Company creates Dog I.Q. Web site

Everyone thinks their dog is bright, but one company has designed a way to test whether your pooch is a true genius. The...

USAA’s Andrews retiring

Andrews Colorado Springs Business Journal media partner News Channel 13 reported today that Vic Andrews, vice president and general manager of USAA’s Colorado...

Colorado Springs to appeal Pueblo water ruling

In this month’s Reed Construction Data report about the Rocky Mountain region, comes news that Colorado Springs Utilities is ready...

Whole Foods to nix plastic grocery bags

Whole Foods Market is getting rid of disposable plastic bags at checkout stands across all its 270 stores in the United States,...

Students sought to make drunk-driving awareness video

A Colorado Springs law firm is working to help high school students produce public service announcements about underage drinking and driving. McDivitt Law...

Do you want 600-calorie fries with that?

The Associated Press The New York City Board of Health voted yesterday to approve a new version of a law requiring fast-food...

Fed cuts rate, Pikes Peak region safer from recession

One week before its scheduled policy meeting, The Federal Open Market Committee cut the federal funds target rate by 75 basis points today,...

Raytheon sells oil-extracting technology

The Associated Press Defense contractor Raytheon Co. is selling technology to a large oilfield services firm that hopes microwaves will someday become...

Earnings dive for Bank of America, Wachovia

The Associated Press Hurt by the deepening credit crisis, Bank of America Corp. said Tuesday its fourth-quarter earnings fell 95 percent, and Wachovia...

McGraw Hill, Federal Reserve differ on construction industry

Researchers have different opinions about economic trends in the construction industry, based on 2007 data. For the year, McGraw Hill reported total construction...

State of the Region Luncheon

The Greater Colorado Springs Chamber of Commerce will host the State of the Region Luncheon Jan. 30 at Norris Penrose ...

Medical devices left inside patients 1,000 times a year

A report today from the Food and Drug Administration contains some disturbing news – that surgeons leave parts of medical devices inside...