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Fitness Gallery has opened its new corporate headquarters and Denver Superstore in Wellshire at 2595 S. Colorado Blvd. The company purchased the 12,000 square-foot building formerly occupied by the Garment District and has given it a makeover. more

South Denver Business News

Machete Tequila + Tacos’ third location

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The past 30 days have brought new eats and creative sweets on the LIFE beat. A taco joint, a new Uptown sports bar and a pair of bakeries opened their doors. So dig in. Hint: You might want to bring a spare fork to sample the other plates at... more

Cap Hill Business News

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Controversy continues to swirl around the plans of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church to provide housing to homeless and mentally ill people. The church is located in the Clement Historic District and near the epicenter of Denver’s homeless population... more

Local Headlines

Solar panels on the roof of the East High School gym are part of the view from Sean McCarthy’s classroom. McCarthy, a special education teacher, says that he first noticed the city’s purple recycling bins at... more

Cap Hill Education News

The economic boom Denver is experiencing has improved the lives of many residents, but that benefit has been uneven. Unemployment is at historic lows in most of the metro area, but there are certain neighborhoods that have been left out of this... more

South Denver Opinion

Asbury Elementary School has been leading the way locally when it comes to eco education for years now. The school's teachers and staff created recycling and composting programs even before Denver Public Schools' Department of Sustainability came... more

South Denver Education News

The March Inter-Neighborhood Cooperation (INC) meeting was a full-day event. The monthly gathering of delegates from the City of Denver’s Registered Neighborhood Groups (RNO) took place March 10 at the Park Hill Congregational Church. The agenda... more

Neighborhood News and Notes

An apartment building on the corner of 16th Avenue and Washington Street, historically known as the Essex Apartments and more recently as the Denver International Hostel, is getting the treatment it deserves after years of neglect. more

Cap Hill Business News

Holy Kaboom! We are in the Entertaining Epicenter of the West (EEW). Where else can there be such a phantasmagoria of action? Why we may soon explode, so move up close for a good view. Whoa! The city itself seems to be running away. Hark to the... more

South Denver Opinion

The property at 390 Grant St. is buzzing with demolition activity to make way for the Modera West Wash Park “apartment community,” which will be situated directly west of the long-standing Mancinelli’s Auto Repair. Speer Boulevard runs along the... more

South Denver Business News

Public concern over construction defects, construction materials used, slot homes, micro units and the like has been high of late, and while some neighborhoods are perhaps behind the curve when it comes to establishing standards for... more

Local Headlines

WalkDenver and Denver Vision Zero Coalition are having a pretty good year, so far. Recently, the nonprofit WalkDenver named Jill Locantore, its previous Associate Director, as Executive Director. She succeeds Gosia Kung, who stepped down in... more

Local Headlines

Sometimes small changes can effect big responses. In the weeks ahead of the 2017 holiday season, 14 tiny “fairy doors” were installed along South Pearl Street at about knee height. Some are easy to spot, some not so much. To find them all you have... more

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While the State of the Union address failed to shine even a dim light on the state of education, remarks made two days later by the President about “vocational” being a “much better word than in many cases a community college” stirred up... more

South Denver Education News

Effective March 1, Denver Metro Media (DMM), publishers of Life on Capitol Hill and Washington Park Profile, will no longer occupy the storefront at 615 E. Jewell Ave. Rather than occupy the single office, staff will work remotely, and a plan... more

South Denver Business News

On Feb. 10, INC delegates and members met at St. Rose of Lima Church to discuss issues including transportation, zoning and planning (ZAP) and a recent announcement that Denver is considering a bid to host the Winter Olympics. more

Local Headlines

Senior Day at the Capitol is on Wednesday, March 21. First, you don’t have to be a senior to attend, you just need to have an interest in issues impacting seniors. This is a very special event organized by Colorado Senior Lobby. If you have not... more

Neighborhood News and Notes

Buffalo Exchange Colorado, the Baker Broadway Merchant Association and the Office of Councilman Jolon Clark are working together to have rainbow crosswalks installed at Broadway and West Irvington Place. This project is a visual demonstration of... more

Neighborhood News and Notes

The Emich family has been in the business of selling cars for over 90 years. In 1922, Fred S. Emich opened the first Emich dealership in Chicago, Illinois after WWI. While serving with the 131st Infantry, Emich experienced his share of close calls. more

South Denver Business News

All cities, including Denver, are dynamic and always changing. When the pace of growth outstrips the pace of infrastructure, change is experienced as a challenge to overall resident quality of life and must be a priority for government throughout... more

Government News