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Top 7 Best Japanese Restaurant in Colorado Springs

Japanese cuisine or washoku provides a profusion of gastronomical delights with an endless variety of both regional and seasonal dishes. It covers the regional and traditional foods of Japan, which...

7 Best Indian Restaurants

Colors, spice, and unorthodox ingredients; this basically sums up Indian cuisine. Though for years the lion’s share of Indian food customers in Colorado Springs were the expats from the south Asian...

Is the Colorado Springs Real Estate Market Still HOT?

It's hard to know what to believe because everyone and their mother is the expert when it comes to their opinion on our local real estate market.  This can be extremely frustrating when you're...

What is a Gastropub? Well here are 4 of them!

What exactly is a gastro-pub?  The term might remind you of the last time you ate too many beans.  Don't feel bad though.  I didn’t know either. But I did some research and in reality the term...

Get Out and Enjoy These 10 Events Events in February Along the Front Range   Winter is not a time to curl up and hibernate. Instead, it's a time to get out and enjoy catching up with friends...

Is The Colorado Springs Real Estate Market Headed For A Shift?

While the Colorado Springs real estate market has been becoming more and more robust over the last few years, the level of homes on the market is not growing as fast. And even though thousands of homes are currently being built in the city by various development firms, the market will still have a limited supply when compared to the demand.

Top Things to Do With Your Pup This Winter in Colorado Springs

Top Things to Do with Your Pup This Winter in Colorado Springs In Colorado Springs, spectacular sceneries reign and give residents a wide choice of activities–indoor and outdoor. During the summer,...

Family-friendly Things to do for Free Around Colorado Springs this January

Even when it's cold outside, there's always a lot to do in and around Briargate and Colorado Springs for the whole family. Here are some events to enjoy in the New Year, inside and out, for children...

January Brings a Variety of Adult-Oriented Free Activities in Colorado Springs

January Brings a Variety of Adult-Oriented Free Activities in Colorado Springs   Wondering what to do with yourself now that the holidays are over? Here are a variety of things to do from...

10 Free and Low Cost Ways to Start the New Year Right!

The new year has arrived in Colorado! Celebrate 2019 at one of these local events without breaking the bank. 1. Art & Music at Pikes Perk Celebrate the art of Christie Lee at Pikes Perk on...

5 Date Night Restaurants For Under $30

Who says a date night has to be an expensive night? We love good deals almost as much as we love good food. That's why we've compiled a list of the top 5 best date night restaurants for under $30 in...

Top Things to Do With Your Dog This Winter in Colorado Springs

Outdoor Activities During winter there are various activities to get involved in with your pup, in the snowy landscape of Colorado Springs. Many days are sunny and warm! Enjoy these awesome...

8 Pizza Places You Need To Check Out

Alright, we know we’re not Chicago. We’re not New York either… we’re Colorado Springs, and although our style may be different, there’s no doubt that you can most certainly score some downright...

5 Things to Know When Buying Your First Investment Property in the Springs

If you're already a resident or a homeowner in Colorado Springs, then you know how amazing it is to live in this area. You're not the only one who feels that way: the Springs are becoming more and...

What’s The Vibe With Sky Sox New Logo?

The Colorado Springs Sky Sox are now known as the Rocky Mountain Vibes... what do you think of the new name and logo? Comment below!

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Celebrate the Season with Free Local Family Fun

If your family is like most families, your calendar gets very full as the holidays approach.  As the weather gets colder and the night sparkles with decorations and fun events, families tend to...

Thinking of Selling Your Home? Here’s One Reason Why You Need A Pro in Your Corner

With home prices on the rise and buyer demand still strong, some sellers may be tempted to try and sell their homes on their own without using the services of a real estate...

7 Great Ethnic Restaurants

Northern Colorado Springs is easy driving distance to some of the best dining in town, especially dining with an international flair. Choose from dozens of highly rated restaurants with diverse...

6 Great Burger Joints

Briargate residents can find a world of innovative cuisine—pho, sushi, falafel-- only minutes away from home. But when only a big, juicy hamburger will do, you're in luck!  There's no shortage of...

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7 Best Chinese Restaurants

What is the most famous thing about China? The Great Wall, The Shaolin Temple, or the Chinese Dragon? You may be surprised to know that none of these are the most popular feature of China; rather Chinese food is! China has some of the world’s richest cuisines, and...

