Tagged: Entertainment / Lifestyle

Rockefeller and the secret land deals that created Grand Tetons National Park

Rockefeller and the secret land deals that created Grand Tetons National Park

The audacious plan was hatched in secret. In the 1920s, John D. Rockefeller Jr. – son of the Standard Oil founder, ardent conservationist and one of America’s richest men – agreed to surreptitiously acquire thousands of acres of breathtaking scenery around Jackson Hole, Wyoming, and donate them to the federal government for a national park.

New A&E show details income potential behind short-term vacation rentals

New A&E show details income potential behind short-term vacation rentals

A new television series called “Vacation Rental Potential,” a partnership between short-term rental titan HomeAway and Chicken Soup for the Soul Entertainment airing on the A&E Network, focuses on renting vacation homes. The second episode focuses on a Breckenridge homeowner.

Thornton Topgolf project moves a step closer to development at Larkridge Retail Center

Thornton Topgolf project moves a step closer to development at Larkridge Retail Center

A planned Topgolf complex in Thornton took a step forward Tuesday night with city council approval of a resolution looking at a new location in the Larkridge Retail Center.

Thornton Topgolf project moves a step closer to development at Larkridge Retail Center

Thornton Topgolf project moves a step closer to development at Larkridge Retail Center

A planned Topgolf complex in Thornton took a step forward Tuesday night with city council approval of a resolution looking at a new location in the Larkridge Retail Center.

Denver wants artists to live, work in safe spaces and has $300,000 to make it happen

Denver wants artists to live, work in safe spaces and has $300,000 to make it happen

Denver Arts & Venues knows there are artists living and working in unsafe buildings and has $300,000 available to help keep creative collectives safe in their homes.

Independent toy stores kick off holiday shopping season with their own special day

Independent toy stores kick off holiday shopping season with their own special day

In a year when perhaps the biggest news in toys was the industry’s largest remaining brick-and-mortar retailer filing for bankruptcy, independent stores are looking to generate buzz and spark a strong holiday sales season with a familiar method: hosting a special event to boost their profile.

Topgolf abandons proposed Thornton site after more legal pressure from nearby resident

Topgolf abandons proposed Thornton site after more legal pressure from nearby resident

Golf-focused entertainment outfit Topgolf has abandoned a plan to open its second Colorado location at the southeast corner of Interstate 25 and 136th Avenue in Thornton, after a neighbor who lives near the proposed site filed a second lawsuit against the city over the project.

Tiny houses looking more like permanent homes in El Paso County codes

Tiny houses looking more like permanent homes in El Paso County codes

Tiny houses could become permanent homes in some El Paso County neighborhoods, RV parks and agricultural zones.

When Whole Foods at Union Station opens next week, groceries will only be half the story

When Whole Foods at Union Station opens next week, groceries will only be half the story

The final beads of quinoa are tumbling through the hourglass counting down the days until Whole Foods Market opens its long awaited location near Denver’s Union Station. When it opens, customers will be in store for a prepared foods section unlike any other.

Former Red and Jerry’s evolving into less entertaining, but sought-after, business

Former Red and Jerry’s evolving into less entertaining, but sought-after, business

Red & Jerry’s in Sheridan, was once known for its off-track betting lounge and sold out Kentucky Derby parties permanently closed this year after years of decline in the live animal racing and arcade industries.