Happy New Year from all of us at The Denver North Star. Now in our third year of publishing, we’re glad to be your still locally owned and run source of news about our community. Thank you to everyone who donated to our year-end fundraising drive. We raised over $9,000 from readers, and are receiving a $5,000 matching grant facilitated by the Colorado Media Project because of … [Read more...] about Happy New Year From Your Community Newspaper
Happy December! Thank you for reading The Denver North Star. We hope you’re enjoying the last issue of 2021. We strongly believe that news should be free and easily available to everyone, which is why we don’t have subscriptions and deliver a print newspaper to our community. About 85% of our funding comes from the local advertisers you see in each issue. The other 15% is … [Read more...] about Help Support Community Media!
When you tell the universe, “I desire to work with a small, scrappy nonprofit that needs my communications and connecting skills,” hold on tightly; your wish might come true. I left my director of communications position at Regis University, a stellar institution of higher education with a Jesuit Catholic orientation, to work for Colorado Village Collaborative, a young, … [Read more...] about Life is Short; Do Something That Matters
While the pandemic continues to impact our community with far-reaching effects on us all, I have watched the people of Northwest Denver come together to support our businesses and each other in a way that truly exemplifies northside pride. As we recover, we are prioritizing long-term solutions for key issues facing our neighborhoods. By collaborating closely with residents and … [Read more...] about 2021 in 2021 in District One: Year in Review
For the third year, Colorado Media Project has selected The Denver North Star as one of 26 news outlets across the state for a matching grant of up to $5,000. The #newsCOneeds matching grant challenge supports locally owned and nonprofit news outlets who are recognized for journalistic excellence that are meeting the news needs of local communities. We’re honored to have been … [Read more...] about Help Support Community Media This December