Thu, 18 Dec 2014 18:20:43 GMT http://www.pueblowestview.com/csp/mediapool/sites/dt.cms.rss.XMLServer.cls Pueblo West View RSS Feeds PW tackles tumblweeds early Thu, 11 Dec 2014 17:12:22 GMT
BY KRISTEN M. WHITE THE PUEBLO WEST VIEW

If you’re a Pueblo West resident, chances are you have at least one tumbleweed on your property somewhere – if not a whole pile. The Pueblo West Metropolitan District and Fire Departments are working to help manage some of the tumbleweed problems in...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3140233-120/property-fire-pueblo-tumbleweeds /News/ 7840421 Thu, 11 Dec 2014 17:12:22 GMT
Pot club appeal declined Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:55:06 GMT
BY JEFF TUCKER THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

The Pueblo County commissioners on Monday chose to delay a decision on the 2015 budget another week, saying they wanted to take as much time as possible to find ways of trimming a $2.6 million deficit. In delaying a vote, the board is scheduled to ap...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3140422-120/budget-pueblo-board-county /News/ 7840918 Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:55:06 GMT
Briefly Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:40:00 GMT

Briefly items deadline is at 11 a.m. Friday two weeks prior to the desired date of publication. To submit a briefly item, send by email to ccasillas@pueblowestview.com. Annual living nativity The Annual Living Nativity, a free community event at...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3140052-120/pueblo-information-west-call /News/ 7839989 Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:40:00 GMT
Community meeting focuses on fire station Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:40:00 GMT
BY KRISTEN M. WHITE THE PUEBLO WEST VIEW

A group of citizens showed their support for expanding or rebuilding Fire Station 2 in Pueblo West when they attended a community meeting to learn more about the potential plans. The meeting was held in late November and gave residents a chance to ta...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3140172-120/station-fire-meeting-west /News/ 7840257 Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:40:00 GMT
Life’s Musings: Dealing with stress of holidays Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:34:00 GMT
WILLETTA BRADBURN

It’s hard to believe that 2014 will be ending in 4 weeks. As we move into the holidays it seems like our To Do lists get longer and our stress levels rise. The world is moving faster. We have technology at our fingertips that allows us to reach out t...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3140238-120/holidays-viewpoints-enjoy-family /News/ 7840435 Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:34:00 GMT
Southwest Flavors: Food tips: 10 ways for young eyes Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:34:00 GMT
CECILIA MOODY

1. Eat an Iron-Rich Diet An iron deficiency could be the reason for your under-eye bags and dark circles. Make them go away by incorporating iron-rich foods like spinach, kidney beans and dark chocolate into your diet. Learn how to eat more iron wit...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3140284-120/eye-dark-circles-puffiness /News/ 7840558 Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:34:00 GMT
PHOTO: ‘Hometown Holidays’ Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:34:00 GMT
BLANCHE PODIO, VIEW PHOTO

A ‘Hometown Holidays’ celebration last Saturday brought businesses and the community together for holiday spirit and gift shopping ideas for the season....]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3143092-120/view-pueblo-west-community /News/ 7847774 Wed, 10 Dec 2014 19:34:00 GMT Blanche Podio | View photo A ‘Hometown Holidays’ celebration last Saturday brought businesses and the community together for holiday spirit and gift shopping ideas for the season.
Man killed in U.S. 50 crash identified Tue, 09 Dec 2014 06:08:30 GMT
BY GAYLE PEREZ THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

The Colorado State Patrol has released the identity of the 23-year-old Pueblo West man killed Sunday night in a head-on collision on U.S. 50. Zachry Becicka died at the scene of the accident that occurred about 6 p.m. on the stretch of U.S. 50 betwee...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3139843-120/pueblo-accident-patrol-honda /News/ 7839480 Tue, 09 Dec 2014 06:08:30 GMT Courtesy Image/KRDO NewsChannel 13 One man died in a head-on accident in Pueblo West on U.S. 50.
Passenger was in wrong-way episode, official says Tue, 09 Dec 2014 04:27:07 GMT
BY JON POMPIA THE PUEBLO CHIEFTAIN

One driver was killed and another injured following a two-vehicle crash on U.S. 50, mile mwarker 311, in Pueblo West around 6 p.m. Sunday. The Colorado State Patrol, who is investigating the accident, said a man in a Ford Ranger was traveling without...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3138651-120/accident-driver-traffic-lane /News/ 7836575 Tue, 09 Dec 2014 04:27:07 GMT
Sidetrails: Reformed - no longer a food crusader Thu, 04 Dec 2014 20:12:02 GMT
I.J. CLARK

