Our special district conundrum

Our special district conundrum

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Special districts — they're a boon and a plague.

The Gazette chews up two more papers

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It’s tough to compete with a billionaire.

A walk through Colorado Springs with Dr. Samuel Johnson

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Ours is a powerful, dynamic city, a work in progress to which we all contribute.

Merger prolongs Fine Arts Center's life

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Sugarcoat it as we may, it’s a failure.

Geezers leaving their mess in Springs

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But are there better alternatives?

Next big (city) election looms just eight months away

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Expect at least two new faces on the Council dais.

Local artists growing older... and better

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Time is not on your side.

A look back at Trump's Springs visit

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The crowd didn't need any revving up. Trumpophiles all, they were ready to rumble!

Assessing the local economy

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The numbers have looked good, but they haven’t felt good.

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