May 28, 2015

BC Business Impact Analysis of I-11

I-11 Boulder City Impact Report 2015

Now THIS is 82 pages of pleasure reading, to be sure! Well, perhaps for those who like to dive in beyond the 4-page “Executive Summary” (pages 10-13) that is more my speed! For you today, I have the full report on the economic impact that Interstate 11 is expected to have on businesses and residents […]

Alabam, the Toilet Paper Man for the Win!

Alabam Toilet Paper Hero in Boulder City, Nevada

If you pick up a copy of Sunset Magazine’s June issue, you’ll find Alabam (aka The Toilet Paper Hero of Hoover Dam) is one of the 30 winners of the first-ever Sunset Travel Awards in the category of Most Outrageous Roadside Attraction! The contest started with over 200 entrants (the Boulder City Chamber of Commerce […]

New Bike-Themed Lockup Stands

Bike Stands in Boulder City, Nevada

Here’s a look at the bike-themed lock-up stands recently installed by the Public Works Dept. along Nevada Way and at some downtown venues (I took this particular photo at Bicentennial Park). And just for fun, you can CLICK HERE for a map of Boulder City’s bike pathways. A note to drivers (that was recently included […]

Fan Photo: Veterans Memorial Cemetery Flags

Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Boulder City, Nevada

I posted a Fan Photo submission by Eleu Tabares similar to this one in 2013 … but it’s so impactful, I went digging through my photo library to find another for you. If you get a chance on this Memorial Day Weekend, try to stop by the Veterans’ Memorial Cemetery to have a look at […]

Memorial Day Remembrance in Downtown BC

United States Flags in Boulder City, Nevada

Here’s a reminder from the American Legion Post 31 about taking a collective moment away from enjoying the holiday on Monday to remember what Memorial Day is really about: “On Memorial Day, Monday, May 25, 2015 at 3:00pm, a siren will sound in the downtown area of Boulder City for one minute. Immediately afterwards, Taps […]

Haagen Moves In June 7-9

Haagen Produce Section

Heidi Knapp Rinella of the Las Vegas Review-Journal has some scoop for us on the transition of the Boulder City Vons store into a Haagen supermarket (which you can read by clicking here)!  Our current Vons store will close for conversion on June 7th and re-open as a Haagen on June 9th. The Haagen website […]

Tonight’s Meet the Candidate Questions

Meet the 2015 Boulder City Council Candidates

For anyone who takes an interest in local politics and/or wants to bone up on who each of the City Council candidates are, there is a “Meet the Candidates” event scheduled for tonight (May 19th, 2015) at 6pm in the Elaine K. Smith Center (at the corner of Wyoming & Adams). Although the Boulder City […]

Goodbye Party for Boulder City High School

Say Goodbye to Boulder City High School, in Boulder City, NV

Look!  It’s like legal-graffiti!  On Friday night, June 12th from 5pm – 8pm, head over to Boulder City High School and say goodbye to the old girl by adding personal messages on the walls, contributing photos and mementos to the school scrapbook and enjoying school tours, music and food on the lawn … see ya […]

Best Dam Barbecue Is Almost Here!

Best Dam Barbecue Challenge in Boulder City, NV

Who’s ready for some RIBS?!  And brisket, pulled pork or chicken?  Okay, let’s be honest – that “or” really should be an “and”! The Rotary Club of Boulder City’s Best Dam Barbecue Challenge returns this coming Friday night at 4pm and runs though 6pm on Saturday (May 22nd & 23rd, 2015) up in Bicentennial Park. […]

Staff Changes at BC Animal Control

Animal Control in Boulder City, Nevada

It seems that major changes took place a few weeks ago at the Boulder City Animal Shelter when Animal Control Supervisor Mary Jo Frazier resigned and then departed her position. As many of you know, Boulder City Social has worked closely with the Animal Shelter throughout this past year, and more specifically, Officer Ann Inabnitt […]