Instagram: Share your photos with us, we'll share them with the world

By: The Gazette

Colorado is a beautiful place and we capture it often on our smart phones and cameras. OK, so now you have this awesome photo, now what?

Share your talent with us and we'll share it with the world.

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Shop with Clifford the Big Red Dog at Outlets at Castle Rock

By: MICHELLE KARAS michelle.karas@gazette.com

CASTLE ROCK - Clifford the Big Red Dog will be making an appearance Friday at the Outlets at Castle Rock, 5050 Factory Shops Blvd.

The outlet center is teaming up with Rocky Mountain PBS to welcome the...

Memorial Hospital's Child Life Specialists help patients and families adjust

By: STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com

Laced to machines, a tube up his nose and an IV in his arm, Joseph Viegas - the boy who has something to say about pretty much everything - was so miserable he didn't want to speak. His family had expected the...

The latest twist in textiles? A spinning resurgence

By: JENNIFER FORKER The Associated Press

Like knitting and crocheting, spinning - the process of twisting fibers together to make yarn - is enjoying a comeback.

Textile artists want "to control the front end of their yarn," says Sarah Anderson,...

2 Colorado Springs high schools make Newsweek's annual top 500 list

By: Debbie Kelley

Newsweek released on Wednesday its annual survey of the top 500 high schools in the country.

The national news magazine used a range of data to “determine which institutions do the best job of preparing...

General: Colorado Springs kids are too fat to fight

By: TOM ROEDER tom.roeder@gazette.com

A group of high-ranking military brass held a Colorado Springs news conference Wednesday warning parents and politicians that most kids in the Pikes Peak region are too fat, frail or stupid to fight for their...

Triple threat: Teaching teens to drive is a rough road for parents of Colorado Springs triplets

By: STEPHANIE EARLS stephanie.earls@gazette.com

Things come at you fast when you're cruising down the exit ramp of childhood.

Like that Subaru, and that pothole. And whoa ... pedestrian.

From her spot in the passenger seat, Lisa Rudolph gently...

Back to school a great time for baby-stepping the kids

By: LEANNE ITALIE The Associated Press

Much is made about two distinct styles of parenting. We've got the hovering helicopters and the risk-taking free-rangers, and back-to-school season threatens to bring out the beast in both.

Parents of newly...