• AROUND TOWN: Hall of Fame kicks off 75th Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo season

    By Linda Navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com -
    Updated: 21 hr ago

    It's a celebratory season for Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo: 75 years. Giving the anniversary a boot-kickin' start was the induction of the professional rodeo's fourth class of Hall of Fame honorees April 24 at The Broadmoor and the addition of the names on the stone memorial at the Hank...

  • AROUND TOWN: Komen Colorado South gives $228,000 in grants

    By Linda Navarro, The Gazette, linda.navarro@gazette.com -
    Published: Wed, Apr 29, 2015

    Bring out all the pink; it's Komen Colorado South time. And when all the running, walking, golfing, playing tennis and fundraising is completed this fall, the money will go into grants and for research to seek out a cure for breast cancer. Sponsors, volunteers, survivors and staff...

  • AROUND TOWN: Yuri's Space Party for Colorado Springs Science Center

    By linda navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sun, Apr 26, 2015

    The challenge has been made, kicked off with a $100,000 unrestricted grant from the Edson Foundation to help jump-start the 65,000-square-foot Colorado Springs Science Center, envisioned as "a landmark, leading-edge science and technology interactive museum" in lower downtown. The...

  • AROUND TOWN: Elder abuse a focus of Silver Key, Colorado's mandatory reporting system

    By linda navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sun, Apr 26, 2015

    The elderly aren't cute like babies and puppies, but they deserve care, dignity and respect. Elisabeth Almond's words brought soft smiles and knowing head nods from 400 guests at Silver Key Senior Services' Silver Linings fundraising breakfast. The subject of the morning on April 14:...

  • AROUND TOWN: Memorial Hospital Gala honors cardiologist Dr. David Greenberg

    By Linda Navarro, The Gazette, linda.navarro@gazette.com -
    Published: Thu, Apr 16, 2015

    It was an impossible feat for Dr. David Greenberg to walk through the West Ballroom at The Broadmoor. Well-wisher after well-wisher wanted a private moment to congratulate the cardiologist as the Memorial Hospital Foundation Gala's special honoree April 11, a tribute to practicing...

  • AROUND TOWN: The Arc's Disability Awareness Month film festival

    By Linda Navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sun, Apr 12, 2015

    The Arc Pikes Peak Region took to the big screen for a new way of celebrating National Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month. Several hundred enthusiastic moviegoers visited Stargazers Theatre on March 18 for three Achieve With Us Colorado Film Festival showings of 16 film...

  • AROUND TOWN: Teen Court makes significant difference for juvenile offenders

    By Linda Navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sun, Apr 12, 2015

    For 21 years, young local offenders have gone before judges and juries who most closely understand being a kid. They're teens themselves. Since the program started, more than 7,500 at-risk teens have gone through Colorado Springs Teen Court (csteencourt.org), 413 during 2013-14. All...

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