Loss of honeybee colonies stings Colorado farmers and hobbyists

Manitou Springs beekeeper Joseph Cree lost all but one of his honeybee hives over the winter. Photo Credit: Joseph Cree The hum of honeybees isn’t as loud as usual this spring in Manitou Springs, a situation that some are calling “dire.” “This is super important and super scary,” says Becky Elder, longtime Pikes Peak region … Continue reading Loss of honeybee colonies stings Colorado farmers and hobbyists

A look at some of Colorado Springs’ historic buildings

The Antlers Hotel - Erected 1883 Past and present As we celebrate the architecture of the region, we can’t help looking back on the iconic and beautiful buildings that have been lost to Colorado Springs — some through disaster, some in the never-ending quest for “urban renewal.” Many historic edifices were torn down and replaced … Continue reading A look at some of Colorado Springs’ historic buildings

Have thoughts about housing availability in Colorado Springs? City asks for feedback about housing market.

The City of Colorado Springs is asking for your input about a variety of factors in the local housing market. The City of Colorado Springs is working on an Affordable Housing Plan and needs your help. If you are a resident of Colorado Springs who has recently searched for housing to rent or buy or … Continue reading Have thoughts about housing availability in Colorado Springs? City asks for feedback about housing market.

Moose spotted in Monument area

PHOTO COURTESY OF COLORADO PARKS & WILDLIFE SE REGION TWITTER ACCOUNT A young female moose was spotted May 3rd near Colorado 105 and Santa Fe Trail in the Monument/Palmer Lake area, according to a tweet from Colorado Parks and Wildlife.  Wildlife officials received multiple calls about the moose, and asked that people keep their dogs … Continue reading Moose spotted in Monument area

JUST SOLD! 19240 Pine Hill Court

This incredible 8.57 acre horse property just sold for $935,000 This one-of-a-kind, 9-acre horse property with magnificent mountain views is nothing short of incredible! The 4800 square foot home features 4 bedrooms and 4 1/2 baths. Featuring 2 true, AMAZING master retreats on the main level, this incredible home is perfect for the multi-generational family … Continue reading JUST SOLD! 19240 Pine Hill Court

Colorado Springs economy forecast to coast through 2019; what comes after that?

The Colorado Springs economy is expected to coast through 2019 toward a likely mild recession in mid-2020, two economists said Tuesday during a local economic forecast breakfast. Tatiana Bailey, director of the University of Colorado at Colorado Springs Economic Forum, and Mary Kelly, an economist and leadership development consultant, both agreed a mild recession is … Continue reading Colorado Springs economy forecast to coast through 2019; what comes after that?