A day to serve

COSILoveYou hosts citywide volunteer event Want to donate your time in the community, but aren’t sure where to begin? This October, local nonprofit COSILoveYou may have your answer.  “On Saturday, Oct. 5, volunteers from around the city will have the opportunity to serve Colorado Springs

Volunteers tackle ‘Dump’ cleanup

A section of the southern end of the Sand Creek Trail known as “The Dump” got a bit of beautification in September, thanks to a cadre of volunteers, neighborhood residents and exercise enthusiasts. A team coordinated by Community Works and partnering with the Community Barbershop,

Where we’ve been, where we’re going

Southeast’s rich past has shaped its present. How do we channel that while moving toward the future?  As Charlotte Brummer recalls, when she moved into the Satellite Hotel, Airport Road was unpaved, Academy Boulevard was one lane in each direction, and glamorous airline pilots and

Dear voters …

Editor’s note: In November 2018, Harrison School District 2 voters approved a $180 million bond issue for capital improvement projects that will touch every school in the district. Centennial Elementary School was among the first buildings to benefit from the funding, and over the summer the

Friday night (high)lights

Sierra , neighborhood celebrate season opener on home turf   For the first time in its 35-year history, Sierra High School is hosting varsity football games on home turf. The season opened Friday, Aug. 30, and despite a tough, 46-8 loss to The Classical Academy,

New road to success

Harrison SD 2, PPCC and foundations team on full-ride scholarship program Harrison School District 2 (D-2) seniors are receiving an academic leg up, starting with the class of 2020. The district and Pikes Peak Community College announced Wednesday a partnership that will offer a full-ride,

D2 seeks board candidates

  Two, four-year seats to be decided in November Southeast residents wanting to have an impact on the area’s academic future, take note. The Harrison School District 2 Board of Education is seeking candidates for the November ballot. Two, four-year seats are up for grabs