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WireWood Station puts unique twist on bluegrass — call it Dancegrass — around Colorado Springs

Tue, Jan 23, 2018 - 10:11 AM 0

This is the first in a Gazette series profiling bands around Colorado Springs and the Pikes Peak region. Not many bands have opened for the Charlie...

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Denver 'Hamilton' tickets sell out fast — and a few get lucky early — amid massive demand

Tue, Jan 23, 2018 - 2:10 PM 0

It was the most coveted ticket to hit the streets since Willy Wonka's golden tickets in the movie "Charlie and the Chocolate Factory." Everyone wanted...

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Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Thursday, January 25
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Thursday, January 25

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 10 hr ago

Here's a look at what's going on Thursday in the Colorado Springs area:...

Ursula K. Le Guin, best-selling science fiction author, dies
Ursula K. Le Guin, best-selling science fiction author, dies

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PORTLAND, Ore. — Ursula K. Le Guin, the award-winning science fiction and fantasy writer who explored feminist themes and was best known for her...

Tim Tebow, immigration and others. The most controversial Super Bowl ads of all time.
Tim Tebow, immigration and others. The most controversial Super Bowl ads of all time.

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84 Lumber: The Journey Begins (2017) Your browser does not support IFrame Embeds, please update your browser to view this content The full, uncut...

Oscar nominations snubs and surprises: James Franco, 'Wonder Woman' miss out
Oscar nominations snubs and surprises: James Franco, 'Wonder Woman' miss out

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As usual, the Academy Award nominations on Tuesday morning made some people very happy - and dealt a crushing disappointment to others. Here are some...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Tuesday, Jan. 23
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Tuesday, Jan. 23

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 22 hr ago

Here's a look at what's going on Tuesday in the Colorado Springs area:...

Del Toro's 'Shape of Water' lands a leading 13 Oscar nominations
Del Toro's 'Shape of Water' lands a leading 13 Oscar nominations

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NEW YORK — Guillermo del Toro's lavish monster romance "The Shape of Water" fished out a leading 13 nominations, Greta Gerwig became just the fifth...

List of nominees for the 90th annual Academy Awards

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List of nominees for the 90th annual Academy Awards presented by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Best Picture: "Call Me by Your...

Neil Diamond says he has Parkinson's, retires from touring
Neil Diamond says he has Parkinson's, retires from touring

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NEW YORK — Neil Diamond is retiring from touring after he says he was diagnosed with Parkinson's disease. Days shy of his 77th birthday, the rock...

Cosby jokes in 1st show since 2015 he 'used to be' comedian
Cosby jokes in 1st show since 2015 he 'used to be' comedian

By: - 0 Mon, Jan 22, 2018

PHILADELPHIA — Bill Cosby performed in public for the first time since a sex abuse scandal embroiled him in 2015, joking that he "used to be a...

Foo Fighters coming to Colorado as part of 'Concrete and Gold Tour'
Foo Fighters coming to Colorado as part of 'Concrete and Gold Tour'

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Mon, Jan 22, 2018

Foo Fighters fans, you're in luck. The Grammy Award-winning rock band added an Oct. 10 show at Pepsi Center in Denver to its "Concrete and Gold...

Colorado Springs area beer related events starting Jan. 18, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Mon, Jan 22, 2018

Beer-related events in and around Colorado Springs.

Pikes Pub: Here's to your health
Pikes Pub: Here's to your health

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Mon, Jan 22, 2018

At a recent brewery gathering, I was preparing to make my move on a full pint of freshly poured IPA abandoned (by acquaintances) at the table next door...

Pikes Pub: New Colorado Springs brewery set to open soon
Pikes Pub: New Colorado Springs brewery set to open soon

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Mon, Jan 22, 2018

Orthographers of Colorado Springs, you'll need a beer for this one: Dueces Wild Brewery? Not a typo. "'Deuces wild' is a very popular business...

Pikes Pub: Thanks for making 2017 a little more palatable, American craft beer
Pikes Pub: Thanks for making 2017 a little more palatable, American craft beer

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Mon, Jan 22, 2018

Say or scream what you will about the surreal year we just retired, I can think of at least one significant other reflecting on 2017 with a different...

Beach Boy Brian Wilson set to bring surf sounds to Colorado Springs
Beach Boy Brian Wilson set to bring surf sounds to Colorado Springs

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Mon, Jan 22, 2018

Beach Boys co-founder and Grammy Award-winner Brian Wilson will bring his "Greatest Hits Live Tour" to Pikes Peak Center this spring. The concert...

Commentary: When it comes to the Oscars, separate makes equal

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I avoid using the word "actress." I long ago stopped using "fireman" and "spokesman," and I never used bygone terms like "aviatrix" or "authoress." I...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Monday, Jan. 22
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Monday, Jan. 22

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Mon, Jan 22, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Monday in the Colorado Springs area:...

