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Glimpses: At the bar, one man's unlikely redemption

Sun, Feb 18, 2018 - 7:21 AM 0

This is a story about Doug Brewer, whom I've called a friend since I met him at a bar and needed someone with a truck to pick up a couch, something he was...

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Former Colorado Springs resident gets naked in new book

Fri, Feb 16, 2018 - 8:51 AM 0

Dropping trou around other people troubled Steven Seagle well into adulthood. Not until he was 30 could he get naked in a locker room or other non-sexual...

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Happy Trails: A 'secret' lake at Rocky Mountain National Park
Happy Trails: A 'secret' lake at Rocky Mountain National Park

By: Seth Boster - 0 2 hr ago

Lake of Glass, Rocky Mountain National Park If you've never been to Rocky Mountain National Park, be advised: The hike to Lake of Glass should not be...

Skiing Colorado: Purgatory Resort
Skiing Colorado: Purgatory Resort

By: Seth Boster - 0 2 hr ago

Purgatory Resort Durango serves as the hub for endless outdoor fun in southwest Colorado. Mountain bikers feast on the surrounding bounty of...

Bald eagles seem fewer across southeast Colorado, but they remain at one oasis on the plains
Bald eagles seem fewer across southeast Colorado, but they remain at one oasis on the plains

By: Seth Boster - 0 3 hr ago

HASTY - A great horned owl perches on a tamarisk branch, looking out to the water until noticing that people behind it are taking pictures from the...

Colorado Springs area literary events starting Feb. 18, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Sat, Feb 17, 2018

Book signings, readings and other literary events in and around Colorado Springs.

Colorado Springs area nonprofit community events starting Feb. 18, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Sat, Feb 17, 2018

Nonprofit community events in and around Colorado Springs.

Floral design and gift shop is Colorado Springs native's dream
Floral design and gift shop is Colorado Springs native's dream

By: Michelle Karas - 0 Sat, Feb 17, 2018

During a recent break from her corporate job to care for an ailing family member, Colorado Springs native Cathy Berdon had a change of heart about...

HBA Home & Garden Show in new Chapels Hill Mall location
HBA Home & Garden Show in new Chapels Hill Mall location

By: Michelle Karas - 0 Sat, Feb 17, 2018

The HBA Home & Garden Show, an annual rite of spring, is coming to the Chapel Hills Mall from Friday through Feb. 25. With landscaping ideas and...

Colorado Springs area home and garden events starting Feb. 17, 2018
Colorado Springs area home and garden events starting Feb. 17, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Sat, Feb 17, 2018

Home and garden events in and around Colorado Springs.

Around the house: Converting wood fireplace to gas, and fixing a crumbling chimney
Around the house: Converting wood fireplace to gas, and fixing a crumbling chimney

By: - 0 Sat, Feb 17, 2018

Dear Ken: I have a wood-burning fireplace that I want to convert to gas. What are the pros and cons? How much should it cost? - Nancy Answer: Wood...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Monday, February 19
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Monday, February 19

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Fri, Feb 16, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Monday in the Colorado Springs area:

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, February 18
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Sunday, February 18

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Fri, Feb 16, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Sunday in the Colorado Springs area:      FESTIVALS Through Sunday: Ice Festival — Ice...

Colorado Springs area outdoor events starting Feb. 19, 2018
Colorado Springs area outdoor events starting Feb. 19, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Mon, Feb 19, 2018

Climbing ONGOING UpaDowna Climb Nights - 6-8 p.m., second Tuesday, CityRock, 21 N. Nevada Ave., free. Registration: upadowna.org/programs. Cycling...

Young-Earther: Evangelical leader from Black Forest hosts Creationist film
Young-Earther: Evangelical leader from Black Forest hosts Creationist film

By: - 0 Fri, Feb 16, 2018

Since moving to Black Forest three decades ago, Del Tackett has fallen in love with the mountains, streams and canyons. He regularly thanks God for...

Colorado Springs area religious events starting Feb. 18, 2018
Colorado Springs area religious events starting Feb. 18, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Fri, Feb 16, 2018

Speakers, classes and other religion-themed events in and around Colorado Springs.

Colorado Springs area volunteer opportunities starting Feb. 16, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Fri, Feb 16, 2018

These agencies need volunteer help. Call about specific opportunities and time commitment. - Hospice Volunteer Orientation - 10 a.m.-4 p.m....

