Denver News Online October 2018

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OCTOBER 15, 2018 - NOVEMBER 15, 2018





Elevate Denver Bond Program Expands Website

The Elevate Denver Bond Program today launched an expanded website to give residents more timely program updates and access to additional current and historical documents and information. “Denver voters spoke, and we listened. Elevate Denver is about delivering on that promise to voters to bring the major infrastructure repairs and improvements they wanted to support our city and neighborhoods,” Mayor Michael B. Hancock said. “This enhanced website builds on our commitment to transparency throughout this multi-year process. I encourage residents to visit the site often to learn about the progress of Elevate Denver projects throughout the city that will benefit neighborhoods and neighbors.” The website, which can still be found at elevatedenver, now features a program overview, including program summaries by City Council district; project updates, including a blog that will share the stories of individual bond projects and the community members who benefit from them; an expanded frequently asked questions section; a media section; an interactive timeline with the history of Denver bond programs; a section for contracting opportunities; and a Spanish language page. Each of these sections is expected to become more robust as the bond program advances. Elevate Denver is a 10-year, $937 million general obligation bond program approved by voters in 2017, that will enhance the City and


County of Denver by providing critical improvements to the city’s infrastructure – improving our roads, sidewalks, parks, recreation centers, libraries, cultural centers, public-owned buildings and safety facilities. For more information go to www.

Denver Launches Vision Zero's New Community Program Safer City Streets

as to identify and promote safety improvements like safe pedestrian crossings, bicycle facilities, hazardfree sidewalks and well-signed roadways,” Mayor Michael B. Hancock said. “Creating and promoting a culture of safety for every mobility choice takes all of us, but together, we can achieve our Vision Zero goal and make our streets safer for everyone who uses them.” The Vision Zero Community Program application process involves the following: Community members interested in designing a project that increases awareness of Vision Zero and promotes safer streets are asked to fill out an application form; each project requires a minimum of three applicants who will serve as team members (at least one must be a resident of the community). The boundaries of what constitutes the “community” served by a Vision Zero project can be determined by a variety of factors, including City designations, official Neighborhoods, travel routes or intersections, parks and recreation centers, schools or public transit stops. Potential project types can be large or small and can include such elements as temporary or demonstrative displays, the identification of safe routes, community meet-

ings, public art, photographybased storytelling, data collection, surveys and educational materials. Ideas for projects can be found at Applicants should strive to convey the potential impact of their proposed project, as well as how community support will be attained and fostered. A total of $50,000 is available for the projects. Project costs may vary from $2,000 to a maximum $20,000 and funds will be awarded at the discretion of DDPHE and DPW. Submissions should include an estimated cost, but final costs will be determined with WalkDenver. Throughout the fall, a series of community informational sessions and application workshops will be conducted (dates and locations to be determined). Applications are due December 1, 2018, and teams will be notified of acceptance by December 17, 2018. Projects are scheduled to begin January 2019, and all project implementation is to be completed by July 28, 2019. Neighborhoods interested in hosting an info session or workshop should contact Michele Shimomura at Michele.Shimomura@ For more information or to apply, visit VisionZero


The Denver Department of Public Health & Environment (DDPHE) and Denver Public Works today announced the launch of the Vision Zero Community Program, the next step in the five-year Denver Vision Zero Action Plan started in 2015 to set the City and County of Denver on a well-defined path toward achieving zero traffic deaths and serious injuries by 2030. With the support and assistance of the advocacy organization WalkDenver, whose stated mission is to make Denver “the most walkable city in the United States” by 2040, the City will evaluate applications from the public for community-oriented projects that spotlight safe routes, educate residents and encourage active participation in reducing deaths from traffic crashes. Project proposals could focus on topics that include reducing speeding, aggressive driving, driving under the influence, distracted driving and the failure to use seatbelts and motorcycle helmets. The effort supports Denver’s Vision Zero goal of engaging the community. “We’re excited to offer this opportunity for our community members to get involved in this effort, as well

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FYI/Happenings DENVER NEWS and Denver Post Endorse Jared Polis for Governor DENVER NEWS and the Denver Post gave their enthusiastic endorsement to Democrat Jared Polis for Governor, saying "Coloradans would be fortunate to have Polis as governor pushing for a brighter future." The endorsement focused heavily on Polis's vision for a quality education for all Coloradans -- a top issue among voters in the state. Here are a few key excerpts from the endorsement: Coloradans have the chance to cast their vote this fall for a governor who is thoughtful, innovative and has proved his mettle as a leader both in the business world and as a congressman for the past decade. Jared Polis, 43, has a vision for this great state that is easy to support, and critically, we think he has the gumption to actually deliver results. He understands that a strong education system is an investment in the future. And he doesn’t just talk the talk; Polis has put in the leg work to demonstrate a true commitment to and knowledge of making sure every child in Colorado receives a great education. After becoming a self-made multi-millionaire, Polis’ political career began on the State Board of Education. He founded a network of charter schools: the New America Schools for at-risk youth and nonEnglish speakers and the Academy of Urban Learning in Denver for pregnant teenagers, homeless youth and other at-risk students. He carried his education knowledge with him to Congress where

he not only worked on fixing the No Child Left Behind Act, but was a member of the conference committee that negotiated the final bipartisan Every Student Succeeds Act eventually signed by President Barack Obama. And he’s the father of a 7-yearold and a 4-year-old. Schools need adequate resources to be great, and Polis is willing to scrape together the money needed to make sure our kids succeed. He plans to explore getting private investors to fund his early childhood education goals in exchange for a promised return on their investment based on the savings realized later by the state through the reduced need of expensive remediation, class repetition, and special education. Coloradans would be fortunate to have Polis as governor pushing for a brighter future. He’s won our endorsement and we hope he wins your vote.

