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  • Special cat reunited with family after being missing for years

    By CAROL MCGRAW carol.mcgraw@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, Oct 29, 2014

    Sometimes it pays to have a big head. That's the case for Sheldon, anyway. The brown tiger cat is home after three years of adventure somewhere. It all started in 2011, when Sheldon ended up in the shelter of the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region. The 4-month-old kitten was...

  • Colorado Springs area cooking classes and events starting Oct. 29, 2014

    By Carlotta Olson -
    Published: Wed, Oct 29, 2014

    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. Colorado Springs Senior Center - 1514 N. Hancock Ave. Registration: 387-6000,...

  • Looking for a few spooky, stylish pets

    The Gazette -
    Published: Wed, Oct 29, 2014

    Join the fun Do you dress your pets in costumes? Email high-resolution 
pictures with the subject line "Halloween Pets" to pets@gazette.com and your stylish animal could be featured in Saturday's Home & Garden section. Deadline to receive photos is 1 p.m. Wednesday.

  • Jeb Bush: Obama handling of Ebola 'incompetent'

    Updated: Tue, Oct 28, 2014

    NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush on Tuesday criticized President Barack Obama's initial handling of the Ebola crisis as "incompetent," saying it gave rise to unneeded fears among the American public about the virus. Bush, who is the latest potential Republican...

  • Willard Hotel to unveil portraits of Lincoln in DC

    Updated: Tue, Oct 28, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) — Two new portraits of President Abraham Lincoln and his family are being unveiled at a Washington hotel ahead of the 150th anniversary next year of Lincoln's assassination. The Willard InterContinental Hotel plans to unveil the two new portraits by artist John Gable...

  • Museum tells Helena Rubinstein's story in art

    Updated: Tue, Oct 28, 2014

    NEW YORK (AP) — Judgmental, autocratic and wholly self-made after fleeing pre-war Poland and the prospect of arranged marriage as a teen, Helena Rubinstein built a cosmetics empire on the notion that beauty is power. But the late doyenne with the tight chignon was more than a mere...

  • United begins direct flights from Seoul to Guam

    Updated: Tue, Oct 28, 2014

    HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — United Airlines has launched daily direct flights between South Korea and Guam for the first time, serving a market that helped boost Guam's tourism industry when the number of visitors from Japan declined. "As Guam's hometown airline, we are delighted to bring...

  • Colorado Springs French chef serves inexpensive, well prepared bistro food

    TERESA J. FARNEY teresa.farney@gazette.com -
    Published: Tue, Oct 28, 2014

    Henri Chaperont, owner and executive chef of Le Bistro, 1015 W. Colorado Ave., shows how to prepare a classic French dish, Mussels Mariniere.

  • Detroit airport runway reopens after tires burst

    Updated: Tue, Oct 28, 2014

    ROMULUS, Mich. (AP) — A runway at Detroit Metropolitan Airport has reopened after the bursting of two tires on a landing plane closed it for several hours. No injuries were reported after US Airways flight 2088 from Charlotte, North Carolina, landed Monday night at the airport in...

  • Grand Teton lodge under review after Biden stay

    Updated: Tue, Oct 28, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The National Park Service is reviewing its policy for VIP stays at a lakeside vacation lodge in the Grand Tetons after a visit by Vice President Joe Biden. Biden and a dozen family members spent four August nights at the Brinkerhoff Lodge operated by the National...

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