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Aurora police and fire to move to new training facility

The first thing that hits you is the smell - from decades of mold forming inside the World War II-era barracks that have served as the Aurora Police Department's training facility for 15 years. The buildings are so outdated that a "hot wire" was run from one barracks to another just to have Internet access at the training center on the former Fitzsimons Army Base, now the Anschutz Medical Campus.

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Sun Sep 14, 2014

303 Magazine

Hindsight: "Pippin"

A typical Broadway musical this is not. With choreography in the spirit of Bob Fosse, unbelievable acrobatics and a story line that digs deep into the soul, "Pippin" surpasses the expectations of your average Broadway musical-goer.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Now Playing Onstage in Denver - Week of 9/14/2014

PIPPIN Buell Theatre- Denver Center for the Performing Arts 9/6-9/20/2014 Royal heir Pippin is spurred on by a mysterious group of performers to embark on a death-defying journey to find his "corner of the sky." The original production of PIPPIN, directed by Bob Fosse , premiered on Broadway in 1972.

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Canon City Daily Record Newspaper

Flood-damaged Colorado roads are getting a makeover

One of the largest road rebuilding projects in state history is being conducted so highways and streets can better take another roundhouse punch by Mother Nature. At least that's the consensus of state transportation officials who saw 486 miles of roadway closed by September 2013 flooding.

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Denver Post

Colorado foster care youth less likely to graduate than homeless kids

Latisha Alvarado Barrington, a psychology major at the University of Colorado Denver, prepares to leave the Auraria Campus on Wednesday. Barrington faced a lot of hurdles growing up in the foster care system.

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Denver Post

Promise for pot-banking co-op sees little progress since it was law

Sally Vander Veer of Medicine Man, left, hands the bags of cash to the crews from Blue Line Protection Group to pay Medicine Man's state taxes. Despite 11th-hour success at pressing Colorado legislators to pass a measure that would allow the marijuana industry to create the world's first pot-banking cooperative, no one has officially attempted to create one.

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Denver Post

Denver's low-income Sun Valley targeted for "eco district" overhaul

Eight-year-old Darius Parham, a student at Fairview Elementary, shares a smile with his mother, Whitney, and his 1-year-old brother, Shavar, after school. They were heading to the Sun Valley Youth Center.

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Sat Sep 13, 2014

Denver Post

Group against widening I-70 says turning it into a boulevard better idea

Instead of widening Interstate 70 to stop traffic gridlock through Denver, one group proposes demolishing a stretch of the highway, turning it into a boulevard and diverting truck traffic around the city. Replacing highways with boulevards is an urban planning strategy that has been relied upon increasingly in big cities across the country, Denver City Auditor Dennis Gallagher said Saturday at a public forum at the McNichols Building in downtown Denver.

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TheDenverChannel

2 Escaped convicts captured in Colorado Springs

Two convicts who escaped from a Department of Corrections work crew in Denver on Thursday were captured in Colorado Springs on Friday. Manual Rodriguez, 32, was arrested Friday morning at a convenience store in the 4000 block of Academy Boulevard, our sister station KRDO-TV reported.

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Denver Post

Person seriously hurt in Denver motorcycle accident

A motorcyclist was seriously injured after losing control of the bike on northbound Interstate 25 late Saturday morning and crashing, authorities say. The crash happened just before noon on I-25 between Downing Street and University Avenue, said Sonny Jackson, denver police spokesman.

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BroadwayWorld.com

Matthew Lopez Named 2014-15 Denver Center Playwriting Fellow

The Denver Center for the Performing Arts has announced the appointment of Matthew Lopez as Denver Center Playwriting Fellow for the 2014/15 Theatre Company season. Denver audiences will remember Lopez as the playwright of The Legend of Georgia McBride and The Whipping Man.

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CBS Local

Driver Arrested After Hitting Several Cars, Running From Englewood Police

Police arrested a parole violator Friday morning after the suspect eluded police in a stolen car and crashed into several vehicles during the pursuit. Englewood police took Dillon Ninneman, 25, into custody peacefully a short time later.

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Denver Post

Review: A show of dark delights, "Pippin" dazzles in Denver launch

That might be the easy response to the national tour of "Pippin," which had its dazzling launch Wednesday. Director Diane Paulus' take on Stephen Schwartz and Roger Hirson's 1972 Broadway musical about a bright if entitled prince on a quest for meaning is a high-wire act of pleasure and smarts.

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Fri Sep 12, 2014

CBS Local

Flood Recovery Continues, But Deep Scars Remain

In the disaster zone left behind after the September 2013 flood, there are still numerous side roads and rural driveways that need to be repaired. When heavy rains fell over the Front Range foothills, the water traveled by any means necessary to make it to lower elevations, where it eventually met the South Platte River.

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TheDenverChannel

Was $200K Denver pot shop robbery an inside job?

Frost Advisory issued September 12 at 5:16PM MDT expiring September 13 at 9:00AM MDT in effect for: Cheyenne, Kit Carson, Yuma Frost Advisory issued September 12 at 2:49PM MDT expiring September 13 at 8:00AM MDT in effect for: Crowley, El Paso, Fremont, Pueblo Frost Advisory issued September 12 at 10:22AM MDT expiring September 13 at 7:00AM MDT in effect for: Adams, Arapahoe, Elbert, Larimer, Lincoln, Logan, Morgan, Phillips, Sedgwick, Washington, Weld DENVER - An Erie man has been arrested in a nearly $200,000 robbery of a Denver marijuana store that police and the owner suspect may have been an inside job.

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Business Journal

CU Denver's use of downtown development brings largest enrollment ever

Denver's new $60.5 million Auraria campus building will help accommodate the incoming freshman class, said Associate Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs Raul Cardenas Jr. Leveraging downtown Denver's focus on transit-oriented development to attract new students has worked very well for some universities. In fact, the University of Colorado Denver's Associate Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs Raul Cardenas Jr. said it's one of the biggest reasons the college's freshman class was the largest ever.

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Denver Westword

Ten Top Dining and Drinking Events in Denver This Weekend

Downtown Denver will be taken over by an army of the un-dead this weekend -- but there are also more dignified ways to enjoy yourself in the days to come. Here's a taste of what's on the culinary calendar... Brew at the Zoo will offer guests unlimited beer and food samples from more than forty breweries and twenty restaurants, live entertainment and after-hours access to the Denver Zoo when doors to the event open at 7 p.m. Tickets are $85 but sales ended yesterday; see if there's any hope for you here .

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Denver Post

Afternoon Headlines: New election polls, snow overnight and more

Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper's race against Republican Bob Beauprez was too close to call in a new Denver Post poll in which voters indicated they were still getting familiar with the challenger. + Our senatorial poll showed that Sen. Mark Udall retained his lead over challenger Rep. Cory Gardner, but the race could go "either way."

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Denver Post

Metro Denver has sixth-least expensive car insurance in the nation

Late afternoon traffic makes its way down C-470 near Wadsworth Boulevard in Littleton, Colorado on August 20, 2014. The Denver metropolitan area has the sixth cheapest car insurance in the nation, according to a report released Thursday by insuranceQuotes.com.

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Thu Sep 11, 2014

Denver Post

Ex-CIA chief Petraeus, master of 'surge' in Iraq, gives 9/11 talk

Retired U.S. Gen. David Petraeus is expected to address national security threats - and President Obama's stepped-up approach against Islamic State fighters in Iraq and Syria - during a Sept.

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