Yesterday, we highlighted amazing tweets using the hashtag #JeffcoSchoolBoardHistory -- funny and pointed responses to the controversy over a Jefferson County School Board proposal to emphasize patriotism and downplay civil disorder in the American history curriculum. Since then, Twitter has explode ... More >>
Our assorted posts about a teacher sickout and student protests against the Jefferson County School Board have gotten our readers talking in a big way. Some have spoken in favor of a merit-based pay system that the teachers' union dislikes, but most ripped any attempt to make history instruction mor ... More >>
SAT | DENVER JAZZFEST at NATIONAL WESTERN | 10/5/13 The inaugural Denver Jazz Fest includes contemporary jazz stars like keyboardist Brian Culbertson, Hiroshima, who formed almost three decades ago, Horns of Plenty (featuring saxophonist Darren Rahn and flutist Althea Rene) as well as R&B singer Ken ... More >>
New York-based jam band moe. returns to the Ogden Theatre for a two-night stand on Friday, December 6, and Saturday, December 7. General admission tickets ($30) go on sale on Saturday, August 31 at 10 a.m. Keep reading to see what other shows are on sale, what songs are being played on local radio a ... More >>
First Friday means two things. One: you just paid rent and are probably broke. Two: lots and lots of art openings. Luckily, art openings are free and usually include free wine and snacks. In addition to art shows, there are dance parties, magazine launches and plenty of other things to do this weeke ... More >>
Serena Romeo Comida Cantina 721 Confidence Drive, Longmont 720-204-6455 www.eatcomida.com This is part one of my interview with Serena Romeo, exec chef of Comida Cantina. Part two of our interview will run in this space tomorrow. Before her two-year stint on a food truck, Serena Romeo had never w ... More >>
A Convivium Illiterate Preview Dinner with S.D. Prochyra. Quietly, very quietly, over the last year since the venue opened, Illiterate Gallery director Adam Gildar instigated a resident artist program, wherein Illiterate offers artists who go through an application process a chance to stage a ... More >>
The Capitol steps have been busy places lately, playing host to everything from announcements about breathable plutonium at Rocky Flats and a new Bill Ritter and Lance Armstrong-touted pro bike race to the celebration of yesterday's Prop 8 ruling. But at 3 p.m. on Sunday, a group will mark tw ... More >>
It's turning out that Zach Tipton, the man behind the "apocalyptic pop" of I Am the Dot is not only crazy talented but somewhat prolific. His debut self-titled EP just came out November 4 and here, on the very first day of December, he's released another one. This new release is Rare Creature ... More >>
Cloverfield is a big, dumb monster movie about nothing.
A LoDo tradition stays true to the hood.
Episode 24 opens with Davis' oh-so-valuable opinion that Jenn is ridiculous; she's hooked up with everyone besides him. Meaning Darnell, Alex and Jon. I probably don't need to point out the hypocrisy in this statement, but just in case -- let's see, Davis has a boyfriend (PJ) yet somehow manages to ... More >>
Twenty years after Jim Stone first blew the whistle on Rockwell International, he got his day in court -- the Supreme Court.
Shocking numerical revelations await in Jim Carrey’s totally freaking random thriller.
Although the topic is timely, there's not much urgency to The War Anthology.
A ceiling fan and a potted plant in love? Yep, it's Oscar season.
Look out, Cherry Hills: The world's coming to Denver.
Wednesday, September 28, Larimer Lounge, 303-291-1007.
Thanks to these CDs, it's beginning to sound a lot like Christmas.
Jacques Brel really is alive in this splendid Theatre Cafe revival.
Returning to true north at the Northwoods Inn.
The Independence Institute got a jolt from its Italian leaders.
Copenhagen darkly ponders science and reality.
The burden of An Almost Holy Picture's script is too much for one actor to bear.
In the whiz-bang Pearl Harbor, vintage history takes a back seat to a dated love triangle.
Carl Kabat has a sacred mission that could land him in jail -- and outside the priesthood.
The Cold War has ended, but the fight over where to put a Rocky Flats museum has just begun.
Inside Ed Bryant's little shop of horrors.
Unitarian minister Joel Miller finds out it's hard to lead the wrong kind of church in southwest Jefferson County
The best holiday discs, as well as others that will make you pity the yule.
Twenty-eight years after a nuclear bomb rocked Colorado, its shock waves still reverberate on the Western Slope.
WANDA JACKSON, THE QUEEN OF ROCKABILLY, IS READY TO PARTY AGAIN.
PREPARE YOURSELF FOR THE VOLUPTUOUS HORROR OF KAREN BLACK.