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False Alarm

If you have a security system for your home or business, you now have to register it and pay an annual fee of $35...

Native Edge Landscapes finds green business model pays green dividends

Native Edge Landscapes in Boulder has an environmentally conscious business model, and it’s paying off in green dividends.

Tree tips: Fall is a great time of year to plant trees

Trees offer us a host of environmentally friendly qualities. Here are ways to return the favor when we plant them. By Sara Bruskin Autumn is famous for...

African violets: consistent flowers and interesting leaves

If you’re looking for a fairly easy houseplant that keeps on blooming, consider the charming African violet which can produce blooms year-round.

Summer 2017: Things We Love

Our staff loves these things, and thought you might, too! Garden booties, skin care, Union Reservoir, Zing Anything

8 Steps to Perfect Cast-Iron Cooking

Autumn is the perfect time to camp out, and what’s better than a big cast-iron pot of food after a hike to see the...

Brock Publishing marks 40 years in business

This summer, Brock Media (publisher of Boulder County Home & Garden Magazine, Boulder Magazine, Visit Longmont and others) marked 40 years in business.

Jeff Hirota to lead the Community Foundation Boulder County

After 21 years with the foundation, Josie Heath retired as CEO in January 2017. She left big shoes to fill, but they’ve found a good fit in Jeff Hirota.

Making Positive Realities

neglected foster children a chance to realize scholastic dream.

Smart Pots, Simply Bulk Market, Snuggie Tails

Our staff loves these things, and thought you might, too!