Pikes Pick: Colorado-based hot sauce sure to get your attention
Pikes Pick: Colorado-based hot sauce sure to get your attention

By: Linda Navarro - 0 Mon, Jan 22, 2018

Horsetooth Hot Sauce is yummy and heats all sorts of meats and entrees. It was quite a find at the Garden of the Gods Market & Cafe, where four of the...

'This Is Us,' 'Veep' casts take top SAG TV series awards
'This Is Us,' 'Veep' casts take top SAG TV series awards

By: 0 Mon, Jan 22, 2018

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "This Is Us" won the top drama series trophy at Sunday's Screen Actors Guild Awards, making up for the Emmy and Golden Globe honors...

What to watch on TV for the week of January 21 - January 27: JK Simmons gets tough, a Denver Bronco plays guitar, and much more
What to watch on TV for the week of January 21 - January 27: JK Simmons gets tough, a Denver Bronco plays guitar, and much more

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Jan 21, 2018

Sunday  “Counterpart” (6 p.m., Starz, Series Premiere) - A man working at a Berlin-based agency learns the organization safeguards a parallel...

Family: Tom Petty died of accidental drug overdose
Family: Tom Petty died of accidental drug overdose

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NEW YORK— Tom Petty’s family says his death last year was due to an accidental drug overdose. His wife and daughter released the results of Petty’s...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, Jan. 21
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, Jan. 21

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Sat, Jan 20, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Sunday in the Colorado Springs area:...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, Jan. 20
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, Jan. 20

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Fri, Jan 19, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Saturday in the Colorado Springs area:...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Wednesday, January 24
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Wednesday, January 24

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Fri, Jan 19, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Wednesday in the Colorado Springs area:...

Archtop Eddy's musical journey makes a stop on Take 10
Archtop Eddy's musical journey makes a stop on Take 10

By: Eric Singer - 0 Fri, Jan 19, 2018

Songs have stories to tell and one Pikes Peak region guitarist will be sharing those stories on Friday, Jan. 19 Take 10 during the noon hour on our...

Country music star Keith Urban announces new album, Colorado tour date
Country music star Keith Urban announces new album, Colorado tour date

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Fri, Jan 19, 2018

Four-time Grammy Award winner Keith Urban will make a tour stop in Denver on July 14. The country superstar will bring his recently announced...

Def Leppard, Journey to bring glam rock to Coors Field in Denver this summer
Def Leppard, Journey to bring glam rock to Coors Field in Denver this summer

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Fri, Jan 19, 2018

Get ready for a double helping of '80s glam rock when Def Leppard and Journey team up for a July 21 concert at Coors Field in Denver. The bands will...

Michael Douglas accused of sexual harassment by former employee
Michael Douglas accused of sexual harassment by former employee

By: - 0 Fri, Jan 19, 2018

Writer Susan Braudy has publicly accused Michael Douglas of sexual harassment, just days after the actor pre-emptively spoke in his own defense. "He...

Colorado Springs Ivywild School's kitchen has new executive chef
Colorado Springs Ivywild School's kitchen has new executive chef

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Fri, Jan 19, 2018

Kate Doncilovic, executive chef at the Ivywild School, has been on the fast track. She went from being lead line cook at Zazios in Kalamazoo, Mich.,...

Pikes Pick: 'The Lives They Lived' a collection of brief, beautiful accounts
Pikes Pick: 'The Lives They Lived' a collection of brief, beautiful accounts

By: Seth Boster - 0 Fri, Jan 19, 2018

The New York Times Magazine's "The Lives They Lived" issue is always educational and entertaining, a collection of beautiful and brief accounts on...

Things to do around Colorado Springs this weekend: model trains, Beethoven,
Things to do around Colorado Springs this weekend: model trains, Beethoven, "Chocolate Mountaineers Club," taiko drummers, Indian market

By: Linda Navarro - 0 Thu, Jan 18, 2018

THURSDAY-SATURDAY "The Chocolate Mountaineers Club," a musical delight, entertains families at 7 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 10 a.m. and 2 p.m....

CBS announces the NFL players, including a Denver Bronco, competing in interactive talent show
CBS announces the NFL players, including a Denver Bronco, competing in interactive talent show

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Thu, Jan 18, 2018

Pro football players can do more than just tackle, block or score touchdowns. At least that seems to be the premise of the upcoming CBS live,...

New play in Colorado Springs wonders if bigots can change
New play in Colorado Springs wonders if bigots can change

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Thu, Jan 18, 2018

By Funky Little Theater Company, opens 7 p.m. Friday, 7 p.m. Thursdays through Saturdays, 4 p.m. Sunday, through Feb. 3, Funky Little Theater Company,...

Colorado Springs area music events starting Jan. 18, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Jan 18, 2018

Concerts, gigs and other music events in and around Colorado Springs.

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UCCS Presents: A sneak peek inside the Ent Center for the Arts

Fri, Jan 19, 2018 - 7:55 AM 0

The University of Colorado at Colorado Springs has a new home for Theatreworks, the Galleries of Contemporary Art, musical performances and...

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