Calhoun: Wake-Up Call

Reader: The More Yuppies in Cherry Creek, the Fewer We Must Endure in Other Neighborhoods

Kobe An just moved to Cherry Creek, after many years in Lakewood. Longtime Creek favorite Cucina Colore recently expanded. And many other new restaurants will soon open in Cherry Creek. Decades, this neighborhood was Denver's hottest dining destination -- is it heating up again? See also: Cherry Creek Set for a Restaurant Explosion Says steppesmusic:
This is all fantastic news. The more yuppies we keep in Cherry Creek, the fewer we must endure in other parts of town.

Bring on the development!

What do you think of the changes in Cherry Creek? What neighborhoods would you like to keep yuppie-free?


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