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Thursday, January 27,2011

Briefs | Library offers career workshop

The event will take place at Rembrandt Yard, located at 1301 Spruce St. Participants will be able to bid on art created by artists of all ages and vote for the featured image of the 2011 Open Studios commemorative poster. Guillaumes Catering will provide food for the pARTy, and beer will be supplied by the Avery Brewing Company.
Thursday, January 20,2011

Briefs | Heath hosts town hall

Heath will discuss some of the key issues facing the state and the Legislature in 2011. His top issues include job creation and retention, fiscal and constitutional reform, education, the budget and redistricting.
Friday, January 14,2011

Buff briefs | Study: Bloggers’ words revealing

Words convey meaning, but our choice of specific words also conveys details about our personalities, new research shows. For example, extroverts are likely to use the word “mouth” frequently, and “open” personalities are likely to use words like “folk,” “poetry” and “universe” in their blogs.
Thursday, January 13,2011

Briefs | Bike to work in winter

Breakfast stations will be located at Acupuncture Works, at 1723 Canyon Blvd.; Page Two, at 6565 Gunpark Dr. in Gunbarrel; Rally Sport Health and Fitness, at 2727 29th St.; Dushanbe Teahouse, at 1770 13th St.; Community Cycles, at 2805 Wilderness Place, Suite 100; the CU Environmental Center, at Broadway and Euclid Ave.
Thursday, January 6,2011

Briefs | More Fourmile meetings set

Meetings will be held for each fire protection district: Fourmile on Tuesday, Jan. 11, at the Salina School House (536 Gold Run Rd.); Sugarloaf on Wednesday, Jan. 12, at Fire Station No. 2 (1360 Sugarloaf Rd.); Gold Hill on Tuesday, Jan. 18, at Gold Hill Elementary School (890 Main St.
Friday, December 17,2010

Briefs | Bike giveaway coming

Community Cycles will hold its fifth annual Holiday Kid’s Bike Giveaway on Sunday, Dec. 19, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Boulder Indoor Cycling, 3550 Frontier Ave. Community Cycles, a nonprofit organization that educates and advocates for the safe use of bicycles, has about 300 refurbished bikes to give away.
Thursday, December 9,2010

Briefs | Humane Society wins $100K

The American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) recently announced that the Humane Society of Boulder Valley has won the ASPCA’s $100K Challenge, a national contest designed to inspire animal shelters across the country to save more lives.
Thursday, December 2,2010

Briefs | Secret concert announced

We decided to have the artists be secret for two reasons, KGNU officials said in a press release. First, we like the idea of a secret show at a secret location that most residents of Colorado have never had the opportunity to see.
Wednesday, November 24,2010

Briefs | Nov. 27 is Small Business Saturday

According to the U.S. Small Business Administration, there were nearly 28 million small businesses in the United States last year, and small businesses created 65 percent of net new jobs during the past two decades.
Thursday, November 18,2010

Buff briefs | Canceled race still raises $200K

But thanks to the generosity of the events sponsors and riders most of whom donated their registration and sponsorship dollars the event that didnt occur still raised $200,000 for scholarships, which is more than 80 percent of the events goal this year.