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Linda Navarro

Charity Events Columnist

  • Must Do Must See: Your guide to the weekend and beyond

    Updated: Fri, Jun 20, 2014

    Time to dream about cars. And you can touch them and sit in them, too. The Colorado Springs Auto Dealers Association rolls out the newest vehicles in the Pikes Peak International Auto Show this weekend. Drool a bit from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday at...

  • Around Town: In honor of diversity, pride, equality

    Updated: Thu, Jun 19, 2014

    Diversity. Pride. Equality. It's a Springs Thing. That motto is displayed on various Citizens Project billboards, and it was the theme of the Creating Community Breakfast on June 8.

  • AROUND TOWN: Breast-cancer survivors in pink hats celebrate life

    Published: Thu, Jun 19, 2014

    Celebration Saturday looked a bit like the Kentucky Derby because of the big, festive hats. With one exception - all the hats were pink

  • AROUND TOWN: Heather Campbell Chaney's environmental legacy

    Updated: Tue, Jun 10, 2014

    Heather Campbell Chaney is opening up the natural world to children once again this summer, teaching them the environmental ethics of a sustainable future.

  • AROUND TOWN: Silver Key finds silver linings at breakfast

    Updated: Mon, Jun 9, 2014

    Busy years are coming up for Silver Key Senior Services and the agency is already running at warp speed.

  • AROUND TOWN: Broadmoor Garden Club's Magical May tablescapes

    Updated: Sat, Jun 7, 2014

    ith gardens abloom with fresh flowers, now's the perfect time to bring those wonderful scents and colors indoors and experiment with pretty arrangements for the table. But don't stop there. The Broadmoor Garden Club recently filled the Penrose House Pavilion tent with year-round...

  • Must Do Must See: What's happening around Colorado Springs this weekend

    Updated: Fri, Jun 6, 2014

    Here's a look at some of the best events happening around the Pikes Peak region during the next week: FRIDAY - What a weekend: gems and minerals, mastadons and mammoths, and gold panning. The Western Museum of Mining & Industry, 225 Northgate Blvd., teams with the Colorado...

  • AROUND TOWN: Pikes Peak United Way honors companies, volunteers

    Published: Thu, Jun 5, 2014

    A successful 2013-14 Pikes Peak United Way campaign impacted 142,000 local lives and brought in $5,707,478, it was announced Tuesday. Receiving a new award, Leaders in Collaboration, were companies whose volunteers built a playground for the Salvation Army after-school program:...

  • AROUND TOWN: KPWE graduates, Nancy Lewis honored at UCCS

    Published: Thu, Jun 5, 2014

    For 10 years the Karen Possehl Women's Endowment has made it possible for nontraditional women students at the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs to pursue their college degrees, something many had never even daydreamed could happen. Some had faced life changes, some were...

  • Fun Guide: Art exhibits

    Updated: Sun, May 18, 2014

    - "Chihuly Rediscovered" and "Chihuly," and This spring and summer the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center is showcasing the glass artwork of Dale Chihuly. Meanwhile, the Denver Botanic Gardens opens an outdoor Chihuly exhibit on June 14 that runs...