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WAAP replies on Pikes Peak Avenue closure, Midland Trail bridge underpass

Reservations now required for Bancroft Park pavilion; vagrancy issue cited

Old Colorado City retail store/gallery ends 32-year run

With sale of 'welcome center' (and cabin too cold), OCCA's Santa on the move

Old Colorado City restaurant buys 'welcome center,' gears for expansion

11-year Holmes principal replaced mid-term by interim; no details given

New farm mural brightens up hallway outside Westside Center's preschool

Democrats elected in 2 state legislative districts that include Westside areas

Mostly bundled-up trick-or-treaters still flock to Old Town for Halloween

OCC business offers body-product glass refills to reduce use of plastic

$116K to charities west of I-25 in annual bequests from Osborne Trust Fund

Alumni alert: Holmes Middle School planning to celebrate 50th anniversary

Volksporting club organizes annual Old Town 'Christmas Walk' Dec. 1

Changes, impacts at Garden of Gods with shuttle, gates, trails, restrooms

No let up in construction as Gold Hill Mesa adds Houston-based homebuilder

Century-old family tie leading to revitalization of land off Walnut/Mesa

Westside Pioneer publishes print edition for November-December

LETTER: Remember builder of house that restaurant is named for

With fall, 2018 roadwork on Westside is wrapping up... somewhat

COBWEB CORNERS: What happened to the city's Civil War memorial?

District 11 school-choice 'window' opens; also available to non-residents of D-11

GENERAL TOPICS (outside sources - speech): Medical insurance - how we got to this point, and what now?

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