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  • Wine Guy: Blends can provide extraordinary tastes

    By Rich Mauro Special to The Gazette -
    Published: Wed, Oct 1, 2014

    Many wine drinkers might not realize that the cabernet sauvignons or merlots they enjoy often include other grapes. Sometimes, a producer even will promote the fact the wine is a blend. Given its prestige, it isn't surprising that many imitate the Bordeaux formula of blending...

  • Leave them feeling full with nutritious chia seeds

    By MELISSA D'ARABIAN The Associated Press -
    Published: Wed, Oct 1, 2014

    Chia seeds have a lot to offer a healthy diet. One table-
spoon crams in tons of protein, fiber, healthy fats, calcium, iron, manganese, phosphorus and omega fatty acids. But the real reason I love chia seeds so much? They fill me up, and that keeps me from getting hungry (and cranky)...

  • What's Cooking calendar for Oct. 1, 2014

    Published: Wed, Oct 1, 2014

    WHAT'S COOKING 
CLASSES ONGOING Black Bear Bourbon Bar - 10375 Ute Pass Ave., Green Mountain Falls; 684-9648, 964-2990, chefmatthews@aol.com.
- Basic Bourbon Training, 8-10 p.m. Fridays. Cost is minimal and varies. The Cañon City Queen Anne Tea House - 813 Macon Ave., Cañon...

  • Farmers market schedule for Colorado Springs for Oct. 1, 2014

    By name newspaper -
    Published: Wed, Oct 1, 2014

    Monday - Western Museum of Mining & Industry, 225 North Gate Blvd., 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., through Oct. 13. wmmi.org. Wednesday - Briargate, 7610 N. Union Blvd., 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., through Oct. 8, springsfarmersmarkets.com. - Western Museum of Mining & Industry, 225 North...

  • A healthy afterschool snack that eats like a treat

    By ALISON LADMAN The Associated Press -
    Published: Wed, Oct 1, 2014

    After-school snacks are one of the more difficult terrains for parents to navigate. The kids want a treat, but parents - mindful that dinner is around the corner - want to keep it healthy. These chocolate- and granola-covered frozen bananas are a healthy snack that eat like a frozen...

  • PHOTOS: P.F. Chang's horses painted pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    Michael Ciaglo, The Gazette
    Updated: Tue, Sep 30, 2014

    P.F. Chang's painted the two 11-foot Warrior Horses outside the restaurant pink for Breast Cancer Awareness Month on Tuesday. With 317 horses being painted nationwide, P.F. Chang's will donate a dollar to the National Breast Cancer Foundation for every selfie taken with the horses...

  • Haze nightclub on Las Vegas Strip to close

    Updated: Tue, Sep 30, 2014

    LAS VEGAS (AP) — Officials say Haze Nightclub at the Aria will be closing at the end of October to make way for another business. MGM Resorts International released a brief statement Tuesday confirming the closure of the Las Vegas Strip club, which is located inside the Aria resort....

  • Battle of New Orleans cannon gets new carriage

    Updated: Tue, Sep 30, 2014

    NEW ORLEANS (AP) — A Spanish cannon used in the Battle of New Orleans and weighing nearly 3 tons was lowered Tuesday by pulleys, chains and muscle onto a new gun carriage like one that might have held it once aboard a navy ship. For generations, the 10½-foot-long, 5,789-pound weapon...

  • Dead cruise passenger ID'd as South Carolina man

    Updated: Tue, Sep 30, 2014

    MIAMI (AP) — Police say a passenger who died in a fall aboard a cruise ship at a Miami dock was a South Carolina man. Miami-Dade County police say in a news release that 20-year-old Kendall Wernet of Moncks Corner, South Carolina, died in what appeared to be an accidental fall Monday...

  • Komen celebrates 20th year of Springs Race for the Cure

    By Hannah Blick, hannah.blick@gazette.com
    Updated: Tue, Sep 30, 2014

    Twenty years ago, a seed was planted. It was a tiny seed, but it grew quickly under the care and instruction of a small group of people who refused to let breast cancer grow bigger than their efforts. September 7 marked the twentieth Race for the Cure, organized by Susan G. Komen...

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