Colorado Springs area entertainment events starting Sept. 22 | Events-calendars

THURSDAY ”The Secret of the Black Canvas” — Works by Alexandr Onishenko, 4-8 p.m., Broadmoor Galleries, 1 Lake Ave.; broadmoorgalleries.com/events. Karla Bonoff — 7 p.m., Stargazers Theatre, 10 S. Parkside…

100 Years After Compact, Colorado River Nearing Crisis Point

DENVER (AP) — The intensifying crisis facing the Colorado River amounts to what is fundamentally a math problem. The 40 million people who depend on the river to fill up…

A Painful Deadline Nears as Colorado River Reservoirs Run Critically Low

States in the Colorado River basin are scrambling to propose steep cuts in the water they’ll use from the river next year, in response to a call by the federal…

Illinois, Colorado and New York primary election results

State Rep. Krystle Matthews speaks at the South Carolina Democratic Party convention on Saturday, June 11. (Meg Kinnard/AP) South Carolina Democrats’ nomination of state Rep. Krystle Matthews in a primary…

Colorado Avalanche defenseman Josh Manson plays goalie, makes ‘biggest save of the game’

ST. LOUIS — The Colorado Avalanche eliminated the St. Louis Blues in Game 6 of their Western Conference series Friday night thanks to a critical save — not from goalie…

Colorado Springs balloon artist keeps ‘magical’ tricks going | Arts & Entertainment

In their simplest form, balloons are a bonus. They are never necessary, really, the way a birthday calls for cake or Christmas calls for a tree or many occasions can…

St. Louis Blues goaltender Jordan Binnington out for remainder of series vs. Colorado Avalanche

St. Louis Blues goaltender Jordan Binnington will miss the rest of the series against the Colorado Avalanche because of an injury he suffered on Saturday night in Game 3, coach…

Colorado River Reservoirs Are So Low, Government Is Delaying Releases

The Colorado gets most of its water from melting snowpack, and the situation has worsened over the past two years as soils have become so dry that much of the…

Colorado Springs woman paints, teaches Buddhist art | Arts & Entertainment

Bodhisattvas dance across the walls in Chelsea Beach’s basement Buddhist art cave. It’s here the longtime artist paints divine images for herself and clients, and teaches others how to paint…

Intimacy, relationships explored in two new Colorado Springs plays | Arts & Entertainment

Relationships change us. They grow us. Sometimes they feel like our undoing, but we keep going back for more. Springs Ensemble Theatre and Counterweight Theatre Lab will present “Lovesong” and…