Joe Principe

  • Blogs

    November 24, 2008

    Russ Cook: A good cop's lonely death

    When Jefferson County deputies found their former boss, Russ Cook, dead in his home on November 21, the press reports were short and predictable. They began with a hasty, almost embarrassed review of the man's public disgraces of the past few years -- his 2003 resignation as sheriff after just six ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2008

    Update on the Joe Principe standoff

    Past mug shots of Joe Principe. I have spoken with Lillian Principe, whose son, Joe Principe, was the subject of yesterday's blog "Breaking News: Joe Principe's Standoff With the Cops Ends Badly;" a former correctional officer at Florence's supermax penitentiary, Joe was subsequently indicted a ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 20, 2008

    The blog shortcut, November 20 edition

    Thirsty? Bring your checkbook. Let it blog, let it blog, let it blog. Today in Cafe Society: • Try the $1,000 martini at Capital Grille. • The Cooler is very cool. • Shazam! Shazz Cafe suddenly appears. • Veggie Girl has a happy hour at Dazzle. • The naked truth about the Partida Teq ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 14, 2008

    Rise Against at the Fillmore

    Photo: Aaron Thackeray Rise Against's Tim McIlrath Rise Against, Alkaline Trio, Thrice, the Gaslight Anthem Thursday, November 13, 2008 Fillmore Auditorium Better than: Taking in a punk show in an arena setting. Finding the optimal spot to take in the sound at the Fillmore Auditorium can be a tr ... More >>

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    March 5, 2007
  • News

    July 27, 2000

    A Broken Code

    The supermax snitch unit was supposed to bust prison gangs, but who was really rolling over?