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AROUND TOWN: Amblicab gets a boost building self-sufficiency
By: Linda Navarro - 0 1 hr ago

It has been a very good year, an enthusiastic Gail Nehls told a sold-out party audience at Amblicab's Rock 'n Roll 2016 fundraiser June 8 at Garden...

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AROUND TOWN: Alpha Kappa Alpha honors community achievers, scholarship recipients
By: Linda Navarro - 0 1 hr ago

Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority has been known over the years, since its founding in 1908, as a leader for "effective advocacy and social change" and the...

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AROUND TOWN: Cowgirls & Cocktails changes tradition, invites the cowboys
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Mon, Jun 27, 2016

For the first time, cowpokes were invited to join the gals at Cowgirls & Cocktails, the bright pink annual celebration to raise funds for local...

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AROUND TOWN: Komen survivors
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Sun, Jun 26, 2016

More than 250 people in pink were on hand for the Komen Colorado South Survivors Luncheon and Fashion Show at the Antlers Hotel.

The attendees...

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AROUND TOWN: For Beth Bowlen Wallace, 'This One's for Pat,' is her dad's struggle with Alzheimer's
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Thu, Jun 23, 2016

"This one's for Pat" was the cheer as the Denver Broncos won Super Bowl 50, and it's on the team's huge championship rings.

Pat is Broncos...

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AROUND TOWN: Citizens Project lights America's candle
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Sun, Jun 19, 2016

The Antlers hotel ballroom darkened. One candle, then another tilted to light a neighbor's.

"Take your candle, and go light your world."...

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AROUND TOWN: ACF chefs offer culinary world tour
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Mon, Jun 13, 2016

What better way to take a world tour than with international cuisine by some of the area's top chefs.

The Pikes Peak Chapter of the American...

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AROUND TOWN: KPWE supports nontraditional, 'unstoppable' women students at UCCS
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Sun, Jun 12, 2016

Seven more women now wear special amethyst necklaces and easily recognize others who have received that special gift, a symbol of strength and...

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AROUND TOWN: Leadership Pikes Peak Signature Class celebrates 40 years
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Sun, Jun 12, 2016

Every Leadership Pikes Peak Signature Class claims the title "Best Class Ever," so it stands to reason that LPP's 40th anniversary celebration,...

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AROUND TOWN: Kidpower's popular chocolate night sells out
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Sun, Jun 5, 2016

The magic word: chocolate.

Fans of the Kidpower Chocoholic Frolic make their reservations early for this popular, and quite tasty, annual...

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AROUND TOWN: NAMI breakfast attendees donate $115K to support those with mental illness
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Sun, May 29, 2016

They're "Embracing the Light" as they find ways to face down the stigma surrounding mental illness.

It has been a long time coming and remains...

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AROUND TOWN: El Cinco de Mayo gala celebrates scholarship winners
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Thu, May 26, 2016

They danced, clapped to mariachis, visited with friends and enjoyed a meal with the flavors of Mexico. More than anything, however, the evening of...

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AROUND TOWN: CASA a light of hope for abused children
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Sun, May 22, 2016

They're there for the kids because, said emcee TV anchor Shellene Cockrell, "CASA is a light of hope for a child."

For 16 years the CASA Light...

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AROUND TOWN: Fur Ball has howling night in Havana for the animals
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Sun, May 22, 2016

Cuban cigars, the forbidden fruit no longer, poked out of centerpieces and, unlit, were part of some fellows' costumes at the 19th annual Humane...