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Reader Appreciates Time Editor: I just wanted to applaud Tanya Ishikawa for writing such an interesting and inspiring article on the Benjamin Banneker Clock Company in your November issue. Mr. Banneker was definitely a pioneer in the engineering field. It is refreshing to see the many successful executives in this...

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Eight African-American Legislators Sworn in the 71st General Assembly The 71st Colorado General Assembly kicked off the New Year on Jan. 11 with eight African-American legislators taking oath of office. Newly elected Senators Rhonda Fields and Angela Williams will make up the ranks of Colorado’s 35 senators. James Coleman (Aurora...

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Trumpeter Ron Miles Joins JSO for Special Concert Celebrating Black History Month The Jefferson Symphony Orchestra (JSO) will celebrate Black History Month on Feb. 19 with a special concert featuring Denver’s most prominent jazz musician Ron Miles, trumpeter. Miles, who is equally adept at performing classical works as he is...

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Ignite Theatre presents The Wiz Ignite Theatre celebrates their 30th production with The Wiz, the glorious seven-time Tony Award-winning musical retelling of L. Frank Baum’s The Wonderful Wizard of Oz.  Set in the context of African-American culture, with an infectious funky soul score and lyrics, “The Wiz“ brings a refreshing,...

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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story By Khaleel Herbert Long ago in a galaxy before Luke, Leia and Han Solo, the Rebellion and the Empire duke it out in Rouge One: A Star Wars Story. FelonJyn Erso (Felicity Jones) is held captive in a rolling vehicle manned by Storm Troopers....

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Denver Wins $30 Million to Remake Sun Valley The City and County of Denver and the Denver Housing Authority received a $30 million grant that will go toward housing, jobs and new open space in the Sun Valley neighborhood. With the award of this Choice Neighborhoods Implementation Grant from the...

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35 The Denver Foundation Announces New Trustees The Denver Foundation announced five new members who will join its Board of Trustees in January 2017. Seth Belzley is a business and public policy attorney in the Denver and Houston offices of Holland & Knight. Mr. Belzley has served on the boards...

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A Peaceful Voice of Thanks Editor: This thank you is for everyone at the Denver Urban Spectrum and in particular, Rosalind Harris. Thank you for including some of our writers in your December issue and also for sending a copy to me. I’ve now shared your online site with our...