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  • Blogs

    March 31, 2014

    Photos: Top ten most sexually active U.S. cities, and where Denver finishes

    We recently stumbled across a vintage list of the ten most sexually active American cities assembled by Quality Health. Turns out Denver is very high among communities experiencing a happy ending, if you know what we mean. And we're pretty sure you do. Where did Denver finish? Look below to see t ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 19, 2013

    The 13 most overcooked food trends of 2013, in Colorado and nationwide

    Here are thirteen food trends that have become ubiquitous and shed the sheen of novelty -- now they're just dull and sometimes annoying, in spite of an exciting debut. (To keep things interesting, we've included a few food trends we hope continue into 2014 and beyond. See if you can identify which ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 14, 2013

    The best concerts to see in Denver this week

    MON | JUNIP at SUMMIT MUSIC HALL | 10/14/13 Formed in 1998, Junip fuses an acoustic folk sensibility with a meditative psychedelia driven by synthesizers. Before the Swedish outfit took off, guitarist and singer José González had a bit of a successful solo career with songs that were used in telev ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 26, 2013

    Meet Ana Marie Rey, CU-Boulder prof awarded $625K genius grant

    CU-Boulder makes headlines for things like alleged on-campus looting after recent floods or a student who fed a teacher and classmates pot brownies. But the folks at the school would prefer to get attention for academic excellence, exemplified by the 2012 Nobel Prize won by David Wineland, who holds ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 1, 2013

    RTD art: Douglas Kornfeld at the Civic Center bus station

    At the heart of the RTD system, the Civic Center bus station, is a shiny mural that represents friendship, business deals, introductions and Douglas Kornfeld's inspiration for the piece: reunions. Kornfeld's "Welcome!" transforms as you get closer to the work, and he took a few minutes to talk about ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 1, 2013

    The best concerts in Denver this weekend

    PASSION PIT @ 1STBANK CENTER | FRI, 3/1/13 Passion Pit began in as a solo project of lead singer and keyboard player Michael Angelakos in 2007. The project quickly fleshed out into a full band that combined a keen sense for upbeat pop melodies with lyrics that didn't exactly try to sugarcoat the com ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 26, 2013

    Passion Pit's Jeff Apruzzese on being on SNL and getting hugged by the dude from Portlandia

    Passion Pit began in as a solo project of lead singer and keyboard player Michael Angelakos in 2007. The project quickly fleshed out into a full band that combined a keen sense for upbeat pop melodies with lyrics that didn't exactly try to sugarcoat the complex emotional life and experiences of adul ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 25, 2013

    The best concerts in Denver this week

    TESTAMENT @ SUMMIT MUSIC HALL | MON, 2/25/13 Testament is one of the bands that you can make a strong case for expanding the Big 4 to the Big 5. The Bay Area act was part of the original thrash movement, which fused the precision and savagery of speed metal with the intensity of hardcore punk. For n ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 17, 2012

    Columbine to Newtown: A tragic list of school shootings since 1999

    The senseless massacre in Newtown, Connecticut, which took the lives of twenty children, including Olivia Engel, seen here, plus seven adults, instantly stirs terrible memories of the 1999 attack on Columbine High School. On the tenth anniversary of that tragedy, we assembled a horrific roster of sc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2012

    Meet the winners of Great American Beer Festival 2012

    This year's Great American Beer Festival played temporary home to 580 breweries -- and with more than 2,700 beers poured, the fest's professional judge panel had its hands (and mouths) full when making decisions on the winners of all 84 categories. Continue reading for the full list of the weekend's ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 5, 2012

    Fifteen non-Colorado breweries to try at GABF

    Colorado represents a huge part of the festivities inside the Great American Beer Festival, both because of the depth and breath of our state's brewing prowess and because we are the host state, so it is fitting - and easy - for our beer makers to represent. As a result, many Colorado residents who ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2011

    Dancer Michelle Ellsworth wins a $50,000 USA Fellowship prize

    ​The sixth annual round of the USA Fellowship grants -- fifty awards of $50,000 each -- were announced last night in Los Angeles, and exactly one went to a Colorado artist: Michelle Ellsworth of Boulder, for her work in the field of dance. Ellsworth has an MFA in dance from the University of ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 6, 2011

    Boulder is least frugal city in the United States (or locals are too cool to clip coupons)

    ​When many people are asked for first impressions about Boulder, they think of weed, beautiful scenery, weed, a healthy lifestyle, weed, CU and weed, in that order. But frugality? Not so much -- and that's appropriate according to, which specializes in printable coupons and onli ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 12, 2011

    The Merc Slam Team's Suzi Q. Smith opens strong at the Slam Nationals, Denver teams advance

    The Mercury Cafe Slam Team, reppin'.​Slam poetry is to the literary world what hip-hop music is to jazz -- a progression of talent and a revolutionary outlet. Denver is lucky to boast of two solid teams that compete nationally. Both Slam Nuba and the Denver Mercury Cafe Poetry Slam Team advanc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 20, 2011

    Same-sex insurance tax penalty: Dave Ensign on his pitch to Boulder Human Rights Commission

