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Boulder Holiday Traditions

Boulder has always celebrated the arrival of winter and the holiday season in many ways! One longtime signal of colder weather is the appearance of the lit star on Flagstaff Mountain. It was first installed in December 1947 and continues to serve as a beacon on cold, dark nights.   The city celebrates winter even

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Children's Peace Garden at Growing Gardens

Congratulations 2018 Elevations Foundation Grantees

At Elevations Foundation, November is Community Grants month. This year, we awarded grants to 20 organizations, an all-time high for Elevations Foundation. These grants go to nonprofits who serve our community in one of three areas: environmental education and sustainability, early childhood development or mental health. This year there are familiar faces and some new

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Two Spooky Tales of Boulder

Halloween is here, and it has us peeking into some of the more spooky tales in Boulder’s rich history. Haunted houses? A haunted creek? With the help of our friends at the Museum of Boulder and the book “Haunted Boulder,” read on for two particularly chilling takes from different periods of the past that still

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