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100 Chimes to Mark Sunset Today!

If you rely on the bell chime of the Daniels & Fisher Tower to tell the time, be forewarned! Today, to mark the 100th anniversay of the tower, the chimes will ring 100 times at sunset. Sunset, by the way, will occur at 7:21. But, now you know. The D&F Tower was originally added to the corner of the former, very large,  Daniels & Fisher department store that occupied that block. Mr. Daniels, who had…

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Where Am I Eating?

Most days, Westword runs a little item on their blogsite under the same title as above. Then they show a picture of a runny burrito or a big pile of falafel from some joint in Far East Aurora that we are very unlikely to ever visit. Well, Denver by the Slice eats around Downtown alot. And, often, we come across something really good. Like pickles! Where, you may ask. Let us know if you know.…

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RTD Throws a Curve at Rockies Traffic!

Over 50,000 people will strike out next Friday, April Fool’s Day, to Opening Day of the Colorado Rockies. Thousands of those fans will arrive Downtown by Light Rail. And, they’ll be confused. The tunnel through the station is gone. The walk will be even longer as the mobs make their way back to 16th Street, then to Wynkoop and then to the Stadium. That hot dog will sure taste good by then! Pedi-cabs should be…

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Places to Go…”DBTS” Visits the Men’s Room

We all have favorites. Favorite restaurant. Favorite bar. Favorite patio. Favorite beer. Favorite song, team, book or nook. Well, when you think about it, you probably have your favorite W.C. as well. The one at the next place you’re going instead of the same old just functional boring space where you are. We don’t purport to have visited every public men’s room in Downtown Denver. Who has? But then, the dog probably didn’t really get…

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Parking Meters Staying Overnight Tonight!

These are some Smart Meters! They even have their own website. And, there, you can read the rules for the long-awaited Overnight Parking On the Streets of Downtown which begins tonight. The city has figured out which days to sweep which sides of the street, told the meters, and now people, partiers and guests have a way to park on the street overnight. Parking will now be $1.00 per hour from 8 a.m. to 2…

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What’s Wrong With This Picture?

  Everybody’s sitting down. Except the players. If you were there, you might not recognize it. Saturday at the Pepsi Center featured two NCAA Tournament games that were not nearly as exciting as the games played there on Thursday. But don’t tell the spectators, who, only in the rare photo above, never really sat down. Game One on Saturday saw Richmond pummel the upstart Morehead State team. But, the entire section above was occupied by…

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Downtown Taco Sighting! Right Next to the Moose.

Could this be “America’s Next Great Restaurant”? If you want information about something, sometimes you just need to talk to the guy putting the front door in. Right next to the Smiling Moose on Wynkoop between 15th and 16th, we’re getting Tacos! In about a month, according to him, we will have a Marge’s Taco Bistro. Our very own Marge’s Taco Bistro. Of course, Denver by the Slice will continue to pursue this story. We…

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