‘Band of Brothers’ legend makes charity stop in Colorado

He’s an army legend, immortalized in the HBO series "Band of Brothers." Staff Sergeant Al Mampre, 96, saw heavy action with the famous "Easy Company" during World War II. He was in Englewood last week to help raise money for the the U.S. Bomb Technician Association. Mampre basked in the applause at the Inverness Golf […]

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The take down of a lemonade stand raises some questions

Summer is a time to create with cardboard boxes. Challenge kids to make a lemonade stand or a rocket ship from a box. How many things can they imagine? Just when I think I may not find something to write about during a slow news week, Denver police officers shut down a kids’ Memorial Day […]

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Eat Your Way Across Denver with the New Taco Passport

Get discounts on tacos—and support three local charities—with Denver’s newest food passport. Photo courtesy of Ryan Lawrence Photography Is there such a thing as too many tacos? We certainly don’t think so—and neither does the team behind the Taco Passport, a new deal book launching June 1 that offers discounts at 21 taquerias around town. […]

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Taco Passport offers deals while supporting charities

DENVER – If your Taco Tuesday routine has gotten a little stale, now you can mix it up while also supporting local charities. Enter the Denver Taco Passport, a new booklet rolling out June 1 that features 2-for-1 discounts at 20 taco spots around the Denver metro area. The booklet costs $20, and organizers sid […]

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Thousands run in Denver’s Colfax Marathon on Sunday

DENVER– It was perfect running weather Sunday morning as thousands of people participated in the Colfax marathon that kicked off at 6:00 am in City Park. Denver’s only marathon started 13 years ago and has continued to grow, attracting runners from out of state and even out of the country. 20,000 people over the course […]

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UCHealth donates $53,200 to Gold Crown Foundation as Avalanche, Broncos, Nuggets and Rockies players and alumni hit baseballs for charity

Denver Broncos linebacker Brandon Marshall steps up to the plate to hit baseballs for the UCHealth Healthy Swings: Charity Home Run Derby at Coors Field in Denver on May 11, 2018. Denver, May 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — UCHealth, a nationally recognized health system and one of Colorado’s largest health care networks, today contributed $53,200 […]

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Mural Install and 34 Things to do in Denver this Week

May is in full force and Denver has some sweet events to keep you moving. Start your week off by listening to a National Geographic photographer at Obscure Sojourn Speaker Series and end it by hearing from a panel of artists a Jim Howard Exhibition. Whatever you end up doing, make sure to check out […]

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Chicano Pride Ride organizers have traffic safety concerns

DENVER — One of the state’s largest motorcycle scholarship fund raising rides has traffic concerns. The Chicano Pride Ride is scheduled for Cinco de Mayo. More than 800 motorcycle riders will participate in the charity ride that will start in Golden and end in Downtown Denver. The group has learned it won’t get police protection […]

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