From a paralyzed teen's battle to recover to the resurgence of lamb in Colorado, Westword's covers touched on a wide variety of news in 2013. Here are twelve of our favorites, as picked by art director Jay Vollmar.
In this week's restaurant review, Westword food critic Gretchen Kurtz visits Pizza Republica to give her take on their cuisine. Read the full review of Pizza Republica by Gretchen Kurtz. Photos by Danielle Lirette for Westword.
Beer. Sausage. Waffles. It sounds like the ingredients for a perfect breakfast, and that's what diners at Epic Brewing's Holiday Brunch on December 29 got. The brewery put on the event in conjunction with Big Kiwi Eats. All photos by Ken Hamblin.
What's a young Jewish person to do on Christmas eve? Go party with the tribe. Billed as Denver's largest event for Jewish professionals, Heebonism went down at the newly renamed 1UP Colfax on December 24. All photos by Brandon Marshall.
Sure, you decorated the tree and made cookies for Santa. But we're willing to bet that none of those cookies looked like an anatomically correct Ron Jeremy. Participants at the MCA's XXXmas Craftfair decorated sexy confections, and constructed handmade nipple tassels, to celebrate the season. ...