Jen Mulson

Entertainment Reporter

  • Blog: Thinx for the ladies

    Updated: 8 min ago

    This might be a delicate subject for some readers, but it's a fact of life. Women have menstrual cycles. My Facebook page and a couple of other websites I visit have mentioned a new way to deal with it lately -- Thinx. They're actual underwear that you wear during a cycle. The makers...

  • Local artist featured in Georgia O'Keeffe show at Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

    Updated: 18 hr ago

    Karen Khoury never cries over spilled paint. In fact, she relishes pouring vividly colored craft and house paint onto large pieces of plastic painting tarps stretched across the concrete floor of her downtown studio. When the paint dries, it resembles a plastic material that's easily...

  • Blog: Start baking, pie contest coming up

    Updated: 18 hr ago

    You know that old hand me down blackberry pie recipe from great aunt Gerda? Dust it off - it's time to enter Manitou Springs' “Good Old Summertime Ice Cream Social & Pie Baking Contest." Contestants are needed. Pick up an application at the Manitou Springs Chamber of...

  • List: Loads of free summer concert series in Pikes Peak region parks

    Updated: 20 hr ago

    Clean up the folding chairs, pack a picnic and head to a free concert in one of the numerous parks across the Pikes Peak region. This summer, you can find live music almost every night of the week, with opportunities to hear your favorite local bands or to check out new musicians...

  • Colorado Music Hall of Fame relocates to Trading Post at Red Rocks

    Published: Mon, Jun 29, 2015

    What do John Denver, Judy Collins and Flash Cadillac all have in common? They're Colorado musicians who are also members of the Colorado Music Hall of Fame. The nonprofit organization recently relocated from its temporary home at 1stBank Center in Broomfield to its permanent,...

  • A dozen Georgia O'Keeffe works on exhibit at Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

    Updated: Sun, Jun 28, 2015

    Georgia O'Keeffe's work has tugged at art enthusiasts and casual observers for almost a century. Even if they don't know her name, they recognize the images she favored so often: extreme close-ups of bright yellow calla lilies, pink and purple pansies, and black irises; New York City...

  • Competing racers, cars, motorcycles featured at downtown Colorado Springs Hill Climb fan fest

    Updated: Fri, Jun 26, 2015

    5-10 p.m. Friday, downtown along Tejon Street, from Platte Avenue to Colorado Avenue, free; 685-4400, When Spencer Penrose proposed a race to the top of Pikes Peak on his newly converted Pikes Peak Highway in 1915, surely he was met with a few side eyes. The...

  • Blog: Backstage party with Springs Ensemble Theatre

    Updated: Fri, Jun 26, 2015

    Here's your chance to rub elbows with the actors you see on stage at Springs Ensemble Theatre and other companies around town.  SET will host the Backstage Summer Jam Sessions on Saturday, June 27, for adults and kids alike. Adults can drink Bristol beer and wine and play games...

  • Blog: Ryan Tedder guitar up for auction at Pickin’ on the Divide

    Updated: Fri, Jun 26, 2015

    Ever hear of One Republic? They're just a little rock band with three Colorado members, including Ryan Tedder and Zach Filkins, who met in 1996 while attending Colorado Springs Christian School. Well, they've done pretty well for themselves in the music business, winning...

  • Blog: Poor Richard’s Rico’s Café & Wine Bar celebrates same-sex marriage decision

    Updated: Fri, Jun 26, 2015

    The folks at Poor Richard's are celebrating the Supreme Court's landmark decision guaranteeing people the right to same-sex marriage. Head to Rico's Café & Wine Bar today to raise a free toast. What: Free three ounce pours of wine and beer When:  Friday, June 26...

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