Ricardo Baca

  • Blogs

    November 11, 2014

    Another 100 Colorado Creatives: Britta Erickson

    #43: Britta Erickson Britta Erickson, a Denver native who's the director of the Starz Denver Film Festival, not only builds the fest from the ground up behind the scenes but also serves as its public face. Popular Denver Film Society side projects such as Film on the Rocks and the Stanley Film Fest ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 27, 2014

    Cannabis Calendar For the Week of October 27: Infused Products, Sell SMaRT and more

    A new round of Sell-SMaRT classes, the responsible cannabis vendor training program collaboration between NCIA and Cannabis Trainers, has been scheduled for today -- and that's just the first of many marijuana-related activities on this week's calendar. See also: "Family Friendly" DIA Plans to Ban ... More >>

  • Blogs

    October 8, 2014

    Cannabrand's Founders Deal With Fallout from NY Times "Weeding Out the Stoners" Comment

    What initially seemed like a huge publicity score has turned into a challenge for Olivia Mannix and Jennifer DeFalco, founders of the marijuana PR firm Cannabrand. A quote attributed to Mannix that reads in part, "We're weeding out the stoners" caused a backlash that led to a client very publicly dr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 23, 2014

    Hanna Ranch director Mitch Dickman on Kirk Hanna's legacy

    Kirk Hanna was a cattle rancher, a conservationist and a Colorado legend before his untimely death at age 43. His pursuit of a utopian vision for the ranching way of life, and his impact on open-space preservation and resource management, are just part of the story told in Hanna Ranch, a new docume ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 3, 2012

    Denver Post layoffs estimate: 16 copy editors, nearly tenth of staff

    Update: At this point, neither representatives of the Denver Post nor the folks at the Denver Newspaper Guild seem eager to talk in detail about a plan to lay off two-thirds of the copy editors at the paper of record. However, we've gotten more information about the likely fallout. In the end, as ma ... More >>

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2010

    Flobots no longer on Universal Records

    ​Yesterday, Ricardo Baca from the Denver Post reported that Flobots' relationship with Universal Records has ended. Stephen Brackett, aka Brer Rabbit, confirmed the split and went on to say that the separation was amicable.

  • Blogs

    March 13, 2008

    Mile High Makeout: Opening My Eyes

    Just when I think I really know the Denver music scene, something happens to humble me and make me realize how much I have to learn. As Depeche Mode said, it’s a lot like life. Last weekend, I had the honor of participating on a panel at the third annual Building Creative Businesses Expo, an extr ... More >>

  • News

    November 21, 2002

    Old at Heart

    Mainstream news offers little to the under-thirty crowd.

  • Music

    October 24, 2002


    Extra! Extra! The Post-News Battle of the Bands acknowledges local musicians but wont pay the bills.

  • News

    August 8, 2002

    The Joy of Sections

    Piece by piece through the Denver Post.