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Snowstorm throws forecasters a curve, causes havoc on north El Paso County roads

A storm that crossed up forecasters with heavier snow than expected swept through the Pikes Peak region Friday, causing havoc for drivers north of Colorado Springs. About 24 vehicles were involved in a pileup around 10:30 a.m. in the southbound lanes of Interstate 25 near Monument, Colorado State Patrol Trooper Gary Cutler said. No serious […]

4 Colorado Springs Area Open Houses To Stop By

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO — Sometimes shopping for a house online doesn’t quite do the trick. While listing photographs can help, they’re no stand-in for the real thing. That’s where open houses come in handy: No more guessing! Ready to see what’s out there? To help you out, we’ve compiled a list of the four latest […]

Colorado Springs area art events starting Nov. 1

Courtesy of adspay Work by Julie Evans — Opens Thursday, meet the artists 1 p.m. Nov. 11, Carnelian Coffee, 2428 W. Colorado Ave. Exhibit runs through Nov. 30; 471-0789. Colorado Women’s Hall of Fame Portrait Exhibit — 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday, Pikes Peak Community College, Centennial Campus, 5675 S. Academy Blvd.; 502-4100. “Forum of the […]

Builders Capital Opens Office in Colorado Springs, Introducing Residential Construction Lending and Builder Services to Colorado Market

“We are excited to join Builders Capital and introduce new services as the greater Denver market continues its rapid growth,” said Jack Mason. “Builders Capital has been one of the nation’s fastest-growing and most innovative providers of private financing. In addition to initial construction lending, we are looking forward to introducing Land Acquisition, Estimating, Purchasing […]

We asked Colorado teachers about their salaries and classroom needs. Here’s what they said.

Thousands of Colorado teachers are protesting at the state Capitol this week, demanding more money for schools, higher pay, and protection for their retirement benefits. Chalkbeat wanted to better understand how the contentious issue of school funding impacts teachers’ lives and the lives of their students. We asked educators around the state to fill out […]

Vibes does its thing in Manitou Springs

Heather Hart aims to create “higher vibrations.” Vibes held its grand opening on March 17, giving co-owners Heather Hart and Rodger Smith a new, yet very different “project” after Hart’s Rastafarian wellness center, One Love Club in Old Colorado City, was forced to close in July 2017. The all-organic, vegan-friendly bar reawakens what was once […]