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PANDEMIC DÉJÀ VU Here we go again. The Spanish Flu pandemic from 1918 helps us put the 2020 version, COVID-19, into perspective.

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6 FEET APART We took a portrait journey around town to find out how people's lives are different from the pandemic. There is a new focus on what is "normal," but is it just taking us back to what it should have been all along?

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AROUNDTOWN

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Celebrate the great outdoors of Colorado with family and friends (from a safe social distance). And then reward yourself with delicious pancakes!

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CHSAA announced in early August a revised schedule to allow for the participation in high school athletics. Cross country, golf, tennis, and softball are currently underway.

Join thousands of commuters on September 22 as they ride their bikes to work. Join them for breakfast on the Cherry Creek Trail under the E-470 overpass.

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Stage 2 Fire Ban

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By order of Sheriff Tony Spurlock, Stage 2 fire restrictions are now in place, restricting open fires, open burning, and fireworks.

Senior Sunrise High School Seniors across the county held their own gatherings to symbolize the start of their senior year.

Parker Incline Parker is getting its very own incllne. Located on the north side of Hess Road near Rueter-Hess Reservoir, it is scheduled to open mid-November. 132 Steps, 232 feet elevation gain.

Neighbor Helping Neighbor

COVID Testing Several COVID-19 diagnostic nasal swab testing events have be held in Douglas County. 200 tests per day were given.

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E D I TO R ' S TA K E BY SEARCH PARKER STAFF

In an article from June of this year, FOX business detailed the experience of a small business owner who was frustrated with the process of trying to navigate through the economic trials caused by COVID. He wrestled through the red tape, bureaucracy, and being downright ignored by his large bank as he tried to gain access to the government's relief funds. As I spoke with local business owners around town, this was an all too often repeated tale. People were fearful of going out of business before they could access the help being offered, just out of their reach. The frustration was obvious and heartbreaking. The big banks with which they thought they had great relationships were now turning their backs on them. People felt helpless. I compared that to my own experience. To be forthright, we do have accounts with several institutions, including Wells Fargo. But as this process began to come to light, we received some great advice from a trusted advisor to go through a Community Bank for the help. 10 SEARCHPARKER | SEPTEMBER 2020

I reached out to Valerie Holden from Champion Bank, just down the street. Valerie was quick to reassure me that they would do everything they could to help us survive and access the relief funds. She and her staff had been working extremely long hours to accommodate the influx of numerous loan applications streaming in. I could hear in her voice that she was tired, but she had answered my call and made me feel like I was the only client the bank had. Valerie put me in touch with Mark Truitt to handle our application going forward. Mark walked us through the process, explained timelines and processes to help aid in our application, then followed up with several phone calls and emails throughout the process until we had been accepted and had money in hand. Despite the difficulties 2020 has brought us, it has also given us insight into some of the great people around us. It has brought to light the resilient spirit of selfless people who serve others. My interaction with Champion Bank was one such encounter. There is good out there; there are champions!


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HISTORYHASHTAG

Barracks hospital in Ft. Collins in 1918 PHOTO COURTESY OF O.J. WATROUS, NATIONAL ARCHIVES

# Déjà Vu A look back at the Spanish Flu of 1918 BY AMBER TUELLER

In the wake of our current worldwide pandemic, we are all reeling and adjusting to each new curve that is thrown our way. With changes to jobs, finances, schools, shopping, public places, social life, and much more, it’s a whole new world. At such a time, it is interesting and educational to take a look back at the last pandemic and how people were affected. Until early in the spring of this year, this scene from a century ago seemed like something only from history. The historic widespread pandemic, which began in the spring of 1918, in a Kansas army camp, quickly spread across the United States and Europe as American troops were sent to fight in World War I. According to history.com, Spain did not have wartime restrictions on the press, unlike many countries that were involved in the war. Spanish journalists were some of the few reporting on the rising epidemic, and thus, the disease became known as the “Spanish flu.” Over two years, 500 million people, nearly a third of the world’s population, was infected. 12 SEARCHPARKER | SEPTEMBER 2020

