Seasonal Bald Eagle Closures

The City of Boulder’s Open Space and Mountain Parks (OSMP) Department has instituted seasonal closures beginning Sunday, November 1, to safeguard bald eagles as they begin to nest in sensitive wildlife habitats. OSMP will institute seasonal bald eagle closures for the following areas: The Kolb, Weiser and ERTL properties east of 75th Street and north of Valmont Road; and The Coal Creek area east of Highway 93 and south of Marshall Lake.

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St. Vrain Creek Restoration Update

The St Vrain Creek Design-Build Team is on schedule to begin creek restoration the week of November 9. Construction will begin along the North St Vrain, from just upstream of 5th Avenue to the confluence. Restoration work will also be done through the South St. Vrain, beginning at 5th Avenue and Meily Street, extending east to McConnell Drive.

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Brick & Mortar On Main

  Cara Martin (right) celebrated the grand opening of her studio/shop Brick & Mortar at 419 Main Street (next to the Barking Dog Café) with her friends, family, and customers last Friday, October 30. Martin has been busy in her Brick Knitwear studio (behind the shop) for the last three months creating handmade cashmere and merino wool products (hats, headbands, neck gaiters, etc.) and

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Voters Say “Yes” To Higher Taxes

A little less than seven hundred and fifty voters returned their ballots in Tuesday’s election, and they voted overwhelmingly to impose higher taxes on themselves and the local commercial marijuana growers and infused product manufacturers. On question 2A (a sales

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Grand Opening For Western Stars Gallery And Studio

Western Stars Gallery and Studio (169 East Main Street) will hold their grand opening on Sunday, November 15, from 3 to 6 p.m. Mayor John O’Brien will cut the ribbon, and local musicians Enion and David Tiller (of TAARKA) will provide entertainment. The Ax & Oar Tavern and Grill will provide light refreshments.

Adjoining the Ax & Oar Tavern and Grill, Western Stars Gallery and Studio celebrates and nurtures the artistic passion in artists, students, and customers by committing to excellence in arts and art education. The Gallery, which will continually grow and freshen

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A Four-Peat for the Lyons Boys and Historic Run for Roberts

By Renée Haip
The young men and women of Lyons Cross Country worked across the year to realize their individual and collective goals for the season. Following Coach Boelé’s specialized training program, most trained all winter, participated in track, ran through the summer, and showed up ready to compete this fall. Some faced unexpected challenges that pushed their limits both physical and mentally, and

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November: The Application

Life 101: Beyond High School by Joane Barnard

Part 4 of 10 featured the first Thursday of each month

High school seniors can apply to post secondary programs every day of the year. Although most regular admission deadlines are in

January or February, this series encourages a concentrated application effort in November - to take advantage of financial support.

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Budget, Affordable Housing, And Ethics

At the pre-meeting workshop Monday night, the Board of Trustees (BOT) received an update on possible affordable housing on the triangular piece of Town owned property on Railroad Avenue across from the fire station (see Amy Reinholds column in this edition). And since it’s that time of the year, they also heard budget requests from various Town Boards and Commissions. Seems like

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Open for Breakfast

Kenyon and Juli Waugh, owners of the Lyons Dairy Bar, are excited to announce that beginning Tuesday, November 3, they will be serving breakfast for all you early risers before your morning commute. The new winter breakfast hours will be Tuesday through Sunday, 7 to 11 a.m., serving breakfast burritos, sandwiches, and bowls (hash browns, eggs, your choice of veggies, and melted cheese). And of course, coffee, tea, hot chocolate, and various juices; all in the comfort of their indoor dining area. Stop by on your way to work; always plenty of parking!

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