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Sierra deal could give Springs wings

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Aerospace firm Sierra Nevada Corp. announced last week that its subsidiary has chosen Colorado Springs as the site for an $88-million high-end aircraft completions complex, which will create an estimated 2,100 jobs and a $5-billion economic impact. Sierra Completions, a subsidiary of SNC that launched in October, chose the Colorado Aerospace Park at the Colorado… Continue Reading Sierra deal could give Springs wings

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Space Symposium opening ceremony to feature awards, performances

The Colorado Springs-based Space Foundation announced Monday details of its 31st Space Symposium opening ceremony, which is set to include awards and special performances. The kickoff event, scheduled for April 13 at The Broadmoor in southwest Colorado Springs, will “be highlighted by a stunningly unique animation-based digital performance by Enra, a visual dance troupe from Japan that… Continue Reading Space Symposium opening ceremony to feature awards, performances

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Go Code receives Harvard recognition

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Go Code receives Harvard recognition

Go Code Colorado, the country’s first statewide civic app challenge, has been recognized by Harvard’s Kennedy School as a “Bright Idea.” The Kennedy School recognized the Go Code, of which Colorado Springs was one of five competing cities, through its Innovations in American Government Awards program, according to a news release. “Go Code Colorado, at… Continue Reading Go Code receives Harvard recognition

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Space Foundation to honor Orion team

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Space Foundation to honor Orion team

The Colorado Springs-based Space Foundation will honor NASA and its aerospace industry partners April 13 with the 2015 Douglas S. Morrow Public Outreach Award, according to a news release. The award will be given to the NASA/Industry EFT-1 team that supported the Orion Multi-Purpose Crew Vehicle when it was launched aboard a Delta IV rocket from Kennedy Space… Continue Reading Space Foundation to honor Orion team

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Stagecoach Inn closes, sale and renovation pending

The Stagecoach Inn in downtown Manitou Springs is pending sale, following the restaurant’s closure Feb. 6. Dave Symonds, who has owned the restaurant at 702 Manitou Ave. since 2006, said it has closed for renovations in order to prepare for purchase by an unnamed buyer. He declined to comment further. Symonds and his wife, Kathy,… Continue Reading Stagecoach Inn closes, sale and renovation pending

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Local firms partner to produce fresh-food app

A collaborative effort between two local companies has resulted in the creation of a mobile app to help residents find and buy food grown or produced within 67 miles of Colorado Springs. The LocalFood CS app, which will be free upon its release later this week, was the result of a collaboration between LocalMotive and… Continue Reading Local firms partner to produce fresh-food app

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C4C event to discuss involvement of arts community

The City for Champions organization has scheduled a community arts forum Tuesday, Feb. 17, at which to provide updates on the four C4C projects and explore the creative sector’s involvement. During the event, scheduled from 5:30 – 7 p.m. in Studio Bee of the Pikes Peak Center, those involved will discuss with the audience ways… Continue Reading C4C event to discuss involvement of arts community

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Westside Neighbors to host mayoral, city council forum

The Organization of Westside Neighbors has scheduled an event Tuesday, Feb, 24, aimed at allowing the community to get to know the city’s mayoral and City Council candidates. The event, 5:30-8:30 p.m. at the Westside Community Center (17th and Bijou streets), will include a two-hour forum as well as meet-and-greet time before and after, according… Continue Reading Westside Neighbors to host mayoral, city council forum

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Godec’s stays true through change of ownership

Photography may be an art, but it’s also a business — at least both are the case for Godec’s Photo Supply in downtown Colorado Springs. But, just as with art, businesses age and are passed along, sometimes falling into the hands of a third party who may approach it with new enthusiasm. “Once photos get… Continue Reading Godec’s stays true through change of ownership

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Nolan to open third restaurant in former firehouse

Colorado Springs businessman and restaurateur Johnny Nolan has purchased an old firehouse on the city’s Westside with plans to open his third restaurant. Nolan, the owner of popular Springs restaurants Southside Johnny’s and Johnny’s Navajo Hogan, closed on the 106-year-old, two-story structure at 817 W. Colorado Ave. Feb. 5. He paid $340,000. Since its days as… Continue Reading Nolan to open third restaurant in former firehouse

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