Ringing in the New Year in Southeast

Here are some of the area’s offerings on New Year’s Eve By Zach Hillstrom The Southeast Express With 2019 coming to an end and the new year fast approaching, it’s time for Southeast residents to start making their plans for New Year’s Eve. For those

Exum: A new session brings fresh, revisited goals

We are committed to passing legislation that builds an economy for all, invests in our future and protects our Colorado way of life. By State Rep. Tony Exum Guest column, special to the Express The next legislative session of the Colorado General Assembly begins on

High Five

Harrison High School rolled out the red carpet for some important dignitaries Dec. 3. Gov. Jared Polis toured the school, sat in on some classes and met that Tuesday with seven members of the school’s class of 2020 to hear how the new Dakota Promise

Shooting for new heights

Sierra’s D’Nae Wilson excels academically and as an athlete By Marcus Hill The Southeast Express Nothing says confidence like knocking down a 24-foot three in the fourth quarter of a basketball game. Sierra High School senior girls basketball captain D’Nae Wilson exuded it all night

To the rescue

Springs Food Rescue a growing force in Southeast By Zach Hillstrom The Southeast Express When the Colorado Springs Food Rescue (CSFR) was founded in 2013, it was a small-scale volunteer project organized by Colorado College students trying to prevent excessive food waste and to address

A stabilizing force

CASA volunteers provide a legal voice for kids Jerima King has a passion for service and a heart for kids. The combination has shaped her professional and philanthropic work. King, a native of Panama and long-time Colorado Springs resident, is a former software engineer, a

Making sense of the Census

Everything you need to know about the 2020 count (and why it matters) The new year is rapidly approaching, bringing with it a new decade, a major election and the chance for the U.S. government to take official tabs on who is living here. Yes,

Gift from the heart

Auto group seeks new, gently used bikes, helmets for kids in need A front range automotive group is seeking some serious pedal power to brighten local kids’ holiday seasons. The Pikes Peak NAPA AutoCare Business Development Group (PPNAC) is accepting donations of new and gently