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Cripple Creek-Victor superintendent requests termination-for-cause hearing
Cripple Creek-Victor superintendent requests termination-for-cause hearing

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 8 hr ago

Cripple Creek-Victor School District RE-1 Superintendent Les Lindauer, who was suspended from his position last month pending an internal...

Broncos president Joe Ellis joins Colorado College board
Broncos president Joe Ellis joins Colorado College board

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Wed, Jun 20, 2018

Broncos president/CEO Joe Ellis, a 1980 Colorado College graduate, is one of five new members to be named to the school's governing...

The top 25 beach colleges in the United States
The top 25 beach colleges in the United States

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Wed, Jun 20, 2018

A new college rankings website, College Consensus has released its “25 Best Beach Colleges.” The list was compiled by aggregating publisher rankings...

AROUND TOWN: Pam Keller receives top United Way award for program helping Mitchell students graduate
AROUND TOWN: Pam Keller receives top United Way award for program helping Mitchell students graduate

By: Linda Navarro - 0 Wed, Jun 20, 2018

Pam Keller, who with her husband Dave is the Keller of Keller Homes, received Pikes Peak United Way's top 2018 volunteer honor, the S. Jerrard Smith...

Monument voters will be asked to support two school financing proposals on Nov. 6 ballot
Monument voters will be asked to support two school financing proposals on Nov. 6 ballot

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Wed, Jun 20, 2018

MONUMENT - After two years of studying growth projections with demographers, getting community feedback and assessing options, Lewis-Palmer School...

Four Colorado Springs-area school projects benefit from marijuana-funded grants
Four Colorado Springs-area school projects benefit from marijuana-funded grants

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Sat, Jun 16, 2018

Two local school districts and two charter schools will benefit from this year's statewide distribution of school construction grants funded in part by...

Gun self-defense in 4th grade? No, says Colorado education board
Gun self-defense in 4th grade? No, says Colorado education board

By: Marianne Goodland - 0 Thu, Jun 14, 2018

The Colorado Board of Education voted June 13 along party lines to changes in standards for teaching health and physical education, but omitted a...

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Liam, Emma lead top baby names in US for 2017
Liam, Emma lead top baby names in US for 2017

By: - 0 Fri, May 11, 2018

Emma and Liam were the most frequently chosen baby names for 2017. For the fourth year in a row, Emma was the top girl's name according to the annual...

Other states looking at 'free-range parenting' after Utah law creates buzz
Other states looking at 'free-range parenting' after Utah law creates buzz

By: - 0 Tue, Apr 10, 2018

SALT LAKE CITY — After Utah passed the country's first law legalizing so-called free-range parenting, groups in states from New York to Texas are...

Utah's 'free-range parenting' law said to be first in the nation
Utah's 'free-range parenting' law said to be first in the nation

By: - 0 Wed, Mar 28, 2018

It all started when Lenore Skenazy let her 9-year-old ride the subway home alone. She gave him a map, a MetroCard, a $20 bill and - just in case - some...

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Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, June 24
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, June 24

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Sunday in the Colorado Springs area:      FESTIVALS Through Aug. 12: Colorado Shakespeare...

Colorado music, stage, art events and festivals starting June 21, 2018
Colorado music, stage, art events and festivals starting June 21, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 10 hr ago

Heading out of town? Here are some music, stage, art events and festivals around the state of Colorado.

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, June 23
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, June 23

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Wed, Jun 20, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Saturday in the Colorado Springs area:      FESTIVALS Through Aug. 12: Colorado Shakespeare...

Colorado Springs area art events starting June 21, 2018
Colorado Springs area art events starting June 21, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

Galleries, exhibits and other art events in and around Colorado Springs.

Colorado Springs area stage events starting June 21, 2018
Colorado Springs area stage events starting June 21, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

Plays, performances and other stage events in and around Colorado Springs.

Colorado Springs area beer related events starting June 21, 2018
Colorado Springs area beer related events starting June 21, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

Festivals, tours and other beer-related events in and around Colorado Springs.

Colorado Springs area music events starting June 21, 2018
Colorado Springs area music events starting June 21, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Thu, Jun 21, 2018

Concerts, gigs and other music events in and around Colorado Springs.

Ten reasons you need to see the Switchbacks

Wed, Aug 10, 2016 - 9:19 AM 0

Flying high in third place in the Western Conference standings, the Switchbacks are facing a tough challenge with just five regular season...

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