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Eight great hikes that feature Colorado aspens

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The best way to experience Colorado's fall colors is on a hike. Here are eight recommendations to get you started.

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719 Rocks! project spreads kindness anonymously throughout Colorado Springs

Wed, Sep 20, 2017 - 8:21 AM 0

More than 40,000 people in the Colorado Springs area are spreading kindness, compassion and connectivity - anonymously and unexpectedly - as proof that "719...

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Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, Sept. 22
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, Sept. 22

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 3 hr ago

Here's a look at a variety of events Friday around Colorado Springs and beyond:      STAGE “The Nerd” — 7 p.m., through...

Could ADHD be a type of sleep disorder? That would fundamentally change how we treat it.
Could ADHD be a type of sleep disorder? That would fundamentally change how we treat it.

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Over the past two decades, U.S. parents and teachers have reported epidemic levels of children with trouble focusing, impulsive behavior...

Tibetan monks bring unspoken messages of unity and peace to Colorado Springs
Tibetan monks bring unspoken messages of unity and peace to Colorado Springs

By: Debbie Kelley - 0 16 hr ago

The simple tools are hard at work in their hands, but the complex design and messages are etched in their hearts. Sitting on worn cushions, eight...

Broadmoor's new executive chef is 'young,' but David Patterson brings his own history of excellence
Broadmoor's new executive chef is 'young,' but David Patterson brings his own history of excellence

By: Teresa Farney - 0 21 hr ago

If name-dropping were part of chef David Patterson's MO, he could do it with ease. Patterson was an executive sous chef under famed chef Alain...

Happy Trails: Palmer Lake offers hikers a quick and serene escape
Happy Trails: Palmer Lake offers hikers a quick and serene escape

By: Seth Boster - 0 Yesterday

HAPPY TRAILS: PALMER LAKE Description: Visit while the summer lasts. It's best to see these two reservoirs while they're not frozen. Though they...

'My heart is in pieces': Father makes public plea after his little boy is bullied
'My heart is in pieces': Father makes public plea after his little boy is bullied

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School bullies threw rocks at their young child, while calling him a monster, a freak and telling him he was ugly - all because he has a condition...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Thursday, Sept. 21
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Thursday, Sept. 21

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Yesterday

Here's a look at a variety of events Thursday around Colorado Springs and beyond:      STAGE “The Nerd” — 7 p.m.,...

Not drinking or driving, teens increasingly put off traditional markers of adulthood
Not drinking or driving, teens increasingly put off traditional markers of adulthood

By: - 0 Tue, Sep 19, 2017

When 17-year-old Quattro Musser hangs out with friends, they don’t drink beer or cruise around in cars with their dates. Rather, they stick to G-rated...

Fatal addiction: Falcon High grad — gifted and gracious — loses life at 25 to heroin
Fatal addiction: Falcon High grad — gifted and gracious — loses life at 25 to heroin

By: Stephanie Earls - 0 Tue, Sep 19, 2017

Seven years and addiction to a lethal drug marked the distance between the frail form laced by tubes and wires to a hospital bed and the Makenzie...

Cooking class teacher reveals tips about ingredients
Cooking class teacher reveals tips about ingredients

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Tue, Sep 19, 2017

Every Labor Day weekend, I head to Santa Fe to load up on chilies and regional foods. This time, I also took a "Contemporary Southwest I" cooking class...

New products make whole grains a whole lot easier
New products make whole grains a whole lot easier

By: - 0 Tue, Sep 19, 2017

Whole grains are trending. The National Restaurant Association declared them one of the top 20 food trends of 2017; multiple surveys show consumers are...

This may become your new favorite way to cook portobello mushrooms
This may become your new favorite way to cook portobello mushrooms

By: - 0 Wed, Sep 20, 2017

I love a chef who takes as much care with vegetables as with meat and seafood. And I don't mean making a mean salad or stir-fry - dishes that, as...

Wine Guy: More white wine alternatives for summer sipping
Wine Guy: More white wine alternatives for summer sipping

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My European tour of white wine alternatives ran out of room in my last column, so I'm back with more, several of them from our nation. Even as the...

We couldn't stop eating this chicken salad
We couldn't stop eating this chicken salad

By: - 0 Tue, Sep 19, 2017

This salad of shredded chicken tossed with a colorful slaw of red bell pepper, green cabbage and carrot is designed to hold up well in the...

A spicy, smoky potato salad with Spanish aspirations
A spicy, smoky potato salad with Spanish aspirations

By: - 0 Wed, Sep 20, 2017

If you've ever had the classic Spanish dish patatas bravas, you understand its power. Fried potatoes with a spicy, smoky sauce: If they're within my...

Colorado Springs area wellness events starting Sept. 19, 2017

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Tue, Sep 19, 2017

Wellness events in and around Colorado Springs beginning Sept. 19, 2017.

