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23 best bets for fun this Labor Day weekend in Colorado Springs and beyond

Fri, Sep 4, 2015 - 11:23 AM 0

There are plenty of great options for fun over Labor Day weekend in Colorado Springs and beyond. Here are a few of the best: First Friday...

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Manitou Springs' Commonwheel arts fest returns to Memorial Park for 40th year

Fri, Sep 4, 2015 - 1:41 PM 0

10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sunday and Monday, Manitou Springs Memorial Park, 502 Manitou Ave.; free admission; or...

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Multimedia performance honors lives of Colorado Springs residents
By: Jen Mulson - 0 14 hr ago

By ARCOS Dance, 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday, Cornerstone Arts Center, 825 N. Cascade Ave., Colorado College, free, tickets at Worner Center Desk,...

Table Talk: Colorado Springs former chef of The Warehouse Restaurant takes back the kitchen
By: Teresa Farney - 0 14 hr ago

James Africano, who was the executive chef at The Warehouse Restaurant, 25 W. Cimarron St., from 1997 to mid-2007, has returned to the eatery.


LIST: 8 places for adventure in Colorado
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Hike to Hanging Lake/Spouting Rock: This 1-mile trail near Glenwood Springs includes 1,000 feet of elevation gain. The destination - an amazingly...

List of fall movie previews led by 007, Katniss Everdeen
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NEW YORK - Though the fall movie season is traditionally the time of year when Hollywood gets serious, this fall is stuffed with spectacles.


Balloons to fly at inaugural Colorado Springs Labor Day Lift Off
By: Jen Mulson - 0 20 hr ago

5:30-11 a.m. and 4-10 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, 5:30-11 a.m. Monday; opening ceremonies 6:30 a.m., first wave of balloons lifts off at 7 a.m., second...

'Mistress America': Screwball sister romp
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Starring Lola Kirke, Joel Marsh Garland, Rebecca Henderson, Greta Gerwig, Michael Chernus, Heather Lind; directed by Noah Baumbach; 86 minutes; R for...

Colorado Springs area music events starting Sept. 4, 2015
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- Ancient Mariner - 962 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs; 685-5503,

- Back East Bar and Grill -...

Colorado Springs area stage events starting Sept. 4, 2015
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"Funny First Friday" - With Darius Bradford and Friends, 9 p.m. Friday, The Gold Room, 18 S. Nevada Ave., $20;...

Colorado Springs area art events starting Sept. 4, 2015
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First Friday - 5-8 p.m. Friday, art walk, entertainment, galleries open, downtown Colorado Springs, Old Colorado City, Cañon...

Colorado music, stage, art events and festivals starting Sept. 4, 2015
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'Private Lives' at TheatreWorks in Colorado Springs digs at marriage
By: Jen Mulson - 0 Thu, Sep 3, 2015

By TheatreWorks, opens Thursday, 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sept. 19 and 26, 4 p.m. Sundays, through Sept. 27, Dusty Loo Bon Vivant...

Dining Review: Downtown Colorado Springs restaurant known as popular lunch spot
By: - 0 Thu, Sep 3, 2015

Around since the late 1980s, the Ritz Grill should probably earn historic landmark status in the downtown dining scene. That's not, by any means, to...

Colorado coroner releases autopsy for 'Can't Buy Me Love' actress Amanda Peterson
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GREELEY — The death of Amanda Peterson, best known for her role in the 1987 romantic comedy "Can't Buy Me Love," was the result of an accidental...

Blog: Countdown to Starbucks pumpkin spice latte
By: Jen Mulson - 0 Wed, Sep 2, 2015

It's finally here, my fall-loving friends - the beloved, much ballyhooed pumpkin spice latte at Starbucks.

Start the fire and pull those cozy...

Merle Haggard performs at Pikes Peak Center in Colorado Springs
By: Jen Mulson - 0 Wed, Sep 2, 2015

Merle Haggard doesn't know the meaning of the word retirement.

A prime example - "Django and Jimmie," his latest collaboration with longtime...

Downtown What IF Festival to spark Springs innovation, collaboration
By: - 0 Tue, Sep 1, 2015

Prepare yourself for a party with endless possibilities!

From 10 a.m.-4 p.m. on September 19, the What If Festival of Innovation and...

The 10 Best "Key & Peele" sketches
By: Terry Terrones - 0 Tue, Sep 1, 2015

Comedy Central announced earlier this summer that “Key & Peele” will end its five year run in September. In honor of a show that’s provided...

James Bond author says Idris Elba is 'too street' to play the spy
By: - 0 Tue, Sep 1, 2015

Dear Anthony Horowitz,

We read your interview with The Daily Mail in which you claimed certified Adonis Idris Elba was “too street” to...

8 things to do at this year's Colorado State Fair
By: Jen Mulson - 0 Tue, Sep 1, 2015

The Colorado State Fair is a no-brainer come August.

Where else can you buy a bunch of greasy fair food and then ride death-defying carnival...

CineLatino Film Festival set in Denver
By: - 0 Tue, Sep 1, 2015

DENVER - The Denver Film Society will host the second annual CineLatino Film Festival on Sept. 24-27 to coincide with Hispanic Heritage month.