People & Community

People & Community

art on the streets mural

Art on the Streets: A New Twist

Downtown Colorado Springs is getting another round of colorful public art installations with the 21st annual Art on the Streets program—but with a new...
Portrait of Captain Jack with her pet parrot.

Captain Jack Was a Woman

Most mountain bikers, motorcyclists, hikers and equestrians who use Captain Jack’s, the popular Cheyenne Cañon trail, have no idea that its namesake was a...
Women learning what's under the hood at Honest Accurate Auto Service's women's car care clinic in east Colorado Springs.

Women’s Car Care Clinics: She Goes Under the Hood

My dad always told me …” Over the next few hours, I’ll hear this phrase multiple times during a free women’s automotive clinic at Honest...
chef supansa banker at taste of pikes peak

Meet Supansa Banker, Top Chef at Taste of Pikes Peak

When Colorado Springs’ top chefs gathered this April at the Taste of Pikes Peak, aka the 24th annual Pikes Peak Food, Wine and Beer...
Larry Hulst, rock photographer

Q&A: Rock Photographer Larry Hulst

There’s a smile of contagious joy on the face of Larry Hulst in the homepage photo where he stands before the Red Rocks stage,...
peak arts prize finalists

Peak Arts Prize Returns

How would you sum up all your creative vision for your next art project in a three-minute video? The nine finalists for the Peak...
creative forces military arts connection masks

Military Arts Connection: Joining Creative Forces

Music has always played a role in Cory Sandoval’s life, from participating in high school band to playing drums and guitar to writing song...
Butcher Jason Nauert of Beasts and Brews in kitchen.

Of Beasts and Brews: Butcher Jason Nauert

"I don’t know how I got here,” Jason Nauert says with a laugh. After years of working in construction, law enforcement and landscaping, Nauert, 45,...

The Warrior Women of Streetcar520

When Streetcar520 owner Ari Howard re-imagined the former McCabe’s Tavern as a globally-inspired culinary destination on South Tejon Street, she had a clear vision...

How to Write a Better Dating Profile

While you might spend all of your time swiping right, that doesn’t mean the person on the other side of the screen is doing...


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