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Jen Mulson

Entertainment Reporter

  • Flu season unpredictable, vaccine can help

    Updated: Wed, Oct 1, 2014

    The cooling weather and shorter days bring us indoors and closer together - the perfect mix for a flu invasion. The flu, a contagious respiratory illness, typically starts making its appearance around October and can last well into May, said Melissa Voutsalath, a family medicine...

  • Blog: Film 'Valley Uprising' about rock climbing counterculture

    Updated: Tue, Sep 30, 2014

    If you're into scaling big rocks, you'll probably be into the feature-length documentary, "Valley Uprising," at Armstrong Theater at Colorado College. From the press release: "Sender Films, have made a feature-length documentary about the counterculture history of rock...

  • Blog: Free Tesla lecture at Colorado College

    Updated: Mon, Sep 29, 2014

    This summer I learned that readers love Nikola Tesla, the inventor who lived in the Knob Hill neighborhood of the Springs for eight months in 1899-1900. On Thursday, Oct. 2, you have another chance to quench your thirst for all things Tesla. W. Bernard Carlson, the author of the...

  • Artists celebrate Tesla in currents, frequencies and waves in Colorado Springs exhibit

    Updated: Mon, Sep 29, 2014

    Works by David Fodel, Matthew Ostrowski, Michel de Broin, Dmitry Gelfand and Evelina Domnitch, Björn Schüelke, neuroTransmitter and Dove Bradshaw, opening reception 
4:30 p.m. Thursday, runs through Oct. 18, I.D.E.A. Space, Cornerstone Arts Center, Colorado College, 825 N. Cascade...

  • Inaugural tattoo show in Colorado Springs full of patriotism

    Updated: Fri, Sep 26, 2014

    7:30 p.m. Saturday, Broadmoor World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd., $19-$78; 520-7469,, This tattoo isn't the permanent kind. The inaugural Colorado International Tattoo is a large, colorful spectacle that celebrates patriotism with music, pipes and...

  • More kegs and wiener dogs at this year's Oktoberfest

    Updated: Fri, Sep 26, 2014

    4-11 p.m. Friday, 11 a.m.-
11 p.m. Saturday, noon-6 p.m. Sunday, Security Service Field, 4385 Tutt Blvd., $10-$14, $8-$12 active military and 65 and older, $5 ages 6-20, $28 weekend pass; 635-8803, csoktober Something else: Wiener dog races, 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday....

  • Blog: October is Arts Month

    Updated: Thu, Sep 25, 2014

    Something feels a little special about October, doesn't it? Perhaps because it's Arts Month. The Cultural Office of the Pikes Peak Region (COPPeR) will kick-off the month-long appreciation with Artini, a free public event, at The Mansion downtown. Talented members of our community...

  • Impersonator shines light on the legendary Will Rogers

    Published: Thu, Sep 25, 2014

    You think you know somebody, and then a historical impersonator comes along and changes everything. Doug Watson, a longtime Will Rogers impersonator from Oklahoma, recently shed light on the local Will Rogers Shrine of the Sun, a tall, imposing tomb on the side of Cheyenne Mountain...

  • Blog: To flu shot or not to flu shot?

    Updated: Wed, Sep 24, 2014

    I don't have good feelings about flu shots. Maybe because the one time I can remember receiving one, many years ago now, I passed out almost immediately afterward. Of course, nine times out of 10, I pass right the heck out after any sort of needle invades my body, so I shouldn't...

  • Rock Ledge Ranch Traditional Powwow set to make history Saturday

    Updated: Tue, Sep 23, 2014

    Native American veterans in headdresses. Rattling gourds. Traditional Native American drumming. And a new princess. History will be made Saturday at the Fifth Annual Garden of the Gods Rock Ledge Ranch Traditional Powwow. For the first time in almost four decades, a powwow princess...