about journalists when their candidate is still trailing in the polls... The stuff from the pro-Stapleton folks, it is a special kind of desperate." Colorado Democrats had the following reaction: "As Walker Stapleton continues to slip in the polls, he and his allies get more and more desperate. Earlier

this week, Stapleton attacked Polis's family at a debate. Now his SuperPAC allies are attacking Jared with fabricated news headlines. Stapleton's ugly barrage of attacks is the clearest sign of a desperate, flailing campaign that has nothing positive to offer Colorado voters," said Eric Walker, Colorado Democratic Party spokesperson.


Must Watch: 9News Calls Out Stapleton SuperPAC for "Pathetic and Desperate" Lies In a 2 minute segment, 9News's Kyle Clark called out Walker Stapleton's SuperPAC's "pathetic and desperate" move of fabricating a news headline and falsely attributing it to 9News in an attempt to lie to voters. "It is a pathetic and desperate move by the group supporting Stapleton," said Clark. "My job as a journalist is to tell the truth and stand by it. Their job is to take rich people's money, burn through it with misleading ads, and then whine

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FYI/Happenings RTD Board Approves Fare Changes for 2019

Lyft's Top 10 Destinations for Passengers Who Share the Ride

The Regional Transportation District’s Board of Directors tonight approved changes to fares and pass programs that will take effect starting early next year, including the introduction of a low-income program, an increased discount for riders between 6 and 19 years old, and changes to fares. The recommended package of fare policy changes – first approved last week by the board’s financial administration and audit committee – is forecasted to reach fare revenue target levels over the next three years. It delivers all the elements of a proposal that reflects feedback from thousands of people about three proposed options and RTD’s fare review process, scheduled to take place every three years. Changes would be implemented starting in January, with a low-income program estimated to begin in July. A Title VI equity analysis of all changes has been completed, and no concerns were found per the board-adopted Disparate Impact and Disproportionate Burden Policy. With its approval , the board has authorized the following changes to fares and passes: Introduce a low-income fare program, providing a 40 percent discount to households at or below 185 percent of the federal poverty level. • Increase the discount offered to riders between 6 and 19 years old to 70 percent. (Up to three children 5 and younger would continue to ride free with a fare-paying adult.) • Introduce a 3-hour pass, replacing a 3-hour one-way transfer. • Continue offering EcoPass, Neighborhood EcoPass and CollegePass, which will be priced based upon trips taken. • Retain 10-Ride ticket books and MyRide smart cards with discounts. • Retain day and monthly passes and FlexPass. • Discontinue ValuPass (those interested instead could purchase 12 monthly passes). • Increase Local fare to $3, Regional fare to $5.25 and fare to Denver International Airport to $10.50. More information about the pass program study is at

Lyft passengers are increasingly opting to take a Shared ride when getting to the places that matter most to them. Shared rides account for 40 percent of rides in major markets where the service is available. In Denver, nearly one-third of all Lyft rides are Shared rides. From transit stations to ViewHouse Ballpark, Denver residents are using Shared rides as an affordable and environmentally conscious way to move around the city. Over 30 percent of passengers going to Cherry Creek Shopping Center chose to take a Shared Lyft, and now that all Lyft rides are carbon neutral, that makes for an even greener ride. Lyft Shared rides pairs multiple parties together in one ride, with the goal of filling empty seats in cars with riders going in the same direction. Shared rides are cheaper than a standard Lyft and are ideal for one or two riders. “The future of transportation includes a wide range of multi-modal options, and Shared rides is a valuable component to solutions that will reduce congestion while also saving our passengers money and reducing their carbon footprint,” said Gabe Cohen, general manager for Lyft Rockies Region. “What really excites me is that passengers in Denver are sharing rides in all sorts of use cases including their commutes, nightlife activities and daily errands.” Lyft Denver Top 10 Shared Destinations: • Union Station • Denver International Airport • Coors Field • ViewHouse Ballpark • Cherry Creek Shopping Center • Avanti Food and Beverage • Sheraton Denver Downtown • Hyatt Regency Denver at Colorado Convention Center • Red Rocks Amphitheatre • Pepsi Center More info at:

Can't Miss Events This October at Union Station

favorite family-friendly spooky celebration! On October 25 from 5:00pm 8:00pm, join us for the annual BOOnion Station Kids Halloween Parade & Party! Put on your costume for a night of trick-or-treating, mini train rides, costume parades, and face painting at Denver's Union Station! Event takes place on October 25th, at 5:00pm - 8:00 pm

This is one ghoulish affair you won't want to miss — Terminal Bar's Spooky Speakeasy! Join us in the Lower Gallery Level Bar at Denver's Union Station on October 26 from 9:00pm - 1:00am for a live DJ set, themed cocktails, and a costume contest. Event takes place on October 26 from 9:00pm - 1:00am

