There's a lot going on all the time at the Underground Music Showcase (UMS). Bands are setting up and breaking down to keep to the festival's tight schedule, fans clog the sidewalks for blocks on both sides of the street and food trucks and other purveyors of trinkets and pot paraphernalia hock thei ... More >>
Update: Early yesterday morning, we told you about a Jefferson County group opposed to a plan to build a halfway house near the Jeffco fairgrounds; see our previous coverage below. Shortly after our post went live, members of the organization spoke to a Board of County Commissioners meeting -- and ... More >>
This weekend is full of festive fun in Denver, and you won't have to bum money off your friends to enjoy it -- nine of our featured events are absolutely free. You can dance at a francophile party, tour a candy factory, or catch a series of short plays. Share bargain events we overlooked in the comm ... More >>
The Families of Homicide Victims and Missing Persons website draws attention to unsolved murders, and we tried to do likewise in three posts last year -- in May, September and November. The ten crimes featured in this installment include two of the most famous unsolved crimes in Boulder history: the ... More >>
It's been a long wait, but RTD's spanking new West Rail Line officially opened to passengers this morning. Tomorrow, however, the parties begin, as the transit organization opens all of its rail lines up for free rides, with themed community celebrations, also free, scheduled at most of the new West ... More >>
There's no better way to celebrate Easter weekend than by watching ladies with bizarre nicknames wrestle in jello. Denver will have that and many more events -- from photography shows to a Walking Dead-watching party -- that you can enjoy over the next few days without dropping too much cash in the ... More >>
For last week's "Year in Review," we recapped what the subjects of the 2011 Chef and Tell interviews would like to see less of in Denver. This time, we're serving up their wish lists of what they'd hope to find on Denver's plate in the new year - everything from year-round farmers' markets to whole ... More >>
Patrick Mueller, in character.Patrick Mueller grew up in Lakewood and then left town for schooling at Pomona, where he started out a visual artist and through a new-found interest in theater, came away a movement and performance artist. A period of wandering followed, during which he lived a ... More >>
Lori Midson Geoffrey Groditski The Fort 19192 Highway 8, Morrison 303-697-4771 www.thefort.com This is part one of my interview with Geoffrey Groditski, executive chef of The Fort. In part one of that interview, Groditski raps on his $40,000 mistake, raw bull's balls and how pine nuts ma ... More >>
Recognize this fella? Do you know from which country the U.S. of A. declared its independence in 1776? If so, consider yourself among the 74 percent of Americans who do. If not, consider yourself dumber than a first grader, which is when everyone learns about George Washington and how he comm ... More >>
‚ÄčEvery Friday we spotlight the hottest cats behind the decks in the MHC, grilling them to gain some insight on what it takes, exactly, to get the party rocking, to find out about their most treasured crate digging experiences and what they really think when we stumble up to them half cocked and as ... More >>
The best of local theater comes together for a four-day showcase.
"Have you ever wondered why you are required by law to keep [dogs] under control, but people are not required to keep their children under control around us?" You have? Well, here's the answer: Because they're fucking dogs! Children are people. Dogs are animals. Dogs are not people. It's an easy ... More >>
This revel brings back days of yore.
At eighteen, these foster kids aged out of a system that denied them a childhood.
The Boulder International Fringe Festival offers a world odyssey.
A young pro bowler finds hope to spare.
Playwrights Showcase of the Western Region
Denver's theater scene struggles to reach critical mass.
The playís the thing at the Arvada Center this weekend.
Fifty bands. Ten stages. Five bucks. Be there.
A local college student is on a one-man mission to attack lousy radio.
Red Rocks Community College Theatre Department
Gifted children are otherworldly, Linda Silverman says. The challenge is helping them thrive here on earth.
Local punk label, King Bee Music, is zine and heard
November 19 - 25, 1998
Was a college faculty squabble over credentials caught on film?
Everything's divine in Arvada, where the GOP has veered sharply to the religious right.
Part-time instructor John Hart claims he had something to teach the Community College of Aurora. But was his lesson plan too personal?