Denver County Elections Division Honored with a “Clearie” Award for Election Innovation

December 1, 2017

U.S. Election Assistance Commission National Award Commemorates Best Practices in Election Administration Silver Spring, Md. (December 1, 2018) – – The U.S. Election Assistance Commission (EAC) today announced that the Denver County Elections Division won a national competition recognizing best practices in election administration. The county was selected for its excellence in election innovations. Born […]


Social Security Matters

December 1, 2017

by AMAC Certified Social Security Advisor Russell Gloor Association of Mature American Citizens Ask Rusty – Maximizing benefits and When to Retire Dear Rusty: I am looking for advice regarding maximizing social security benefits. In our case, my husband is 59 and has been on Social Security Disability for about 5 years. I am also […]


Social Security Matters

December 1, 2017

by AMAC Certified Social Security Advisor Russell Gloor Association of Mature American Citizens Ask Rusty – Estimated vs Actual Benefits Dear Rusty: I am going to stop working in October 2018 at age 62. I do not want to start drawing my Social Security then (at age 62 it would be $1,005/month; normal retirement is […]


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Denver Foreclosures Sales Plummet but Prices Rise

November 30, 2017

$2 Million in Excess Funds Returned to Homeowners DENVER (November 28, 2017) — Denver may have the lowest foreclosure rate in the nation, but the homes that do go to auction are selling at higher prices. Denver Clerk and Recorder Debra Johnson already returned more than $2 million in excess funds to foreclosed-upon homeowners in […]


Final Official Results From The Denver Elections Division

November 30, 2017

With completion of the Risk-Limiting Audit and Canvass of the November 7, 2017 Coordinated Election, the results are now official. FinalOfficialResults


What does Paul Ryan, Former Treasury Sec Lew, Citibank, Wells Fargo, Moody’s, Fitch, and S&P all have in common?

November 30, 2017

Editorial/Opinion by Richard Lawless November 16, 2017 – According to the latest New York City billboard, Moody’s, Fitch and S&P sold unjustified credit ratings on tens of billions worth of municipal bonds and then Citibank, Wells Fargo and many other large banks knowingly sold these worthless municipal bonds to their best customers. Once uncovered, Secretary […]


2017 WNPA Award Winners Announced

November 3, 2017

Award recipients recognized for contributions to WNPA and national parks TUCSON, AZ (November 2, 2017) — On November 2, 2017, Western National Parks Association (WNPA), a nonprofit education partner of the National Park Service (NPS) since 1938, announced the recipients of its annual awards at the WNPA Board reception. For over 30 years, WNPA has […]


Colorado River V Colorado

November 3, 2017

T/D/P: 10:00 a.m. November 14th, 2017 Ctrm C204, Alfred J. Arraj Courthouse, 901 19th St., Denver, CO 80294. Denver, CO (November 1, 2017) — For the first time in U.S. legal history, a natural entity itself will stand as a party before the court. The first hearing in Colorado River v. Colorado will address emerging […]


Bespoke Technology Group and Webroot to host a free Lunch and Learn November 16th at Denver Athletic Club

November 3, 2017

Denver, Colorado – Cyber-security and ransomware experts, Bespoke Technology Group is presenting a complimentary lunch and learn on Thursday, November 16th from 11:00 am – 2:00 pm at the Denver Athletic Club. Protecting Your Business in a Connected World features guest speaker Jonathan Barrett of Webroot Solutions in Bloomfield, Colorado. As a compliment to Bespoke’s […]


Programs to Assist Residents with Utilities and Rental Costs Begin Nov. 1

November 3, 2017

DENVER – The City and County of Denver will expand assistance for residents needing help with energy and utility costs or rental assistance beginning November 1, 2017. Tomorrow, Wednesday, Nov. 1, the new Temporary Rental and Utility Assistance Program (TRUA) and the annual Low-Income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP) will begin accepting applications. “We have heard […]


Centennial Institute hosts Religious Freedom Rally for Jack Phillips

November 3, 2017

LAKEWOOD, Oct. 30 2017– The Centennial Institute announces a Religious Freedom Rally for Jack Phillips, the Colorado cake artist whose business came under fierce attack from the government when he refused to bake a cake for a same-sex marriage. Jeff Hunt, Director of Centennial Institute, said “The rights of conscience must be protected from government […]


Non-partisan Redistricting Reform Coalition Announces Kent Thiry as Chairman

October 26, 2017

Reformers vow to open political process now controlled by party insiders DENVER (October 25, 2017) – Today, Fair Districts Colorado, a non-partisan redistricting reform coalition, announced that DaVita CEO Kent Thiry will join the effort as Chairman. “I’m excited to engage with a group of civic leaders to help solve a pervasive flaw in the […]


Kgnu Hosts Author John Nichols At Benefit In Boulder

October 26, 2017

Author John Nichols Presents Expose of President Trump’s “Cronies” BOULDER (October 25, 2017) – Author and veteran political correspondent, John Nichols, will speak in Boulder on November 1st in a benefit for KGNU Community Radio, 88.5FM, 1390AM, kgnu.org. Nichols, a well-respected progressive political analyst, has recently completed a comprehensive investigation of the ideological and professional […]


Holmatro Offers First Responders Rescue Training

October 26, 2017

Glen Burnie, MD. (October 25, 2017) — Holmatro sets up camp in Northglenn, CO. on October 27th and 28th to offer emergency extrication training to local First Responders. Unique in nature, Holmatro’s Rescue Experience provides a hands-on opportunity for Firefighters to learn extrication techniques for late model vehicles. The training consists of two morning classroom […]


Denver Takes Home Cybersecurity Award for 2016 Elections

October 26, 2017

The Center for Digital Government recognizes the City and County of Denver for its commitment to keeping confidential data secure DENVER (October 21, 2017) – The City and County of Denver has been recognized for its commitment to providing a secure 2016 election, taking home first place in the City Government category of the Cybersecurity […]