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Former Broncos player arrested after shots fired

Douglas County saw two shootings over the weekend, with one resulting in a death and another ending in the arrest of a former Denver Broncos player, according to the sheriff's office. Early Saturday, … more

From the mountains of Vail to audience’s homes

One of the most challenging things about attending the annual Vail Film Festival is spending your time inside a movie theater when you’re in such a beautiful mountain town. That won’t be a … more

Project to house homeless in Capitol Hill moves forward

There are many people in the Denver area who are employed, but still struggle to afford any sort of housing. “It's even more unaffordable to those earning only minimum wage,” said Blaine Newby, … more

Swallow Hill goes virtual during shutdown

Swallow Hill Music is a place that builds community. “There's such an energy about it,” said Cheri Gonzales, Swallow Hill's development manager. “Not having that during this time has been … more

Cultural institutions offer virtual visits

Have you ever stared at the paint on your walls so long you start to see the works of timeless paintings in the splotches? That's starting to happen to me — I think there's a portion of Raphael's … more

Pantry keeps South students fed during tough time

On a typical Thursday after school, Room 142 in Denver South High School, 1700 E. Louisiana Ave., would be bustling with students shopping for groceries. Then COVID-19 forced schools to close. “But … more

Writing around it

Andrea Dupree believes having a rich creative life allows a person to have a richer life in general. “Creative writing,” said Dupree, who is the program director at Lighthouse Writers Workshop, … more

Resident geese numbers down but culling undecided

Denver Parks officials said they haven't decided if they'll cull Canada geese again this summer, but said the bird's numbers have significantly decreased in some city parks. “The numbers are … more

Charity opens door to ability

In 2006 while in Uganda, David Talbot met a 9-year-old girl with an amputated leg because she had broken it falling out of a tree. “She had a compound fracture, and they didn't have any way to fix … more

'Every single sale means the world to us'

Throughout Colorado's stay-at-home order, Dr. Martha Lucas kept her fingers crossed that her small business in Capitol Hill would survive the novel coronavirus pandemic. “Chinese medicine is … more

Metro Caring needs volunteers, donations

Teva Sienicki, CEO of Metro Caring, points out that everybody has a story that revolves around food — whether it’s gardening fresh veggies with a relative, a specific dish that always accompanies … more

Help protect historic structures from the couch

For the last decade, HistoriCorps — founded in Denver and now based in Morrison — has been striving to protect the historic buildings that keep the stories of our country alive from disrepair, … more

Denver metro area arts go online

Town Hall Arts Center in Littleton was just about to start its spring kids’ classes when the arrival of COVID-19 changed everything. “Once that all came apart, I, like everybody else, sort of sat … more

Polis 'optimistic' but not certain about schools re-opening in August

Gov. Jared Polis said he expects in-person classes to resume at the state's schools in the fall, but acknowledged that it isn't certain. more

Denver Public Schools keeps students fed during remote learning

Though students aren't physically going to school right now, Denver Public Schools' yellow buses can still be seen serving young people around town. But the buses aren't filled with kids — they're … more

Colorado Symphony commits to #PlayOn

I don’t know about you, but I’ve been relying on music something fierce to keep me sane and calm(ish) during this time in quarantine. And despite the fact that we can’t go out to see their … more

In Denver, lights glow with appreciation

When the clock reached 8 p.m., people across the nation howled in unity from their balconies, front lawns and back yards. In that moment, first responders everywhere flipped their public safety … more

Denver metro area school districts close for the school year

As Colorado braces for the COVID-19 peak to hit, 14 Denver metro area school districts jointly announced they will remain closed to in-person learning for the remainder of the school year. … more

With gatherings prohibited, two options for funeral services: livestream or postpone

While losing a loved one at any time is difficult, planning a funeral has been made even more complicated as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to halt gatherings. With the statewide stay-at-home … more

Watch movies and support Denver Film simultaneously

While we’re all stuck indoors protecting ourselves and others from COVID-19, many will be streaming some of the movies we might’ve missed recently. But if you’re itching to see something new … more
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