We know how to make pumpkin carving even more fun... just add cocktails to the mix! Get in the Halloween spirit on October 18 from 6:00pm 9:00pm at Terminal Bar's Carving and Cocktails event. We'll bring the pumpkins and carving gear — you bring your best skills. There will be prizes for the most creative designs. October 18 from 6:00pm - 9:00pm at Terminal Bar

Dress to impress because the winner of the costume contest will receive an overnight stay at The Crawford and take home a $100 gift certificate to Denver's Union Station. Come one, come all to Denver's

Cross Country Ride for Suicide Awareness Denny Ying #RideforLifeTeam arrived in Denver on his solo bike ride from San Francisco on Sept. 23rd; riding in honor of Suicide Prevention Awareness. He was greeted by DENVER NEWS, other news agencies, neighbors and supporters in our community at Fire House 21 in the Wash Park Neighborhood where he was hosted by the Chief and fire crew during his stay in Denver before continuing on to his final destination in Boston. All along the way his goal is to meet and greet people affected by suicide a prevalent issue; and to bring awareness to the resources that are available or badly needed. Denny is a survivor himself.



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FYI/Happenings Denver's Curtis Hotel All-Ages Monster Bash Saturday October 20th

Ghouls, superheroes & princesses unite: The Curtis - a DoubleTree by Hilton & Pop Culture Classroom are hosting Denver’s most spooktacular event of the Halloween season, the allages Monster Bash Halloween Party on Saturday, Oct. 20th. The Halloween party will feature video game stations, dancing to DJ There’s an Ape for That, special appearances by favorite movie monsters & spooky characters, a silent movie and more. Guests can enjoy “dino trick or treating,” with the chance to win free Denver Comic Con and Pop Culture Classroom items. Come costumed in your Halloween finest for the chance to win the Out Front Magazine Costume Contest, led by drag queen judges with prizes including passes to Denver Comic Con and a 2-night stay at the Curtis.

For those age 21 and older, a cash bar will be pouring signature Halloween cocktails and cold Breckenridge Brewery beers. The party will be held from 8 p.m. – 11 p.m. in the Curtis Four Square Ballroom. Tickets are $15 per person for ages 18 and up; kids under age 18 can attend for free. VIP tickets will be available for $30 each and include guaranteed reserved seating, free parking in the Curtis parking garage, a Denver Comic Con schwag bag, snacks and one free drink ticket. VIP guests can spend the night with a special discounted room rate of $139 per night available on Saturday, Oct. 20th for a stay on the hotel’s 13th floor – which features the “Dun, Dun, Dunnnnn” theme and life-size art inspired by some of the creepiest movies ever made, including The Shining and Alfred Hitchcock’s The Birds. The Monster Bash Halloween Party is a benefit for Pop Culture Classroom, a Denver non-profit organization dedicated to delivering high quality, all-inclusive educational resources to school districts, teachers and community organizations using comics, graphic novels and related pop culture media. For more information, please visit To purchase tickets, please visit For more information, please visit


Wear Purple in Oct. in Support Against Domestic Violence Zero Tolerance for Domestic Abuse (0T4DA), a nonprofit organization that offers counseling and resources to domestic abuse victims, formally launches this month. The timing is symbolic as October is recognized as National Domestic Violence Awareness Month. According to the National Coalition Against Domestic Violence, one in three women and one in four men in the U.S. will be the victim of domestic violence at some point in their lifetime. Additionally 48 percent of women and 49 percent of men have experienced psychological abuse by an intimate partner. Founder and Executive Director, Diane Wall established 0T4DA to bring counseling and resources to anyone experiencing forms of abuse or control. “It is really important for people to understand that domestic violence doesn’t discriminate. It happens in all communities and at all income and education levels,” says Wall. “It is equally important for anyone who is experiencing any form of abuse or control to know that there is help and a way out. With access to counseling and community resources, those affected by domestic abuse can move past barriers and live a healthy life.” Diane Wall is a Colorado licensed, solution-focused therapist. Her current focus is on helping people who are in abusive and/or controlling relationships. She has more than 14 years of experience working with clients who have experienced trauma and grief. If you answered yes to one or more of the questions above, you may be in an abusive or controlling relationship.

“These concerns presented in these questions are signs that should NEVER be ignored. They are relationship red flags and shouldn't be excused,” explains Wall. 0T4DA invites you to join us and “shop for a cause” on Thursday, October 25, 2018 – Domestic Violence Awareness Day, also known as Purple Thursday. Put on your purple and shop at Unique Boutique Consignment near Coal Mine and Kipling in Littleton from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. and 10 percent of your purchase will be donated to 0T4DA. At 6:30 p.m., Wall will introduce 0T4DA and explain how you can help make a difference. If you are not available to attend in person, but still want to help you can buy a gift card for a future use with no expiration date. Seven percent of the gift card value will be donated at the time of purchase and another 3 percent will be donated when the card is used. Email your gift card number, amount purchased and your name to with "0T4DA Fundraiser" in the subject line to. Gift Cards purchased between September 25 and October 25, 2018 will count toward the fundraiser total. At Unique Boutique Consignment you will find high quality, all-season apparel and shoes for men, women and teens. The boutique also sells jewelry, accessories and art from more than 30 local artists. =To learn more about 0T4DA and its mission to provide counseling for anyone experiencing forms of abuse or control, in order to help that person move past barriers and live a healthy life, visit the Facebook page at Help us share our mission by liking and sharing our page.

