Posted: 08/27/2013 - El Paso County Commissioner Peggy Littleton, liaison to the Black Forest Fire Mentoring Connections Subcommittee of the Black Forest Fire Long Range Recovery Planning Committee will host a meeting Tuesday, August 27, 2013 from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. at The Pinery 12375 Black Forest Road, Colorado Springs, CO 80908. Black Forest Residents who have been negatively impacted by the Black Forest Fire will be able to meet with residents who are successfully rebuilding after the Waldo Canyon Fire. They will share their information, experiences, support and guidance as Black Forest residents begin the recovery process.
Posted: 08/25/2013 - When: Monday, Aug. 26 through Wednesday, Aug 28 from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. each day. Where: Embassy Suites, 7290 Commerce Center Drive in Colorado Springs. What: Full and Part-time positions available in many different departments for a new store opening in Colorado Springs this year. Who: You must be at least 18-years-old to apply.
Posted: 08/19/2013 - Fort Carson will be holding training exercises on post from August 18-27. Training will be held all hours of the day, and will include live-fire exercises, so don't be surprised if you hear noise late at night. Fort Carson officials says that if you have a noise complaint, you can call the Public Affairs Office. There are three numbers you can call: 526-5996 526-1256 526-9849
Posted: 08/16/2013 - The Home has provided a safe place for those in need for 100 years and has planned many events to celebrate. On Saturday, August 17th, we will host alumni picnic at the home to reunite and reminisce. The event will feature a lunch, tours of the grounds and a brief program. Other aspects of our yearlong celebration include a new downtown mural at Bijou and Cascade, museum exhibits at the Pioneers Museum and the Western Museum of Mining and Industry and a stakeholders luncheon planned for early November. To learn more about the events, follow the link provided.
Posted: 08/16/2013 - Thousands of veterans will be descending on Cripple Creek this weekend for the American Veterans Rally. There are a number of events open to the public that you can attend! The rally runs from Friday through Sunday, and will include a special POW-MIA Memorial Highway dedication at noon Saturday. Other events include: -the POW/MIA Remembrance Ceremony, which organizers call the "centerpiece of the event" and urge rally attendees not to miss. It will be held immediately after the highway dedication. -26th annual POW/MIA Recognition Ride Saturday morning, which will utilize the newly dedicated highway for the first time. -2013 Veterans Rally free concert series -Veterans Poker Run on Friday -Saturday Night Street Dance at intersection of 2nd Street and Bennett. And much more! Follow the link to get all the information.