Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently oversees Westword's news blog.
16 hours ago | Comment of the Day
Our post about Grassroots Colorado's Break Room, a pot club, generated a lot of interesting takes. The Break Room is currently fighting prosecution and an eviction notice that the club's attorney traces to a two-front attack by the City of Denver....
17 hours ago | Denver Blogs
Denver blog posts love survival stories. At our Food & Restaurants blog, Patricia Calhoun reveals that El Rancho will reopen as a brewpub. Mile High Report's Ian Henson has unsettling news about a new Bronco: Antonio Smith is being investigate...
22 hours ago | Film and TV
As pretty much everyone with a working knowledge of broadcast television knows, David Letterman hosted his final Late Show last night, bringing to a close a 33-year run as a yakker for various networks. To mark the occasion, his nightly top t...
24 hours ago | Crime
At this writing, photos of seventeen-year-old Grand Junction resident David Gaines have yet to surface. However, the other images shared her offer an indication of the damage he left behind before being shot and killed by police in Grand Junction ...
1 day ago | Art
Jay Marvin was once one of the biggest names in Denver talk radio thanks to stints at KHOW and AM-760. But in 2009, he suffered a debilitating health crisis that continues to impact his life. He formally retired from radio in September 2010&n...
1 day ago | Business
Earlier this year, we shared a list of the ten most expensive Denver neighborhoods to rent a two-bedroom apartment. The numbers were based on December 2014 figures assembled by ApartmentList.com. Now, ApartmentList.com has crunched a new set of nu...