Denver Mayor Michael Hancock officially kicked off Denver Arts Week Friday morning by hanging from the painter’s rig once used by Colorado artist Vance Kirkland.
Denver is teaming up with Ace Hardware to help residents recycle leaves. Ace is giving away 10,000 paper leaf bags to be used for leaf dropoff.
LeafDrop Locations and Dates:
Please only bring leaves to drop sites during specified dates and times. Dropping off leaves during other times is considered illegal dumping.
- WEEKDAY drop sites are open October 7 through December 4 from 8 AM to 2 PM, Monday through Friday. All leaves brought to weekday sites must be in secured bags. Paper bags are preferred.
- Cherry Creek Transfer Station – 7301 E. Jewell Ave. (Quebec St. & Cherry Creek Dr. South)
- Havana Nursery – 10450 Smith Rd. (Just south of I-70 on Havana St.)
SATURDAY drop sites will be open November 9, 16 & 23 from 11 AM to 3 PM.
Cherry Creek Transfer Station – 7301 E. Jewell Ave. (Quebec St. & Cherry Creek Dr. South)
Cranmer Park – 3rd Ave. & Clermont St.
South High School – Louisiana Ave. & Franklin St.
Oprah Winfrey is putting hundreds of personal items up for auction, and now is your chance to own some of them. The auction proceeds will beneft Oprah Winfrey Leadership Academy for Girls in South Africa. The items range from fine art to antiques to self portraits and many more. they will go up for bid Saturday at the Santa Barbara Polo and Raquet Club but you can also bid online. To sign up and to learn more head to cbsnews.com/…/inside-oprah-winfreys-personal-auction/.
Students who suffer concussions are told to take a break from sports. Now, doctors recommend they take a break from academics as well.
Denver Arts Week offers a chance to dive into Denver’s local art scene with music, museums, galleries and more. This year the honorary chair of the week is Denver’s First Lady, Mary Louise Lee.
Many families are still out of their homes and without their belongings following September’s floods. Now one woman is on a campaign to make sure the families who lost so much can enjoy some holiday cheer.
Maass just wanted to sell a couple of used kids bikes on Craigslist for $35 apiece. Little did he know the ad would lead to a 6-week online scam attempt, the type of hustle that has defrauded many Americans out of billions of dollars.
A horse had to be rescued after it was injured on Sunday night when it fell into a well that was approximately eight feet deep.
Rock musicians with strong Colorado ties joined Dave Matthews in a performance at the 1STBANK Center in Broomfield Sunday night to raise money for flood victims.
Some dentists in Longmont want kids to still have fun trick-or-treating this year but are giving them an option to trade in their candy for cash.