• AROUND TOWN: New downtown communities

    Updated: 3 hr ago

    Hello, New South End. And the new North Tejon Street neighborhood. It was an event to experience new downtown communities and to welcome the first men to a special public meeting of Artemis Women. The Jan. 17 "Creating Neighborhoods" at Tim Gill Center for Public Media drew an...

  • Colorado Springs area literary events starting Jan. 25, 2015

    By Carlotta Olson -
    Published: Sun, Jan 25, 2015

    SIGNINGS Book Signing - Jason Meents will sign a "Spawn" comic book featuring his illustration, "Spawn Tyke," 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, Muse Comics + Games, 1350 N. Academy Blvd.; 573-7096, musecomicscolorado.com. LITERARY EVENTS American Girl Book Club - 3 p.m. Wednesday, Manitou...

  • Colorado Springs area volunteer opportunities starting Jan. 25, 2015

    Published: Sun, Jan 25, 2015

    HELPING HANDS These agencies need volunteer help. Call about specific opportunities and time commitment. - Another Life Foundation of Colorado Springs - Volunteers needed to work with those battling depression and suicidal behaviors; anotherlifefoundation.org. - Care and Share Food...

  • More families opt to celebrate life with unique, personal services

    BY STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com -
    Updated: 3 hr ago

    uth Solazzi was born June 15, 1920. She was a dedicated teacher and opera singer who earned a master's degree in music in the early 1940s, at a time when only about 6 percent of females pursued higher education. She raised four children, was grandmother to nine and took pride in the...

  • Colorado Springs area religious events starting Jan. 25, 2015

    By Carlotta Olson -
    Published: Sun, Jan 25, 2015

    RELIGION CALENDAR Music/Drama SUNDAY "Brief History of Music" - 3 p.m., Immanuel Lutheran Church, 846 E. Pikes Peak Ave., $10, $5 for children; pikespeakringers.com. SATURDAY AND FEB. 1 "Legends" - Chamber Orchestra of the Springs, 7 p.m. Saturday, Broadmoor Community Church,...

  • Ice caves at Colorado park a winter jewel

    By Jon Mitchell, Glenwood Springs Post Independent -
    Updated: 8 hr ago

    RIFLE - Walls of limestone tower above Rifle Creek as it runs through Rifle Mountain Park. Water flows down from the top of these cliffs, but not all of it reaches the creek right away, especially at this time of year. It's from December until the end of February, typically, that...

  • Colorado travel calendar starting Jan. 25, 2015

    The Gazette
    Updated: 8 hr ago

    Colorado Calendar Be sure to call before you go. Many events are free; some charge admission or require tickets. Events are subject to change. Phone numbers without a designated area code are 719. Monday - Broomfield, Sam Smith, 7:30 p.m., 1stBank Center, 11450 Broomfield Lane,...

  • Side Streets: Queen of Prince of Blades carved business out of swordplay

    Bill Vogrin
    Updated: 8 hr ago

    In 1994, Dorothy Bretag came into a small inheritance. As she considered how to invest the money, her daughter asked her what she loved. Her answer: swords. It stemmed from watching classic swashbuckler movies about pirates and knights when she was a child. So she and her...

  • American University Museum features 'Locally Sourced' art

    Updated: 14 hr ago

    WASHINGTON (AP) — The American University Museum is opening new winter exhibits, including a display of "Locally Sourced" art from community supported art programs in six cities. The exhibit "Locally Sourced" opened Saturday featuring more than 300 small works drawn from local artists...

  • Currier museum prepares 1960s, 1970s photorealism exhibition

    Updated: 15 hr ago

    MANCHESTER, N.H. (AP) — New Hampshire's Currier Museum of Art is preparing to open an exhibition on life in the 1960s and 1970s. Titled "Still Life: 1970s Photorealism," the display will consist of paintings and sculptures made from photographs of that era. Featured artists include...

Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement
Advertisement