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Dad Advice Is the Best Advice

Mark Taylor | Posted 06.20.2015 | Parents
Mark Taylor

My sisters and I could not have asked for a better father in Mr. Taylor, a father who was rightly conservative with his purse strings, but liberal with his two cents. Enjoy his Top 10 expressions for nearly every dilemma.

How Clean Energy Works for Colorado

Bob Keefe | Posted 06.03.2015 | Business
Bob Keefe

Smart clean energy policies like Colorado's percent renewable energy portfolio standard and the now-expired federal production tax credit for wind have created tens of thousands of jobs, attracted billions in new investment and generated serious economic growth in the state.

That One Time I Did Edibles in Public

Brie Berman | Posted 06.03.2015 | Comedy
Brie Berman

To be fair, I'd actually done it a few times in weeks prior and found it to be gentle and relaxing. But apparently, that was just the placebo effect because two hours into dinner, it kicked in. My temperature started rising and everyone in the room was suddenly out for my blood. I felt like a Stark at the Red Wedding.

Your 2015 Guide to Coast-to-Coast Gay Pride

Jim Werner | Posted 05.29.2015 | Gay Voices
Jim Werner

This past weekend wasn't just the unofficial start of summer; it's the official start of Pride season. In the coming month the sunlight will not only stay out longer but cities will start flying the rainbow flag to celebrate their LGBT communities.

Mini Pot-Bellied Pigs Ham It Up Visiting Patients With Alzheimer's Disease

The Huffington Post | Cameron Keady | Posted 05.27.2015 | Good News

Pumba and Boris are two mini pot-bellied pigs with one big job. Every weekend, they visit Highline Place in Littleton, Colorado, an assisted livin...

What Has the U.S. Learned from Its Military History

Robert Hardaway | Posted 05.26.2015 | Politics
Robert Hardaway

Ever since the American Revolutionary War, a startling statistic has emerged: the U.S. has not lost a single conventional war, but not won even a single guerrilla war. What can be learned from this experience?

Denver Doggie Reunited With Owner After Being Missing For Four Years

AP | Posted 05.11.2015 | Good News

It's a Denver man's American dream: Getting back the dog that vanished four years ago on the Fourth of July. Kelly Booker's 9-year-old Shih Tzu, Li...

BOOMTOWN Closes Wonderbound's Season With a Bang

Eden Lane | Posted 06.18.2015 | Arts
Eden Lane

Colorado's Contemporary Dance powerhouse Wonderbound (formerly known as Ballet Nouveau Colorado) has established itself as a major force with a variety of successful collaborations.

Denver Police Issue Dozens Of Citations At Pot Events

AP | Posted 06.19.2015 | Politics

DENVER (AP) — Denver police said there were no major problems as marijuana celebrations continued for a second day on Sunday, but police tweeted a r...

The Pot Baron of Reality Television

Vicky Collins | Posted 06.16.2015 | Entertainment
Vicky Collins

After wrapping up that marijuana infused marathon, executive producer Gary Cohen says he's hooked.

3 Juveniles Arrested With Guns, Smoke Device At Middle School

AP | DONNA BRYSON | Posted 06.10.2015 | Crime

DENVER (AP) — Three students — two found with handguns, the other with a device investigators were trying to identify — were in custody after ca...

Why I Quit My Job to Start a Business With My Boyfriend Instead

Sarah Dunn | Posted 06.03.2015 | Business
Sarah Dunn

Deciding not to go back to the corporate world after I was fired wasn't easy, but it's by far the best decision I've ever made.

The Top 10 Cities For Post-Grads

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 04.03.2015 | HuffPost Home

Graduating from college is both an exciting and terrifying time. Parents, professors and friends alike all want to know one thing, "What are you going...