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FYI/Happenings Denver Milk Market Located In LoDo Adds New Attractions

Denver Milk Market is the cornerstone of the historic Dairy Block, an all-local, all-wonderful mix of 16 takeaway and dine-in restaurants, bars and retail options located in Denver’s LoDo neighborhood at 1800 Wazee Street, run by acclaimed Denver Chef Frank Bonanno. It is one of the nation’s only dining marketplaces led by a single culinary mastermind. The community is a diverse mix of culinary concepts that invite guests to shop a little, drink a little, eat a little and celebrate a lot. Guests can grab pastries and morning coffee; enjoy a freshly chopped salad or hot sandwich for lunch; meet friends and colleagues for evening cocktails; and pick-up fresh meat, seafood and house-made pasta by-the-pound to experiment at home. Each culinary destination is unique, and every journey unforgettable. The marketplace brings people together with an array of ongoing programming—both within the 18,000-sq. ft.

space, and in Dairy Block’s pedestrian alley—including partner activations, classes, pop-ups and more. DAIRY BLOCK RECENT OPENINGS Berkeley Supply • Located in the Dairy Block Alley, Berkeley Supply is the second location of the Tennyson Street shop specializing in high-quality, menswear with a focus on American-made products. Open daily from 11 a.m. – 7 p.m., Berkeley Supply carries clothing, footwear, luggage and accessories. Brands include Rogue Territory, 3sixteen, Filson, Freenote Cloth, Red Wing Heritage, Wolverine, Viberg Boots, Taylor Stitch, Woolrich, Iron Heart, Tellason, Wings + Horns, Shinola, topo designs, and many others. #YOURSELF • From the team responsible for the popular Blue Ruby on Larimer Square, #YOURSELF is a men’s & women’s boutique located in the Dairy Block Lobby. Designed to take the stress out of the shopping experience, merchandise includes jeans, jean jackets, button downs, t-shirts, jewelry, handbags, yogawear, travel toiletries and more. COMING SOON TO DAIRY BLOCK Engine Room Pizza – opening mid October • Engine Room Pizza by Chef Frank Bonanno will start serving thin slice New York style pizza from its Dairy Block Alley location in October.

Blanchard Family Wines – opening early December • The passionate creation of two brothers, bringing their award-winning, boutique wines, and Sonoma wine country experience to downtown Denver. Their full line-up of wines will be offered as flights, by the glass, by the bottle, or to-go, and will be paired with Colorado and California sourced charcuterie, cheeses, desserts, and other small bites. Sarah O. Jewelry – opening December 2018 • This Denver based fine jewelry company offers one-of-a-kind versatile fine jewelry that is created locally using precious metals, through traditional and modernized metalsmithing methods. With Dairy Block as their second Denver location, Sarah O. uses only ethically sourced natural gemstones and diamonds and their carefully curated design collections. Seven Grand Whiskey Bar – opening mid October • The first Colorado outpost of the popular whiskey bar located off of The Alley will pour a comprehensive selection of premium whiskeys and crafted cocktails, while also featuring live music and pool tables. Run for the Roses – opening TBD • An intimate cocktail lair specializing in abundant delights, serving classic and seasonal cocktails, rare spirits and elevated snacks in an underground lounge.



Denver Flea Market Place – opening early 2019 • A modern retail space by the founder of the popular Denver Flea Marketplace opening onto The Alley, featuring a curated collection of emerging makers and brands from Colorado and across the country. UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENT AT DAIRY BLOCK Dairy Block & Denver Milk Market will celebrate the changing of the seasons with a special FREE Fall Flannel Festival on Sunday, Oct. 21st from 11 a.m. – 3 p.m. This community event – held in the Dairy Block Alley, Denver’s first pedestrian alleyway - will feature a festive line-up of events for all ages, including free face painting and balloon art, live music, games, an urban pumpkin patch, a live pumpkin carving artist and more. Kids can enjoy safe trick-or-treating in the Dairy Block Alley from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. Guests can also enjoy an Artistic Scarecrow Installation of six scarecrows created by Denver artists Randy Segura, Sydney Eitel, Tadd Moskal, Erik Rieger, Jennifer Mosquera and Michael Rieger. The scarecrows will be on display in the Dairy Block Alley until early November. For more information, follow @denvermilkmarket denvermilkmarket/



Wining & Dining Denver’s French Food Scene Steps Forward With Morin

Celebrate National Seafood Month in Oct. at Bonefish Grill

Until now, Denver’s French food scene has largely stuck to traditional restaurant definitions — brasseries and bistros, cafés and creperies. But with the opening this Thursday of Morin inside the former Wazee Supper Club, those old delineations are blurred as a next-generation French restaurant steps forward in this historic part of the city. On the one hand, Morin is a fine-dining destination, serving four- and seven-course tasting menus as well as plates like lamb tartare or bordelaise-topped wagyu ribeye (for two for $80). On the other hand, it’s a natural wine bar with well-priced hors d’oeuvres like beef marrow custard ($7), a sandwich of veal sweetbreads, and oyster mousse inside French pastry ($1.75). The teams behind restaurants Bar Dough, Señor Bear, and Tap & Burger have put together a passion project of a restaurant that’s attempting to balance comfort with progress.

