The Arapahoe Pinnacle

Coffee with a Mission is a Mission of the Heart

Molly, Dirt Coffee Bar employee, creates one of Dirt's specialty hand crafted coffees. While a customer sits  at a table.

Donna DeBacco, Reporter

September 28, 2020

Since 2010, Lauren Burgess, Founder and CEO of Dirt Coffee Bar, has worked with individuals with autism at her for-profit company, Garden, Inc. She later realized 90% of autistic people were...

Back left to right: Paloma, Mezcal Old Fashioned, Tequila Sunrise


Front left to right: Mezcal Mule, Margarita

Preparing for Cinco de Mayo at Home

April 28, 2020

It really is a hard time in the world. Restaurants will be closed in Colorado until at least mid-May, which means finding a great Margarita for  Cinco...

Dog in 'doggles' sits in the shade under the Breckenridge Brewery tent next to a can of their iconic vanilla porter malt on Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019 in Castle Rock, Colo. outlet stores. The Barks & Brews event gave locals an opportunity to shop, listen to live music and sip back a cold one with their furry friends.

PHOTOS: Nothing but Smiles and Wagging Tails at Barks & Brews in Castle Rock

October 15, 2019

On Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019, the Castle Rock Outlet Mall held their third annual Barks and Brews event. Giving locals an opportunity to shop, listen to live...

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Mystery Of The Missing Sushi

October 10, 2019

If you frequent Arapahoe Community College’s Espresso Yourself Café, you’ve probably noticed the lack of a certain Japanese delicacy. To the dism...

Fighting Denver Food Deserts at Buen Provecho!

A spread of community grown delicacies at ReVision's Buen Provecho dinner in WestWood, Colo. on Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019.

Juana Rocha, Reporter

October 5, 2019

On Saturday, Sept. 21, 2019,  ReVision hosted it's second annual Buen Provecho. The purpose of the evening was to share a delicious meal and learn more ...

Bartender Christian Montiel, 26, shows off his shot pouring skills at The Brutal Poodle in Englewood, Colo., on Sunday, Sept. 8, 2019.

Great Places To Grab A Beer Near Campus

September 17, 2019

Jackass Hill Brewery Founded by a group of childhood friends and Littleton natives, Jackass Hill Brewery is walking distance from Campus, right off of Ma...

Lucha Cantina: A Restaurant With A Mission

Lucha Cantina's Littleton storefront.

Jason Truitt, Editor

February 20, 2019

From Jan. 11-25, Littleton and Georgetown Lucha Cantina restaurant co-owners Chuck Holcomb and Chris Verikas decided to put out a helping hand to their...

Valentine’s Day at ACC

Valentine’s Day at ACC

February 10, 2019

It comes every year, a time that many men fear: Valentine's day! A day meant to celebrate love with the ones you hold dear. Valentine’s day should not...

A Dessert Wonderland

A gingerbread cookie house on display at Born2Bake bakery cafe

Dylan Boxer, Editor

January 23, 2019

Winter is in full swing, and the one place that you might go to hold a hot cup between your cold hands is jam packed with folks. With a new year peeki...

Cafe Brazil, Sept. 19, 2018 (AP photo/ Jason Truitt)

Restaurant Review: Cafe Brazil, An American Perspective

November 14, 2018

"We like to keep things simple and casual here," says Tony, chef and owner of restaurant Cafe Brazil. "We create dishes highlighting the flavors from northern...

Cafe Brazil's building and entrance. Sept. 19, 2018 (AP Photo/ via Jason Truitt)

Restaurant Review: Cafe Brazil, A Brazilian Perspective

September 23, 2018

Cafe Brazil's website states “At Cafe Brazil we offer you an adventure in South American cuisine. Highlighting many specialties and creations from both...

Review: The Yard House

Review: The Yard House

May 6, 2018

I had a lovely dinner planned for Friday with my wife. We had reservations at Union American Bistro. However, I got off work late, and we totally missed...