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Thursday, Jul 19

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How to audition to be a contestant on “The Bachelor” in Denver next week

The Denver Post

Don't go into it thinking it's a long shot. In the last few seasons, Colorado has produced a bountiful group of "Bachelor" and "Bachelorette" contestants.

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Home Alone’s Macaulay Culkin gallivanted around Denver with stops at Casa Bonita and VooDoo Doughnut

The Denver Post

Home Alone's Macaulay Culkin just hit up Denver and posted it all on social media.

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Sex abuse victims join hands, accept courage award at ESPYs

www.denverpost.com

More than 140 survivors of sexual abuse by a former team doctor for USA Gymnastics and Michigan State University joined hands on stage to be honored with the Arthur Ashe Award for Courage at the ESPYs.

PHOTOS: Inside the new Boeing Blue Sky Aviation Gallery at Centennial Airport, part of Wings Over the Rockies expansion

The Boeing Blue Sky Aviation Gallery, a new aerospace attraction that is phase one of Wings Over the Rockies Exploration of Flight, will open on the south side of Centennial Airport in Englewood this weekend.

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Longmont’s Austin Gray competes in ‘America Ninja Warrior’ 15 weeks after donating a kidney

The Denver Post

Austin Gray, 22, made his television debut on "American Ninja Warrior" during the Minneapolis Qualifiers episode. He competed only 15 weeks after donating a kidney to a fellow Longmont High graduate.

Wednesday, Jul 18

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Celebrate the dog days of summer with these National Hot Dog Day deals

Here is a lineup of the tasty, smothered savings you can find.

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Modest Mouse added as Velorama 2018 headliner

The Denver Post

Modest Mouse will join Cold War Kids, Matt and Kim and more on the festival's bill.

Steelers All-Pro WR Antonio Brown is Madden NFL 19 cover athlete

www.denverpost.com

We already know that Antonio Brown has made it to the top of the NFL. Now, he's made it onto the cover of the video game he played as a youngster while dreaming of getting to the NFL.

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Boyd Lake State Park near Loveland sees $1.6 million in improvements

www.denverpost.com

Campers, boaters and picnickers at Boyd Lake State Park are enjoying about $1.6 million in improvements at the state park in Loveland this year.

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Federal push to open Colorado recreational oasis at Rocky Flats hits plutonium hitch

The Denver Post

The government's long-planned gift of a recreational oasis for metro Denver residents at the former Rocky Flats nuclear bomb factory turned wildlife refuge hit a hefty plutonium hitch Tuesday in federal court as project opponents blitzed…

Tuesday, Jul 17

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Theater review: “Sex Tips” at DCPA a laugh-out-loud confidence boost for all ages

www.denverpost.com

"Sex Tips" is an interactive (this is good to know before heading in) comedy show with simple stage production that's carried by the three characters.

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“Bachelorette” Colorado hometown dates feature local businesses, resurface tragedy

The Denver Post

Stanley Marketplace hosted a viewing party for the ABC hit Monday night after it was revealed via the show's social media that one of Becca Kufrin's hometown dates would stop at the market hall.

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Hulk Hogan reinstated into WWE Hall of Fame

www.denverpost.com

World Wrestling Entertainment Inc. has reinstated Hulk Hogan to its Hall of Fame, three years after he was found to have used racial slurs in a conversation caught on a sex tape.

Monday, Jul 16

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PHOTOS: Felines, Freak Show and more at the 2018 Denver County Fair

The Denver Post

While the competitive spirit at this year’s Denver County Fair was as serious as it gets, the subject matter was most certainly not.

PHOTOS: Dead & Company’s two-night 2018 run at Folsom Field

www.denverpost.com

Dead & Company features singer-guitarist Bob Weir and drummers Mickey Hart and Bill Kreutzmann, all of the Grateful Dead, plus John Mayer, Oteil Burbridge and Jeff Chimenti.

