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Finish this scary story for The Gazette's Halloween contest
By: - 0 Sun, Oct 4, 2015

Gazette reporter Stephanie Earls has written the beginning to a spooky tale. How it ends is up to you. Creative writers in grades 1 through 8 are...

Colorado Springs science carnival finds new ways to engage children
By: Matt Steiner - 0 Sun, Oct 4, 2015

Even as the Cool Science Carnival began to wind down late Saturday afternoon, children remained in line at some of the more popular exhibits on the...

Rubik's Cube an old puzzle thrilling a new generation of Pikes Peak region kids
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Thu, Oct 1, 2015

Whether trying to solve the Rubik's Cube beats the fun out of playing video games is a tossup for some Ute Pass Elementary School students.


Enrollment gap between largest districts in Pikes Peak region continues to narrow
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Thu, Oct 1, 2015

In the land of public education, Thursday is the day schools in Colorado add up how many students are in their seats. State lawmakers use the data to...

Colorado Springs school gets prestigious national award
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Wed, Sep 30, 2015

All 568 students at Centennial Elementary School learned the same lesson Tuesday: Hard work pays off.

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan...

Colorado Springs area craft fairs starting Sept. 25, 2015
0 Tue, Sep 29, 2015

Admission is free unless otherwise noted. Send information for local holiday craft fairs at least two weeks in advance to Carlotta Olson at...

Stage show version of 'Price is Right Live' at Pikes Peak Center in Colorado Springs
By: Jen Mulson - 0 Tue, Sep 29, 2015

Are you the next contestant on "The Price is Right Live"? You could be - the stage version of the popular game show will be at Pikes Peak Center on...

Map: Aspens of Pikes Peak approaching peak color
By: Lance Benzel - 0 Mon, Sep 28, 2015

Aspens on Pikes Peak are shining brighter by the day, making today an excellent time for your family hike or drive.

But will local fall color...

Cheyenne Mountain Zoo's tapirs adjust to life in spacious new home
By: Matt Steiner - 0 Mon, Sep 28, 2015

Shortly after 10 a.m. Friday, Carlotta, a mountain tapir, strolled into her new home at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.

The 21-year-old female, native...

Colorado Springs school's Innovations provides thrills for parents and students
By: Kassondra Cloos - 0 Fri, Sep 25, 2015

Pioneer Elementary School students are too young to drive, but they're certainly old enough to appreciate the cool factor of a Tesla.


Shift Thrift Store to host grand opening Saturday
By: - 0 Thu, Sep 24, 2015

Nonprofit News is a monthly Gazette publication featuring stories submitted by nonprofit organizations and individuals in the Pikes Peak region....

Denver student dies after eating s'more with peanuts
By: - 0 Thu, Sep 24, 2015

Simon Katz had no idea that the s'more passed to him at a Chatfield High School homecoming bonfire was made with peanut butter.


Hundreds turn out in Colorado Springs to wish historic locomotive goodbye
By: Matt Steiner - 0 Thu, Sep 24, 2015

Antlers Park west of downtown Colorado Springs teemed with train enthusiasts on Wednesday. Some were die-hard ferroequinologists, but everyone there...

Colorado Springs Police department wants public input on body camera policy
By: Kassondra Cloos - 0 Thu, Sep 24, 2015

As the Colorado Springs Police Department makes plans for its body-worn camera program, it's asking for the public's opinions on how, when and where...

Things to do with your kids - October 2015

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