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Flight Plan: Brothers hope to launch entrepreneurial high school

Flight Plan: Brothers hope to launch entrepreneurial high school

The only things bigger than the bites on a Cush brothers fishing trip are the ideas. “Some beer, sunshine and time on a boat and it all came together,” said David Cush, the San Francisco-based CEO of Virgin America airlines. “It was like a lightning strike,” added his brother, Patrick Cush. “Let’s start an entrepreneurial… Continue Reading Flight Plan: Brothers hope to launch entrepreneurial high school

SunShare to build new garden

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SunShare got approval last night to build its second community solar garden at McAuliffe Elementary School in partnership with Colorado Springs School District No. 11. Continue Reading SunShare to build new garden

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Ex-teacher wins suit against Colo. Springs schools

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A Colorado Springs man has been awarded more than $300,000 in a lawsuit claiming he didn’t get jobs in Colorado Springs School District 11 because he’s black. A federal jury in Denver found in favor of George Christopher Ash, awarding him $303,178 in damages Friday after a weeklong trial. The Gazette in Colorado Springs reports… Continue Reading Ex-teacher wins suit against Colo. Springs schools

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Jack Swigert Aerospace Academy opens

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The Jack Swigert Aerospace Academy opened today at 4220 E. Pikes Peak Ave. with more than 500 students, 42 teachers and onsite support from the Space Foundation. The aerospace-themed middle school was created through a partnerhsip between the foundation and School District 11. The academy is named in honor of Colorado native and astronaut John L.… Continue Reading Jack Swigert Aerospace Academy opens

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