The Denver Health blog outlined the previous pandemic in our area of the world. A mutated strain of the virus began in Europe in late August and troops traveling the globe spread it around. The disease had been growing in Denver in September, October, and November of 1918. On November 11, 1918, also known as Armistice Day, Coloradans joined the world in celebrating the end of the war. Celebrations and gatherings brought swarms of people onto the streets. Even in the cold weather, citizens donned coats and hats and packed 16th Street Mall. Some opposed restrictions on gatherings and decided to ignore them. A few days later many were in bed with terrible colds, and many died from this deadly disease. The Denver Post published a headline, "All Flu Records Smashed in Denver in Last 24 Hours," on November 27, 1918, stating that the flu had claimed more lives in Denver than all the Coloradans that had been killed in the war. Douglas County Library archives reported "at least one family wiped out in the Cherry Valley area." Self-quarantining, social distancing, and masks were mandated. Wide spread shutdowns were imposed on many businesses. Some school classes were held outside and churches did not gather. The second wave of cases, which often took lives within 24 hours, forced people to take the restrictions more seriously. Many of the same policies that have been put in place in our day are what eventually helped to slow down the spread of the Spanish flu.


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FEATURE

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Portraits of life at a distance in Parker

I won't even pretend, this "social distancing" lifestyle has worked out really well for me. A simplified calendar with nowhere to go, my whole family gathered together, hunkered down and isolated from the world. I don't love what caused it, but I might adopt this as my new lifestyle permanently. That being said, quarantine (in all its various forms) has started to take a toll on everyone. Being isolated has limited our social interactions and deprived us of the basic need for simple touch. Whether a hug, handshake or even a high five, touch is a fundamental way we connect with each other. It has been shown to improve a person’s immune system and sleep cycle, calm your stress response down, and help light up the part of the brain that controls empathy. As reopening begins, we are slowly assimilating to a new normal, one that is six feet apart, putting us farther away from our loved ones, coworkers, and even strangers on the street. But with this new normal, the focus remains on the people close to us.

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Opposite: Today was her 62nd birthday. She and her husband were not only kind enough to take a break from their bike ride to pose for a picture, but she was intent on setting it up in the right place with better scenery. She said she has always loved bike rides, and is so grateful to still have something she can do during this time, although the trails are a lot more crowded now. Coloradans love to stay fit, but COVID has made it more difficult. Thank goodness for the miles of trails in our back yard!


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Opposite: He had just finished loading some groceries into the trunk of a woman's car as she sat patiently in the driver's seat. No contact delivery. I asked if he was willing to help me with a project; it would only take a moment. He smiled politely and stood six feet back from me as I took his picture. I wondered as I thanked him for his time if grocery shopping has changed forever.

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Above: There were no other cars in line when we pulled up, and the men seemed eager to have a car to work on. They gathered hesitantly when I requested a picture. I could hear the comments through their masks, wondering what was happening, analyzing, and finally one of them said, "Smile."

Right: We caught him just in time as he rushed through the parking lot. Before I could even finish asking him about a picture he was motioning to a lrage sign on the door about no entrance without a mask. Being the manager of the assisted living facility, these last six months have been some of his most stressful. Thankfully, they have had very few cases of COVID and have kept everyone safe and healthy. He was happy to pose for the picture, then after a short chat was rushing off again to another responsibilty.


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Above: Her biggest objection to the picture was that her hair was a mess. She was grateful to get outside and inspite of the heat, was enjoying the change. She hadn't seen many family or had much change in her routine since COVID hit.

Above: My wife sent me to get her some lunch as she waited patiently for the firemen to return from lunch to their truck to be able to ask for a picture. They were happy to help.

Left: "What is this for?" The last young man to gather next to the group asked. They struck a pose, not sure if they were supposed to smile or not. They would prefer to be indoors, but the mask mandate isn't worth it to them, so they brave the hot temperatures to play the game they love. As they walked away to continue their game, that same young man asked, "Are lots of girls going to see this?"

