For more than a year, Mark Antonation ate his way up Federal Boulevard. With that journey done, he'll now explore different cuisines from around the globe right here in metro Denver, one month at a time, in Ethniche. Last month was Hawaiian. And June? Ethiopian. Heading away from Capitol Hill on Co ... More >>
THURS-SAT | DISCO BISCUITS at OGDEN THEATRE / 1STBANK CENTER | 1/23-25 Pioneers of the jamtronica genre, Philly's Disco Biscuits build interesting set lists; they invert portions of jams into each other, surprising the crowd again and again while shining a mega ton of lasers in your face for an over ... More >>
The owners of the Cheeky Monk Belgian CafĂ© are racing to open their new Denver brewery before the Great American Beer Festival starts on October 10. But even if they are delayed, Lost Highway Brewing will be pouring two beers at GABF. "We've had our brewing permits for almost two years," says Jame ... More >>
With the closure of Smiley's Laundromat and last month's bust and subsequent shuttering of Kitty's East, Colfax Avenue lost a little of its glittery seediness. Progress is a constant along this main drag, and has been for life of the city -- but still, Colfax isn't known for its betterment projects. ... More >>
Last year about this time, we shared our first collection of ten memorable Denver Craigslist Missed Connections, because when the weather begins warming up, more people get out and about -- and more love connections are missed. We've gathered together, photo-illustrated and ranked ten randy, yearni ... More >>
It's a few months behind schedule, thanks to predictable construction snafus, but on February 18, following a series of soft-opening events, Udi's Pizza, Cafe & Bar will open in the former Encore space at 2550 East Colfax Avenue. See also: - Udi's Colfax Pizza Bar taking over the former Encore spa ... More >>
The lights went on outside the Lowenstein yesterday -- ten hours after we published a post about frustrated business owners who'd had been kept in the dark about the status of the "enhanced transit corridor"" project along East Colfax Avenue. But shortly after 6 p.m., we got the word from one of tho ... More >>
Sometimes the best things in life really are free. This week, for example, you can experience slam poetry, catch a film screening, or learn about a magical realist legend -- and you won't be charged a thing. Keep reading for three free things to do this week; for a full listing of entertainment opti ... More >>
While most of us live on a budget that prevents us from spending thousands on medical marijuana each week, there are apparently a few patients with lots of disposable income to throw around. Budtenders I've spoken with talk about people coming in regularly to buy ounces of hash oil and caviar -- bu ... More >>
If you're not occupying any other public space in central Denver today, it might be time to visit the Colorado Capitol building and climb those 99 steps from the third floor to the dome observation area. Tomorrow will be too late, since the dome is closing for repairs until some undetermined date in ... More >>
Just the 'fax, ma'am. Laura Shunk's recent visit to Bourbon Grill, a hole-in-the-wall on East Colfax, inspired this from Steve065: I haven't eaten there in years, but I have a soft spot for the bourbon chicken combo. Laura's right; it's perfect food after drunken debauchery. Which can be at ... More >>
As most of you reading this already know, I am not long for this town. In a frighteningly short amount of time, I will be packing my bags and heading for Seattle, where a gig awaits me as restaurant critic at one of our sister papers, the Seattle Weekly. Still, I've got enough time left to ... More >>
These new PETA ads are weird... Twenty-eight hours and sixty-five entries later, we know one thing for sure: You people out there in Hotcakesland certainly do love your dick jokes. And your Colfax jokes. And your vegan jokes. And your vegan-on-Colfax dick jokes... Still, we had to go wi ... More >>
A Swan at Smiley's
Give Wrist Deep Productions a hand.
Indulge, imbibe and enjoy yourself at the Uptown Sampler.
The bloom is off this rose.
Alright, stop whatever you're doing right now. No. Seriously. Stop. Right now. Great, now that I have your attention, click here and give a listen to the Natural Selection, a new local act my boy Bitz turned me onto. Let's see, there's really no real delicate way to put this...on first listen, these ... More >>
Hooked on Colfax
The latest nightlife news
Things are looking up on Colfax — so why all the trash-talking about a community leader and the business improvement district?
The city is ready to roll out its new Colfax street-design study. I did my own study on Sunday. The sun was shining as I passed by Colfax and Sherman. Popping a squat on the green bench on the north side of the street, where people sit and wait for the bus, was a large woman in sweatpants and a coa ... More >>
Will trolleys return to Colfax?
Fighting on Capitol Hill and Colfax
From the week of September 15, 2005
Baby Girl has one last chance at a new life.
Just the 'Fax
Just the 'Fax, Man
If Colfax is buried, will Civic Center rise again?
Dulcinea's 100th Monkey
A sorry collection
Thirty miles of developments, drunks and dreams -- the ultimate road trip.
From the week of June 12, 2003
Rock ’n Roll Bingo strikes a chord at the Lion’s Lair.
Fighting neighborhood crime is just the tip of the iceberg for Capitol Hill's Unsinkables.
Jim Hannifin commands a ready-made urban army—and he keeps winning his battles.
The plan to revive East Colfax: belly dancers, bazouki music, baklava--and blue sidewalks.
A STRIP DOWN MEMORY LANE.