Pikes Peak Worforce Center hosts job fair

The Pikes Peak Workforce Center is hosting a spring job fair tomorrow, April 18. The job fair is set up to help “adults who are looking for a job or for a better job,” according to the center. Some of the featured employers include Engineering Systems Inc., Advantage Sales & Marketing, The Mining Exchange Wyndham […]

Geezers Rule!

After the newly seated City Council decided to install rookie Councilor Keith King as presiding officer and two-year incumbent Merv Bennett as deputy assistant presiding officer ( I know, I know, those aren’t the official titles), it seemed appropriate to utter the G-word. Asked whether the city ought to be led by a trio of […]

On the Horizon – April 12, 2013

April 12 Careers 101 Pikes Peak Workforce Center is hosting a workshop, “Personality and Career: Myers-Briggs Type Indicator,” from 10 a.m. to noon at 1675 Garden of the Gods Road. Register at www.ppwfc.org. Immigration Reform Panel: Registration Deadline Register by today to attend a panel discussion on the impact of immigration reform on Colorado businesses […]

Realtors prepping for National Open House Weekend

Realtors prepping for National Open House Weekend

Local real estate agents are preparing for National Open House weekend April 19-20. Agents all over town participate in the event, which is supported by the Pikes Peak Association of Realtors, every year. Houses listed for sale open up to the public and people have a chance to walk through without making an appointment. The […]

City grounds airport marketing plan to make way for a different strategy

City grounds airport marketing plan to make way for a different strategy

Colorado Springs officials are hoping a new marketing strategy will save the Colorado Springs Airport from its nosedive of declining passengers and airport activity. The airport, like so many regional airports across the country, is caught in a swirl of factors including consolidating airlines, a sluggish economy and rising fuel prices. Every year for the […]

University Village adds testosterone injection clinic

The University Village shopping center on North Nevada Avenue offers a number of places to shop and places to eat, but today it added a different service – a place to get testosterone injections. The Low T Center is part of a national chain with 25 locations, one of which is opening  in Las Vegas […]

Revenue North summit free for Business Journal readers

Business Journal readers are invited to attend the Revenue North Business Growth Summit free of charge. The summit is designed to help businesses  increase revenue growth through several informational sessions. For more information or to register, visit www.revenuenorth.com. To attend free of charge, use the following promotional code during registration. The promotional code is: B37JQ8    

Residential real estate staging a comeback

Residential real estate staging a comeback

The Colorado Springs residential real estate market has more than just rebounded. It’s on fire. “This is probably the best market for selling a house in 12 years,” said Prudential Rocky Mountain Realtor Sylvia Jennings. And she’s not the only one with that kind of news. Local real estate agents are quick to share stories […]

People on the Move – April 12, 2013

Lori Boyle joined SKR + Co. as an audit consultant. She was formerly with Kearney & Company in Alexandria, Va., where she worked as a supervisory senior auditor. She has a bachelor’s degree in accounting from Penn State University and currently serves as a volunteer for the Humane Society of the Pikes Peak Region. OfficeScapes […]