Stew's Views

The myth of vehicular privilege

As an avid cyclist who rides the trails and roads adjacent to Boulder almost every day, I read with great interest Matt Cortina’s article,...

Boulder Weekly Staff Hall of Fame

As the company’s founder and publisher, my passion for and commitment to the success of Boulder Weekly has been a double-edged sword that has...

Can a business do well and do good?

As we pass another milestone in the Boulder Weekly journey — this one with a big 21 prominently displayed — I have a confession to make about this newspaper that has never been shared with our readers: Boulder Weekly is a corporation...

The Grateful Dead “Fare Thee Well” Report Card

John Lennon died on Dec. 8, 1980, breaking the hearts of millions of fans and laying to rest any hope of a Beatles reunion. During the ensuing years, the remaining members of the band carried on by continuing to perform individually and sometimes collectively, ...

Failure was never an option

In the spring of 1993, a recent California transplant set about the task of launching a new weekly paper in Boulder, Colorado, called Boulder...

Some folks look for answers

When promoter Peter Shapiro became aware of the article I wrote last month, “Ladies and Gentlemen, Not the Grateful Dead,” taking him to task for the way ticket sales were handled for the Grateful Dead’s “Fare Thee Well” shows, scheduled for July 3-5 at Chicago’s ...

Jerry Garcia’s 70th

If ever there is tomorrow when we’re not together ... there is something you must always remember. You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think. But the most important thing is, even if we’re apart ... I’ll always be with you...

A better time, a better hero

And now, batting fourth for the Twins, playing left field, No. 3, HARMON KILLEBREW...

The work that makes a difference

“How wonderful that no one need wait a single moment to improve the world...

4/20 smoke-screen

There are so many angles from which to contemplate the wrong that CU is perpetrating with respect to its tactics to end the “4/20 smokeout” that one hardly knows where to begin...

Bikes and ‘boarders

Editor’s note: This letter was e-mailed to each individual member of Boulder City Council...

He moved me brightly

%uFFFD Reflections on the 15th anniversary of Jerry Garcia’s death...
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