Hook, dine and savor all October long with the fresh-fish experts at Bonefish Grill. The restaurant is luring in schools of seafood lovers to celebrate National Seafood Month. Every Thursday in October, enjoy a different 3-course meal including salad (Bonefish House Salad or Classic Caesar), choice of entrée and dessert (Macadamia Nut Brownie or Jen’s Jamaican Coconut Pie). October 4: Cod Picata ($15.9) - sautéed until crispy with a lemon butter caper sauce, served with two signature sides October 11: Salmon ($18.9) choice of signature sauce and two signature sides October 18: Shrimp + Scallop Skewer ($21.9) - choice of two signature sides October 25: Cold Water Lobster Tail ($15.9) - choice of two signature sides These offers are only available until October 25


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Arts LoDown Firehouse Theater Co. Presents "Love Alone"

Firehouse Theater Company is thrilled to present the regional premiere of Love Alone. Performances will be October 13 through November 10, 2018 with shows Friday and Saturday nights at 7:30 PM, plus Sunday matinees at 2:00 PM. All performances will be at The John Hand Theater at 7653 E. 1st Place, Denver, CO 80230 Love Alone features the talents of: Jacqueline Garcia as Helen, Gwendolyn Mulligan as Clementine, Miranda Byers as Becca, Eric Carlson as JP, LaDios Muhammad as DSR/Nurse/Lawyer and Verl Hite as Mr. Rush. “[This] lucid, deeply nuanced and fearless work pulls no punches as it lays bare the emotions of two families.” —The New York Times. By Deborah Salem Smith Directed by Andrew Uhlenhopp October 13 – November 10, 2018 Fri and Sat At 7:30 PM Sun at 2:00 PM $23 for adults/$20 for students, seniors & military $18 for groups of 10 or more

"NIght Circus" Exhibit at CORE: Costumed Opening Oct. 26th

Come one, come all and experience a unique carousel of rusty elephants and horses, fortune tellers and toads. This multi-faceted dreamscape of attractions is the culmination of artworks by Claudia Roulier & Michelle Lamb of CORE New Art Space Gallery. Roulier’s work incorporates the curious, the odd, the intrigue, the magic and the enigma of the circus world. Returning to her earlier fascinations with the circus she weaves together dystopian shrines and sculptures with tapestries of found objects, lights, electronics, and various skeletal bits and pieces. An industrial baroque carousel of clockworks and fortune teller fun, Lamb magically transforms common or obsolete objects into thought provoking marvels of assemblage. Often literally turning things inside out, her story-filled oddities feature nature merging with machinery, metals meshed with clay, the grotesque magnified into beauty. Show run: 10/26 -11/11 Opening Reception: 10/26 6 -10 Closing Reception: 11/9 6-9 Contact CORE member Michelle Lamb, 720-329-0127,

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Four Concurrent Solo Exhibitions: JOHN BUCK: New and Recent Work Carved Wood and Mechanical Sculptures PACO POMET: New Work Paintings FRED STONEHOUSE: Certainty of Doubt Paintings and Works on Paper WALTER ROBINSON: Magic Thinker Recent Sculptural Works Robischon Gallery is pleased to present four provocative solo exhibitions by national and international artists John Buck, Paco Pomet, Fred Stonehouse, and Walter Robinson. The work on view borrows from the visual vocabulary of Magic Realism, the Neo-Surreal, Folk Art, and the satirical cartoon to open a new dialogue within today’s charged socio-political context. With the astounding, massively-scaled, kinetic sculpture of John Buck; the fantastical canvases of Paco Pomet; Fred Stonehouse’s paintings of strange and mythical figures; and Walter Robinson’s deconstructed societal symbols – each artist tells a distinctive story as they fuse the past with the present into something poignant, humorous and altogether unexpected. For additional information and photographic materials please contact: Laura Leffler robischongallery@ or Debra Demosthenes 303.298.7788 1740 Wazee Street, Denver Colorado, 80202, P 303 298 7788

The annual Denver Arts Week is an eight-day celebration of all things art in The Mile High City, running from November 3-11, 2017. The program, presented by VISIT DENVER, The Convention & Visitors Bureau, features more than 300 events at a wide variety of art galleries, museums, theaters and concert halls—many of which are deeply discounted. To learn more and see everything the cultural community has to offer please visit Denver Arts Week.

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Animal Matters Take A Bite Out of Pet Dental Disease

Chompers, pearly whites, fangs. No matter what you call them, your pet’s teeth are an important part of their health, and that’s no laughing matter. For the 81 percent of us who don’t brush our pet’s teeth or think about their general oral care, there’s no reason to neglect this vital piece of the healthcare routine. Let’s look at the reasons why, and see if we can decrease that percentage. Just like with people, dental disease can cause bad breath, painful chewing and tooth discoloration and loss in cats and dogs. When bacteria gets under the gum line, it can lead to inflammation and bleeding and can travel to different organs in the body and cause even more harm. What can pet owners do to help support their animal’s health? It’s easier than you think. Owners can provide a well-balanced, high quality food for their pet. There are certain prescription and non-prescription foods that target prevention and minimization of dental disease, such as Hills® Prescription Diet® t/d®, which helps to break away excess buildup on the teeth.

