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Colorado Springs has authentic British tea room

Wed, Sep 28, 2016 - 7:38 AM 0

Donned your frilly dress? Check. Have your fancy hat? Check. White gloves at the ready? Check. Then you're all set to experience an authentic...

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9 great spots to see Colorado's fantastic fall foliage

Sun, Sep 25, 2016 - 5:20 PM 0

Welcome to autumn. Sure, few really want to see summer go. But take solace: With fall comes fall foliage. And aspen leaves in the Pikes Peak region are set...

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AROUND TOWN: Dream Centers' ministry for homeless/low-income women celebrates anniversary
AROUND TOWN: Dream Centers' ministry for homeless/low-income women celebrates anniversary

By: Linda Navarro - 0 19 min ago

For five years Dream Centers has been quietly helping local women, "bringing health and hope one life at a time," in the words of executive director...

13 upcoming craft fairs in the Colorado Springs Area

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

It was a MACnificent night for the arts in Manitou
It was a MACnificent night for the arts in Manitou

By: Linda Navarro - 0 2 hr ago

Startled guests stepped into the lobby of the Cliff House and looked up. And up and up. And laughed.

It was a MACnificent evening and the...

PHOTOS: Reader-submitted Colorado fall color images
PHOTOS: Reader-submitted Colorado fall color images

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There's no shortage of gold in the mountains in late September around Colorado. Thanks to all who've shared fall color photos with us.

Around the house: Homeowner faces a screwy problem
Around the house: Homeowner faces a screwy problem

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Dear Ken: I have a small screw stuck in the disposer, and I can't get it to move. Any ideas? - Dave

Answer: Most disposers come with a crank....

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

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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...

Colorado Springs cooking school plans to expand by year's end
Colorado Springs cooking school plans to expand by year's end

By: Teresa Farney - 0 7 hr ago

Blandine Brutel, owner of The French Kitchen cooking school, has a big plan for expanding her business. During the past four years, she has taught...

Golden milk is a sweet treat
Golden milk is a sweet treat

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Turmeric, the day-glow Indian spice, is one of the hotter ingredients around at the moment - and turmeric latte, or "golden milk," is a delicious...

It's a smart substitution for ground beef, and it's nuts
It's a smart substitution for ground beef, and it's nuts

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When I was a kid, ground beef tacos were on my mother's regular dinner rotation. Any time-stressed cook knows why: All she had to do was fry up some...

Colorado Springs area cooking classes and events starting Sept. 28, 2016

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CLASSES

ONGOING

The French Kitchen - 2515 Oak Hills Drive. Call for cost. Registration: 694-4016, tfkcc.com. - Soups...

An end-of-summer soup
An end-of-summer soup

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With the lingering summer warmth and the plethora of garden vegetables at the market, this shoulder season calls for something fresh and light for...

Wine Guy: Look
Wine Guy: Look "Down Under" for over-the-top value

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Sometimes overlooked, wines of the Southern Hemisphere are worthy of attention, especially from consumers looking for value.

New Zealand wine...

New public viewing area of state's largest gold mine opens in Teller County
New public viewing area of state's largest gold mine opens in Teller County

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 18 hr ago

A public view of a gold mining pit that's 3,500 wide, 4,500 feet long and nearly 600 feet deep will be unveiled Tuesday at the state's largest gold...

Earl Grey lemon teacakes offer dessert without much guilt
Earl Grey lemon teacakes offer dessert without much guilt

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I love dessert. I also love being healthy. So over the years, I've created some great strategies for getting some dessert in my life while also...

Live Well: What is ChiRunning? How can it heal, prevent running injuries?
Live Well: What is ChiRunning? How can it heal, prevent running injuries?

By: Jen Mulson - 0 22 hr ago

When it comes to running, there's a wide gap between Phoebe on "Friends" and Olympic star Allyson Felix.

You might recall the former's...

