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

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.

California GOP Consultants Launch Fundraising Firm

Sacramento (January 3, 2019)—A trio of prominent California Republican political consultants have joined together to launch the state’s first statewide political fundraising firm focused on local candidates and campaigns. Longtime Central Coast consultant Andrew Russo of Paramount Communications is CEO and Direct Mail Consultant for the new entity – the Eureka Strategy Group ( ESG…

Jamie Giellis, Candidate for Denver Mayor, Calls for Creation of Affordable and Accessible Housing Cabinet Position

Denver, Colo. (December 27, 2018) – Denver Mayoral Candidate, Jamie Giellis, is calling for accessible and affordable housing to be separated from the Mayor’s Office of Economic Development and act as a stand-alone agency, headed by a cabinet member that will report directly to the Mayor. “The issue of accessible and affordable housing in Denver…

MHP Receives $4-Million Dollar Award

(November 9, 2018) – Mental Health Partners (MHP) has been awarded a two-year, $4-milion dollar demonstration grant by the Substance Abuse and Mental Health Services Administration (SAMHSA) to continue to work toward becoming a Certified Community Behavioral Health Clinic (CCBHC), the “gold standard” in the delivery of mental health and addiction recovery care. MHP is…

Painting Traffic Calming Pedestrian Silhouettes

(November 5, 2018) – You are invited to spray paint life-size silhouettes of pedestrians. Stop by two public painting stations during Arts Week to get creative and take part in this unique community art project: • Pop-Up Paint Station in front of the City and County Building in Denver’s Civic Center Park: Tuesday, November 5, 10:30…

Jamie Giellis Enters Denver’s Mayoral Race

Denver (November 1, 2018) –Jamie Giellis has filed to officially enter the Denver Mayor’s race. “Denver is at a critical point,” said Giellis. “Growth has happened to us, not with us, and our city is now grappling with becoming a modern, urban Denver that can accommodate that growth while maintaining a quality of life for everyone. The…

Upcoming Events at the Museum

NEW DATE Sunday, Nov. 4, 2018 3 pm to 4 pm $15 for both events JAMES LEW DAY “STUNTFIGHTING” Q&A SEMINAR Emmy-Award winner James Lew will be hosting a special seminar for the museum. From 3 pm to 4pm, James will host a “Stuntfighting Question and Answer” Session discussing the stuntfighting field, how to get…

How Concussions in Youth Sports Can Lead to Mental Health Challenges

Thursday Nov. 1st |  6:30-8:00pm At the YMCA of Boulder Valley (2800 Dagny Way, Lafayette, CO). Dawn Comstock, PhD, professor of epidemiology at the Colorado School of Public Health, will present information on how traumatic brain injuries is linked to depression and anxiety among young people. This is a wonderful presentation for parents or coaches…