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  • 2007 - National Council on Crime and Delinquency/Prevention for a Safer Society Award, published October 19, 2006

    "All Grown Up"

  • 2006 - National Council on Crime and Delinquency/Prevention for a Safer Society Award, published December 1, 2005

    "Focus on the Family"

2005 Stories by Jessica Centers

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  • Shop Over

    published December 15, 2005

    Where's one of the best places to shop in Denver if you shun crowded malls and bustling Wal-Marts? Why, Denver International Airport, of course.... More >>

  • Focus on the Family

    published December 1, 2005

    Standing alone in the crowded hallway outside Denver Juvenile Court, Tiffany McAdam folds her arms tightly across her chest to calm her shaking.... More >>

  • Follow That Story

    published December 1, 2005

    The Denver Dumb Friends League has charged the owner of a Denver-area horse rescue with six counts of neglect, alleging that animals in his charge... More >>

  • Cloud Nine

    published November 17, 2005

    Jenni Przekwas is a self-proclaimed angel living on Capitol Hill. Her home is decorated in deep reds, calmed by candles and soft music. Quotes... More >>

  • Voice Over

    published October 27, 2005

    All eyes were on Mike Hoover. The 33-year-old autistic man had a typing machine propped in front of him and his mother at his side. The room was... More >>

  • Beating a Dead Horse

    published September 29, 2005

    Bill Stiffler sits on the front porch of his office, his sun-crisped face shaded by the wide brim of his white cowboy hat. He's watching over the... More >>

  • The Last Refugees

    published September 15, 2005

    "I feel for these people, because we were there as refugees." That's what Trinh Chu has been telling clients -- she asks the non-Vietnamese to... More >>

  • Teen Angles

    published September 15, 2005

    Genesis: Focus on the Family packed them in like sardines. At $35 a head, more than 1,500 teens, parents and youth-group leaders had... More >>

  • Inside Outsiders

    published August 11, 2005

    WED, 8/17 In 1947, the first Edinburgh International Festival -- a post-war attempt to reunite Europe through art -- was crashed by... More >>

  • Dead Denverites Walking

    published February 24, 2005

    Kevin Pharris's career as a tour guide began when he was teaching English as a Second Language. His immigrant students imagined getting mugged,... More >>

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