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Jen Mulson

Entertainment Reporter

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

    Updated: 4 hr ago

    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...

  • Flu season unpredictable, vaccine can help

    Updated: 8 hr ago

    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: Free Tesla lecture at Colorado College


    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


    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...