Archive for: February, 2017

Easy Vegan: JL and Dave on seven years of veganism (Part 2 of 2)

February 28, 2017 0 min to read

Easy Vegan: JL and Dave on seven years of veganism (Part 2 of 2)

Category : Easy Vegan

This week on Episode 80 of Easy Vegan: JL and Dave are back for part 2 of JL’s 7th Vegan Anniversary radio special. JL’s husband Dave Burgess joins her to talk about their vegan transition and how they make it work and offer resource suggestions and advice for new vegans. Also available on iTunes and Stitcher. This episod...

SoapBox: Colorado Springs City Council Candidates Reviewed

February 28, 2017 0 min to read

SoapBox: Colorado Springs City Council Candidates Reviewed

Category : SoapBox

Local citizen/activists Gary Casimir and Dave Gardner review the candidates for Colorado Springs City Council in the April 2017 election and offer their recommendations. Included is analysis of what the endorsements and financial support of the candidates should tell us – particularly with regard to Colorado Springs Forward and...

Council Matters: Uber, Short-Term Rentals – Feb 27 2017

February 27, 2017 0 min to read

Council Matters: Uber, Short-Term Rentals – Feb 27 2017

Category : Council Matters

Short Term Rentals-should they pay taxes? Vetting Uber, Lyft, Air B&B. Is speaking to city council a last resort? Lack of enforcement of existing ordinances and laws. Accountability of city government from the mayor’s office on down. http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/308713857-council-matters-uber-short-term-rentals-februa...

Reality Check 02-17-2017

February 24, 2017 0 min to read

Reality Check 02-17-2017

Category : Reality Check

Gary and Dee discuss the upcoming Colorado Springs Elections.   City Council seats and Ballot issues are discussed.  One of the ballot issues we are concerned with is the future of high speed internet in Colorado Springs.  Our main topic this week is Civil Asset Forfeiture.  We cover the Fourth Amendment protections against ille...

SoapBox: New Solar Group Power Purchase Pgm – Feb 23 2017

February 23, 2017 0 min to read

SoapBox: New Solar Group Power Purchase Pgm – Feb 23 2017

Category : SoapBox

Katie Otterbeck of Environment Colorado and Kyle Lisek of Southern Colorado Clean Cities fill us in on a new group power purchase program to bring discounted solar power to the Pikes Peak region – solar panels and/or electric vehicles. For more information contact Katie or Kyle. http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/309087218-en...

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Presidents Day, the Antiquities Act and National Monuments in Colorado

February 22, 2017 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Presidents Day, the Antiquities Act and National Monuments in Colorado

Category : Outdoors with Hiking Bob

Bob and co-host Kevin talk about Presidents Day, the Antiquities Act, and National Monuments in Colorado http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/308963913-outdoors-with-hiking-bob-presidents-day-the-antiquities-act-and-national-monuments.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS...

Easy Vegan: JL and Dave on seven years of veganism

February 21, 2017 0 min to read

Easy Vegan: JL and Dave on seven years of veganism

Category : Easy Vegan

This week on Episode 79 of Easy Vegan: It’s JL’s 7th Vegan Anniversary! Her husband Dave Burgess joins her to talk about their vegan transition and how they’ve made seven years of veganism work. (Part 1 of 2.) Also available on iTunes and Stitcher. This episode of Easy Vegan is supported in part by ...

Council Matters – Leadership – February 20 2017

February 20, 2017 0 min to read

Council Matters – Leadership – February 20 2017

Category : Council Matters

Leadership: different approaches and lack thereof. http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/308664060-council-matters-leadership-2017-02-17.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS...

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Friends of Cheyenne Mountain State Park

February 15, 2017 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Friends of Cheyenne Mountain State Park

Category : Outdoors with Hiking Bob

Bob talks with Pat Cooper, president of Friends of Cheyenne Mountain State Park, about their mission, plans and about the features of the park http://feeds.soundcloud.com/stream/307829110-outdoors-with-hiking-bob-friends-of-cheyenne-mountain-state-park.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | Download | EmbedSubscribe: iTunes | Android | RSS...

Easy Vegan: Brian Kateman and the Reducetarian Movement

February 14, 2017 0 min to read

Easy Vegan: Brian Kateman and the Reducetarian Movement

Category : Easy Vegan

This week on Episode 78 of Easy Vegan: Vegan, vegetarian, flexitarian….reducetarian? Brian Kateman, the co-founder and president of The Reducetarian Foundation, joins JL to talk about the movement to improve human health, protect the environment and spare farm animals from cruelty. Also available on iTunes and Stitcher. Thi...