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His English was slightly better than my Spanish, which isn't saying much. We struggled through the process of asking for a picture while apologizing for interrupting his work. He didn't seem to mind the break. Even outdoors doing yardwork he had a facecovering. He took it down to make conversing with us a little easier, then replaced it as he got back to work.

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Above: I joked that this group looked more like the Winter Soldier than lifeguards. New direction has them wearing the masks despite being outdoors and almost always distanced over six feet. Guards across the county find themselves protecting us in different ways than just swimming. They don't complain though; they are too busy watching the water and telling people not to run on the pool deck.

Left: As we approached the group of ladies taking a break from their match, you could see their confusion at the court intruders. As we explained our intentions, one of the women jumped to the front and proclaimed herself ready for the centerfold. The other ladies laughed and allowed her the limelight. As the fourth joined us from a phone call she had been on, we recognized we knew each other. We talked about kids, school starting and how it would look, and how tennis has been their outlet during this trying time. The ladies graciously posed for a picture, then strided back onto the court to finish their game. 22 SEARCHPARKER | SEPTEMBER 2020


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HOPERISING I worked to secure a grant of face masks for any local businesses who wanted to have them for their staff and customers, and we implemented sanitation and safety practices in all our Town facilities. Similar measures were implemented at the County level and all of our preplanning and adjustments have been very successful. Here we are, closer to the end of 2020 and Douglas County...AND Parker… have fared extremely well in the battle against COVID. Our health care systems are far from stretched and are prepared to handle what the future holds. Our operations in the Town are strong and our tax base is very stable. In fact, thanks to our citizens still spending money locally, we were able to roll back some of the project cuts and eliminate all furlough days for our staff for 2020. WE ASKED AN EXPERT

The state of our town during the pandemic Mayor Mike Waid talks about the Town of Parker through COVID

Many people have worked hard and should be thanked during this time, but none more so than YOU...our great citizens of Parker. Because you have been diligent about washing your hands, staying home if not feeling well, following state mandates and doing what YOU feel is best to protect you and your family, our infection numbers, hospitalizations, and deaths are extremely low. Keep up the good work and keep supporting each other and our local businesses.

What crazy times we are in! I’m sure we would all agree that 2020 has presented many challenges to all of us. Most of all COVID-19 has affected every aspect of our lives and the Town of Parker has been hard at work keeping things on track for our citizens.

Many things change on a daily basis in regards to COVID, so keep yourself informed with the latest updates and data. The Town of Parker has compiled a central resource area where you can find all you need to know about what is going on with COVID. Simply go online to ParkerOnline.org/COVID19 to get up to date information and links to online resources like Tri-County Health and the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment.

Early in the year the Town decided to make some pre-emptive changes to help handle the unknown effects of the virus on our citizens and our local economy. Town Council revised our operating budget for the remainder of 2020 to reflect an anticipated reduction in sales tax and we cut expenses to help manage our operations.

Again, I’d like to give a big THANK YOU to all of you...our amazing citizens...for supporting each other during these crazy times. Please take care of yourself, those around you, and please keep supporting locally owned businesses in Parker.

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THE GUIDE THE BEST PLACES TO DINE IN DOUGLAS COUNTY

In the interest of providing the 50 best dining options in Douglas County, we must be able to personally recommend each listing. The guide is subject to change from month to month. If you have a suggestion for inclusion on the list, email us at contribute@tuellers.com.

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WEST MAIN TAPROOM & GRILL

Asian fusion

Located inside the new Laszlo Hotel, West Main is positioned to be a destination hot spot. With a large patio and a modern, open venue, the menu compliments the ambiance and boasts a "thoughtful and honest" take on cuisine.

