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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 Neighborhoods 1 Comments

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 Neighborhoods 1 Comments

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 Neighborhoods

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

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 , Neighborhoods

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 Neighborhoods

“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 Neighborhoods

A celebration of the 150th anniversary of the City Ditch is set for Saturday, Aug. 12 at 10:00a.m. in Washington Park. City Ditch, within Wash Park, was placed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1976 and designated as a Denver Landmark... more

Jul 5, 2017 10:57 AM Neighborhoods

One hundred square feet doesn’t sound like much for a home, but compared to a bed in a shelter or a park bench, it’s a castle. Or at least that’s what the tiny house movement is betting on in several cities around the country, including Denver. more

Jul 5, 2017 10:57 AM Neighborhoods

Mayor Michael B. Hancock will deliver the annual State of the City Address at the Hiawatha Davis Recreation Center on Monday, July 10 from 11:00a.m.-12:00p.m. The address is open to the public and will identify the Administration’s priorities... more

Jul 5, 2017 10:57 AM Neighborhoods

[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 Opinion

Since 2007, a unique community mosaic art movement has swept Denver’s Bonnie Brae neighborhood, a movement all sparked by a single artistic workshop. That workshop and one woman who took it have, in the 10 years since, put into tile the memories... more

Jul 5, 2017 10:57 AM Neighborhoods

[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 Opinion

In each edition LIFE dedicates editorial space to area Registered Neighborhood Organizations and nonprofits with timely news to share. This month: Neighborhood Q&A, Art Students League, Cherry Creek Arts Fest and SCPNA... more

Jun 7, 2017 10:31 AM Neighborhoods

In each edition The Profile dedicates editorial space to area Registered Neighborhood Organizations and nonprofits with timely news to share. This month: Neighborhood Q&A, Cherry Creek Arts Fest, Endsley Bench and more... more

Jun 7, 2017 10:31 AM Neighborhoods

Marijuana-wise, it’s been an interesting few months for the West Washington Park Neighborhood. The city’s first church catering to cannabis users, the International Church of Cannabis, located at 400 S. Logan St., opened April 20... more

Jun 7, 2017 10:31 AM Business

The month of June kicks off a summer of annual festivals in Denver. The People’s Fair, the Chalk Art Festival, and Denver PrideFest all encourage Coloradans to get outside and enjoy the warm days and cool nights. While many of these festivals have... more

Jun 7, 2017 10:31 AM Lifestyle

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 Neighborhoods

‘Tis the month of Maying, playing, haying, holidaying, hip-hooraying, straying, rondelaying, soireeing, and—paying attention to what we’re saying, for there is much to be said for May! Get thee to the UPCC Annual meeting on Wednesday, May 3 at... more

May 2, 2017 4:27 PM Neighborhoods

After a few years of declining attendance, Capitol Hill United Neighbors (CHUN), the organization that started People’s Fair in 1972, handed the reins to Team Player Productions, an event marketing company based in Denver, to reinvigorate the event. more

May 2, 2017 4:27 PM Business