May 11, 2017

Valverde Neighborhood

Neighborhood Profile: Valverde History: Valverde land was originally claimed by Daniel Witter. He had plans to construct “Villa Park.” A vast development offering unique features that ...
May 11, 2017

West Colfax Neighborhood

Neighborhood Profile: West Colfax West Colfax History: Colfax Avenue is a large part of Colorado history. Running 26 miles long, it’s been called “America’s Longest Street.” ...
Apr 20, 2017

Five Points

Neighborhood Profile: Five Points Five Points History: Five Points has one of the richest histories in Denver. The first to extend beyond the bounds of Denver’s original Congressional Grant, it is o...
Mar 28, 2017

Washington Virginia Vale

Neighborhood Profile: Washington Virginia Vale Washington Virginia Vale History: In 1859 the Brantner brothers built a house close to the banks of Cherry Creek, now known as Four Mile House. Only one ...
Jan 23, 2015

Montclair

Neighborhood Profile: Montclair Montclair History: In 1885 the Western Land and Colonization Company led by Matthais P. Cochrane started a town called Montclair, named after Cochrane’s hometown in N...