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    Tales from Towne: Continuing the Legacy of “Father of Lakewood”

    By: Latia Henderson Published: November 10th, 2015

    The grandson of “Father of Lakewood” was the recent Mayor in Young AmeriTowne!  James Jeff “Jim” Richey is known as the “Father of Lakewood” for his push to create what is now the state’s fifth-largest city — and then serving… Read the rest


    Sponsor Spotlight: Lutheran Medical Center

    By: Latia Henderson Published: October 19th, 2015

    Today we are shining our spotlight on Lutheran Medical Center, a proud supporter of the medical center “shop” at Young AmeriTowne Belmar. Young AmeriTowne is an award-winning educational program serving over 25,600 Colorado 5th graders (53% of all Denver metro… Read the rest


    Isabelle May, Charming Wine Charms & Mentor, Maureen Tarrant Fitzgerald

    By: Latia Henderson Published: September 29th, 2015

    Winner at Celebration for Young Entrepreneurs, Age Category 6-11 At age 11, Isabelle May has already founded her second business. “My friend Sarah and I started Funky Flip Flops when we were seven,” says the serial entrepreneur, and she used… Read the rest


    RJ Duarte, Green Worx Landscaping & Lawn Service & Mentor Jeremy Ostermiller

    By: Latia Henderson Published: September 29th, 2015

    Winner at Celebration for Young Entrepreneurs, Age Category 12-15 RJ Duarte (15) was just eight years old when he inherited an eight-yard lawn mowing business from his brother. By his third season, “I got serious and invested my savings back into my business.”… Read the rest


    InTune String Ensemble & Mentors Chuck Morris and Danny Sax

    By: Latia Henderson Published: September 29th, 2015

    Winners at Celebration for Young Entrepreneurs, Age Category 16-21 Ethan Durell – Viola | Madeline “Maddie” Gesi – Viola | Eloise Hodges – Violin | Natalie Hodges – Violin | Ben Roberts – Cello | Grace Willis – Violin In a unique twist… Read the rest