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Centura Health opened its second regional ambulatory Health Neighborhood today. The public opening followed a sneak peek last week, providing local dignitaries and health care officials a preview of the facility. Located at 1263 Lake Plaza Drive, the 35,645-square-foot location will offer urgent care, primary care, physical therapy, occupational medicine, behavioral health, lab...
The Space Foundation is seeking paper for technical track presentations during the April Space Symposium held at The Broadmoor hotel. The technical track provides registrants the chance to hear from government and industry leaders in space technology research and development. The presentations are 20-minutes long and are focused on areas...
After more than a year of data collection, forecasts and public input, Colorado Springs Utilities will present the Electric Integrated Resource Plan to the CSU Board of Directors Oct. 21. at their meeting at 1 p.m. in the CSU conference room in Plaza of the Rockies. After working through several...
Overdoses from opioid painkillers cause 300 deaths every year in Colorado — enough painkillers are dispensed in the state annually to provide every adult with one pill an hour every day for 30 days, says the state's Department of Regulatory Agencies. And now DORA is doing something about it. The...
After being hailed as a “champion for health and wellness,” on his nomination form, Steve Schaefer, CEO of HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital (HSRH) of Colorado Springs, has been named the 6035 Lifestyle Healthiest Company CEO this year by the Colorado Springs Business Journal. “As I look around the community, I’m probably...
The Colorado Springs Airport’s newest tenant will convert and operate Boeing 747s to fight wildfires from the air. The airplane is touted to be the world's largest aerial firefighting tanker. “Global SuperTanker will be the largest aerial firefighting aircraft in the world,” said President and CEO Jim Wheeler. The startup firm...
The Monument Board of Adjustments, following three and a half hours of testimony, overturned an approved use Aug. 10 that would have allowed Orlando-based Colonial Management Group to open a methadone clinic in its downtown. Monument Planning Director Mike Pesicka, who resigned yesterday morning, originally approved the use under the...
The amount allowed for the most popular small business loan program at the U.S. Small Business Administration last week reached its $18.5 billion limit set by Congress. Unless Congress approves increasing the limit, small business owners will need to wait until the next fiscal year begins Oct. 1 for new 7(a) loans. The Associated...
Former NASA astronaut and commander of the International Space Station, Dr. Leroy Chiao will visit the Space Foundation Discovery Center July 16-18. Chiao, the Space Foundation’s special advisor-human space flight, will sign autographs, posing for photos and inspiring the next generation of astronauts, scientists and engineers, according to a...
Schriever Air Force Base officials will host a ceremony at 3 p.m. Wednesday, July 15 in the wing headquarters building in honor of the Global Positioning System's 20 years of full operational capability. The Air Force confirmed the GPS full operational capability July 17, 1995, according to a Schriever AFB...
Penrose-St. Francis Health services is considering eight different locations for its latest expansion — but hasn't yet settled on a specific area. Despite media reports that the hospital has settled on a location, spokesman Chris Valentine says the location northeast of Centennial and Fillmore streets isn't the only one being considered. "The...
Local broker recognized as rising star A Colorado Springs mortgage broker has just been recognized in a list of the industry’s female elite. Charadie Finkle of Academy Mortgage has been included in Mortgage Professional America magazine’s Elite Women in Mortgage feature. This annual list recognizes 50 female rising stars in...