Rich Laden

Business/News Business Reporter

Darryl Glenn, El Paso County Commissioner, hugs his daughters, Kristy and Ashley, as he leads in early election results during the U.S. Senate Republican Primary in the Rocky Mountain Ballroom of The Broadmoor on Tuesday, June 28, 2016. Photo by Stacie Scott, The Gazette
A Circle K convenience store at Pikes Peak and Hancock avenues in Colorado Springs was a busy place for motorists filling up Monday. Area gas prices have ticked downward over the last two weeks, according to a national price survey, and fallout from Britain's decision to leave the European Union could lead to further declines. RICH LADEN, THE GAZETTE
Nearly 250 apartments planned for Colorado Springs' northeast side
Nearly 250 apartments planned for Colorado Springs' northeast side. Photo by Mark Reis, The Gazette
Applebee's IHOP
** FILE ** An IHOP restaurant is shown in Burbank, Calif. in this July 16, 2007 file photo. (AP Photo/Nick Ut, file)
Preliminary concept renderings for the United States Olympic Museum were released at a press conference Thursday, May 14, 2015. Courtesy of Diller Scofidio and Renfro
Sisters Janet Kemper, left, and Jeanne Kemper, pictured Friday, June 17, 2106, are closing the Kemper Galleries started by their father George Kemper after 47 years in Colorado Springs. (The Gazette, Christian Murdock)
Artist's drawing of the Sports Medicine and Performance Center. Image from