Latest John Hickenlooper Stories

2010-11-08 00:00:46

Grassroots Organization Created to Reform Economic Development within the State of Colorado CIO Colorado has been launched as a citizens’ task force to fill the need for an office of innovation within the State of Colorado – Chief Innovation Office.

2010-04-19 05:00:00

DENVER, April 19 /PRNewswire/ -- B-cycle is helping Denver residents increase daily activity and reduce carbon emissions with the country's first citywide bike-sharing system, Denver B-cycle.

2009-10-22 12:09:00

Mile High City Embraces Art at Every Angle with Third Denver Arts Week DENVER, Oct.

2009-06-18 14:36:00

WASHINGTON, June 18 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Led by U.S. Conference of Mayors (USCM) President Seattle Mayor Greg Nickels, the nation's mayors today commended House of Representatives Transportation and Infrastructure Chairman James L.

2009-06-12 11:00:00

First Place Winners: Denver & Wilkes-Barre PROVIDENCE, R.I., June 12 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Denver (CO) Mayor John Hickenlooper, and Wilkes-Barre (PA) Mayor Thomas Leighton have been selected to receive the 2009 Mayors' Climate Protection Awards, a program sponsored by The U.S.

2009-05-27 10:30:00

Central Operations of FORTUNE 500 Company to Be Located in Denver Metropolitan Area DENVER, May 27 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- DaVita Inc.

2009-03-24 16:01:37

A pet parrot was honored with the Colorado Red Cross' Animal Lifesaver Award after it alerted a babysitter that a baby was choking. Willie the parrot, owned by Megan Howard, was given the award at a ceremony Friday that was also attended by Colorado Gov.

2008-08-19 15:01:08

By Nancy Mitchell Mayor John Hickenlooper gave his other "green" speech Monday, targeting a line of second- graders as they walked into Whittier School in north Denver. "If you go to college, over your whole life, you'll make an extra million bucks," Hickenlooper told them.

2008-06-14 09:00:15

By Kevin Vaughan The committee planning the Democratic National Convention abruptly canceled a media walk-through at the Pepsi Center scheduled for next week, citing unspecified "outstanding issues." Party officials on Friday denied that fundraising woes led to the cancellation, which was expected to draw "a few hundred" members of the media from around the country.

Word of the Day
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.