The kids race from the 2013 Let Freedom Run 5K, 10K and Kids Race. —Ryan Levander Photography
Extreme Community Makeover Work Day: Join Extreme Communtiy Makeover for one of their weekly work days. Participants may remove graffiti, do landscaping, paint buildings or fences, or other projects requested by the residents. Groups from churches, companies, families or schools as well as...
June 29 2015, 9:00 AM
If they play this summer right, the Nuggets shouldn't be looking up at the rest of the NBA for long.
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If you made a drinking game out of Thursday's NBA Draft by taking a sip every time someone on the ESPN crew said “wingspan” or “upside,” you are reading this with a wicked hangover.
The five-hour telecast ushered in the league’s lastest era of future stars, busts, and what's-his-names. Now we...
June 26 2015, 12:40 PM
Josh Caucutt on his pedicab.
Denver continues to push the bicycle as a viable means of transportation, with new bike-share stations and bike lanes popping up all over town. Also increasing in scope is the pedicab business. Josh Caucutt is a Denver pedal cabbie who sees himself as a tour guide to the city—tweeting about his...
June 26 2015, 9:00 AM
Coming to a tavern near you?
The legalization of recreational marijuana for adult use in Colorado came with an agreement that, in Denver, public consumption of it would remain a no-no.
Now some prominent local activists are advocating for a change to that restriction. Mason Tvert and Brian Vicente are helping...
June 23 2015, 9:01 AM
This year's Sand in the City Festival will feature a contest winner's personal photo made into a larger-than-life sand sculpture. —Photo Courtesy of Visit Arvada
4th Annual Children’s Classic at Perry Park: The Project One Foundation will host this year’s Children’s Classic golf tournament at Perry Park Country Club in Larkspur. Proceeds from the tournament will support health research at Children’s Hospital Colorado. The event will feature food,...
June 22 2015, 10:30 AM
Malone's task: Make this building buzz again. —Courtesy of Shutterstock
First, the good news: Mike Malone, the newly hired coach of the Denver Nuggets, was voted the top assistant in the league by NBA general managers in 2012 after he helped instill a defensive mentality into a moribund Golden State Warriors franchise. The Warriors' commitment to D complimented their...
June 19 2015, 9:00 AM
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At the time of my visit with Cory Gardner in Washington, D.C., this past spring, the senator’s office was a small series of windowless basement rooms inside the Dirksen Senate Office Building, a few hundred yards from the United States Capitol. I feel compelled to tell you here that you should not...
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Of all the amazing attributes Denver gets credit for (craft beer! fitness! marijuana!), its golf courses languish low on the list. That's a shame, because the Mile High City boasts a litany of intriguing, well-tended layouts that ensure you'll have a swinging good time no matter what your handicap...
June 17 2015, 12:15 PM