Thu October 17, 2013
Arts District

Wonderbound's Latest, A Banjo Ballet Of Illusion

Dawn Fay, Associate Artistic Director of Wonderbound, teaches class to its 11 member company.
Carrie Saldo

The twang and pluck of a banjo and the swirling hands of an illusionist are not typical to ballet. But as the former Ballet Nouveau Colorado continues its transformation into Wonderbound, the atypical deepens their commitment to collaboration – both on and off the dance floor.

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Wed October 16, 2013

Education Tax Overcomes Legal Challenge To Stay On The Ballot

The Denver City and County Building.
Jim Hill KUNC

A ballot question to raise Colorado income taxes to help improve public schools has survived a legal challenge. A Denver District Court Judge has ruled that the proposal can go before voters.

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Sat October 12, 2013
Craft Beer

Women, The 'First Brewers,' Lean Into Craft Beer-Making

Originally published on Sat October 12, 2013 8:09 am

Meg Gill is the president and co-founder of Golden Road Brewing in Los Angeles. Her brewery is favored to win awards at the Great American Beer Festival.
Melissa Kuypers NPR

Thousands of beer aficionados are in Denver this weekend for the Great American Beer Festival. Some 600 breweries from around the country are represented at the marquee event for the craft-brewing industry.

And while this annual competition has long been male-dominated, that's starting to change.

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Fri October 11, 2013
GABF 2013

Great American Beer Festival Shares The Love (And Beer)

A lucky couple renews their vows at the Saint Arnold Chapel. Cheers, hoots and hollers followed their successful renewal.
Jim Hill KUNC

More than 12,000 beer lovers crowded into the main hall of the Colorado Convention Center to kick off the annual Great American Beer Fest. Inside, there’s a lot more to do than just sampling the offerings of 624 breweries. For example you can renew your wedding vows.

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Wed October 9, 2013
Government Shutdown

Colorado Ranked 8th Most Impacted By Shutdown

A view of the Denver skyline from the nearby Federal Center in Lakewood, Colo., where many government agencies are located.
Bradley Gordon Flickr - Creative Commons