• Blogs

    December 20, 2012

    The thirty best concerts of 2012

    While 2012 will be remembered as they year that Red Rocks hosted the most shows in its history, it's also going to go down as one of the best years for concerts in Colorado in general. As we reflected on all the incredible shows we took in this past year, there were an astounding number of what we'd ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 31, 2012

    The Afghan Whigs at Ogden Theater, 10/30/12

    THE AFGHAN WHIGS @ OGDEN THEATRE |10/30/12 Probably the biggest surprise of the Afghan Whigs show last night at the Ogden came right before the end of the set when Greg Dulli revealed that his band had a Colorado connection. He told us how more than two decades ago, the Fluid heard a Whigs demo tap ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 7, 2012

    Solera roped off with police tape as hostage situation unfolds across the street

    "Just when the 'Fax gets cleaned up, some asshole has to drag some hostages into the basement of a RadioShack."

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2011

    Pary's on 28th will go in where Satchel's went out

    ​As Satchel's on 6th gets ready to open its doors -- according to the restaurant's Facebook page, it'll start serving dinner on Saturday -- a new restaurant is aiming to make something work in the old Satchel's Market address at 28th Avenue and Fairfax in Park Hill. Pary's on 28th has applied ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2010

    Marczyk Fine Foods plans to open a second location on Colfax and Fairfax

    Marczyk Fine Foods plans to buy the old Fairfax Ace.​The owners of Marczyk Fine Foods, who have run their upscale neighborhood market on Seventeenth Avenue for eight years, are planning to open a second, similar location in the vacant Fairfax Ace Hardware at Colfax Avenue and Fairfax Street. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 31, 2010

    Satchel's Market to close, reopen as Satchel's on 6th

    Mark Manger​The vividly-hued building on the corner of 28th and Fairfax in North Park Hill is about to lose a tenant. The owners of the five-year-old Satchel's Market, 5021 East 28th Avenue, are shuttering the market-cum-neighborhood-restaurant that we recently reviewed, citing issues with the ... More >>

  • Dining

    July 15, 2010
  • Blogs

    July 12, 2010

    Man dies from gunshot wound after being found near Fairfax Liquors (No. 12)

    Fairfax Liquors.​Unfortunately, a triple shooting in Aurora wasn't the only weekend homicide in the Denver metro area. Late last night, a man with a lethal gunshot wound was reportedly found near Fairfax Liquors, at 2801 Fairfax. However, Denver Police believe he was actually hit on the 2800 b ... More >>

  • Blogs

    July 12, 2010

    Montae Davis (No. 12): Teenager identified as victim in murder near Fairfax Liquors

    Fairfax Liquors.​Earlier today, we gave you the basics about a murder near Fairfax Liquors over the weekend. Moments ago, the Denver coroner's office identified the victim of the shooting as Montae Davis, seventeen. According to a release, "The cause of death is gunshot wound to the chest. T ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 12, 2010

    Medical marijuana dispensary blues in Park Hill

    From Channel 4's coverage: Many Park Hill residents would like to chop down Oak Tree Alternative Care.​Officials charged with regulating the booming medical marijuana business -- like members of Denver City Council, who approved an ordinance last night -- are feeling heat from more than just w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 7, 2010

    Former Bubba Chinos in Park Hill goes to pot

    This former Bubba Chinos at 28th and Fairfax could become a dispensary.​Would-be medical marijuana dispensary owners are snapping up empty restaurant spaces around town. The former Buca di Beppo at 1400 Market Street is turning into Farmacy, and the space at 5151 East 28th Avenue that formerly ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 15, 2009

    Denver's top ten underutilized neighborhood business districts: The next hot 'hoods!

    Denver Public LibraryIn 1986, before Highland Square was Highland Square​ I got into a conversation at a party this weekend about which neighborhood business district in Denver might emerge as the next cool place. Or, as real estate agents like to say, an "up-and-coming location." People who s ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 28, 2009

    Did the spontaneity-free climate-change rally in Greeley have a Mr. Burns touch?

    As we pointed out yesterday, a climate-change rally in Greeley on Wednesday didn't exactly qualify as a grassroots uprising, given the participation of, an affiliate of the American Petroleum Institute, which opposes legislation to cap greenhouse gases recently passed by the U.S. ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 26, 2007
  • Dining

    September 15, 2005

    Bite Me

    All I Need

  • News

    August 4, 2005

    Off Limits

    I Am Curious, Yellow

  • Music

    March 10, 2005

    Stirring the Eire

    Flogging Molly resurfaces with its most politically charged album.

  • News

    July 4, 2002

    Past Due

    Former landlords are raising the roof over the Manchegos, the tenants from hell.

  • Music

    August 16, 2001

    Here's Mud in Your Ear

    Seattle's Mudhoney sometimes wonders what all the fuzz was about.

  • Music

    April 26, 2001

    A Lighter Shade of Blue

    Virginia-bred guitarist John Jackson explores the sunny side of Southern music.

  • Film

    October 5, 2000

    Animal Husbandry

    Two native sons seek ideal mates in Smiling Fish & Goat on Fire.

  • News

    March 9, 2000

    Left for Dead

    When the Aurora cops finished investigating the crime scene, they’d missed one crucial piece of evidence: Alan Conner’s body.

  • Calendar

    September 24, 1998

    Night & Day

    September 24 - 30, 1998

  • News

    November 20, 1997

    Dry Society

    Dottie Grisby created a club and applied for a liquor license. That was fourteen years ago, and the city's still a party pooper.