May 2016 Blog Posts (26)

Graduation Day Accomplishment for Special Local Student

Transitions are a part of everyone’s life.  The more significant ones occur when a young adult graduates from high school and are even more remarkable when that student is autistic, blind and non-verbal.  Theresa Jordan is extremely proud of her son, Trenton, as he graduates from Falcon High School this month. …


Added by Special Kids Special Families on May 31, 2016 at 2:50pm — No Comments

Western Spirit Mixer Kicks off ‘All Things Western’

The Western Spirit Mixer was held on May 12, 2016 at the ProRodeo Hall of Fame to kick-off a summer of “all things western.” Welcoming the attendees were Kent Sturman, Director, ProRodeo Hall of Fame and Mark Cohrs, President, Pikes Peak Range Riders. 

The spirit committee started in 2009 with a mission to provide awareness and promotion of western heritage and culture in the Pikes Peak Region through an effort of collaboration and support. 

The committee sponsors a western…


Added by Katherine Toman on May 30, 2016 at 10:50am — No Comments

National Award-Winning Practice Right Here in the Springs


Local dermatology clinic, Colorado Dermatology Institute (CDI), achieves another “first” by being recognized by the National Committee for Quality Assurance (NCQA) at the highest level (Level 3) of NCQA Recognition as a Patient-Centered Specialty Practice (PCSP) for quality patient-centered dermatologic care.



Added by Red Energy Public Relations on May 18, 2016 at 2:30pm — No Comments


Whether you are making plans to enjoy a family bike ride, scale a 14er or spend the day by the pool, eggs are a delicious and nutritious way to “fuel your fun” this spring and summer. For National Egg Month this May, the Colorado Egg Producers (CEP) Association offers a new way to hard-boil eggs and invites Coloradans to enjoy DTC Eats, an egg-citing summer event.


“With the weather warming up, many people are spending more time outside doing activities such as hiking, biking…


Added by Colorado Egg Producers Assoc. on May 16, 2016 at 1:28pm — No Comments

Help Yourself & Your Community

         Fight Fraud – Shred Instead.  Help yourself by reducing the chance of your personal information falling into the hands of a nefarious scammer or identification thief and, at the same time, help your community by contributing to Black Forest Cares Food Pantry.

         The Black Forest AARP Chapter, the AARP Foundation/ElderWatch, the Black Forest Lutheran Church, and the Mobile Record Shredders, will team up on June 18, from 9 AM to 12 Noon at the Black Forest Lutheran Church…


Added by Stan Beckner on May 15, 2016 at 4:37pm — No Comments

Doing Community Service in an Age-Friendly Community

         Mayor John Suthers and the City Council officially accepted the designation of Colorado Springs as an AARP Age-Friendly Community on March 8, 2016 in a brief ceremony at the City Hall.  Roberto Rey, Colorado AARP Associate Director – Multicultural Outreach, at the May 11 meeting of the Black Forest AARP Chapter, discussed the implication of this designation.  Mr. Rey identified the Innovations in Aging Collaborative as the local organization to create a strategic plan for our…


Added by Stan Beckner on May 11, 2016 at 7:34pm — No Comments

Von Gunden Tax-Aide “Fellow”

         The AARP Foundation in Washington DC has awarded Donald Von Gunden the title of Tax-Aide Fellow for his distinguished service as a certified tax-aide volunteer.  He is only the fourth person in Colorado, and the only one in 2016, to receive this honor. 

         The esteemed title of Tax-Aide Fellow recognizes his long and distinguished service to the AARP Foundation Tax-Aide program.  To qualify the person must have served for more than 10 years as a certified counselor with…


Added by Stan Beckner on May 10, 2016 at 4:25pm — No Comments

How to Make Money With Binary Options

With so many binary options brokers to choose from, a trader may face a tough time deciding whom to opt for. Remember, a broker is perhaps the biggest support to your trading and thus it's a must for you to do proper research before availing his service. Like various other forms of financial investments that involve money, you have to ensure that broker that you are opting for are not only financially sound but also well established and will be able to meet all your trading requirements.…


Added by Jonita on May 9, 2016 at 4:34am — No Comments

Earn Money Online

In the pre-digital world, the sales and marketing departments of companies often had well-defined routes from potential prospect to actual customer. The route a prospect took from initial contact to making a purchase was known as the Sales Funnel. VO Genesis Review

And a lot of time and thought was given to understanding this customer journey, and how to fine-tune a company's sales funnel.



Added by Jonita on May 9, 2016 at 12:16am — No Comments

Asleep at the Wheel

Doors @ 6:30PM/ Show @ 8PM

Advance General Admission Tickets = $25.00 plus ticketing fee/ Day of Show General Admission Tickets = $30.00 plus ticketing fee

Asleep at the Wheel will be performing at Stargazers Theatre on July 8th, 2016. 

