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A social network just for Dream House Acres

by tamara on September 6, 2014, no comments

On my to-do list for quite a while was to explore the online opportunities uniting local neighborhoods and the residents. And then I got a postcard at my door from a neighbor who was already part of one (thanks John!). The Dream House Acres hub at NextDoor just added its 100th member today. It’s a very […]

S. Adams Drive getting a pavement makeover

by tamara on August 28, 2014, no comments

It’s that time of year again! The city is once again repaving (at least) one road in Dream House Acres. The lucky recipient: S. Adams Drive, starting at the intersection of S. Steele Street. This could get messy for those cutting through on Steele Street (where, at least for today, Steele is a one-lane road […]

Sierra Trading Post, Nekter juice bar coming soon

by tamara on August 5, 2014, no comments

Go away for half the summer and miss out! Yes, I know. It’s been months — months! — since the blog’s last post. [insert excuse here]. Anyhoo… For those of us who were not in Dream House Acres this summer: New stores are coming soon to Cherry Hills Marketplace, down at Orchard and University. Store #1: […]

Pharmacy coming to neighborhood this Spring

by tamara on February 16, 2014, no comments

The signs are up, at least on the windows. Pharmaca, an “Integrative Pharmacy” plans to open right next to the new Trader Joe’s in Cherry Hills Marketplace. According to Pharmaca’s site, the store will open in May 2014. I’ve never heard of Pharmaca. It looks like another California export with multiple stores in the northern […]

Trader Joe’s really is opening in Greenwood Village on Valentine’s Day

by tamara on February 10, 2014, 2 comments

UPDATE: It’s February 14, 2014 just after 8 a.m. and yes, Trader Joe’s opened on time and with a long line! See you there! Click HERE to see a picture from 8 a.m. of our new neighborhood grocery store. _____________________________________________________________________________________ Stopped by Cherry Hills Marketplace just to the west of Dream House Acres this afternoon and […]