Shelter staff and volunteers at Urban Peak try to recreate those familiar holiday sensations, but joy isn't always straightforward here.
The two new shelters will collectively have room for several hundred people. They'll serve as a replacement for a current "overflow" shelter further east.
How a Salvation Army homeless shelter became a potential deathtrap in Denver’s trendiest neighborhood
Denver fire officials say the shelter was so overcrowded and ill-maintained that it was primed for catastrophe: “There would have been major loss of life."
Timothy Lovelace is accused of murdering Gordon Everts, 45, at the New Genesis shelter on May 11.
Denver gives Salvation Army deadline to improve fire safety, sanitation at Crossroads homeless shelter
The nonprofit estimates that it could cost $300,000 to replace temporary bathrooms, establish proper escape routes and install new fire sprinklers.
With a little bit of instruction and some help from local mentors, 14 children took digital cameras out into Denver to document what they hoped to achieve. Here's what they saw.
Firefighters are responding to a tired horse who fell and sunk into muddy water within Cherry Creek State Park.