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    World Singing DayHundreds expected for group singing on Boulder's Pearl Street Mall

    Saturday event part of World Singing Day
    10/20/2017 11:30 PM MDT
    The third-annual Sing Along Boulder is planned for Saturday on the Pearl Street Mall in Boulder as a part of World Singing Day. Boulder's Scott Johnson, who founded World Singing Day in 2012, said he's expecting 600-800 singers to join the party in front of the Boulder County Courthouse. 
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    9 things to do in Boulder County today, Oct. 18, 2017
    10/18/2017 07:11 AM MDT - A companion to the best seller "The Book of Joy," which guides journalers with inspiring quotes from the Dalai Lama and Archbishop Tutu to help them find joy in their own lives. Full Story

    Boulder Philharmonic's 'Music of Resistance' reflects timeless human spirit
    10/12/2017 10:41 PM MDT - Artistic expression has always been an effective weapon against oppression. And according to Boulder Philharmonic Orchestra music director Michael Butterman, that sentiment is at the heart of the orchestra's second subscription concert in the current season, presented Saturday evening at Macky Auditorium in Boulder. Full Story

    Nick Urata talks about DeVotchKa's return to Boulder
    10/12/2017 03:04 PM MDT - Nick Urata and other members of DeVotchKa have gone on to various notable projects since their early days in Boulder. But they're returning to the city for an Oct. 21 show at Boulder Theater. Urata said that although it's an honor and thrill to participate in film, TV and stage projects, there is no comparison to performing live for fans. "I have to say, there's nothing like playing your songs for a hometown audience," Urata said.  Full Story

    11 things to do in Boulder County today, Oct. 10, 2017
    10/10/2017 07:14 AM MDT - In celebration of Indigenous Peoples Day, "Two Rivers" is a challenging and inspiring documentary about a community in Washington state that took significant steps toward reconciliation with the Native peoples of the region. Full Story

    9 things to do in Boulder County today, Oct. 6, 2017
    10/06/2017 05:43 AM MDT - In the high-stakes game of big-wall climbing, the Shark's Fin on Mount Meru may be the ultimate prize. Full Story

    10 things to do in Boulder County today, Oct. 5, 2017
    10/05/2017 05:50 AM MDT - When you're dealing with a health issue, what kind of energy practice will help the most? "The Energy Medicine Yoga Prescription" brings you an invaluable guide to help you uncover the root causes of specific physical, emotional, and psychological health complaints — along with a treasury of self-care practices to accelerate your healing. Full Story

    7 things to do in Boulder County today, Oct. 4, 2017
    10/04/2017 05:45 AM MDT - In "Active Gods," Michael J. Henry examines what it means to be both the parent and the son, and his poems reveal threads between these dual identities in small, specific moments: the shared experience of growing up, losing out, escaping, and then resolving to try again. Full Story

    7 things to do in Boulder County today, Oct. 3, 2017
    10/03/2017 05:41 AM MDT - In Susan Mann's "A Covert Affair," librarian and CIA agent-in-training Quinn Ellington and her handsome spy boyfriend James "Bond" Anderson find themselves in the middle of an international incident when the Indian ambassador is kidnapped from a Library of Congress event. Full Story

    Rock superstar Tom Petty dies; sold 80 million records
    10/02/2017 10:56 PM MDT - LOS ANGELES — Tom Petty, an old-fashioned rock superstar and everyman who drew upon the Byrds, the Beatles and other bands he worshipped as a boy and produced new classics such as "Free Fallin,' "Refugee" and "American Girl," has died. Full Story

    12 things to do in Boulder County today, Oct. 2, 2017
    10/02/2017 06:28 AM MDT - Pivot Art Show We welcome Denver artist, Maura Allen to Art + Soul with her first show entitled "Pivot" featuring original works and fine art prints. Full Story

    8 things to do in Boulder County today, Sept. 29, 2017
    09/29/2017 06:15 AM MDT - The Dalai Lama commissioned Dr. Paul Ekman and his daughter Dr. Eve Ekman to come up with an "Atlas of Emotions" as a way of understanding the effects of emotions on having a tranquil mind. Full Story

    8 things to do in Boulder County today, Sept. 28, 2017
    09/28/2017 05:43 AM MDT - Acrobatic Conundrum is being hailed by critics as one of the most important artistic voices in the modern circus uprising. Full Story

    Insane Clown Posse, fresh from Washington protest, brings 'dark carnival' to Boulder
    09/26/2017 03:53 PM MDT - A little more than a week ago, Insane Clown Posse, the Detroit horrorcore rap duo known for painted faces and devoted fans who call themselves Juggalos, led a march in Washington, D.C., to protest the federal government's classification of Juggalos as a gang. Full Story

    14 things to do in Boulder County today, Sept. 26, 2017
    09/26/2017 05:44 AM MDT - On a global adventure, Denver journalist David MacNeal visits a beetle pet store in Tokyo and meets researchers who study insect flight to develop micro-drones. Full Story

    11 things to do in Boulder County today, Sept. 25, 2017
    09/25/2017 06:05 AM MDT - On January 14, 2015, Tommy Caldwell, along with his partner, Kevin Jorgeson, summited what is widely regarded as the hardest climb in history — Yosemite's nearly vertical 3,000-foot Dawn Wall, after nineteen days on the route. Full Story

    Dark Star Orchestra to play three-night run at Boulder Theater
    09/22/2017 11:36 AM MDT - In the midst of celebrating their 20th year, including more than 2,700 shows, performing the music of the Grateful Dead, Dark Star Orchestra will return to the Boulder Theater for a three night run beginning Sept. 28. Full Story

    8 things to do in Boulder County today, Sept. 22, 2017
    09/22/2017 05:45 AM MDT - Left Hand Brewing is proud to present the return of Longmont Oktoberfest, a 2-day music festival unlike anything in Northern Colorado. Full Story

    8 things to do in Boulder County today, Sept. 21, 2017
    09/21/2017 05:41 AM MDT - When recalling Link Wray's shivering guitar classic, "Rumble," Martin Scorsese marvels, "It is the sound of that guitar . Full Story

    10 things to do in Boulder County today, Sept. 20, 2017
    09/20/2017 05:42 AM MDT - By 1967 the Pentagon could see that stopping the flow of weapons into South Vietnam was the only way the United States could win the war. Full Story

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    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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    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

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