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55 Broadway - Fancy Tiger Clothing

Location

55 Broadway
Denver, CO 80204
United States
39° 43' 3.4932" N, 104° 59' 16.7496" W

this location houses Fancy Tiger Clothing, handmade and locally crafted clothing, bags, jewelry and more; Fancy Tiger also has a crafts store next door at 59 Broadway

history:

this location, along with 59 Broadway & 55 Broadway, housed a purveyor of designer plumbing fixtures which closed in the early 2000s, after which it sat empty until 2012

59 Broadway - Fancy Tiger Crafts

Location

59 Broadway
denver, CO 80204
United States
39° 43' 3.9216" N, 104° 59' 14.9928" W

Fancy Tiger Crafts - fabric, yarn and other supplies for crafts; often visited by horndribbles (Flash site); Fancy Tiger also has a clothing store next door, 55 Broadway

history:

this location, along with 59 Broadway & 55 Broadway, housed a purveyor of designer plumbing fixtures which closed in the early 2000s, after which it sat empty until 2012

free Earth Day screenings of Food Inc. at Mayan Theatre

on Earth Day (22 April) the Mayan Theatre offers free admission to two screenings of the documentary Food, Inc. at 7 and at 9 p.m.

Food, Inc. focuses on common industrial farming practices in the U.S. and how they effect environment, health, economy and workers' rights

the free screenings are sponsored by Whole Foods Market

Date: 
22 Apr 2011 - 7:00pm - 9:00pm

18 S. Broadway - SEWN

Location

18 S. Broadway
Denver, CO 80209
United States
39° 42' 58.2228" N, 104° 59' 13.668" W

this location currently houses SEWN, purveyors of handmade clothing and other goods, as well as vintage craft

history:

this location formerly housed Fancy Tiger Clothing which in January 2012 moved to [55 Broadway](/locations/55-broadway-fancy-tiger-clothing

chicken politics heat up

Baker resident James Bertini has been working to relax the restrictions Denver places on backyard chicken-keeping (YouTube link); in the course of this work he's had a lot of interaction with the city of Denver, and now Face the State reports that some in the city may have conspired to slow the petition effort and exclude James from a $2 million grant application

Denver Urban Homesteading

Denver Urban Homesteading calls itself a "Local Market and Reskilling Center"; the facility houses an indoor, year-round farmers' market open several days a week plus classes and other sustainability events from vegetable fermentation to chicken-keeping

Denver Urban Homesteading was founded by Baker residents James & Irina Bertini, and can be reached at 303-572-3122

Baker home included in Denver Tour of Solar Homes

the Denver Tour of Solar Homes this Saturday features passive solar renovations by Baker residents Suzanne Gruba & Richard Geiseler; the design is by another Baker resident, Roger Day

we've enjoyed and been inspired by past versions of this tour, which includes several other homes in central Denver as well as outlying areas -- we went self-guided, but a tour bus with lunch is also available

Date: 
3 Oct 2009 - 9:00am - 4:00pm

Rita Bass deforested!

this morning workers were removing at least a dozen healthy trees from the treelawn and lawn of the Rita Bass Trauma and Emergency Medical Services Education Institute; requested info from public_relations(at)dhha.org but no response yet ...

we'll come back to this one

1. we'll come back to this one ...

we will come back - there is much of value here, and it's also addictive

2. we'll come back to this one ...

more on this later, because it deserves a longer write-up

the Habitat for Humanity of Metro Denver Home Improvement Outlet

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