What You Missed Around Denver While You Were Away Welcome back to the Mile High City! Here’s a quick recap of what you might have missed while jet-setting… Denver, Colorado July 15 – 21, 2016
Boulder Tube to Work Day
As the saying goes, ‘only in Boulder’ would their be a day designated to commuting to work by tubing down the creek. On Friday, July 15th, over 500 commuters filled the Boulder Creek. View photos of tubers and read the full story here.
Beer Cans Spill onto I-25 during Rush Hour Commute
A semitruck transporting beer rolled over on the I-70 ramp and caused cans to fall onto I-25 during the rush hour commute on Wednesday. The accident occurred around 6pm on Wednesday, July 20th, and I-70 remained closed until around 2 am the next morning. Watch the raw video as beer cans spill onto the highway here.
Mike Shanahan Home for Sale
Everyone is talking about former Denver Broncos coach Mike Shanahan’s 32,000 square foot home in Cherry Hills that hit the market with a price tag of $22 million. The massive home features six bedrooms, 13 bathrooms, 11 fireplaces, and is on almost four acres. Even if you’re not a qualified buyer, you can still take a peek at the virtual tour and view property photos on REColorado.com. Get the full story here.
Adele Shows Her Broncos Pride
Famous singer/songwriter Adele was in Denver this last week and performed at the Pepsi Center. Adele came out on stage for her encore performance of her hit single “Rolling in the Deep,” wearing a Denver Broncos beanie. The crowd loved it and news spread fairly quickly on Twitter and Instagram. You can see the video of her sporting the Broncos beanie during her Denver performance here.
Von Miller Signs Record 6-Year Contract with Denver Broncos
The wait paid off — Von Miller is now the highest paid defensive player in NFL history, securing a $114.5 million contract with the Denver Broncos. Miller’s contract includes $23 million in upfront cash and $70 million in guarantees. See the breakdown of Von Miller’s NFL contract here.