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Manufacturing gaining ground

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About to enter its third year in existence, the Colorado Springs Manufacturers Task Force continues to build momentum in the community. Jo Ann “Miabella” Galvan is the principal of JAG Consulting Group and one of the founders of the task force, which originated under the Greater Colorado Springs Economic Development Corp. in January 2003. The… Continue Reading Manufacturing gaining ground

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With beauty comes responsibility

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Colorado will never have the lush, rolling green landscapes of the Appalachians. Colorado, for that matter, will never have the abundant water supply of many states in the nation. Like it or not, this is a semi-arid environment. The natural beauty of Colorado, however, is undoubtedly of a majestic variety. As more people continue to… Continue Reading With beauty comes responsibility

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Women entrepreneurs in good company

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Businesswomen in the West will soon converge in Denver to receive tips, inspiration and education. On Feb. 9 the Colorado Small Business Administration and the Denver chapter of the National Association of Women Business Owners will host the “In Good Company” conference at the Denver Adam’s Mark Hotel. The conference is the first of its… Continue Reading Women entrepreneurs in good company

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Midwest Italian franchise opens in Colorado

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In 1959, Sam Mancino Sr. came home from his job at Uniroyal and told his wife he never wanted to work for someone else again. How would he support his five children, she asked. Mancino told her he was opening a pizza joint. Little did she know that every weekend when he was supposedly hanging… Continue Reading Midwest Italian franchise opens in Colorado

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Airport beefing up volunteer programs

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With the relentless surge of people, the voices on the loudspeakers and flight delays, the airport can be a pretty stressful place. For travelers who are new to Colorado Springs, or for anyone looking to learn more about the city, the information booth at the Colorado Springs Airport will soon be able to provide a… Continue Reading Airport beefing up volunteer programs

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Build and they will come. It’s an old saying that is questionable to some – arguable to many. However, create and build from a vision that embraces the heart and soul of the land and its history, and they will come – quickly. Chuck Englund personifies the architect and contractor who blends the past with… Continue Reading Somewhere over the rainbow … is a brand new Manitou

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Partners for senior health concerns

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At a press conference on Jan. 11, B.J. Scott, president and chief executive officer of Peak Vista Community Health Centers, announced that “after a long dating period” the relationship between Peak Vista and Penrose – St. Francis Health Services has culminated in marriage. The other half of the relationship, Rick O’Connell, president and chief executive… Continue Reading Partners for senior health concerns

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Decker leery of Social Security system

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* Name: Michael J. Decker * Organization: Pikes Peak Area Agency on Aging * Position: Director * Hometown: I was born in Greeley, my mother and my grandfather were born in Brush. My father is from Nebraska. Colorado Springs is my real home town * How long have you lived in Colorado Springs: 10 years.… Continue Reading Decker leery of Social Security system

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Better Business Bureau Want to get less junk mail in 2005? It’s just a click or a phone call away! A new Web site and phone number brought to the BBB of Southern Colorado’s attention may worry careful consumers, but in fact it is legitimate. The Web site, www.optoutprescreen.com, put out by the Consumer Data… Continue Reading Web site for 'Opt-Out' of junk mailings is legitimate

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People on the Move

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John D. Runkle, a broker with Realteam Real Estate and Mortgage, has opened a branch office in Colorado Springs. He has been the in the real estate business for the past 20 years and has offices in Nevada, California, Idaho and Colorado. Robby Dale Nelson, CLU, ChFC, has joined Strategic Financial Partners as a financial… Continue Reading People on the Move

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