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David Blaine will bring magic to Colorado Springs

Tue, Mar 28, 2017 - 6:13 AM 0

He was buried alive for a week, encased in ice for three days and spent 44 days subsisting on nothing but water inside a box in London. The popular...

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Video Game Haiku Review - 'Mass Effect: Andromeda'

Mon, Mar 27, 2017 - 2:14 PM 0

Title: Mass Effect: Andromeda Format: PC, PS4, Xbox One Price: $59.99 Developer: BioWare Publisher: EA  ESRB Rating: M (Mature 17+) Release...

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Last call at Southside Johnny's bittersweet for regulars of Colorado Springs bar
Last call at Southside Johnny's bittersweet for regulars of Colorado Springs bar

By: Rachel Riley - 0 4 hr ago

Last call came much to early for regulars of an iconic bar and restaurant in south downtown Colorado Springs. Southside Johnny's, which opened at 528...

Darlene Cates, the mother in 'Gilbert Grape,' dies at 69
Darlene Cates, the mother in 'Gilbert Grape,' dies at 69

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NEW YORK —   Darlene Cates, who played the housebound mother in the 1993 film "What's Eating Gilbert Grape," has died. Cates died in her sleep...

Documentarian Ken Burns making film on Muhammad Ali
Documentarian Ken Burns making film on Muhammad Ali

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NEW YORK — The late Muhammad Ali is getting the Ken Burns treatment. The PBS documentarian announced Tuesday that he and two partners will make a...

World Video Game Hall of Fame names 2017 finalists
World Video Game Hall of Fame names 2017 finalists

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ROCHESTER, N.Y. — The World Video Game Hall of Fame's 2017 finalists span decades and electronic platforms, from the 1981 arcade classic "Donkey Kong"...

Things to do in Colorado Springs for spring break in 2017
Things to do in Colorado Springs for spring break in 2017

By: Halle Thornton - 0 Yesterday

Schools are letting out for Spring Break over the next few weeks. If you’re looking for activities for children to do, here’s a list of camps and...

Drake's new CD 'More Life' breaks a new streaming record
Drake's new CD 'More Life' breaks a new streaming record

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NEW YORK (AP) — Drake, who was the most streamed act on Spotify last year, has started 2017 strong — his new album, "More Life," has broken the U.S....

Barry Jenkins' next project? 'The Underground Railroad'
Barry Jenkins' next project? 'The Underground Railroad'

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NEW YORK (AP) — "Moonlight" director Barry Jenkins will follow up his Oscar-winning film with a drama series for Amazon based on Colson Whitehead's...

AROUND TOWN: Hundreds enjoy Washington State wines to benefit Colorado Springs Conservatory
AROUND TOWN: Hundreds enjoy Washington State wines to benefit Colorado Springs Conservatory

By: Linda Navarro - 0 Yesterday

It was a weekend to learn about all things Washington state wines as wine lovers turned sommeliers-in-training and helped support programming and...

George Lopez and Cedric the Entertainer will pair up for a night of comedy in Colorado Springs
George Lopez and Cedric the Entertainer will pair up for a night of comedy in Colorado Springs

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Yesterday

Two longtime comedy giants will pair up for one night at Pikes Peak Center. George Lopez and Cedric the Entertainer will perform June 17. Tickets go...

Cheryl and partner Liam Payne announce birth of first son
Cheryl and partner Liam Payne announce birth of first son

By: 0 Sun, Mar 26, 2017

LONDON (AP) — Former Girls Aloud star Cheryl and her partner Liam Payne of One Direction fame have announced the birth of their first child. Cheryl,...

'Beauty and the Beast' dances off with top box-office spot
'Beauty and the Beast' dances off with top box-office spot

By: 0 Sun, Mar 26, 2017

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Not all reboots are created equal. This weekend at the box office, nostalgia-driven fare was everywhere, from "Beauty and the...

Dining Review: Colorado Smokehouse tiny in size, big in smoked meaty taste
Dining Review: Colorado Smokehouse tiny in size, big in smoked meaty taste

By: Robin Intemann - 0 Sun, Mar 26, 2017

The distinct scent of smoked meats was missing the day I visited Colorado Smokehouse in Fountain. The two smokers weren't in operation, so there were...

TV Talk - What to watch on television for the week of March 26, 2017
TV Talk - What to watch on television for the week of March 26, 2017

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Sun, Mar 26, 2017

Sunday  “60 Minutes” (6 p.m., CBS) - Scott Pelley reports on fake news, Bill Whitaker looks at data beamed back more than 30 million miles from...

Colorado Springs' own Alexe Gilles dreams big with Disney on Ice
Colorado Springs' own Alexe Gilles dreams big with Disney on Ice

By: Eric Singer - 0 Fri, Mar 24, 2017

A Colorado Springs native has fulfilled a dream and landed successfully on the ice in her hometown. Alexe Gilles stars in the Disney on Ice production...

