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When Pete Contos immigrated from Greece to Denver in 1955, he had no idea he would launch a small dynasty of beloved restaurants, including Denver’s ultimate 24-hour diner, Pete’s Kitchen, and perennial neighborhood favorite, Pete’s University Café. more

Oct 4, 2017 2:40 PM Capitol Lifestyle

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

Before one can even begin to think about opening a venue for socially consuming marijuana, or even applying for a Designated Consumption Area (DCA) license, they might find they’re going to have to jump through a circus’ worth of hoops. more

Oct 4, 2017 2:40 PM Government News

Becoming a cultural hub comes at a price. After five years of fundraising, which includes funds from the General Obligation Bond, the $150 million needed for the Denver Art Museum’s (DAM) North Building Project and state-of-the-art Welcome Center... more

Oct 4, 2017 2:40 PM Cap Hill Business News

Austin and Denver, two cities with a great deal in common, are about to share a new connection. Later this month, Ember Hostel will open in a historic mansion on Grant Street near East Ninth Avenue. Owner Andy Ward is creating the ideal space to... more

Oct 4, 2017 2:40 PM Cap Hill Business News

It’s fall. Let the feasts and football begin. If you’re still worn out from eclipse parties or too much bumper-to-bumper traffic, you need good, clean comfort food. You need Bourbon Grill chicken with a side of mac ‘n cheese. more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM Cap Hill Business News

You might say chocolatier and founder of Deiter’s Chocolates, Adrienne Johnson-Conway’s relationship with the Old-World Bavarian chocolate she learned to love and create started in the cradle. “My Mom grew up on East Colfax near Erich Dietrich’s... more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM People of South Denver

What’s up with the First Avenue Hotel on Broadway? Vacant since 2013 when El Diablo restaurant moved out, this fine old lady, built between 1907 and 1909 by the incredibly prolific Fleming brothers, sold last year for $6.55 million. The developer... more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM South Denver Business 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

The Dinerstein Companies has acquired the half block between Sixth and Seventh avenues along Grant for a new eight story, 175-unit apartment complex, complete with street-access retail units. Approximately 4,200 square feet of first floor retail... more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM Cap Hill Business News

There’s a quiet revolution going on, and it affects how and where we work. Gone are starched, collared shirts and conservative briefcases. No more 8a.m.-5p.m. clock punching. Welcome to the world of collaborative workspaces... more

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

Whatever is hot now will most likely be yesterday’s news by the time you get there. As much as things change though, the more they stay the same, at least for certain local eateries. Certain businesses have found consistent success... more

Aug 2, 2017 1:18 PM Capitol Lifestyle

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

Colfax Avenue’s eclectic landscape holds a special place in the hearts of those who live within its influence. The area of Capitol Hill surrounding the avenue is no different. Change here is treated with serious trepidation, regardless of opinions... more

Aug 2, 2017 1:18 PM Neighborhood News and Notes

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 culinary trends shift about as often as most people change their … undergarments. What’s today’s faro will be tomorrow’s cronut by the time I finish writing this. No matter; whatever is hot now will most likely be yesterday’s news by... more

Aug 2, 2017 1:18 PM South Denver Lifestyle

Demolition happened and construction began long ago at 1360 Vine St., and what formerly stood on the lot is a fuzzy memory. A sign on the corner indicates townhomes are in pre-sale. Cindy Wofford of Koelbel Urban Homes says construction of 14... more

Aug 2, 2017 1:18 PM Cap Hill Business News

The buzz in Cherry Creek North (CCN) this month is centered around a new eatery dubbed Hedge Row that springs from the minds of a pair of local dining legends. To grasp this new concept, let me take you back to The Kitchen’s Boulder debut over... more

Aug 2, 2017 1:18 PM Cap Hill Business News

Living on walkable Capitol Hill, one is bound to run into somebody doing terrific things. On one such occasion, I ran into Kevin Delk of Two-Fisted Mario's, Double Daughter's and Beatrice & Woodsley fame. He was entering the site at 13th Avenue... more

Jul 5, 2017 10:57 AM Cap Hill Business News

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