Dian Fossey

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2014

    Denver Gorilla Run Leaves the Wynkoop and its Silverback Beer for City Park

    Frank Keesling thought he was in trouble nine years ago when he got a call from the Wynkoop Brewing Company asking why there were so many gorillas sitting at the bar. Although the question sounded like the punchline to a joke, it actually came as more of a relief to Keesling, who had organized the G ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 5, 2011

    Beaver Lady Sherri Tippie explains how to give a dam, save a river

    Sherri Tippie.​Twenty-five years ago, hairdresser Sherri Tippie persuaded Aurora officials to let her trap beaver that were gnawing trees on a golf course and relocate rather than kill them. Since that first trapping session, ecologists and water authorities have increasingly come to see bea ... More >>

  • Calendar

    October 28, 2010
  • Blogs

    July 26, 2008

    Going Ape for Wynkoop Beer

    The good folks of the Wynkoop Brewing Company, as well as its six related saloons, have launched an extensive fundraising effort to assist Africa's endangered mountain gorillas. From now through October, when the annual Gorilla Run goes ape in downtown Denver, the Wynkoop and its allied establishm ... More >>

  • Culture

    October 13, 2005

    Near Myth

    Su Teatro's El Sol Que Tú Eres is an uneasy marriage of styles.

  • Film

    May 22, 1997