June 2010 Blog Posts (171)

Remedies To The Excuses For Not Working Out: By Jesse Jones

I mentioned yesterday in the top 10 excuses for not working out that I would give my own personal feedback and/or remedy for each excuse one at time right? Well here we go with excuse #1. I'm too Old to workout. First let me start by saying Wow! Is that really coming out of the mouths of the vast majority of todays society? Well as painfully sad as it is I must answer yes so therefore I will handle it promptly with great resillience and a combination of logic and science. First… Continue

Added by Jesse Jones on June 30, 2010 at 8:40pm — 1 Comment

Soldiers train on virtual battlefield

FORT CARSON, Colo.---From left, Ernie Wirick, Raydon Corporation, mans a 50-caliber machine gun in a virtual RG-35 mine protected vehicle simulator as Vince Kelly, senior trainer, “drives.”…


Added by Fort Carson Command Information on June 30, 2010 at 4:13pm — No Comments

Which Team Are You On?

Come on, you know what I’m talking about… Twilight… New Moon…ECLIPSE! Yes, I was one of the hundreds, if not thousands of people in line at our local movie theater Tuesday night, anxiously awaiting the premier of the newest edition of the Twilight saga: Eclipse. I have read all of the books (twice), and while I don’t consider myself a “Twifanatic”, I do enjoy the series, and so do most of my friends. In fact, there were several “Twilight Parties” I could have gone to that night, but I…

Added by Laura M Clark on June 30, 2010 at 4:03pm — No Comments

ID card section closes for move

Brittany Mutton, verifying official, left, explains the Privacy Act statement to Spc. Chris LeClair, 3rd Battalion, 61st Armor Regiment, 4th Brigade Combat Team, 4th Infantry Division, June 28 at the Defense Enrollment…


Added by Fort Carson Command Information on June 30, 2010 at 3:51pm — No Comments

Outdated EFMP status delays orders

by Rick Emert, Fort Carson Mountaineer

FORT CARSON, Colo.---Soldiers who haven’t updated their Exceptional Family Member Program enrollment status within the required three-year…


Added by Fort Carson Command Information on June 30, 2010 at 3:42pm — No Comments

Carson Family brings service into focus

Photo by Amy Upshaw

Henry Upshaw greets his deployed father, Maj. Kyle Upshaw, 3rd Brigade Combat Team, 4th…


Added by Fort Carson Command Information on June 30, 2010 at 3:32pm — No Comments

The Shakira challenge! Calling all of Colorado Springs to support the cause and be an Extra in our dance video!

Grammy-award winning artist, Shakira, was asked to return as a World Cup performer
at the 2010 South African event.

This is the first ever World Cup to be hosted in Africa. Shakira, a 1GOAL ambassador,

spent some time with the children of South Africa and visited the school systems. 1GOAL

and Shakira hope to help the 72 million deprived children around the world, who are not

in school, get an education.

1GOAL is urging…

Added by Heidi Schaefer on June 30, 2010 at 3:30pm — No Comments

Want To Guarantee Your Success?

Before you begin this life-changing journey, you must accept and live by the basic understanding that this course is built around the premise of “progress, not perfection.” By developing awareness that improvement is measured by your daily progress, you can save yourself a lot of grief and frustration from the get go. Simply focusing on small, positive steps in everything you do is a vital component to a permanent physical change. With time, commitment and a willingness to continue to take… Continue

Added by Victoria McCullough on June 30, 2010 at 3:14pm — No Comments

Pup Morse Band in Concert - Celebrating American Pride

Colorado’s Own Singing Dawg! Pup Morse’s original country and southern rock tunes are guaranteed to get your fingers snappin’ and your feet tappin’. Kick off your holiday weekend with some Colorado homegrown country music at Stargazers Theatre this Friday, July 2nd, 8pm. Tickets are just $6 general admission and all ages are welcome. This is a great venue with a big dance floor, lots of comfortable seating, food, drink and alcohol. The band and I will play 3-4 hours of all original country… Continue

Added by Alicia Archibald on June 30, 2010 at 1:21pm — No Comments

Food Stars in Many Venues This Summer

Last week, at the participants’ request, I met with a Women’s Health and Nutrition…


Added by Michele Mukatis on June 30, 2010 at 7:29am — 1 Comment

Colorado Mountain Mamas - July calendar posted!

We have 16 events planned this month for you and your little one to get out and enjoy the outdoors. New to town? Enjoy hiking? Want your child to grow up knowing about nature? Come and join us for a baby hike or a toddler hike this month. A very cool group of moms (and some dads), who love hiking! You can come out for a free hike to give it a try, you can get a punch card, or get an annual membership for $65.00 and hike all year round.… Continue

Added by Kelly Church on June 29, 2010 at 3:11pm — 3 Comments

Rocky Mountain National Park Open Despite Wildfire

Rocky Mountain National Park remains open despite a wildfire burning in a heavily wooded portion of the park.

Fire managers said the fire grew to nearly 900 acres Monday. It was estimated at 888 acres earlier in the day, from the 1,500 acres they estimated before mapping flights were done.

The park is open, but two trails and a road have been closed to make way for equipment and firefighters. Cow Creek Trail and North Boundary Trail are closed as is McGraw Ranch Road. ...… Continue

Added by Bob Stephens on June 29, 2010 at 10:53am — No Comments

Yellow Cab showcases Hybrid at Electric Vehicle Showcase!

A member of the Southern Colorado Clean Cities Coalition, Yellow Cab Company of Colorado Springs participated in Clean Cities' Electric Vehicle Showcase on Friday, June 25th. Yellow Cab values the environment and our natural resources and we are in constant support of initiatives that engage new and alternative energy. Recognizing that environmentally conscious vehicles are not…


Added by Yellow Cab of Colorado Springs on June 29, 2010 at 8:55am — 2 Comments

Freedom from Poverty Community Celebration and Free Concert in the Park

Come One - Come All !!!! Cycling for Change to benefit the Marian House ..........July 8th at the America the Beautiful Park from 2 to 7. The free Concert features Shawn Mullins (Platinum Recording Artist & Grammy Nominee) and The Jake Loggins Band. Donations gladly accepted.

The Academy Optimist Club will be there to conduct a kid's Bike Rodeo from 1 to 3. Kids: Bring your bikes down, we'll…


Added by Liz Shaw on June 29, 2010 at 7:35am — 2 Comments

2010 Miss Colorado from Colorado Springs




Added by Theresa Hazelton on June 29, 2010 at 7:17am — No Comments

Colorado Youth Festival 2010

The awesome attractions of Colorado Youth Festival 2010 include a car show, a truck show, a motorcycle show, a S.K.Y. Streetball Syndicate basketball competition, performances by the Soccer…


Added by Ray Lovett on June 28, 2010 at 11:03pm — No Comments

Fort Carson honors 9/11 victims

FORT CARSON, Colo.---Members of the New York City Fire Department Emerald Society Pipes and Drum Corps play music prior to the World Trade Centers Memorial dedication ceremony June 19.…


Added by Fort Carson Command Information on June 28, 2010 at 3:55pm — No Comments

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