How to Win #LLSBookClub

The #LLSBookClub officially launched this year starting with American Wolf by Nate Blakeslee. With the launch of the second book of the year, How to Change Your Mind by Michael Pollan, we are also making it possible to win! Each quarter, a new book will be announced and there will be three winners chosen –…

Episode 117: Living Through Hurricane Harvey

Hurricane Harvey was the single costliest tropical cyclone in U.S. history, causing over $150 Billion (with a B!) in damage. Darcie’s good friend, Anna, shares what it was like to live in Houston, while 41 weeks pregnant, during the storm, and shares her experiences and revelations in the aftermath of the storm. https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/362637413&color=%23ff5500&auto_play=false&hide_related=false&show_comments=true&show_user=true&show_reposts=false&show_teaser=true

Episode 97: Protecting Colorado Landscapes with Palmer Land Trust

Many of us enjoy Colorado’s unique outdoor landscape. We hike or mountain bike the trails, we soak in the views of mountaintop peaks, we buy local food and enjoy the local waterways. Protecting these places forever is what Palmer Land Trust does, and has been doing for 40 years. In this episode we sat down…

Episode 95: Super Human Athletic Feats of Awesomness

Sometimes being a citizen of Planet Earth is a bit of a drag. Crazy-ass politicians, terrorists, Facebook trolls, your mom’s new boyfriend. Humanity can really suck sometimes, and every now and again being a member of the human race is a bit exhausting. However,  humans are pretty fucking rad sometimes, and do some pretty crazy…

Episode 94: What to Watch

Spoiler Alert! We went and saw Wonder Woman and dive into the movie, direction, CGI, and strong female lead to let you know if you should be freaking out as much as everyone else. We also talk about new shows on Netflix just in time for summer and what is on Hulu that is worth…

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,…

Episode 83: Dudes Talk Dating

One of our most listened to episodes last year was our Young Professional’s Guide to Gettin’ Jiggy Wit It In COS. In that episode, our guest, Melissa, talked about the pitfalls of dating, especially in Colorado Springs. This year, we brought guys in to share their side of the dating story because we are equal opportunity…

What’s Wrong with this Picture?

Ensuring each and every house in a district gets a door hanger or a yard sign or a piece of card stock in the mailbox can help push a candidate’s name into recognition or sway legislation. During the national/state election in November I got a lot of direct mail  – all of it going straight into…

City Council Candidate Answers: Jill Gaebler, District 5

Jill Gaebler is running for re-election of her city council seat in District 5. Here are her answers to the questions we sent to every candidate across the districts. The only changes we have made are for formatting. Everything else is exactly as submitted. Need to know which city council district you are in so…

COS City Council Candidate Answers: Deborah Hendrix, District 4

Deborah Hendrix is running for a city council seat in District 4. Here are her answers to the questions we sent to every candidate across the districts. The only changes we have made are for formatting. Everything else is exactly as submitted. Need to know which city council district you are in so you can be…