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UPDATE: Traffic switches from old Cimarron bridge for Nov. 4-7 demolition

Count on costumed candy-questing for OCC's annual Safe Treats Oct. 31

Area grower has heaviest pumpkin 2nd straight year (5th time overall) in OCC

Apple-bobbing, marshmallow-roasting, pony rides, more, at WCC fest Oct. 30

SALLIE CLARK - Yes on 1A to boost county-wide broadband

COLUMN - Editor's Desk; My blatant attempt to influence your vote

Car Show organizers rejected city proposal to move event downtown

OCC Historical Society urges District 11 not to demolish West Junior

New ownership transforming historic Buffalo Lodge into 'bicycle resort'

Westside locations among city street upgrades listed through Nov. 6

Old Colorado City's parking exempt district expanded to include 2600 block

Annual 'Ghouls & Stools' event to clean up Bear Creek Dog Park Oct. 29

Last chance till 2017 - Farmers Market's final day of season Oct. 29

Springs Utilities sets open house on water plan Nov. 2 at Mesa Road building

3K bear-costume run Nov. 5 to benefit Bear Creek Nature Center

Mural attracts Eighth Street eyes to venerable saddle and tack shop

COLUMN - Cobweb Corners: Centennial extension graphic prompts memories

COLUMN: Meet a Westside Pioneer! Richard Bennett

'Great location' revs up avenue boutique named for vintage car

Paving to start in November on torn-up segment of Centennial Boulevard

LETTER: Praise for historic-style exterior on tattoo shop building

Rawles neighborhood on Mesa to become intact in council redistricting

Free flu shots offered for indigents on Westside - next is at Community Center Oct. 26

GENERAL TOPICS (outside sources - essay): Benjamin Franklin's question - can we keep the republic?

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