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Pikes Pub: Iron Bird Brewing's success helps fuel rebirth of once-blighted area

Wed, May 4, 2016 - 8:32 PM 0

The new sweeping mural inside Iron Bird Brewing Co. depicts two mad scientists in a laboratory of fermenters and brew kettles - one wearing a...

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Looking for a comforting chicken dish? Look to India's kadhi

Wed, May 4, 2016 - 5:45 AM 0

Type "chicken recipe" into Google and watch as millions of suggestions line up, page after page, at your beck and call. There is no shortage...



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AROUND TOWN: Red Ribbon Ball brings back the 'Fabulous '50s'
By: Linda Navarro - 0 6 hr ago

James Dean, Marilyn Monroe and Elvis were all there, and some rock 'n' roll era wannabes, too. Many fellows quite happily discovered they still fit...

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AROUND TOWN: PPCC Culinary Arts students present elegant scholarship meal
By: Linda Navarro - 0 6 hr ago

Her name is synonymous with fine food and culinary appreciation, thus the Fran Folsom Culinary Arts Scholarship Fund at Pikes Peak Community...

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Air Force's Troy Calhoun will speak at annual Coaches for Charity dinner
By: David Ramsey - 0 7 hr ago

Air Force football coach Troy Calhoun will raise funds for Home Front Cares at the ninth annual Colorado Coaches for Charity event May 11 at Sports...

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Coach: NC travel ban to cost Minnesota athletes opportunity
0 8 hr ago

ST. PAUL, Minn. (AP) — Minnesota State-Mankato's baseball coach on Wednesday lamented the lost opportunity for his team if it were to qualify for the...

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BLM wants to turn scenic swimming hole outside of Colorado Springs into true attraction
By: Debbie Kelley - 0 Thu, May 5, 2016

Being popular isn't always a good thing.

Once a little-known hangout for locals, Guffey Gorge, nicknamed Paradise Cove, has become such a...

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Colorado Springs area outdoor events starting May 5, 2016
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ALMANAC

Nature

ONGOING

Nature programs at Fountain Creek Nature Center - 320 Peppergrass Lane, Fountain. Reservations:...

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Slow and steady biking Idaho's remote Weiser River Trail
By: - 0 Thu, May 5, 2016

NEW MEADOWS, Idaho - No matter how fast things are moving in the outside world, the pace is slow and steady on central Idaho's Weiser River Trail, a...

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Dinner in 25 minutes: Chicken With Smoked Paprika and Almonds
By: - 0 16 hr ago

Well, the prep for the dish took longer than the title of the cookbook it came from would indicate, but that's a minor quibble. The sweet variety of...

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Colorado Springs chef and a liquor store owner offer tips for a Kentucky Derby Day party
By: Teresa Farney - 0 16 hr ago

Although time has run out when it comes to securing a decent seat at Churchill Downs for the Kentucky Derby, there's still time to invite friends...

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On the run: Two ways for runners to aid construction of trail on Cheyenne Mountain
By: - 0 Thu, May 5, 2016

If you enjoy running on trails, then Cheyenne Mountain State Park on the south side of Colorado Springs is a great destination for you.

I love...

Colorado Springs area cooking classes and events starting May 4, 2016
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WHAT'S COOKING

CLASSES

ONGOING

Chef's Table - 28 W. Monument St., Suite 502. Registration: 1-303-807-6651, chefstablecos.com. -...

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The chicken soup you need now - Greek avgolemono with rice
By: - 0 19 hr ago

I have wanted to make this soup forever, and I have no idea what's been stopping me. Avgolemono is the chicken soup of Greece and, as we know, pretty...

Colorado Springs area beer related events starting May 4, 2016
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BREW CALENDAR

SATURDAY

Kentucky Derby Extravaganza - Noon, with race at 4:34 p.m., Great Storm Brewing, 204 Mount View Lane, Unit 3;...

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Spring's return means it's easy to enjoy our greens again
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This is one of the prettier dishes to dress a spring table. After months of delicious but (let's face it) mostly brown food, my appetite is primed...

