Openings and Closings

Real Mexican restaurant replacing Taco Bell

The traffic jam that resulted from Barack Obama's visit to Denver yesterday proved a good time to check out developments along Santa Fe Boulevard -- including the fact that the former Taco Bell at 14th Avenue is going to become a real Mexican restaurant.

Although it looks like the "coming soon" sign might be a bit optimistic.

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