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Study finds that ski industry adds $4.8 billion to Colorado economy

By: STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com

If you live in Colorado, the leading ski state in North America, you probably already suspect that the skiing and snowboarding industry is a mountain of a force.

A study released Wednesday revealed how...

Cattifying a home can help ease behavior issues, Colorado Springs-area expert says

By: STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com

It's said that dogs play checkers and cats play chess. When the game board is your home - and you're living with a feline grandmaster - the dynamic can be stress-inducing for all parties.

Rover's messages...

First United Methodist Church to present (nearly) complete 'Messiah' in Colorado Springs

By: STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com

Though the composer didn't originally intend his most famous work as Christmas music, the rousing "Hallelujah" chorus from George Frideric Handel's "Messiah" has become a tradition and sacred component of the...

Colorado Springs' Temple Beit Torah hosts special Hanukkah lighting ceremony

By: STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com

The lighting of the hanukkiah is a core component of the Jewish celebration of Hanukkah, in the home and as a faith community.

The special, nine-pronged menorah commemorates the 2nd century B.C. victory by...

Colorado Springs LDS church hosts creche exhibit, live Nativity

By: Stephanie Earls stephanie.earls@gazette.com

When Jenny and Tim Allen agreed to take on the roles of Mary and Joseph in their church's live Nativity a decade ago, a family holiday tradition was born.

"At the time, we were expecting our fourth child so...

Register now for Colorado Springs' charity 5K Glow Run

By: STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com

Many hands make light work, and in Colorado Springs they make for a shining spectacle that supports area nonprofits and ushers in the city's annual holiday parade.

The second annual Holiday 5K Glow Run, a...

The Gazette's 2015 Gift Guide: Pets

By: STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com

When it comes to deposits at the base of trees, your dog is the perennial master. Once a year, though, we get to take the lead and ask that age-old question: If I were my pet, what (other) gift would I most like to...

Colorado Springs Broncos fans continue epic tailgating legacy at Mile High

By: Stephanie Earls stephanie.earls@gazette.com

When you're a tailgating celebrity on home turf, you know where to pregame - the spots with the best food, most fun, where fans consistently take their passion a step above. That's why Pompom Monster's canvass in...