News and Reviews
  • Dreamer Scholars Celebrated at 20th Annual Dream-Maker...

    The "I Have A Dream" Foundation of Boulder County will be hosting its 20th Annual Dream-Maker Luncheon at the Ascent Community Church in Louisville (the former Sam's Club) on October 5, 2017. This luncheon is the largest annual fundraiser in Boulder County, and brings nearly 1,000 individuals to hear about "I Have A Dream's" program and support the hardworking youth it serves. "I Have A Dream" supports low-income youth in the county

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  • The Gift of Failure – Parents Learning to Let Go So...

    What's the best way to motivate students to own their education, learn deeply and durably, and develop resilience? Hint: it's not by overparenting. Research has shown that the key to all these things is self-motivation. On September 13 at Boulder Country Day School, author and speaker Jessica Lahey who wrote the New York Times best-selling book, The Gift of Failure,

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  • Eat Dessert First on July 27 to Benefit Children’s...

    On Thursday, July 27 the Boulder DQ Grill & Chill® location is encouraging the local community to Eat Dessert First for one day only to benefit Children’s Hospital Colorado. For every Blizzard® Treat sold during the 12th Annual DQ® Miracle Treat Day on Thursday, July 27 at the DQ Grill & Chill® restaurant at 3265 N. 28th Street in Boulder,

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  • The Car Seat Guru

    40 years ago, a parent’s arm was a safety restraint for a child in the car. Now we know better, but poorly installed children’s car seats are still a problem. In 2017, over 90% of car seats were installed or used incorrectly, or in an unsafe way. One man is changing this. And fortuitously for us, he’s right here in

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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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  • 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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  • Father’s Day Fun In & Around Boulder

    Dad’s Day is unlike any other day of the year and this Sunday promises to be a gorgeous day to celebrate. Says one Boulder dad, “It’s a time when the kids take charge and treat their Dad to things he enjoys. Gifts aren’t even necessary, it's about family time where Dad gets to relax and have fun.” So here are

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