There are special dog and cat toothbrushes that are available at many pet stores and veterinary offices, as well as toothpaste formulated especially for dogs and cats in tasty flavors like beef or poultry—well, tasty for your pet, that is. Your minty fresh toothpaste is not safe for pets even though you might like a whiff of that menthol scent during their slurpy kisses or snuggle time. In the ideal world, pet owners should brush their pets’ teeth daily. “Many pets can be trained to accept a toothbrush and are actually excited to get their teeth brushed every day,” said Dr. Cecily Palamara, chief veterinarian at the Dumb Friends League. Pets should receive regular veterinary exams, and owners should follow the doctor’s advice for dental cleanings. The only way to remove plaque and tartar from teeth is by having a professional dental cleaning. It’s also an excellent opportunity for the doctor to assess the health of your pet’s mouth, including their tongue, gums and lips. “Oral health is key to maintaining long term quality of life in our pets. Keeping up with regular veterinary dental care throughout a pet’s life will help to keep their teeth healthy and pain free,” said Palamara. “Many of the homeless pets that we see at the Dumb Friends League have not received any dental care at all. As a result, they come to the League in severe pain and require major dental procedures involving extraction of most of their teeth. This suffering is preventable through regular veterinary dental checkups and cleanings.”

your face paint, take these precautions (courtesy of the ASPCA) to make sure that your pet pup-kin or cat-o-latern doesn't get scared: Keep human treats out of reach. Chocolate and xylitol (an increasingly common sugar substitute) can be very dangerous for your furbaby. Teach your pet a new trick and give it a pet-friendly treat so it doesn't feel left out of the fun. Keep Costumes Comfy. Do a trial run before Halloween to make sure your pet's costume doesn't cause it stress. Also make sure that your pet can see and move easily in it, and that there aren't any choking hazards attached. Identification. Is your pet's microchip up to date? What about their tags? Is their collar secure? When trickor-treaters stop by, Fido or Fluffy may make a break for it. Tags and microchips can help them find their way home. For more information go to

The bottom line is that regular dental care is essential for the comfort, health and well-being of your pets and horses throughout their lives. Don’t wait until your pet’s breath is worse than their bite.

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30TH ANNUAL PUTTIN' ON THE MAX - A FURRY AFFAIR Saturday, November 3, 2018 Brown Palace Hotel This year's theme: A Furry Affair. The 30 year journey of MaxFund, through music, movement, and performance art. Special guest appearances of Diggity Dog. Enjoy an evening at the Brown Palace Hotel, with cocktails and silent auction starting at 5:30pm. Dinner is served in the grand ballroom at 7:00pm, where music and entertainment will be highlights of the evening - with the traditional adoptable animal parade a certainty. Dress is formal, with dresses and gowns recommended for the ladies, and tuxedos or suits for the men. There will be several cash bars, with complimentary wine provided by Broadbent Selections served at table. “SPREADING THE WORD” FOR COMMUNIT Y BUSINESSES & NEIGHBORHOODS IN DENVER




R e a l E state Mortgage interest rates have increased about ¾ of a percent this year. That increase can affect affordability on the lower-mid price ranges but has not had a noticeable impact on sales due to high demand in that segment of the market. In Denver, and throughout the country, virtually every homeowner has experienced increased equity in their home, enjoyed historically low interest rates, and had the opportunity to sell their property at a profit while purchasing a new home. The truth is that we have been spoiled! It is still a very healthy market, however, certain elements have softened up or hit statistical highs. Since July we are seeing a more balanced market for buyers and sellers. The Case Shiller Report suggests that “price growth is slowing down at a small but measurable rate”! September saw about 1/3 of all homes that went under contract had reduced their price. Most of the homes were in the mid-upper price ranges where sellers were still under the impression that they could sell at the highest price, in less than a week. Traditionally it’s been considered a seller’s market when a home sells within 90 days. Currently, Denver averages under 30 days, but we should expect that number to definitely increase. In an average market, a home sells in 90-180 days. We should live our real estate lives just a little less spoiled and do a good job of understanding the market and perhaps finding a great Realtor to help manage today’s expectations. Denver prices will continue to increase, probably 5-7% in the next year and interest rates will likely rise at least another ½ point into the 5 ¼-5 ¾ % range. Of course for those who were buying and selling in the 1980’s, we hoped for rates in the 7-8% range because we were living with 12-14% rates. In the long run, we are all better off realizing that super fast gains are not sustainable and that we should be very happy to enjoy owning our homes while having it prove to be one of the best investments possible. The economics of the real estate market (primarily the laws of supply-and-demand) will generally dictate how long it takes to sell a home and the pricing attainable. However, there are many things you can do as a seller to positively influ-

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The Source Hotel is an 88,226 SF, eight-story hotel that connects to the existing retail hub, also called The Source. The 100-oom boutique hotel located in the RiNo District, is designed to be LEED certified and includes a pedestrian bridge on level two of the hotel connecting to the existing Source market. Other amenities include a food-centric retail space with two distinctive restaurants, a New Belgium brewery, a knife shop, and centrally located kiosks featuring rotating vendors in the podium levels.

