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BamPaws: Dream of following father's, grandfather's entrepreneurial footsteps almost became nightmare

Sat, Apr 29, 2017 - 3:35 PM 0

When his family's warehouse south of downtown Colorado Springs was about to become vacant, David Flaks had a dream of duplicating the entrepreneurial...

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Ted Rayburn: Workforce is changing, and some are left behind

Sat, Apr 29, 2017 - 2:19 PM 0

I was struck recently by a Wall Street Journal online opinion column by Ben Sasse, junior U.S. senator from Nebraska and a historian and ex-college...

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Plaza of the Rockies restaurant Nosh closes to make way for new venture with downtown developer
Plaza of the Rockies restaurant Nosh closes to make way for new venture with downtown developer

By: Tom Roeder - 0 3 hr ago

Upscale Plaza of the Rockies restaurant Nosh closed its doors Saturday to make way for a new venture in partnership with developer Nor'wood, Blue Star...

'Urban Living Tour' introduces residents to downtown Colorado Springs lifestyle
'Urban Living Tour' introduces residents to downtown Colorado Springs lifestyle

By: Rachel Riley - 0 4 hr ago

Standing between the exposed brick walls of her Tejon Street loft in downtown Colorado Springs on Saturday, Wylene Carol fielded question after...

Coming Sunday: The changing influence and growing impact of marijuana in Colorado
Coming Sunday: The changing influence and growing impact of marijuana in Colorado

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Since Colorado voters enshrined recreational cannabis in the state constitution and the first stores opened on Jan. 1, 2014, marijuana had burgeoned...

AROUND TOWN: Goodwill awards 'Discover Our Stars'
AROUND TOWN: Goodwill awards 'Discover Our Stars'

By: Linda Navarro - 0 6 hr ago

The ballrooms were full as the stars came out for Discover Goodwill's Annual Dinner. There were honoree stars, community partners and other celestial...

Coal jobs continue slide in Colorado as renewables rise
Coal jobs continue slide in Colorado as renewables rise

By: Liz Forster - 0 18 hr ago

As political rhetoric about the revitalization of the coal industry continues to come out of the White House, new statistics say the opposite,...

Colorado Springs area business events starting April 30, 2017

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 20 hr ago

MONDAY Online Reputation Management: Crafting Your Public Perception - 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., The Warehouse, 25 S. Cimarron St., $20. Registration:...

Jane Young: What you should think about before becoming self-employed
Jane Young: What you should think about before becoming self-employed

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Going out on your own as an independent contractor, a consultant or a small-business owner is a major decision that can have significant financial...

Jim Flynn: Giving for the rest of us
Jim Flynn: Giving for the rest of us

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The very wealthy, after they tire of buying oceanfront property and exotic automobiles (and sometimes even before), will often set up private...

Don't let Congress block consumer protections for prepaid card users
Don't let Congress block consumer protections for prepaid card users

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If you use a prepaid card - and millions of you do - take heed because there's an effort in Congress to block new rules that would give you the kind of...

Marissa Mayer's Yahoo stake is worth $186 million ahead of sale to Verizon
Marissa Mayer's Yahoo stake is worth $186 million ahead of sale to Verizon

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As Yahoo nears its much-delayed vote on June 8 over the sale of its internet business to Verizon, the company released its definitive proxy statement...

5 apps to help grads start saving and investing
5 apps to help grads start saving and investing

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You've got the diploma. You've moved over your tassel. Now the real work begins. When you're paying off student loans, saving and investing may seem...

More than half of adults fail financial literacy test

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April was crunch time for taxes, and while your personal numbers are fresh in mind, the financial services industry highlights a host of events and...

America's manliest industries are all competing for women
America's manliest industries are all competing for women

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Baby boomers are retiring in droves, vacating construction sites and body shops and 18-wheelers. Now America's male-dominated industries, faced with a...

Briefcase

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- The Space Foundation has been designated by The NonProfit Times and Best Companies Group as among the 50 Best Nonprofit Organizations to Work For in...

Pollution-control equipment firm paid $110M by Colorado Springs Utilities shut down
Pollution-control equipment firm paid $110M by Colorado Springs Utilities shut down

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Fri, Apr 28, 2017

Neumann Systems Group Inc., which developed and installed controversial pollution-control equipment at the Martin Drake Power Plant in downtown...

National Business Headlines

Yo ho ho! Pennsylvania aims to smash US embargo on Cuban rum
Yo ho ho! Pennsylvania aims to smash US embargo on Cuban rum

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — The agency that controls Pennsylvania's state-owned wine and liquor stores is working to lift the embargo on Cuban rum. Getting...

The Latest: Trump says he's had tougher gig than presidency
The Latest: Trump says he's had tougher gig than presidency

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump (all times local): 11:05 a.m. President Donald Trump says he's had tougher jobs, but...

Cedar Point, Knott's Berry Farm adds metal detectors
Cedar Point, Knott's Berry Farm adds metal detectors

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SANDUSKY, Ohio (AP) — Amusement park visitors to the "Roller Coaster Capital of the World" can expect slightly longer wait times to pass through new...

