February 25, 2009 12:39 PM
Oy vey! Comedian and Celebrity Apprentice contestant Joan Rivers brings her schtick to Comedy Works South in the Landmark development for two shows on June 27. Tickets available now to Comedy Works Club members. Sign up for free membership at comedyworks.com.
February 24, 2009 1:11 PM
Joe Hodas, who was the face of Frontier Airlines, has been hired as senior vice president for public relations for Vladimir Jones (formerly Praco), a Greenwood Village advertising and PR firm.
February 24, 2009 12:57 PM
Elway's executive chef Tyler Wiard is staying horizontal with his foot elevated following ankle surgery Monday. The top toque called me Tuesday morning to say he survived.
February 23, 2009 1:47 PM
Bravo TV's Top Chef finalist Hosea Rosenberg will be on hand for a meet-and-greet and episode-watching party, beginning at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the West End Tavern, 926 Pearl St., Boulder. Rosenberg, top toque at Jax Fish House in Boulder, made it to the final three contestants going spatula-to-spatula for the $100,000 grand prize and Top Chef title.
February 23, 2009 1:37 PM
Elway's executive chef Tyler Wiard, who was engaged in an ankle mangle Thursday night when he fell on some outside steps at a friend's house, was supposed to have had surgery to mend the limb on Friday. When he got to the doc, however, it was determined that the ankle was too swollen. I talked to Tyler Monday afternoon before his scheduled surgery at 4 that day.
February 23, 2009 12:59 PM
Cody Christman, a Golden, electrical engineer and longtime Wynkoop Brewing Co. patron, was the first Coloradan to snag Wynkoop's 2009 Beerdrinker of the Year title. Christman was crowned king during the beery competition at the Wynkoop Saturday.
February 23, 2009 12:14 PM
Denver Restaurant Week got off to a devinely delish start Saturday night with anecdotal results that tickled many a tastebud. The fourth annual discount dining week - which offers three-course meals at $52.80 for two or $26.40 for one at nearly 200 Metro-area eateries - earned a big fork's up from diners and restaurateurs I talked to over the weekend.
February 20, 2009 12:31 PM
Tyler Wiard, executive chef at Elway's Cherry Creek, fell on stairs outside of a friend's home Thursday and broke his ankle. Surgery is scheduled for 3 this afternoon (Friday).
February 18, 2009 2:14 PM
Colorado Black Journalists Association president Amani Ali may have acted prematurely when he sent a letter last week demanding that Denver's 7 management not lay off long-time anchor Bertha Lynn.
February 18, 2009 1:26 PM
Bertha Lynn, the venerable anchor on Denver's 7, could be signing off the air, if the allegations written in a letter from the Colorado Association of Black Journalists are true.