Colorado Springs area pet adoption fairs and events starting Sept. 19, 2017
Colorado Springs area pet adoption fairs and events starting Sept. 19, 2017

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Tue, Sep 19, 2017

Adoption fairs and other pet-related events in and around Colorado Springs beginning Sept. 19, 2017.

Country-style pork ribs, amplified, make a terrific Sunday meal
Country-style pork ribs, amplified, make a terrific Sunday meal

By: - 0 Wed, Sep 20, 2017

Nomenclature-wise, country-style pork ribs are a mystery. They don't come from the rib section of the animal, and they are often sold boneless. But...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Tuesday, Sept. 19
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Tuesday, Sept. 19

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Tue, Sep 19, 2017

Here's a look at a variety of events Tuesday around Colorado Springs and beyond:      STAGE “The Nerd” — 7 p.m., through...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Wednesday, September 20
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Wednesday, September 20

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Tue, Sep 19, 2017

Here's a look at a variety of events Wednesday around Colorado Springs and beyond:      STAGE “The Nerd” — 7 p.m.,...

Small steps a basic way to add exercise to your day

By: - 0 Tue, Sep 19, 2017

People avoid exercise for many reasons. Our lives are busy - who has time to work out? Money is tight, and gym memberships and equipment can get...

Aspens and their carvings hold forgotten Colorado history
Aspens and their carvings hold forgotten Colorado history

By: Seth Boster - 0 Mon, Sep 18, 2017

Sometime in the late 1970s, while riding horseback through Colorado's southwest wilderness, Peggy Bergon noticed something on the aspen trees that she...

Focus on the Family founder James Dobson to speak at Woodland Park chapel hour
Focus on the Family founder James Dobson to speak at Woodland Park chapel hour

By: Michelle Karas - 0 Mon, Sep 18, 2017

Focus on the Family founder James Dobson will speak Thursday at Charis Bible College in Woodland Park. Dobson, 81, founded the conservative Christian...

Could this happen in your neighborhood? 'Porchfest' draws crowds to Colorado Springs' Patty Jewett area
Could this happen in your neighborhood? 'Porchfest' draws crowds to Colorado Springs' Patty Jewett area

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Mon, Sep 18, 2017

Next year, it's set to be bigger, better and perhaps even more ubitiiqous in Colorado Springs. But for now, the organizers of this year's Patty...

Colorado's national monuments: Dinosaur National Monument
Colorado's national monuments: Dinosaur National Monument

By: Seth Boster - 0 Mon, Sep 18, 2017

Dinosaur National Monument Description: Spreading across Colorado and Utah lines, the monument caters to history lovers and adventure addicts alike....

Colorado Springs area outdoor events starting Sept. 18, 2017

By: - 0 Mon, Sep 18, 2017

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

Colorado's fourteeners: Wilson Peak
Colorado's fourteeners: Wilson Peak

By: - 0 Mon, Sep 18, 2017

Wilson Peak Elevation: 14,024 feet Range: San Juan Wilson Peak is one of two fourteeners named for the chief topographer of the Hayden Survey....

Wondrous ice castles returning to Colorado
Wondrous ice castles returning to Colorado

By: Seth Boster - 0 Sun, Sep 17, 2017

A winter wonderland is coming to Colorado. The international attraction called Ice Castles has chosen the Summit County town of Dillon to hold its...

Evensong sees a surge even as British church attendance declines
Evensong sees a surge even as British church attendance declines

By: - 0 Sun, Sep 17, 2017

LONDON - The line of locals and tourists stretches about 400 people long, and one might think they are waiting to get into a play or museum. But these...

New book details prominent early frontier Americans
New book details prominent early frontier Americans

By: - 0 Sun, Sep 17, 2017

Editor's note: Denver businessman Philip Anschutz recently released his second volume of "Out Where the West Begins." The book details more than 100...

WATCH: Springs Integrated Health explains the use of stem cell therapy and common misconceptions

Fri, Sep 1, 2017 - 11:26 AM 0

Stem cell therapy has been used for decades in Europe, and in the United States has been used by Peyton Manning, Tiger Woods, and many NFL...

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Vantage Homes’ Parade Home in the pristine and peaceful Sanctuary Pointe community

Fri, Sep 1, 2017 - 11:27 AM 0

Along the western edge of the Black Forest, you find Sanctuary Pointe – a brand new community in Monument that features a pristine natural...

WATCH: La-Z-Boy’s design process for this year’s HBA parade home

Wed, Aug 9, 2017 - 3:22 PM 0

La-Z-Boy has been decorating Parade Homes for the Housing and Building Association of Colorado Springs for the past 11 years. This year,...

Stem Cell Therapy can provide a surgery-free solution to knee and shoulder issues

Fri, Sep 1, 2017 - 11:25 AM 0

Springs Integrated Health offers leading-edge, all-natural medical care. The center provides services intended to get to the root of patient...

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