People & Community

People & Community

aerialist at arts month artini kickoff

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...
kissing camels and new year's fireworks over pikes peak

AdAmAn Year’s Eve

It’s the Colorado Springs equivalent of the Times Square Ball drop. Since 1922, the intrepid hikers of the AdAmAn Club have ascended Pikes Peak...
"The Farm." The reboot house.

Home Again — For the First Time

Sponsored by: We thought about buying a zoo. Our second option was to live in a tour bus. Our life was in need of a...
Ladyfingers Letterpress' 1904 letter press.

Ladyfingers Letterpress: To the Letter

Arley-Rose Torsone and Morgan Calderini have been busy birthing big projects this year. The first, which opened in June, is their relocated-from-Rhode Island business Ladyfingers...
First responders: Armando Newell, SWAT Team

First Responders: Armando Newell, CSPD SWAT Team

Meet a handful of first responders, representatives of the thousands in our community who give their best when the worst comes calling. ARMANDO NEWELL Police Officer,...
andrew farny movember mustache

Movember and the Meaning of a Mustache

mustache noun: An icon representing the epitome of virility and sophistication. Resting on the throne of the upper lip, it is a beacon of...
Prospect Lake has drawn Colorado Springs residents and visitors since the beginning

Prospect Lake: Historical Recreation Hub

With the mountainous backdrop of Pikes Peak and its central location just east of downtown, Prospect Lake has been a longtime centerpiece of Colorado...
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,...
textiles west fiber art tactile event poster

Textiles West Opens the World of Fiber Art

There’s a new collaborative at Cottonwood Center for the Arts that’s putting fiber art on the map. Textiles West will provide working and educational...
John Bealer, M.D.

John Bealer, M.D.: Keeping Kids First

Dr. John Bealer saw the ups and downs of practicing medicine, growing up with a physician father. But ultimately, walking in his father’s footsteps...
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