Billy Joel lyrics, music featured at Colorado College symposium
Billy Joel lyrics, music featured at Colorado College symposium

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Yesterday

He's not the guy who writes the songs that make the whole world cry, but he is the guy who can put you in a "New York State of Mind."

The...

Colorado Springs area wellness events starting Sept. 27, 2016

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HEALTH NOTES

Health Notes appears on a space-available basis, free for nonprofits. Listings appear at the discretion of The Gazette. Send...

The Country Life: Shires help Calhan woman heal after a devastating loss
The Country Life: Shires help Calhan woman heal after a devastating loss

By: Bill Radford - 0 Mon, Sep 26, 2016

When she needed them the most, her gentle giants were there.

Thunder Cliff Shires in the Calhan area east of Colorado Springs is home to...

PHOTOS: Fall colors in Colorado
PHOTOS: Fall colors in Colorado

By: - 0 Mon, Sep 26, 2016

Prime time aspen viewing has already arrived in many parts of Colorado, where the leaves are painting the landscape in various shades of gold.

Colorado Springs Chick-fil-A restaurants, Compassion International team up to aid charities
Colorado Springs Chick-fil-A restaurants, Compassion International team up to aid charities

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Mon, Sep 26, 2016

Compassion International is partnering with three Colorado Springs Chick-fil-A locations in a five-day fundraising drive to benefit two local...

'Unlikely Friendships: Dogs' showcases interspecies bonding
'Unlikely Friendships: Dogs' showcases interspecies bonding

By: Jen Mulson - 0 Mon, Sep 26, 2016

What is it about dogs that humans can't resist?

Is it their undying loyalty, soulful eyes, fuzzy underbellies or goofball antics? Whatever it...

Colorado Springs area events for seniors starting Sept. 26, 2016

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SENIOR CALENDAR

Unless noted, events take place at the Colorado Springs Senior Center, 1514 N. Hancock Ave., and registration is required:...

The Gazette's GO! is on the move
The Gazette's GO! is on the move

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If you've ever wished that your weekend would start a day earlier, we can help ... with part of that.

The Gazette's GO! weekend entertainment...

Colorado Springs area literary events starting Sept. 25, 2016

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SIGNINGS

Author Signing - Louis Paul DeGrado will sign "The Calling of the Protectors," 11:30 a.m. Monday, Barnes & Noble, 795 Citadel Drive...

Colorado Springs area volunteer opportunities starting Sept. 25, 2016

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HELPING HANDS

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

- The Alzheimer's...

Colorado Springs area nonprofit community events Sept. 25, 2016

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NONPROFIT

COMMUNITY EVENTS

Hope and Home and Second Chance Through Faith Fundraiser - Monday-Friday, Chick-fil-A, 7990 N. Academy...

Colorado travel calendar starting Sept. 25, 2016

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Colorado Calendar

Be sure to call before you go. Many events are free; some charge admission or require tickets. Events are subject to change....

Study: Religion contributes more to the economy than many giant corporations
Study: Religion contributes more to the economy than many giant corporations

By: - 0 Sat, Sep 24, 2016

Religion is big business. How big? A study, published this month by a father-daughter researcher team, says religion is bigger than Facebook, Google...

13 reasons why autumn is the best time of year in Colorado
13 reasons why autumn is the best time of year in Colorado

By: Ernestas Tyminas - 0 Fri, Sep 23, 2016

Autumn is the favorite time of year for many in the Pikes Peak region - and for an abundance of good reasons. Below are some of the many reasons that...

Missionaries are struggling to work under new Russia law banning proselytizing
Missionaries are struggling to work under new Russia law banning proselytizing

By: - 0 Fri, Sep 23, 2016

The Mormon church reassigned 65 missionaries who were called to serve in Russia, and is renaming others "volunteers" who will focus on community...

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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 home games left....

The Colorado Springs Marathon: A Race for Everyone - and Every Body

Thu, Sep 1, 2016 - 3:29 PM 0

The Colorado Springs Marathon is taking it to the streets on Sunday, September 25 with a race for everyone – and every body....

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