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Keeping USOC benefits everyone

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<em>Dear Editor:
</em>The historic decision made by the U.S. Olympic Committee to commit its future to Colorado Springs is gratifying for virtually every segment of our city’s residents, and a rich gift for the quality of life in our community.
It is a watershed for our city and the Pikes Peak region because the mission, ideals and dreams of the USOC mesh perfectly with so many of those shared by our vibrant, positive and value-driven community and state. Continue Reading Keeping USOC benefits everyone

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<em><em>Dear Editor:
</em>Re: Wayne Six’s letter to the editor, March 21</em>
Democrats are bad for the country; they are not pro-business and are beholden to unions.
The question I have is: In a free market, absent unions and government regulation, do labor and business work on a level playing field? Continue Reading View of Democrats, the economy and politics a bit skewed

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<em>Dear Editor:</em>
Regarding the commentary, (“Just post employees’ compensation in the break room,” Lon Matejczyk, Feb. 22, 2008) … Though the writer appears to diminish State Sen. Sue Windels and State Rep. Terrance Carroll for introducing Senate Bill 122, the Wage Transparency Act, those of us who labor to strengthen the ability of women to achieve economic justice applaud these legislators for their visionary approach to ending the problem of pay discrimination in our state. Continue Reading Legislators should be applauded for work to end pay discrimination

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Stigma perpetuated by lack of knowledge

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Dear Editor: South Nevada Avenue has improved greatly in the five years I have operated the Econo Lodge Hotel here. Five years ago, there was a steady stream of blatant drug abuse and prostitution in plain sight. Today, the same problems exist, but are not nearly as prevalent. We have guests from every walk of… Continue Reading Stigma perpetuated by lack of knowledge

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View about S. Nevada was not accurate

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Dear Editor: In response to the recent article in the Business Journal entitled “Where are the keys to my bulldozer?” the following corrections need to be taken into account. First, the McDonald’s intersection is with Cheyenne Road, opposite the newly remodeled Safeway. I would like to ask you, how well do you know this neighborhood,… Continue Reading View about S. Nevada was not accurate

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Dear Editor: A few comments regarding Leonard Peikoff’s piece which appeared Dec. 21 (“Another view: Pump up commercialization of Christmas”): First, his assertion that no one takes seriously the altruistic injunctions to love our neighbor is patent nonsense. I’m thinking of William Wilberforce and Mother Theresa and the large numbers of Christians who volunteer in… Continue Reading Entrepreneurial innovation and faith can very easily co-exist

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No, Mr. Anderson and others within government, you should be ashamed of your glee to continue to take property in all forms from the citizens of this community. It should be more shameful to publicize you emphasize this on an historic date as the 7th of December. This is an insult to those that really know and understand what the constitution says and means verbatim. Continue Reading Anderson’s assertions fly in face of our constitutional freedoms

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A two-way street – now that’s creative

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The justification for converting Tejon Street to a two-way street is that it will increase the number of cars using the street, which is then extrapolated to conclude that more cars mean more people eating and shopping downtown. Continue Reading A two-way street – now that’s creative

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CSYP improves Colorado Springs’ reputation

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Colorado Springs Young Professionals is a group that I believe has the ability to have a great impact on the quality of life in Colorado Springs. Continue Reading CSYP improves Colorado Springs’ reputation

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CSYP committed to community involvement

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<em>Dear Editor:</em><br>My name is Tara McCray. I am an entrepreneur and a native of Colorado. I have run one of the largest business networking groups in Denver for the past four years called &ldquo;Denver Social.&rdquo;
We have more than 2,000 members and meet monthly. Continue Reading CSYP committed to community involvement

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