Colorado Politics magazine now includes a multi-page “Focus on Denver” section covering Denver politics and policy. As part of our expanded coverage, veteran Denver editor Neil Westergaard is contributing a regular column on the city. And reporter John C. Ensslin now covers Denver politics, government and civic affairs. In addition to our new Denver section at ColoradoPolitics.com/Denver, you get Denver news in our e-newsletters twice each weekday.

Colorado Politics magazine now includes a multi-page “Focus on Denver” section covering Denver politics and policy. As part of our expanded coverage, veteran Denver editor Neil Westergaard is contributing a regular column on the city. And reporter John C. Ensslin now covers Denver politics, government and civic affairs. In addition to our new Denver section at ColoradoPolitics.com/Denver, you get Denver news in our e-newsletters twice each weekday.

A Denver father who has been active in raising money for his children’s elementary school, and who supported teachers during a recent three-day strike, is the first candidate to enter the race for a wide-open school board seat representing southeast Denver.

Denver police are investigating an incident in which someone used gasoline on Monday night to burn an anti-Semitic symbol on asphalt near the playground at Ellis Elementary School in the southeast part of the city, according to the school district.