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AROUND TOWN: Salvation Army Red Kettle bells are ringing
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Tue, Nov 24, 2015

The red kettles are in place. The bells are ringing.

To kick off this holiday tradition Salvation Army Majors Richard and Tammy Larson...

AROUND TOWN: CPCD's 'be 4' breakfast challenges attendees to think like a preschooler
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Sun, Nov 22, 2015

Oh what a lovely early-morning way to welcome the day.

For an hour more than 600 adults were 4 years old again. "Just pretend," they were...

AROUND TOWN: Gingerbread & Jazz an Early Connections tradition
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Thu, Nov 19, 2015

For 21 years, one evening each fall has beckoned guests to the majestic Historic Day Nursery on Rio Grande Street for jazz, gingerbread houses and...

AROUND TOWN: Signature Chefs event supports the March of Dimes
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Sun, Nov 15, 2015

For 77 years the March of Dimes has put the focus on babies, its work aimed at helping prevent birth defects, premature birth and infant death.


AROUND TOWN: Hope & Home benefactors help expanding foster-care program in a big way
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Thu, Nov 12, 2015

The young models for recent Hope & Home fashion show galas were foster children and former foster children now adopted into permanent...

AROUND TOWN: TRE goes all Western to raise money for IDD services
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Sun, Nov 8, 2015

Saddle up, cowpokes and cowgirls, and the 300 guests at The Resource Exchange's Wild Wild West Roundup did just that.

There were Western duds,...

AROUND TOWN: Koats 4 Kids brings 650 new coats to kids at Evans
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Thu, Nov 5, 2015

There were 650 special surprises when students at Evans International Elementary School were called into their gymnasium the end of October.


AROUND TOWN: Women's Film Festival hosts patron and sponsor preview party
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Sun, Nov 1, 2015

Celebrating 28 years, the Rocky Mountain Women's Film Festival hits screens at Colorado College, Cornerstone Arts Center and the Fine Arts Center,...

AROUND TOWN: Go Red for Women hears that strokes hit FAST
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Thu, Oct 29, 2015

"Know your numbers" has been the rally cry for the annual American Heart Association's Go Red for Women Education Day and Luncheon.

Deb Mahan...

AROUND TOWN: Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo helps military charities since WWII
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Sun, Oct 25, 2015

For 75 years Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo action has been a part of Colorado Springs' culture. And since the end of World War II the rodeo has supported...

AROUND TOWN: The Women's Foundation knocks down barriers for Colorado women
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Sun, Oct 25, 2015

The Women's Foundation of Colorado ( was created to help the women and girls in this state achieve their full potential.

It is, said...

AROUND TOWN: REACH Pikes Peak celebrates anniversary year
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Tue, Oct 20, 2015

For 50 years REACH Pikes Peak has helped thousands of impoverished area people work toward self-sufficiency. Formerly Pikes Peak Community Action...

AROUND TOWN: Celebrating the top Partners in Philanthropy
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Tue, Oct 20, 2015

All along the back of The Broadmoor International Center was the framed history of philanthropy in Colorado Springs, going back to the city's...

AROUND TOWN: A Goodwill Enchanted Evening hosted by Jeff and Cindy Smith
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Wed, Oct 7, 2015

More than 300 guests answered the invitation for an "Enchanted Evening" touring the sparkling new and grandly expansive home of Classic Homes' Jeff...