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Haunted Colorado: The Chilling History of Cheesman Park

Cheesman Park is a wonderful reprieve from the concrete jungle of Denver. But if you dig a little deeper, literally, you will exhume an interesting, and pretty creepy, piece of Denver history and few buried secrets, too. There have been numerous stories of ghostly encounters in and around the park. Residents in the nearby neighborhood report seeing distraught apparitions, hear knocking on the walls, and some have even seen a woman holding her severed head sitting in their dining room.

Local Culture
UPS Is Looking to Hire Nearly 2,500 Denv...

The United Parcel Service (UPS) announced that the company is hiring 2,455 seasonal workers in the Denver area. The company is hiring drivers, package handlers, and more.

Business
Calling All Gear Heads! The Denver Auto ...

The Denver Auto Show, presented by AAA, returns to Denver for another year! This year's auto extravaganza will be held at Elitch Gardens, September 15–19.

Events
Denver’s 13th Floor Haunted House Is Ready to Scare You

Despite COVID-19, fright lovers and horror enthusiasts can rest assured that they can still be scared half to death this year, courtesy of Denver's 13th Floor Haunted House.

Attractions
America Continues to Face RV Shortage

America’s RV shortage is putting a damper on recreational travel.

Automotive
Denver's 3rd Annual BBQ Festival Promise...

This September, pitmasters from across the country are firing up their grills for the 3rd annual Denver BBQ Festival. This event will take place from September 17–19 at Empower Field at Mile High!

Events
Here's How Heat Affects Your Plumbing (and What You Can Do About ...

Protecting your plumbing from heatwaves can be tricky. Here's what you need to know!

Home & Garden
Labor Day Weekend 2021: DIA Expecting Tr...

Between September 2–7, DIA says it's expecting about one million passengers—more than double the numbers in 2020.

Local News
'Tumble Haus' in Denver Takes Play to a ...

"No food, no coffee, no seats, no shit!" If you're tired of the old indoor play area with your kids–you're in luck! Tumble Haus takes indoor play to a level that even an adult wants to be a part of.

Attractions
ThunderRidge Students Protest Mask Mandate

On Wednesday morning, students at ThunderRidge High School in Highlands Ranch participated in a walkout to protest the Tri-County Health Department's face mask mandate.

Local News
Where to Find Margarita Specials Every D...

Looking for some cheap weeknight margaritas in Denver? Look no further.

Restaurants
Broaden Your Horizons! These 5 Denver Re...

Check out these unconventional Denver sushi restaurants! If you're done with the same old sushi, here are five restaurants with a unique spin on sushi.

Restaurants
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State Articles
What First-Time Gun Owners Need to Know ...

Here’s what you need to know to safely store your firearms.

Home & Garden
More and More Workplaces Are Using Psychometric Tools. Here's Wha...

How well does your workplace know its employees? Tools like Insights Discovery are changing the conversation.

Business
When Are Colorado Ski Resorts Opening fo...

Get your skis and snowboards ready, folks! The snow season is nearly here in Colorado, and we've got the 2021-2022 opening dates for Colorado ski resorts!

Things To Do
Haunted Colorado: More Than Politicians ...

If you ask officials if the Colorado Capitol is haunted, you'll likely get fed the standard party line: No. But there are plenty of people who unilaterally disagree (which may be the only thing people are agreeing on in the Capitol Building these days). Apparitions, the smell of rose perfume, hoofbeats (from a headless horseman, no less), and more have been reported by visitors and staff alike. While tour guides aren't really encouraged to tell these tales, they are often recounted anyway, so let's dive into the stories of the strange and spooky from the Colorado Capitol ...

Local Culture
The Ultimate List of Haunted Houses in Colorado!

Haunted houses are all around the state, so if you're looking for some thrills and chills, we've got you covered. Consider this your ultimate guide to haunted houses in Colorado!

