News and Reviews
  • 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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  • Delivering Hope to Refugee Children

    A Boulder mother helps establish Operation Refugee Child, an organization dedicated to providing supplies, toys -- and hope -- to refugee children living in squalid refugee camps in Greece and Turkey. Boulder Source: How was Operation Refugee Child established and how did you become involved in the organization? Anna Segur: After seeing a photo of a Syrian refugee toddler who

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  • A Running Start: Race Day Child Care Made Easy

    A Boulder mom and budding entrepreneur makes it possible for parents to enjoy running races and triathlons by providing on-site child care at races for the first time. When runners and triathletes have kids, how can they keep up with racing when it’s difficult to juggle child care? Now parents can bring their children along with them and drop them

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  • Family-Friendly Boulder-Area Tours (that are FREE too!)

    Looking for something a bit different to do with your family during the week or on the weekend? Check out these free local tours compiled by Boulder Families, a wonderful local blog filled with activities for kids and families written by a Boulder mom. Celestial Seasonings Tour: Learn how tea is harvested, blended, packaged and makes its way to market. This

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  • Flashback to the ’80s at Peak to Peak Charter School...

    Don those retro shoulder pads, jelly shoes, and leg warmers! Peak to Peak Charter School invites you to an evening of celebration and fundraising in '80s style! Located in Lafayette, Peak to Peak Charter School offers a unique opportunity that other public schools do not. Peak to Peak differentiates itself not only by the fact that it is a K-12

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