Updated: 12/04/2013 - A judge has released the 911 calls from the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting last year. You can hear them by clicking here. He ultimately decided it was important for the public to understand how the crisis was handled. Please be aware that some of the recordings may be graphic.
Updated: 12/02/2013 - Tips from OSU to protect food & family: When reheating leftovers, move food out of plastic containers The plastic can burn and chemicals can leach into your food Turkey should be good in the fridge for 3-4 days. Stuffing and gravy should already be gone - discard those dishes and casseroles within 1-2 days
Posted: 11/29/2013 - Show your support for this local non-profit that raises awareness and funds for the advancement of neonatal healthcare and well-being. The Newborn Hope annual Luncheon and Fashion Show are coming up on December 13th, from 11am-2pm at the Broadmoor. Click on the link for more info.
Updated: 11/26/2013 - Help the victims of the Black Forest Fire have a merry holiday season by being a part of this effort! Donate Christmas decorations, cooking/baking utensils, dishes,flatware and more! Donations can be new or gently used. Bring your goods to the Sundance Mountain Athletic Center at 1808 Woodmoor Dr in Monument. Volunteers will be there to accept your donations from 10am-3pm on Tuesday, Nov. 26th, Wednesday, Nov. 27th and Friday, Nov. 29th.
Posted: 11/25/2013 - You can drop off turkeys at any Panera Monday until closing. Or most of the day Tuesday at Care and Share from 8-5pm. Turkeys must be frozen, not thawed or fresh. Care and Share address: 2605 Preamble Point, Colorado Springs You can also text "turkey" to 41010 and that will donate $10. That $10 will be added to you next cellphone bill. It will provide one turkey to a family in need. You can text up to 5 times a day.
Posted: 11/12/2013 - Plum Organics is recalling “Pouch Products” within the Baby Stage 2, Tots Mish Mash and Kids product lines, identified by “Best By” dates ranging from 08/05/14 to 12/08/14 and the letters “AT.” The company says a manufacturing defect may cause spoilage in some pouches. Details are at the link below.
Updated: 11/11/2013 - Show your appreciation for our Colorado veterans today by donating $10 as part of 10 For Our Troops Campaign. The local nonprofit, The Home Front Cares is collecting funds to help provide immediate, emergency relief to Colorado veterans in need. Many soldiers return home to find their benefits take months to kick in, leaving them in a precarious financial situation. Your contribution can help our veterans pay the rent, the heat, or help feed their families. Please give $10 and challenge your friends to do the same. Volunteers will staff the Call for Action phone lines on Veteran's Day, Monday, November 11th, 2013 from 9 am until 12:30 pm. Dial 457-8211 or click on the link, 10 For Our Troops.