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Eric Nakata Honored This Weekend

Friend and Downtown Resident Eric Nakata passed away on the 18th of September while battling cancer. But, his smile is still with us! Today, a memorial service was held in Colorado Springs. And, tomorrow, many friends are gathering at a celebration of his life and a toast at a private home south of Denver. Visit his website here. Eric was always around the town, at every sporting event he could get to, all over the…

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A Chance to Join Your Neighbors, Have a Beer, and Talk About…the “Living Room”?

Tomorrow, Wednesday, November 9 at 5:00 is your chance to opine on the competing proposals for the re-use of the historic Union Station building. And, that discussion will take place directly across the street at the Wynkoop Brewery, in the Mercantile Room. This meeting is scheduled for two hours and organized by Union Station Advocates. Everyone is bound to have an opinion. Last Thursday, the two respondents to RTD’s RFQ and RFP for the project…

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A Typical Fall Weekend Forecast for Downtown Denver…Maybe a Little Rain, A Lot of Art, and, of course, Fireworks!

Seasonal fall weather is upon us. Today’s sunshine may end up as rain. But, that shouldn’t dampen any of the events and activities going on in Downtown Denver. (By the way, did you know that if you click on the Weather Channel ad to the right, you’ll get the current conditions…and forecast…for this very zip code, 80202. Let’s see you do that with your local newspaper in hand!) On Saturday morning, there’s an early 5K…

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