People & Community

People & Community

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Coquette’s Bistro: A New SoDo Sanctuary

As you approach the walkway of Coquette’s Bistro, toward the sprawling patio and the eat-in bakery beyond, look down. In the concrete, you’ll find...

A Cozy Collaboration

Lee and Tamzen Fleming’s 10,000-square-foot house could easily be described as a sprawling estate or outstanding manor. And yet the home owners and design...
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Distinguished Gentlemen, Start Your Engines

Come Sept. 24, aficionados of classic and vintage motorcycles will take to the streets of London, Rome, Tokyo, New York—and Colorado Springs. It’s all...
719 rocks collection

You Rock, We Rock, 719 Rocks

The concept is simple. Paint a rock, and hide it somewhere in the Pikes Peak region for someone else to find. The purpose behind 719...
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Porchfest: The Ultimate Block Party

On a golden Sunday afternoon early last autumn, hundreds of neighbors in the Patty Jewett neighborhood near downtown took to the streets. Or, more...
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Love and Sculpture: A Q&A with Josh Kennard

Colorado Springs native Josh Kennard makes art to elevate his hometown’s narrative about itself. His Art on the Streets sculpture Nothing Greater Than/Less Than...
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Behind the Scenes Video: Fall Cover Photo Shoot

Join photographer Aaron Anderson and local pro triathlete Erin Storie in this behind the scenes video for our August cover story: "Your Perfect COS...
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Take It Outside: Best Backyard Design Features

Summer screams for hot-tubbing, barbecuing, entertaining and stargazing in the backyard. With the natural beauty of the local landscape and the moderate climate, this...
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Rails and Wails

You won’t find many music festivals exhorting concertgoers not to cross the train tracks along the eastern edge of the event, but the iconic...
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Green Box Arts Illuminates

Green Mountain Falls will be illuminated this summer when world-renowned artist Bruce Munro headlines the Green Box Arts Festival with two outdoor installations. Marking...