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New
Thrift shop opens in 2600 block of avenue in Old Colorado City (posted 4/22/16)

Temp rehab/assisted living facility off Fillmore nears opening, offering tours (posted 3/28/16)

Medical marijuana dispensary goes for historic look in Old Colorado City (posted 3/14/16)

New retail business in Old Colorado City focuses on 'upcycling' used items (posted 3/9/16)

Westside Pioneer prints March-May bimonthly edition; free at 50-plus outlets (posted 3/3/16)

Metaphysical store opens where Celebration used to be in avenue's 2200 block (posted 2/25/16)

CSU student/2015 Coronado graduate goes into business as a house-painter (posted 2/18/16)

New business on Westside plans, designs weddings, other events (posted 2/17/16)

Pair open cafe in mid-2400 block of avenue in Old Colorado City (posted 2/16/16)

Hewlett-Packard 'way' celebrated in book about former GoG Road company (posted 1/22/16)

Tattoos, art, clothing in recently opened Old Colorado City business (posted 1/14/16)

Westside Pioneer's January-March print edition distributed to news outlets (posted 1/9/16)

Holistic/arts market opens in Old Colorado City's 2500 block (posted 12/11/15)

3 'enchanted outlaws of romance' team up for book-signing Dec. 12 (posted 12/6/15)

Pikes Peak Studio Tour includes Westside locations Nov. 14-15 (posted 11/13/15)

November-January print edition of Westside Pioneer published, distributed (posted 11/12/15)

New retail shop in Old Colorado City offers merchandise about heroes (posted 11/9/15)

Westside business offers house-call behavior training for dogs, cats, horses (posted 10/24/15)

Independent paint store opens in Red Rock center where Blockbuster used to be (posted 10/8/15)

'Grass station' offers win-win for motorists using medical marijuana (posted 9/23/15)

New store in Old Colorado City offers home enhancements, gifts (posted 9/22/15)


Events
Cozy confines as weather moves 4th annual Taste of OCC fundraiser indoors (posted 5/2/16)

Taste of OCC May 1 in Bancroft or (new this year) indoors if weather's bad (posted 4/21/16)

OCC restaurant's 'Spring Arts & Crafts Show,' a nonprofit fundraiser, in 6th year (posted 4/7/16)

Westside bookstore to hold three signing events in April (posted 3/29/16)

'Mad Hatter Saturday' to include activities throughout OCC historic district March 19 (posted 3/9/16)

Westside family-owned restaurant to be featured on Food Network show Dec. 18 (posted 12/10/15)

Christmas Stroll kicks off Old Colorado City holiday season Nov. 28 (posted 11/19/15)

Concrete Couch to benefit from restaurant's art-related fundraiser Nov. 16 (posted 11/9/15)

Photo essay: Waves of costumed kids (and some adults) overflow OCC for Safe Treats (posted 11/1/15)

Last day of the season Oct. 31 for Farmers Market in Bancroft Park (posted 10/26/15)

With Halloween on a Saturday, 3,000 or more possible for OCC's annual Safe Treats (posted 10/25/15)

Record giant pumpkin for Old Colorado City's 11th annual weigh-off (posted 10/18/15)

Oct. 17 festival in Old Colorado City features Giant Pumpkin Weigh-off (posted 10/8/15)


Changes
2 long-time, family-owned OCC stores 'blending' under Holly Leaf owner (posted 4/30/16)

Site of long-time pottery store near OCC to become home for local laser company (posted 4/11/16)

Wendy's on West Colorado Avenue reopens after two-week remodel (posted 4/4/16)

Old Colorado City's 'Christmas spruce' dying; plan for replacement in the works (posted 4/3/16)

Planned Parenthood reopens; renovations from November tragedy ongoing (posted 3/8/16)

Westside 'lutherie' hand-builds/repairs guitars, other string instruments (posted 2/13/16)

Public meeting Feb. 17 on proposed 1-block expansion of OCC's Parking Exempt Overlay (posted 2/9/16)

Report: Recent work at 21st and Broadway is to secure building against trespassers (posted 1/11/16)

Carrie McKee to become new leader of Westside-based Junior Achievement (posted 12/7/15)


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