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During the holiday season, many people reconnect with their faith. [caption id="attachment_6711" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Reverend Jim George, who lives at Wind Crest, volunteers 10 to 15 hours a week at Sky Ridge Medical Center as a chaplain.

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Carpenters are limited only by their imaginations in the Wind Crest wood shop. The members, who number close to 40, churn out dozens of projects each year and have hundreds more on their to-do lists. We ll give anything a try, says Len Hilgartner, who lives at Wind Crest and manages its wood shop. We ll try and make anything for anyone, he adds enthusiastically.

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For Barbara Morris, M.D., the day doesn t end after her regular office hours at Wind Crest s medical center. [caption id="attachment_6341" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Barbara Morris, M.D., heads up Wind Crest s medical center by day and volunteers her expertise at Family Tree by night."]

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Bea and Robert Hansen were ready to move to Wind Crest in Highlands Ranch. Their old two-story home near the West Woods Golf Course in Arvada was becoming a handful to maintain. When we first started looking to move, I thought I could just sell it myself, says Mrs. Hansen, who has years of experience as a real estate broker.

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What do you think of when you hear faraway places, homecoming, and first date ? [caption id="attachment_6328" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Mary Cooprider holds up one of the two volumes the Wisdom Writers have compiled.

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Stroll through the Evergreen Crossing neighborhood at Wind Crest, and you re likely to hear soft piano chords coming from Kathryn Kay Nickolls home. [caption id="attachment_2994" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Kay Nickolls has been playing piano since age 7.

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Wind Crestheld its first red-carpet, Hollywood-style movie premier last month. [caption id="attachment_2986" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Wind Crest resident Elly Anderson sits with her granddaughter, actress AnnaSophia Robb.
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Evans was honored by the governor for working to protect a key wildlife habitat; urging the routing of I-70 over Vail Pass, a direction far less destructive to wildlife habitat; and serving as a prime advocate for establishing a walleye fishery in the state. But a plane crash while serving in World War II almost made none of his later work for green initiatives possible.

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Last month, a few Wind Crest residents invited their friends to their new home for breakfast.