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The Broadmoor Resort's Penrose Room has a young turk with impressive culinary credentials

Thu, Apr 19, 2018 - 6:46 AM 0

Max Robbins' resume covers only eight years in a professional kitchen. It's short and sweet, but there's a lot of meat. The 29-year-old has been aligned...

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These five-ingredient, 10-minute peanut bars will be your new afternoon pick-me-up

Wed, Apr 18, 2018 - 8:15 AM 0

If making candy sounds intimidating, allow me to introduce you to my new friends, no-bake peanut bars. They'll remind you of a PayDay bar, but they also...

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With fees on the rise, spend a free day at Colorado's national parks
With fees on the rise, spend a free day at Colorado's national parks

By: Seth Boster - 0 8 hr ago

The price to see some of America's most wondrous outdoor places won't skyrocket as initially feared. But fees aren't getting cheaper at the national...

Colorado Springs area volunteer opportunities starting April 20, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Fri, Apr 20, 2018

These agencies need volunteer help. Call about specific opportunities and time commitment. - Amblicab - Volunteers needed as board members to help...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, April 20
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, April 20

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 19 hr ago

Here's a look at what's going on Friday in the Colorado Springs area:      FESTIVALS Through Saturday: UNC/Greeley Jazz...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Thursday, April 19
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Thursday, April 19

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Thursday in the Colorado Springs area:      MUSIC

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, April 21
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, April 21

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Saturday in the Colorado Springs area:      FESTIVALS Through Saturday: UNC/Greeley Jazz...

AROUND TOWN: Henjum Accolades went to those who work with seniors
AROUND TOWN: Henjum Accolades went to those who work with seniors

By: Linda Navarro - 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

The memory of the late Joe Henjum, co-founder and past president of the Senior Resource Council, was honored with the naming of the annual Senior...

AROUND TOWN: 'Miami Vice' takes over the Marriott for Tri-Lakes Chamber fun
AROUND TOWN: 'Miami Vice' takes over the Marriott for Tri-Lakes Chamber fun

By: Linda Navarro - 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

It was the return of Crockett and Tubbs and all the "Miami Vice" neon pinks and greens. Quite the colorful twist to the season-ender awards...

No, bacon does not make everything better
No, bacon does not make everything better

By: - 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

I'm sorry, but everything is not better with bacon. Cooks, chefs and recipe developers are practically obsessed with bacon, and I think I know why....

Recipes for recovery after long workouts? Colorado Springs swimmer and triathlete trainer has tips
Recipes for recovery after long workouts? Colorado Springs swimmer and triathlete trainer has tips

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

With our high altitude and dry climate, most exercise enthusiasts know it's vital to rehydrate when working out. "Drink every 15 minutes during your...

Colorado Springs area cooking classes and events starting April 18, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

Cooking classes, kitchen tours and other culinary events in and around Colorado Springs.

Wine Guy: Sustainable winegrowing is gaining international attention
Wine Guy: Sustainable winegrowing is gaining international attention

By: - 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

Over the 25 years I have been writing about wine, "sustainable farming" has spread around the world. But I was still surprised when I came across an...

A quick, Tandoori-style meal with ample shrimp
A quick, Tandoori-style meal with ample shrimp

By: - 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

Enough with shrimp dishes that skimp on the star ingredient. Here, a spice combination that beats any supermarket garam masala is stirred into yogurt...

One bowl and 20 minutes of work gets you this buttery, jammy, crunchy dessert
One bowl and 20 minutes of work gets you this buttery, jammy, crunchy dessert

By: - 0 Wed, Apr 18, 2018

Most of us can't whip up a pie on a whim. It's not the easiest thing to make, either. So what to do when the craving for a buttery crust and fruit...

4-year-old fighting cancer becomes honorary Colorado Springs police officer
4-year-old fighting cancer becomes honorary Colorado Springs police officer

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 Tue, Apr 17, 2018

Four-year-old Joshua Salmoiraghi wants to be a police officer so he can fight bad guys, but first he must tackle a different kind of fight: cancer....

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Wednesday, April 18
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Wednesday, April 18

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Tue, Apr 17, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Wednesday in the Colorado Springs area:      MUSIC

Get remodeling, renovating ideas at the HBA Home Show in Colorado Springs
Get remodeling, renovating ideas at the HBA Home Show in Colorado Springs

By: Michelle Karas - 0 Tue, Apr 17, 2018

Earth Day weekend may be the perfect time to get some ideas to improve your home outside and in. The Housing & Building Association of Colorado...

