• AROUND TOWN: Pam Keller receives top United Way award for program helping Mitchell students graduate

    By linda navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com-
    Updated: 15 hr ago

    Pam Keller, who with her husband Dave is the Keller of Keller Homes, received Pikes Peak United Way's top 2018 volunteer honor, the S. Jerrard Smith Award. The award is named for the late United Way CEO and "honors an individual whose involvement in public policy and civic issues lead...

  • AROUND TOWN: Brunch guests bid high for latest handbags, help Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary send kids to camp

    By linda navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com-
    Updated: Mon, Jun 18, 2018

    The Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary added something popular and new for their spring brunch: Coach, Kate Spade and Dooney & Burke. And they sold out the annual event, now a fashion show and handbag auction, overlooking the lake at Broadmoor West. The 260 guests, many wearing...

  • 2018 Colorado Springs Debutantes

    By Linda Navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com -
    Updated: Fri, Jun 15, 2018

    Twenty-one young women, graduates of seven area high schools this year, have been selected 2018 Colorado Springs Debutantes. They were chosen for school achievements, volunteer activities and contributions to their community, as well as for the community contributions of their...

  • AROUND TOWN: The Broadmoor's 100 years celebrated with unforgettable glittering evening

    By Linda Navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com -
    Updated: Mon, Jun 11, 2018

    There were smiles all around, with people picturing just how much flamboyant Spencer Penrose would have enjoyed the 100th anniversary celebration of his hotel, The Broadmoor. On the night of June 2, reportedly much like the Penrose grand opening gala on June 29, 1918, formally...

  • AROUND TOWN: NAMI grows 'Stepping into the Light' of mental illness

    By linda navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sun, Jun 3, 2018

    For years, people at fundraising breakfasts for the National Alliance on Mental Illness spoke about "Embracing the Light." That light of understanding and transparency became even brighter May 3 at The Broadmoor, as 650 people moved forward, "Stepping into the Light" of mental...

  • AROUND TOWN: Junior Achievement Red Carpet Gala benefits students with financial literacy

    By linda navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com -
    Updated: Sun, Jun 3, 2018

    Since 1954, Junior Achievement of Southern Colorado has been preparing young people for financial success in an ever-changing global economy. To move that mission forward, 375 sponsors and supporters gathered at Cheyenne Mountain Resort for the 25th annual fundraiser, a Red Carpet &...

  • AROUND TOWN: Kidpower Chocoholic Frolic's romantic storybook evening provides safety net for kids

    By Linda Navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, May 23, 2018

    They're writing a new chapter in the Kidpower storybook. And they did it with the yummiest of chocolate, children's storybook characters and tales of romance as they helped empower children. The always-sold-out Chocoholic Frolic, May 5 at The Pinery, drew almost 500 guests, who...

  • AROUND TOWN: Rocky Mountain Health Care Chef Showcase draws 700 foodies; Doherty wins gold

    By Linda Navarro linda.navarro@gazette.com -
    Updated: Wed, May 23, 2018

    The Rocky Mountain Health Care Services Chef Showcase had the happiest of problems, becoming so popular that it burst at the seams. The eighth annual festival of deliciousness, with 22 chefs, was moved to the Olympic Training Center's spacious Sports Center on May 3, where it filled...

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