The Westword.com blog shortcut, August 25 edition
Virgilio Urbano at his namesake restaurant.
Photo by Lori Midson
Just in case you're curious, Virgilio's pizza is a little slice of heaven.
Today in Cafe Society: • Let the dough fly: There's a pizza battle brewing at Belmar. • Behind the Bar: Ky Belk of Elway's in Cherry Creek. • Brio Tuscan Grille to open next week in Cherry Creek. • Guess where I'm eating? • Chili today, hot tomorrow.
Today in Backbeat Online: • Hope Sandoval, Juliette Lewis, the Sounds shows announced. • Rabbit Is a Sphere offers more free music. For free! • Come Forth By Day signs with Statik Factory Records. • Win tickets to see Tauntaun, Ian Cooke and Alan Alda this weekend. • Magic Cyclops discourages teen pregnancy.
Today in The Latest Word: • Alex Youshock bombing and the legacy of Columbine. • Other lessons in Rockies' astonishing 14-inning victory. • Comic books like these great for meth-profits laundering. • KUVO searches for new CEO in wake of Gene Craven's retirement. • Urbavore's Dilemma: EarthLinks helps the displaced set down roots. Dig it.
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