Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently oversees Westword's news blog.
12 hours ago | Marijuana
As we've reported, the Denver cops issued around 160 citations during 4/20 events over the weekend, despite insisting that they "ain't hatin'." And at the moment of this post's scheduled publication, attendees at a 4/20 political rally at Lincoln ...
13 hours ago | Comment of the Day
Our recent post about Colorado's hottest housing markets pointed out that many properties are currently going for well above the asking price. "Buyers run from listing to listing, trying to avoid being eaten by the competition," notes the Denver M...
14 hours ago | Denver Blogs
Denver blog posts are always looking for a bargain. At our Arts & Culture blog, Susan Froyd celebrates the five best flea markets in metro Denver. Purple Row's Bryan Kilpatrick advises Rockies fans not to hit the panic button, even though the ...
16 hours ago | News
Earlier this month, we reported about the sad and mysterious death of Alex Quiros, a 21-year-old cadet at the Air Force Academy. The cause of Quiros's death has still not been made public two weeks since his passing. Now, there's more concern for ...
17 hours ago | Sports
Tim Tebow's time in Denver has become a part of The Chosen One's legend. But can he rekindle the inexplicable magic he displayed during the 2011-2012 season (when the Broncos made the playoffs and defeated the Pittsburgh Steelers on a sh...
19 hours ago | Crime
The number of cops fire their weapon has raised concerns in plenty of Colorado cities during recent years, including Denver. The issue is a matter of debate in plenty of smaller communities, too. Take Canon City, which has seen four officer-i...