Keyword: Washington
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Would George Washington approve of the Mount Vernon Garden's new look?

Our nation’s first president might not recognize the Mount Vernon Garden in Washington Park, created in 1926 to replicate a garden at his Virginia estate. All summer, Denver Parks and Recreation … more

Who’s up in those City Park trees?

In the fall, as the leafy giants of City Park gird themselves for winter, they put on one last magnificent show of scarlet, russet and gold. Denver Parks and Recreation forester Ben Rickenbacker and … more

Meet Washington Park’s loftiest residents

Entering Washington Park on a hot day, a sense of relief and well-being creeps over you, along with a thick canopy of shade. That shade is provided by a collection of about 2,000 trees of more than … more

Immerse yourself in Lumonics’ lights and sounds

Great artists aren’t exactly well known for staying in the same place for long. That certainly was the case for Dorothy and Mel Tanner, the former of whom had a background in sculpture and the … more

Denver metro area Olympic athletes

The Summer Olympic Games taking place now in Tokyo features quite a few familiar faces for friends and family across the Denver metro area. Here are a few of the skilled and dedicated athletes that … more

Spring water flow arrives at historic Smith Ditch — and so do the crawdads

Here’s a pleasant spring activity: staring into a ditch. Smith Ditch in Washington Park, to be exact. It is easy to develop a crush on this little stream. If you pause on one of the footbridges, … more
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