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DONATIONS Be a Santa to a Senior Through Dec. 19. Program collects, wraps and delivers gifts to needy seniors in Arapahoe, Denver, Adams and Jefferson counties. Nov. 21: Trees go up in area stores and businesses; Dec. 15: Community gift wrapping party (the general public is invited to come and help) Dec. 19, delivery of […]

Gather together at Colorado Casinos this season: Casinos offer tradional Thanksgiving fare, regular menus

Gather together at Colorado Casinos this season: Casinos offer tradional Thanksgiving fare, regular menus

      Not in the mood to cook, want to get away and do something a little different this Thanksgiving? Then head on up to Black Hawk and Central City for some fabulous food, fun celebrations and great company. Look for the casinos with a turkey beside its name for those serving up Thanksgiving […]

Wild hops unique to Central City, Dostal Alley brew

Wild hops unique to Central City, Dostal Alley brew

By Jeffrey V. Smith While Central City has done better than most at preserving its historic character, and historic buildings, there is no doubt things have changed since the legalization of gaming. A living reminder of wilder days long past, however, still grows in the city and on the surrounding hillsides: wild brewer’s hops. According […]

Great American Beer Festival features largest collection of U.S. beer ever served

Great American Beer Festival features largest collection of U.S. beer ever served

By Jeffrey V. Smith The 30th edition of the Great American Beer Festival, the premier U.S. beer festival and competition, is expected to serve 2,400 different beers from an estimated 465 U.S. breweries to the event’s 49,000-plus attendees, Sept 29-Oct. 1. It’s so popular, the entire three-day, four-session event sold out in a week. The […]

Crook’s Palace reaches for the record: Black Hawk goes down in the ‘Guinness Book of World Records’

Crook’s Palace reaches for the record: Black Hawk goes down in the ‘Guinness Book of World Records’

By Linda Jones July is designated National Ice Cream Month and on Sunday, July 17, Crook’s Palace made history by serving 1,001 flavors of homemade ice cream in an audacious attempt to put Black Hawk in the Guinness Book of World Records. The current record is a mere 500 flavors so our local restaurant should […]

Rollin’ In The Dough – Marilyn Bowlds

Rollin’ In The Dough – Marilyn Bowlds

Rollin’ In The Dough

Rollin’ In The Dough

Best Eats — O’Brien’s Hungry Bear serves up some of the best in Gilpin County

Best Eats — O’Brien’s Hungry Bear serves up some of the best in Gilpin County

Long-time chef adds love to his recipes By Linda Jones “Best $5 burger in the West,” said a customer in the restaurant when we stopped by for lunch. My lunch companion agreed after she ordered Kevin O’Brien’s Tuesday/Wednesday special. “The burger was cooked to perfection,” she declared. Normally the half-pound burger costs $5.95 on the […]

Remember the ‘Golden Rule’ — Enjoy food, games and fun in Black Hawk

Remember the ‘Golden Rule’ — Enjoy food, games and fun in Black Hawk

By Robert Sweeney It was Friday around noon so I decided to head for the fabulous buffet lunch at The Lodge in Black Hawk.  Casinos have all developed fabulous deals and meals and the buffet at The Lodge is among the very best cuisine anywhere, anytime.   The buffet is a bargain at any price, […]

Ralston Road Café – a place to eat, greet, enjoy

Ralston Road Café – a place to eat, greet, enjoy

Family-owned restaurant’s patrons say Gambler is a fave By Suzanne Paulman Ralston Road Café, a family restaurant located at 9543 Ralston Road in Arvada, features a tantalizing homemade baklava, a sweet dessert of phyllo pastry layered with nuts, baked, and covered with syrup or honey, made by Sotria. She and her family, especially son Evan, […]

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