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Report: Downtown Denver Booming, More Riding Bikes

Downtown Denver is booming with growth, employment, retail and tourism according to a new report from the Downtown Denver Partnership.

03/24/2015

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Denver B-Cycle To Install Largest Station Fully Funded By Private Company

Denver Mayor Michael Hancock was on hand Tuesday afternoon to announce the installation of Denver B-cycle’s largest station.

03/24/2015

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Lack Of Housing Inventory Has Denver Buyers Looking At New Construction Market

National home sales increased more than 1 percent in February, but realtors say tight inventories and a lack of affordable housing could mean sluggish sales over the next few months. Examples of the housing squeeze are occurring in the Denver metro area.

03/24/2015

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Ride Service Drivers Hit With $13,310 Fine For Picking Up Street Hails In Denver

The Public Utilities Commission has told 10 limousine drivers they could be fined $13,000 each for picking up riders off the streets following a CBS4 investigation into ride services operating illegally.

03/23/2015

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Powderhorn Ski Resort Closes Early Because Of Warm Weather

Powderhorn Mountain Resort in western Colorado has closed for the winter season early because of a stretch of unseasonably warm weather.

03/23/2015

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Aerospace Industry Takes Over At The State Capitol

Politics took a back seat to science for a time Monday at the state Capitol as the aerospace industry took over.

03/23/2015

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Minimum Wage Debate Begins At Colorado Legislature, Workers Hold Rally

A Democratic push to raise the minimum wage in Colorado notched an early success Monday at the Capitol.

03/23/2015

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Restaurant Casa Bonita Gets Historic Landmark Status

A popular Mexican restaurant in Lakewood is now a historic landmark.

03/21/2015

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Colorado Lawmaker Pitching Hike In Minimum Wage To $12.50

Colorado voters would have the choice to increase the state’s minimum wage from $8.23 an hour to $12.50 with legislation introduced Thursday by a Democratic lawmaker.

03/19/2015

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Democrats Reintroduce ‘Frack Pack’ Oil And Gas Regulations

A group of bills called the “Frack Pack” announced Thursday by four Democratic congressmen would impose more stringent federal environmental regulations on a domestic petroleum industry lately suffering from its own success amid a persistent downturn in oil prices.

03/19/2015