Friday - March 22, 2019

Local News

Woman kills 11-month-old daughter in drunk driving crash in Commerce City, gets 20 years in prison - Fri, 22 Mar 2019
A Commerce City woman will spend 20 years in prison for killing her 11-month-old daughter in a drunken driving crash.

More than 60 permanently affordable apartments are coming to Denver’s Cole neighborhood - Fri, 22 Mar 2019
Permanent affordable housing is coming to an area of Denver that has seen great change over the past several years.

Invesco to layoff 850 Denver area workers as it absorbs OppenheimerFunds - Fri, 22 Mar 2019
Invesco announced plans in October to purchase OppenheimerFunds, a combination of money management firms expected to results in $475 million in "targeted expense synergies," for Invesco, according to documents the company shared with investors. (See: Expansion while saving money by eliminating overlapping services.)

Jennifer Lopez will celebrate her 50th birthday at the Pepsi Center this summer - Fri, 22 Mar 2019

The show announcements come amid Lopez’s general media blitz, which has included daytime talk show appearances to sell her first new tour in nearly seven years. 

Q&A: Sebastian Maniscalco, the biggest game in stand-up, is ready for four shows at Denver’s Paramount - Fri, 22 Mar 2019

Stand-up Sebastian Maniscalco is playing a quartet of concerts in Denver this weekend, and they’re all close to selling out.

March Madness 2019 deals in Denver: Where to watch, eat and drink - Fri, 22 Mar 2019

Whether you’re in it for the games or just the food and drink, here are six places worth the trip.

With Diego Rubio out, it might be Andre Shinyashiki’s time to shine - Fri, 22 Mar 2019
The Colorado Rapids are without one of their key players this week. Striker Diego Rubio has been selected to the Chilean National team for friendlies on Friday and Tuesday.

Aurora police searching for missing 12-year-old girl who didn’t come home after school - Fri, 22 Mar 2019
Enita was last seen by her school at East 6th Avenue and Del Mar Circle Thursday morning, police said in a tweet. She didn't return home.

Saturday’s Powerball jackpot is the fourth largest in history - Fri, 22 Mar 2019
The Powerball drawing is estimated to reach $625 million for Saturday's drawing.

From cow town to tech town: Denver’s startup scene is flourishing - Fri, 22 Mar 2019
Name-brand companies get most of the headlines, but it's the little guys that make the tech world go round. Startups that grow to become successful firms provide the proof in the pudding that a city can support the Amazons and Facebooks of the world. And Denver has no shortage of those.