Travel to Mazatlan for an up-close look at taco traditions
Travel to Mazatlan for an up-close look at taco traditions

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Thu, Feb 15, 2018

I've just stepped up my Taco Tuesday game, thanks to a trip to Mazatlan, Mexico. Here's a look at some of the culinary tours and classes I recommend....

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, February 17
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Saturday, February 17

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Wed, Feb 14, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Saturday in the Colorado Springs area:      FESTIVALS Through Sunday: Ice Festival — Ice...

Two baby giraffes may soon join the herd at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo
Two baby giraffes may soon join the herd at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo

By: Chhun Sun - 0 Wed, Feb 14, 2018

Two giraffes could give birth to Cheyenne Mountain Zoo's 200th and 201st calves this spring, and the zoo plans to install a live-streaming "birth cam"...

AROUND TOWN: Gazette-El Pomar Empty Stocking Fund drive raises over $1.1 million for 20 nonprofits
AROUND TOWN: Gazette-El Pomar Empty Stocking Fund drive raises over $1.1 million for 20 nonprofits

By: Linda Navarro - 0 Wed, Feb 14, 2018

A fellow named Dave who had been on the street, but with a little help found a home, is one of the thousands of Gazette-El Pomar Empty Stocking Fund...

How to spice up your Valentine's Day, thanks to Colorado Springs chef
How to spice up your Valentine's Day, thanks to Colorado Springs chef

By: Teresa Farney - 0 Wed, Feb 14, 2018

For anyone seeking something sensual to serve for supper: Consider tortellini. The small circles of rolled, egg-based dough folded around a filling are...

Sesame on the ziti, and we couldn't be happier
Sesame on the ziti, and we couldn't be happier

By: - 0 Wed, Feb 14, 2018

There's something to be learned from even the simplest recipes, and this bowl proves the point. Radicchio's bitter edge mellows once this vivid...

A clam stew to warm the cockles of your heart
A clam stew to warm the cockles of your heart

By: - 0 Wed, Feb 14, 2018

Small clams - cherrystones or littlenecks - are best for this recipe. If you can only find the big ones, simply cut them after they are cooked. Prepare...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Wednesday, Feb. 14
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Wednesday, Feb. 14

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Wed, Feb 14, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Wednesday in the Colorado Springs area:      FESTIVALS Through Feb. 18: Ice Festival — Ice...

Colorado Springs area cooking classes and events starting Feb. 14, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Wed, Feb 14, 2018

CLASSES ONGOING Black Bear Bourbon Bar - 10375 Ute Pass Ave., Green Mountain Falls; 684-9648, 964-2990, chefmatthews@aol.com. - Basic Bourbon...

Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, February 16
Colorado Springs-area events calendar: Friday, February 16

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Tue, Feb 13, 2018

Here's a look at what's going on Friday in the Colorado Springs area:      FESTIVALS Through Feb. 18: Ice Festival — Ice...

How to stop junk mail and save trees - and your sanity
How to stop junk mail and save trees - and your sanity

By: - 0 Tue, Feb 13, 2018

Many people love to hate junk mail - and they have lots of different ways of quantifying their disgust: New York University says 5.6 million tons of...

Bring on the bon temps with speedy red beans and rice
Bring on the bon temps with speedy red beans and rice

By: - 0 Tue, Feb 13, 2018

Mardi Gras is here, igniting a hankering for red beans and rice. The vegetables for this Creole dish are typically long simmered with some type of pork...

Colorado Springs area wellness events starting Feb. 13, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Tue, Feb 13, 2018

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

Colorado Springs area pet adoption fairs and events starting Feb. 13, 2018
Colorado Springs area pet adoption fairs and events starting Feb. 13, 2018

By: Carlotta Olson - 0 Tue, Feb 13, 2018

Adoption fairs, volunteer opportunities and other pet-related events in and around Colorado Springs.

5 Tinder do's and don'ts from a dating-app ghostwriter

By: - 0 Tue, Feb 13, 2018

Meredith Golden, married mother of two, will take over your dating apps and impersonate you for $2,000 a month - doing all the matching and messaging....

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La-Z-Boy beautifies homes with complimentary In-Home Design services

Thu, Feb 15, 2018 - 3:53 PM

La-Z-Boy of Colorado Springs has an incredible design team that can help optimize the comfort, functionality and beauty of any room. Whether...

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