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Your Newcomer’s Guide to Denver

Everything you need to know about living in—and exploring!—the Mile High City.


April 2016

From the Editor


The Dark Side of Fitness

Inside the often unfortunate, sometimes weird, and occasionally gruesome drawbacks of fitness fanaticism.

The Elements of Spring Style

For this season’s warm days, build a wardrobe featuring decorative fabrics, bold prints, and statement-making shoes and accessories.


Missing In Action

The curious case of a rogue Air Force pilot—and four missing bombs.

Front Range

Batter Up

We asked Colorado Rockies skipper Walt Weiss about how his lineup works.

Talking Yourself Out Of A Ticket

The Denver parking magistrate’s office can reduce or even dismiss your traffic fine. But first you’ve got to make your case.

It’s Easy Being Green

Easier than you're making it, anyway. Here, a by-the-numbers guide to recycling in Denver.


The Lumineers release their sophomore album this month.


Digital Da Vinci

Digital artist Android Jones helps you make contact with extraterrestrials.

Get in Shape for Summer

We developed fitness equations to get you in shape for Colorado's favorite warm-weather excursions.

High Notes

Pioneers who will be inducted into the Colorado Music Hall of Fame this month.

Leading Lady

This month, Lannie Garrett takes the stage at the Colorado Music Hall of Fame ceremony as both the headliner and an honoree.

Secret Storage

When your closet can't hold all your junk, send it away in a Closetbox.

Spring Spruce-Up

Local tech startup Havenly solves your interior design dilemmas, at a bargain rate.

Hot Wheels

Make your own bicycle frame—from bamboo.

Go Fly A Kite

Seriously: now is the perfect time to launch in Denver.

Eat and Drink

Around Town: Flights

Flights have moved beyond the confines of the wine-tasting room. Here are some of Denver’s most inspired interpretations of the trend.


Hallowed Halls

What's a Hall of Fame like when many of the inductees are not, ahem, famous? We visited five in Colorado to find out.

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