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Adventure is Making a Comeback

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Featured Letter

Rethinking dominion

Normative statements of human behavior are not enough to explain the implications of "dominion" and the so-called "stewardship" of the world.

As German sociologist Max Weber argued, one thing is what "should be"; another quite different is what "it is." In a world where the primary principle of human behavior of the powerful established nations is "the survival of the fittest," the planet and its natural resources appear to be more crowded by dominators than stewards.

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1-25/Cimarron Interchange Public Open House

A chance to learn more about this undertaking with members of the project, from an overview to park, trail and stream improvements to traffic management. With a short presentation at 5:30 p.m.
Tue., May 26, 5-7 p.m.
Colorado Springs City Auditorium, 221 E. Kiowa St.

Borderline Americana

How MeadowGrass headliners Blue Rodeo became Canada's most beloved band

A teachable moment

D-11 more deeply invests in restorative justice

Unwelcome guests

Private developers are getting in on UCCS' expansion — and leaving some neighbors cold

Time for Temples

Noel Gallagher's favorite new band stays cool and confident

Tlaquepaque: Heaven by Jalisco

Appetite

Such great heights

Post-fire, the Royal Gorge Bridge shows off new toys, gourmet grub

Victorian rhapsody

Far from the Madding Crowd transcends historical drama cliches

Out with a bang

FAC rolls the dice on Guys and Dolls for season finale
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  • Netflix Picks: <i>Bridgend</i> Netflix Picks: Bridgend
    There's nothing easy about losing a loved one. But one small Welsh town has it harder than most. Between 2007 and 2012, at least…
  • Monsoon season on the farm Monsoon season on the farm
    We have begun construction on the Ark. Although we won't be loading animals two by two, we will be loading 14 goats, nine rabbits,…
  • <i>Spartacus</i>: Combat, backstabbing and lucre in ancient Rome Spartacus: Combat, backstabbing and lucre in ancient Rome
    Nobody will ever accuse Spartacus: A Game of Blood and Treachery of being elegant, but it is a blast. Based directly on the Starz…
  • It takes a village to build a trail It takes a village to build a trail
    After hiking a couple thousand miles over the last several years, I’ve started paying more — and closer — attention to what goes into…
  • FAC seeks O'Keeffe partnerships FAC seeks O'Keeffe partnerships
    Everybody likes a blockbuster exhibition. The Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center is due.  Yep, Georgia O’Keeffe should more than suffice. Specifically Eloquent Objects: Georgia O’Keeffe and…
  • UPDATE: Floods cause trail closures UPDATE: Floods cause trail closures
    The city apparently won't be allowing any rock climbing in city parks over the weekend. Here are a few more updates from the city:…
  • All aboard for Amtrak through Pueblo All aboard for Amtrak through Pueblo
    Plans to reroute Amtrak's Southwest Chief through Pueblo got a boost today when the Colorado Department of Transportation Commission approved spending $1 million toward a grant…
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  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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Reader Reviews

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    • Great food and people!

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    • Sidewalk's End Montessori is an absolutely fabulous school! The heart of every school is its…

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    • Didn't try the food, but I went with a friend just to split a pitcher…

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    • The food quality and the service is just not holding up to history of this…

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    • I was very impressed with this restaurant. I thought there food and service was first-rate…

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    • Speaking with the friendly staff, I learned that Doug started the original Weck's restaurants in…

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