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  1. Share Mundane Musings and Hormone-Fueled Stories at the Next My Teenage AngstRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Denver Westword

    When Megan Nyce's boyfriend, Ian, went to college, she drew a picture of all the busty blondes he was probably making out with. When you were a teenager, a journal was your best friend and confidante.

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  2. Marquise Lewis and Lonnie White: 40 Years Each for Shotgunning 13-Year-Old on BikeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2014 | Denver Westword

    Last year, we reported about the tragic murder of Reysean Abram , a thirteen-year-old who was reportedly shotgunned to death while riding a bike . Now, two men -- Lonnie White, who was seventeen at the time of the killing but was tried as an adult, and Marquise Lewis, now 21 -- have each pleaded guilty to the crime and face forty-year sentences.

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  3. Distiller Jake Norris Delivers the Goods -- A.D. Laws Four Grain Straight BourbonRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Denver Westword

    It's Monday, October 13, and I'm sitting in a red Toyota 4Runner with Jake Norris, head distiller at Laws Whiskey House . The Toyota is idling outside the whiskey house, a new distillery in a warehouse district just off South Broadway.

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  4. The Ten Best Shows in Colorado This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Denver Westword

    The undisputed heavyweight champion of grunge, Pearl Jam, makes a stop in Denver this week. There will be some pop punk in Colorado Springs and some jazz in Golden.

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  5. From Vietnam Grill to Lotus to Pho De to Suvipa Thai, Opening TodayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Denver Westword

    Only three months ago, we reported that Pho De had opened in the spot previously occupied by Lotus Vegetarian Restaurant and, before that, Vietnam Grill -- the quaint bistro that had won Best Vietnamese Restaurant in our 2013 Best of Denver edition. But the stock pot at Pho De had barely come to a rolling boil before it closed; a new restaurant is moving in -- and it's not Vietnamese.

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  6. Plates for the Peak, Pinot Party: The Fifteen Top Culinary Events This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 20, 2014 | Denver Westword

    Halloween is creeping ever closer, with events filled with spooky stories and fake blood, but this week you can still enjoy a few more civilized activities, including wine dinners, cocktail and restaurant crawls, fundraisers and a very elegant whisky-tasting. Keep reading for a taste of what's on the culinary calendar.

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  7. Come experience "Pockets of Contextless Waste As Points"Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Denver Westword

    When musician, performer Luke Leavitt set out to create "Pockets of Contextless Waste As Points," he saw it as a way to finally cross paths with an Internet friend. The part-music, part-poetry, part-performance art event happening at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, October 18 at DIY space Hamsterdam, 3547 Brighton Boulevard, was shaped around finally connecting in real life with Lee Evans A.K.A. Hippies Wearing Muzzles, a longtime social-networking acquaintance.

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  8. The Thirteen Best Shows in Denver This WeekendRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 17, 2014 | Denver Westword

    The Rock and Roll Marathon will prevent you from driving anywhere in downtown Denver tomorrow, with a roster of athletes stuffed with several hundred extras who couldn't run the canceled Boulder marathon a few weeks ago. Embrace it and cheer them on near one of the several stages, where bands including the Wild Feathers and Bonnie and the Beard will perform.

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  9. Beer Calendar: New Brews, a GABF Winner and PumpkinsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Denver Westword

    Tickets go on sale tomorrow for the third annual Denver Bacon and Beer Festival, which will run from 2:30 to 5 p.m. November 16 at the Curtis Hotel . This year's event will feature eighteen breweries and more than 25 restaurants; one beer-bacon team will be crowned Best in Show win $750 to donate to the local charity of its choice.

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  10. Review: Plus Strikes Gold With Its Final Show, Jenny Morgan: The Golden HourRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Denver Westword

    Quickly heading to its closing date this coming Saturday, October 18, is Jenny Morgan: The Golden Hour at Plus Gallery , a small but compelling solo dedicated to this onetime Denver artist who now lives in New York. Morgan is notable because she is interested in doing something new with figuration, and the resulting work is part of the conceptual-realist movement in painting that's been going strong since the 1990s.

