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2016 Summer Camps

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SPORTS AND REC VillaSport Athletic Club and Spa: Summer Camps May 31 – Aug. 19 Ages 5 – 12 VillaSport offers a wide variety of exciting,...

Things to do with kids – August 2016

Tue, Aug 2, 2016 - 3:52 PM 0

Ongoing Library Events – check website for dates and times: ppld.org Eat Play Grow, Baby Time, Toddler Time, Storytime, Snuggle-Up Storytime, Book Break,...

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Today's crafted ornaments can become tomorrow's keepsakes
Today's crafted ornaments can become tomorrow's keepsakes

By: - 0 Mon, Nov 28, 2016

Making your own ornaments and decorations for the holidays has its own rewards - the need to create is strong in many of us - but it feels particularly...

Furry, fuzzy, fluffy: holiday decor with a soft touch
Furry, fuzzy, fluffy: holiday decor with a soft touch

By: - 0 Mon, Nov 28, 2016

This season, faux furs, wools and other softly textured materials are giving holiday decor a cozy, festive feel. The trend was prominent at this...

Dear Donna: Dealing with the holidays after a divorce
Dear Donna: Dealing with the holidays after a divorce

By: - 0 Mon, Nov 21, 2016

Dear Donna, I have been divorced for two years but maintain an amicable relationship with my ex-wife. Thanksgiving is a holiday that my children,...

Fort Carson dad's return from Afghanistan gives children a happy school surprise
Fort Carson dad's return from Afghanistan gives children a happy school surprise

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Thu, Nov 17, 2016

Three of Army Capt. Marco Andrade's children got fooled not once but twice Wednesday. It turned out to be the best trick in the world. "It was a good...

Couple not on samepage on exclusivity
Couple not on samepage on exclusivity

By: - 0 Mon, Oct 24, 2016

Dear Donna, I have been dating a man for two months. I like him, but he has been pushing me to be exclusive. While I am not interested in dating...

Mix-and-match banner makes mantel decor easy
Mix-and-match banner makes mantel decor easy

By: - 0 Mon, Oct 24, 2016

I recently moved to a new house that is less than half the size of my former home, but the new place has one key feature the old one lacked: a...

Finish this spooky tale for The Gazette's Halloween story contest
Finish this spooky tale for The Gazette's Halloween story contest

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Thu, Oct 6, 2016

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...

Move over, princess. This year's most popular Halloween costume is.
Move over, princess. This year's most popular Halloween costume is.

By: - 0 Mon, Oct 3, 2016

After 11 years at the top, princess costumes have been dethroned as the most popular Halloween costume among children, according to a survey by the...

Dear Donna: Husband doesn't need to manage all the finances
Dear Donna: Husband doesn't need to manage all the finances

By: - 0 Wed, Sep 28, 2016

Dear Donna, I am engaged to be married in a few months. We have been together for almost four years and my fiance recently surprised me by telling me...

Tents take a stylish turn, indoors and out
Tents take a stylish turn, indoors and out

By: - 0 Mon, Sep 19, 2016

Whether they're providing cozy shelter from the elements outdoors or top-secret privacy in the playroom, a number of style-savvy tents put the "fun" in...

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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