<![CDATA[Boulder - Weekly - Articles]]> <![CDATA[U.S. Postal Service selling out workers and… America]]> <![CDATA[Upcoming Events]]> Pella Crossing has been closed since the September flood damaged the trails and facilities there. Boulder County is still working on plans for rehabilitating the reservoirs, ponds and trails. County staff will be providing tours of the property on Friday, April 11, to see the area.]]> <![CDATA[Climb aboard]]> On a chilly April morning, a school bus pulled up to the Alicia Sanchez Elementary School in Lafayette with some unusual cargo. It wasn’t full of children.]]> <![CDATA[DIGITAL FIRST MEDIA’S COLORADO NEWSPAPER AND WEBSITE HOLDINGS]]> Journal Advocate Longmont Times-Call Longmont Weekly Loveland Reporter Herald Estes Park Trail Gazette Broomfield Enterprise Colorado Daily Akron News Reporter Julesburg Advocate The Lamar Ledger Brush News Tribune.]]> <![CDATA[Fractious debate]]> For many — like those who voted for fracking bans — the answer to that question seems to be an obvious, “yes.” But for Ginal, a state representative from Fort Collins, finding the right answer is trickier than that. There’s not enough research Courtesy of Joann Ginal.]]> <![CDATA[Short film, big message]]> there was more work than time to do it — the students of Damian Tate’s Career Digital Arts program and Heather Riffel’s Urban Agriculture program at Arapahoe Ridge High School had seven weeks, from Jan. 6 to Feb. 21, to make a short film about how climate change affects agriculture.]]> <![CDATA[eco-briefs]]> The report, approved by representatives from 195 nations around the world, stated that from their review of climate change research they concluded that the evidence of climate changing impacts is most prevalent and obvious among natural ecosystems.]]> <![CDATA[Is Digital First prepping its newspapers for sale?]]> Trouble in newspaper-land: A draconian $100 million cut to the company that operates The Denver Post, Boulder Daily Camera, Longmont Times-Call, Loveland Reporter Herald, Broomfield Enterprise and Estes Park Trail-Gazette and more may be on the horizon, as well as potential sales. ]]> <![CDATA[Monsanto, miRagen response to last week’s BW ‘Muzzled by Monsanto story’]]> <![CDATA[news briefs]]> Later, Rivas, while still a minor, was issued a departure order requiring him to leave the country of his own accord. He never did. Instead he continued to attend school, and also got into trouble with the law, but completed a juvenile program to turn his life around.]]> <![CDATA[In case you missed it]]> And it seems that even if the salmon is approved, the company will face an upstream fight in winning the hearts of consumers. Kroger, which runs King Soopers stores, Trader Joe’s, Safeway and Target are just the latest grocers to join a long list of those refusing to stock the fish on its shelves.]]> <![CDATA[Ludlow, unions and politics]]> <![CDATA[Origins of evil, zombies and a film festival on the rise]]> It’s a cool spring evening with a bit of a breeze coming in off the mountains — just enough to slam a few doors and lift a few curtains. Old iron gates swing on their hinges in the courtyard. Though it’s too dark to clearly see the surrounding peaks, there’s a suggestion of cloud cover in the sky, a storm blanketing the peaks.]]> <![CDATA[Late to the zombie party]]> The play opens on the night of the inaugural performance at the Globe Theatre and ends the morning after. Aside from some bickering between Shakespeare and his frenemy, Will Kemp, regarding the ratio of buffoonery to solemnity appropriate for quality theatre, the only real conflict in William Shakespeare’s Land of the Dead.]]> <![CDATA[Playing through the pain]]> And before she could even think about performing, there was the issue of actually writing something. Herzig went nine months without writing any songs, and when she finally realized it was time to start, the prospect of doing so was daunting. Fortunately for Herzig, once she got going, she gradually started to heal.]]> <![CDATA[Author]]> Author and review writer Colson Whitehead will be discussing racial tensions in contemporary literature, along with his own experience as an author. Whitehead has continued to attract awards, including a MacArthur Fellowship, and was a New York Times bestseller for his book Zone One.]]> <![CDATA[fun]]> Every Sunday Game of Thrones fans unite for the screening the newest episode along with DJ performers, cartoonist battles and drink specials. To add to the nerd-tastic time, the band H2Awesome plays as part of a pre-show, and there are free blood shots every time a main character dies.]]> <![CDATA[Music]]> Riff Raff has made a name for himself as a “shamelessly eccentric” white rapper rocking corn-rows and pimpedout grills, often custommade with bling-bling to match the color of his hair.]]> <![CDATA[Arts | Week of April 10, 2014]]> Museum of Contemporary Art, 1750 13th St., Boulder, 303-447-1633. Through April 13..]]> <![CDATA[Words | Week of April 10,2014]]> Rocky Mountain Land Series with Michael SanClements — Plastic Purge..]]>