How Gentrification Has Changed the Globeville Neighborhood

This is the fourth installment in a five-part series about gentrifying Denver neighborhoods, including Five Points, Cole and Whittier. Globeville has long been one of the most economically challenged neighborhoods in Denver, where residents live close to industrial plants and the expanding highway system. As a result of its proximity to rapidly growing sections ofContinue reading “How Gentrification Has Changed the Globeville Neighborhood”

1 Marine dead, eight troops missing after training accident off Southern California coast

One U.S. Marine has died and eight service members are missing after an accident during a training exercise off San Clemente Island, officials said Friday. The incident occurred when an amphibious assault vehicle carrying 15 Marines and one Navy sailor began taking on water at about 5:45 p.m. Thursday during a training exercise, according toContinue reading “1 Marine dead, eight troops missing after training accident off Southern California coast”

Pastor says AME church struck by racist vandalism will move on as FBI investigates

When Pastor Carieta Cain Grizzell saw the racist epithets and threats scratched onto her church’s silver rooftop air conditioning unit, she felt a familiar pain. “I was just flabbergasted, just appalled …. It really hurts that someone would feel that way towards us when we’re open to the community and all we want to doContinue reading “Pastor says AME church struck by racist vandalism will move on as FBI investigates”

Protester had hands up when LAPD officer shot him in head with less-lethal round, video shows

Footage from a Los Angeles police officer’s body camera shows a man with his hands up being shot in the head with a tactical round as officers advanced on a crowd of fleeing protesters in late May. The man, CJ Montano, was standing in the middle of a street in the Wilshire area after takingContinue reading “Protester had hands up when LAPD officer shot him in head with less-lethal round, video shows”