January 2016 Blog Posts (17)

No Fees, No Dues, No Obligations!

           It is a monthly informal occasion for seniors.  They meet in the Black Forest Lutheran Church Fellowship Hall at 12455 Black Forest Road in Black Forest.

         This informal group gathers from 1-4 PM the fourth Wednesday of each month to have fun, socialize, play games, work on hobbies, or to simply sit and talk about “whatever”.  Light refreshments are always available.

         This is not a new item.  The Black Forest AARP Chapter and the Black Forest Lutheran…


Added by Stan Beckner on January 28, 2016 at 12:47pm — No Comments

Super Bowl safety tips for pets

It’s an exciting time here in Broncos Country—with Sunday’s victory in the AFC Championship Game, the Denver Broncos are headed to Super Bowl 50! And you know what that means—football parties with family, friends, and lots of food. But with all of the fanfare, it’s easy for our pets to get lost—or even frightened or injured—during the festivities. …


Added by Lauren Gladu on January 25, 2016 at 4:16pm — No Comments

Reasons to Hire a Wedding Stationery Designer

Weddings are costly- flowers, dresses, photography, reception and many more on the list. Wedding invitation card design service is a popular wedding service that is provided by many companies as well as professionals.  In this article, a few reasons are discussed as to why you should hire a wedding stationery designer:


This is the foremost reason you should hire a stationer. Your…


Added by Alicia Wright on January 19, 2016 at 12:00am — No Comments

City of Sunshine (COS)

     Colorado Springs would not be the city it is today if it weren’t for the existence of the microorganism Mycobacterium tuberculosis. Causative agent of tuberculosis, it was not discovered until 1882 by German physician turned microbiologist, Dr. Robert Koch. Before this date, the etiology of one of the greatest scourges of humanity had been attributed mainly to heredity and familial predilection. Even though the disease was now linked to…


Added by Tanja Britton on January 17, 2016 at 11:00am — 2 Comments

New Officers Installed

         The installation of thirteen newly elected Officers of the Black Forest Chapter # 1100 of AARP took place on 13 January at the regular monthly meeting.  Conducting the ceremony was Jeremiah Mora, the Associate State Director-Community Outreach for AARP Colorado.  The officers will serve the chapter for the 2016 calendar year.  The usual potluck luncheon and business meeting followed the installation of officers.

          The Black Forest Chapter meets the second Wednesday of…


Added by Stan Beckner on January 13, 2016 at 7:26pm — No Comments

Spot Winners Review

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Ever wonder how some people make a living from betting on the…


Added by Mark Cross on January 13, 2016 at 2:41am — No Comments


This month the United States Department of Agriculture released its 2015 Dietary Guidelines for Americans, which dropped the long-standing daily limit on the dietary cholesterol found in eggs and other foods. Coloradans trying to get their health back on track after the feasts and treats of the holiday season will benefit from adding eggs to a balanced diet, thanks to the high-quality protein and essential vitamins eggs provide. Whether you want to lose weight, get fit or just feel better…


Added by Colorado Egg Producers Assoc. on January 12, 2016 at 2:30pm — No Comments

Sibhops Workshops for Siblings of Kids with Special Needs

Sibshops provides opportunities for brothers and sisters of children with special needs to obtain peer support and education within a recreational environment. Siblings participate in both community and site based activities that encourage sharing, laughter, and FUN!! This is an excellent venue…


Added by Special Kids Special Families on January 8, 2016 at 10:46am — No Comments

Mueller State Park in winter

     On this early January day, my husband and I visit Mueller State Park from Colorado Springs to snowshoe. The park’s spectacular location affords views of the saw-toothed, white-capped western mountain ranges and, with the turn of the head, of Pikes Peak’s northern and western faces, directly from the parking lot next to the Visitor Center. The crest along the horizon is highlighted by a blue ribbon of sky, whereas grey clouds shroud the canopy…


Added by Tanja Britton on January 7, 2016 at 12:00pm — 1 Comment

LEAP Helps Coloradans Stay Safe this Winter with Home Heating Tips

Home heating is a saving grace this time of year. But for as much comfort as it provides us, it also exposes us to certain safety hazards.

According to the American Red Cross, home heating is one of the leading causes of house fires in the U.S. We at LEAP want to make sure you keep warm safely during these next few months.

LEAP is the Colorado Department of Human Services’ Low-income Energy Assistance Program, which provides cash assistance to help Coloradans pay a…


Added by Low-Income Energy Assistance on January 7, 2016 at 10:00am — No Comments

Trivia Night Allows Middle Schoolers to Experience St. Mary's

The choice of where to attend high school is a big one for Colorado Springs families, and being comfortable with the choice is important. That’s why St. Mary’s High School reaches out to middle school students, providing social events that allow the students to experience St. Mary’s culture. While middle school dances and shadow days have been offered for years, in January area middle schoolers will have another chance to get to know St. Mary’s and each other during the school’s first Middle…


Added by St. Mary's High School on January 6, 2016 at 9:30am — No Comments

Quids In Betting Review

Quids In Betting Horse Racing Tips – Turn £20 stakes into £63,589 in 10 months …even if you’re new!

Quids In Bettings

Anybody who’s anybody on…


Added by Mark Cross on January 5, 2016 at 3:00pm — No Comments

Colorado Springs Figure Skater Heads to National Championships

Davis Ortonward, a 12-year-old from Colorado Springs, and his partner Ambrosia Vaske will be performing against eleven other teams for the title in the juvenile dance competition at the 2016 U.S. Figure Skating Championships in Saint Paul, Minn. Jan. 15-27.

The championships have been held annually since 1914 to crown champions in ladies, men’s, pairs and ice dancing events and is the nation’s most prestigious figure skating competition. Past…


Added by Katherine Toman on January 5, 2016 at 9:54am — No Comments

PILLAR Institute for Lifelong Learning presents a Living History: Hal Bidlack as Alexander Hamilton

PILLAR Institute for Lifelong Learning presents a Living History:

Hal Bidlack




Added by Vickie Heffner on January 4, 2016 at 2:04pm — No Comments

NonStop Cash Review

Non Stop Cash – £1,300 per week betting secret REVEALED. Ex-factory reveals new tipster service.


This ex-factory worker has just…


Added by Mark Cross on January 4, 2016 at 1:28pm — No Comments

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Added by Jessica.E on January 4, 2016 at 12:19am — No Comments

Palmer Lake Historical Society Old Fashioned Potluck

The Palmer Lake Historical Society invites the public on Thursday, January 21, 2016, at 6:30 PM to the Palmer Lake Town Hall, 28 Valley Crescent, Palmer Lake, CO 80133, for its annual pot luck dinner and membership meeting.  As a special treat, local artist and musician Joe…


Added by Al Walter on January 2, 2016 at 4:40pm — No Comments

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