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What a week! On Labor Day, the most devastating wildfire in Colorado history struck just outside the city limits. My family was lucky that, despite being instructed Thursday night to get our stuff ...
by No One Owns Me
Comment Count 9 comments on Sun Sep 12, 2010 at 09:34 AM PDT with 14 Recommends
Today I brought a paycheck in to Boulder and took a drive with my buddy Juan up to Magnolia Road where I knew It's possible to see to the north for quite a ways. First the good news. There is a ...
by ban nock
Comment Count 7 comments on Wed Sep 08, 2010 at 07:28 PM PDT with 15 Recommends
The second day of the Fourmile Fire as it's now called has yielded more concrete information about the scope of the fire. The initial scramble to evacuate people in front of the flames has settled ...
by ban nock
Comment Count 18 comments on Tue Sep 07, 2010 at 06:51 PM PDT with 12 Recommends
Tuesday night the City Council of Boulder, Colorado took a historic step towards self-determination regarding its energy supply. With this vote, ...
by citizendane
Comment Count 28 comments on Thu Aug 05, 2010 at 01:05 PM PDT with 19 Recommends
Weekly Mulch: Kicking Our Addiction to AC—Why DC Needs to Step Up by Sarah Laskow, Media Consortium blogger This summer, Americans are cranking up their air conditioning. At the same ...
by The Media Consortium
Comment Count 27 comments on Fri Jul 16, 2010 at 06:57 PM PDT with 9 Recommends
Salutations to all, "The greatest shortcoming of the human race is our inability to understand the exponential function." - Prof. Al Bartlett From http://www.albartlett....
by Snowy Owl
Comment Count 5 comments on Sat May 29, 2010 at 05:48 AM PDT with 1 Recommend
We face an interesting question in this race, should we freeze Boulder in amber or should we continue to have a city that is unique & special, but also evolves as we move forward into the future. Or ...
by DavidThi808
Comment Count 11 comments on Tue Oct 06, 2009 at 08:22 PM PDT with 2 Recommends
Is it any wonder that Ward Churchill ends up with a $0.00 judgement?
by ckevroll
Comment Count 100 comments on Tue Jul 07, 2009 at 09:23 PM PDT with 1 Recommend
A pro-pot demonstration at the University of Colorado's Farrand Field drew eight to ten ...
by Makesmeralph
Comment Count 50 comments on Tue Apr 21, 2009 at 11:15 AM PDT with 35 Recommends
"You may write me down in history With your bitter, twisted lies, You may tread me in the very dirt, But still, like dust, I'll rise." -- Maya Angelou. Some people can ...
by wewhodream
Comment Count 1 comments on Sat Feb 14, 2009 at 05:49 AM PST with 1 Recommend
by rossl
Comment Count 79 comments on Wed Dec 10, 2008 at 07:13 PM PST with 6 Recommends
Today was the second day of the final Get Out The Vote (GOTV) push. I am a canvass captain in North Boulder (Colorado) for the Obama/ Udall /
by randomsubu
Comment Count 3 comments on Mon Nov 03, 2008 at 03:07 AM PST with 8 Recommends
"All we have to decide is what to do with the time that is given us" J.R.R. ...
by danieladamsmith
Comment Count 4 comments on Thu Oct 30, 2008 at 12:06 AM PDT with 3 Recommends
At the Boulder, Colorado field office for Barack, where I volunteer regularly, there's this guy. You should meet him, like Barack did. This is a really beautiful video that my friend from the office ...
by debha
Comment Count 441 comments on Tue Oct 28, 2008 at 01:24 PM PDT with 1356 Recommends
This VOLUNTEER from TENNESSEE made it to Boulder to VOLUNTEER for the CAMPAIGN FOR CHANGE - OBAMA, UDALL, POLIS, & MARKEY I've made a few 100 calls, canvassed, and entered lots of new voter ...
by aurabass
Comment Count 35 comments on Wed Oct 01, 2008 at 06:08 PM PDT with 62 Recommends
"Imagine Denver under missile attack from nearby Boulder." That's the first line of a real ...
by rdosser
Comment Count 31 comments on Mon Aug 25, 2008 at 08:44 PM PDT with 6 Recommends
Once, my friends and I paddled the entire 2300 mile length of the Mississippi River setting up riverside events to encourage youth voting. Afterwards, on November 2nd, 2004, young people voted and ...
by doug vilsack
Comment Count 214 comments on Wed Jan 30, 2008 at 10:30 PM PST with 9 Recommends
I live in Chicago, so I didn't find out about this until I read a column by Mike Rosen in the Rocky ...
by dantes
Comment Count 16 comments on Thu Dec 13, 2007 at 09:53 AM PST with 11 Recommends
In the recent City Council election in Boulder we had an online debate. Over 55 minutes we had 12 candidates simultaneously answering 11 questions at the rate of 1 every 5 minutes. Ok,
by DavidThi808
Comment Count 4 comments on Sat Nov 10, 2007 at 02:15 PM PST with 1 Recommend
We all remember the poll tax, a law used to stop African American's from voting and declared unconstitutional back in the '60s. Gone forever, a discriminatory relic from our past. Well move over ...
by DavidThi808
Comment Count 11 comments on Wed Oct 31, 2007 at 08:54 PM PDT with 4 Recommends