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Beating the Heat: Parker Days Festival Sizzles with Family Fun

June 27, 2017

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PARKER, Colo. – As Coloradans experience the first 90-degree temperatures of 2017, the Parker Days Festival heats things up with wholesome family-friendly entertainment. Whether riding a bull (of the mechanical variety) or riding a Ferris wheel suits your fancy, there’s a little something for everyone at Parker Days. The three-and-a-half-day long event features three music […]

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Local Thespians Are Inviting Audiences to Toast Shakespeare at Breweries Throughout Denver

June 20, 2017

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DENVER-What do you get when you combine the best of The Wit Theatre Co. and the best of Denver’s breweries? You get 60 minutes of Shakespeare, drunk. Locals gathered at Ratio Beerworks, 2920 Larimer St, Sunday night to see the latest performance from The Wit, “A Midsummer Nights Dram.” The show is the local troupes […]

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Parker Days Festival Rocks This Summer

June 20, 2017

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PARKER, Colo. – The smell of funnel cakes laced with perfume hovers in the air as the 40th annual Parker Days Festival weekend continues with events ranging from car shows and street performances to a rock-and-roll themed parade featuring the Budweiser Clydesdales and a pancake breakfast. Just ahead, children shriek as they dart their way […]

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Lights, Camera, Cosplay!

May 12, 2017

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DENVER — Body-paint, FX makeup and costume creations — welcome to the world of Sarah Shupe. Influenced by films of Tim Burton, Shupe developed an interest in art and makeup. She earned a degree in theater from Cal-State Fullerton in Orange County, now making a living designing costumes and creatures for the southwest division of […]

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The Free Spirit and Passionate Soul That Lives on in the Trees

May 10, 2017

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LONE TREE, Colo. – Maria Ester Urista, known as Ester to those who knew her, was the oldest of five children. Her passion for cooking, reading, the great outdoors and life, fueled her free spirit and fiery side. Ester’s passion for her family forced her to take on the role of caring for her younger […]

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On-air with DIME Denver

May 9, 2017

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DENVER, Auraria Campus – You can’t teach rock ‘n’ roll. But at DIME, they’re showing Metro State University of Denver’s students how to turn it into a career. Rooted in modern and commercial music theories, DIME Denver offers an alternative to MSU Denver’s traditional music program degrees (Classical, World and Jazz). “DIME Denver focuses on […]

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A fan of the Red Sox and an impassioned love for his family.

May 9, 2017

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EAST LONGMEADOW, Mass. – A love for the Red Sox that could only be match by his love of his grandchildren. Joseph Crosby lived about as full of a life as a person could ask for. Born on Feb. 23, 1915, Joseph, who preferred to go by Joe, grew up in Syracuse, New York. From […]

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What coffee do you prefer? Starbucks or Dazbog?

April 27, 2017

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DENVER, Auraria Campus — From Macchiato’s to Latte’s and even Espresso’s, everyone has their favorite coffee that gets them through their busy day. The Auraria campus is filled with thousands of students that work hard to accomplish their ultimate goal of graduating. Students dedicate long hours all semester to studying and completing assignments. But the question […]

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Slight shower doesn’t discourage Spring Flingers

April 24, 2017

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Rain on Spring Fling’s Parade By Carly Cormier DENVER, Auraria Campus – Spring Fling was in full swing April 20, outside of the Tivoli until it began to rain around 2 p.m., causing some vendors and tables to close up shop early. The event was scheduled to run from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., but was […]

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Spring Fling 2017 Gathers Entertainers and Activities

April 23, 2017

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Auraria Campus Spring Fling Extravaganza! By Mayra Cabrera DENVER, Auraria Campus – April 20, was a wonderful day to be on campus! Food, drinks, fun and excitement rolled all into one. “It’s Spring Fling!!!” Booths representing different campus organizations, clubs and events brought joy to students who are coming down the semester’s homestretch. All the […]

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