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Democracia en Avance

Después de casi dos años de desarrollo, el primer sistema de petición electrónica de Boulder está programado para comenzar a funcionar en campañas ciudadanas en la temporada electoral de 2021. Para algunos, “Boulder Direct Democracy Online” (Democracia Directa en Línea de Boulder, BDDO) es un paso emocionante en el avance de la democracia para alcanzar […] The post Democracia en A...

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Advancing democracy

After nearly two years of development, Boulder’s first-of-its-kind electronic petitioning system is scheduled to begin serving citizen campaigns in the 2021 election season. For some, “Boulder Direct Democracy Online” (BDDO) is an exciting next-step in advancing democracy to meet modern technological potential; for others, especially those who participated in 2020’s pandemic-disrupted demo...

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No charges in Longmont altercation

No charges have been filed in an altercation between two men after leaving Hover Crossing Wine & Spirits drive-through on Aug. 9 in Longmont, (See News, “A broken nose, a swollen face and no rest,” Aug. 20). The incident garnered widespread community attention and a public rally in support of one of the men, Jorge […] The post No charges in Longmont altercation appeared first on Bou...

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The color of cannabis

When cannabis was legalized recreationally in Colorado, there were two main factors that kept communities of color from getting in the game, says Sarah Woodson, the founder of The Color of Cannabis, a nonprofit seeking to level the cannabis-business playing field. The first barrier was the state’s failure to pardon cannabis crimes or expunge anyone’s […] The post The color of cannabis ap...

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Astrology 9/23/20

ARIES March 21-April 19: “It takes a lot of courage to be the same person on the outside that you are on the inside.” Author Barbara De Angelis made that observation. I offer it up to you as a fun challenge. During the coming weeks, you may be strongly tempted to be different on the […] The post Astrology 9/23/20 appeared first on Boulder Weekly....

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Thieves like us

Old Dolio (Evan Rachel Wood) is not exactly the image of your typical con artist. Nor is her name: Her parents named her after a homeless man who won the lottery hoping he would feel so honored, he would bequeath his fortune when he kicked the bucket. Apparently, Old Dolio senior had himself one heck […] The post Thieves like us appeared first on Boulder Weekly....

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Home viewing: ‘Lucía’

Set across three time periods in Cuba — 1895, 1932, 196.. — Lucía is the story of three different women, all named Lucía, all in love, and all involved in the revolution. In 1895, Lucía (Raquel Revuelta) is an aging spinster in love with a wealthy landowner, Rafael (Eduardo Moure), when the Cuban War of […] The post Home viewing: ‘Lucía’ appeared first on Boulder Weekly....

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Ales and lagers are beers, but what’s the difference?

To the casual sipper of suds, there are only two types of beer: The kind you like and the kind you don’t. Am I right? But have you ever asked yourself why a lager is a lager and why ale is ale? Chances are you haven’t really thought about it too much. Today, mass-market golden […] The post Ales and lagers are beers, but what’s the difference? appeared first on Boulder Weekly....

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