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B.B. King

The legendary bluesman is hitting the road and will be performing at the Pikes Peak Center on August 14. You could win tickets to see him Live!

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Lose the lead

In the July 9 edition, there was a "Wit" cartoon showing a guy with a gun asking a gun shop owner if he had "organic bullets." Would that it were so ... But there is lead-free ammunition.

Earlier this year, U.S. Fish and Wildlife staff collected 168 dead bald eagles found in a refuge that stretches across Iowa, Illinois, Wisconsin and Minnesota. The eagles were victims of lead poisoning. Eagles feed on piles of internal organs ("gut piles") left behind by hunters preparing deer in the field.

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Where simple living meets city living

Welcome to our second annual SimpliCity guide, intended to shine light on worthwhile topics of health and wellness in the Pikes Peak area.

Floor to sealing

The Energy Resource Center goes into dark spaces to lighten the energy load

The general and the whiz kid

Irv Halter and his campaign manager hatch a plan to unseat Doug Lamborn in CD5

Food fight

Manitoids throw down over the future of their fledgling co-op

Days of Struggle do the Tijuana takedown

Hardcore knows no geographical boundaries: You don't need to conjugate a breakdown, and DIY does not require translation.

Paint it black stallion

Wild horses get an artistic boost from local advocates
Marian House Soup Kitchen

Is in urgent need of ground beef. The kitchen is experiencing an ongoing shortage of beef, which is a staple of the 600 meals it serves daily. Any donation is welcome, though 5- or 10-pound tubes are preferred for storage and convenience. Donations can be dropped off at the house (on the west side of the building at the dock) between 8 a.m. and 2 p.m., Mondays through Saturdays.
Marian House, 14 W. Bijou St.

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  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:
Custom and Classic Auto Glass- Half off a $35 windshield chip repair
  Paloma Salon & MicroSpa- $25 for $50 worth of salon services
  Yama Training and Wellness- Half off $70 for personal training, massage, nutrition counseling or aesthetic services
  Garment Gal- Half off $15 for upscale consignment clothes and accessories

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