Millions in Houston remain under boil water notice after power outage

Millions in Houston remain under boil water notice after power outage – CBS News Watch CBS News More than two million people in Houston, Texas remain under a boil water notice after a power outage at a water purification plant on Sunday. Janet Shamlian reports. Be the first to know Get browser notifications for breaking … Read more

‘Gaslighting’ is Merriam-Webster’s word of the year 2022 – DW – 11/29/2022

The US dictionary publisher Merriam-Webster announced on Monday that their 2022 word of the year is “gaslighting” — or as Merriam-Webster defines it, “the act or practice of grossly misleading someone especially for one’s own advantage.” Interest in the term was up by 1,740% over the previous years according to searches of the online dictionary. Unlike … Read more

Hard kombucha bar, Blind Tiger, opening in RiNo Denver with Hooch Booch

Both wine and beer drinkers have dedicated bars where they can indulge in their preferred libations. Soon, there will be another kind of specialty watering hole in Denver that serves hard kombucha, both on its own and in mixed drinks. Blind Tiger kombucha bar is expected to make its debut at the Backyard on Blake … Read more

citizens rely on social media for news – DW – 11/28/2022

Iran has been gripped by protests for several weeks since Jina Mahsa Amini, a 22-year-old Kurdish woman, was arrested for not wearing the hijab as prescribed by the regime. Amini subsequently died in police custody in September 2022, prompting tens of thousands of people to come out on the streets and protest the regime’s misogynist and … Read more

Who needs Thanksgiving? Enjoy this meat “stuffing” recipe year-round

Editor’s note: This is part of The Know’s series, Staff Favorites. Each week, we will offer our opinions on the best that Colorado has to offer for dining, shopping, entertainment, outdoor activities and more. (We’ll also let you in on some hidden gems). My two sisters and I used to joke that our mom always … Read more

“Immersive” is the new buzzword in Denver entertainment. But what is it?

For the past two years, Denver has been “immersed” in a new entertainment trend, one that has welcomed everything from pop culture to artistic masters to classic theater and Hollywood. The buzzy “immersive entertainment” scene now can be found everywhere you look, and it is getting another boost in November and December with world premieres, … Read more

6 cozy Colorado cocktails to keep you warm this holiday season

As the temperatures dip, a warm sip of a cozy cocktail is sure to keep you in good spirits this winter. Of course you’re familiar with hottie toddies, classic eggnog and spiked hot chocolate, but a host of restaurants in and around Denver have come up with some creative ways to defrost even the most … Read more

Best Colorado winter festivals for 2022-23, like Ullr Fest, Winterskol

Festivals add a special sparkle to Colorado’s already dazzling winters. With jubilant live music, soul-warming food and drinks, colorful parades and only-in-winter activities like snow carving and ice climbing, these events have become beloved cold-weather traditions in the Centennial State. Here are some of Colorado’s best winter festivals to attend this season. Fire Festival Dec. … Read more

Ukrainian author Andrey Kurkov honored with German award – DW – 11/28/2022

“On February 24, 2022, I wrote hardly anything,” Kurkov writes in the preface to his book, “Diary of an Invasion.” “Woken by the sound of Russian rocket explosions in Kyiv, I stood at the window of my apartment for about an hour and looked out into the empty street, aware that the war had begun, … Read more