Tagged: Sports

Denver locks $20.5 million deal to buy Park Hill Golf Club, but its future as open space is unclear

Denver locks $20.5 million deal to buy Park Hill Golf Club, but its future as open space is unclear

Denver city officials on Thursday announced a $20.5 million deal with a trust that owns Park Hill Golf Club to buy the 155-acre site, putting to rest some questions about its future.

Denver to buy Park Hill Golf Course property in $20.5 million deal

Denver to buy Park Hill Golf Course property in $20.5 million deal

Denver will buy the 155-acre Park Hill Golf Course property and work with Clayton Early Learning to develop a master plan for the area in an agreement expected to be presented to the city council next month.

Cielo Vista Ranch, home of fourteener Culebra Peak, now owned by heir to Texas oil fortune

Cielo Vista Ranch, home of fourteener Culebra Peak, now owned by heir to Texas oil fortune

William Bruce Harrison, scion to one of Texas’ original oil fortunes, has purchased the storied 83,000-acre Cielo Vista Ranch in the San Luis Valley, according to Costilla County property records. The property sold last month after listing for $105 million.

Cielo Vista Ranch, home of fourteener Culebra Peak, now owned by heir to Texas oil fortune

Cielo Vista Ranch, home of fourteener Culebra Peak, now owned by heir to Texas oil fortune

William Bruce Harrison, scion to one of Texas’ original oil fortunes, has purchased the storied 83,000-acre Cielo Vista Ranch in the San Luis Valley, according to Costilla County property records. The property sold last month after listing for $105 million.

Not your typical tech startup: FareHarbor quintuples Denver HQ while turning away venture funding

Not your typical tech startup: FareHarbor quintuples Denver HQ while turning away venture funding

FareHarbor has ignored “easily above 25” unsolicited offers from venture and private equity firms, said Max Valverde, FareHarbor’s president. It has no interest because it’s already making money.

Not your typical tech startup: FareHarbor quintuples Denver HQ while turning away venture funding

Not your typical tech startup: FareHarbor quintuples Denver HQ while turning away venture funding

In its four years, FareHarbor, which builds tech to help outdoor activity operators, has watched competitors rise, raise millions from investors, and then crash and burn. FareHarbor has ignored “easily above 25” unsolicited offers from venture and private equity firms, said Max Valverde, FareHarbor’s president. It has no interest because it’s already making money.

Go inside Lindsey Vonn’s 5-bedroom home in Vail

Go inside Lindsey Vonn’s 5-bedroom home in Vail

Lindsey Vonn opened up her beautiful, five-bedroom home recently to People Magazine, and let’s just say it’s got some amenities.

New manager says public boating, fishing to continue at Lonetree Reservoir

New manager says public boating, fishing to continue at Lonetree Reservoir

The new lease holder for Lonetree Reservoir says that public access for boating and fishing at the reservoir southwest of Loveland will continue after Colorado Parks and Wildlife’s lease expires.

Lonetree Reservoir to close to the public in 2018

Lonetree Reservoir to close to the public in 2018

Lonetree Reservoir will close to the public next summer as Colorado Parks and Wildlife, which has operated a recreation area there since the 1970s, was outbid for the lease by a private bidder.

Would Aurora homeowners support building a racetrack if it’s at least a half-mile from their door?

Would Aurora homeowners support building a racetrack if it’s at least a half-mile from their door?

The Aurora City Council will vote Monday whether to send to a November ballot measure a proposal for an entertainment district that could include a NASCAR-style racetrack, one that would be no closer than a half-mile from any home in Aurora.