At 5 p.m. Friday, the DenverDepartment of Excise and Licenses posted a list of fourteen stores now fully licensed to sell recreational marijuana on January 1. There are still two days left in 2013, so more stores might be added to this list by the start of retail sales in the new year -- while other ... More >>
What are the best places in Colorado to find a job? The folks at the Nerd Wallet website have just released a list that attempts to answer that question, and surprisingly enough, several cities that almost always wind up on such rosters -- including Denver, Boulder and Colorado Springs -- are nowher ... More >>
The Northglenn Police Department is currently in the midst of investigating an incident yesterday during which a knife-wielding burglar was hit by multiple bullets after allegedly attempting to break into a foolhardy target -- the home of a Wheat Ridge police detective. If this sort of story rings ... More >>
BotanaCare doesn't seem like a dispensary. And not in the "Oh neat, look how they made it seem like something other than a place to buy medical marijuana" kind of way. Not, it's more like, "Oh damn, I must have walked in the wrong door." Imagine the boss of an out-of-the-way Northglenn construction ... More >>
Beer By Design opened on June 1 as Northglenn's first brewery taproom and it has received a warm welcome from the surrounding community. Owners Vance Sabbe and Rich Aggen met as neighbors and decided jump into the industry after 22 years of homebrewing. Beer By Design Brewery will host a grand openi ... More >>
Update: Congratulations to pjaxelsson, bluefakeplastic, aulrey and Eliza Leigh. Check your email for details on how to claim your tickets! Original post: Oskar Blues' annual Burning Can Festival will bring more than thirty local and national craft breweries to Lyons' Bohn Park during the Lyons Outd ... More >>
Every once in a while you really want a taste of some old-fashioned, old-time favorites (that someone else has to cook, and then clean up after) like pot roast, meatloaf, mashed potatoes made with actual potatoes, fried corn and squash casserole, chicken-fried everything...and even a nice plate of f ... More >>
Alright, how many times have you driven past that dude on the corner, the one twirling his sign like a madman, and thought to yourself Wow! That dude is rocking out. Wonder what the hell he's listening to? Wonder no more. Mystery solved. It's Slayer. At least that's what this particular gentleman wa ... More >>
Odds are good that "chicken" isn't the first thing most people think of when they consider a sandwich. After all, there are so many other kinds of sammies that get higher billing: pastrami and Italian sandwiches, turkey and egg salad, meatball, roast beef and BLTs. Even peanut butter and jelly. But ... More >>
Larkburger, the homegrown chain that chef Thomas Salamunovich started in Edwards in 2006, has added an eighth location to its flock. A new Larkburger opened today at 11985 Washington Street in Northglenn -- and an eager crowd of fans was waiting to get a crack at the menu.
At last report, Bill Johnson and his two kids -- a five-year-old girl and a sixteen-month-old boy -- continue clinging to life after one of the most shocking examples of domestic violence in recent memory. Northglenn Police believe that Johnson assaulted his estranged wife before barricading her ou ... More >>
Big pic below.It's a story made for TV news: a puppy theft from a Northglenn pet store in which video shows two adults apparently in league with a child, who walks out with a chihuahua in her coat. And the tale's not done spinning, or wagging. An arrest has been made, but police don't think ... More >>
Full-sized comic below.King of the 'Glenn Real name: Ruben Hernandez; Occupation: Communitarian; Suburb of operations: Northglenn; Hair: Black; Eyes: Smiling Suburban superhero skills: King of the 'Glenn has the coordination, endurance, strength and reaction time that is superior to any Nort ... More >>
The study of neighbors through their lawn decorations... Photo by Kenny Be Figure 65. Northglenn: Tree-generated animation of Boo Boo ad Yogi Bear leafs out the pic-a-nic basket. The tornadoes and hailstorms that plaque Denver's northern suburbs often leave gardeners of the area wondering h ... More >>
Okay Fraysayers, sounds like the moment that you've been clamoring for all these years may finally be upon us. Just watched an interview that Sir Isaac Slade gave last week at Sundance in which he utttered the magic words so many detractors who have dismissed the band as being boring and safe have b ... More >>
"Sorry, officer. I didn't realize it was your Glock..."There are pros and cons to burglarizing a police officer, as someone did in Northglenn on Friday; a loaded Glock 26 handgun and a friend's 2005 PT Cruiser were among the items swiped. On the positive side, you gain legendary status among ... More >>
No denying that Internet multi-millionaire turned Congressman Jared Polis is a believer in new technology. During the past day or so, his office has posted videos on YouTube in which he can be seen talking on the floor of the U.S. House about the personal healthcare stories of real Coloradans. A sh ... More >>
View Larger Map Another development in a homicide sketched out in a blog published last week.... Late last Monday, Northglenn Police responded to a call on the 11600 block of Grant Street, an area captured in the graphic above (if you have problems seeing the image, click "View Larger Map"). There ... More >>
View Larger Map Trouble viewing this map? Click "View Larger Map." Northglenn police are investigating the killing late last night of an unidentified 29-year-old man, who died shortly after fighting with two or three other men. The suspected assailants have been taken into custody. Two women were i ... More >>
On Saturday, June 27, Northglenn residents will come to understand why the rest of us, including Jason Sheehan, are truly, madly, deeply in lust with Smashburger, the homegrown hamburger chain that's multiplying faster than a calculator -- here and throughout the United States. And when Colorado ... More >>
In apparent anticipation of The Hangover, a new movie going straight to DVD coming to a theater near you on June 5, the Northglenn-based Allied Advertising and Public Relations Group is trying to convince us that after lubricating ourselves with booze tonight, we're going to wake up tomorrow morning ... More >>
In a bankruptcy filing today, Chrysler reveals that it plans to close 789 of its 3,200 dealerships in the United States -- and a source with access to the documents finds at least three in the immediate Denver metro area on the list. They are: • Burt Dodge Chrysler Jeep, 9900 Twenty Mile Road, ... More >>
Well, I don't know where the youth soccer teams in Northglenn are going to go to inhale second-hand smoke now that the Bingo Barn has gone into foreclosure. Documents filed with Adams County a few weeks ago show that the company that ran the operation is in the hole to North Valley Bank for $673,2 ... More >>
I am the blog of hellfire! Today in Cafe Society: • Michel Wahaltere moving on. • French twist: La Fondue now Le Chateau. • French twist redux: A Cote to expand its hours. • Lakeside Waffles opens up next to the Oriental. • Veggie Girl: Taki's. Today in Backbeat Online: • Q&A wit ... More >>
A new expo showcases vintage electronics.
From the week of 12/07/2006
Once hailed as the perfect community, Northglenn is ready to fight for its life.
For revenue-hungry cities in the northern metro area, it's shop 'til you're dropped
House of Rock
8 Bucks Experiment
Salvation Army Thrift Store
The Delicate Arch
The Cat Hospital of Wheat Ridge
In the rush to ban sex offenders, cities and counties may inadvertently be creating more of them down the line.
The Denver Record Collectors Spring Expo 2000
The Northglenn Judo Club keeps kicking with the fray.