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In Irish folklore, the Pooka is a changeling that is both feared and respected, and often considered a harbinger of changing fortune. And though it can take many forms, it most commonly appears as … more
In my Monument Hill Kiwanis Club there is a portion of each meeting for members to give “Happy Bucks” for some good thing that has happened to them and share that with other club members. Using … more
Figure skating is always a hot topic at the Winter Olympics. Americans, for the most part, have dominated the sport for nearly 100 years. But it wasn't until 1968 - when Colorado Springs' own … more
It is a mystery that probably will eventually will be solved. But like such mysteries, it might take some time, and pulling some threads, and listening to a yarn or two. I am talking about … more
A high school student kills a classmate. Another sets himself on fire. Still another murders his mother. Those things happened in Denver’s suburbs in a recent six-week span. Across the country, media reports tell far and wide of teenagers … more
As someone who covers the state Legislature, it's common for me to write about lawmakers who fight like cats and dogs. Yeah, yeah, I get it. Legislators will tell you that more than 90 percent of bills are passed with bipartisan support. No … more
Now that the football season is over, it’s time to turn our attention to baseball. Yes, I am well aware that basketball, hockey and the Winter Olympics will get the majority of the sports … more
The Games beginning in Soshi this week, help us to recall a Colorado Olympics that never was. In the early 1970s, the hosting of the games offered the promise showcasing Colorado, the Centennial … more
Someone, perhaps her mother, left her on a bench near a bus stop in Beijing. Because she had no identification records of any kind, doctors estimated she was about 3 years old based on weight and height. A woman found her and took her to a … more
Congress, after months of prolonged bickering turned into years of unnecessary gridlock, finally passed a full, long-term farm bill. That means strengthened conservation programs, additional resources for managing our forests, funding for rural … more
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