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Rich Laden

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  • Athena Award goes to Colorado Springs City Councilwoman Jan Martin

    Updated: Wed, Apr 23, 2014

    City Councilwoman Jan Martin has followed women who have been role models for her in politics and in the community, and she takes pride in mentoring young people who now follow her. For her mentoring efforts, community work and service to others, Martin was honored as the 2014 Athena...

  • Former Colorado Springs grocery store getting a new tenant; company expanding workforce thanks to move

    Updated: Wed, Apr 23, 2014

    Camerons Products, a Colorado Springs designer and wholesaler of cookware, grills, smokers and other speciality kitchen and barbecue items for nearly 30 years, is moving to a larger location and roughly tripling the size of its operation and workforce. The company has leased the...

  • Colorado Springs sales tax collections inch upward in March

    Updated: Sat, Apr 19, 2014

    Colorado Springs sales tax collections - a key revenue source that funds city government spending - rose slightly last month, continuing an early trend of slow gains in 2014. Sales tax revenues totaled $9.1 million in March, a 1.1 percent increase over the same month a year earlier,...

  • Cottonwood Artists' School building in Colorado Springs hit with foreclosure notice

    Updated: Fri, Apr 18, 2014

    The nonprofit Cottonwood Artists' School, which operates the Cottonwood Center for the Arts, has been hit with a foreclosure notice on its downtown building where artists rent studio space and conduct classes and workshops. The Cottonwood Artists' School owes $2.6 million toward its...

  • New York real estate firm pays $48.5 million for Colorado Springs apartment complex

    Updated: Wed, Apr 16, 2014

    A New York firm that has bought and sold several Colorado Springs apartment complexes has paid $48.5 million for the 364-unit Bella Springs Apartments on the city's far north side. The Praedium Group, a privately held real estate investment trust, bought the complex from an...

  • Colorado Springs pitch night organizers broaden efforts by joining state group

    Updated: Tue, Apr 15, 2014

    The organizers of a Colorado Springs pitch night are pitching a bigger tent. Peak Startup, a nonprofit that promotes the area's entrepreneurial community and holds a monthly pitch night in the Springs, will become part of New Tech Colorado, a larger group that holds similar events in...

  • The Gazette and reporter Dave Philipps win Pulitzer Prize

    Updated: Tue, Apr 15, 2014

    The Gazette’s Dave Philipps has been awarded the Pulitzer Prize in the category of national reporting for “Other than Honorable,” a three-day series that examined how soldiers injured during war were being discharged with no benefits. The award was announced Monday by Pulitzer...

  • Q&A: Innovate Colorado Springs initiative seeks to foster an entrepreneurial spirit

    Updated: Fri, Apr 11, 2014

    Creating an environment that fosters business innovation within a community no doubt takes longer than a few days. But Colorado Springs-area business and civic leaders hope to lay the groundwork for economic growth next week when they engage in some serious brainstorming over four...

  • Broadmoor hotel buying Colorado Springs tourist attraction

    Updated: Fri, Apr 11, 2014

    The Broadmoor hotel has agreed to buy Seven Falls, a majestic series of waterfalls in South Cheyenne Canyon that's one of the premier tourist attractions in the Pikes Peak region. Seven Falls, a mile from the hotel in southwest Colorado Springs, has been owned by the Hill family...

  • History of Seven Falls, Colorado Springs overlap

    Published: Fri, Apr 11, 2014

    Seven Falls' natural beauty was recognized long before it became a popular Pikes Peak region tourist attraction. In December 1872, a year after Gen. William Jackson Palmer founded Colorado Springs, Nathaniel Colby homesteaded 160 acres that included what would become Seven Falls and...

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