Making a Difference: Colorado Gives Day runs Tuesday | Charitable News

Tuesday is Colorado Gives Day, when 3,435 vetted and verified nonprofits across the state solicit donations during an annual philanthropic drive to end the year on a happy note. Beginning at 12:01 am Tuesday and continuing through 24 hours until 11:59 pm, donations to charity can be made online at https://www.coloradogives.org/giving-events/givesday22. The choices of organizations … Read more

Making a Difference: Colorado Gives Day runs Tuesday | news

Tuesday is Colorado Gives Day, when 3,435 vetted and verified nonprofits across the state solicit donations during an annual philanthropic drive to end the year on a happy note. Beginning at 12:01 am Tuesday and continuing through 24 hours until 11:59 pm, donations to charity can be made online at https://www.coloradogives.org/giving-events/givesday22. The choices of organizations … Read more

Buffalo Wild Wings ready to open third location in Colorado Springs | business

A third Buffalo Wild Wings opens in Colorado Springs this week, almost three years after the global sports bar and restaurant chain proposed the location. Buffalo Wild Wings — whose big-screen TVs, chicken wings, burgers and sandwiches cater primarily to sports fans watching games and other events — will debut Wednesday at 3005 New Center … Read more

Preseason #1 North Carolina drops out of the AP Top 25

Estimated reading time: 4-5 minutes Houston and Texas remain firmly at the top of The Associated Press’ college basketball poll, while North Carolina, last season’s No. 1, is out entirely after a fourth straight loss. The Cougars received 37 out of 62 first-place votes in Monday’s poll, extending the program’s No. 1 spot by another … Read more

What next for accused Club Q shooter | Club Q Shooting

Anderson Aldrich, who is accused of fatally shooting five people and injuring more than a dozen others at the Club Q nightclub in Colorado Springs, appeared in court for the first time last month, but what does the future hold? The 22 year old? Aldrich’s first in-person court appearance is scheduled for 8:30 a.m. Tuesday. … Read more

Shifting priorities: How a former barber found a way to travel the world with limited funds lifestyle

Lacy Elam is proof that you don’t need to make big bucks to dream big – including traveling across the country and the world. And their strategy for making sure travel funds are available is pretty simple. “Just a lot of self-control, really,” says the 32-year-old Colorado Springs woman with a smile. “I don’t shop … Read more

From the sad, sudden end of an Army career, a bike world was born in Colorado Springs | lifestyle

Connor Bestwick, who owns Gnarly B’s bike shop, opened an indoor bike park with ramps and jumps called The Station in Colorado Springs in early November. When Bestwick was diagnosed with compartment syndrome a few years ago, ending his military career, he began to pursue new hobbies and fell in love with bicycles. (Video by … Read more

‘Goonies never say they’re dying!’: Fan buys famed ‘Goonies’ home in Oregon, listed for $1.7 million

This undated photo from RETO Media shows the home from the Steven Spielberg film The Goonies in Astoria, Oregon, bought by a fan. (RETO Media via AP) Estimated reading time: 2-3 minutes ASTORIA, Oregon — The real estate agent for the Victorian home featured in the film The Goonies in Astoria, Oregon said this week … Read more