Business | Colorado Springs Gazette, News

Life: Health

Grandview now accredited for elective surgeries, government-based health insurance

Fri, Dec 2, 2016 - 8:35 PM 0

Colorado Springs' newest hospital is expanding its services. UCHealth Grandview Hospital received its latest accreditation this week - allowing doctors...

Business

U.S. unemployment rate hits 9-year low

Fri, Dec 2, 2016 - 7:47 AM 0

WASHINGTON — U.S. employers added a solid 178,000 jobs in November, reflecting the steady economy President-elect Donald Trump will inherit. And the...

Top Local Business

Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Rich Scholes, Ent Credit Union
Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Rich Scholes, Ent Credit Union

By: - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

Ent Credit Union has hired Rich Scholes as its senior vice president of planning and execution. Scholes has more than 13 years of experience in the...

Automakers top November sales estimates with holiday dealmaking
Automakers top November sales estimates with holiday dealmaking

By: - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

Automakers who fretted about November's slow start during a divisive election used Black Friday discounts and other deals to turn around their...

Mexico to Trump: Those Carrier jobs are not the story
Mexico to Trump: Those Carrier jobs are not the story

By: - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

MEXICO CITY - For the Mexican government, few goals seem more important than winning new foreign investment. The competition among Mexican states to...

Mortgage rates reach highs not seen in more than a year
Mortgage rates reach highs not seen in more than a year

By: - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

Mortgage rates sustained their upward march this week without any indication that their trajectory will slow anytime soon. Home loan rates had been...

Foreclosures decline again in Colorado Springs
Foreclosures decline again in Colorado Springs

By: Rich Laden - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

Fewer local homes and commercial properties fell into foreclosure last month, continuing a downward trend for much of this year, a report released...

Space Foundation hires Denver firm for CEO search
Space Foundation hires Denver firm for CEO search

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

The Space Foundation has hired Denver-based executive search firm McAleer Gray to conduct a global search for its CEO. Elliot Pulham resigned Oct. 24...

Longtime Colorado Springs radio executive Lou Mellini retiring March 3
Longtime Colorado Springs radio executive Lou Mellini retiring March 3

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

Lou Mellini, a fixture in the Colorado Springs radio industry since 1980, will sign off for the last time March 3. The 75-year-old vice president and...

Magic pipe: Carnival's Princess pays $40M fine for sea waste
Magic pipe: Carnival's Princess pays $40M fine for sea waste

By: - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

Magic pipe: Carnival's Princess pays $40M fine for sea waste MIAMI — Princess Cruise Lines will pay a $40 million penalty after pleading guilty to...

Colorado Springs area unemployment rate unchanged, job gains most since March
Colorado Springs area unemployment rate unchanged, job gains most since March

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

The Colorado Springs area unemployment rate remained unchanged from September in October at 3.9 percent even as nearly 1,000 people entered the job...

Third Space Coffee opens in north Colorado Springs
Third Space Coffee opens in north Colorado Springs

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

Third Space Coffee, 5670 N. Academy Blvd. in Colorado Springs, has opened. Third Space serves a wide variety of espresso drinks, pour overs, drips...

Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Geoff Webster
Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Geoff Webster

By: - 0 Wed, Nov 30, 2016

Rocky Mountain Group has hired Geoff Webster as senior geotechnical project engineer. Webster will focus on major commercial projects, developing...

Consumer-spending gain moderates as incomes increase

By: - 0 Wed, Nov 30, 2016

briefly October sees moderate personal spending rise Personal spending increased at a more moderate pace in October after the biggest gain in...

Dickey's Barbecue Pit coming downtown Colorado Springs
Dickey's Barbecue Pit coming downtown Colorado Springs

By: Rich Laden - 0 Wed, Nov 30, 2016

Dickey's Barbecue Pit, which has a handful of fast-casual restaurants in outlying areas of Colorado Springs, will open a smaller, satellite location...

Colorado chicken company expands products, territory
Colorado chicken company expands products, territory

By: - 0 Wed, Nov 30, 2016

ST. CLOUD, Minn. (AP) — The Midwest's largest chicken producer is being acquired by a rival company for $350 million. Pilgrim's Pride Corp., of...

S&P warns of possible downgrade for Colorado hospital giant’s debt
S&P warns of possible downgrade for Colorado hospital giant’s debt

By: Wayne Heilman - 0 Tue, Nov 29, 2016

S&P Global Ratings warned Tuesday it may lower its ratings on debt issued by Catholic Health Initiatives for a second time this year, based on...

National Business Headlines

1st nonstop commercial flight from Beijing arrives in Vegas

By: 0 Yesterday

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A little glitz and a sampling of a Las Vegas Strip dance and acrobatic performance marked the arrival of the first direct commercial...

Markets Right Now: A post-election rally runs out of gas

By: 0 Yesterday

NEW YORK (AP) — The latest on developments in financial markets (All times local): 4:00 p.m. Stocks are ending with tiny gains as a post-election...

Emails: LGBT law cost N. Carolina project with 700 jobs

By: 0 Yesterday

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Internal emails show that city and state officials blame a North Carolina law limiting LGBT protections for a company's decision...

