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The 125-year mark is no small achievement for any institution. But to spend those 125 years breaking new ground? That perhaps casts a different light on a legacy. Iliff School of Theology has entered its 126th year, and like many theological... more

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

Colorado Gives Day will be held on Friday, Dec. 5 this year, beginning at 12:00a.m. The one-day event is a statewide movement to increase online giving and is held to allow Coloradans to more easily give to over 2,000 nonprofits of their choice... more

Nov 1, 2017 3:48 PM , Neighborhood News and Notes

It is with great sadness we report that Roger Armstrong, longtime Capitol Hill-area community activist and former Executive Director of Capitol Hill United Neighbors (CHUN), has lost his battle with cancer. Speaking to her time with Armstrong... more

Nov 1, 2017 3:48 PM Local Headlines

On Tuesday, Nov. 7, a Denver citywide election will be held for school board members and for a series of seven proposed General Obligation (GO) bonds. Those bonds are being marketed as a way to raise money “without raising taxes.” But there will be a more

Nov 1, 2017 3:48 PM Capitol Opinion 2 Comments

The Board of Trustees of the Museo de las Americas selected Claudia Moran-Pichardo as its new Executive Director.  She assumes the position vacated by Maruca Salazar who will retire after serving Museo de las Americas and the Denver community for... more

Oct 27, 2017 9:57 AM Neighborhood News and Notes

The annual Coats for Colorado coat drive kicks off on Sunday, Oct. 1 and runs through Thursday, Nov. 30, with multiple drop off locations throughout the metro area, including all Dependable Cleaners locations. On Saturday, Nov. 12, you can also... more

Oct 4, 2017 2:56 PM Neighborhood News and Notes

The annual Coats for Colorado coat drive kicks off on Sunday, Oct. 1 and runs through Thursday, Nov. 30, with multiple drop off locations throughout the metro area, including all Dependable Cleaners locations. On Saturday, Nov. 12, you can also... more

Oct 4, 2017 2:40 PM Neighborhood News and Notes

Let’s be honest, we’re all guilty of wondering what the interiors of other people’s homes are like. Fortunately for the curious among us, the Historic Baker District will again open its doors to the public for the annual Baker Home Tour Saturday... more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM Neighborhood News and Notes

One might not know it in fishing-crazy Colorado, but each year, Denver’s Platte River is the site of what is becoming annually a hotter and more spectacular fly fishing tournament, drawing the finest Colorado and regional anglers. more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM South Denver Lifestyle

Let’s be honest, we’re all guilty of wondering what the interiors of other people’s homes are like. Fortunately for the curious among us, the Historic Baker District will again open its doors to the public for the annual Baker Home Tour Saturday... more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM Neighborhood News and Notes

It has been a big year for Fresh Food Connect, Denver’s first community-garden-produce-sharing program specifically targeting locals living in food-insecure neighborhoods. “We started in 80205 last year, and by the end of the season... more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM Local Headlines

As president of a Registered Neighborhood Organization (RNO) in the City of Denver, I get a lot of questions. Some questions are about the neighborhood like, “Who is our City Council person?” or “When are we painting the other side of the Evans... more

Sep 6, 2017 1:43 PM South Denver Opinion

Denver's Art District on Santa Fe (ADSF), a non-profit membership organization and one of the first Certified Creative Districts in the state, is proud to announce that veteran arts leader David Carroll has been named the organization’s first... more

Aug 9, 2017 2:33 PM Neighborhood News and Notes 1 Comments

The city is moving closer to a contract with concert promoter Superfly for a multi-day music festival at Overland Golf Course and, at least in the Overland neighborhood, tensions remain high with a vocal faction still openly opposed to the festival. more

Aug 2, 2017 1:18 PM Government News

Time is running out to participate in this year’s fifth annual Denver Days celebration—and Washington Park needs you! Mayor Michael B. Hancock launched Denver Days in 2012 to help create stronger communities. He encouraged neighbors to get to know... more

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

Up first: join Colfax Ave BID on Saturday, Aug. 12 for their annual street party, Art-i-fax! The event will run from 10:00a.m. to 4:00p.m. at the intersection of Colfax and Park Avenues. Meet your neighbors and enjoy live music, local food and... more

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

Overland Park residents have been split by the looming prospect of a large, multi-day music festival, and a handful of residents living close to Overland Golf Course have decided to go their own way, forming NOON, or Neighbors of Overland North... more

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

“Water, sun and God,” are the three ingredients that Timothy Payne says make his garden grow. Sporting a wide-brimmed sun hat, Payne is out three times every day making sure his vegetables are getting enough water. He eats his vegetables or shares... more

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

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

[I] read with great interest the articles in your June issue related to our parks and its "stewardship" as a high priority by city councilpersons. It was also interesting to read about expensive improvements to the parks as envisioned as part of... more

Jul 5, 2017 10:57 AM South Denver Opinion