People & Community

People & Community

Cider flight at Ice Cave Cider House

Local Hard Cider: Cheers to Johnny Appleseed

John Chapman has been credited for the apple trees that popped up from the East to the Midwest, but what many don’t know is...
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38 Ways to Celebrate Arts Month

October usually brings to mind images of Halloween ghosts and goblins. But over the past few years, more and more people in the Pikes...
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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...
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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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Humor: Becoming American

We moved to the United States 17 years ago. My wife and I are Canadian—from Toronto originally—but we’ve been green card-holding, permanent U.S. residents...
Emma Crawford's coffin from 1891.

RIP: Rest in Peace Emma Crawford

In 1889, 26-year-old Emma Crawford moved from Massachusetts to the mountain shadows of Manitou. She sought Colorado’s clear air and dry climate for relief...

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...
Colorado Springs Andy Vick COPPeR

Living in the Canvas

Sponsored by: It’s hard to pinpoint a single takeaway from a visit to Andy Vick and Beth Piver’s home. Would it be the neon faux-fur...
First responders: Brooks Dillahunty, Flight for Life medic with helicopter

First Responders: Brooks Dillahunty, Flight for Life

Meet a handful of first responders, representatives of the thousands in our community who give their best when the worst comes calling. BROOKS DILLAHUNTY Flight Paramedic Flight...
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Holiday Traditions in Colorado Springs: The Most Wonderful Time of the Year

What makes Colorado Springs special during the holidays? For one, locals love traditions. We all have our personal favorites, but collectively we have decades-long...
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