Goed Zuur beer bar sets opening date in Denver’s Five Points

Goed Zuur expects to begin pouring life back into a more than 120-year-old spot in Denver’s Five Points neighborhood starting this spring.

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The future home of Goed Zuur, a pub focused solely on wild and sour beers, at 2801 Welton St. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

Goed Zuur expects to begin pouring life back into a more than 120-year-old spot in Denver’s Five Points neighborhood starting this spring.


Whole Foods in Denver’s Capitol Hill will close because apparently Union Station is close enough

A member of the leadership team at the Whole Foods Market on Capitol Hill confirmed Friday the store would be closing.

Whole Foods Market in the Belmar Shopping & Dining District. (Courtesy of Whole Foods Market)
Whole Foods Market in the Belmar Shopping & Dining District. (Courtesy of Whole Foods Market)

Whole Foods Market plans to close its store in Capitol Hill this fall ahead of the new store opening near Denver Union Station.



Golden Triangle in renderings: 6 planned projects in the Denver neighborhood between Speer, Lincoln and Colfax

Six projects between Speer, Lincoln and Colfax could help make Denver’s Golden Triangle neighborhood an “international destination for art and culture.”

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Construction at the future site of the Speer Boulevard Lofts. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

The recently formed Golden Triangle Partnership wants to turn the neighborhood that houses the Denver Art Museum, Denver Public Library and Civic Center Park into an “international destination for art and culture.”

Part of that plan includes adding taller, denser developments to the community, said Leslie Horna, executive director of the partnership. Six projects are currently planned or under construction in Golden Triangle that could bring hundreds of new residents and visitors to the area.


Consuming alcohol and marijuana in Denver businesses could be council decision

Should business patrons be able to consume cannabis and alcohol under the same roof? The group tasked with helping turn Initiative 300 from a stoner’s dream to a reality in Denver grappled with that question Wednesday.

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My Brother’s Bar. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

The Denver group tasked with shaping how Initiative 300 should roll out might want to leave one issue to city regulators and elected officials: Should business patrons be able to consume cannabis and alcohol under the same roof?