It's Pumpkin Time

By: Gazette Parents

Pumpkins and fall fun for the whole family near Colorado Springs

Enrollment gap between largest districts in Pikes Peak region continues to narrow


In the land of public education, Thursday is the day schools in Colorado add up how many students are in their seats. State lawmakers use the data to determine school funding.

While it won't happen this...

Colorado Springs school gets prestigious national award


All 568 students at Centennial Elementary School learned the same lesson Tuesday: Hard work pays off.

U.S. Secretary of Education Arne Duncan named six schools in Colorado as National Blue Ribbon Schools for...

Colorado Springs area craft fairs starting Sept. 25, 2015

Admission is free unless otherwise noted. Send information for local holiday craft fairs at least two weeks in advance to Carlotta Olson at Include dates, times, location with street address,...

Stage show version of 'Price is Right Live' at Pikes Peak Center in Colorado Springs

By: Jennifer Mulson

Are you the next contestant on "The Price is Right Live"? You could be - the stage version of the popular game show will be at Pikes Peak Center on Thursday.

Much like the TV show hosted for decades by the...

Map: Aspens of Pikes Peak approaching peak color


Aspens on Pikes Peak are shining brighter by the day, making today an excellent time for your family hike or drive.

But will local fall color be at an absolute peak?

That's for you to discover.


Cheyenne Mountain Zoo's tapirs adjust to life in spacious new home


Shortly after 10 a.m. Friday, Carlotta, a mountain tapir, strolled into her new home at Cheyenne Mountain Zoo.

The 21-year-old female, native to South America, sniffed around a bit in her remodeled exhibit,...

Colorado Springs school's Innovations provides thrills for parents and students


Pioneer Elementary School students are too young to drive, but they're certainly old enough to appreciate the cool factor of a Tesla.

The electric, nearly silent vehicles were just one science-driven...