Posted: 10/02/2013 - WHAT: An emergency evacuation drill coordinated by the City of Colorado Springs Office of Emergency Management and the Colorado Springs Police and Fire Departments. WHERE: Upper Broadmoor Bluffs area South of Star Ranch Rd. and West of Hwy 115. WHEN: October 19th 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. (at the latest) PRE-EVENT MEETING: October 10th at 6:30 p.m. at Cheyenne Mtn Elementary School on 5250 Farthing Dr. TO REGISTER: Call Officer David Husted at 385-7262 or email firstname.lastname@example.org or call Lisa Czelatdko at 482-6858 or email email@example.com
Posted: 10/02/2013 - WHAT: Mitigation specialists from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) will be in Monument to provide free rebuilding information Thursday, Oct. 3, through Tuesday, Oct. 8. Advisers have suggestions and publications to help homeowners, renters and business owners protect their properties against damaging winds, floods and fires, and reduce damages from future events. WHERE: Home Depot located at 15888 Jackson Creek Pkwy. Monument, CO 80132 WHEN: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. MDT; Sunday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. MDT; Monday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m., MDT; Tuesday, 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. MDT,
Posted: 10/02/2013 - To sign-up for alerts through Twitter from the City of Colorado Springs, go to http://www.twitter.com/springsgov/alerts ; To sign-up for alerts through Twitter from the Colorado Springs Fire Department, go to http://www.twitter.com/CSFDPIO/alerts ; To sign up for alerts through Twitter from the Colorado Springs Police Department, to go http://www.twitter.com/CSPDPIO/alerts ; To sign-up for the reverse notification system through El Paso County, go to http://www.elpasoteller911.org
Posted: 10/02/2013 - The following items are being recalled because they contain undeclared allergens of soy and milk. Angel Food Cake (UPC# 2113010510); Sell By 9/1/13 to 10/1/2013; Holiday Decorated Angel Food Cake; Sell By 9/1/13 to 10/1/2013; Angel Food Cups 4-count; Sell By 9/1/13 to 10/1/2013; Cake Angel Food Loaf; Sell By 9/1/13 to 10/1/2013; Angel Food Cake Loaf 2-count; Sell By 9/1/13 to 10/1/2013; Angel Food Cake Fruit Topped; Sell By 9/1/13 to 10/2/2013.
Posted: 10/01/2013 - Alicia Taylor, owner of Ravissante Salon in Colorado Springs is offering her services for free haircuts to people who have been furloughed including their immediate family. She told 11 News she knows things will be tough for many families and hopes to ease any unnecessary stress. "If we can keep everyone happy and make them feel a little bit nurtured and cared for that's what I would feel wonderful about." Taylor said. To set up an appointment call Alicia Taylor at (719) 481-3344.
Posted: 09/25/2013 - Officials from the Pikes Peak Regional Building Department said Wednesday hundreds of properties impacted by the Black Forest Fire have been cleared of debris and can move forward with the new building permit process. Specific questions for those impacted by the Black Forest and Waldo Canyon Fires can be answered on their website.
Posted: 09/25/2013 - Memorial Hospital North will be hosting the American Heart Association’s Hands Only CPR Tour presented by Anthem BCBS on Friday, September 27th from 12pm to 6pm. Trainings will occur every 45 minutes beginning at 12:00PM. The training is free and open to the public. To register, click on the link or call 303-966-8051.
Posted: 09/25/2013 - Rocla Concrete Tie, Inc. announced today plans to expand their plant in the St. Charles Industrial Park. With the expansion, Rocla will provide 50 new jobs to the Pueblo area. Those interested in employment can apply in person at: Rocla Concrete Tie, Inc. 3201 Lime Rd., Pueblo, CO 81006 or at Workforce 212 W. 3rd Street Pueblo, CO 81003.
Posted: 09/22/2013 - Health Notice: Live or recently lived in the Eilers or Bessemer Neighborhoods? Babies, children and moms are encouraged to get free testing for lead and arsenic next week. Testing locations and times: NeighborWork, 1241 East Routt Avenue, Bessemer Tuesday, September 24, 10am-8pm St. Mary's Church, 307 East Mesa Avenue, Eilers Monday, September 23, 8am-7pm Wednesday, September 25, 9am-5pm Thursday, September 26, 8am-4pm Appointments preferred, walkins welcome. Call now to get an appointment for testing if you live in these areas or for additional information 303-518-1401.