Defense Co. TechWise makes move downtown

Colorado Springs defense contractor TechWise is moving its headquarters to downtown Colorado Springs.

Blog: Businesses can lessen liability and exposure to card fraud

I like to carry cash, and use paper money to pay for low-cost items, although that seems to put me in the minority these...

City celebrates reopening of sports complex

The City of Colorado Springs is celebrating the grand reopening of the Skyview Sports Complex at 10 a.m. Saturday. The complex is located at...

Business district now admits Scheels sales figure “was wrong”

By Pam Zubeck, Colorado Springs Independent An estimate of annual sales expected from the proposed Scheels All Sports store in north Colorado Springs, "was wrong,"...

Council to get direction about retail marijuana

Colorado Springs City Council will start work on regulations needed for the retail marijuana industry at a work session Monday, May 13. City Attorney Kyle...

Tribe looks to teenagers to revive bison demand

It seems an unlikely concept: teenagers forgoing the immediacy of a McDonald's Big Mac to don an apron, grab a meat patty and learn...

Apartments push home construction up in January

Home construction rose at the fastest rate in 20 months, pushed up by a spike in apartment building. But construction of single-family homes declined,...

Exelis, Harris sign acquisition agreement

Melbourne, Florida-based Harris Corp. and information technology company and defense contractor rival Exelis Inc. have signed an acquisition agreement last week. The sale will...

National unemployment rate declines in May

Nationwide, the unemployment rate declined by 0.3 percentage points to 4.7 percent in May, and non-farm payroll employment changed little (+38,000), the U.S. Bureau...

State Division of Real Estate Director resigns

Colorado's Director of the Division of Real Estate, Erin Toll resigned this week. The state Department of Regulatory Agencies announced today that she resigned effective May...

Advisors Asset lands again on Inc. 5000 list

For the second consecutive year, Advisors Asset Management in Monument, Colo., made the Inc. 5000 list of the fastest-growing private companies in America. The company...

Skinner named city CFO

Kara Skinner will be the city of Colorado Springs’ new chief financial officer, according to a press release from Mayor Steve Bach’s office. Skinner will...