People & Community

People & Community

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Perfect Alignment: US Air Force Academy Polaris Hall

Looking toward the Air Force Academy, you've likely notice a slanted tower that looks like the tail of an airplane rising from the Cadet...
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How to Celebrate the Kentucky Derby in Colorado Springs

The Kentucky Derby isn't just an event celebrated east of the Mississippi. The 140 years of genteel traditions surrounding the Run for the Roses...
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You Have an Engagement: How to Photograph Your Proposal

If there’s a moral to the love story of AJ and Emily Tumminello, it’s that first dates probably don’t matter as much as you...
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Popping the Question: Pro Tips for Photographing Your Proposal

When it comes to popping the question, seasoned Springs wedding and engagement photographers Allison Daniell, of Stellar Propeller Studio, and Adonye Jaja have seen...
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Floyd D. Tunson Is Not Done Yet

At 42-feet wide, Untitled 147 goes and goes and goes. Order nips at the heels of chaos as color and form swoop and drip,...
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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...