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JUNZ

Offering a Chinese and Vietnamese-centric menu in a relaxed atmosphere. 17001 Lincoln Ave, #A, Parker 303-840-7338 $$

DANCING NOODLE

A small, family owned, dinein and take-out restaurant that serves authentic homestyle Thai food. 10841 S. Crossroads Dr., Suite 10, Parker 303-805-3880 $$

INDOCHINE

A local go-to for quality home-style cuisine. This Parker fixture is known for a fresh, creative menu. 19751 E Mainstreet, Parker 720-851-8559 $$

JOHN HOLLY’S

Chinese and Thai dishes that are nothing less than the culinary equivalent of an exotic adventure. 9232 Park Meadows Dr, Lone Tree 303-768-9088 $$

A favorite sushi place in town with a unique blend of Japanese and French at its very best. 11211 S. Dransfeldt Rd., Parker 720-851-1005 $$

BAKERY/DESSERTs BEST BUDDIES

A favorite stop for a unique, cozy atmosphere. Made-from-scratch soups, sandwiches, salads and sweets. Friendly service with a smile. 200 Perry St., Castle Rock 303-660-1935 $$

LA BAGUETTE DE NORMANDY

Certified master chef and chocolatier Michael Dupont serves a little piece of France right here in Colorado. 16524 Keystone Blvd, Unit C, Parker 303-805-9130 $

LA PETITE CREPERIE

HICKORY HOUSE

BARBEQUE

OLD WEST BBQ

The spot to grab madeto-order crepes. Sweet or savory, you can’t go wrong. 19751 Mainstreet, Parker 720-638-9722 $ (EC)

BIG JIMS

Don’t be fooled by this being a food truck; if you like southern BBQ, this is your place. Corner of Parker Rd and Longs Way, Parker $$$

GQUE BBQ

Award-winning roadhouse doles out wood-smoked ribs, brisket, & pork. Don’t miss the garlic mashed potatoes. 8433 Park Meadows Center Dr., Suite 143B, Lone Tree 303-729-2506 $$

HANGRY OHANA

Hawaiian BBQ with a Texas twist. A local favorite and family friendly. 10471 S. Parker Rd., Parker 720-287-2516 $

The Parker tradition. Known for their baby back ribs, but don’t miss the pulled pork and barbeque chicken. 10335 S Parker Rd, Parker 303-805-9742 $$ (EC) A hidden gem with familyfriendly pricing. Don’t miss out on their breakfast burritos. 107 Wolfensberger Rd., Castle Rock 303-660-6340 $

BREW PUB 20 MILE TAP HOUSE

Best known for their burgers and wings. Make sure to catch Trivia Tuesdays. 12543 N Hwy 83, Parker 303-841-6782 $$

ROCKYARD BREWING CO.

Douglas County’s longest running brew pub. Steaks, burgers, pizza and Cream of Jalapeño soup! 880 Castleton Road, Castle Rock 303-814-9273 $$ SEPTEMBER 2020 | SEARCHPARKER 27


TAILGATE TAVERN & GRILL

Your neighborhood tavern for breakfast, lunch or dinner. Sports bar with live music not to miss on the weekends. 19552 E. Mainstreet, Parker 303-841-7179 $$

THE LIBRARY CO. BAR & KITCHEN

Offering great food & amazing drinks in a relaxed and warm atmosphere. Clear and simple menu options. 3911 Ambrosia St., Suite 101, Castle Rock 720-389-5986 $$

ITalian CRANELLI’S

Comfort Italian food in a rustic, cozy, casual familyoriented format. 10047 Park Meadows Dr., Lone Tree 303-799-3661 $$

DANIELLE’S SCRATCH KITCHEN

Stylish, energetic eatery offering elevated Italian fare with an emphasis on great customer service. 872 Happy Canyon Rd. Suite 100, Castle Rock 303-524-9788 $$$

PORTOFINO

Authentic Italian eatery featuring pizza, pasta, calzones and heros. The local “go-to” for fresh Italian. 10920 S Parker Rd, Parker 303-841-9900 $$

SCILEPPI’S

A modern Italian restaurant focused on family recipes and premium ingredients. 210 Third St., Castle Rock 303-688-9000 $$

VIA BACI

Neapolitan pizzas join modern Italian fare at this casual eatery featuring a full bar & patio. 10005 Commons St, Lone Tree 303-790-0828 $$

