Furloughed federal employees are feeling the pain of missing two paychecks during the lingering government shutdown, but for most local businesses, the effects appear to be minimal — at least so far. Local businesspeople and officials say they are concerned, however, that the impacts will worsen if the shutdown stretches on much longer. According to […]
For less than the price of an off-the-rack department store suit, the well-dressed businessperson can have a bespoke garment that’s hand-tailored to the individual’s size and shape and fits like a second skin. “Store-bought suits can’t cover things like drooping or square shoulders,” said Steve Pariani, owner of custom tailoring business Steve Pariani LLC. “Some […]
By Faith Miller Woodland Park developers think a planned “small house” community called the Village at Tamarac is the answer to many people’s tiny-home dreams. But think “dreams” in terms of lifestyle, not cost — affordable housing experts say developments like these aren’t for those looking for a deal. The Village at Tamarac will offer […]
By Erinn Callahan Growing up as the oldest son of a single mother in the greater Atlanta area, Tariq Collins saw higher education as his ticket to a better life. “My intention was to go to school right out of high school, but we didn’t have the means, nor did we have the knowledge to […]
The manufacturing industry in the Steel City has been part of Pueblo’s economy for much of the southern Colorado burg's history.
Chelise Foster, 32, has made a name for herself through giving back to the community. She originated the Waldo Waldo 5K race.
Margaret Sabin plans to use her decades of experience in health care administration, as well as her knowledge of population health management, to advance the mission of Children’s Hospital Colorado. “Population health has always been the stepchild,” the new Southern Region president for Children’s Hospital Colorado said. “My sense when approached by the CEO of […]
Bitcoin survived a savage 2018, losing about three-quarters of its value between Jan. 1 and Dec. 31. Ether and Ripple fared worse, and the year’s end brought a slew of headlines asking, “Is Bitcoin Dead?” and “Is Cryptocurrency Dead for Good?” It’s complicated, but the short answer is no. Undoubtedly, the crypto industry had a […]
The instant a new member swipes an entry card at an Accolade Fitness gym yellow flashes on a screen. The color acts as a signal to a worker behind the counter to greet the recent addition, said Duane Johnston, owner of the two Colorado Springs-based gyms. “We try to pat those people on the back […]
The National Cybersecurity Center’s new chief operating officer can point to a couple of major turning points in his career — and the most recent persuaded him to leave Texas for the Springs. Jonathan Steenland was principal of chief information security officer services with Zyston, and before that served as CISO at Fujitsu, where he […]