Episode 90: Mundi Ross

Darcie sits down with Mundi Ross; one of COS’s most dynamic young professionals. Mundi is the driving force behind Colorado Collective, a quarterly magazine featuring the food, people and places of Colorado Springs and Colorado. In 2017 Mundi launched COCO Crafted; a local space for the citizens of Colorado Springs to learn the art of crafts…

Episode 89: So You Want to Open a Food Truck…

Have you ever thought about what it would cost to open a food truck? This episode is for you! This week we sit down with Heather to talk about the city’s newest food truck: Gold Star Pies. Heather’s concept is simple; pies and good coffee. But getting from concept to execution involved a lot of…

Episode 88: All The Things

It’s a hodgepodge this week! Darcie has just returned from a trip to the East Coast and the annual Craft Brewers Conference in Washington, DC and Jeff is back from a trip to Boston. We catch up on the highlights of their trips and dive into the current state of craft beer and some of the issues…

Episode 87: State of Downtown 2017

This week we sit down with Sarah Humbargar from the City of Colorado Springs Downtown Partnership to talk about this year’s State of the Downtown report. Sarah updates us on the new apartments, restaurants, businesses and things that are coming downtown Colorado Springs in 2017 and beyond. We also talk about what makes a great downtown,…

Episode 86: The Catamount Institute & Why Outdoor Education is Vital

In the United States children spend almost eight hours a day on electronic devices of some kind. Every hour in front of an iPad or Playstation is an hour not spent outside. Don’t think that matters? Think again; getting kids outside benefits them in all sorts of ways, and might be one of the factors…

Episode 85: Quality of Life In COS

The Quality of Life Indicators Report for the Pikes Peak region has been released! The report is meant to gauge and provide a status report on a wide variety of factors that both measure and impact our economic, societal, educational and cultural health in the Pikes Peak Region. The report is a data nerds dream;…

Episode 84: Election Nerds and Ballot Issues

Young people are getting outvoted by their senior neighbors. Find out by how much in this episode of The Little London Show. We dive in with friends-of-the-show Aaron and Mattie to talk about voting, numbers, districts and swaying elections just by dropping off a ballot. Spoiler: If you vote you really can make a difference,…