“Law enforcement is investigating a shooting along Welton Street in Five Points Thursday night, according to the Denver Police Department. The victim is in serious condition, DPD said. Police have not released what led up to the shooting, when the shooting happened or if there is any suspect information. The shooting happened in the … [Read more…]
“Police are investigating a shooting in the Five Points neighborhood Thursday evening. Details about the shooting were scarce as investigators combed the area near the intersection of Welton and 24th Streets, right behind Lawson Park in Five Points.” read the entire article Contreras, Oscar. Channel 7 News 18 October 2018.
“A community came together Saturday to help the homless and let them know they’re not alone. Muslim Family Services hosted the Day of Dignity event at Sonny Lawson Park on Welton Street. One hundred volunteers provided everything from hair cuts to health screenings and laundry services to coats and school kits for 500 people … [Read more…]
“Sonny Lawson Park, next to the Blair-Caldwell African American Research Library, with an infamous reputation for homeless people, drugs and crime. Denver native Jasmine Elizabeth doesn’t see it that way. This Five Points park is a part of her stomping grounds and after having spent 12 years out of Colorado, she returned in October … [Read more…]
Curtis Park Neighbors – Newsletter March 2016 PDF Newsletter archive can be found on the Curtis Park Neighbors website. content highlights: Catholic Workers Fire Sonny Lawson Park Rotary Club Fundraiser Dog Park at Sonny Lawson Street Sweeping D-Line Apartments Zoning and Design Review for Arapahoe Square Gilpin Groundworks Subscribe to the … [Read more…]
“The Denver City Council gave initial approval Monday night to pay $400,000 to bus homeless people from overcrowded downtown shelters each night to a centralized shelter on the outskirts of the city. It’s a controversial proposal. 7NEWS’ Mark Boyle reports that the goal is to reduce crowding at downtown shelters like the St. Francis … [Read more…]
Five Points Business District – Newsletter July 2015 PDF Newsletter archive can be found on the Five Points Business Development website. content highlights: Sonny Lawson Park More information about Five Points Business Development special interest group can be found on their website http://www.fivepointsbiz.org source: FPBD email 1 July 2015
Five Points Business District – Newsletter June 2015 PDF Newsletter archive can be found on the Five Points Business Development website. content highlights: Central Rail Extension Juneteenth Free Community Legal Clinic Business Ownership Classes Sonny Lawson Park Schedule More information about Five Points Business Development special interest group can be found on their website http://www.fivepointsbiz.org … [Read more…]