Regional News Headlines
Test scores improved as Denver Public Schools embraced school choice, new study finds - Tue, 06 Dec 2022
The Denver district's reforms included simplifying the process through which students apply to other schools in DPS, as well as instituting annual evaluations of school performance, closing low-performing schools, and replacing or creating new schools, according to the study.
ASK IRA: Are the Heat demanding enough of themselves? - Tue, 06 Dec 2022
But there was no carryover in Memphis. A: Such seems to be the way of the 2022-23 Miami Heat, that good is good enough. Q: Duncan Robinson is the fourth highest paid player on the team and has a guaranteed contract into 2026.
Ask Amy: Long-ago date wants to give belated feedback - Tue, 06 Dec 2022
Dear Amy: I dated "C" for only a month in 2020.
Denver won’t get Sugar Factory’s $99 sundaes and $150 burgers after all - Tue, 06 Dec 2022
RIP extravagant desserts and potential celebrity sightings
Colorado wearable hummingbird feeder wins big on “Shark Tank” - Tue, 06 Dec 2022
It’s hard not to giggle the first time you see it: someone wearing a bright red adjustable helmet attached to a clear face shield that’s big enough to hold three small hummingbird feeders.
Metro Denver home sales tumbled again in November despite lower mortgage rates - Tue, 06 Dec 2022
Metro Denver home and condo sales continued to tumble and single-family home prices also dropped last month despite the relief provided to buyers in the form of lower mortgage rates, according to a monthly update from the Denver Metro Association of Realtors on Monday.
Bob McGrath, “Sesame Street” legend, dies at 90 - Mon, 05 Dec 2022
Bob McGrath, an actor, musician and children’s author widely known for his portrayal of one of the first regular characters on the children’s show “Sesame Street” has died at the age of 90.
Walker Fine Art offers a lesson in how the art business can survive and thrive in the 21st century - Mon, 05 Dec 2022
Walker Fine Art has been around for 20 years now, and its current exhibition, “Fractional Confluence,” is a good example of why the business has survived and prospered while other galleries have come and gone.
Favorite jazz albums of 2022, plus a few local performances to look forward to - Mon, 05 Dec 2022
There was a mountain of exceptional jazz-based expression released in the past year,