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7 min ago | Business Journal
A Denver watering hole has been picked as one of five "Great American beer bars" in an online survey hosted by the Brewers Association's website. Falling Rock Tap House, at 1919 Blake St., achieved the elite list by being the top vote getter in the mountain-west region.
4 hrs ago | Denver Post
Denver Mayor Michael B. Hancock delivers the annual State of the City address at the Denver Art Museum's Ponti Hall on Monday, July 14, 2014 in Denver. Denver city officials have proposed a 2015 budget that would pay for dozens more jail deputies, expansion of the independent monitor's office, two police recruit classes and body cameras for most officers.
5 hrs ago | Denver Post
An RTD commuter light rail unit passes the Gates Rubber Co. manufacturing plant at 999 S. Broadway, Denver.
6 hrs ago | CW2 Colorado KWGN-TV
The Denver Police Department said on its Twitter account that a man and a woman were armed and robbed a jewelry store at West Seventh Avenue and Federal Boulevard about 11 a.m. The suspects then led police on a chase before they were finally apprehended at Park Avenue West and Glenarm Place. #BREAKING : #DPD responded to a robbery that occurred at 7th & federal.
6 hrs ago | Examiner.com
What is a cat cafe? It's a place where people can gather, hang out, sip beverages and read or bring a laptop; a place to meet with friends. To most of us, that sounds like the neighborhood coffee shop, lounge or bookstore.
9 hrs ago | Business Journal
The reality: Chase , the second-largest bank in metro Denver by deposits, had record small business loan originations in the second quarter and lent more than $19 billion overall to U.S. small businesses in 2013. And Wells Fargo & Co ., the largest bank in Denver, has set a goal to extend $100 billion in new small business loans by 2018.
13 hrs ago | American Reporter
Just a few blocks from Martin Luther King Blvd. but seven miles from downtown, the Denver County Sheriff's Dept. today unveiled a collection of big steel cages - paid for by a $500,000 grant from the Democrats - for protestors arrested at their presidential nomnating convention here next week.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 05:52 pm
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