Frank Azar

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    October 14, 2014

    Eight Denver-Inspired Costumes to Rock This Halloween

    When choosing a costume, creativity is key, especially if you want to avoid cliché pop culture choices or the same old traditional options. This Halloween, why not look for inspiration around our great city, with its never-ending stream of colorful characters, iconic symbols and inside jokes? Here ... More >>

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    June 24, 2013

    Videos: Ten most memorable Denver commercials online

    Over the years, Denver has generated a wide variety of memorable television commercials. But until recent years, spots tended to live on only in memory -- like the Tree Farm jingle ("Take I-25 to exit 235, and five miles west to the Tree Farm") that was impossible to forget no matter how hard viewer ... More >>

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    February 20, 2009

    Wake-Up Call: Sometimes, there is no justice

    You would have thought that getting voters to approve a bond measure to build a new jail -- smack in the heart of the artsy Golden Triangle, at the edge of the revived Civic Center -- would have been the challenging task. But that was a breeze compared to coming up with a name for Denver's new justi ... More >>

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    August 26, 2008

    Diary of a DNC Party Crasher: Rock the Vote Ballot Bash at Ellie Caulkins Opera House

    Today started out like any other day: 6 a.m. coffee, a couple of smokes, some news and left overs from the night before. I turned on the TV and flipped to MSNBC, because that was the one big news network that I happened to see setting up Sunday afternoon by the train station. As soon as I turned it ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 8, 2008

    Frank Azar Loses Lawsuit Against Own Client

    Have you been injured in an auto accident? If so, call attorney Frank Azar, "The Strong Arm." He’s been fighting insurance companies in Colorado for years and he’ll get you a $25,000 settlement. Then, you can turn around and sue Frank Azar (profiled by Westword in 2002) for half of a million dol ... More >>

  • News

    January 11, 2007

    Pitch, Pitch, Pitch

    The Pleasures Dudes aren't the only ones offering cheap shills.

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    January 2, 2003

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of January 2, 2003

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    December 26, 2002

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of December 26, 2002

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    April 24, 1997

    Wheels of Fortune

    It's no accident that business is booming for car-wreck reconstructionists.

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    May 9, 1996

    Adding Insult to Injury

    Pulling the plug on attorney advertising could get somebody sued -- including the State of Colorado