At 100 days in, Trump seems both outsider and insider
At 100 days in, Trump seems both outsider and insider

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — President Donald Trump is turning from his dramatic debut as an outsider president to advancing his plans to cut taxes and get...

At 100 days in, Trump rallies backers in PA, claims 'change'
At 100 days in, Trump rallies backers in PA, claims 'change'

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HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — President Donald Trump on Saturday marked his 100th day in office by claiming historic action on his agenda, renewing promises...

Hacker claims release of stolen copies of Netflix series
Hacker claims release of stolen copies of Netflix series

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A hacker claims to have followed through on a threat to release several episodes from the upcoming season of Netflix's hit series...

The Latest: Trump attacks news media on night of dinner
The Latest: Trump attacks news media on night of dinner

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on President Donald Trump's 100th day in office Saturday (all times EDT): 8:10 p.m. President Donald Trump is issuing a...

Thousands brave weather to protest Trump climate policies
Thousands brave weather to protest Trump climate policies

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SEATTLE (AP) — Thousands of people across the U.S. marched in rain, snow and sweltering heat Saturday to demand action on climate change — mass...

AP FACT CHECK: Have Trump aides caught his exaggeration bug?
AP FACT CHECK: Have Trump aides caught his exaggeration bug?

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WASHINGTON (AP) — The administration officials who gave President Donald Trump's tax plan a splashy debut in recent days seem to have caught the...

The Latest: Climate protesters in Chicago target Trump Tower
The Latest: Climate protesters in Chicago target Trump Tower

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CHICAGO (AP) — The Latest on climate marches around the U.S. Saturday (all times local): 4:10 p.m. Thousands of people have marched through downtown...

The Latest: Hacker releases stolen copies of Netflix series
The Latest: Hacker releases stolen copies of Netflix series

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SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — The Latest on a hacker releasing stolen copies of a Netflix series(all times local): 11:35 a.m. A hacker claims to have followed...

For Trump in White House, conflicts of interest range widely
For Trump in White House, conflicts of interest range widely

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NEW YORK (AP) — When it comes to avoiding conflicts of interest in the White House, President Donald Trump has ripped up the playbook in his first 100...

US probes GM headlight failures, may add vehicles to recall

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DETROIT (AP) — The U.S. government is investigating whether General Motors should add about 312,000 vehicles to a 2015 recall for headlights that can...

Farms' thirst for water roils Wisconsin's central sands
Farms' thirst for water roils Wisconsin's central sands

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TOWN OF OASIS, Wis. (AP) — Cris Van Houten thought he was getting a little bit of paradise when he built his house on Huron Lake in Wisconsin's central...

Experts: Long road ahead for Trump offshore drilling order
Experts: Long road ahead for Trump offshore drilling order

By: 0 Yesterday

President Donald Trump's executive order seeking to find new ocean expanses in the Atlantic and the Arctic for offshore drilling isn't likely to reach...

US economy expanded at weakest pace in 3 years
US economy expanded at weakest pace in 3 years

By: 0 Yesterday

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. economy turned in the weakest performance in three years in the January-March quarter as consumers sharply slowed their...

Coca-Cola: Philadelphia's tax on sweetened drinks is hurting

By: 0 Fri, Apr 28, 2017

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Coca-Cola says Philadelphia's new tax on sweetened drinks is seriously hurting their business in the city. According to a story on...

Trump will zero in on trade agreements during 100th day
Trump will zero in on trade agreements during 100th day

By: 0 Fri, Apr 28, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump will spend his 100th day in office talking tough on trade in one of the states that delivered his unlikely...

West Coast dockworkers to vote on deal seeking labor peace
West Coast dockworkers to vote on deal seeking labor peace

By: 0 Fri, Apr 28, 2017

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Dockworkers were given the chance Friday to vote on a new contract extension that could provide long-term labor peace at West...

Federal energy regulator says she won't seek new term

By: 0 Fri, Apr 28, 2017

WASHINGTON (AP) — One of the two remaining members of the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission says she will not seek a second term, a move that could...

Review: Coal terminal would boost global climate-warming gas
Review: Coal terminal would boost global climate-warming gas

By: 0 Fri, Apr 28, 2017

SEATTLE (AP) — A coal-export terminal proposed in Washington state would increase cancer risks for some residents, make rail accidents more likely and...

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Movers & Shakers

Movers & Shakers: Gloria A. Brooks
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Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Edward Priem II
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Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Sarah Stafford
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Pikes Peak Association of REALTORS® Open House Weekend returns

Wed, Apr 12, 2017 - 10:40 AM 0

Spring is here and with it comes beautiful weather, longer days and the perfect opportunity to browse all of the fresh new inventory in the...

Leadership Pikes Peak Gala returns, highlighting community leaders from the 70s to today

Fri, Apr 14, 2017 - 3:12 PM 0

What does it mean to be a leader? Leadership Pikes Peak, a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization founded in 1976, believes it means being a good...

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