Boulder Book Store to celebrate Independent Bookstore Day

Boulder Book Store is celebrating Saturday's Independent Bookstore Day with sales, giveaways, food and exclusive merchandise. Full Story
Broomfield's Ball Corp. announces dividends, stock repurchase
Broomfield-based Ball Corporation has announced a cash dividend of 10 cents per share, payable June 15, to shareholders of record as of June 1, 2018, according to a company news release. Full Story

New office building complete in Louisville
Denver-based design firm Ware Malcomb announced this week that construction is complete on a new 58,300-square-foot speculative office building at 168 Centennial Parkway in Louisville, according to a company news release. Full Story

Boulder County Business Hall of Fame inductees thank their employees
Inductees into the Boulder County Business Hall of Fame marked their speeches with gratitude for their employees during Wednesday's ceremony at the Plaza Convention Center in Longmont. It is the 25th class for the organization, which put together the first Hall of Fame in 1993. Full Story

Scholarships available for Boulder-based Avid4 Adventure summer camps
Avid4 Adventure, the Boulder-based, multi-sport adventure camp for kids, has extended its 2018 season financial assistance deadline to May 20, the company announced recently. Full Story

Boulder's Techtonic Group raises $2M to expand training, apprenticeship program
Boulder-based Techtonic Group has landed $2 million from an education-focused private equity firm, the first round of funding for the software development company. Full Story

Longmont United Hospital gets high patient safety grade
Longmont United Hospital has been given a "A" grade for patient safety by the Washington-based Leapfrog Group. Full Story

Boulder's Cantina Laredo location closes
The Boulder location of Texas-based restaurant chain Cantina Laredo has closed. Full Story

Denver-based bank installs new tech to prevent ATM skimming, including Boulder branch
A Denver-based bank is installing new technology to prevent fraud that has been increasingly common at ATMs across the United States. Full Story

Cash-strapped Boulder County public trustee could move to Golden under 'nuclear option'
Boulder County's public trustee could move to Golden in a cost-saving attempt to stop the hemorrhaging of cash from the office, which has been struggling under a difficult real estate market and a state-mandated revenue model that hasn't been adjusted since 2001. Full Story

Stonyfield's Gary Hirshberg on why the natural food industry needs optimism right now
Gary Hirshberg can talk a lot about success. The former CEO of organic yogurt brand Stonyfield Farm helped guide the company through two major acquisitions: to French dairy giant Danone, one of the first partnerships between natural food and a multinational corporation, and again to Lactalis in 2017 for $875 million. Full Story

Boulder's Time Warp participating in May's Free Comic Book Day
Time Warp Comics in Boulder will join comic book shops around the world and participate in Free Comic Book Day on May 5. Full Story

Boulder AI announced as 2018 Vision Tank finalists
Boulder AI, a local artificial intelligence and computer vision company, has been selected as a finalist for the Embedded Vision Alliance's 2018 Vision Tank startup competition. Full Story

UCHealth among nation's top-performing hospitals, IBM study says
Colorado's UCHealth system was named the fifth-best in the nation in a new study from IBM Watson Health. Full Story

3rd pot shop in Longmont area set to open
Cannabis consumers around Longmont will soon have a new shopping option with the opening of Euflora Recreational Marijuana near the busy intersection at Main Street and Ken Pratt Boulevard. Full Story

Stacy Cornay: Chicken fried steak or hamburgers?
I don't care for chicken fried steak. I prefer hamburgers. Normally this isn't an issue, but in high school it became an concern of mine. Full Story

Mystery nonprofit pushes ballot effort to raise taxes on recreational marijuana in Boulder
There's a new effort underway in Boulder to raise taxes on recreational marijuana in order to fund public health programs. Full Story

2 bald men and a beauty bar: Pair hopes to reboot Boulder's Essentiels day spa
Mateo Eaton and Nick Mavrick are probably the last duo you'd expect to own a business in the women's beauty category. Full Story

Boulder's Justin's launches 3 new products
Justin's, a Boulder-based organic peanut butter cups and nut butters, is adding three new items to its product line. Full Story

Canaima Outdoors, parent of Boulder companies, hires new president
Canaima Outdoors, parent company for Boulder-based brands TreePod Hanging Habitats and Slackline Industries, has named James Samuel as president, effective immediately. Full Story

(Matt York / Associated Press)
College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

 
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(Matt York / Associated Press)
College footballCU football: Buffs reeling from first blowout loss

Turnovers, sacks allowed pile up in defeats

After many of Colorado's Pac-12 losses over the years, there was a helpless feeling coming from the Buffaloes.

 
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(Paul Aiken / Staff Photographer)
Second Story Garage: Gasoline Lollipops

The Boulder alt-country band gives its EPs names such as Death and Resurrection, and its songs bear the mark of hard truths and sin. But the punk energy behind the playing, and the sense that it's all in good fun, make it OK to dance to a song like "Death." Full Story