COS By The Numbers || March 24, 2017

Happy Friday! Some election funding action, poor electoral turnout and Utah craziness to brighten your last day of the work week. Enjoy! $56,700.00 The amount the most well funded candidate in the race for City Council has amassed so far. The leader? Richard Motherf’in Skorman. Fundraising is a big issue in the COS council elections…

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…

COS By the Numbers || March 17th, 2017

Hello my friends! My apologies, it has been many moon since I’ve bombarded you with the latest and greatest in numbers oriented things happening in COS, Colorado and beyond. Has much changed in the last month or so? The days are getting a little bit longer. We recorded yet another taste test that somehow involved some of…

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…

Episode 82: WTF Is Up With U.S. Maternity Leave?

  The United States is many things, but kind to new mothers and fathers it is most definitely NOT. The US is only one of two countries in the entire WORLD that does not require paid maternity leave. Adequate maternity leave is a big deal! It most likely leads to better economic development and lower…

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…