Colorado Springs area wellness events starting April 17, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Tue, Apr 17, 2018

Health Notes appears on a space-available basis, free for nonprofits.

Black bean dip - improved, smoky and warm
Black bean dip - improved, smoky and warm

By: - 0 Tue, Apr 17, 2018

The average black bean dip is a reliably good snack option. Full of plant protein and savory spices, it is healthfully satisfying but rarely memorable....

How to ranch-dress a salad and keep things light
How to ranch-dress a salad and keep things light

By: - 0 Tue, Apr 17, 2018

Nothing does the trick of making raw or blanched vegetables irresistibly delicious quite the way a drizzle or dip of creamy ranch dressing does. That's...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Tuesday, April 17
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Tuesday, April 17

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Mon, Apr 16, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Tuesday in the Colorado Springs area:      MUSIC

If the Boston Marathon is too easy for you, try these crazy runs
If the Boston Marathon is too easy for you, try these crazy runs

By: - 0 Mon, Apr 16, 2018

For runners, one of the more storied - and feared - stretches is Heartbreak Hill, 20 miles into the Boston Marathon. The 90-foot elevation gain over...

With low snowmelt expectations, southern Colorado rafting outfitters eyeing 'safety blanket'
With low snowmelt expectations, southern Colorado rafting outfitters eyeing 'safety blanket'

By: Seth Boster - 0 Mon, Apr 16, 2018

In the months before summer, Mike Kissack's obsession with snowpack takes him to the government website that tracks it. "It's part of my morning...

A soup with substance? Cashews to the rescue - again
A soup with substance? Cashews to the rescue - again

By: - 0 Mon, Apr 16, 2018

Creamy without the cream. That's what I'm looking for in a first-quarter soup - something that might taste a little indulgent and filling for these...

Skiing Colorado: The Durango hill that refuses to fade
Skiing Colorado: The Durango hill that refuses to fade

By: Seth Boster - 0 Mon, Apr 16, 2018

Hesperus Ski Area The 2016-17 season and the season after were a snapshot of the difficulties Hesperus Ski Area has faced since opening in 1962. Last...

Happy Trails: Colorado's Great Sand Dunes
Happy Trails: Colorado's Great Sand Dunes

By: Seth Boster - 0 Mon, Apr 16, 2018

Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve All descriptions of Great Sand Dunes National Park & Preserve fall short. It is a true North American...

Colorado Springs area outdoor events starting April 16, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Mon, Apr 16, 2018

Climbing ONGOING UpaDowna Climb Nights - 6-8 p.m., second Tuesday, CityRock, 21 N. Nevada Ave., free. Registration: upadowna.org/programs. Cycling...

At Colorado Springs' 'church of misfits,' it's OK to not be OK
At Colorado Springs' 'church of misfits,' it's OK to not be OK

By: Seth Boster - 0 Sun, Apr 15, 2018

The Sanctuary stinks. People slept outside the night before in Colorado Springs' fiercest winter storm, and now they've joined the congregation in...

AROUND TOWN: Athena Awards celebrates 25 years of strong women
AROUND TOWN: Athena Awards celebrates 25 years of strong women

By: Linda Navarro - 0 Sun, Apr 15, 2018

For the 25th year female business leaders were in the spotlight when the 2018 Athena Award honoree, Jan Weiland, was added to the impressive list April...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, April 15
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, April 15

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Sun, Apr 15, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Sunday in the Colorado Springs area:       MUSIC

AROUND TOWN: Alzheimer's Association awaits a cure
AROUND TOWN: Alzheimer's Association awaits a cure

By: Linda Navarro - 0 Sun, Apr 15, 2018

It's sad for everyone, "the long goodbye." That's emcee Jon Karroll describing Alzheimer's at the April 3 Reason to Hope fundraising luncheon. There...

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La-Z-Boy's Seven Layers of Design series: selecting interior paint and color schemes

Wed, Apr 18, 2018 - 12:07 PM

La-Z-Boy of Colorado Springs' award-winning interior design team has spent decades turning their customers' dreams into realities. Expert...

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