Archive for: September, 2017

Council Matters: Stormwater  September 25 2017

September 28, 2017 0 min to read

Council Matters: Stormwater September 25 2017

Category : Council Matters

Council members Bill Murray and Tom Strand turn up the heat in this episode discussing the “should we, shouldn’t we” on stormwater and roads. Tom’s Energy Vision for Colorado Springs Utilities is discussed, and how real world downsizing and outsourcing affected Colorado Springs. (Recorded 9/22/17) Post a comme...

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Pikes Peak Outdoor Recreation Alliance

September 27, 2017 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: Pikes Peak Outdoor Recreation Alliance

Category : Outdoors with Hiking Bob

Bob talks with David Leinweber, owner of Anglers Covey in Colorado Springs, and president of the non-profit Pikes Peak Outdoor Recreation Alliance (http://ppora.org/). Topics include: History and mission of the alliance; the state of funding of national and local lands and parks; commercial and non-profit partnerships; stewardship an...

Easy Vegan: The Mindful Vegan

September 26, 2017 0 min to read

Easy Vegan: The Mindful Vegan

Category : Easy Vegan

This week on Episode 102 of Easy Vegan: Lani Muelrath’s new book The Mindful Vegan – a 30-day plan –  is a guide to mindfulness, mindful eating and how both are connected to our attentiveness to being vegan. Also available on iTunes and Stitcher This episode of Easy Vegan is supported in part by Syndication a...

How to Start a Tech Startup in Colorado Springs with Paul Nielsen

September 26, 2017 1 min to read

How to Start a Tech Startup in Colorado Springs with Paul Nielsen

Category : Idea Accelerator with Lauren Collier

Paul Nielson began his career as a Data Systems Technician Petty Officer in the U.S. Navy Submarine Service. He spent three decades developing data-centric software for various clients, and is a best-selling tech author. He now runs his own tech company, Tejon Tech, which specializes in database applications.  Topics Discussed:  ...

Reality Check, Sept. 22, 2017

September 26, 2017 1 min to read

Reality Check, Sept. 22, 2017

Category : Reality Check

Gary, Lyn and Dee start discussing the Appropriations Bills put out by Congress so far this year.  Total savings for the eight bills equals $19.7 Billion.  This sounds like a lot of money, but we haven’t gotten any figures on final bills for Defense or Entitlements.  The Agricultural Appropriations bill would cut $876 Millio...

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: State parks funding; safety on 14er’s; is tech reliable for hiking?

September 20, 2017 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob: State parks funding; safety on 14er’s; is tech reliable for hiking?

Category : Outdoors with Hiking Bob

Bob and co-host Kevin discuss Colorado State Parks funding; bike event at Cheyenne Mt. State Park; efforts to reduce deaths on Colorado’s 14,000′ peaks; and dissect a Washington Post article about using technology while hiking. Items discussed in this podcast: Parks and Wildlife Funding – Events at Cheyenne Mountain...

Easy Vegan: The Encompass Movement

September 19, 2017 0 min to read

Easy Vegan: The Encompass Movement

Category : Easy Vegan

This week on Episode 101 of Easy Vegan: Aryenish Birdie founded Encompass to create leadership opportunities and tools for individuals and organizations that will build a more diverse and inclusive animal protection movement. Also available on iTunes and Stitcher This episode of Easy Vegan is supported in part by Syndication ava...

How Copywriting Accelerates Your Business with Natalie Gowen

September 19, 2017 1 min to read

How Copywriting Accelerates Your Business with Natalie Gowen

Category : Idea Accelerator with Lauren Collier

Today’s featured thought leader is Natalie Gowen, a brand strategist and content coach. She started writing for onlineand print outlets in 2007 and is published on top copywriting and industry sites and local newspapers, including the Colorado Springs Gazette. In 2013, she launched her copywriting and web design firm, Moxie Tonic,...

Reality Check Sept. 15, 2017, News Round-Up

September 18, 2017 1 min to read

Reality Check Sept. 15, 2017, News Round-Up

Category : Reality Check

Gary, Lyn & Dee discuss news of the week.  We start by discussing possible hyperloop routes proposed for the Colorado region.  How would you like to travel to the Denver Airport in minutes?  Cheyenne less than ten minutes away?  Maybe you want to travel to Houston in under two hours?  All of these are possibilities. What did...

Outdoors with Hiking Bob Podcast: Backpacking to Ice Lake, hiking in Black Canyon, and more

September 13, 2017 0 min to read

Outdoors with Hiking Bob Podcast: Backpacking to Ice Lake, hiking in Black Canyon, and more

Category : Outdoors with Hiking Bob

Bob and co-host Kevin talk about backpacking to Colorado’s Ice Lake, hiking to the bottom of the Black Canyon of the Gunnison National Park, a ballot initiative to provide extra money to El Paso County Parks, trail maps (https://www.pptrailmaps.com) , Ring the Peak trail system, allowing dogs in Cheyenne Mountain State Park (cp...

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