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Jennifer Turner

Denver voters approved a $572 million Bond in November to fund construction of new schools, additions to some existing buildings, installation of cooling systems at older buildings and a variety of safety and maintenance upgrades. The measure passed more

Mar 3, 2017 1:02 AM South Denver Education News

Cherry Creek is in the midst of a huge transformation. Many of the small businesses and art galleries have closed or relocated because they couldn’t afford the steep rent increases. All the construction and increased population density... more

Jan 4, 2018 7:15 PM Local Headlines

Washington Park is one of Denver’s gems. However, if you spend even a few minutes there, it’s hard to miss the Canadian geese and their droppings. The geese population is at its peak right now due to the seasonal migration. more

Jan 4, 2018 7:15 PM Local Headlines

Newly opened VIVE Float Studio at 250 Steele St., Suite 110, in Cherry Creek brings relaxation and rejuvenation to a new level with a menu of alternative wellness therapies. Owner and Managing Director Andi Sigler wants to simultaneously impact... more

Jan 4, 2018 7:15 PM South Denver Business News

Gourmet fried-chicken sandwich and biscuit restaurant Birdcall is coming to DU. The high-tech, fast casual eatery plans to open at 1535 E. Evans in December in the former Twisters burrito shop. The same menu will be served as at the Five Points... more

Dec 6, 2017 12:13 PM South Denver Business News

Copper Door Coffee Roasters is now open for business in The Yard at 900-924 W. 1st Ave. in Baker. Owner Hannah Ulbrich picked the location largely to expand her growing wholesale business. Her space is part warehouse and roastery, and part... more

Nov 1, 2017 3:48 PM South Denver Business News

As 2017 winds down, thoughts turn to the new year and what’s on the horizon for Denver. The Mile High City has been on an impressive growth streak. In 2016, the Metro Denver area had “strong economic trends” with more of the same forecasted for... more

Nov 1, 2017 3:48 PM Local Headlines

As 2017 winds down, thoughts turn to the new year and the economic outlook for Denver. The Mile High City has been on an impressive growth streak. In 2016, the Metro Denver area, had “strong economic trends” with more of the same forecasted for... more

Nov 1, 2017 3:48 PM Local Headlines

After a year of being closed, the newly upgraded Campus Lounge is set to reopen in October. New owners Dan Landes and Charlie Woolley purchased the business from Jim Wiste who owned the Bonnie Brae restaurant, located at 701 S. University, for 40... more

Oct 4, 2017 2:40 PM South Denver Business News

While the overall crime rate is down 1 percent in Denver Police District 6, violent crime is up compared to the same period in 2016. District 6 encompasses Capitol Hill, Cheesman Park, City Park West, Civic Center, Five Points and Union Station. more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM Local Headlines

While overall crime is up only .9 percent in Denver Police District 3, violent crime is up 8 percent compared to the same period in 2016. District 3 includes Washington Park, Platt Park, Baker, University Hills, Hilltop, Cherry Creek, Overland... more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM Government News

The Mulvey and Piccolo families of Platt Park recently opened DartMania, a Nerf blaster fun zone in Englewood, located at 301 Englewood Pkwy. They were able to convert their backyard fun into a new business that delivers excitement, fun and... more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM South Denver Business News

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Austin Cope

For such a green city, Denver’s recycling rate is a surprisingly low 18 percent. This means that out of everything that city residents throw out, only 18 percent ends up in recycling carts. The national average is 34 percent, according to... more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM Local Headlines

The former 24,800 square foot Performance Bicycle store at 1990 S. Broadway will be the new home of Fellowship Denver Church. The building is currently being renovated. Lead pastor and co-founder Hunter Beaumont hopes the space will ready in early... more

Aug 2, 2017 1:18 PM South Denver Business News

Denver is a great place to live, but getting around town and finding parking is becoming increasingly difficult in certain areas. With the hope of easing congestion, two free shuttle services recently launched in Cherry Creek and on Broadway, both... more

Aug 2, 2017 1:18 PM South Denver Business News

Sunshine Home Share Colorado is working to solve two difficult issues simultaneously; affordable housing and helping seniors stay in their homes as they age. The nonprofit needs community support, to continue its important work, for its... more

Jul 10, 2017 2:53 PM South Denver Seniors

For 33 years, Leo’s Automotive has been providing high-quality automotive service and repair to customers at 1563 S. Pearl St. That tradition will continue, but under the oversight of new owner Ben Burns, who purchased the business from Leo Huner... more

Jul 5, 2017 10:57 AM South Denver Business News

RiNo is home to a new craft winery that is definitely worth checking out. Bigsby’s Folly owners Marla and Chad Yetka are also longtime Washington Park residents. Saying this place is cool is a complete understatement. Bigsby’s Folly is housed in... more

Jul 5, 2017 10:57 AM South Denver Business News

The Golden Triangle, which is bounded by Speer, Colfax and Lincoln, is one of the most high-profile neighborhoods in Denver. It is home to a growing number of residents and some of the city’s most visible cultural attractions, including the... more

Jun 7, 2017 10:31 AM Neighborhood News and Notes

If you live in the Capitol Hill area still have a dumpster in your alley, it will be replaced with a black trash cart by September, at the latest. Capitol Hill, Cheesman Park and Country Club are scheduled for July or August conversion. more

Jun 7, 2017 10:31 AM Neighborhood News and Notes

The Santa Fe Art District is known for its galleries and art studios, but Kristina Thayer’s Candelaria, located at 853 Santa Fe Dr., brings something new to the neighborhood; a candle boutique, makers studio, nonprofit art gallery for social... more

Jun 7, 2017 10:31 AM South Denver Business News