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5 Boulder Musicians You Should Know

April 23rd, 2024

Josephine Antoine This fair Boulderite was beloved for her incredible rise to fame as a Metropolitan Opera star. After completing her education in Boulder, Antoine went on to earn a Master’s at the Julliard School of Music in NYC. Before her first national appearance, she received a telegram from the mayor of Boulder reading: “Every citizen sends you love and good wishes for your performance tomorrow.” She was a success, and sang the lead in 14 Metropolitan Opera productions. Her singing was featured on national radio stations, and she returned to Boulder to perform at the Colorado... Read More

Faces of Boulder – Pic of the Day!

April 15th, 2024

The Pearl Street Mall in Boulder, Colorado, is not just a shopping destination but a vibrant hub of street performance and cultural festivity. This pedestrian-only thoroughfare buzzes with an eclectic mix of local shops, eateries, and some of the most talented street performers in the country. The atmosphere here is uniquely electric, as the air fills with music, laughter, and the awe of onlookers. As you stroll along the brick-paved mall, it’s common to encounter a diverse array of entertainers. From musicians strumming guitars to magicians weaving illusions right before your eyes, the talent... Read More

The Bolder Boulder Experience: A Melting Pot of Speed and Spirit

April 15th, 2024

  Every Memorial Day, the city of Boulder, Colorado comes alive with the spirit of unity, diversity, and athleticism as thousands of participants and spectators gather for the renowned Bolder Boulder road race. This iconic event has become a symbol of the city’s vibrant community, embracing people of all ages, backgrounds, and abilities. The Bolder Boulder isn’t just a race; it’s a celebration of inclusivity, camaraderie, and the sheer joy of running. About the Bolder Boulder Since its inception in 1979, the Bolder Boulder has grown to become one of the best running races... Read More

Faces of Boulder – Boulder Creek Tubing Edition

April 13th, 2024

Tubing in Boulder, Colorado, offers a quintessential slice of outdoor adventure that is as exhilarating as it is emblematic of the city’s vibrant natural scenery and active lifestyle. Whether you’re floating down the gentle currents of Boulder Creek or seeking the thrill of more robust river rapids, tubing in this city is a must-do experience for anyone visiting the area. One of the most compelling reasons to go tubing in Boulder is the unique blend of urban and natural landscapes you experience. As you float down the waterways, you’re treated to views of lush greenery, the dramatic... Read More

Faces of Boulder: Boulder Creek Picnic Edition

April 10th, 2024

In the latest Faces of Boulder: Boulder Creek Edition, we spotlight a remarkable woman and her two beautiful dogs, embodying the spirit of Boulder as they revel by the creek. This edition celebrates the vibrant community of Boulderites and their furry companions who find solace and joy along the banks of Boulder Creek, especially during the spring runoff from the glaciers nestled in the Rocky Mountains above. This natural phenomenon transforms the area into a paradise for dogs and their owners, offering refreshing escapes and bonding moments in one of America’s most picturesque settings.... Read More

Boulder Power Outage: A Weekend of Darkness and Resilience

April 7th, 2024
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Boulder, Colorado, known for its breathtaking natural beauty and vibrant community, is no stranger to power outages. Whether it’s due to extreme weather or maintenance issues, Boulder residents often find themselves navigating through unexpected periods of darkness. These power outages, while disruptive, also provide an opportunity for the community to come together and adapt to temporary changes in their routines. Preparing for the Unexpected When living in Boulder, it’s essential to be prepared for the possibility of a power outage, especially during the winter months when snowstorms... Read More

Boulder Breakfast History: Exploring the City’s Best Historic Spots

April 4th, 2024

When it comes to experiencing the rich tapestry of Boulder, Colorado, there’s no better way to start the day than by exploring its historic breakfast places. Boulder’s history is steeped in charm, and its breakfast spots are no exception. From quaint cafes to iconic diners, the city offers a delightful array of historic breakfast places that not only serve up delectable dishes but also provide a peek into the city’s past. A Taste of Nostalgia at The Buff Restaurant Nestled in the heart of Boulder, The Buff Restaurant has been a beloved breakfast spot since 1995. Stepping into... Read More

Give Yourself the Gift of Happiness

April 3rd, 2024
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Dopamine, serotonin, oxytocin, and endorphins are neurotransmitters that regulate our happiness.  A neurotransmitter is a messenger of neurologic information from one cell to another.  Being in a positive mental state has significant impact on our motivation, productivity, and wellbeing. Did you know you can intentionally cause neurotransmitters to flow? Let’s take a look at each one and how you can activate them to make yourself happy. Dopamine motivates us to take action toward goals, desires, and needs, and gives a surge of reinforcing pleasure when achieving them. Procrastination, self-doubt,... Read More

Boulder Creek Springs to Life: Students Celebrate Spring Break with a Unique Hot Tubbing Experience

March 29th, 2024

Faces of Boulder: Moonlit Glacier Water Celebration In the latest Faces of Boulder edition, the community’s spirit shines brightly under a full moon, embracing the spring season with a beloved hot tubbing event along Boulder Creek. This gathering highlights the exceptional clarity and chill of the glacial runoff waters from the Rockies, offering a unique, natural spa experience. With the backdrop of the mountains and the sound of rushing water, students and locals alike shared in the joy and unity that only such a pristine setting can foster. This spring celebration, illuminated by moonlight... Read More

Boulder Blooms: Celebrating Spring with Boulder’s Favorite Events

March 28th, 2024

As the snow melts and the flowers begin to bloom, Boulder, Colorado comes alive with an array of exciting events to celebrate the arrival of spring. From outdoor festivals to cultural gatherings, there’s something for everyone to enjoy in this vibrant city. Let’s explore some of the most anticipated spring events in Boulder, Colorado that are sure to add a splash of color to your season. Boulder Creek Festival One of the most beloved spring events in Boulder is the Boulder Creek Festival, which takes place along the beautiful Boulder Creek. This lively festival features live music,... Read More