Premier party for Springs’ Trading Spaces episode

A premier party for a Trading Spaces television episode filmed in Colorado Springs this summer is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. tomorrow at Will's Sports...

FEMA team from Denver heading to California

Personnel and equipment is on its way to California from Denver to assist with wildfire response and recovery efforts in California. The team, members of...

Webster University gets $10 million gift

St. Louis-based nonprofit Webster University, which has two campuses in Colorado Springs, has received a $10 million donation from former U.S. Ambassador George H....

Colorado small businesses create 25,400 jobs in 2004

Small business continued to create Colorado’s new jobs during 2004. The updated Colorado Small Business Profile, released today by the Office of Advocacy of the...

FHA-approved lenders offer subprime antidote

Countrywide Financial Corp. announced its intention this week to help 82,000 subprime borrowers facing higher payments to stay in their homes. But, the company is not the only financial institution promoting FHA fixed-rate refinanced or restructured loans to borrowers overwhelmed by high-risk escalating adjustable rate mortgages. The HUD-sponsored program, launched Sept. 5 with the support […]
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USA Basketball looking to move from Springs

USA Basketball is looking to move its headquarters and training facilities out of Colorado Springs after the 2008 Summer Games. USA Basketball, the national governing...

Waiting tables a real drag for women

There’s a good chance your waitress is depressed. Nearly 15 percent of women working in the food service industry report having experienced depression in the last year – nearly triple that of their male counterparts, according to a report by the U.S. Department of Health & Human Services. And, depression among food workers is among […]
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Senate OK’s appropriations bill with Colorado projects

The appropriations bill passed last night in the U.S. Senate contains more than $1.7 million for Colorado projects – none of which are local. The projects include: $200,000 for Mercy Health Foundation in La Plata County to expand its primary care and prevention services $200,000 for Denver Health Medical Center in Denver to expand and […]
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U.K. firm brings R&D operation to the Springs

Light Blue Optics, based in the United Kingdom, has opened a research and development facility in Colorado Springs. The company, which produces holographic laser technology,...

Springs hotel occupancies, room rates rise

Hotel occupancies and room rates in Colorado Springs have risen slightly during the last year. The average occupancy rate for Colorado Springs-area hotels was 69.3...

Merrill Lynch reports record loss

Merrill Lynch & Co. reported the biggest quarterly loss in its 93-year history after $8.4 billion worth of writedowns. The third-quarter loss of $2.24 billion, or $2.82 a share, was about six times higher than the New York-based company estimation on Oct. 5. Merrill Lynch wrote down the value of subprime mortgages, asset-backed bonds and […]
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Gasoline prices begin winter ascent

Gas prices increased by about 5 cents during the past two weeks, to an average of $2.80 per gallon of self-serve regular, according to...