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DULY NOTED: Richard Niezen takes his final bow as leader of Aurora Symphony

DULY NOTED: Richard Niezen takes his final bow as leader of Aurora Symphony

AURORA | Richard Niezen saw firsthand how the power of music could help topple regimes and foment social change. It was an early lesson for Niezen, who will conduct his final concert as the music director of the Aurora Symphony …

Toon In Wednesday

Toon In Wednesday

Toon In Wednesday

Just rewards: Fitzsimons company gets $80,000 loan from Aurora to keep fledgling bioscience firm from flying the coop

Just rewards: Fitzsimons company gets $80,000 loan from Aurora to keep fledgling bioscience firm from flying the coop

AURORA | A company at the Fitzsimons Life Science District developing new vaccine technologies isn’t leaving Aurora anytime soon. City officials and Greffex Inc. have worked out a deal to keep the company at Fitzsimons for at least five years. …

Medical muse: Kids use creativity as powerful medicine

Medical muse: Kids use creativity as powerful medicine

“This is beyond anything I could have imagined,” she said. “I think the kids got to live their dream, as corny as that sounds.”

Elway couldn't pass on Manning's heir apparent

Elway couldn’t pass on Manning’s heir apparent

ENGLEWOOD | John Elway says he just couldn’t pass on Peyton Manning’s heir apparent, even though he hopes Brock Osweiler will be holding a clipboard for years to come. Elway said he had to “sacrifice the short-term for the long-term” …

Marijuana DUI standard dies a 3rd time in CO

DENVER  | A marijuana blood limit for drivers was rejected Tuesday for a third time in Colorado, as lawmakers from both parties argued about how to fairly gauge whether someone is too stoned to get behind the wheel. The bill …

Tensions high after civil unions defeat in Colorado

Tensions high after civil unions defeat in Colorado

DENVER  | Opponents of same-sex unions rallied at the Colorado Capitol on Tuesday as tensions remained high one day after state House Republicans rejected a proposal to provide gay couples rights similar to marriage. Dozens of people saying they support …

Northern Colorado wildfire believed to be human-caused

FORT COLLINS | Firefighters say a wildfire burning on an estimated 640 acres in northern Colorado is 5 percent contained. Fire officials said Tuesday that the blaze northwest of Fort Collins has grown as temperatures rise and the humidity drops, …

Drummer for Denver-based OneRepublic arrested

DENVER | Denver police say they’ve arrested the drummer of Denver-based band OneRepublic on suspicion of assault, destruction of private property and disturbing the peace. ABC 7News in Denver reports (http://bit.ly/Kd7aoW ) that 38-year-old Eddie Fisher was arrested early Tuesday …

Scutaro's HR in 9th lifts Rockies past Giants 5-4

Scutaro’s HR in 9th lifts Rockies past Giants 5-4

SAN FRANCISCO | Jim Tracy kicked his shoes off, popped out the front of his jersey and leaned back in his chair. After everything the Colorado Rockies have endured lately, forgive the manager if he needed a moment to soak …