Feels like this election season has been pretty lawsuit-y, but Wayne Williams says he’s seen lawsuit-ier

Colorado Secretary of State reviews this year’s petitioning process during a meeting of the Bipartisan Election Advisory Committee.

Secretary of State Wayne Williams holds a bipartisan election meeting, May 23, 2018. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) denver; colorado; denverite; kevinjbeaty; copolitics; voting; wayne williams;
Secretary of State Wayne Williams during the Bipartisan Election Advisory Meeting on May 23, 2018. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

Colorado’s Secretary of State’s office can boast a small victory during this year’s election cycle so far: Petitioning candidates were only involved in five lawsuits.


Chipotle bids farewell to Denver, announcing plans to move headquarters to Southern California

Citing an opportunity for “growth,” Chipotle on Wednesday said they will close its Denver headquarters and move them to Newport Beach, California.

Chipotle on Broadway and 6th. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) chipotle; denver; colorado; denverite; kevinjbeaty
Chipotle on Broadway and 6th. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

Citing an opportunity for “growth,” Chipotle on Wednesday announced it will close its Denver headquarters and move to Newport Beach, California, consolidating functions within the Denver offices there and in Chipotle’s existing offices in Columbus, Ohio.


Aurora is opening applications to find its next mayor

The job is open to Aurora registered voters 21 and older.

Aurora Mayor Steve Hogan. Governor John Hickenlooper holds a press conference about positioning Colorado to adhere to Paris Climate Agreement standards with or without the federal government. July 11, 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) denver; colorado; energy; red rocks; governor john hickenlooper; kevinjbeaty; denverite;
Aurora Mayor Steve Hogan. Governor John Hickenlooper holds a press conference about positioning Colorado to adhere to Paris Climate Agreement standards with or without the federal government. July 11, 2017. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

Aurora on Tuesday said it will begin accepting applications to finds its next mayor and fill the seat vacated after the death of former Mayor Steve Hogan on May 13.


The Colorado primary ballots are coming!

The Secretary of State’s office will begin sending out primary ballots on June 4.

Secretary of State Wayne Williams holds a press conference for the new UChooseCO campaign, which aims to inform unaffiliated voters that they can now participate in primary elections. April 3, 2018. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite) denver; colorado; copolitics; denverite; kevinjbeaty;
Secretary of State Wayne Williams holds a press conference for the new UChooseCO campaign, which aims to inform unaffiliated voters that they can now participate in primary elections. April 3, 2018. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

Folks, keep an eye on your mailboxes: The ballots are coming.

Secretary of State Wayne Williams’s office said in a release Monday primary ballots will be mailed out starting on June 4, ahead of the primary on June 26.


Former Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter, Chauncey Billups join Regis University Board of Trustees

Regis University on Monday said former Gov. Bill Ritter, NBA All-Star Chauncey Billups and food sales and marketing agency leader Jamie S. Gronowski are joining the university’s Board of Trustees.

From left: Former NBA player Chauncey Billups, Former Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter and retired food sales industry leader Jamie S. Gronowski. Photo courtesy of Regis University.
From left: Former NBA player Chauncey Billups, retired food sales industry leader Jamie S. Gronowski and former Colorado Gov. Bill Ritter. Photo courtesy of Regis University.

Regis University on Monday said former Gov. Bill Ritter, NBA All-Star Chauncey Billups and food sales and marketing agency leader Jamie S. Gronowski are joining the university’s Board of Trustees.