Archive for: January, 2017

How to Build Fat Bikes with Steve Kaczmarek

January 31, 2017 1 min to read

How to Build Fat Bikes with Steve Kaczmarek

Category : Idea Accelerator with Lauren Collier

Steve Kaczmarek is the owner and CEO of Borealis Fat Bikes. After attending Colorado College and Pepperdine, he worked for 15 years in printing and packaging. In 2001 he started Oracle Packaging, and from 2001 to 2008, Oracle grew to 135 million dollars in sales with 950 employees. Now he resides right here with us in Colorado Sprin...

SoapBox – Utilities Secrets

January 28, 2017 0 min to read

SoapBox – Utilities Secrets

Category : SoapBox

You’ve read or heard bits and pieces. Now get the full story from local clean air advocate Jim Riggins and resident Laura Van Der Pol. Colorado Springs Utilities (CSU) refused to release publicly funded air quality models that show dangerous levels of sulfur dioxide. A concerned mother (Leslie Weise) took them to court. Now CSU...

Reality Check 01-23-2017

January 26, 2017 0 min to read

Reality Check 01-23-2017

Category : Reality Check

Gary and Dee discuss the inauguration, the women’s march, the efforts underway already to undermine the benefits provided by the ACA and impeachment.  This is part one. Did you march?  Gary and other Studio 809 podcasters marched in downtown Colorado Springs on Saturday, January 21st.  Over 3 million people marched in the US...

Council Matters – January 26 2016 – Olympic Museum

January 26, 2017 0 min to read

Council Matters – January 26 2016 – Olympic Museum

Category : Council Matters

Does the Olympic Museum have local support? Is the financing coming up short? Will private funding come to the rescue? http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/303757444-council-matters-olympic-museum-2017-01-26.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS...

Outdoors with Hiking Bob Podcast: Bob talks with the Guardians of Palmer Park

January 25, 2017 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob Podcast: Bob talks with the Guardians of Palmer Park

Category : Outdoors with Hiking Bob

Bob talks with John Hawk, president of the Guardians of Palmer Park about the park and their organization http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/304400288-outdoors-with-hiking-bob-podcast-bob-talks-with-the-guardians-of-palmer-park.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS...

How to Explore Art in Colorado Springs with Joy Armstrong and Scott RC Levy

January 24, 2017 1 min to read

How to Explore Art in Colorado Springs with Joy Armstrong and Scott RC Levy

Category : Idea Accelerator with Lauren Collier

Joy Armstrong is the Curator of Modern and Contemporary Art at the Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center (FAC). She is the winner of the Colorado Springs Business Journal’s Women of Influence Award for 2016. She holds a Masters of Art degree in Art History, and she’s the recipient of the “Excellence in Curatorship” and the “C...

Easy Vegan: Colleen Patrick-Goudreau on Animalogy

January 24, 2017 0 min to read

Easy Vegan: Colleen Patrick-Goudreau on Animalogy

Category : Easy Vegan

This week on Episode 76 of Easy Vegan: Author and thought leader Colleen Patrick-Goudreau is back to talk about her latest project. Animalogy is a multimedia project designed to examine the words we use and the impact on animals and humans alike. Also available on iTunes and Stitcher. This episode of Easy Vegan is supported in p...

Reality Check 01-16-2017

January 23, 2017 0 min to read

Reality Check 01-16-2017

Category : Reality Check

Gary and Dee discuss MLK day, a day of service, volunteerism, the future of science in the new administration, what the repeal of the affordable care act means to health care, and the inauguration. MLK day is traditionally a day of service.  If you haven’t volunteered for anything lately, perhaps consider it.  There are a lot...

Council Matters – January 19 2016

January 20, 2017 0 min to read

Council Matters – January 19 2016

Category : Council Matters

The April 2017 elections and candidates are discussed. It’ll be a horserace between the myriad of candidates. http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/303620863-council-matters-colorado-springs-election-2017-01-19.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS...

Outdoors with Hiking Bob Podcast:  Bob and Kevin discuss economic benefits of parks, additional parks funding

January 18, 2017 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob Podcast: Bob and Kevin discuss economic benefits of parks, additional parks funding

Category : Outdoors with Hiking Bob

Bob and co-host Kevin discuss a recent study regarding the economic benefit of city parks, attempts to raise more money for parks, stormwater issues, and Kevin’s big plans for 2018 http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/303277899-outdoors-with-hiking-bob-bob-kevin-discuss-the-economic-benefit-of-parks-more-parks-funding.mp3Podcast:...