Ethan Ruddy's Facebook page features plenty of wholesome photos, including ones showing him with fellow members of a past Conifer High School co-ed cheer squad. But the crime he's been accused of committing is far darker.
The Denver District Attorney's Office has charged Ruddy, eighteen, with sexua ... More >>
railyarddogs.orgRailyard Dog Park construction.Students returning to East High School today can look forward to a lesson in community involvement over the next two years, courtesy of Denver's parks department.
By the end of September, the city plans to demolish the former Safeway/Church in t ... More >>
A Flickr photo. Admission-based events are more than likely coming soon to a city park near you!
Last Thursday night, the Denver Parks and Recreation Advisory Board approved in a ten-to-seven vote a controversial policy allowing ticketed events in select city parks, including Civic Center, C ... More >>
Due to budget cuts, the Denver Parks and Recreation Department is selling out finding "collaborators" to run the city's unprofitable rec centers...
Luminous Electronics Recycling CEO Steve Fuelberth (pictured above) is currently negotiating with the city to operate the Johnson Rec Center, an ... More >>
Kids like video games. They don't like stationary bikes and ellipitical trainers and those weight-lifting machines that make your thighs less flabby by having you open and close your legs like a Venus fly trap. In light of those facts, Denver's Athmar Recreation Center, 2680 West Mexico Avenue, has ... More >>
La Alma Recreation CenterTonight's Denver Parks and Recreation Advisory Board meeting at 6 p.m. at La Alma Recreation Center, 1325 West 11th Avenue, has nothing to do with La Alma itself, at least according to the agenda.
No, it's just the board's regular monthly meeting, at which members a ... More >>
A Flickr photo.It will cost more to do this at one of the Denver Parks and Recreation swimming pools come January 1.If you're thinking of renewing your city rec center pass, now is the time. Now, I say!
Come January 1, the cost of belonging to one of the city's (soon-to-be) 25 rec centers wi ... More >>
City councilwoman Judy Montero worked up quite a sweat a couple weeks back over the planned privatization of the La Alma Recreation Center, comparing neighborhood reaction to the "Milagro Beanfield War."
And she got her way: The city will continue to fund the rec center for a year while it s ... More >>
No, it's not a mirage. What you're seeing really is a small, grassy island on the west side of Washington Park's Smith Lake.
Installed earlier today, the man-made floating isle is part of pilot program that the Colorado Division of Wildlife and Denver Parks and Recreation hopes will help restore ... More >>
A Flickr photo.Doggie love-fest at the park.
Hey, dog lovers. Hey, dog haters. Hey, dog-poop haters and uh, dog-poop lovers. You have until 5:30 p.m. today to answer the city's 44-question dog park survey and help determine the future of Denver's fledgling canine hangouts. Not to mention the futu ... More >>