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  • Q&A: Actor David Tennant talks 'Gracepoint'

    Terry Terrones
    Updated: 1 hr ago

    Recently I was able to sit in on a Fox conference call with actor David Tennant, star of the new series “Gracepoint.” The actor, best known to American audiences as Dr. Who, talked about the differences between this show and the U.K. version it’s based on (“Broadchurch”), speaking with...

  • Blog: Film 'Valley Uprising' about rock climbing counterculture

    By Jennifer Mulson
    Updated: 2 hr ago

    If you're into scaling big rocks, you'll probably be into the feature-length documentary, "Valley Uprising," at Armstrong Theater at Colorado College. From the press release: "Sender Films, have made a feature-length documentary about the counterculture history of rock...

  • Blog: Free Tesla lecture at Colorado College

    By Jennifer Mulson
    Updated: 22 hr ago

    This summer I learned that readers love Nikola Tesla, the inventor who lived in the Knob Hill neighborhood of the Springs for eight months in 1899-1900. On Thursday, Oct. 2, you have another chance to quench your thirst for all things Tesla. W. Bernard Carlson, the author of the...

  • A half-century of 'Gilligan's Island'

    By Nick Thomas Tinseltown Talks -

    What should have been "a three-hour tour" turned into a 50-year journey for Dawn Wells, who played castaway Mary Ann Summers in the zany sitcom "Gilligan's Island," which debuted on CBS in September 1964. "I'm still talking and writing about the show and it continues to gain new...

  • Game review: 'Forza Horizon 2'

    By Terry Terrones -
    Published: Mon, Sep 29, 2014

    "Forza Horizon 2" What is it? An open-world racing game set in Europe. The action in "Forza Horizon" centers on the Horizon Festival, an automotive and music festival that has brought fans from all over the world to take part in a celebration of racing competition and car culture....

  • Video Game Review - Beautiful 'Forza Horizon 2' offers tons of driving fun

    Terry Terrones
    Updated: Sun, Sep 28, 2014

    Title: “Forza Horizon 2” Format: Xbox One Price: $59.99 Publisher: Microsoft Studios Developer: Playground Games ESRB Rating: E 10+ (Everyone 10 and older) The Grade: A  What is it? An open world racing game set in Europe. The action in “Forza Horizon” centers on the...

  • Colorado approves $5M incentive for Tarantino film

    The Associated Press
    Updated: Fri, Sep 26, 2014

    DENVER — Colorado on Friday approved a $5 million incentive package to lure production of the upcoming Quentin Tarantino film "The Hateful Eight." The Oscar-winning screenwriter's movie could be filmed on a 900-acre ranch west of the ski town of Telluride, depending on...

  • Must See Must Do: What's happening around Colorado Springs this weekend

    By Linda Navarro, The Gazette -
    Updated: Fri, Sep 26, 2014

    Here's a look at some of the top events happening in the Colorado Springs area this weekend and into next week: FRIDAY-SUNDAY - The Colorado Springs Oktoberfest is a local German celebration modeled off of the multi-week celebration held each year in Munich. The Oktoberfest...

  • Inaugural tattoo show in Colorado Springs full of patriotism

    By Jennifer Mulson -
    Updated: Fri, Sep 26, 2014

    7:30 p.m. Saturday, Broadmoor World Arena, 3185 Venetucci Blvd., $19-$78; 520-7469,, This tattoo isn't the permanent kind. The inaugural Colorado International Tattoo is a large, colorful spectacle that celebrates patriotism with music, pipes and...

  • High-tech aid, Colorado Springs-area foods among restaurant's lures

    By JL fields -
    Published: Fri, Sep 26, 2014

    Editor's note: Fields writes a monthly review of vegan options at local restaurants. Imagine being allergic to eggs, lactose intolerant, having a wheat sensitivity or following a vegetarian or vegan diet. Now imagine the amount of time spent at a restaurant quizzing the server about...