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Opinion: Let’s celebrate those running toward suffering in our coronavirus world

I tend to be drawn by those who turn, often running, toward those who are suffering.   There is something that touches us deeply when we see it, and we feel their strength when we witness their courage. I think of groups like Team Rubicon, military veterans mobilizing to help communities throughout Colorado and worldwide recover […]

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Opinion: I’m the owner of seven Denver restaurants. Coronavirus just forced me to lay off 200 people.

I’ve been in the restaurant business for over 30 years, and 12 of those have been here in Colorado, a place I am proud to call home.  I have built a mini restaurant group with seven locations (12@Madison, Osaka Ramen, Sushi-Rama, and The Empire Lounge & Restaurant) with close to 200 family members by my […]