People & Community

People & Community

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Enter the Rage Room

Rage rooms are a thing, popping up around the country over the last year. The idea is simple. The rage room is a place...
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The Baby Whisperers

There are gentle warriors fighting for the babies in the UCHealth Neonatal Intensive Care Unit (NICU) at Memorial Hospital Central. A team of 33...
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Fannie Mae Duncan’s Cotton Club: Improvisation and Integration

Everybody welcome. The sign in the window proclaimed it. And during the 1950s and '60s, the Cotton Club was "the one place where blacks...

Trivia Night in the Springs

Everyone has a friend (or two) who knows the artist and name of every song, the name of obscure historical figures and why they're...
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Peak Arts Prize Debuts

Seven local artists and arts organizations have a chance to win big this March. The Peak Arts Prize is a new grant contest that...
First Friday at S.P.Q.R. and Arts Alley

An Insider’s Guide to First Fridays

Looking for an opportunity to explore the local art scene? First Friday is the perfect start to each month: a night of art shows,...
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Olympic Effort

When Team USA athletes enter the PyeongChang Olympic Stadium for the 2018 Winter Games Opening Ceremony, they will bear the grins of people happy,...

10 Romantic Dates in Colorado Springs

Looking for ways to set the mood or impress someone special? It doesn’t have to be Valentine’s Day to take your sweetheart on a...
Portrait of Sarah by Rick Guidotti

Positive Exposure

Elle. GQ. New York. Paris. More than 20 years ago, fashion photographer Rick Guidotti was living a high profile, award-winning professional life. But an...
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Climbing the Manitou Incline

Where to Find It: Manitou Springs Distance: 3.5 miles roundtrip: about .9 miles to the summit and 2.7 miles to return on Barr Trail. Difficulty: Extremely...