Famously cold N. Dakota winter menaces pipeline protest camp
Famously cold N. Dakota winter menaces pipeline protest camp

By: 0 Yesterday

CANNON BALL, N.D. (AP) — So far, the hundreds of protesters fighting the Dakota Access pipeline have shrugged off the heavy snow, icy winds and frigid...

US health care tab hits $3.2T; fastest growth in 8 years
US health care tab hits $3.2T; fastest growth in 8 years

By: 0 Yesterday

WASHINGTON (AP) — The nation's health care tab grew at the fastest rate in eight years in 2015, driven by the coverage expansion in President Barack...

Trump forms an advisory group of CEOs for input on jobs
Trump forms an advisory group of CEOs for input on jobs

By: 0 Yesterday

NEW YORK (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump on Friday announced the formation of an advisory group of more than a dozen CEOs and business leaders who...

Jobs report shows Trump to inherit solid but uneven economy
Jobs report shows Trump to inherit solid but uneven economy

By: 0 Yesterday

WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. jobs report on Friday made one thing clear: President-elect Donald Trump will inherit the same two-track U.S. economy that...

Oldest maker of outdoor wear in US will be based in London

By: 0 Yesterday

WOOLRICH, Pa. (AP) — Pennsylvania's Woolrich Inc., the oldest manufacturer of outdoor wear in the United States, has merged with its European partner...

Supreme Court takes up hospital pension dispute

By: 0 Yesterday

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Supreme Court will decide whether some of the nation's largest health providers can rely on their church affiliations to avoid...

Recalls this week: dehumidifiers, espresso makers

By: 0 Yesterday

More than 2 million dehumidifiers are being recalled because they can overheat and catch fire. Other recalled consumer products this week include door...

BP to push ahead with big oil project in the Gulf of Mexico

By: 0 Yesterday

HOUSTON (AP) — BP PLC is moving ahead with a $9 billion oil project in the Gulf of Mexico after a cost-cutting redesign, a sign of confidence about...

Thomas Edison's lab door key, lightbulbs up for auction
Thomas Edison's lab door key, lightbulbs up for auction

By: 0 Yesterday

TRENTON, N.J. (AP) — Thomas Edison's door key to the 19th century lab in New Jersey where he invented the phonograph goes up for auction this weekend,...

US rig count up 4 this week to 597; Texas adds 7

By: 0 Yesterday

HOUSTON (AP) — The number of rigs exploring for oil and natural gas in the U.S. increased by four this week to 597. A year ago, 737 rigs were active....

1st US offshore wind farm to begin production within days

By: 0 Yesterday

PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) — There has been a hiccup at the nation's first offshore wind farm as it prepares to start delivering power. Deepwater Wind,...

House passes $611 billion defense policy bill by wide margin
House passes $611 billion defense policy bill by wide margin

By: 0 Yesterday

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican-led House on Friday overwhelmingly backed a $611 billion defense policy bill that rejects a number of President Barack...

Unemployment drops for black Americans and high school grads

By: 0 Yesterday

WASHINGTON (AP) — Many black Americans and people with only a high school education found jobs in November, helping reduce their unemployment rates to...

Mall of America, nation's biggest, hires first black Santa
Mall of America, nation's biggest, hires first black Santa

By: 0 Yesterday

BLOOMINGTON, Minn. (AP) — The nation's largest mall is hosting its first-ever black Santa Claus this this weekend. The Star-Tribune reports The Mall...

How a Trump administration could shape the internet
How a Trump administration could shape the internet

By: 0 Yesterday

Under a President Donald Trump, cable and phone companies could gain new power to influence what you do and what you watch online — not to mention how...

Where Americans found jobs: Offices, clinics, construction

By: 0 Yesterday

WASHINGTON (AP) — If you were looking for a job last month, you might have found plenty of opportunities in white-collar offices, health care,...

Incoming Treasury Sec. Mnuchin steps down from Sears board
Incoming Treasury Sec. Mnuchin steps down from Sears board

By: 0 Yesterday

NEW YORK (AP) — Steven Mnuchin, who was nominated by Donald Trump as the next Treasury secretary, is stepping down from the board at Sears. Mnuchin,...

Ford recalls 680,000 cars; seat belts may not hold in crash
Ford recalls 680,000 cars; seat belts may not hold in crash

By: 0 Yesterday

DETROIT (AP) — Ford is recalling more than 680,000 midsize sedans mainly in North America because the front seat belts may not hold people in a crash....

Submit Your Business Press Release

Submit Press Release

Colorado Springs Guns & Ammo presents its new Falcon Location

Thu, Nov 3, 2016 - 7:06 AM 0

Colorado Springs Guns & Ammo is excited to announce the opening of its brand new location in Falcon. The locally owned and operated guns and...

Movers & Shakers

Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Geoff Webster
By: - Wed, Nov 30, 2016
Colorado Springs Movers & Shakers: Matt McAninch
By: - Tue, Nov 29, 2016

Business videos:

Old fashioned business, with a side of new technology

Fri, Oct 28, 2016 - 12:53 PM 0

Ray Holt grew up in Colorado Springs spending a lot of time at the Knob Hill Auction Barn with his family. “We took vegetables down to the...

Leading Lawyers

Most Read