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Top of the Town 2014

5280

July 2014

Features

All Aboard: Denver’s Union Station

Over more than a decade, the Union Station renovation evolved from a relatively simple project into an unprecedented achievement in urban planning and design. This month, we’ll finally see the fruits of one of Denver’s most significant civic endeavors—ever.

Department

Doobie Brothers

Will the legalization of marijuana turn Denver into a live music mecca? Or will it be business as usual? A report from the front lines.

Booked Up

Fort Collins–based Unite for Literacy wants to give 100 books to every child in Colorado—for free. And it’s figured out how to do it.

From the Editor

Front Range

Scene

Eat and Drink

Salt to Taste

At Frasca Food and Wine, sipping sport drinks is part of the kitchen’s quality-control regimen. 

Backstory

Wild Things

Forget roses from the florist. Colorado’s summer wildflower season offers a breathtaking natural display—if you know where, and when, to look. 

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