Author Archives: Micali DePinto

  • Colorado Rockies Bring Baseball Back to (R)October

    For the first time in nearly a decade, baseball will be played by Colorado in the month of October. The Colorado Rockies clinched a one-game playoff berth, thanks to a loss from the Milwaukee Brewers, and will be playing the Arizona Diamondbacks. There hasn’t been a "Rocktober" since 2009, when Colorado clinched the wild card, and played a best of

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  • Honest Talk About Choice: A podcast for sharing love, loss...

    Her first words to me were, “Can I help you?” I responded, “I am Zach Trimble. You may know me as Patrick Spies…I may be your son.” If that sounds like something you would only hear on your favorite television drama, you might be right. But for Karen Spies, this was real life. At age 17, Spies found herself in

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  • 2017 NFL Kickoff: Draft your fantasy team now

    The 2017 NFL kickoff is here, and if you are like me, this is excitement second only to Christmas. First, because Fall is one of the greatest, most beautiful, crisp comfortable and brief times of year, filled with pumpkins and Friday night lights, and the crunch of leaves underfoot. In short, it is amazing, but before we know it, the

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  • Sacred Rides Boulder: taking mountain biking to a whole new...

    The great outdoors. Here in Colorado, we have some of the most gorgeous scenery nature has to offer right on our doorstep. You can hike it, bike it, raft it or ski it, but sometimes, the tedious task of planning the trip is what gets in the way. Which trail to take? How much food and water to bring? Will

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  • Rockies Promising Season Takes a Big Hit

    A couple of weeks ago, a story about the Rockies would have been awesome. Full of high-fives and purple pride and hopes of a visit to Rocktober. They were on a seven game win streak and then two more six game win streaks in June. They had gone 3-1 against the reigning World Champion Chicago Cubs, swept division rival San

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  • 15th Annual Whittier Garden Tour is Here and Better Than...

    It's that special time again! Whittier International Elementary School is proud to host the 15th annual Whittier-Mapleton Garden Tour. Located in the historic and beautiful Mapleton Hill neighborhood of downtown Boulder, the Garden Tour is a tradition you won’t want to miss. Boasting 140 year-old trees, roses of every hue, exotic plants, terraced landscapes, and stunning architecture across eight different

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  • 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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