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  • Colorado rising
    Grassroots group meets Saturday to protest fracking in Aurora, Colorado
    A grassroots group, What the Frack?! Arapahoe will hold a discussion and present two informational films in light of fracking developments in Arapahoe County and Aurora. The event will take place 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday Nov. 15 at the Ecotech...
  • 'Maleficent' on DVD/Blu-ray features extras on movie-making magic
    'Maleficent' on DVD/Blu-ray features extras on movie-making magic
    Outside of the fashion it inspired and Angelina Joe's performance, I wasn't a fan of the Disney live-action version of "Sleeping Beauty" told with a more sympathetic perspective. Named for the villainess, "Maleficent,"...
  • Aurora
    Aurora of Norway Makes CMJ Debut in New York With Synth Beats and Smooth Vocals
    With the maturity of Portishead, the style of a gothic Robyn and the oddities of Alanis Morisette, Aurora gave likely the best CMJ set from a 17 year old Norwegian.Most things about Aurora are unique. She sings with her arms swaying, popping and...
  • Cold War Kids
    New York's CMJ Music Marathon 2014: Who to See On Day 1
    More than 1,300 musical acts have infiltrated New York City to show off for journalists and industry professionals during the 34th annual CMJ Music Marathon. The full schedule details showcases across 80 venues, but the Examiner.com guide will...
  • Disney's 'Sleeping Beauty' Diamond Edition released on DVD & Blu-Ray
    Disney's 'Sleeping Beauty' Diamond Edition released on DVD & Blu-Ray
    Disney gone into its vaults and brought out the Diamond edition of "Sleeping Beauty" and it's worth getting, to remind you of the legacy of Disney, and as an education in the art of animation and story telling.The 1959 animated...
  • "Cats"
    'Cats' enchants audiences at Paramount Theatre in Aurora
    "Cats" lovers will find the now running production of the musical at the Paramount Theatre in Aurora to be a great night of furry, feline fun.With lush orchestration of the music by Andrew Lloyd Webber performed by Paramount's 16...
  • Yum Yum Tiramisu
    Oh my! Yum yum cakes and pastries
    Have you ever had a day where nothing will make you feel better than a slice of cake and a warm cup of coffee? If you have, then a trip to Yum Yum Cake House is the perfect solution to making your day better. This newly opend local bakery the new...
  • 'Maleficent' not magnificent (except for fashionistas)
    'Maleficent' not magnificent (except for fashionistas)
    Disney's new live-action CGI-resplendent "Maleficent" borrows on some of those Disney traditions, for an uneven pro-woman portrayal of the Sleeping Beauty fairy tale. The point of view character is the so-called evil fairy and...
  • Nika and Ilya
    Colorado hearing officer orders death for serviceman’s Husky - Updated
    Senior Airman Keith Keremes and his wife were away on their honeymoon when they received an emergency call from their neighbor screaming “I’m going to get you” on the other end. They say they’ve had problems with the...
  • Sleeping Beauty: The Ballet Coming To a Theater Near You
    Sleeping Beauty: The Ballet Coming To a Theater Near You
    I'll be honest I did not know that Sleeping Beauty was a ballet. I have only heard of the book and Disney movie. If you are a ballet enthusiast, you won't want to miss the final ballet in the Royal Ballet Cinema Series. The Sleeping Beauty...
  • 42nd Street
    Paramount's '42nd Steet' is an updated visual and musical masterpiece
    A good old-fashioned overture from the extraordinary orchestra led by conductor Doug Peck precedes a slam-bang opening tap dancing number in the exuberant production of “42nd Street,” running through Feb. 9 at the Paramount Theatre in...
  • Solar storm Northern Lights January 9, 2014
    60% chance of solar storms, Northern Lights tonight
    Yesterday, the Sun erupted its first X-class flare of 2014, which sent out a waves of charged atomic particles called a coronal mass ejection (CME) into space and toward Earth. All the action was captured on camera in an amazing video posted...
  • northern lights December 8, 2013 pictures
    Caught on camera: this weekend's Northern Lights
    This past weekend, many people not accustomed to seeing theNorthern Lightsgot a real treat when the Earth moved into a strong stream of the solar wind, sparking displays ofaurora, also known as the Northern Lights. Unfortunately for some, seeing...
  • northern lights December 8, 2013
    Northern Lights reported over U.S., more possible tonight
    Yesterday, the Earth moved into a high speed stream of the solar wind. What is the solar wind? Answer: a wave of charged particles emitted from the Sun at high speed into space. So, what does this all mean for us here on Earth?Answer: the Northern...
  • All Aboard the Candy Cane Express!
    All Aboard the Candy Cane Express!
    Experience the magic of Christmas with a ride on the Candy Cane Express. Climb aboard the train with Santa and his elves to enjoy the festivities with milk and cookies while carolers sing your favorite holiday songs.A Candy Cane Express train will...