Attractions
Moderna Is About to Begin Clinical Trial...

Beginning in September, Moderna will be testing an mRNA vaccine for HIV.

Wellness
Colorado 2021 Leaf-Peeping Guide: When a...

Leaf-peeping season in Colorado is getting closer and closer, and we've put together a guide on when and where you'll see the leaves start changing.

Attractions
St. Elmo: A Ghost Town in More Ways Than One

From boom to bust, the preserved ghost town is not just haunted by tourists.

Local Culture
Deep-Dish vs Mountain Pie vs Wood-Fired ...

Between deep-dish, wood-fired, and mountain pie, there’s a lot of pizza styles out there to choose from. Here's the difference between Deep-Dish, Wood-Fired, and Mountain Pie Pizzas, as well as where you can find them in Denver!

Restaurants
Our Coloradans Then: The Gruesome Tale o...

To be called Alferd Packer’s “favorite” friend may have had a whole different meaning in 1874. Stranded, snowbound and starving, was Packer a murderer or just making the best of a bad situation?

Local Culture
Glenwood Caverns Adventure Park Has a History of Injuries

State records show at least 2 children were hospitalized on other rides in Glenwood Caverns Adventure, where a 6-year-old died on the Haunted Mine Drop.

Local News
Farmers' Almanac Predicts a Chilly, Snow...

The Farmers' Almanac has released its predictions/forecast for Winter 2021–2022, and things are looking chilly for Colorado this season.

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National Articles
RECALL: Over 3.3M Boppy Newborn Loungers...

The recall covers full refunds on over 3 million Boppy newborn loungers due to potential risk of suffocation. To date, 8 babies have died in connection to the products in this recent recall.

National News
China Outlaws Cryptocurrency

China outlawed cryptocurrency, in a multi-agency crackdown on currencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum.

World
VIDEO: TikToker Makes the Discontinued Opaque Blue Scooby-Doo Fru...

One TikToker actually took matters into her own hands after recently finding out about the change and made her own opaque blue Scooby-Doo fruit snacks. In a totally relatable voice-over, she laments the loss of the original snacks and calls the switch-up "overall completely evil."

Food & Drink
Listen to Soothing Sounds of Nature From...

Ever wonder if the great outdoors sounds the same everywhere? This new project might help us find out. The "Sounds of the Forest" is a growing collection of sounds recorded in the woodlands and forests of the world.

Local Culture
Sherwin-Williams Announces 2022 'Color o...

Sherwin-Williams has announced its Color of the Year for 2022—Evergreen Fog, "a versatile and calming hue, a chameleon color of gorgeous green-meets-gray, with just a bit of blue."

Home & Garden
TV Shows People Think Are Overrated—By State

A study conducted by Reviews.org identified which TV show people in each state think is overrated—and let me just say: we are appalled.

TV
4 Must-Have Products for Walking or Runn...

Walking or running with your dog doesn't have to be a pain. Here are four products we swear by.

Lifestyle
A New 'Harry Potter' Attraction Coming t...

Potterheads unite! A new addition is coming to the Wizarding World.

Travel
Leaving Mormonism: Living My Truth

One woman's story of how she left The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints and found peace through nature.

Wellness
WATCH: Trailer for Netflix's Upcoming 'B...

Netflix recently released a trailer for its upcoming documentary about Britney Spears and her ongoing battle with her father, Jamie Spears. "Britney vs. Spears" will debut on Netflix on September 28.

Film
Friday Office Cocktail: The Classic Mart...

Whether you prefer it dirty, up, wet, or dry with gin or vodka, nothing rivals the old-school cool of the classic martini.

Recipes
Trailer for 'Spencer' Released—Kristen Stewart Already Getting Ra...

Audiences got their first peek of the movie trailer for Pablo Larraín's "Spencer" which releases in theatres on November 5, and from the social media responses, Stewart should be writing her Oscar award acceptance speech.

Film
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