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The Corner Mechanic Car Care Tip of the Week

Are You Spending Dollars to Save Pennies?

As an unwilling participant of rapidly escalating fuel prices, do you find yourself cursing “Big Oil” or…

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Added by Honest Accurate Auto Service on March 21, 2012 at 4:27pm — No Comments

The Corner Mechanic Car Care Tip of the Week

Does Your Car Manufacturer “Walk the Talk”?

Does your car manufacturer “Walk the Talk” or is "he" all hype? 

A few weeks back, we addressed your vehicle’s true cost of ownership.  That included…

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Added by Honest Accurate Auto Service on March 14, 2012 at 4:13pm — No Comments

A Musical Gift from the Veronika Quartet

The Veronika String Quartet has a special offer for music lovers who have become recently unemployed – Please come to the concert on us! We don’t want you to miss the music, and we know that every penny counts at a time like this, so come be our guest for a great concert! Just tell us at the…

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Added by Sylvia Hutson on March 13, 2012 at 11:37pm — No Comments

Colorado Springs Starlight Foundation Paints the Town!

Starlight Children’s Foundation Colorado is dedicated to improving the quality of life for children with chronic and life-threatening illnesses and life-altering injuries by providing entertainment, education and family activities that help them cope with the pain, fear and isolation…

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Added by Bev Selby on March 11, 2012 at 9:30pm — No Comments

It's a Rock & Roll DanceFest with 6035!

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Added by Cathy Genato on March 2, 2012 at 1:01pm — No Comments

The Corner Mechanic Car Care Tip of the Week

Time to Put Her Out to Pasture??

How do you know if it’s time to change vehicles?  When is the time right to sell the old rusty steed and buy that new thoroughbred you’ve been eyeing? 

If you're analyzing your…

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Added by Honest Accurate Auto Service on February 28, 2012 at 5:52pm — No Comments

The Corner Mechanic Car Care Tip of the Week

Are Your CV Joints Showing Signs of Arthritis?

"CV" stands for Constant Velocity.  It's that constant joint movement that can cause your car to become "arthritic" over time.

The CV joints are located on the ends of…

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Added by Honest Accurate Auto Service on February 23, 2012 at 10:44am — No Comments

The Corner Mechanic Car Care Tip of the Week

Are You Driving a Rat Trap?

New or older vehicles can be a target for rodents.  Wires can be gnawed, nests built in the engine compartments or air intakes, or the rodents may gather food, pine needles or feathers and place…

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Added by Honest Accurate Auto Service on February 15, 2012 at 4:12pm — No Comments

The Corner Mechanic Car Care Tip of the Week

Are You Firing on All Cylinders?

Does your engine “miss” or hesitate upon starting?  Has your gas mileage decreased over time? 

Even though newer vehicles do not require regular “tune-ups” because of on-board…

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Added by Honest Accurate Auto Service on February 9, 2012 at 4:45pm — No Comments

The Corner Mechanic Car Care Tip of the Week

                             When You Just Can't Print Money Like Uncle Sam….



Operating on a budget these days?  You're not the Lone Ranger.  More times than not, we need to prioritize our discretionary spending, and automotive repairs and maintenance…

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Added by Honest Accurate Auto Service on February 2, 2012 at 11:08am — No Comments

The Corner Mechanic Car Care Tip of the Week

Tales from the Dark Side

Our cars need some tender loving care, especially when it comes to engine oil.  Engine oil is the lifeblood of your car, and when it is not replenished or…

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Added by Honest Accurate Auto Service on January 30, 2012 at 4:47pm — No Comments

8th Street Alano...Painting the Town!

Paint the Town had the awesome opportunity to paint & dance with 8th Street Alano Drug and Rehab.  8th Street Alano is a local non-profit.  Their mission is to provide a safe and healthy environment for the alcoholic/addict and their families to find recovery.  They are a 15-year-old grassroots organization run and overseen by recovering alcoholics and addicts. …

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Added by Bev Selby on January 29, 2012 at 8:50am — 2 Comments

Taking Adventure to New Levels with the Colorado Springs Senior Center

As hand signals were explained and dogs howled, excited glances passed between them. “Yes, each of you will get to drive,” explained Mandy Powers, dog sledding guide for the day. As Powers, a guide for Good Times Adventures company just north of Breckenridge introduced each dog in turn, she gave a running lesson in dog sledding jargon and teamwork. So began another adventure for a group of 28 day trippers from the Colorado Springs Senior Center.

Under blue skies and soft breezes, each…

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Added by Colorado Springs Senior Center on January 27, 2012 at 4:29pm — 1 Comment

SKSF Adults Making a Difference in Our Community

 

Did you know that one in every five Americans is affected by a disability that impacts vision, hearing, mobility, mental development or ability to learn? This translates into 54 million people striving to gain greater independence within their communities.*

 

Engaging individuals we serve in…

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Added by Special Kids Special Families on January 27, 2012 at 10:48am — No Comments

sevenly.org Just Rocking The World!

 I'm Bev Selby and I'm an ambassador for Sevenly.  Sevenly designs a limited edition tee representing a selected cause or charity, that will be featured at www.sevenly.org for 7 days. Best part? $7 from every sale will go directly to the selected cause or charity! 

Sevenly.org has gone viral!  If you are on facebook, then you have seen…

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Added by Bev Selby on January 26, 2012 at 2:13pm — No Comments

The Corner Mechanic Casr Care Tip of the Week

Stop! in the Name of Safety!

Will your car stop when you need it to?  Are you hearing squealing or grinding when you step on the brake pedal?  Do you have to push your brake pedal down further than you used to?  Do you…

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Added by Honest Accurate Auto Service on January 23, 2012 at 4:09am — No Comments

A Big Day for Parents in South Colorado Springs and After School University

Excitement is emerging in the south part of Colorado Springs for parents and students. After School University, a local tutoring and enrichment facility located on Briargate Blvd., is pleased to announce that they have opened a new location in the southern Colorado Springs area to K-12 students in the fields of mathematics, physics, chemistry, biology, English, foreign languages, and test preparation such as ACT, SAT, IB, and AP testing.

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Added by After School University on January 18, 2012 at 7:00pm — No Comments

Winter classes (Jan-April) at the Colorado Springs Senior Center

Come by and be surprised!

The Colorado Springs Senior Center offers classes in the arts, general education, computers, fitness, health, dance and personal business.  These classes are for all adults, with a priority to those 55 years of age or older.  Along with classes, you will also find numerous day trips that are reasonably priced and include local, Front Range and mountain destinations. The special…

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Added by Colorado Springs Senior Center on January 12, 2012 at 1:01pm — 1 Comment

The Corner Mechanic Car Care Tip of the Week

OEM vs. Aftermarket Parts

"So, is it worth the savings?"

Original Equipment Manufacturer (OEM) auto parts are those commissioned by…

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Added by Honest Accurate Auto Service on January 11, 2012 at 9:30pm — No Comments

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