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2016 Ride the Rockies: Carbondale to Ft. Collins

Feb 6

Anticipation ran high for the unveiling of this June’s Ride the Rockies official route through Colorado, a mystery always of interest to amateur and professional cyclists. The mystery was unlocked at The Denver Post’s Ride the Rockies Preview Party held…

(l-r) Lewis and Rebecca Kling, Grand Marshals, Sunny Brownstein, President & CEO Dr. Michael Salem

Beaux Arts Rock ‘N’ Roll Ball Kick-off Reception

Feb 3

The Beaux Arts Ball presented by Morgridge Family Foundation is a black-tie gala and one of the most anticipated social galas in Denver, raising over $2 million each year to support National Jewish Health, the leading respiratory hospital in the…

Nitty Gritty Dirt Band played old favorites

St Anthony Hospital Gala 2016

Jan 30

It’s rare that an organization tries to implement strategies to decrease their business. But since the St Anthony Hospital system is focused on HEALTH as a primary priority, the steps they have taken are designed to actually decrease hospital visits….

Some of the Junior Achievement student ambassadors helped to greet guests at the VIP reception

2016 Colorado Business Hall of Fame

Jan 28

From the moment that “Moment’s Notice” lead singer Alton Williams rendered a resounding version of “America the Beautiful” to the photo op with one-ton steer “Larimer,” the Colorado Business Hall of Fame was one stellar event. With impeccable timing and…

(l-r)  Andy Potter, Susan Mehmedbasich Wright, Rich Berman, Bob Curtis

Colorado Tennis Hall of Fame

Jan 22

Each year, members of the Colorado tennis community gather to commemorate the induction of a new class to the Colorado Tennis Hall of Fame, as well as to celebrate the achievements of players, organizations, volunteers and others who have distinguished…

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PCC Dedicates Statue to Founding Father Frank S Hoag Jr.

Dec 16

Back in 1933, classes at Southern Colorado Junior College cost $12 and the graduating class in 1935 consisted of 17 proud students. Founding father Frank S Hoag Jr. saw a need in the community for an affordable but high quality…

ArtReach board member Jeff Hovorka

ArtReach Festival of Trees “It’s a Wrap” Closing Party

Dec 11

The ArtReach November re-launch of its popular Festival of Trees has attracted hundreds of families seeking a beautiful holiday creation including uniquely individual and colorful wreaths, Christmas trees and other decorations. The event runs every day from 11 a.m. to…

(l-r) Jerry Natividad, Michele Wheeler, Belinda Hooks, Stanley Sena, Preisdent/CEO Mountain Plains Minority Supplier Development Council

Mountain Plains Minority Supplier Development Council Holiday Party

Dec 11

The Mountain Plains Minority Supplier Development Council celebrated its Holiday party on Thursday, December 10 at Zio’s.  Guests enjoyed live music, food from Tony P’s Pizza and won raffle prizes.  American Facility Services Group President/CEO Jerry Natividad was the sponsor of…

(l to r): Yana Vishnitsky, president and CEO; award recipients Adam Algron and Andrea Stillman, and board chair Jane E. Rosenbaum

Jewish Family Service’s Real Hope…Helping Real People

Dec 10

It would be a fun party any time of year, but Jewish Family Service’s Real Hope truly shines during the holiday season. On Thursday, Dec. 10, the 20th annual fundraiser attracted a spirited group of supporters to eat, drink and…

Recipients are congratulated after their awards

Minoru Yasui Community Volunteer Awards 2015

Dec 7

Minoru Yasui was most well-known for his courageous stand against military orders that resulted in the forced removal and imprisonment of over 110,000 persons of Japanese ancestry during World War II, but his entire life was committed to the defense…

Three ex-POWs that survived the "Hanoi Hilton: Barry Bridger, Orson Swindle and Mike McGrath

VFW Post 1 Commemorates 116th Anniversary

Nov 8

Lt Col Barry Bridger (Ret) asked a poignant question at the VFW First Post 116th anniversary dinner: what is it about service men and women who survive the crucible of war and return with honor? There’s a special quality about…

Dressing for Gatsby are Carol and Dr. Mark Elliott

One Great Evening: Gatsby and Kenny G

Nov 24

Volunteers Lupe Reyther and Julie Collett cooed over the opportunity to see Kenny G. And tonight was their night! The artist would soon take the stage as the headline performer at Rocky Mountain Adventist Healthcare Foundation’s 35th annual Heart of…