More Jen Mulson Articles

Jen Mulson

Entertainment Reporter

  • Blog: My crush on the USA Pro Challenge

    Updated: Fri, Aug 15, 2014

    That's what happened this month, when I had to write a couple of stories about the USA Pro Challenge. That's the bike bike race that has caused such a stir in town the last few years.

  • World famous cyclists race through Colorado Springs

    Published: Fri, Aug 15, 2014

    Some of the best cyclists in the world will race through Colorado Springs on Thursday. For the third time in four years, Colorado Springs made the cut as one of the seven stages of the USA Pro Challenge. The 524-mile race begins Monday in Aspen and finishes Aug. 24 in Denver. Riders...

  • Top Air Force performers bring a little bit of home to service personnel in their free variety show

    Published: Thu, Aug 14, 2014

    7:30 p.m. Thursday, Arnold Hall, Air Force Academy, 2308 Cadet Drive, free; 333-4497,
my-concerts. Tops in Blue is a traveling morale boost. Made up of 35 to 40 active duty Air Force men and women, the musical 
variety show has traveled the world for more...

  • Kidz Bop Kids turns Top 40 kid-friendly

    Published: Thu, Aug 14, 2014

    7 p.m. Friday, Pikes Peak Center,
190 S. Cascade Ave., $25.50-$45.50; 520-7469, Kidz Bop's mission is simple: Take popular Top 40 songs, rewrite the lyrics in a kid-friendly way and have kids perform them. "Happy" by Pharrell Williams. "Dark Horse" by Katy Perry....

  • Blog: Keeping up with Miguel Dakota

    Updated: Wed, Aug 13, 2014

    Who's keeping pace with our current claim to fame, Mr. Miguel Dakota, of Monument? He's on track to perform in one of the semi-final rounds on "America's Got Talent," either Tuesday, Aug. 26, or Tuesday, Sept. 2. In the meantime, to tide you over, here are a couple of shots of him...

  • Blog: I got the Dirty Dash blues

    Updated: Tue, Aug 12, 2014

    Friends, you'll never guess what I've gotten myself into. Well, maybe you can after reading the title of this blog post. My coworker, one Ms. Monica Mendoza, also known as the woman who keeps us up on the City Hall doings, managed to talk me into doing The Dirty Dash this weekend....

  • Blog: Dance party in Acacia Park

    Published: Tue, Aug 12, 2014

    Roll yourself out of bed, lazybones, and head to Acacia Park on Sunday morning. It's the Day of Dance at the Downtown Sunday Market. If you haven't heard, there's a new farmers market on Sundays in Acacia Park this summer. So, after you watch some sweet dance moves, you can fill up...

  • Cat fights one of the many attractions of 'Acrocats'

    Updated: Mon, Aug 11, 2014

    It all started with a cat named Tuna. Twelve years ago, animal trainer Samantha Martin was caring for an abandoned pregnant cat who gave birth to three white kittens. It was a bit distressing, as Martin wore a lot of black, she says, and wasn't sure about owning her first white cat....

  • Blog: What's the most famous you've ever been?

    Updated: Mon, Aug 11, 2014

    This blog comes courtesy of a conversation with a coworker I had this morning. How famous have you ever been? I'll share one of my claim to fame moments in the hopes it prompts some memories for you. And yes, of course I think it's a fun bit of Jennifer Mulson history. I spent my...

  • Air tricks, Tuskegee Airmen and 40 war aircrafts at Pikes Peak Regional Airshow

    Updated: Fri, Aug 8, 2014

    F4U Corsair. F7F Tigercat. B-25 Mitchell bomber. P-51C Mustang fighter. These World War II aircraft and about three dozen others will fly in from all over the country this weekend. They'll land at the Colorado Springs Airport for the first Pikes Peak Regional Airshow. "More than...