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In Concert

We’re turning up the volume with tickets to a ton of live music including; Alison Krauss & Union Station, The Iguanas, Black Flag and Riot Fest! We’ve got tickets to give away in this week’s Blast!

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Featured Letter

Fox in the henhouse

In reading the article about the labeling initiative, Right to Know Colorado ("Oh no, GMO," News, July 9), the one thing that stood out to me is this: Almost all of the "studies" done to evaluate the safety of GMOs have been done by the corporations that manufacture and market them. Big Pharma has been caught again and again, manipulating studies to their financial benefit.

Thirty years ago, a very small percentage of the population had "wheat" allergies. This has grown to epic proportions. Thirty years ago, wheat was as American as "apple pie." (Side note: Apple pie wasn't actually started in America, but I digress.) And we could all eat wheat without complications. This is not true in 2014.

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Fed up!

Her link to a group at an armed Nevada protest puts Peggy Littleton at the anti-fed forefront

AFA picks visitor center site

The project is one of four in the City for Champions tourism initiative.

A major hitch

In the midst of the sale of its events center, the Pikes Peak or Bust Rodeo Foundation is sued

Kings of the road

Toadies return to their rubbernecking ways


Don't go changing

New isn't always better, and The King and I is exhibit A
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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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:
Colorado School of Firearms- $85 for a Basic Hand Gun Safety & CCW Course
  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
  Rock Bottom Restaurant & Brewery- $18 for made-from-scratch food and handcrafted ales and lagers

Recent Comments

Re: Fed up! (News- 07/23/2014)

el producto – We don't have to re-elect her, happyfew. Jariah Walker is a great candidate.

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Re: Halter scolds Lamborn on vet issue (Special Section- 07/21/2014)

Gary Casimir – Attention all active duty and veterans: Lamborn is NOT YOUR FRIEND! Remember this at election...

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Re: GMOs, Mikey's salary, Iraq redux, and more (Columns- 07/23/2014)

Stacy in Woodland Park – Hey Brien, I grew up in LA and I'll tell you, women on hispanic stations...

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    • This place is really outta this world, and in one of its own!!! Location, Company,…

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    • Amazing place. Great customer service with a warm and friendly staff. Definitely worth a visit!

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