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A sneak peek at the new-look Manitou Incline, set to reopen Friday

Fri, Dec 2, 2016 - 9:42 AM 0

For the past 15 weeks, Clovis Johnston has felt uneasy at times, fidgety like an addict without medication. The Manitou Incline closed for repairs in...

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Gazette seeks recipes for Holiday Dessert Recipe Contest

Fri, Nov 25, 2016 - 12:20 PM 0

'Tis the season to satisfy our desire for sweets, and The Gazette is looking for the most impressive holiday confections to dazzle a dessert trough. For...

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Pearl Harbor survivor, Colorado Springs resident helps bring hope in new book,
Pearl Harbor survivor, Colorado Springs resident helps bring hope in new book, "The Other Side of Infamy"

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My friendship with Jim Downing began because I needed help with hope. I was battling intense anxiety over lifelong theological questions and had...

Colorado Springs area religious events starting Dec. 4, 3016
Colorado Springs area religious events starting Dec. 4, 3016

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RELIGION CALENDAR Music/Stage SUNDAY "Hodie" - A celebration of Christmas around the world, 3 p.m., First United Methodist Church, 420 N. Nevada...

Colorado Springs First Presbyterian Church hosts 28th 'Christmas Joy' concert
Colorado Springs First Presbyterian Church hosts 28th 'Christmas Joy' concert

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Sat, Dec 3, 2016

First Presbyterian Church's annual "Christmas Joy" concert is the fruit of countless hours of work by hundreds of hands and voices, but the equation at...

163 Colorado Springs-area holiday events
163 Colorado Springs-area holiday events

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An updated list of events being held during the holiday season around the Pikes Peak region.

Colorado Springs area outdoor events starting Dec. 2, 2016
Colorado Springs area outdoor events starting Dec. 2, 2016

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ALMANAC Cycling ONGOING Pizzeria Rustica Cycling Club - 2 p.m. second Sundays, Pizzeria Rustica, 2527 W. Colorado Ave.; pizzeriarustica.com....

Enjoy the Manitou Incline without the pain with a 12-month calendar
Enjoy the Manitou Incline without the pain with a 12-month calendar

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

After a 15-week closure for repairs, the Manitou Incline reopens Friday, but fans can passively enjoy - and actively support - their favorite slog to...

Incline 3.0 by the numbers: Tons of rocks, bear visits and more
Incline 3.0 by the numbers: Tons of rocks, bear visits and more

By: Seth Boster - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

The Manitou Incline reopens Friday with a manicured lower level two years after a first phase of repairs cleaned up the middle portion and added...

AROUND TOWN: Soccer Olympian Mia Hamm keynotes Peak Vista's Breakfast of Champions
AROUND TOWN: Soccer Olympian Mia Hamm keynotes Peak Vista's Breakfast of Champions

By: Linda Navarro - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

One of the favorite nonprofit events each fall is the Peak Vista Breakfast of Champions and the big question in advance is always which Wheaties box...

AROUND TOWN: Paralympians share Rio stories at Association of Blind Athletes breakfast
AROUND TOWN: Paralympians share Rio stories at Association of Blind Athletes breakfast

By: Linda Navarro - 0 Thu, Dec 1, 2016

Vibrant Olympic colors and revolving videos of Olympic/Paralympic greats circling the Hall of Fame Rotunda set the theme for U.S. Association of Blind...

On the run: How to train on snow and ice
On the run: How to train on snow and ice

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Winter is coming. And that means there will be ice and snow on the trails and roads. So what's the best way to run on slick surfaces after logging...

Colorado's state parks: Mancos
Colorado's state parks: Mancos

By: Seth Boster - 0 Fri, Dec 2, 2016

Mancos Description: The San Juan Mountains offer the backdrop to calm waters spanning 200-plus acres at this southwestern getaway. The wakeless...

Colorado's fourteeners: Crestone Peak
Colorado's fourteeners: Crestone Peak

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Crestone Peak Elevation: 14,298 feet Range: Sangre de Cristo Crestone Peak stands highest at the center of a group of mountains known in the 1870s...

Have a foodie friend? Colorado Springs shops offer these 10 culinary gifts to please cooks
Have a foodie friend? Colorado Springs shops offer these 10 culinary gifts to please cooks

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Wed, Nov 30, 2016

Have a BFF who also happens to be a BFE (best foodie ever)? If so, you likely want to gift them with something useful and economical this holiday...

