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As one of Denver’s last remaining locally owned media outlets, 5280 takes seriously its responsibility to serve the Mile High City with journalism that meets the highest standards. Your support helps make that possible, which why we’re proud to announce that 5280 was recently honored with three prestigious awards from the City and Regional Magazine Association. In addition, CRMA also named 5280 as one of the five best big-city regional magazines in the country. We invite you to check out our award-winning work.

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—Photos by Morgan Rachel Levy

Still Life

Giselle Gutierrez-Ruiz spent nearly two decades locked up in a Colorado prison—until he was released this past November. Read our story, which played a significant role in the court’s decision to free him.


—Illustrations by Kirsten Ulve

The 5280 Guide to Buying (Locally Made, Original) Artwork

Denver’s creative community has so much to offer, yet many of us are still hanging mass-produced prints from Pottery Barn on our walls. Why? Because no one ever gave us the tools for—nor taught us the importance of—purchasing thoughtfully crafted works from artists in our communities. That is, until now.


Table Talk

Our award-winning food editors take you inside Denver’s ever-evolving food scene—from restaurant openings and reviews to local events and can’t-miss dishes—in this newsletter, which is delivered directly to your inbox every Tuesday.



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