The People Who Weren't Kidding

Eduardo Diaz | Posted 06.02.2015 | Latino Voices
Eduardo Diaz

One finds few details about the Chicano movement in most history texts, and only a handful of documentaries have been produced. As for museums, there have been a precious few exhibitions on the subject, which is why I was thrilled to see History Colorado, a Smithsonian affiliate, recently open El Movimiento: The Chicano Movement in Colorado at its flagship venue in Denver.

Denver Coffee Shop Hires Homeless Youth, Gives Them Second Chance 'No One Else Would'

The Huffington Post | Robbie Couch | Posted 03.31.2015 | Impact

Most bosses avoid meddling in their employees' personal lives, but Madison Chandler and Mark Smesrud are different. They co-founded Purple Door Cof...

A Terminal Adventure at Denver's Union Station

Kari Haugeto | Posted 05.20.2015 | Denver
Kari Haugeto

Denver's newest attraction is an old landmark: the lovingly restored Union Station. But it's more than an historic terminal. Sure, you can still catc...

Lawmakers Are Sporting Glittery IUD Earrings To Support Free Contraception

The Huffington Post | Alanna Vagianos | Posted 03.17.2015 | Women

IUDs look good in glitter. Colorado politicians are wearing IUD-shaped earrings and pins to show support for a bill that would fund the Colorado F...

Comic Ben Roy on SxSW, LaughFest and His New Grawlix TruTV Series

Julie Seabaugh | Posted 05.13.2015 | Comedy
Julie Seabaugh

Before taking the stage at LaughFest's Orbit Room, Roy broke down his busy month and upcoming TruTV series with The Grawlix's Adam Cayton-Holland and Andrew Orvedahl.

5 American Cities You Should Visit In 2015

The Huffington Post | Carly Ledbetter | Posted 03.02.2015 | Travel

In 2014, Minneapolis, Kansas City and Richmond were the coolest place to be. But with a new year brings a new set of cities to add to your bucket list...

Turning 30? You're Not Dead Yet

Mark Taylor | Posted 04.07.2015 | Denver
Mark Taylor

I can't get away with reading young adult novels (sorry Katniss), I can't get away with binge drinking, I probably shouldn't have roommates and I'll never be one of Forbes' "30 under 30". On February 6th, 2015, I am officially 30 years old. Ew.

Police Fatally Shoot Woman Who Allegedly Hit Cop With Car

Reuters | Posted 03.28.2015 | Crime

By Keith Coffman DENVER, Jan 26 (Reuters) - A young woman suspected of driving a stolen car filled with teenage passengers was shot d...

Counter-Terrorism Kickstarter

Michael Conniff | Posted 03.12.2015 | Denver
Michael Conniff

Silbi Kelly Stanton comes by her interest in counter-terrorism honestly. The daughter of both Irish Catholic and Protestant Irish descendants, Stanton also studied The Troubles in Ireland before turning to the Al-Qaeda conundrum.

How To Save Money Flying to the Best Ski Resorts

Hopper.com | Posted 03.01.2015 | Travel
Hopper.com

Ski season is upon us, but any avid skier knows that traveling to the best ski resorts can be expensive. If you do your research, you can find great deals on lift tickets and resort passes. However, scoring a deal on flights to your favorite winter destination can be trickier.

On With the Show Tunes: A Refueled Fleetwood Mac Truck Delivers Again

Michael Bialas | Posted 02.14.2015 | Entertainment
Michael Bialas

Putting on a show to match the grandeur and longevity of Fleetwood Mac is a massive undertaking, but Stevie Nicks needed just a minute to personalize it for the crowd of mostly Coloradans in the sold-out Pepsi Center on Dec. 12, 2014.

Fact Check: Police Officer Was Leaving East High Protest When Struck

Jason Salzman | Posted 02.12.2015 | Denver
Jason Salzman

In fact, Adsit was hit by the car as he was returning to his beat after escorting the protesters on their march. The protest was still happening when Adsit was hit, but Adsit was going back to his 16th Street Mall assignment.