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Only in Denver: Tom's Baby, a Priceless Chunk of Gold

In July 1887, Tom Groves and Harry Lytton were prospecting for gold near Breckenridge. They found more than they bargained for: a 13.5-pound nugget of crystalline gold, the biggest one ever found in Colorado. Groves swaddled it in a blanket for the…

Where to Find the Best Green Chile in Denver

Coloradans are typically a pretty laid-back bunch. But if you want to spark a spirited debate, ask one where to find the city’s best green chile. For those of us weaned on green chile, it’s a hotly contested question. First off, there’s the spelling:…