Charlie Monfort

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    December 3, 2013

    Male model or accused child kidnapper?: See November's most memorable mug shots

    Truth be told, most mug shots don't capture their subjects at their best. But somehow, John Snorsky looks ready for a male-modeling gig in his booking photo. Too bad he was busted for allegedly kidnapping a child from her bedroom window. This pic is only one of the most memorable mugs from November ... More >>

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    November 6, 2013

    Charlie Monfort, Rockies co-owner, busted for drunk driving: Fans lash out on Facebook

    In February, shortly before the Colorado Rockies' season got underway, first baseman Todd Helton was busted for drunk driving. Helton wound up retiring at the end of the mediocre campaign, and now, Rockies co-owner Charlie Monfort has been taken into custody on suspicion of the same crime. Monfort ... More >>

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    August 19, 2009

    A conversation with Mark Dym one year after the debut of Marco's

    Lori MidsonMarco's Coal-Fired Pizza owner Mark Dym​Two years ago, when Mark Dym, his wife, Kristy, and their three kids left the balmy beachfront of Fort Lauderdale, Florida, for the jagged mountain peaks of Colorado, to open a pizzeria in downtown Denver, Mark was up for the challenge, despite th ... More >>

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    December 17, 2008

    Johnny Rockets franchisee lands in bankruptcy court

    Nation's Restaurant News, the bible of the restaurant industry, has reported that David Giesen, who owns Steak Escape and Johnny Rockets franchises in Colorado, on Monday filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection. According to court filings, his Giesen Restaurant Enterprises LLC and Rocket Restaura ... More >>

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    November 11, 2008

    Matt Holliday and the Rockies' case of premature ejaculation

    The farewell-to-Matt-Holliday image from the Colorado Rockies' website. Tough to shake the sense that the Colorado Rockies shot their wad too soon when it comes to Matt Holliday, who the team traded to Oakland for pitchers Greg Smith and Huston Street and outfielder Carlos Gonzalez. Let's take it ... More >>

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    October 22, 2007

    What You're Missing in the Denver Post Amid Rockies Mania

    The sports departments at local media outlets are working overtime right now in preparation for the Colorado Rockies' first trip to the World Series. Yet journalists with other specialties continue to do good work that's all-too-often obscured by purple haze. Take the Denver Post. The broadsheet's ... More >>

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    October 15, 2007

    Please Don't Play the Jesus Card, Rockies

    The Colorado Rockies' current run is so beyond the hopes and dreams of even the most optimistic fan that it simultaneously inspires delight at the way events keep turning in the team's favor and fear that the slightest cosmic miscalculation will bring the whole crazy streak to a premature end. After ... More >>

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    April 6, 2006

    Phone Home

    Seeing stars and stealing cells.

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    March 31, 2005

    Diamond in the Rough

    After a dozen years, your Colorado Rockies still face a rocky road. Play bawl!

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    October 16, 2003

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of October 16, 2003

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    July 15, 1999
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    January 29, 1998