December 2017 Around Town

Haven, a locally owned, curated lifestyle boutique is expanding and moving to 1640 Pearl Street mid-November.  Just in time for holiday shopping, Haven will open its doors with a freshly curated selection of vintage, home goods, clothing, and unique gift items.

November 2017 Around Town

Land Rover Flatirons, Colorado’s premier Land Rover dealership, announced plans today to break ground on a new dealership in Broomfield. The new dealership, which will add a Jaguar franchise, will open to the public as Jaguar Land Rover Flatirons.

October 2017 Around Town

Fall is a time of harvest bounty for many, and yet too many children in Boulder, Denver and across the nation continue to go to bed hungry each night. National hunger relief and youth empowerment organization Conscious Alliance will team up with Blackbelly to host the 4th Annual Art That Feeds Harvest Celebration at eTown Hall on October 5th to…

September 2017 Around Town

Dr. Jennifer Johnson joined the Foundation Health team in early August. As a Foundation Health physician, she aims to provide a customized care experience and coordinated wellness approach to help inspire you to pursue optimal health.

August 2017 Around Town

Recently released, Yonder Mountain String Band releases their first new studio album in two years, LOVE. AIN'T LOVE, is undeniably the Colorado-based progressive bluegrass outfit’s most surprising, creative, and yes, energetic studio excursion to date. Songs like “Chasing My Tail” and “Alison” are rooted in tradition but as current as tomorrow, animated by electrifying performance, vivid production, and the modernist…

July 2017 Around Town

A Taste of Colorado is a four-day, free admission festival produced by the Downtown Denver Partnership. The event takes place over Labor Day Weekend in Downtown Denver’s Civic Center Park. More than 500,000 visitors will celebrate Labor Day Weekend at the region’s largest free music festival while enjoying cuisine from over 50 restaurants and food establishments, diverse musical acts performing…

June 2017 Around Town

The third installation of the Zee Jaipur Literature Festival (JLF) in Boulder will bring more than 70 authors from around the world to discuss today’s hot topics while engaging the community in essential dialogue and debate. In these critical times, the penetrating, intercultural discourse at this festival of ideas has never been more crucial or timely.

May 2017 Around Town

Boulderite actress and filmmaker Allison Volk, 30, won the award for Best Lead Actress in a Feature Film at the Utah Film Awards over the weekend. Volk’s performance in the film Innocent Sleep, a modern-day adaptation of Shakespeare’s Macbeth, which was shot in Niwot, Colorado, won her the top prize.

April 2017 Around Town

For a state that has everything to offer, it’s amazing that we still hear those two dreaded words from our kids, “I’m bored!” Well, guess what? We’ve got a remedy for that this summer. Community Sailing of Colorado offers an incredible series of summer camps for kids ages 5-17 in Boulder and Denver. Learn to Sail, Intermediate, Advanced, and even…

March 2017 Around Town

At Boulder Country Day School, students enrolled in the Ocean Conservation Exploratory class have started petitions to serve causes that their learning has led them to be passionate about. BCD science teacher, Dr. Carl Hager, a Professor of Oceanography and Marine Mammal Acoustician at the US Naval Academy from 2006 to 2014, now shares his passion for the aquatic sciences…

February 2017 Around Town

Presenting Pangea's new Canadian Pine and White Sage Candle for your home! Most candles are made of cheap, unsustainable GMO oils that are either destroying the environment or…destroying the environment; and most candles are scented with synthetic fragrances or “natural fragrances” which are just synthetic fragrances who changed their name in college. If you know Pangea, you know that we…

January 2017 Around Town

A distinguished member of Preferred Hotels and Resorts LVX Collection, a AAA Four-Diamond Property and a Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star Hotel, St. Julien Hotel & Spa recently completed a property-wide refresh. The hotel, a Boulder staple, continues to offer guests its combination of world-class accommodations and service, melded with Boulder’s relaxed yet sophisticated style of hospitality.

December 2016 Around Town

Third grade students at Boulder Country Day School are stepping forward as champions of positive school climate by running a school-wide election with respect and enthusiasm. The candidates are two guinea pigs. Before you dismiss this exercise as silly, think of how much students can learn. From creating posters, t-shirts, promotional videos, voter registration booths, polling centers, and all kinds…

November 2016 Around Town

Alpine Modern Café is now open for dinner and serving a curated selection of wines and beers. The café, located at 9th and College, has become one of Boulder’s favorite breakfast and lunch spots since it opened last year. With the addition of its evening service, they hope to continue their mission to elevate the neighborhood café. AlpineModern.com

October 2016 Around Town

Post Chicken & Beer will open at 2200 South Broadway in October 2016. A close cousin of The Post Brewing Company in Lafayette, the restaurant will be the second Post Chicken & Beer; the first is located at 1258 S. Hover Rd. in Longmont and opened in January 2016 under the name GoodBird Kitchen.

