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  • Calmer, potty-trained old dogs find new homes

    The Associated Press -
    Published: Sat, Apr 19, 2014

    Erin O'Sullivan wants to change lives by finding new homes for old dogs. Visitors to her popular Facebook page say she has done that by helping them discover the pets they didn't know they were missing. O'Sullivan's page tells stories about pooches past their prime that need loving...

  • Plant of the week: Bleeding heart

    Julie McIntyre, Summerland Gardens
    Updated: Fri, Apr 18, 2014

    This favorite, old-fashioned shade perennial with delicate flowers resembles hearts with a drop of blood at the base. Flowers appear in early spring and dangle along arching stems. Prefers moist, well-drained soil in a shady spot, protected from direct afternoon sun. Benefits from a...

  • Year-round gardening: Three trees for Colorado Springs

    By Fredricka Bogardus Colorado Master Gardener -
    Published: Sat, Apr 19, 2014

    Finding tree species that do well in compacted clay soil can be a challenge. If you have alkaline soils, it further complicates the process. Species selection is critical to long-term success of city trees. Here are three common trees that are more tolerant of compacted or alkaline...

  • Obama signs bill aimed at blocking Iran's UN envoy

    Updated: Fri, Apr 18, 2014

    WASHINGTON (AP) — President Barack Obama signed legislation Friday aimed at blocking Iran's chosen ambassador to the United Nations because of his ties to the 1979 takeover of the U.S. Embassy in Tehran. But the president says he's only treating the legislation as guidance. The...

  • Bonfils offers other ways to help 10-year-old who needs bone marrow transplant

    The Gazette -
    Updated: Fri, Apr 18, 2014

    Gazette readers who wish to help 10-year-old Aden Knar, who suffers from lymphoblastic leukemia, but cannot make it to the bone marrow drive this weekend have other opportunities to help. The Gazette published Wednesday...

  • Michigan shows off new-look Schembechler Hall

    Updated: Fri, Apr 18, 2014

    ANN ARBOR, Mich. (AP) — Michigan's football program strives to be the leaders and best. Brady Hoke believes that goal has been reached at Schembechler Hall, which has undergone nearly completed renovations that cost $9 million. The coach said there's an arms race among college...

  • Coalition of Colorado faith leaders steps up to support same-sex marriage equality

    BY STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Apr 18, 2014

    The day before oral arguments began Thursday in an Oklahoma same-sex marriage lawsuit, a coalition of 215 faith leaders - including representatives from Colorado Springs - spoke up in support of marriage equality for gay and lesbian couples. The announcement Wednesday by the group,...

  • Miami hosts 'Caribbean: Crossroads of the World'

    Updated: Fri, Apr 18, 2014

    MIAMI (AP) — One of the opening images in "Caribbean: Crossroads of the World" features a massive nuclear submarine breaking the surface off what appears to be a cold northern coastline, with evergreens that would never thrive in tropical weather. The painting by Cuban-born Julio...

  • Broad Art Museum gets $5 million donation

    Updated: Fri, Apr 18, 2014

    EAST LANSING, Mich. (AP) — The Eli and Edythe Broad Art Museum at Michigan State University has received $5 million to increase its endowment and help fund exhibitions for the next five years, officials announced Friday. The donation is from The Eli and Edythe Broad Foundation in...

  • Hawaii's tourism agency names music series manager

    Updated: Fri, Apr 18, 2014

    HONOLULU (AP) — The Hawaii Tourism has selected a company to manage a new series of monthly Hawaiian music concerts it is sponsoring to highlight the state's musical heritage and boost tourism. The agency is awarding The Kalaimoku Group a yearlong contract to manage the series and a...

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