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7 Best Taco Restaurants

The taco has a special place in every Colorado Springs dweller’s food preference list. The restaurants and cuisines know this very well, and the number of great taco places has been on the rise for quite some time. We have sorted out the bests of the bests for...

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7 Best Indian Restaurants

Colors, spice, and unorthodox ingredients; this basically sums up Indian cuisine. Though for years the lion’s share of Indian food customers in Colorado Springs were the expats from the south Asian sub-continent, local people’s appetite for Indian delicacies has...

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Stage Your Home and Sell for More

Staging is SO IMPORTANT. I can’t emphasize enough how important it is that the buyer makes an emotional connection to the house. Your staging will either allow them to do this or prevent them from doing this.  Too much stuff in the home (even if it’s very nice stuff) will prevent buyers from imagining their belongings in your home. A buyer who cannot imagine living in your home will never put in an offer, even if it could have been a dream home.  They need to feel that YOUR home could be THEIR home.  If you’ve got too much of YOUR stuff in it, they can’t do that.

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Where Did Americans Move in 2018?

Some Highlights: Every year United Van Lines conducts their National Movers Study by tracking their customer’s movement state-to-state over the course of the year. Vermont claimed the top spot of states with the highest percentage of inbound residents following a...

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Get Out and Enjoy These 10 Events Events in February Along the Front Range   Winter is not a time to curl up and hibernate. Instead, it's a time to get out and enjoy catching up with friends and family. Check out some of the exciting fun within three hours of...

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8 Pizza Places You Need To Check Out

Alright, we know we’re not Chicago. We’re not New York either… we’re Colorado Springs, and although our style may be different, there’s no doubt that you can most certainly score some downright delicious pizza here too. Fargos Pizza didn’t make the list - the often...

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7 Great Ethnic Restaurants

Northern Colorado Springs is easy driving distance to some of the best dining in town, especially dining with an international flair. Choose from dozens of highly rated restaurants with diverse cuisines. You can dine in, take out, or enjoy outdoor patios depending on...

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6 Great Burger Joints

Briargate residents can find a world of innovative cuisine—pho, sushi, falafel-- only minutes away from home. But when only a big, juicy hamburger will do, you're in luck!  There's no shortage of terrific burger options in the area; here, our Top 6 picks: 1. Drifter's...

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What does it feel like to fly in an Air Force Academy Glider?

Sit for a few hours in your backyard or go on a hike in a nearby park. Either way, you are bound to see an Air Force Academy Glider in Colorado Springs. These aircrafts have become part of the scenery of the city. But while it never surprises a resident to see gliders in the sky, very few individuals know much about the gliders—other than the fact that they are from the Air Force Academy and likely contain a cadet. The following will provide a little information about these gliders and what it is like to fly one. 

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GOP, Dems, Who Know’s How-To Party?!

A split night of yin and yang interaction. That’s a good way to explain what it’s like traveling from one election party to another - both surely the biggest in town. While the GOP was mingling, discussing, and generally attending the evening, the Dems were wide awake...

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Top 7 Best Tacos of Colorado Springs

Who says you can only have tacos on Taco Tuesday?! We put together a list of the Springs' BEST tacos - one stop for every day of the week! These are some of our favorites- comment below your favorite spots for tacos! 7) Fuzzy's - with two locations on the north side,...

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BOO At Briargate!

Benefiting a great organization, and having fun has never been so easy. Coming up on Wednesday, October 31st, 2018 from 5:00 p.m. until 7:00 p.m. is the annual "Boo at Briargate" event! There's trick or treating around the shops, as well as a non-perishable food drive...

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Top 10 Colorado Springs Hiking Trails

Whether you have lived in this area your entire life or just rolled into town, we’ve discovered that many people don’t know about, or haven’t taken time, to stroll down the amazing local hiking trails. We’d like to give you a few insights into some of our most popular Colorado Springs trail systems.

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Colorado Springs Dog Parks

In this post, we’ll go over the Colorado Springs dog parks that are available, give you an honest review of each, and provide you with the tools to make an informed decision as to which parks the dog in your life will enjoy most.

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10 Best Colorado Springs Fall Colors Destinations

Red, orange, yellow—the colors of fall. They never fail to inspire awe or create a little bit of happiness. And while they can be enjoyed from your kitchen window or as you drive down the streets of Colorado Springs, their full splendor can only truly be enjoyed a little bit further outside of town. To help you find that splendor, here is a list of the top ten Colorado Springs fall color destinations—all of them are under two hours away, making them a perfect mini-vacation for you and your family. 

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