Wine Guy: Despite being disparaged in 'Sideways,' merlot remains popular
Wine Guy: Despite being disparaged in 'Sideways,' merlot remains popular

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In the 1990s, the popularity of California merlot wines grew exponentially among American consumers. According to The Wine Institute, just over 15,000...

Colorado Springs area cooking classes and events starting Nov. 30, 2016

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WHAT'S COOKING CLASSES ONGOING Colorado State University Extension - 701 Court Street, Suite C, Pueblo. Registration: eventbrite.com, 719-583-6566....

White House unveils the Obamas’ last holiday decorations
White House unveils the Obamas’ last holiday decorations

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At the first party of the Obamas’ last White House holiday season, Michelle Obama got a little emotional. As military families sat on gold ballroom...

New cat hotel in Colorado Springs offers different boarding option
New cat hotel in Colorado Springs offers different boarding option

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Tue, Nov 29, 2016

If Facebook memes are to be believed, cats have only one agenda - to annoy humans. Unsurprisingly, the owner of the new Catagonia Cat Hotel thinks...

Gazette readers offer alternatives to soft cooked egg breakfast
Gazette readers offer alternatives to soft cooked egg breakfast

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Tue, Nov 29, 2016

Readers were sympathetic about my breakup with soft cooked eggs: the topic of my Nov. 9 On Food column. I had a few Jazzercise gal pals express pity...

When life hands you leftover vegetables, make hash
When life hands you leftover vegetables, make hash

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Vegetable roasting season is in full swing, and I can't think of a better or simpler way to make fall and winter produce taste so enticingly good....

You won't miss what's missing in this decadent chocolate cake
You won't miss what's missing in this decadent chocolate cake

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This cake's name refers to some key ingredients that were not included in the recipe because of rationing in America during World Wars I and II:...

Colorado Springs area pet adoption fairs and events starting Nov. 29, 2016
Colorado Springs area pet adoption fairs and events starting Nov. 29, 2016

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ADOPTION FAIRS 9-Lives Rescue Inc. - For cats and kittens, 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Saturday, PetSmart, 2965 New Center Point; 591-4640; colorado9lives.com....

Colorado Springs area wellness events starting Nov. 29, 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...

Public Mass intended to celebrate unity, solidarity with immigrants in Colorado Springs

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Mon, Nov 28, 2016

A public Mass celebrating peace, unity and solidarity with immigrants will be held 7 p.m. Thursday at Our Lady of Guadalupe Church, 2715 E. Pikes Peak...

Colorado Springs teens' stirring mountain rescue: 'We gave up our pride and handed it over to God'
Colorado Springs teens' stirring mountain rescue: 'We gave up our pride and handed it over to God'

By: Kaitlin Durbin - 0 Mon, Nov 28, 2016

Their rescue atop a fourteener Wednesday led Colorado Springs teen Matt Smith to wonder aloud to his climbing partner Tommy Hendricks, "Holy Cross...

Colorado Springs area literary events starting Nov. 28, 2016

By: 0 Mon, Nov 28, 2016

SIGNINGS Books Signings - Nancy Oswald will sign her Ruby and Maude middle-grade trilogy and Kristin Miller will sign "A Colorado Day,"...

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

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

When it comes to DIY decor on a budget or not, think small
When it comes to DIY decor on a budget or not, think small

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Mon, Nov 28, 2016

A good price point can be a defining factor in holiday decorating, especially for frugal and forward-thinking revelers. "Everyone has the best...

The Country Life: Angora rabbits find home, purpose at Black Forest's Woodlake Woolies
The Country Life: Angora rabbits find home, purpose at Black Forest's Woodlake Woolies

By: Bill Radford - 0 Sun, Nov 27, 2016

Looks like it's the wooly season. I recently wrote about Edith Fisher, who has alpacas on her Wooly Works Farm and sells alpaca fiber and products at...

Colorado Springs LDS Church hosts 8th annual creche exhibit and live Nativity
Colorado Springs LDS Church hosts 8th annual creche exhibit and live Nativity

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Sun, Nov 27, 2016

For those unfamiliar with the term, a creche is an artistic rendering - most often in miniature form - of the gathering at the birth of Jesus. More...

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Find the perfect holiday wreath and centerpiece

Fri, Dec 2, 2016 - 7:00 AM 0

Harding Nursery, Inc has everything needed to adorn a home with fresh, native greenery this holiday season. From wreaths and garland to...

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