Vrain Valley

  • Blogs

    September 24, 2014

    Beer Calendar: Fresh Hops, Odell's 25th Birthday and the Run-Up to GABF

    The Great American Beer Festival lands on Denver October 2-4, along with myriad other craft beer events around town. How to get back and forth? Uber, the car-ride service has launched a promotion called the Battle of the Breweries. More than twenty beer makers in Denver, Boulder and Fort Collins (w ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 17, 2014

    Beer Calendar: A New Brewery, Anniversaries, Olympics, and Craft Beer Parties Galore

    The Colorado Brewers Guild unveiled a new logo and marketing campaign this week titled, "Colorado: The State of Craft Beer." The campaign includes signage and merchandise and will eventually roll out a a new website along with a State of Craft Beer festival. There are currently more than two hundred ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 10, 2014

    Beer Calendar: German Lagers, Pumpkin Ales and a Pair of Beer Dinners

    Echo Brewing, which started in Frederick, has opened a second location in a former firehouse in Erie, at 600 Briggs Street, right across I-25. The taphouse and restaurant will specialize in pizza, appetizers, salads and desserts, in addition to its beer. Three-month-old Denver Pearl Brewing announc ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 15, 2012

    Marijuana: DA Stan Garnett defends telling feds to back off Boulder MMCs

    Update:This week, Boulder District Attorney Stan Garnett wrote a letter to U.S. Attorney John Walsh asking him not to send seizure threats to any Boulder medical marijuana dispensaries conforming to state and local land use regulations. When asked about the note, Walsh's spokesman said his boss woul ... More >>

  • News

    August 24, 2000

    High and Dry

    Even in the best of times, farmers and developers fight for Colorado's water. And this summer's drought is far from the best of times.

  • News

    June 4, 1998

    A Helping Handout

    To win underwriting contracts, bond houses provide campaigns with free political pros--but taxpayers wind up carrying the load.