More than 60,000 people at expected at the Great American Beer Festival, which takes place Oct. 3-5 at the Colorado Convention Center in Denver. (Kate Blackman, Special to The Colorado Sun)

Known for its whimsy, the craft beer world is newly focused on the basics: making good beer

In a more competitive beer market, quality is becoming the differentiator for consumers and a point of emphasis for the industry

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Most money spent in the child welfare system comes after kids are in foster care. What if that’s backwards?

A multi-county, privately funded project aims to flip the system to prevent kids from needing services in the first place.

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“You would think it’s the opposite”: The average age of fatal avalanche victims is on the rise

The "terror management" theory suggests some older people take more risks as they confront mortality