• Blogs

    September 27, 2013

    Cannabis Time Capsule, 1883-1921: Hash visions explained and more

    Every now in then on our searches for Cannabis Time Capsule artifacts, we find news briefs too short to post about on their own. But they are too good to go unread, so we've compiled a handful of our favorites below. Read on to find out the explanation for psychedelic hash visions, the daily routi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 1, 2013

    Photos: Ali Baba Grill now serving Mid-East feasts near DU

    After Ali Baba Grill first opened in Golden, several years ago, two more outposts followed, including one in Englewood and another in Greenwood Village, which is now closed. But the Middle Eastern joint, whose cuisine is rooted in Lebanon, Persia and the Mediterranean, is now back to being a trifect ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 22, 2012

    Chess, A Musical: No, really, those two things play together in Arvada

    Chess comes with almost as many stereotypes (the nerd, the genius, the poorly adjusted savant) and cliches (the pawn, checkmate, knights and chivalry) as it does pieces. But director Rod Lansberry isn't interested in any of them. Tomorrow, he and the Arvada Center for the Arts and Humanities will ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 28, 2011

    Favorite food find of the week: Chicken Kabob

    Lori Midson​If you ask Foad Aftahi what he thinks about Denver's Persian restaurant climate, he wrinkles his nose and shakes his head. "I don't think you'll find any good Persian restaurants in Denver," he claims. And that, he insists, is why he opened Chicken Kabob, a tasteful, contemporary, ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 12, 2011

    Author Benjamin Runkle on his new book, Wanted Dead or Alive

    ​Author Benjamin Runkle will be at the Tattered Cover in Highlands Ranch tonight to talk about his new book, Wanted Dead or Alive: Manhunts from Geronimo to Bin Laden. In preparation for his appearance, we caught up with Runkle to talk about his book, the importance of manhunts and the effect ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 17, 2011

    We brought this upon ourselves: A Michael Bay career retrospective

    ​America's favorite action auteur-savant, Michael Bay, has spent years telling whoever will listen that his directional style is too hardcore for 3D, that adding depth would be too extreme and punishing on the average filmgoer. With last week's official announcement that Transformers: Dark of ... More >>

  • News

    April 5, 2007

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of 4/5/07

  • News

    September 14, 2006

    Murder Most Fowl

    Cockfighting is banned in Colorado. But the feathers still fly.

  • Film

    November 25, 2004

    Call Him Al

    An epic figure turns human -- and fallible -- in Oliver Stone's Alexander.

  • Calendar

    August 7, 2003

    Up With Puppets

    The Mouse Tales scurries along

  • Goods & Services

    March 27, 2003

    Best Magic Carpets

    Pangaea Handmade Carpets

  • Calendar

    January 9, 2003

    Exhibit A

    Where it's always showtime

  • Culture

    December 5, 1996