August 29, 2015

Introducing Boulder City Paws ‘n’ Claws!

Boulder City Paws n Claws in Boulder City, Nevada

You know what we totally need? A single place to get the word out for lost or found pets, share pics & the stories of the shelter animals who are looking for their forever families and so on. Right now, everyone is posting to BC Social, Mom’s Swap, Virtual Yard Sale, Sell Your Stuff, etc. […]

Victoria Mason Tapped As BC Senior Center Exec Director

Boulder City Senior Center in Boulder City, NV

Word on the street is that Ann Barron has left the Executive Director position over at the Boulder City Senior Center and her replacement is none other than Victoria Mason. Victoria has been working at the Senior Center for several years now, most recently in the Assistant Director position and in fact, was the Acting […]

The Hoover Dam Story in Pictures

Hoover Dam in Black and White near Boulder City, Nevada

A great article popped up on the Huffington Post last month — it’s called “Incredible Photos Tell The Story Of The Hoover Dam”, authored by Paige Lavender and Chris McGonigal. It shows black and white photos as early as the inspection party near the proposed construction site to full color photos of from today. It’s […]

Soggy Doggy is Sept. 12th

Soggy Doggy in Boulder City, Nevada

Just double-checking to make sure all you dog owners have this in your calendars because buzz around town is that it’s going to be a ton of fun for the Boulder City canine crew! Since the Boulder City pool will be emptied (for cleaning & servicing) on Saturday, September 12th (2015), it’s just BEGGING to […]

Fan Photo: Sunset by Erin Emre

Hemenway Park Sunset in Boulder City, Nevada by Erin Emre

Oh yeah … now THIS is my kinda way to end a day! Here’s a beautiful Boulder City sunset taken at Hemenway Park by Fan Erin Emre. Thanks for sharing with us, Erin!

What School Zone Speeding Will Cost Ya

School Zone Speed Limit in Boulder City, Nevada

With the start of the school year on Monday, it’s time to remember to slow it down to 15mph in the school zones so you don’t have the cost of a child’s injury or death hanging over you … that’s number one, of course. But for those whose memories might be helped with additional motivation […]

Parks & Rec Fall/Winter 2015 Guide

Boulder City, Nevada Parks & Recreation Guide - Fall 2015

Hot off the press … here’s the Fall/Winter 2015 Programs Guide from the Boulder City Parks & Recreation Department! There’s a new “Pilates Basic Mat Class” starting up over at the DWP Building and rumor has it that if you mention to the instructor (Lynn St. Pierre) that you are a Boulder City Social fan, […]

Solar Shade Covers for Our New Cars

Solar Shade Structure in Boulder City, Nevada

Well, you don’t get a spiffy new car and wanna leave it out in the sun all day, right? Nope! Plans are in the works to build a solar-powered shade structure over the center island parking area on California Street west of ‘North Escalante Park’. I had a hard time picturing where this was, so […]

BC’s 8 New Sets of Electric Wheels

Electric Vehicles in Boulder City, Nevada

Boulder City just got a littler cleaner and greener with the recent addition of eight Nissan LEAF electric vehicles into the City’s fleet. And here’s some great news: a grant from the Nevada Dept. of Transportation covered 95% of the cost of each car, so our portion was only about $1,500 per car. Nice, huh?

Albertsons and Haggen Price Comparison

Price Comparison of Haggen and Albertsons in Boulder City, Nevada

From the day the news that Haggen was going to replace the Boulder City Vons was announced, there was quite a bit of concern that the prices would be more than people were comfortable with. Since the complaints haven’t subsided, at least from what I’ve read on other Facebook pages and/or groups in the past […]