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  11. Denver Musicians Pay Tribute to Ikey Owens: 'His Voice Screamed Through the Keyboard'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | Denver Westword

    As the sun set over the Denver skyline, a small group gathered at La Raza Park to pay tribute to Isiah "Ikey" Owens, who passed away in Mexico yesterday while on tour. Though not a Denverite himself, Owens, who has played with the Mars Volta and was on tour with Jack White's band, spent plenty of time with Denver musicians.

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  12. 27 Things Denverites Tell Out-of-TownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Denver Westword

    There's a bizarre alternate reality on the Internet when it comes to Denver -- there's the city we know and the city being sold to out-of-towners through fake blogs on real estate websites, like this list: "27 Things People From Denver Have to Explain to Out-Of-Towners." The problem with these listicles and factoid sheets full of cheeky and supposedly helpful information about our city is that they are painfully incorrect.

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  13. Five Bakery-Cafes in Denver Where You'll Want to Sit for HoursRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Denver Westword

    When I moved here ten years ago, I had a hard time finding a bakery-cafe like the one I used to spend weekends at back in New York. My husband and I would show up at our favorite spot on the Upper West Side and order baguettes with jam and bowls of cafe au lait as big as the Sunday paper.

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  14. Ray J. Roberts, R.I.P.: Remembering Scooter Crash Victim With Rock-and-Roll HeartRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Denver Westword

    As you can see in this Facebook photo, shot during the Offspring's set at Fiddler's Green in August, Ray J. Roberts had a rock-and-roll heart. Those he left behind are celebrating this quality in their remembrances of Roberts, who died on Sunday in a scooter crash initially thought to have been a hit-and-run.

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  15. Photos: Overnight Shooting Near 14th Avenue and Krameria, Victim in Critical ConditionRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2014 | Denver Westword

    Indian summer conditions in Denver can translate to the sort of overnight crime we associate with the year's hottest months -- incidents like the one that happened shortly before 3 a.m. this morning. That's when a man walked into a Colfax and Krameria McDonald's moments after having been shot.

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  16. Fast-Casual Pizza Chains Vie for a Slice of the Denver MarketRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Denver Westword

    Restaurateurs around Denver are really hoping you'll get on board with their fast-casual pizza concepts; time and money are being spent perfecting dough recipes, building health-conscious angles, and firing up custom ovens to blister crusts in the amount of time it takes you to swipe a debit card. Businesses are welcoming comparisons to other successful fast-casual operations -- after all, if consumers have made the lowly burrito the king of the quick lunch, success seems more likely for newer chains if they mimic Chipotle's service model and goals.

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  17. East Asia Garden Closes on Broadway -- Will Reopen in Cherry Creek With New NameRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Denver Westword

    It's been a tough month for the town's top Chinese restaurants. Chef Liu's Kitchen , named Best Chinese Restaurant in the Best of Denver 2014, closed abruptly in Aurora; it will be replaced by a pho restaurant.

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  18. Fourteen Top Culinary Events in Denver This WeekRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | Denver Westword

    Food films, chocolate galore, and plenty of chances to sip, swig and and snack your way through Denver fill the culinary calendar this week. Keep reading for a taste... Denver-area Dunkin' Donuts are hosting a Rainforest Alliance Dark Roast Tasting Tour this month; from 8 to 10 a.m. today and tomorrow, the Westminster store will be offering free samples; the tour moves to Boulder's store at 3235 28th Street October 16-17.

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  19. Marijuana: First of Aurora's 21 Rec Dispensaries Set to Open Next Week, More to FollowRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | Denver Westword

    It was all over the news when Aurora decided to allow recreational dispensaries within city limits -- but October 1, the date when those dispensaries could theoretically open doors, came and went without a puff of smoke. So what's the status with these 21 new recreational dispensaries? Here's what we could find out: Aurora residents can expect to purchase their first recreational cannabis without having to drive to Denver at Euflora, 6260 South Gun Club Road in Aurora.

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  20. Review: Far From Forgotten, Argyll Whisky Beer Is Better Than Ever in UptownRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 8, 2014 | Denver Westword

    Whiskey isn't my drink of choice, but it was the night I walked into Argyll Whisky Beer . Sure, it had been that kind of day.

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