City and County of Denver Municipal Elections Taking Shape

Denver City Council Approves Agreement to Improve Environmental Conditions, Provide Odor Control at National Western Center

MHP Receives $4-Million Dollar Award

Denver Weathers The 2019 Blizzard

Denver (March 13, 2019) ⎯ As significant snowfall ends and strong winds continue, the City and County of Denver continues working to keep residents safe. After being out all day, snow plow crews are still hard at work, clearing snow from roads and dropping de-icer as needed. They will continue to clear roadways throughout the…

Columbine Student, National Champion Headed To New Zealand To Take Title

Littleton, Colo. (March 12, 2019) – Samantha Soriano is a quiet triumph for the town of Littleton, Colorado. By day, she passes as a high-school senior, maintaining a 4.5 grade-point average, practicing piano, and eating too much gummy candy. But when she’s off the school clock, she’s a badass on the women’s national downhill bike…

WA Clark County Public Health Mislabels Facts as Misinformation

Clark County, WA — (March 4, 2019) – On February 27, 2019, Alan Melnick, MD, director and health officer of Clark County, WA released information online regarding “Public Health measles response.” The information included a page about “Immunization misinformation” along with public comments from the Clark County Health Department FaceBook page that counter Dr. Melnicks’s…

PHILOSOPHICAL EXEMPTIONS AS BEHAVIORAL ECONOMIC SIGNALS OF FRAUD

An Open Letter from Edward F. Fogarty, MD (February 27, 2019) – I am a practicing physician with multiple state licenses who has had the privilege of being the Chairman of Radiology at the University of North Dakota School of Medicine for the last 12 years. My pathways of understanding many issues in medicine and…

Mount Saint Vincent to Host Informative, Inspiring Lunch Program

DENVER, Colo., February 27, 2019 – Mount Saint Vincent, a nonprofit treatment and service provider for children facing severe emotional or behavioral challenges due to trauma, mental illness, abuse, or neglect, announced it will host an informative and inspiring fundraising luncheon. The event is slated for Thursday, May 9, 2019, at the PPA Event Center,…

CORE Wilderness bill opposed by OHV recreation groups in Colorado

(Feb. 13, 2019) – Federal legislation designating nearly 400,000 acres as Wilderness in Colorado that will prohibit motorized recreation in the San Juan mountains and Continental Divide areas is drawing criticism from several off-highway vehicle advocacy groups. The CORE Act (Colorado Outdoor Recreation and Economy Act) is a compilation of four previous wilderness bills. The…

Jamie Giellis Wants to Bring Back Denver Street Cars

Denver, Colo. (February 14, 2019) — Today, Jamie Giellis, candidate for Denver Mayor, calls for more intra-city transit in Denver. Giellis believes it’s time to reconnect Denver’s neighborhoods. Until 1950, Denver had one of the largest streetcar networks in the country. We can reconnect Denver’s neighborhoods using the streetcar model and network from the past…

Universal Catastrophic Coverage: Will It Work?

Dr. James Veltmeyer (January 15, 2019) – The recent decision by Texas federal judge Reed O’Connor striking down the so-called “Affordable Care Act” ( aka “Obamacare” ) offers Washington policymakers of both parties a unique opportunity to revisit the entire health care debate and craft a new plan that will actually improve people’s lives while…

Jolon Clark Announces Run For Re-Election for City Council District 7

Family, Friends, and Neighbors, What: RE-ELECTION CAMPAIGN KICKOFF – Jolon Clark for Denver  Where: Hazel Address: 1581 S. Pearl Street, Denver, Co, 80210 When: January 25th, 2019 Time: 6:00pm – 8:00pm Four years ago you asked me to represent you on the Denver City Council. In my first term, we made significant strides toward our shared priorities, Transportation & Mobility,…

City and County of Denver Municipal Elections Taking Shape

DENVER (January 11, 2019) – Colorado has a new Governor, Jared Polis is now officially the Governor of Colorado. Politics, you love to hate the game, unfortunately, you cannot ignore it. Politics, like it, or not run this county so the more involved you become, the more you understand the game, the better choice you…

2020 A REPLAY OF 1972?

by Andrew Russo (January 11, 2019) – As the United States advances toward a 2020 presidential election which promises to be the decisive referendum on the Trump Presidency, we would do well to reflect on the parallels between 2020 and the 1972 presidential election and the campaigns that immediately preceded them. 1968 was the year…

Denver City Council Approves Agreement to Improve Environmental Conditions, Provide Odor Control at National Western Center

DENVER (January 8, 2019) – The Mayor’s Office of the National Western Center (NWC) today announced that Denver City Council, on January 7, 2019, approved an Intergovernmental Agreement with Metro Wastewater Reclamation District that will improve environmental conditions near the South Platte River while providing odor control to surrounding Globeville, Elyria and Swansea neighborhoods.