Top posts this week: The city defends itself, Colorado delegates walk out and more

What a week it’s been. Here are the stories you and your Tinder date read most. Catch up on what you missed so you can impress them tonight.

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What a week it’s been. Here are the stories you and your Tinder dates read most. Catch up on what you missed so you can impress them tonight.

Denver officials want to respond to that Guardian article
Nathan Stickel sits on his porch in Globeville with a sign planted in his yard reading "My community is not for sale." (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

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Nathan Stickel sits on his porch in Globeville with a sign planted in his yard reading "My community is not for sale." (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

“The intent is to ensure that all Denver residents live in a neighborhood that they are proud of and that supports them.”


Reports: The Colorado delegation walked out of the Republican National Convention in protest
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Donald Trump at the Western Conservative Conference 2016. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

The Republican National Convention in Cleveland got off to a wild, Colorado-flavored start.


WATCH: Super-expensive car’s windshield smashed after run-in with a skateboarder at Little Man Ice Cream in Denver

It’s not completely clear what happened here, but it involves 1.) a very expensive McLaren, 2.) a skateboarder and 3.) a little bit of foul language.


Six major projects that will change north Denver
Dawn in Elyria-Swansea. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

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Dawn in Elyria-Swansea. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

The city has a lot planned for these long-neglected Globeville, Elyria and Swansea neighborhoods. Residents wonder what the future will bring.


Scenes from the “See Me” rally in Civic Center Park
Colorado State Rep Rhonda Fields stands among speakers from various bar associations who have gathered to speak peace at the "See Me" rally at Civic Center Park. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

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Colorado State Rep Rhonda Fields stands among speakers from various bar associations who have gathered to speak peace at the "See Me" rally at Civic Center Park. (Kevin J. Beaty/Denverite)

“Our message is we want everyone to see everyone as an individual, beyond racial, gender or economic status, and see the police officers beyond the same, in their uniform.”