Last August, Frank DeAngelis publicly announced his impending retirement as principal at Columbine High School.
He will have spent 18 years leading Columbine, 15 of them since the April 20, 1999, school shooting that claimed the lives of 12 students and a teacher, injured dozens more and emotionally devastated a community. Photos by RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post
Vivian Wilson, 2, right, is playing with her father Brian at their home in Denver, Colorado, April 25, 2014. State regulators are instructing marijuana testing labs that they may no longer accept samples from patients, caregivers, hemp farmers or any other source other than state licensed marijuana businesses. Read the story here
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The Mexican Cultural Center’s 13th annual Día del Niño — or, day of the children — celebration was held on Sunday, April 27, 2014, in Denver.
From the Molly Brown House Museum to the History Colorado Center, dancers, singers and artists came together to celebrate Mexican culture.The free event also included mask decorating, a piñata raffle and an Inca king or queen dress-up area.
Members of the media toured the new Union Station Transit Center Friday morning, April 25, 2014. The transit center is scheduled to open May 11, 2014. Photos by Andy Cross, The Denver Post.
The Denver Post’s AAron Ontiveroz headed to the tryouts for the 2014-2015 Denver Broncos cheerleader squad on Sunday, March 30, 2014, at Sports Authority Field at Mile High. More than 100 women showed up and 57 finalists were selected for the 26 spots on the team.
Denver is hosting the five–day World Balloon Convention at the Sheraton Hotel in downtown Denver. More than 700 people are expected at the World Balloon Convention. (Photos by RJ Sangosti/The Denver Post)
HBO hosted a party for fans of the popular series “Game of Thrones” at Paramount Theatre in downtown Denver, Colorado, on March 27. 2014. Fans were invited to come celebrate the series – in costume – and watch the premiere of the fourth season. (Photos by Hyoung Chang/The Denver Post)
Funeral services were held for Father Tomas Fraile at St. Cajetan Church at 299 South Raleigh St. in Denver, Colorado, on March 26, 2014. Hundreds of people turned out to pay their last respects for the popular father. (Photos By Helen H. Richardson/ The Denver Post)
David Rasmussen of Colorado Springs looks over the accident site with his dog “Ohana ” near the corner of Washington St. and I-25 in Denver, Colorado March 19, 2014. On March 1st, 104 vehicles collided near the Broadway exit on North bound I-25. Rasmussen’s truck was damaged in the mass collision. Photo by Hyoung Chang/The Denver Post.
Golden, Colorado, native Eric Martonovich founded Gladius the Show and funded it through a Kickstarter campaign. Gladius runs Friday and Saturday nights and a matinee show on Sundays through April 20th. Photos by the Denver Post’s Seth McConnell.