New Pop-up Store Opening Friday

New Pop-up Store Opening Friday

Joining the openings in big cities around the country, a national specialty grocer called Pop Up Grocer is opening a Denver location on Friday. The Denver opening joined fellow cities Chicago, Miami, New York, Los Angeles and Austin, according to a news release.Pop Up Grocer opens Friday at 2645 Walnut Street in Denver’s RiNO neighborhood. It is open daily from 11am to 8pm. For a limited time. The store operates...

Wildlife Officer Coaxes Bear Out From Underneath Colorado Springs Porch

Wildlife Officer Coaxes Bear Out From Underneath Colorado Springs Porch

Today's @COParksWildlife #wildlife #rescue story is of a bear that wedged itself deep under a porch near #ColoradoSprings Sunday. CPW Officer Corey Adler avoided handling the bear. Hazing it saved it a critical "strike" under CPW policy. Listen as he talks to the bear throughout. pic.twitter.com/AOj3mAJ3S8 — CPW SE Region (@CPW_SE) September 20, 2022   This week in the Colorado Springs area, a wildlife officer went to a home to...

You Can Smile for your Drivers License again

You Can Smile for your Drivers License again

Back in 2016, the State of Colorado decided that we should no longer smile for our ID cards, including our Driver's Licenses.  We were told that facial recognition systems had a tough time recognizing us if we had a big toothed smile going on, so we've all had a case of RBF (Resting Bitch Face) when it comes to our ID's for the past 6 years.  Technology must be advancing...

NyQuil Marinade For Poultry?

NyQuil Marinade For Poultry?

    The Food and Drug Administration officially declared that it’s a bad idea to use NyQuil as a chicken marinade. Ummmm….What?The federal agency felt obligated to issue the warning after a social media challenge encouraged people to cook chicken in NyQuil and other cough medicines. They felt obligated to explain the pure idiocy of the idea. I can not wrap my brain around the stupidity of these social media...

Homeless Encampment Catches Fire

Homeless Encampment Catches Fire

Homeless encampments are all around the Denver area. Saturday night, the homeless encampment on Elati Street and 8th Avenue went up in flames.Neighbors made many calls of concern when the fires started. The fire moved very quickly, getting within feet of surrounding homes according to witnesses. The Denver Fire Department said no one was injured in the fire.The community voiced their concerns about the encampments' close proximity to three public...

Denver Encourages Residents To Compost

Denver Encourages Residents To Compost

Denver has too much trash in the landfills. We can recycle to reduce our carbon footprint and we can also compost.What is composting, you may ask? Well everything that grows will eventually decompose. Composting is the natural process of recycling organic material. Some of the things you can compost include yard trimmings, office refuse, used tea bags, fruit and vegetable scraps, hair and fur among other things.According to NRDC, “composting...

Cherry Creek School District Has A New Four-legged Member

Cherry Creek School District Has A New Four-legged Member

Cherry Creek School District has a new member. His name is Riley and he is a 9-week-old black Labrador puppy. Riley will be the first therapy dog in the district.Riley was sworn into the Arapahoe County Sheriff’s Office by Sheriff Tyler Brown during a ceremony on Monday.The pup will be partnered with School Resource Officer, Deputy Adam Nardi. Together they will be assigned to and will visit all schools in...

X