Stacey McDole

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

Mar 1, 2018 2:03 PM Local Headlines

The boards will soon come down at the building that used to house El Diablo and Sketch restaurants in Baker. Zocalo Community Development will develop the boarded-up First Avenue Hotel on Broadway into much needed affordable housing units with... more

Mar 1, 2018 2:03 PM Cap Hill Business News

Cathedral High School and the Oscar Malo, Jr. Memorial Hall exemplify how Historic Denver, Inc.’s relentless pursuit for preservation is a worthwhile cause. In response to an application for non-historic status back in 2011... more

Feb 1, 2018 1:48 PM Cap Hill Business News

Another out-of-state developer is trying its hand in Denver’s hot real estate/rental market. LYND, based out of San Antonio TX, is developing the far west section of “restaurant row” on 17th and Park avenues. The eight-story building will house... more

Jan 4, 2018 7:15 PM Cap Hill Business News

A LIFE reader inquired via email about the sale of 960 Grant St. RedPeak Properties, who owns and manages “distinctive living” residences throughout metro Denver, purchased the building from its long-time owners for a cool $11.25 million. more

Dec 6, 2017 12:13 PM Local Headlines

As the Denver landscape continues to change and new residents clamor for housing, historic buildings are narrowly escaping the wrecking ball. This month is about developers who see the beauty in Denver’s historic buildings and strive to preserve... more

Nov 1, 2017 3:48 PM Cap Hill Business 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

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

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

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

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

Golden Triangle Partnership (GTP) introduced its first Executive Director, Leslie Horna. more

Mar 6, 2017 12:00 AM Neighborhood News and Notes

Now, Discover Denver has an updated website allowing community participation in documenting Denver's history. more

Feb 8, 2017 10:56 AM Government News

Short-term rentals (STRs)—rentals for less than 30 days—are increasingly popular in tourist-heavy Denver. started here in 1995 as a solution to rent vacation mountain condos. Today, the website currently lists 2,600 owner-managed rentals... more

Feb 7, 2017 12:01 PM Government News