7 ways to fun this weekend around Colorado Springs: Beatles tribute, farewell to Southside Johnny's and more
7 ways to fun this weekend around Colorado Springs: Beatles tribute, farewell to Southside Johnny's and more

By: Linda Navarro - 0 Fri, Mar 24, 2017

Here are some of our favorite weekend events happening around Colorado Springs the next few days: THURSDAY - Enjoy an acoustic treat by legendary...

Take 10 Live: Colorado Springs Hear Here poets want you to hear them
Take 10 Live: Colorado Springs Hear Here poets want you to hear them

By: Eric Singer - 0 Fri, Mar 24, 2017

Get set to put your feet up on your desk and zone into something special, live on Take 10 during the noon hour on Friday on the Gazette Facebook page....

Colorado Springs flutist selected for national orchestra
Colorado Springs flutist selected for national orchestra

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Fri, Mar 24, 2017

Two years ago, Jessica Shand won the Colorado Springs Youth Symphony's Young Artist Solo Competition. Last year, she was selected for the Honor...

Colorado Springs student wins Colorado Poetry Out Loud state finals
Colorado Springs student wins Colorado Poetry Out Loud state finals

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Fri, Mar 24, 2017

They're churning out poetry fans at Fountain Valley School. Junior Will Edelson earned top honors this month at the Colorado Poetry Out Loud state...

Former Boston drummer Sib Hashian dies on cruise
Former Boston drummer Sib Hashian dies on cruise

By: - 0 Fri, Mar 24, 2017

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — John "Sib" Hashian, former drummer for the arena rock band Boston, died on board a cruise ship Wednesday. He was 67. His son, Adam...

TV Talk: ‘Top Chef’ is coming to Colorado
TV Talk: ‘Top Chef’ is coming to Colorado

By: Terry Terrones - 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

Bravo is packing its knives and heading to Colorado. The network announced today that the Emmy Award winning reality series, where chefs from around...

Colorado Springs chef sweeps culinary cooking contest
Colorado Springs chef sweeps culinary cooking contest

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

Supansa Banker, executive chef at 2South Food and Wine Bar, 2 S. 25th St., won best small plate, best entree and Champion De Cuisine at the chef-media...

Pikes Pub: Pub Dog Colorado on track for late April grand opening
Pikes Pub: Pub Dog Colorado on track for late April grand opening

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

Pub Dog Colorado's official debut is still about a month away, but folks already are barking up a storm about the first-of-its kind craft taproom and...

'Wilson' fails to humanize its cartoonish title character
'Wilson' fails to humanize its cartoonish title character

By: - 0 Thu, Mar 23, 2017

Starring Woody Harrelson, Sandy Oian, Shaun Brown, Laura Dern, Judy Greer; directed by Craig Johnson; 41 minutes; R for language throughout and some...

One-man band Scott Biram makes Colorado Springs stop
One-man band Scott Biram makes Colorado Springs stop

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Scott H. Biram seems to thrive on unpredictability. Sometimes he likes a sweet, slow song before plunging into a good old murder ballad, something...

Serving death, dinner at Adams Mystery Playhouse
Serving death, dinner at Adams Mystery Playhouse

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Dinner always tastes better with a dash of death. At least that's what Marne Wills-Cuellar and Carlos Cuellar believe. They're the longtime co-owners...

Dave Chappelle to make Colorado stop
Dave Chappelle to make Colorado stop

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Wed, Mar 22, 2017

The dark days after Dave Chappelle left his hit sketch comedy series "Chappelle's Show" and seemingly disappeared are long gone. It was announced...

Microbrew fans around Colorado Springs have plenty to look forward to Wednesday
Microbrew fans around Colorado Springs have plenty to look forward to Wednesday

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Microbrew fans can get their swag on Wednesday, when the celebration of Colorado Craft Beer Week marks hump day with a fundraising pour and giveaway at...

Must See Must Do: Spamalot, the Harlem Globetrotters and a polar plunge
Must See Must Do: Spamalot, the Harlem Globetrotters and a polar plunge

By: Linda Navarro - 0 Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Sacred and secular music for women's voices is brought to First Christian Church when the Saint Mary's College Women's Choir makes a tour stop at 7...

Two different comics, longtime friends banter on stage in 'Divided Comedy Tour'
Two different comics, longtime friends banter on stage in 'Divided Comedy Tour'

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Wed, Mar 22, 2017

Everybody knows you're not supposed to talk about race, politics or religion. Except comedians Ty Barnett and Ian Harris - that's all they want to...

Stage events in Colorado Springs starting the week of March 23, 2017
Stage events in Colorado Springs starting the week of March 23, 2017

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Wed, Mar 22, 2017

STAGE OPENING "Divided Comedy Tour" - With Ty Barnett and Ian Harris, 8 p.m. Thursday, Stargazers Theatre and Event Center, 10 S. Parkside Drive,...

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