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Great Family Reunion

 Article Meg Simon | Photography Great Family Reunion  Great Family Reunion (GFR) is a musical entertainment agency based out of both Denver and New York City that provides personable, comprehensive and top-notch musical experiences for gatherings and events. Reaching far beyond the limits of the standard “wedding band,” GFR is a collective of world-class musicians, many of whom continue to…

Quiet but Powerful

 Article Article by Camille Wilson | Photography Photos by Kelsey Huffer  Sandra Pratt paints museum-quality romantic landscapes using oil on canvas. Her work speaks to the iconic American west with open and vast scenes and brilliant hues of color. Ann Klein, co-owner of SmithKlein Gallery in Boulder where Pratt shows some of her work, describes the paintings as having a…

The Connicks Take on Cancer

 Article Kelli Ruhl | Photography EyeFull Media  Take the #Screenwithme Challenge: For every person that pledges to ask their health care provider about colorectal cancer using the hashtag #screenwithme, $1 will be donated to colorectal cancer research and advocacy.  Even for an actor, composer and musician who has seen success across the entertainment world — from television and movies to…

Home on the Range

 Article Marley Jeranko | Photography Chico Basin Ranch  If you’ve ever dreamt of stepping into Westworld and living the cowboy dream, it’s closer than you might think. But rest assured, it’s not all whiskey and wranglin’ – you’ve got to take modern conservation and ecology practices by the reigns and get a taste of true grit to earn your spurs. …

MAKE YOUR OWN

 Article Emily O'Brien | Photography Kara Deyoung  Did you know the city of Boulder is working hard to become a zero-waste community by 2025? Right now, 90% of what we throw away could be recycled or composted. Together, we can change this.  According to The Sierra Club's Sierra magazine, Americans throw away an estimated 100 billion plastic bags each year,…

Retail Reinvented

This month we took a different approach to the usual themes and dove into a hot topic that’s been buzzing around the news — the future of retail.  When corporate giants like Sears, Macy’s and J.C. Penney continue to shut down stores — and other staples like Toys “R” Us no longer exist — it … Continued

September 2018 Around Town

Denver Tops 31M Visitors Again Setting New Tourism Records Denver continued its ascension as a top tourism destination in 2017 by welcoming a record 31.7 million total visitors including 17.4 million overnight visitors. Overall tourism revenue reached a record $6.5 billion in 2017. The numbers are according to the Longwoods International annual visitor profile study. … Continued

2nd Annual Aurum Gold Party

Over 150 people gathered at Aurum Home Technology on August 2nd to celebrate the 2nd annual Gold Party. This fabulous event was just as fun as the inaugural celebration in 2017 with friends, family, industry partners, architects, builders and designers!  Photographer: Be Boulder Photography

Make Yourself at Home

 Article Marley Jeranko | Photography Kylie Fitts  Not to name names, but a certain home goods superstore sure has put us all through some trouble. You know what I’m talking about: hours roaming through a cold warehouse followed by even more hours of frustration and little plastic pieces scattered across the floor — and for what? To have that chair or table or bookshelf…

Spirited

 Article and Photography Kara DeYoung  We were surprised to find a line forming when we arrived at four to The Family Jones, Denver’s first distillery/restaurant — after all, the eatery had just opened minutes before. However, coming early did have its advantages. We got the scoop from other waiting LoHi locals about the newest brainchild of Edible Beats, the restaurant team behind Denver…

Modern Nomad: The Birth of a Design Mecca

 Article Kelli Ruhl | Photography Ladd Forde  Over the past few years, Denver’s RiNo District has been on fire, and from the blaze, a unique new culture has begun to take shape. Taking its place within this creative revival, nestled among RiNo’s bevy of distinctive new eateries, galleries and hot spots, is Becky Miller’s Design Collective, Modern Nomad. Modern Nomad…

Opening Night of The New York Philharmonic Orchestra in Vail

The Stockton Group hosted their annual cocktail party on the rooftop of The Betty Ford Gardens Educational Center to celebrate Bravo! Vail’s opening night of the New York Philharmonic Orchestra. The Stockton Group is a supporter of our Betty Ford Gardens and hope that you, too, might enjoy becoming actively involved in conserving and researching one … Continued