MEXICAN ADRIANNA’S

Intimate Mexican eatery for authentic cuisine in a relaxed ambiance. Great for parties. 7272 E Hwy 86, Franktown 303-663-7800 $$ 28 SEARCHPARKER | SEPTEMBER 2020

CASA MARIACHI

Unassuming local joint serving up straight-forward Mexican plates. 9771 S Parker Rd, Parker 720-842-5105 $$

LA CASITA

Vibrant, cantina-style eatery offering Mexican cuisine in a laid-back atmopshere. 18951 E Mainstreet, Parker 720-842-5181 $$

LAS DELICIAS

Bare-bones, family-owned local Tex-Mex eats for breakfast, lunch & dinner. 19553 E Mainstreet, Parker 303-840-0325 $

LOS DOS POTRILLOS

Elegant family-owned eatery. There’s a combo dish to please everyone. 19340 Cottonwood Dr., Parker 303-840-6574 $$

LOS VOLCANES

Don’t miss the Carnitas! And bring your appetite for the large portions. 10471 S. Parker Rd., Parker 303-841-0160 $$ (EC)

new american CASTLE CAFE

Set in a former 1890s hotel. Plating hearty American fare like pan-fried chicken & burgers. 403 Wilcox St, Castle Rock 303-814-2233 $$

COLORADO CORK & KEG

Uniquely fun sports bar with a creative menu of brats and dogs. 971 Park St., Castle Rock 303-660-2399 $

CRAVE

A favorite gourmet burger joint. Imaginative menu with amazing handcrafted shakes. 3982 Limelight Ave, Castle Rock 303-814-2829 $$

MANNA

A casual sit-down destination with a menu that reflects Colorado’s growing season. 2350 Meadows Blvd., Castle Rock 720-455-3664 $

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The Parker landmark located right downtown offers a locally-sourced menu. Great service and large portions. 19420 Mainstreet, Parker 720-389-8105 $$ (EC) A local favorite for breakfast or lunch. American, Greek or Mexican dishes. 313 Jerry St., Castle Rock 303-688-6746 $$ (N)

RORY’S

Comfort food and baked goods at their finest. Don’t see it on the menu? Ask for it! 11020 S Pikes Peak Dr., Parker 720-708-2889 $$ (EC)

SIERRA

High-end, wood-fired kitchen with a warm ambiance, preparing select American dishes. 10680 Cabela Dr., Lone Tree 303-662-8800 $$

THE CHICKEN SHACK

Chicken wings, fingers, fries, and burgers. Great owners that always make you feel welcome. 11211 S Dransfeldt Rd., Parker 720-504-5044 $

THE EGG & U

From healthy to savory, a variety of breakfast, brunch and lunch options that are sure to please anyone's pallet. 18901 Mainstreet, Parker 303-840-3343 $ (N)

A modern and open venue that boasts thoughtful and honest cuisine. A haven for the gluten-free crowd. 18595 Mainstreet, Parker 720-826-3689 $$ (N)

ANTONIO’S

A traditional family-style Italian pizza restaurant with a Brooklyn flair. 12947 S Parker Rd., Parker 720-851-5300 $

ARTISAN

Delicious Neapolitan-style pizza that makes each dish an individual work of art! And don’t forget dessert. 12311 Pine Bluffs Way, Parker 303-840-0518 $

COLORADOUGH

A refreshing take on madefrom-scratch pizza. So fresh they don’t even have a freezer! 17860 Cottonwood Dr., Parker 303-386-3333 $$

LIL’ RICCI’S

New York pizzas & other red sauce staples in a low-key setting. Can’t miss the garlic knots. 16526 Keystone Blvd, Parker 303-220-7422 $$

PARRY’S

NY-style pizza, wings, & casual Italian eats, in kidfriendly quarters. 5650 Allen Way, Castle Rock 303-814-8686 $$


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STEAKHOUSE DUKE’S

Rustic restaurant featuring beef & seafood dishes, plus a sports tavern with an Irish vibe. 363 Village Square Lane, Castle Pines 303-814-2487 $$$

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