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Eat Well: Celebrate Cinco de Mayo with guiltless lower-calorie recipes
By: Teresa Farney - 0 Tue, May 3, 2016

Guilt-free eating and Mexican food don't generally go hand in hand - especially if you're on a weight-watching program with your sights set on...

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Your daily horoscope: What do the stars say about you?
By: - 0 Tue, May 3, 2016

Find out what the stars have in store for you.

Get instant guidance for your relationships, finances, career, energy and every day.

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Ready to break the rules on salade nicoise? Grab a tomato
By: - 0 Tue, May 3, 2016

Salade nicoise was the first recipe I made when I lived in France, a country that would become my second home.

At the time I was 19, spending a...

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His mom publicly compared him to killer Adam Lanza. Now the teen is opening up about his bipolar disorder.
By: - 0 Tue, May 3, 2016

"My name is Eric Walton," the teenager said, standing center stage at a Tedx event in April. "At the age of 13, I was diagnosed with bipolar disorder...

Colorado Springs area wellness events starting May 3, 2016
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HEALTH NOTES

Health Notes appears on a space-available basis, free for nonprofits. Send information at least two weeks in advance: Email...

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Fun & games
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On the trail, in the water or on the lawn, let your dog in on some Olympic-inspired fun with new gear and activities. And remember: Safety is key...

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Around the house: Lose the tennis balls, make your own tire stop for the garage
By: - 0 Mon, May 2, 2016

Dear Ken: I need a way to figure out how far to pull my car into the garage. I've tried tennis balls hanging from the ceiling, but they are always in...

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The Country Life: Antique store near Colorado Springs contributed to mayor's downfall, brought touch of Hollywood
By: Bill Radford - 0 Mon, May 2, 2016

In its nearly 30-year history, Cadillac Jack's has contributed to the downfall of a mayor, brought a touch of Hollywood to the Colorado prairie and...

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AROUND TOWN: Chuck Murphy's photos auctioned for families of special kids
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Mon, May 2, 2016

The photographs were each a moment in time from philanthropist businessman and developer Chuck Murphy's travels to fascinating spots around the globe...

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AROUND TOWN: Thanking the Ronald McDonald House volunteers
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Mon, May 2, 2016

Mr. "I wear size 29 EEE shoes" was on hand for an event carrying his name as Ronald McDonald House Charities saluted its volunteers for donating...

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Best of the Springs: Top 10 bed and breakfasts
By: - 0 Mon, May 2, 2016

Here is a list of the Pikes Peak region's best bed and breakfasts, using reader voting from the Best of the Springs magazine and TripAdvisor.com...

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A meaningful Ride For Heroes starts at Fort Carson
By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Mon, May 2, 2016

The skinny freshman appeared at Coach Moe's door an hour before class on that first day of school in the fall of 1989. He looked Mike Maiurro square...

Colorado Springs area nonprofit community events starting May 1, 2016
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NONPROFIT COMMUNITY EVENTS

100+Men Who Care - 5:30 p.m. Monday, El Paso Club, 30 E. Platte Ave.; 100mwc.com.

Golf Classic - 12:30 p.m....

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AROUND TOWN: Country Couture stylish support for therapeutic riding center
By: Linda Navarro - 0 Sun, May 1, 2016

It was a Country Couture crowd as the 35th anniversary of Pikes Peak Therapeutic Riding Center was celebrated in Western style April 22 at Swan House...

Colorado Springs area volunteer opportunities starting May 1, 2016
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HELPING HANDS

These agencies need volunteer help. Call about specific opportunities and time commitment.

- Council for Educational...

Colorado Springs area literary events starting May 1, 2016
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SIGNINGS

Author Signing - David Wagner will sign "Murder Most Unfortunate," 11 a.m. Saturday, Barnes & Noble, 795 Citadel Drive East;...

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Sizzling Signature Gala Is Helping Local Animals

Thu, Apr 14, 2016 - 12:18 PM 0

In just a few weeks, one of Colorado Springs must-attend galas of the year, the 2016 Fur Ball is being hosted by the Humane Society of the...

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