    Flickr​Update: Out Boulder board member Dave Ensign wants his hometown to become only the second community in the nation to compensate city employees for tax penalties they suffer when buying health insurance for same-sex partners -- and he feels that his proposal before Boulder's Human Rights ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 7, 2011

    Bon Appetit calls ChoLon one of the best places in the country for "new Asian fusion"

    Lori Midson​Andrew Knowlton, the Bon Appetit food scribe, who, in the fall of last year, named Boulder the "foodiest town" in the United States, is now throwing around the culinary "F" word -- fusion -- in a story that trumpets the top six restaurants in the country to "Taste the New Asian Fus ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 23, 2010

    Laura Shunk's top five meal memories of 2010

    One of the best meals I ate this year started this way​Cafe Society writers consumed hundreds of meals in restaurants over the course of 2010, but a few really stood out. Next week, several of those writers will be serving up memories of their favorites (and we encourage you to post yours, too ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 6, 2010

    Tennis explains how it all began, share personal, ocean-themed letter, announce tour dates

    ​By now, its no secret: Tennis was born out of months at sea, after which newlyweds Alaina Moore and Patrick Riley came home and made and record. A whirlwind of interest in the band and a deal with Fat Possum Records followed, and now the duo is readying the release of its debut, Cape Dory, i ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 4, 2010

    Muse dazzles crowd at Pepsi Center - 10.02.10

    Kate LevyMatthew Bellamy of Muse MUSE With Passion Pit 10.02.10 | Pepsi Center Pinpointing Muse's primary, uh, muse is neither difficult - if you said Bends/OK Computer-era Radiohead, give yourself a gold star -- nor particularly insightful to point out at this juncture. It's an old knock. Just th ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 27, 2010

    OpenTable lists America's top fifty restaurants "fit for foodies"

    ​, the free (for consumers) online reservations program, just released its 2010 Diners' Choice Awards for restaurants that are most Fit for Foodies, the victors of which were determined by more than seven million online reviews as voted by OpenTable diners. The question is, ho ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 13, 2010

    Great American Beer Festival: A dozen non-Colorado breweries to try

    ​Colorado makes some of the best beers in the world, but when the Great American Beer Festival is in town, it's your chance to try something from another state, especially the ones that are talked about by beer aficionados across the country. We're lucky in that some of these breweries - like ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 18, 2010

    Frank Bonanno, Alex Seidel, Jennifer Jasinski, Steve Ells and James Rugile among James Beard semifinalists

    Lori Midson Venue chef James Rugile ​Restaurant and chef semifinalists for the 2010 James Beard Foundation Awards were released this morning, which gives all the nominees exactly 32 days to chew on their success before the five finalists in each category are announced on Monday, March 22. The ... More >>

  • News

    July 30, 2009
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    July 29, 2009

    Blue Moon rockets to the White House

    Perfect for soothing racial tension.​The White House could get a little taste of Denver this week if President Barack Obama is able to pull off a meeting over beers Thursday between Harvard professor Henry Louis Gates and Cambridge, Massachusetts police sergeant James Crowley, who arrested Gat ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 17, 2008

    Young Coyotes to record Daytrotter Session

    Young Coyotes, still among my favorite local bands, has announced plans to record a Daytrotter session in Davenport, Iowa, on Thursday, December 4, at the end of its current cross country jaunt, which wraps later that night at the Blue Fugue in Columbia, Missouri. Only a scant few Denver bands have ... More >>

  • News

    June 12, 2008

    Doctor Eternity

    If Terry Grossman lives forever, he wants you to be there to see it.

  • Blogs

    January 30, 2008

    Leeroy Deconstructed

    When local gamer Ben Schulz and his pals made the inane video “A Rough Go” in the massively multiplayer online game World of Warcraft, they created a global phenomenon – one that launched Schulz’s video game character Leeroy Jenkins to international stardom, as described in the story, “The ... More >>

  • Film

    June 28, 2007


    This chick flick gets lost between the past and daughterly presence.

  • News

    November 30, 2006

    Irish Ay-Yay-Yay-Yays

    Dont blame Ireland on the Mexicans.

  • News

    September 2, 2004

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of September 2, 2004

  • News

    June 13, 2002

    Pool Party

    Billiards promoters shoot to move the game from the barroom to the family room.

  • Music

    December 20, 2001

    Industrial Revolution

    Napster's gone, but the record industry's copyright woes aren't.

  • Calendar

    December 13, 2001

    Winter Wake-Up

    The Winter Solabration seeks to awaken the slumbering Earth with revels.

  • Music

    August 2, 2001

    The Voyage Out

    Jazz singer Nnenna Freelon has touched the devil's music with her own world-class style.

  • Culture

    February 3, 2000

    Clay Feats and Printed Sheets

    Betty Woodman does it all for the Mizel Arts Center.

  • Dining

    June 12, 1997
  • Music

    March 28, 1996

    'Head Games

    Members of Radiohead hope their latest trip to Colorado won't be as creepy as the last.

  • News

    May 11, 1994