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  Denver, Colorado - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Denver was selected to host the 1976 Winter Olympics to coincide with Colorado's centennial anniversary, but Colorado voters struck down ballot initiatives allocating public funds to pay for the high costs of the games, so they were moved to Innsbruck, Austria.
Denver was an important place for the "beat generation." Beat icon Neal Cassady was raised on Larimer Street in Denver, and a portion of Jack Kerouac's beat masterpiece On the Road takes place in the city, and is based on the beat's actual experiences in Denver during a road trip.
Denver is primarily served by the interstate highways I-25 and I-70.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Denver,_Colorado   (3656 words)

  
 Metro Brokers Realtors in Denver Colorado (800) 875-3718
Denver is the commercial, manufacturing, financial, and transportation center for an important ranching and mining region of the Rocky Mountains.
Denver was selected as the territorial capital in 1867, and it prospered in the 1870s and 1880s as a result of the discovery of rich gold and silver deposits in the area and the coming of the railroad.
Denver is situated at an elevation of about one mile above sea level, a fact reflected in its nickname, "Mile High City." The Front Range of the Southern Rockies rises abruptly to heights of more than 4,265 m (14,000 ft) nearby to the west, but Denver itself sprawls over an unimpressive prairie landscape.
www.denver-homes.com /denverinfo.htm   (757 words)

  
 USATODAY.com - Inside Slant   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
A day after the Denver Broncos caught a huge break when officials took a safety away from the Washington Redskins because of the "tuck rule," Broncos coach Mike Shanahan said he wasn't a big fan of the rule.
Denver couldn't grind out yards and the clock in the fourth quarter, and that was a reason Washington almost came back to tie the game.
Denver's rookie cornerbacks kept the Redskins' receivers from getting behind them most of the time, although they gave up some long passes in the fourth quarter.
www.usatoday.com /sports/football/nfl/broncos/home.htm   (1015 words)

  
 DenversChoppers   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The late Denver Mullins established Denver’s Choppers in 1967 in San Bernardino, California.
Denver was a true innovator with tremendous vision and timeless style that is still apparent in our bike today.
Denver’s reputation for beautiful custom bikes and parts is known worldwide.
www.denverschoppers.com   (220 words)

  
 CATHOLIC ENCYCLOPEDIA: Denver, Colorado
The increase of population was so great during those early years, and the prospects of permanency became so favourable that the Fathers of the Second Plenary Council of Baltimore recommended to the Holy See the creation of the Vicariate Apostolic of Colorado and Utah.
In 1871 his burdens were somewhat lightened by the transfer of the Territory of Utah to the jurisdiction of the Archbishop of San Francisco.
By Brief of 16 August, 1887, the Vicariate of Colorado was made a diocese with the episcopal see at Denver; and the Rev. Nicholas C. Matz appointed coadjutor with right of succession (19 August, 1887).
www.newadvent.org /cathen/04733c.htm   (901 words)

  
 Denver Travel Information | Lonely Planet Destination Guide
Comparing favourably with larger cities, Denver is Middle America's de facto hub of culture and commerce, offering all the perks (and few of the pangs) of a modern US metropolis.
Nestled up against the magnificent Rocky Mountains, Denver is the perfect destination for anyone who has trouble choosing between big-city and backwoods attractions or thinks a hard day's hell raising is best finished off with high tea at a 19th-century society hotel.
The Denver Mint is one of the USA's three gold depositories.
www.lonelyplanet.com /worldguide/destinations/north-america/usa/denver   (190 words)

  
 Denver Real Estate Agents, Denver Homes For Sale, REALTORS and Denver
Denver has many attractions such as the oldest hotel in the city, the Brown Palace Hotel, Buckhorn Exchange, the state capitol, an abundance of museums, and the Richthofen Castle.
Denver is also home to many colleges and universities such as the University of Colorado at Denver, Regis University, and the University of Denver.
While Denver is located on the Great Plains, the weather is greatly influenced by the closeness of the Rocky Mountains to the west.
www.homegain.com /local_real_estate/CO/denver.html   (677 words)

  
 ^/\^ ... Mile High! ... the offical Denver fanlisting ... ^/\^   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
A fanlisting is a place for all fans of a particular show, movie, actor, actress, singer, etc. to come together and build the biggest listing of people from all around the world who are fans of that subject.
Denver's a great city, full of rich history and wonderful scenery.
Denver is home to the two-time Stanley Cup champs, the Colorado Avalanche and the back-to-back Super Bowl winners, the Denver Broncos.
www.denver.puckin-a.net   (133 words)

  
 denver colorado information search and links
Denver is the largest metro city in a 600 mile radius -- an area almost the size of Europe
Denver has the nation's largest city park system, with more than 200 parks within city limits and 20,000 acres of parks in the nearby mountains -- an area larger than all of Manhattan Island.
Denver is a "sports capital," with all four Major League sports (NHL Colorado Avalanche, NBA Denver Nuggets, NFL Denver Broncos, Major League Baseball's Colorado Rockies), as well as two professional soccer teams.*
www.milehighcity.com   (141 words)

