Small business day at the capitol

Colorado’s small business owners are invited to Small Business day at the capitol to learn about legislation this year that could affect...

State’s health organizations support reform proposals

Health care organizations have positive things to say about the 208 Commission’s report to the General Assembly. The commission was charged with ...

Drought-stricken ranchers given extension to replace animals

Farmers and ranchers in El Paso County who lost livestock due to drought have an additional year to replace their stock, according to the...

Chuy’s Tex-Mex opens first Springs location today

Chuy's
Chuy's will open its first Colorado Springs location at 11 a.m. today. The new Chuy's occupies a 7,000-square-foot building at 9297 Forest Bluffs View, near the corner...

Over Easy named 11th nationally for breakfast

Over Easy, A Daytime Eatery, a breakfast restaurant at 28 S. Tejon St. in Colorado Springs, recently earned the 11th spot in Urbanspoon's list...

Swine flu shots available to anyone at Saturday clinic

Despite earlier shortages, the county now has enough swine flu virus to inoculate anyone older than 6 months at their next clinic. The El Paso...

AP sources: White House set to unveil cyber plan

The White House on Thursday is expected to unveil its proposal to enhance the country's cybersecurity, laying out plans to require industry to better...

Red Cross creates business disaster preparedness tool

On the heels of the Japanese tsunami disaster, the American Red Cross has created an online tool that allows businesses to assess their level of...

Colorado receives federal funds to promote export efforts

Colorado will receive $329,517 in federal funding to help the state’s small businesses export goods and services. The grant is part of the U.S. Small...

Income growth slows locally, nationally

Personal income growth fell sharply from 2007 to 2008 in 322 of the nation's 366 metropolitan statistical areas, including Colorado Springs.  The Bureau of Economic Analysis says...

Wal-Mart offers bill pay service

Wal-Mart shoppers can now pay credit card, auto loan, utility, phone, and cable TV bills at the store's customer service desks. "We're introducing Walk-in Bill...

SBA reaches contracting goal

The U.S. Small Business Administration announced that the federal government reached its small business federal contracting goal for the second consecutive year, according to...