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Don’t miss the premiere of the 12th annual Adventure Film Festival at the Boulder Theater. Presented by Fjällräven and Intrepid Travel, Boulder’s own homegrown celebration will showcase the year’s most insightful and groundbreaking independent films from outdoor exploration to environmental heroism. Raw, gritty, committed — experience the earnest devotion to the pursuit of truth, on the edge of the believable,…

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Two iconic Boulder institutions are joining forces to combine two of Boulder’s greatest loves — craft beer and live music. Avery Brewing Company, a family-owned Boulder craft brewery, is the proud new partner of eTown, a nonprofit company producing musical, social and environmental radio programming to uplift and inspire listeners around the world.

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Art + Soul is proud to present the first solo show by Boulder artist, Bill Snider. A Fine Arts Graduate of CU with a major in kinetic sculpture, then a then a filmmaker for 30 years, Bill describes his current work as “falling somewhere between painting and sculpture.”

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An extremely talented student, Xan chose to design a multi-panel mural for the Boulder Shelter for the Homeless for her 8th grade Capstone project. This truly exceptional piece took 170 hours and three months to design and was done all with paints she obtained from hazardous waste recycling. She mixed all the colors herself. The mural is strategically installed at…

John Atencio, Colorado’s premier jewelry designer, artist and entrepreneur, will introduce a first-of-its-kind concept boutique at PearlWest in Boulder in the summer of 2016. The John Atencio Gallery will occupy 1,350 square feet of prime retail space, his 7th jewelry boutique in Colorado. “When I first got started as a jewelry artist in 1973, I sold my designs on the…

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Downtown Boulder’s Whittier International Elementary School is holding its 14th annual self-guided Garden Tour Saturday, June 4 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. The Garden Tour has established itself as Boulder’s premier garden tour, opening eight to 10 spectacular private gardens on historic Mapleton Hill to the public. Attracting more than 500 visitors annually, the Garden Tour has established itself…

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Liz Finkelstein of Mile High Style has always said that “personal style is only one part of the people puzzle, one area we focus on and nurture as we try to become the big picture- our best selves.” So, in this New Year, Liz wants to shift from our external selves being the focus to the other puzzle parts that…

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Two years ago, Avery Brewing played around with a couple of their beers and ended up creating a flavor combination they knew they had to bottle. A complex creation with a simple name, Avery unveiled their new beer, Vanilla Bean Stout. “For the sake of experimentation, we aged a couple kegs of our Czar Imperial Stout and a couple kegs…

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Golden West named Angel Guettlein as director of Dining Services. As director, Guettlein will be responsible for planning, organizing, developing and directing the nutrition and dining services programs. Geuttlein brings a wealth of experience to Golden West, including more than a decade managing dining services for senior living communities in Colorado. An avid traveler, Guettlein draws inspiration from food around…

December 2015 Around Town

Condé Nast Traveler announced on October 20th the results of its 28th annual Readers’ Choice Awards, and Boulder’s St. Julien Hotel & Spa is recognized as number 10 of the fifteen. More than 128,000 people cast votes for the best hotels, cities, cruise ships and islands in the annual survey. As a result, 1,500 of the best travel experiences in…

November 2015 Around Town

The 2015 Newman Awards celebrates excellence in the classical tradition within the Rocky Mountain Region and honors achievement in architecture, interiors, landscape design, history & journalism, artisanship, and student work. Todd was honored with one of the most prestigious award of the evening, the Rocky Mountain Visionary Award. He is excited to be acknowledged by such a great organization. The…

October 2015 Around Town

Boulder Alumnae Association of Kappa Kappa Gamma presents their 10th annual Halloween House. This is a wonderful opportunity for your children under the age of 10 to have a safe, fun, creative, entertaining time at the Kappa Kappa Gamma Sorority house on the CU campus. Some of the activities include trick or treating, supervised craft activities, a cupcake walk, face…

September 2015 Around Town

Zipcar, the world’s leading car sharing network, is excited to launch our service in Boulder! Four Zipcars are now available for reservation at the Twenty Ninth Street shopping center and The Hill, offering a flexible, convenient and sustainable transportation option for local community members, businesses and students to access.

August 2015 Around Town

Jax Fish House & Oyster Bar are celebrating National Oyster Day with free oysters and incredible specials once again. On Wednesday, August 5, all Jax Fish Houses will dish out 100 half-dozen fresh-shucked oysters on the half-shell for free. These pillows of pleasure will be served first-come, first-served starting at 4 p.m. Surprise guest shuckers will be popping rocks alongside…

July 2015 Around Town

Todd Reed Wins the Human Spirit Award 
at Couture During the last week of May, Todd Reed was in Las Vegas for Couture, an annual luxury jewelry trade show. At the Couture Design Awards, Todd was honored with the Human Spirit Award. This award is given to an individual who demonstrates an “exceptional generosity of mind and spirit.” The winner…

June 2015 Around Town

The 7th annual 1940’s WWII Era Ball on June 13 is an event you will not want to miss! The event began in the 1940s and since then has grown to be a vibrant and fun-filled community celebration of the Swing Era. Circa WWII vehicles and planes will surround the large, open hangar of the Boulder Airport. The Ball is not…

May 2015 Around Town

Kuni Automotive, a dealership located in California, Colorado, Oregon and Washington, decided to do something to show how much they cared for and appreciated their community partners in each state. Kuni created a community valentine project through social media to help spread the word of these incredible organizations. Each of Kuni’s dealerships chose one of their community partners to highlight…