8 Cool Things About the Source Hotel

Anyone who counts cranes in the Denver skyline can attest that downtown is just buildings a go-go. On Brighton Boulevard, the justopened Source Hotel means one less crane and many new spots to explore as well as rest your head for an in-state, in-town getaway as well as a bustling destination for out-oftown visitors. I was recently invited to spend the night, and what follows is my highlight reel from less than 24 hours on site. 1.ARCHITECTURAL DRAWING. I love the schematic of the building that’s on the vestibule wall as you enter (not shown here, but you'll have to go and see for yourself). 2. NEW BELGIUM ON TAP (above, left) for tastes at check in. The Ft. Collins-based craft beer company has a brewery on site and small glasses are available at the front desk. 3. ART AND SHOPPING. Two of my favorite things. The hotel's first level is filled with fun boutiques (including Winter Sessions handmade goods) as well as Station 16 Art Gallery, which has opened it only location outside of Montreal. 4. CLEON PETERSON. If you missed his mad skills during the MCA’s one-man show this year you can see more of his work in the gallery. Also on this level in perpetuity is a stunning wall mural by the artist

5. UP ON THE ROOF is one killer view of Denver. The kind you will want to experience and then bring all of your out-of-town visitors. Had I known about the pool, I would have definitely brought a suit because enjoying the scenery while lounging in the drink seems like a perfect pairing. The onsite gastro pub here serves breakfast, lunch and dinner. 6. SAFTA, SAFTA SAFTA! James Beard Award winner Alon Shaya is now strutting his crazy fab culinary skills here at Safta which is on the hotel’s main floor as well. His middle eastern influenced (the best humus you will ever have) is available for breakfast, lunch, dinner, snacks. I recommend dining with a group so everyone can share multiple tastes. 7. REMOTE CONTROL WINDOW. There are 100 rooms here in various sizes and the décor is new-build industrial. My favorite bit of décor was the garage door, full-wall window (not pictured here, but make sure you ask for a room with one). I was tickled by its Lift Master remote. Oh the days of just on and off gizmos. 8. MORNING BUN AND COFFEE NEXT DOOR. It was lovely to cross the little walking bridge over to the Source’s original market hall. Had I owned cool pajamas I would have stayed in them for the journey. We sat at the Caffe Figurati coffee and paired our morning java with a seriously worth the calories morning bun at Babettes. Article courtesy of Colorado Homes Magazine at

Downtown LIV Sotheby's Partners with New Story to Donate New House

year to provide safe homes for those living without safe surroundings. LIV SIR is dedicated to supporting the local and global communities and our broker outreach. To learn more, contact LIV Sotheby’s International Realty, director of public relations, Kelli Williams at 303.486.3738. To donate to the LIV SIR / New Story partnership, please visit impact. downtown-liv-new-story-project. #LIVtoGive

LIV Sotheby’s International Realty (LIV SIR) partnered with New Story to raise money to purchase a home for a family in Tlayacapan, Mexico. After the earthquake in 2017, many families suffered losses and the funds raised by LIV SIR will build a home for the Reyes Cantu – Torres Garcia family, who have dreamed of having a new house where their family can feel safe again. The partnership with New Story, a non-profit organization that provides safe living environments, was introduced by Sotheby’s International Realty at the beginning of 2018. The goal is to raise around $6,000 per home, which is put towards transforming dangerous living conditions into safe surroundings. LIV SIR immediately decided to participate, and LIV SIR’s downtown office ramped up their efforts to build a home. “Learning about what New Story does compelled our downtown office of LIV Sotheby’s International Realty to support this incredible opportunity to help an entire family,” said Steve Blank, managing broker for LIV SIR’s Downtown Denver office. “I am proud of everyone in the office, both individually and collectively, for helping people receive a much-needed, newly built, and modern home in such a philanthropic way.” Blank first announced the partnership to the office in February of 2018, and as of August 22nd a goal of raising $6,500 was met by the office, now the total funds raised are at $6,749. The attained goal was reached by assistance of both the brokers and staff of LIV Sotheby’s International Realty. “I love the fact that we have such a great opportunity to give just a little in order to help a whole family live a better life,” added Blank. “Over a billion people live without the foundation of a home, without running water or clean sanitation. New Story is one of our favorite charities and through them we can build a home, one that will last many generations and be the foundation that allows them to thrive.” Sotheby’s International Realty has purchased over 100 homes to date, to support families in need. Locally, LIV Sotheby’s International Realty has participated over the past

World Wide Technology Attains Certifiably Green Denver Certification



World Wide Technology (WWT) announced its Denver office has qualified as a Certifiably Green Denver (CGD) business by achieving certification guidelines set by the Denver Department of Public Health and Environment. WWT’s Denver office, located in Downtown Denver, opened in 2016 specializing in software development, engineering and WWT field sales. Over the past two years, the office has more than doubled from 70 employees to the current 175 employees, and WWT has improved several business practices to meet CGD requirements in five areas: energy efficiency, water conservation, resource management, alternative transportation and business management. WWT Denver’s Green Team is committed to maintaining the CGD designation and continuing to find ways to improve the efficiency and sustainability of the office. The City of Denver officially presented the CGD certification to WWT’s Green Team in September, and Denver Mayor Michael B. Hancock recognized Denver and WWT’s shared commitment to sustainability and green initiatives. or CGD at environmental-healthDer

Remax's Rene Harding Hall of Fame Award Rene Harding, a leading Broker Associate with RE/MAX of Cherry Creek in Denver, was recently recognized with the coveted RE/MAX Hall of Fame Award from RE/MAX LLC. The award honors successful agents who have earned more than $1 million in commissions during their careers with the RE/MAX brand. Less than twenty-two percent of all active RE/MAX agents have earned this prestigious award since its inception. ■ Continued on page 14