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Man who set 1960 record for climbing 52 fourteeners in 52 days dies at 85

The Denver Post

When Boulder's Cleveland "Cleve" McCarty set out in 1960 to hike the then-52 acknowledged 14ers in 52 days, he was setting a speed record for a feat that nobody had even thought to try before.

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“Made in Colorado” exhibit shows how some things are changing — and how some will always stay the same

The Denver Post

The sweeping survey of contemporary work created by 40 artists is set up in the Emmanuel Gallery on the Auraria campus and Gallery 808 in the Santa Fe Arts District.

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Dead & Company Boulder concerts at Folsom Field yield 4 arrests, 1 citation over weekend

The Denver Post

The estimated 58,500 fans who watched the Dead & Company perform two shows over the weekend at Folsom Field were well behaved overall, according to University of Colorado police.

Saturday, Jul 14

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Scarlett Johansson pulls out of trans drama “Rub & Tug” after backlash

www.denverpost.com

Scarlett Johansson on Friday withdrew from the film "Rub & Tug" after her plans to portray a transgender man prompted a backlash.

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Watch future baseball stars and drink at their expense during a trip to Grand Junction

Next time you visit Grand Junction, stop by Suplizio Field to watch the Grand Junction Rockies. And don't forget to run to the concourse for $2 beers everytime a player on the opposing team strikes out.

Friday, Jul 13

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Conservative film fest to preach free-market gospel from Steamboat

www.denverpost.com

The Freedom Conference Film Festival, which has in the past brought in Vice President Dick Cheney, former Hewlett-Packard CEO Carly Fiorina, and dozens more conservative thought-leaders, returns for its 10th installment Aug. 10-11 in…

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Denver Public Library now offers free, Netflix-style streaming

The Denver Post

The Denver Public Library system started offering the free streaming video-on-demand service Kanopy on June 11, instantly adding about 30,000 digital titles to its massive video catalog.

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Friday is fry-day. Here is where to get some french fry deals around Denver.

The Denver Post

Who can resist a french fry’s crispy, golden exterior? Almost no one, that is correct. If you’re going to feel guilty about the calories, why not at least feel good about saving some dough? Friday, July 13, is National French Fry Day and…

Free treats for National Lollipop Day and more Denver-area deals starting July 13

www.denverpost.com

Lollipops for only $1, free veterinary cares, 60 cent short stacks and more deals in Denver this weekend.

National Ice Cream Day deals and specials around Denver to keep you cool July 15

www.denverpost.com

National Ice Cream Day is Sunday, July 15, and we have a chilly list of frozen treats to help you cool down and save money.

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Book Review: Runaway brides find love in the West in “The Patchwork Bride”

www.denverpost.com

Sandra Dallas' 15th novel sweetly blends the stories of two runaway brides.

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Velorama headliner Glass Animals cancels after drummer was in life-threatening bike accident

The Denver Post

Denver's Velomrama Festival canceled its Friday headliner, Glass Animals, on Thursday after their drummer Joe Seaward was seriously injured in a bike accident while on tour in Dublin.

Thursday, Jul 12

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Book Review: Women in Mideast band together in “Silent Hearts”

www.denverpost.com

Farida is a modern Pakistani woman. Educated in England, she wears Western clothes and holds a job. This is 2001, and she expects to have a say in her parents’ choice of her husband.

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Fast bikes. No brakes. Banked track. Boulder has one of the nation’s few velodrome arenas

www.denverpost.com

Cyclists race across a 250-meter wooden track with turns banked at 45 degrees at the three-year-old Boulder Valley Velodrome five miles east of Boulder, which is one of the few cycling tracks in the United States.

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“Game of Thrones” earns a leading 22 Emmy Award nominations, Netflix is most-nominated network

"The Handmaid's Tale," the dystopian sci-fi series that claimed top drama honors last year, drew 20 bids, with "Westworld" close by with 21.