On KRDO's Noon News with Mike Lewis, Bob McGlaughlin, Mt. Carmel Veteran's Service Center COO and the November 8, telethon being held to raise money for wreaths to be placed on veterans graves in the Pikes Peak region. 10,000 wreaths are needed!
CONO's Sara Vaas joins Mike Lewis to talk about coming events.
The Council of Neighbors and Organizations invites you to celebrate the first day of summer and getting ready for NeighborUp! Month. The event is free and open to the public. Bring the whole family for music, games, kids activities and lots of food!
Mike Lewis talks with Paul Price of Mt. Carmel Veteran's Service Center about this being job fair season. Mt. Carmel offers job interview readiness resources, resume writing services, classes and more all to assist veterans and military in finding employment.
Visit Mt. Carmel On-Line for more information and details.
Please note: the USAA open house mentioned occurred on Saturday, April 27.
The Taste of Pikes Peak is this weekend at the Broadmoor World Arena! GET YOUR TICKETS NOW!
The new Ronald McDonald House in Colorado Springs is a $10 million dollar, 25,000 square foot haven for families with sick children. $1 million still needed to finish the project and you can help! Mike Lewis, executive director, Beth Allessio, and board member, Darrell Fleck, have all the details.
The 26th annual Economic Forecast Breakfast is coming up on April 23, 2019 at 7:30 a.m. Turning trends into opportunities is the theme. You can attend by emailing Shawn Gullixson
If you love air shows, get ready! The Pikes Peak Regional Airshow returns to Colorado Springs September 21-22! Mike Lewis talks with air show spokesman, John Henry, about this year's event, the main attraction and how to get your tickets at a discount now!
KRDO's Mike Lewis talks with Stephanie Edwards of Gold Hill Mesa. GHM's art and concert series is ready for launch and it's going to be an extra big, extra fun summer!
Your property values are increasing and with that, your tax bills. Sticker shock coming for some homeowners and County Assessor, Steve Schlieker wants you to understand the valuation process.
To help even more and give you a chance to ask the Assessor in person, the County Assessor's office has partnered with Council of Neighbors and Organizations to host a series of learning sessions. Get the Full Schedule Here
Renae Roberts visits with Dr. Renata Prado of Vanguard Skin Specialists. Skin cancer is a huge problem for Americans. Vanguard uses a method of treating skin cancer that offers a high cure rate. Watch now!
Mike Lewis talks with Ashley Guinto (jin'-toe), General Manager of The Gold Room, a 365 Grand Club and Properties premier venue. A new marquis sign and big plans for hosting events that will bring the community closer to downtown Colorado Springs are in the offing.
Mike Lewis talks with Mike Ware and Cheryl Law, both executive directors of El Paso County Medical Society and Pueblo County Medical Society respectively, about physician burnout and suicide. Increasing micromanagement and patient self-diagnosis based on information they find on-line are two main factors. How much does this affect your doctor and your treatment as a patient?
Mike Lewis talks with Jessica Duru, owner of Springs Dentistry, about her annual Smiles for Kids event. Springs Dentistry will donate dental services for kids up to the age of 18 on April 4, from 8:00 AM-3:00 PM.
Mike Lewis talks with Devra Ashby, APR, Public Information Officer for School District 11. Dr. Michael Thomas recently joined the district as Superintendent of Schools. He is working to develop a new strategic plan, vision and mission with input from all quarters of the community. Additionally, he is forging new relationships within the business community. His objective in part is to gather information relative to how the District can best help to meet the region's work force needs.
Mike Lewis talks with Lindsey Litton, founder of Milhousing Nation, and Paul Price of Mt. Carmel Veteran's Service Center about the upcoming National Milspouse Career Summit. The summit takes place Thursday, March 14, 1:00-2:00 PM MDT, originating from Mt. Carmel and broadcast via Facebook live video streaming. Mike Lewis will emcee.
Mike Lewis talks with Barbara Swiatek, retirement planner and host of Retire Financially Fit heard on the KRDO Network Saturday afternoons at 1:00. Are you financially ready to retire? Will your money outlive you or you it? Barbara has the answers.
Join Barbara Swiatek for Retire Financially Fit at her new time Saturday afternoons at 1:00 on the KRDO Network at 105.5 FM, 1240 AM and 92.5 FM.
Mike Lewis talks with Paul Meyers-Bennett, VP of Marketing and Events for the BBB of Southern Colorado about the 3rd annual Prism Awards. Business who have a positive social impact on the community from across the state are finalists. Watch now. Get the full details here.
Mike Lewis talks with Luis Rexach (rih-satch'), owner of Glass Magic of Colorado. Luis has 12 years repairing scratched glass - restoring it to new condition - including patio and entry doors, windows, table tops, shower enclosures and much more. He can save you more than half the cost of replacing those items using innovative, new technology.
Connect with a Vet Hiring Event coming up February 21 at "The Hub" on Fort Carson.
