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Burritos, BBQ, and Brew

Grab two plates and prepare to load up on your favorite foods for this week's giveaway!

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Featured Letter

Move over

To "Old and in the way" (Letters, July 22): Get out of the way. My husband and I are over 60. We used the ages of the candidates to determine our vote. No more old guys. Why?

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New Volunteer Information Session

An event offering information on the museum's mission, volunteer opportunities (which include docents, cart guides, greeters, museum shop clerk and more), as well as a walk-through of the exhibits. RSVP to attend.
Wed., Aug. 5, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Colorado Springs Pioneers Museum, 215 S. Tejon St.

SimpliCity: Healthy living in the Pikes Peak region

Do something to be a better you.

The little town that could

Manitou Springs rebounds from disastrous times

The macho factor

Male officers use excessive force more often than female officers

Equality Act could protect LGBT people from discrimination nationwide

Even if the bill doesn't pass, it's a step in the right direction.

Living out loud

Every Time I Die make some noise

AudioFile

In a cold sweat

Reverb

Et tu ... and him, too?

Cottonwood's new 'Lab' experiments with a Shakespearean classic
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    With the summertime heat in mind, I want to show you how to make coffee granita. In Italy it is called granita di caffè…
  • Road trip hike: Storm King Memorial Trail Road trip hike: Storm King Memorial Trail
    On July 2nd, 1994, during a hot, dry summer, lightning struck near the base of Storm King Mountain, located next to I-70 just west…
  • SunShare will flip the 'on' switch SunShare will flip the 'on' switch
    At 10 a.m. Tuesday, SunShare will host an event worth noting: It will celebrate the activation of its 2.5-megawatt community solar garden, believed to be…
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    Christy Le Lait, the executive director of the El Paso County Democratic Party, has stepped down. In an email to local Democrats, Party Chair…
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Garden of the Goods
  We've got the goods! Up to 75% off gift certificates for restaurants, salons, tattoos and more, from your friends at the Indy. Featured this week:
Eden Salon & Barber Shop- Half off $40 for hair services
  American Indoor Flea Market- $20 shopping spree for $10
  Ernie's Smokin' BBQ-50% off $10 for delicious hand rubbed BBQ
  The Spot Pawn Shop - 50% off $25 on store merchandise

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