5280’s Most Popular Stories in 2012 By Natasha Gardner | December 31, 2012 5280.comNews One of the things we love about you, our readers, is your appetite for the latest food trends—and good old longform journalism. We pulled together a list of 2012’s most read 5280 magazine stories, so that you could revisit a little of both. 1. Top of the TownAdvertisementPartner ContentDenver 7 NewsSouth metro plans for future growthDenver summit to tackle affordable housingRent buy-down program set to launch in AugustHampden Ave. reopens after auto-pedestrian crash 2. Best New Restaurants 3. The 25 Best Restaurants 4. The 35 Best Bars in Denver 5. Top Doctors 6. Top DentistsAdvertisement 7. The Miracle of Molly 8. Reasons to Love Denver 9. 155 Things to Do This Year 10. It’s a Date! 11. Presumed GuiltyAdvertisement 12. Golden Girl 13. The Politics of Killing 14. The Strangest Show on Earth 15. Denver Real Estate 2012 16. The Australian Shepherd is from: A) Australia, B) England, C) Spain, D) None of the AboveAdvertisement 17. Rewrite 18. Chasing a Ghost 19. Direct Fail 20. Go Play Outside!