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....

Colorado Springs area literary events starting Aug. 30, 2015


Book Signing - Jan MacKell Collins will sign "Wild Women of Prescott, Arizona," 3 p.m. Saturday, Victor Lowell Thomas Museum, Third and Victor avenues, Victor;...

Colorado Springs area nonprofit community events starting Aug. 30, 2015

By: Carlotta Olson


Light the Night Air Show - 7:30 p.m. Friday, to benefit Mt. Carmel Center of Excellence, Country Club of Colorado, 125 E. Clubhouse Drive. Reservations:...

Colorado travel calendar starting Aug. 30, 2015

By: Carlotta Olson

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.

Through Sept. 7 - Pueblo,...

Rock Hall to open exhibits on Graham Nash, Smokey Robinson

CLEVELAND (AP) — The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in Cleveland will open new exhibits this fall honoring two legendary singer-songwriters.

The two exhibits will pay tribute to Graham Nash and Smokey...

More wildfire evacuations in western Montana

HELENA, Mont. (AP) — Another warm, windy day challenged crews battling numerous wildfires in western Montana and brought more evacuations Saturday.

About 20 residences in rural areas south of Libby were told...

Upstate NY museum receives trove of couple's modern art

GLENS FALLS, N.Y. (AP) — An upstate New York museum known for its collection of work by Rembrandt, van Gogh and Picasso says it has received its largest donation of modern artwork in years.

The Hyde...

38 girls, young women killed in Swaziland crash, says group

JOHANNESBURG (AP) — At least 38 girls and young women were killed in a crash while travelling to Swaziland's most famous traditional festival, a rights group said on Saturday.

An additional 20 others were...