Author Archives: Micali DePinto

  • Five Ways to Make This Mother’s Day Special

    There are people that come in to our lives and change our world forever. That have made a positive impact we could never hope to repay. For most of us, one of those such people is the woman who brought us into the world. Our mother. Mother’s Day is less than a week away, and while one day a year

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  • Broncos 2017 Draft Pick Garett Bolles Brings New Hope for...

    Some dreams came true and some were undoubtedly crushed as the 2017 NFL Draft kicked off Thursday evening. We know some Broncos fans were pulling for Colorado native and Stanford standout running back, Christian McCaffrey, to be hoisting the orange and blue No. 1 jersey -- but he was taken by Carolina 12 picks before the Broncos were up. However,

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  • Eight Colorado Players Have Make-or-Break Weekend at the...

    Becoming an NFL player is one of those dreams little kids have right alongside “astronaut” and “ballerina.” Except making it to the NFL is even harder than being sent out into space. Of the roughly 1,085,272 athletes who play high school football across the nation, 6 percent make it to the collegiate level. Of those who play in college, 1.7

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  • Spend this Valentine’s Day with a...

    Valentine’s Day is perhaps the most love-to-hate holiday of all time. For the last month, you have been accosted by pink fluffy bears and heart-shaped chocolate on your weekly grocery-store trip. V-Day is still a week away, and you're already sick of it. Maybe that’s because you and your partner find it contrived -- but more likely it’s because you

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  • Boulder’s 35th Polar Plunge a Frosty Success

    If your friend dared you to jump into an ice cold body of water in the dead of winter, would you do it? This past weekend, 240 people did exactly that. Saturday, the Boulder Reservoir was swimming with 31 different teams, all hoping to raise money for the American Cancer Society. In addition to the $25 per participant ($10 for

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  • Six Different Ways to Make Your New Year’s Eve...

    Is time moving faster or is it just me? Either way, 2017 is knocking on the door and the year of Brexit, the Olympics, Zika virus, Pokemon Go, exploding smart phones and clowns on the loose is coming to a close. Now comes the question of commemorating one of the strangest and eventful years in recent history. If you’re hanging

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  • Boulder’s Western Disposal Reaches $1M Charity...

    They say good things come to those who wait, and Boulder’s own Western Disposal has waited nine years to make an immense impact on the lives of over 100,000 children in need. Nine years ago, the well-known Boulder-based trash, recycling and composting services company partnered with collaborative nonprofit Crayons to Calculators. Every year, Crayons to Calculators hosts a school-supply drive,

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