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Re: Revolution at the door (Columns: City Sage)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-17-2014

posted by: Clara McKenna
I'd be happy if all the highfalutin' movers and shakers in city government would take time out from their fantasies to fix the roads. Uintah, Union, Constitution, Wahsatch, it doesn't...
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Re: Balloon Classic to leave Springs (Special Section: IndyBlog)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-17-2014

posted by: Thomas Lee DuDash
A little history of this event, it used to be an organization that raised funds for local non-profits. Somewhere along the way it ended up in the hands of a...
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Re: In the poorhouse now (News: Cover Story)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-17-2014

posted by: OldCrank
If this is what class warfare looks like, it looks like the wealthy won. The yahoos will still vote for the GOP'er, to their own detriment and against their own...
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Re: It’s a bird, it’s a plane, it’s a drone? (Special Section: IndyBlog)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-17-2014

posted by: Dave H
Technically the aircraft called a "drone" is autonomous, no pilot is involved, remote or otherwise. They fly a preset course or have terrain avoidance capability. An example are the target...
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Re: Local pot pioneer wants out, Springs cannabis comic fest debuts and more (Columns: CannaBiz)
Issue: 07-09-2014
Posted: 08-17-2014

posted by: EgoVir Est
Michael Lee wanting to leave( again) Its very hard to run a shop when you run all your customers off. As for being raided by the dea ( LIE )...
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Re: Searching for Jenny Lewis (Music: AudioFile)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-16-2014

posted by: Judith Posch
I love her!...
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Re: Balloon Classic to leave Springs (Special Section: IndyBlog)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-16-2014

posted by: OldCrank
Ray K: Thank you. I've read it and see that LART is just an advisory group that reports to city council and as such the council can ignore anything LART...
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Re: Balloon Classic to leave Springs (Special Section: IndyBlog)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-16-2014

posted by: RayK
@OldCrank, here is a very brief description of the LART advisory committee's duties during their 2-3 meetings / year to assign the projected revenue from the following year: https://www.springsgov.com/units/boardscom…...
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Re: Balloon Classic to leave Springs (Special Section: IndyBlog)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-16-2014

posted by: OldCrank
If the balloon classic isn't an Anschutz-owned-or-approved entertainment event the only thing to do is have the city guv'mint kill it so it can't compete against the glories of Anschutz,...
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Re: Balloon Classic to leave Springs (Special Section: IndyBlog)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-16-2014

posted by: Rocky Smith
Abbie the Balloon classic has always been Labor day weekend. I personally think its a shame to lose such a neat event. Maybe if they put the Broadmoors name on...
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Re: Balloon Classic to leave Springs (Special Section: IndyBlog)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-16-2014

posted by: lisaczelatdko
The LART 2015 application deadline was June 30th. When did the LART committee add economic impact to application? The organizer must have known for months now that they wouldnt be...
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Re: A 'silly-ass law' (Columns: GhostStories)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-15-2014

posted by: Aston
Barney's is still there, on the same block as a homeless shelter. It's right around the corner from Springs Rescue Mission, too. [SARCASM] It's a wonder the homeless and the...
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Re: Balloon Classic to leave Springs (Special Section: IndyBlog)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-15-2014

posted by: Abbie's Corner
Adding a date of the last Balloon event in Colorado Springs would be very helpful. Oh, and thanks for posting articles to website without demanding a survey be taken first....
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Re: Rally tonight at City Hall for #Ferguson (Special Section: IndyBlog)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-15-2014

posted by: Mr. K--
What occurred in Ferguson amounts to nothing less than a racist riot by the St. Louis County police directed against the citizens they are supposed to serve and protect....
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Re: Balloon Classic to leave Springs (Special Section: IndyBlog)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-15-2014

posted by: UCanSeeClearlyNow
Interesting that the Colorado Springs communications office is on every website spreading the city's spin on this disaster. Pretty soon the mayor and his cronies will have chased everyone out...
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Re: Revolution at the door (Columns: City Sage)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-15-2014

posted by: Mr. K--
happyfew, your obvious prejudice against the elderly makes you no better than those you choose to criticize. The old people I know think Obama is too conservative....
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Re: Balloon Classic to leave Springs (Special Section: IndyBlog)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-15-2014

posted by: OldCrank
The Colorado Springs Balloon Classic says it will leave the city after this year's festival due to "politics within the city" and "increasingly rigid special events procedures." Buhh..but....the GOP is...
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Re: Balloon Classic to leave Springs (Special Section: IndyBlog)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-15-2014

posted by: Staci6
Do you feel the city of Colorado Springs, particularly city government, is "Business Friendly" and how do you feel the region is viewed nationally as being business friendly. If you...
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Re: Balloon Classic to leave Springs (Special Section: IndyBlog)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-15-2014

posted by: City of Colorado Springs
City Council oversees LART (Lodgers, Auto Rental Tax) and the only change is that they have asked applicants to provide the economic impact of their respective events....
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Re: Manitou's other Incline (Special Section: IndyBlog)
Issue: 08-06-2014
Posted: 08-15-2014

posted by: RDGringo
I have been wondering why the folks who are in charge of the whole Emma Crawford thing and the Manitou Historical Society aren't interested in where Emma Crawford lived. Well...
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Re: Balloon Classic to leave Springs (Special Section: IndyBlog)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-15-2014

posted by: City of Colorado Springs
Facts about Colorado Balloon Classic from the City of Colorado Springs http://coloradosprings.gov/cat/explore-pla…...
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Re: Balloon Classic to leave Springs (Special Section: IndyBlog)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-15-2014

posted by: Sandra Hertel
Electing reactionaries to positions with real economic impact is a BIG MISTAKE. I didn't vote for Bach, or any other "Republican" or conservative, because of their myopia with respect to...
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Re: Revolution at the door (Columns: City Sage)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-15-2014

posted by: happyfew
Obama got almost 40% of the vote in El Paso county in 2012. how many old white people have died since then? the tide is turning in this county so...
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Re: Rally tonight at City Hall for #Ferguson (Special Section: IndyBlog)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-15-2014

posted by: Don Bennett
How funny, the clueless will protest, again....
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Re: Balloon Classic to leave Springs (Special Section: IndyBlog)
Issue: 08-13-2014
Posted: 08-15-2014

posted by: Staci6
With the frequent discussions on the need to boost current economic activity events and create a vibrant local economy, would you support or oppose a 2nd term for Steve Bach...
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