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Building boom takes shape in downtown Colorado Springs

Three construction cranes in downtown Colorado Springs are three more than most people have seen in years. While cranes might be common in Denver, they signal a reinvigorated downtown for Colorado Springs. About $620 million in downtown projects – including apartments, hotels, offices, restaurants and public improvements – either have been completed in recent years,Continue Reading “Building boom takes shape in downtown Colorado Springs”

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Colorado Supreme Court strikes down state law banning immigrant smuggling

Young girls take part in a vigil at San Fernando Cathedral for victims who died as a result of being transported in a tractor-trailer, Sunday, July 23, 2017, in San Antonio. Several people died after being crammed into a sweltering tractor-trailer found parked outside a Walmart in the midsummer Texas heat, authorities said Sunday inContinue Reading “Colorado Supreme Court strikes down state law banning immigrant smuggling”

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How Dave Chappelle Introduced a Cellphone-Bagging Program to Denver Schools

Host Dave Chappelle during his “Saturday Night Live” monologue on Nov. 12. Wende Curtis is used to getting out-of-the-blue texts from superstar comic Dave Chappelle, given that she owns Denver’s nationally renowned Comedy Works clubs. But she was not prepared for Chappelle’s request last spring that Comedy Works adopt a new cellphone-bagging service as aContinue Reading “How Dave Chappelle Introduced a Cellphone-Bagging Program to Denver Schools”

Real Estate

Why 9NEWS is helping 9-year-old Reagan save Denver this weekend

DENVER – Help! Dastardly evil villain Ripcon has taken 9NEWS anchor Corey Rose prisoner! The only one who can save Corey Rose is a member of the Mighty Morphin Power Rangers – the Blue Ranger! In real life, that Blue Ranger is battling something much more evil than Ripcon. This weekend, 9NEWS, Corey Rose, andContinue Reading “Why 9NEWS is helping 9-year-old Reagan save Denver this weekend”

Sports

It’s still a 2-man race for the Denver Broncos’ QB job

ENGLEWOOD, Colo. (AP) Trevor Siemian and Paxton Lynch don’t need to worry about anyone but each other. Heading into the zenith of their QB competition next week, they can rest assured the Broncos brass has their backs even as fans fret over the duo’s oft-times ho-hum jockeying for the job. Neither quarterback was particularly inspiringContinue Reading “It’s still a 2-man race for the Denver Broncos’ QB job”

Real Estate

How a Denver Judge’s Privilege Failed My Transgender Daughter

Thinkstock by Getty Images My transgender daughter had a hearing to change her name last week. The judge, Hon. John Marcucci, approved the change but did not grant her petition to waive the required public announcement. My daughter had made the common motion to be exempt from public announcement as it would be a stressfulContinue Reading “How a Denver Judge’s Privilege Failed My Transgender Daughter”

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Reasons to Go to Denver Colorado That Aren’t Recreational Marijuana

If you pay any attention to the news right now, then you probably know that Colorado is one of the states that has made recreational marijuana legal. This makes people want to take day trips to Colorado all the time, and understandably so. However, most people simply head towards the largest city without knowing anythingContinue Reading “Reasons to Go to Denver Colorado That Aren’t Recreational Marijuana”