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A local meetup for uncomfortable conversations - Hi neighborinos! I started a meetup group based on my experience living here for the past 4 years, it's called Boulder Uncomfortable
The Spanish Peaks in Southern Colorado are a piece of the geological puzzle of why the High Plains are so high - Geographically the two distinctive summits on the horizon west of Walsenburg are part of the Rocky Mountains. But geologically, they’re
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GOP’s Marjorie Taylor Greene delivers fresh threats of ousting Speaker Johnson in scathing rebuke - By LISA MASCARO (AP Congressional Correspondent) WASHINGTON (AP) — Hard-right Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene is escalating her criticism of House Speaker Mike Johnson, blistering his leadership in a lengthy letter to colleagues and renewing threats of a snap
Top military leaders face Congress over Pentagon budget and questions on Israel and Ukraine support - Defense Secretary Lloyd Austin and Joint Chiefs Chairman Gen. CQ Brown Jr. are urging Capitol Hill to support the Pentagon’s $850 billion budget for 2025 as questions remain as to whether lawmakers will support current spending needs for Israel or Ukraine.
Several thousand still without power Tuesday as Xcel works to restore service - It isn’t clear if the remaining outages were caused by wind damage or were part of Xcel's proactive
CU Boulder to host Conference for Undergraduate Women and Gender Minorities in Physics - Building on efforts to promote diversity, equity, and inclusion in physics, CU Boulder’s Department of Physics and JILA will host a conference in January 2025 that will bring approximately 150 students from the Midwest to Boulder. Announcements
Five metro Denver schools remain closed due to power outages following windstorm - Several school districts have already announced closures or delays for Tuesday, April 8 due to Xcel Energy power outages. School closures and government office closures will be updated throughout the
New EPA rule says 200 US chemical plants must reduce toxic emissions that are likely to cause cancer - More than 200 chemical plants nationwide must reduce toxic emissions likely to cause cancer under a new Environmental Protection Agency rule. Officials say the rule issued Tuesday advances President Joe Biden’s commitment to environmental justice with
Amanda Knox faces a new slander trial in Italy that could remove the last legal stain against her - Amanda Knox faces another trial for slander this week in Italy in a case that could remove the last allegation against her eight years after Italy’s highest court threw out her conviction for the murder of her 21-year-old British roommate. The case involves
Family that used to farm Buc-ee’s land has a message about the effects of development - Beaver nuggets may be a boon to Colorado's economy, but they come at a cost to Colorado
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Vietnamese restaurant from the daughters of New Saigon owners now open - An Nguyen mentored under her mother in the kitchen of their family restaurant, New Saigon, for roughly 15
The Book Club: “The House on Mango Street” and more short reviews from readers - Kristin Hannah is an enormously successful writer of compulsively readable historic
The Book Club: “The Women” and more short reviews from readers - Kristin Hannah is an enormously successful writer of compulsively readable historic
Should more Denver city workers be allowed to unionize? Voters could decide question this fall. - Denver voters this fall may be asked to decide whether a wide swath of municipal employees should have the right to unionize and negotiate labor contracts with the
Boulder weather today: Sunny skies with a high of 61 - Boulder should see clear skies with highs in the 60s today, according to the National Weather Service. Today’s forecast calls for sunny skies with a high near 61 and a low around 38. Wednesday’s forecast calls for mostly sunny skies with a high of 60 and
Broncos draft preview: Running back is a sneaky need for Sean Payton’s team - The Broncos have their three running backs returning for 2024 but questions loom in the not-too-distant future. Could Sean Payton and company find an answer they like in the 2024 NFL
Should most Denver City and County employees have collective bargaining rights? Voters may get to decide. - A proposed change to the city’s charter would give city employees collective bargaining rights. It just has to get on the
Denver approves blanket ADU rezoning in Hale neighborhood - It's the latest area to get approval for small additional homes to be built in single-family
Art show is a bright spot for a Denver sexual violence prevention nonprofit facing major potential budget cuts - The Victims of Crime Act (VOCA) Fund accounts for at least 60% of The Blue Bench. And there are big cuts
Ask Amy: Mother frets about daughter’s alcoholism - Advice columnist Amy Dickinson answers her readers' questions in this April 9, 2024 edition of Ask
No-strings-attached cash assistance program in Denver extended - After rounding up enough funding for a six-month extension, staff at the Denver Basic Income Project continue to help participants find stability, including permanent housing and secure jobs.  The organization is providing another round of
Trumpet, flute and cello, oh my! These Denver preschoolers heard classical music for the first time - Inside the Orchestra visits classrooms to bring music and instruments to children who might not have had access to
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Free the panels! - Just a reminder that Xcel routinely drags its feet on renewables and insists on keeping customers licking its feet to gain any benefits from their privately-owned solar installations.
Daily horoscope for April 9, 2024 - Get your daily horoscope for April 9, 2024 from astrologer Georgia
Accessibility and visiting Boulder? - What advice or tips would you give to someone with a physical disability who is visiting Boulder? Are there specific restaurants, sights, or experiences that are particularly accessible (or not) that you'd advise someone to
Rockies rally to beat Arizona, 7-5, behind improvement from Kyle Freeland and strong bullpen - After Arizona started Colorado's season with a historic 16-1 trouncing at Chase Field, the Rockies paid the snakes back with a comeback victory on Monday at Coors
Solar Eclipse 2024 - View through eclipse glasses and an iPhone from our little part of the planet. submitted by /u/Onimonipeon [link] [comments]
UConn concludes a dominant run to its 2nd straight NCAA title, beating Zach Edey and Purdue 75-60 - UConn delivered the latest of its suffocating basketball beatdowns, smothering Purdue for a 75-60 victory to become the first team since 2007 to capture back-to-back national championships. Tristen Newton scored 20 points for the Huskies, who won their 12th
How do I make friends as an adult if I hate hiking - Hi. I'm 26F and I'm moving to Boulder from Hawaii, very sad about it :( But I'm trying to be optimistic about it and not let it be the end of the world. So I'm trying to make a conscious effort to make real friends but I
2024 Colorado Pint Day Is Here -     For some, Christmas is the day to look forward to all year. For others, it’s their birthday.   But for craft beer lovers, the most wonderful day of the year is almost upon us: Colorado Pint Day.   On Wednesday, the Colorado
Wildlife officials confirm a second Colorado livestock wolf kill, this time in Jackson County - A wolf killed a calf over the weekend in Jackson County, the second time in less than a week that the death of livestock in Colorado has been attributed to a wolf, wildlife officials confirmed
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Restored Craigmont High School planetarium enriches solar eclipse for Memphis students - Sign up for Chalkbeat Tennessee’s free daily newsletter to keep up with Memphis-Shelby County Schools and statewide education policy.At 12:39 p.m., as the moon took its first bite of the sun, a group of Craigmont High School students looked up at the
Xcel Energy’s unprecedented step to cut power during high winds gets blowback - Xcel Energy-Colorado's took the unprecedented step of cutting power to some parts of the Front Range over the weekend to reduce the risk of wildfires as wild winds walloped the area, but the decision has stirred up a storm of
Carpool from airport ~10pm 4/8? - Hi! My flight will get in around 9:45 pm and I’m wondering if anyone else is in the same boat (maybe from eclipse fest?) that would be interested in carpooling back to Boulder together. I’m currently planning on taking the ab1 but the time frames mean
Trump says abortion policy should be left to the states, backing away from national ban - WASHINGTON — Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump announced a shift in his views on abortion laws Monday, releasing a video advocating for state legislatures to make those decisions, not Congress — and was immediately met with strong