The widely acclaimed "Sacred Art Tour" is stopping in Colorado Springs for a week in early September (Sunday, September 8 - Sunday, September 15) to share a little culture, color and compassion with all the citizens of our community!
Imagine meeting and talking with monks who are part of a monastery that was created in the 1400's. See the creation of a giant sand mandala. Learn the history of Tibet.…Continue
Last chance to enjoy a local seminar for senior homeowners
We first met Dick and Patty Dockstader in the Your Hub pages of the Gazette in 2008. They've been offering free seminars to senior homeowners (age 62 and older) to educate them on the facts about Reverse Mortgages. "Back in 2004, when we started Seniors Serving Seniors, there many older people having trouble meeting daily…Continue
At Tuesday, April 24th's City Council Meeting, new fees for sign permits and fines for not adhering to sign laws will be on the agenda.
Presently, the fee to put a banner (temporary sign) on your building costs $10. New proposal will increase that fee to $30.
Permit fees for hard signs are also increasing 45% in the new proposal.
The increase is being made in order to have the funds to hire an employee to enforce the sign regulations.…Continue
True heroes are the people who do good things without asking for attention or recognition. I am proud to know one.
Gary Olson is the owner of Airport Automotive, a family-owned business in its 20th year, on Platte Avenue near Powers. He is also a person who gives back to others. Last month, in honor of Memorial Day, Gary donated 5% of the May profits from his auto repair and maintenance business to Wounded Warriors (…