Asleep at the Wheel has been spreading Texas swing music high and wide since the early ‘70s with one goal in mind: to play and help revive American roots music. Members…


Added by Stargazers Theatre on May 7, 2016 at 9:39pm — No Comments

The Long Run - A Tribute To The Eagles

Doors @ 6:30 PM/Show @ 8:00 PM

Advance Tickets: $17.00 plus ticketing fee/Day Of Show (If Available): $22.00 plus ticketing fee

One of the most popular events of the year will be returning to Stargazers Theatre on October 8th, 2016

The Long Run - Colorado's Tribute to the Eagles, reproduce the Eagles' hits with an organic 70's sound, accurate lead guitarists, multi-instrumentalists, and…


Added by Stargazers Theatre on May 7, 2016 at 9:31pm — No Comments

Cash'd Out - A Tribute To Johnny Cash

Doors @ 7:00 PM/Show starts @ 8:00 PM 

Advance Tickets: $15.00 plus ticketing fee/Day Of Show Tickets: $20.00 plus ticketing fee

Join us on September 16th, 2016 at Stargazers Theatre to see Cash'd Out! 

Cash'd Out is a San Diego based band that channels Johnny Cash in about as close a manner to the real thing as it gets. Band members include Douglas Benson on vocals, Kevin Manuel on guitar, George Bernardo on…


Added by Stargazers Theatre on May 7, 2016 at 9:06pm — No Comments

Austin Young "Not So Simple" CD Release Party!

Doors @ 6:30 PM/Show starts @ 8:00 PM 

Advance Tickets: $10.00 plus ticketing fee/Day Of Show: $12.00 plus ticketing fee


Join us for Austin Young's CD Release Party at Stargazers Theatre on July 16th, 2016. 

Austin Young is a Colorado native churns out the blues and displays his music with electrifying passion that defies his young age.His inspirations run the…


Added by Stargazers Theatre on May 7, 2016 at 8:51pm — No Comments

VooDoo Hawks

Doors @ 6:00 PM/ Show @ 7:00 PM 

Tickets are $10.00 plus ticketing fee

Stargazers is proud to present The VooDoo Hawks who are known for being crowd pleasing, creative musicians with deep roots leading back to 1998. The VooDoo Hawks create quality Americana, Rock, and Blues music that Colorado is proud to call their own. Bandmates Rikki Dee Hall (Lead Vocals / Guitarist), Chris Demott (Bassist / Vocalist), Steve Petrohoy (Guitarist /…


Added by Stargazers Theatre on May 7, 2016 at 8:34pm — No Comments

Hummingbird Experience on 5/21 allows kids, families to learn about these fascinating creatures

Hummingbirds flit in and out of our lives for such a short while every year.…


Added by Rosanne Gain on May 7, 2016 at 2:24pm — No Comments

Environmentally Friendly Foodieism

As the Halal market emerges as a new growth sector, a growing consumer base and increased growth in different regions will give rise to more competition. The key regions where growth potential is evident include: With nearly one billion Biotic Balance Probiotics Muslims or close to two thirds of the global Muslim population, Asia is at the forefront for Halal products. Asia's Halal market has been mainly driven by…


Added by Jessica.E on May 6, 2016 at 1:23am — No Comments

The Truth About Six Pack Abs Review

Flat Belly Overnight ReviewEventually I just got sick, sick of feeling fat, sick of being embarrassed to leave the house, sick of layering dress shirts over my T-shirts to avoid the sight of my stomach against the T-shirt. The secrets of six pack abs program is not the first exercise routine that I have tried, but it is the only one that has given me steady results over time. The secret six pack program is by no means a miracle, and…


Added by Cady Heron on May 5, 2016 at 6:15am — No Comments

Premiere dog fashion show held May 21 for pets in need

PetAid Colorado is hosting the 15th annual Mutts & Models | The Fundraiser for Underprivileged Pets on Saturday, May 21. Held at the beautiful Seawell…


Added by Lauren Gladu on May 4, 2016 at 12:51pm — No Comments

Meridian Ranch Rec Center Celebrates Grand Opening of State-of-the-Art Indoor Pool

Meridian Ranch, a master-planned community located in Falcon, hosted a grand opening and ribbon cutting at the Meridian Ranch Recreation Center to celebrate their newly built indoor pool Monday, May 2.

The event which kicked off with several congratulatory speeches from…


Added by Red Energy Public Relations on May 3, 2016 at 5:17pm — No Comments

Steps to Safe Weight Loss

Attaining and sustaining a wholesome percentage of body fat really helps to reduce your chance for long-term illness. Acquiring an excessive amount of fat causes you to be a lot more prone to all forms of diabetes, heart problems and cancers as well as other severe health issues. Reducing extra fat may also get stress off your spine and joint parts and help decrease persistent discomfort. Reducing fat requires effort. The best method would be to blend a reasonable dietary plan together with…


Added by Jonita on May 3, 2016 at 6:25am — No Comments

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