Day: July 18, 2021

  • Ritzy restaurants feast on federal funds as mom-and-pops struggle

    Fat-cat food-industry heavyweights — and alleged felons — have feasted on millions from the Biden administration’s $26.8 billion Restaurant Revitalization Fund, while cash-starved mom-and-pop operators battle for crumbs at the bailout banquet, according to data released by the U.S. Small Business Administration. More than 70 percent of restaurant applicants nationally were denied any funding. But here in New […]

  • Noodles at Denver Chinese Food Restaurant Blue Ocean/Little Chengdu in DTC

    ^ I Support Local Community Journalism Support the independent voice of Denver and help keep the future of Westword free. Denver’s dining scene is making a big post-pandemic comeback, and we’re hungering to get back out. With so many new ventures and old favorites to visit after more than a year of restaurant shutdowns and […]