The Earl Grey chai latte from Platform T
—Photo by Sarah Boyum
Although Denver’s thriving coffee scene has been widely celebrated, the city is also home to a slew of fantastic tea-centric cafes. Whether tea is your warming beverage of choice or you’re just looking for a break from your standard latte, visit one of these local shops for a quick morning pick-me-...
February 22 2017, 10:00 AM
"Seven Magic Mountains," an installation on the Free-Range Art Highway. Photograph courtesy of Gianfranco Gorgoni.
Las Vegas’ average March highs (high 60s to low 70s) might hover only a few degrees above Denver’s, but Nevada’s temperate weather isn’t punctuated by the occasional blizzard. All the more reason to jump on a cheap flight to the Silver State for a snow-free spring escape.
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Evil Cheesey performs an illegal jump in Boulder in the late ‘70s. —Courtesy of Chris Leising and Jack Hanley
November 1 — Font of Creativity
As Denver has grown in size and stature, so has its art scene, making it challenging for lesser-known artists to get noticed. Lynn Baker hopes to help ameliorate that problem with the Passion4Arts Showcase, which the Centennial resident will present...
If you’ve lived in Colorado for more than a week, you know to pack a raincoat, a sweater, and sunglasses no matter the season. A new satellite could help lighten that load. Once it enters orbit on November 19, the GOES-R satellite, built by engineers at Littleton-based Lockheed Martin, will scan...
Boat tours of Twin Lakes come with a striking view of 14,539-foot Mt. Elbert.
—Photo by Mike Fennell
Not all Coloradans delight in freestyling through more than a mile of frigid waves. Fortunately, those interested in lake leisure (as opposed to labor) have more than 2,000 bodies of water to choose from. And since most of them are nearly as chilly as Dillon Reservoir, they’re also ideal late-...
Moxie's falafel waffle bowl makes for a quick, healthy lunch. —Photo by Rachel Adams
Broadway certainly doesn’t suffer from a shortage of restaurants or watering holes. But that didn’t stop veteran chef Dylan Moore, the former owner of now-shuttered spots Deluxe and Delite, from finding a niche to fill along the busy roadway.
Just over a month ago, Moore opened Moxie Eatery...
July 25 2016, 11:42 AM
The secret to taking an action shot with a smartphone is below.
Summertime means more road trips, more hikes, more backyard barbecues—basically, more reasons to Instagram. To ensure your posts aren’t overshadowed by your friends’ shots, we asked Roddy MacInnes, a photography professor at the University of Denver who also teaches courses on iPhone imagery at...
—Image courtesy of Mattress Firm Foster Kids
Hand-Up Handbags: Spring is the perfect time to clean out your closet—and thanks to this charity drive, your hand-me-downs can make a difference for local women escaping abusive relationships. Fill a purse (or two) with toiletries, first-aid items, feminine hygiene products, gift cards, and...
May 23 2016, 11:30 AM