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Balloons to fly at inaugural Colorado Springs Labor Day Lift Off

Whether on foot or by car, a trip up Pikes Peak offers prime wildlife viewing
By: Lance Benzel - 0 Thu, Sep 3, 2015

Every year, as summer turns to fall and snow returns to Pikes Peak, a couple dozen resident bighorn sheep trade in their native scree slopes for...

Colorado Springs adults, kids applaud bridge transformation into cycling destination
By: Ryan Maye Handy - 0 Wed, Sep 2, 2015

The Popcycle Bridge might be the most inviting place to ride a bike in Colorado Springs. It has freshly paved asphalt with new paint, bike signs,...

New day center for Colorado Springs' homeless families offers ray of hope
By: Jakob Rodgers - 0 Wed, Sep 2, 2015

Lynda Rinker parsed no words - if she doesn't have rent assistance by Saturday, her family will likely call their Mercury Sable home for the second...

8 things to do at this year's Colorado State Fair
By: Jen Mulson - 0 Tue, Sep 1, 2015

The Colorado State Fair is a no-brainer come August.

Where else can you buy a bunch of greasy fair food and then ride death-defying carnival...

Hurricane Katrina robbed Air Force football assistant Derek Lewis of childhood mementos but spared his family
By: Brent Briggeman - 0 Fri, Aug 28, 2015

Derek Lewis is often told by relatives that his 4-year-old son, Myles, looks exactly like he did at the same age.

Lewis can only take their...

Must See Must Do: 10 best bets for fun this weekend around Colorado Springs
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Fri, Aug 28, 2015

Here's a look at some of your best chances for fun around the Colorado Springs area in the next few days:


- The high school...

Instagram: Share your photos with us, we'll share them with the world
By: - 0 Wed, Aug 26, 2015

Colorado is a beautiful place and we capture it often on our smart phones and cameras. OK, so now you have this awesome photo, now what?


Shop with Clifford the Big Red Dog at Outlets at Castle Rock
By: - 0 Tue, Aug 25, 2015

CASTLE ROCK - Clifford the Big Red Dog will be making an appearance Friday at the Outlets at Castle Rock, 5050 Factory Shops Blvd.

The outlet...

Memorial Hospital's Child Life Specialists help patients and families adjust
By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Mon, Aug 24, 2015

Laced to machines, a tube up his nose and an IV in his arm, Joseph Viegas - the boy who has something to say about pretty much everything - was so...

The latest twist in textiles? A spinning resurgence
By: - 0 Mon, Aug 24, 2015

Like knitting and crocheting, spinning - the process of twisting fibers together to make yarn - is enjoying a comeback.

Textile artists want...

2 Colorado Springs high schools make Newsweek's annual top 500 list
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Thu, Aug 20, 2015

Newsweek released on Wednesday its annual survey of the top 500 high schools in the country.

The national news magazine used a range of data...

General: Colorado Springs kids are too fat to fight
By: Tom Roeder - 0 Thu, Aug 20, 2015

A group of high-ranking military brass held a Colorado Springs news conference Wednesday warning parents and politicians that most kids in the Pikes...

Triple threat: Teaching teens to drive is a rough road for parents of Colorado Springs triplets
By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Mon, Aug 17, 2015

Things come at you fast when you're cruising down the exit ramp of childhood.

Like that Subaru, and that pothole. And whoa ......

Back to school a great time for baby-stepping the kids
By: - 0 Mon, Aug 17, 2015

Much is made about two distinct styles of parenting. We've got the hovering helicopters and the risk-taking free-rangers, and back-to-school season...



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