  
 All About Denver ( The Traveler's Guide )
Denver is not only the perfect gateway to the Rocky Mountains and the American West - it is also a major tourism destination, filled with world-class attractions, excellent accommodations, over 2,000 restaurants and the finest shopping in the region.
Whether you're on budget or not, you should be able to find affordable accommodations in Denver anytime of the year.
All About Denver also offers the guaranteed lowest rates on car rentals anywhere in the city from major companies including: Budget, Alamo, Enterprise and Thrifty.
www.allabout-denver.com   (399 words)

  
 9NEWS.com
DENVER - The Federal Aviation Administration reacted to criticism leveled by Denver Air Traffic controllers by saying they're in good shape, but local problems will be addressed.
DENVER - Denver Public Schools has decided to run its entire fleet of 400 school buses on biodiesel.
DENVER - Faced with a soaring inmate population, the Denver County Sheriff's office is taking the extraordinary measure of housing inmates under an outdoor tent.
www.9news.com   (315 words)

  
 Ronald McDonald House Charities of Denver, Inc.
That is where the Denver Ronald McDonald House comes in --- a temporary "home-away-from-home" for families to find rest, support and time away from the realities of the hospital procedures and routines.
The Denver Ronald McDonald House is located at 1300 East 21st Avenue, a modern 35,000 square foot facility that more than doubles the occupancy capacity of our former residence.
Ronald McDonald House Charities of Denver is dedicated to children and their families across our community, by providing professional coordination and application of resources and services, including the sponsorship of the Ronald McDonald House of Denver and a variety of community-centered programs.
www.ronaldhouse.org   (551 words)

  
 Denver Real Estate - Find Realtors and Denver Homes using Realtor.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
If a Realtor® is listing a home in Denver or the surrounding area, you'll find it at Realtor.com, along with relevant details like description, property photos, maps, and neighborhood information.
Denver Realtors®: Almost anyone can sell you real estate, but only Realtors® are backed by the National Association of Realtors® and are bound by its strict Code of Ethics.
Realtor.com is the headquarters for Denver Association of Realtors® and is eager to help find a Realtor® near you.
www.realtor.com /Regional_Real_Estate/denver.html   (261 words)

  
 Slow Food Denver
Denver Slow Food has had five events over the last twelve months ranging from themed pot luck dinners to picnics to five course meals featuring local products from Denver’s finest chefs.
This committee is working with other organizations in Denver to institute a seed-to-table program in the Denver Public Elementary Schools.
If you would like to participate, helping the children till the soil, compost, cook, and tend their gardens; or if your interest is to help with classroom presentations or curriculum development, we urge you to contact Matt and join this exciting project.
www.slowfooddenver.com   (330 words)

  
 DENVERSKYSCRAPERS.COM -skyscrapers, new projects and urban development in Denver, Colorado
In a surprise announcement, the owners of Denver's Hotel Teatro have revealed their plans to construct a 50-story, $350 million skyscraper that will eclipse Republic Plaza, making it Denver's new tallest building.
To be located on the corner of 14th and Arapahoe, directly across the street from the Hotel Teatro, the skyscraper will boast an impressive spire and give Denver's skyline a dramatic, and much needed, facelift.
Webcam courtesy of the Denver Metro Convention and Visitors Bureau, used with permission.
www.denverskyscrapers.com   (175 words)

  
 DenverSkatepark.com
Denver skatepark is open from 5:00 am until 11:00 pm daily.
June 17, 2005 - Denver is going to put up some modular skate stuff at the Johnson Rec.
Downtown Denver spots page, including pictures of the Art Museum, and a look at Skyline Park after the renovation.
www.denverskatepark.com   (926 words)

  
 Denver — Guest Informant's guide to The Mile High City   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Explore the best of Denver, where the question is never what to do, but where to begin.
Since the glory days of the Gold Rush era, Denver’s museums have reflected the fortunes made locally in gold and silver, plus a rich heritage of culture and taste.
Just an hour’s drive from Denver, Boulder is home to cultural, culinary and recreational opportunities that easily rival those of its metropolitan neighbor.
www.cityspin.com /denver   (282 words)

  
 Light Rail   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Catch the C Line to LoDo or the D Line to the heart of Downtown Denver and Five Points.
If you are traveling south on the D Line from 30th & Downing Station or Downtown Denver, any train you board will stop at every station as far south as the I-25 & Broadway Station.
If you are traveling into Downtown Denver on the D Line, any train you board will stop at every station as far as 18th/California.
www.rtd-denver.com /LightRail   (1470 words)