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“Rene is known for her dedication to giving back to the community, and she is very deserving of the Hall of Fame Award,” said Heather J. Bustos, President and Employing Broker of RE/MAX of Cherry Creek. “Rene is the founder of Cocktails for a Cause, a charitable organization that provides diapers and wet wipes to low-income mothers with newborn children. She is an outstanding member of our experienced, top producing team of real estate professionals and we are proud of her accomplishments.” Harding started her career in the real estate industry in 2003 and has grown her business considerably over the years, establishing an extensive sphere of satisfied clients while garnering sales awards from the Denver Board of Realtors (now the Denver Metro Association of Realtors). She serves as an advisory board member of the Dean’s Leadership Council for the Monfort College of Business for the University of Northern Colorado. In 2009 Harding founded Cocktails for a Cause and invited friends over for a cocktail event, asking them to bring diapers and wet wipes. She collected 4,600 diapers and 2,300 wipes that were subsequently donated to Denver Health’s Open Your Hearts to Newborns in Need the next day. Today, Cocktails for a Cause has a board of directors,

a website, a huge following of volunteers, and three events per year, each attended by more than 400 participants. The charity is now located in the Cable Center at the University of Denver and there are more than 4,000 women involved with Cocktails for a Cause to date. For more information, visit www. For more information, phone 303-320-1556, and visit RE/MAX of Cherry Creek online at

Denver Seeks Development Partners for Affordable Housing along East Colfax

Utilizing local and federal funds, last year the Denver Office of Economic Development (OED) purchased three underutilized parcels along East Colfax Ave., with a vision for the development of new affordable housing and other uses benefitting the community. OED is now seeking to identify developers to deliver projects that meet the housing and community needs at these sites, located at

8315 E. Colfax Ave., 1500 Valentia St. (adjacent to the 8315 E. Colfax parcel), and 7900 E. Colfax Ave. OED has issued two separate Requests for Proposals (RFP) to solicit proposal ideas for the three parcels. In the solicitation for the adjacent 8315 E. Colfax and 1500 Valentia properties, OED is seeking to identify a qualified development partner(s) to purchase the property and construct a successful mixeduse development that includes affordable rental housing and commercial uses. At a minimum, 50 percent of the available housing on the property must be affordable to households earning up to 80 percent of the area median income (which is currently $50,350 for a single-person, or $64,750 for a household of three). The 7900 E. Colfax Ave. RFP seeks to identify a qualified development partner(s) to purchase the property and construct a successful permanent supportive housing project that serves residents who previously experienced homelessness. Preference will be given to proposals that also deliver community-serving commercial uses. The three parcels are currently undergoing a rezoning process, to rezone the properties from E-MS-3 to E-MS-5 (which, if passed, would enable greater density at up to five stories). A City Council hearing to evaluate these rezonings is expected in November. The deadline to submit RFP entries is Dec. 13, 2018, 2p.m. For more information, visit

September Update from Denver Metro Association of Realtors "Housing inventory continues increasing despite typical seasonal decrease, home prices fall and sales of single-family homes priced over $500,000 drop in September." DMAR Colorado executives losing confidence in economy, survey says "Business optimism for the next two quarters in Colorado took a dive, likely because of rising economic and political uncertainty, according to the latest Leeds Business Confidence Index (LBCI) from the University of Colorado Boulder." - Denver Post Denver ranked as a top-10 rising city for startups "Here’s some good news following Denver Startup Week 2018: Denver is a top 10 rising city for startups, according to the latest rankings from Forbes magazine... Denver came in at No. 4, behind Columbus, St. Louis and Atlanta.


Baltimore, Cincinnati, Portland, Philadelphia, Minneapolis-St. Paul and Charlotte rounded out the top 10." - Denver Business Journal Swanky, high-end apartments make up a third of all units in Denver "In 2012, high-end apartment buildings represented about half of the total built in the country. Last year, that share had risen to 79 percent, or 1,270 out of 1,600 buildings. In the first half of this year, 87 percent of new apartment projects with 50 or more units were high-end. In the city of Denver, the share of new construction devoted to luxury apartment buildings is actually moving lower, from 96 percent in 2015 to 88 percent of the total last year to 83 percent in the first half of this year. Faced with high construction costs, a limited supply of urban lots, and continued demand for rentals, developers have focused their efforts on apartments with nicer amenities that can command higher rents and a higher return." - Denver Post Colorado personal income gains remain strong "Colorado personal incomes rose at an annual pace of 5.3 percent in the second quarter, down from 5.4 percent in the first. Nationally, the rate of personal income growth downshifted from 5 percent to 4.2 percent over the same period. Personal income consists of what people earn from work; what they make from owning property, a business or financial assets; as well as government transfers, like Social Security." - Denver Post

Cherry Creek Cleanup in LoDo Oct. 26th

Join LoDo Cares as they work to keep the LoDo neighborhood a wonderful place to live, work, and play, by volunteering your time to help clean up the walking and bike paths along Cherry Creek. Gloves, tools, and clean-up material are provided. We normally work for two hours, but feel free to help even if it is just for a brief time. Please register so we can plan to have enough supplies for all our volunteers. Those volunteering will have to complete a release and waiver of liability before participating. There will be extra copies available at the clean up site, or fill in and sign the form beforehand (preferred). You can find the waiver here. For more information, contact Sue Zoby at: or (570) 439-0880.



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