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WAAP budget soars to $41 million; 'substantial completion' seen in June

Rock Ledge Ranch celebrates old-time Christmas at Holiday Evening Dec. 15

Homebuilding plans taking shape for 67 acres on Mesa south of Fillmore

2 Camp Creek flood-control projects in Garden of Gods to start in early 2019

Old car wash in avenue's 3000 block demolished to allow bank project

COBWEB CORNERS: When the Incline was a railway

Penrose-St. Francis abandons plan to build tall hospital on Mesa

'Unsilent Night' returns to OCC Dec. 15; any portable music devices welcome

Holiday event for children and adults with disabilities Dec. 15 at IBEW union hall

Thumbs-down vote by OCC board on city's Bancroft Park restroom plan

2014 Westside project gets judge's frown in stormwater ruling against city

Building construction starts for 91-unit Fillmore Apartments complex

2 years after Chestnut bridge replaced, its trail underpass still closed to users

Old Colorado City History Center institutes annual winter cutback on museum hours

Ambassadors in Old Colorado City on Christmas season Fridays-Saturdays

Westside Community Center taking applications for Christmas Unlimited toy drive

GENERAL TOPICS (outside sources - essay): Merry CHRIST-mas to all - it's where the magic comes from

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