Walker says wall on Canadian border worth reviewing

WASHINGTON (AP) — Republican presidential candidate Scott Walker says that building a wall along the country's norther border with Canada is a legitimate issue that merits further review.


National Park Service opening new campground at Acadia

BAR HARBOR, Maine (AP) — The National Park Service is opening a new campground that will be part of Acadia National Park.

The park service says the opening of Schoodic Woods Campground marks the end of a...

LIST: Eight places to celebrate Labor Day weekend in Colorado

By: The Gazette

A Taste of Colorado: More than 50 of Coloradans' favorite food establishments will gather Sept. 4-7 in downtown Denver. That probably means you should be there too. When you're not eating, you can stroll by the...

Colorado Springs worshippers with disabilities search for acceptance in pews

By: Stephanie Earls and Stephen Hobbs The Gazette

Fifty million Americans have some form of disability and those numbers continue to grow as the population ages, the number of children with autism and attention deficit disorders grows, and soldiers return home...

Catholics love their celebrity pope and most - not all - his priorities

By: Cathy Lynn Grossman Religion News Service

mericans are gung-ho for Pope Francis' U.S. visit - if they know he's coming.

They really like him, too, particularly Catholics - even if they're sometimes confused about what he believes.

But most...

AROUND TOWN: Seniors rock to support the Senior Center

By: linda navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com -Linda Navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com

As the Colorado Springs Senior Center transitions from a city operation to the YMCA of the Pikes Peak Region, the Friends of The Colorado Springs Senior Center continues working full steam ahead. The nonprofit...

AROUND TOWN: Children's Garden celebrates Judy Noyes' love of books and reading

By: linda navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com

She left a legacy of public art, a passion for downtown and for giving back through community service. But more than anything, Judy Noyes, who loved books and reading, found ways to excite a lifelong love of...

Colorado Springs area volunteer opportunities starting Aug. 23, 2015

By: Carlotta Olson

These agencies need volunteer help. Call about specific opportunities and time commitment.

- Pikes Peak World Cup - Volunteers needed to assist with the race setup, tear-down and operations Sept. 11-13....