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Grocery chain seeks to move its North Academy Boulevard store in Colorado Springs

By: rich laden

Two retail mainstays along one of Colorado Springs' busiest shopping corridors might be on the move.

Lakewood-based Natural Grocers by Vitamin Cottage wants to relocate from a shopping center at 7690 N....

Broadmoor hotel in Colorado Springs again named five-diamond winner by AAA

By: rich laden

For the 40th consecutive year, The Broadmoor hotel is wearing diamonds - five of them.

AAA on Friday named the internationally known Colorado Springs resort as a five-diamond winner in its 2016 ratings of...

Frank Aries dies at 82; sought to develop the Banning Lewis Ranch in Colorado Springs

By: rich laden

Real estate developer Frank Aries, who led the effort in the 1980s to annex the massive Banning Lewis Ranch, died of leukemia Dec. 8 in Arizona, according to an obituary in a Tucson newspaper. He was 82.


Colorado Springs-area commercial real estate shows modest gains in 4th quarter

By: rich laden

The Pikes Peak region's commercial real estate market continued its recovery from the recession last year, albeit at a slow pace, according to a report this week by Turner Commercial Research of Colorado...

Developer of second hotel and waterpark in Colorado Springs aims for spring groundbreaking

By: rich laden

The developer of a second hotel and waterpark project planned for Colorado Springs’ north side said he expects to start construction in the spring after months of weather and utility delays.

The Colorado...

Sprouts grocery sets opening date for second Colorado Springs store, seeks job applicants

By: rich laden

Sprouts Farmers Market, the Arizona-based natural foods grocer, will expand its presence in Colorado Springs when it opens its second location March 9 on the city's far north side.

Construction is wrapping...

Frittatas: Less fuss, all the yum of omelets2015 a good year for building Prairie Winds Elementary again tops in wrapper recycling

By: KATIE WORKMAN The Associated Press -rich laden -DEBBIE KELLEY


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- Divided 1 medium yellow onion
- Chopped 1 red bell pepper
- Cored and diced Kosher salt and ground black pepper
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Ex-Colorado Springs economic development official joins suburban Chicago firm

By: rich laden

Joe Raso, who resigned in late 2014 as president and CEO of the Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance, has joined a suburban Chicago economic development firm as its president.

Raso will work with...