From our partners at the The Pikes Peak Workforce Center:
PLEASE NOTE, there has been a change of venue for the Connect with a Vet Hiring Event. The new location is "The Hub" on Fort Carson at 6371 Specker Avenue.
Stormtracker 13 called it right! Very cold temperatures are here for a few days. What about your car battery in this weather? Car cranking slowly? That will only get worse with time. Steve Dufaud with American Battery Corporation has tips and advice for you.
YIPPEE The Moose is Loose in WOODLAND PARK, and it’s full of SALES, SPECIALS, DEALS and FUN! My favorite posse of businesses have geared up just for YOU, and it’s a shindig you won’t want to miss.
Meet up early in the TWEEDS parking lot to see The Moose for his annual tradition of Yippee Ki-Yay! Get Moose Bucks just for horsin’ around!
Doors open at 10am for the TWEEDS Sale – Up to 75% OFF Storewide!
The first 250 law abiding citizens through the doors will receive a Swag Bag. Extra savings and goodies from around town!
Start your winning Poker Run hand at TWEEDS and continue making tracks through town. More surprises and prizes!
Visit at least 4 more local businesses to complete your Moose Pass. Enter the $500 Spending Spree contest!
El Paso County Assessor, Steve Schleiker, visits with Mike Lewis to talk about re-assessment of property values and what is driving property tax increases this year.
Mike Lewis talks with Dr. Mary Verity, owner of Comprehensive Medical Weight Loss.
Mike Lewis talks with Tiffany Lachnidt, Team Leader of The Distinctive Group at Keller Williams Premier Realty. A pending initiative in a northern Colorado city could have a drastic effect on the real estate market. If passed, it would severely limit residential building, driving home prices up. Will voters pass the initiative? Could it happen in the Pikes Peak region? Watch now!
Mike Lewis talks with Antonio Briceno and Lynda Cink about the upcoming Galaxyfest, a pop culture weekend full of fun!
Mike Lewis talks with Kathleen Fox, President at Payroll City, about new regulations in effect now and a new form coming in 2020!
Mike Lewis talks with Cortney Smith, owner of Gather Food Studio, about cooking ideas for healthy eating in 2019. Learn More
Mike Lewis speaks with Mt. Carmel featured partner, James Garafalo, owner and founder of ViewPoint Psychotherapy Services.
Mike Lewis talks with Kristina Iodice with El Paso County Department of Human Services. It's winter. It's cold and there are many people in our community who are struggling to heat their homes. There is help. It's the LEAP program, or, Lowincome Energy Assistance Program.
"LEAP is a federally funded program that helps eligible hard-working Colorado families, seniors and individuals pay a portion of their winter home heating costs. Our goal is to help bring warmth, comfort and safety to your home and family by assisting with heating costs during the all-too-often harsh Coloradan winters."
A mass tort litigation is under way across the country with local connections. Colorado Springs based Sanders Law Firm is representing women who have been harmed by the Essure implanted medical device made by Bayer corporation designed to prevent pregnancy. If you've had this device installed and you're experiencing migraines, bleeding, pain and other symptoms, you might be affected.
The zombie invasion happens this Saturday at 4:00 p.m. sharp! Thrill the World is the single biggest synchronized dance event in the world! Thousands of like minded zombies gather to do Michael Jackson's Thriller dance all around the globe at exactly the same time. You're invited! It's happening in Colorado Springs at the Country Club of Colorado. REGISTER HERE
The Medicare open enrollment period is here. If you're 65 or older, you don't have much longer have your current plan reviewed and to make adjustments or secure your coverage. Mike Lewis talks with Health Markets insurance broker and KRDO Newsradio program host, Antonio Briceno.
Mike Lewis visits with Scott Holisky, General Manager of zTrip in Colorado Springs. Holiday party season is here and the launch of zTrip's new app makes it easier than ever to get home safely. Holisky noted that in October when you download and book your ride from the app, enter the code 'Spooky18'. You'll save $10 on your ride and avoid the fiightening experience of getting a DUI.
Mike Lewis talks with Dr. Michael Barber of Strata Integrated Wellness Spa at Garden of the Gods. A new concept in integrated wellness combines physician guided care with spa services to treat the mind, body and spirit.
Renae Roberts talks with Hiring our Heroes' Lindsay Teplesky about an upcoming military spouse hiring event. Employers are encouraged to register and attend. It's free!
Mike Lewis talks with Justin Hermes of the Hermes Team about their upcoming fundraiser to support first responders. If you have loose change, bring it to Pioneers Museum and help fill a pickup truck full! Watch the video for all the details!
Gina Caughey, the owner of A Call to Order Professional Organizers talks about the Move for Hunger campaign to collect food donations during the critical summer months.
Mt. Carmel Veterans Service Center supports military veterans and their family. KRDO Newsradio's, Mike Lewis, interviews Mt. Carmel COO, Bob McLaughlin.