  
 Denver Real Estate - Values, MLS Listings,Homes For Sale,Realtors
We would be happy to send you school and community information in addition to the current real estate listings and property values.
Many times Denver Real Estate buyers avoid using the services of a REALTOR under the mistaken belief that it costs them money - or that they will be able to negotiate a better deal directly with the seller or seller's real estate agent.
Real estate is a unique business, where an agent with one day's experience and no home sales gets paid the same as real estate agents with several years experience and hundreds of successful sales.
www.epoweredprofessionals.com /denver   (451 words)

  
 Denver Community Schools
Sunday, October 16 at the American Legion in Denver 8:30 AM -12:30PM $5.00 in advance/$6.00 at the door/ 5 and under -free will donation.
The regular board meeting of the Denver Community School District will be held the 4th Monday of Every month starting at 6:15pm.
The waffle breakfast is scheduled for Sunday, October 16th at the Denver American Legion from 8:30 - 12:30.
www.denver.k12.ia.us   (1019 words)

  
 SportingNews.com - NFL - Denver Broncos
After a dismal Week 1 loss at Miami, Denver coach Mike Shanahan has righted the Broncos' ship, leading his team to four consecutive victories and a place atop the AFC West.
Denver has a solid running game with Mike Anderson and Tatum Bell, but quarterback Jake Plummer is an enigma.
But Denver eventually is going to have to stretch the field, and QB Jake Plummer is going to have to prove he can go vertical with accuracy after consistently being off-target with deep throws.
www.sportingnews.com /nfl/teams/broncos   (978 words)

  
 University of Denver - Official Athletic Site
The back-to-back NCAA National Champion Denver Pioneers travel to No. 12 Maine for a two-game nonconference serieson Oct. 14-15.
DU outshot Lakehead 43-14 and junior Danny King (Colorado Springs, Colo.) was credited with the win as all three goalies saw time between the pipes.
University of Denver junior co-captain Matt Carle (Anchorage, Alaska) was named to the preseason All-USCO.com First Team and senior co-captain Gabe Gauthier (Buena Park, Calif.) garnered second-team honors, it was announced today.
denverpioneers.collegesports.com /sports/m-hockey/denv-m-hockey-body.html   (266 words)

  
 THE OFFICIAL SITE OF THE DENVER NUGGETS
Get the latest news and notes on the Denver Nuggets 2005 Training Camp, including an injury report updated daily.
Admission will be limited to members of the military and their families.
Carmelo Anthony is issuing a challenge to the people of Denver to raise money for the victims of Hurricane Katrina.
www.nba.com /nuggets   (506 words)

  
 DHPD - Denver Health Paramedic Division
Welcome to the Denver Health Paramedic Division (DHPD), a division of the Denver Health and Hospital Authority.
The Denver Health Paramedic Division is the sole provider of 911 EMS for the City and County of Denver, Colorado, responding to over 64,000 911 calls per year.
The Denver Health Paramedic Division offers recertifications, continuing education courses, EMS lectures and EMS initial training courses.
www.denverems.org   (125 words)

  
 NFL.com - Denver Broncos Team News
The Broncos dodged a bullet Sunday, holding off the Washington Redskins 21-19 on a rainy afternoon in Denver to run their winning streak to four in a row.
Denver cornerback Champ Bailey was declared inactive for the team's game against Washington, marking the second straight week he's been held out due to a hamstring injury.
Drew Brees of the San Diego Chargers, Al Wilson of the Denver Broncos and Sebastian Janikowski of the Oakland Raiders are the AFC Offensive, Defensive and Special Teams Players of the Week.
www.nfl.com /teams/news/DEN   (290 words)

  
 Denver Broncos | NFL Football at CBS SportsLine.com
Denver was facing overtime in the icy, bitter rain.
Linebacker Ian Gold stuck his hand out, knocked down a pass, and with that, the Broncos showed that Washington isn't the only team that can find odd and ugly ways to win the close ones.
Denver cornerback Champ Bailey was declared inactive for Sunday's game against Washington, marking the second straight week he's been held out due to a hamstring injury.
www.sportsline.com /nfl/teams/page/DEN   (437 words)

  
 Denver Air Route Traffic Control Center :: Come Fly a Mile High!
So, Scott Crafton will be the interim Denver ARTCC Chief until a permanent is chosen.
Thanks to Lance Williams for bailing Denver out when it needed a dependable website and for volunteering to host it for free.
And last but not least, thanks to the Controllers and students here at Denver, For with out you, Denver wouldn't be what it is today.
www.denartcc.org   (327 words)

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