Michael Roberts has written for Westword since October 1990, serving stints as music editor and media columnist. He currently oversees Westword's news blog.
14 minutes ago | Denver Blogs
In case you missed it.... At Westword Food & Drink, Mark Antonation highlights the ten best hidden restaurant patios in Denver. Colorado Peak Politics highlights new ads from Republican senatorial hopefuls Robert Blaha, Jack Graham and Jo...
6 hours ago | Crime
It's the latest twist in a tragic murder that attracted national attention: the 2014 killing of Aspen socialite Nancy Pfister. In the beginning, William Styler, a former Denver doctor, and his wife, Nancy Masson (then known as Nancy Styler), ...
7 hours ago | Commentary
Last week, we told you about a Change.org petition that declared Colorado "full." The provocative text of this call to arms, entitled "Stop Transplants From Moving to Colorado!," provoked plenty of agreement. But there was also some significant pu...
8 hours ago | Lists
Over the years, we've had a lot of fun sharing collections of "You Know You're From Colorado If" punchlines. And our latest comes with the Urban Dictionary seal of approval. Type the word "Colorado" into the site's search field and the first thing...
8 hours ago | Crime
Authorities in Colorado Springs aren't saying that Glen Galloway committed a brutal murder in Colorado Springs. At least not yet. However, Galloway, who was wanted even before the homicide, has been branded a person of interest in the case. And he...
9 hours ago | News
The circumstances of Leslie Cacy's death are mysterious. The 28-year-old conductor fell off the rear of a train while it was moving in reverse and it backed over her. But what's abundantly clear is the heartbreak being felt by those whose lives sh...