Beware. Along with mistletoe and eggnog, holiday gatherings tend to bring out the food crusaders. “Gee, this dip is great,” a well-meaning partygoer might say. Then, a normal looking guest, equally well meaning, pounces on the comment. This self-...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3117994-120/research-bad-eat-fats /News/ 7783694 Thu, 04 Dec 2014 20:12:02 GMT
Southwest Flavors: The health benefits of coconut oil Thu, 04 Dec 2014 20:12:02 GMT
CECILIA MOODY

Conventional thought used to consider fats like coconut oil to be unhealthy and contribute to heart disease. We now know that this isn’t true. In fact, coconut oil is actually a heart-healthy food that can keep your body running smoother in a few dif...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3117988-120/coconut-oil-body-cholesterol /News/ 7783682 Thu, 04 Dec 2014 20:12:02 GMT
PHOTO: Sunset Thu, 04 Dec 2014 15:16:00 GMT

Pueblo West resident Kathy Caple captured this image of a sunset recently in Pueblo West. (Special to The View)...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3121133-120/pueblo-west-view-sunset /News/ 7791675 Thu, 04 Dec 2014 15:16:00 GMT | Special to The View Pueblo West resident Kathy Caple captured this image of a sunset recently in Pueblo West.
Pueblo West Women’s League president shares passion for Pueblo West Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:32:00 GMT
STORY BY I.J. CLARK

Pueblo West Women’s League President Barb Murfit leads the monthly lunch meetings with an ease that would make many corporate CEO’s envious. She stands tall and speaks quietly as she works through a tight agenda with members in Gabby’s crowded meetin...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3087041-120/pueblo-west-league-members /News/ 7707617 Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:32:00 GMT I.J. Clark | View photo Bev Alex and Barb Murfit working at the Christmas House Boutique Saturday, Nov. 15.
Small Business Saturday: Gift ideas Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:18:01 GMT

Surprise your loved ones this holiday season with a Christmas gift that is local and functional. Lots of Pueblo West-based businesses have a variety of offerings for lots of folks on your list. And they don’t have to break the bank, either, and it ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3096808-120/west-pueblo-gift-ideas /News/ 7731501 Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:18:01 GMT
Chiropractor now open for business in PW Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:12:19 GMT
BY JIM MILLER

Dr. Michael Sells has now opened Advanced Chiropractic here in Pueblo West.  Dr. “Mike” is a board certified Chiropractor with over 15 years of experience in practice.  He is a family oriented doctor who treats patients of all ages and conditions an...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3096571-120/telikin-computer-senior-camera /News/ 7730883 Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:12:19 GMT
PHOTO: Sounds of the season Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:06:01 GMT
GERALD BURGESS | SPECIAL TO THE VIEW

Bella Prima Musica will be performing at 4 p.m. Nov. 30 at Sacred Heart Cathedral.This year, for the first time, they are also performing with the Pueblo Choral Society on Dec. 6 at Majestic Baptist Church, as their guest artist, and also for the Pu...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3097064-120/pueblo-view-west-dec /News/ 7732122 Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:06:01 GMT Gerald Burgess | Special to The View Bella Prima Musica will be performing at 4 p.m. Nov. 30 at Sacred Heart Cathedral.This year, for the first time, we are also performing with the Pueblo Choral Society on Dec. 6 at Majestic Baptist Church, as their guest artist, and also for the Pueblo Symphony’s reception at the Pueblo Country Club after their Dec. 7 concert.
Southwest Flavors: Different desserts for holidays Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:02:00 GMT

Sometimes, the holidays are all about desserts, so let’s go wild with the following recipes. Now let’s go wild and whip up a fancy-dancy dessert from something no one else uses for that purpose. The lowly, but elegant, avocado is actually a fruit, s...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3093583-120/viewpoints-grill-dessert-cream /News/ 7723911 Wed, 26 Nov 2014 18:02:00 GMT
PHOTO: Boutique bounty Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:31:48 GMT
SPECIAL TO THE VIEW

The Pueblo West Women’s League Christmas House Boutique opened its doors Nov. 14 for this three day fundraiser, welcoming the Pueblo West community to a beautifully decorated house filled with baked goods, hand crafted items, vendors, raffle, and a c...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3076765-120/pueblo-west-view-boutique /News/ 7681604 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:31:48 GMT The Pueblo West Women’s League Christmas House Boutique opened its doors Nov. 14 for this three day fundraiser, welcoming the Pueblo West community to a beautifully decorated house filled with baked goods, hand crafted items, vendors, raffle, and a complimentary tea. All proceeds from the Christmas House Boutique are distributed to groups and organizations in Pueblo West as well as the PWWL’s let’s stART! beautification project. This year, the Christmas House Boutique raised more than $7,000. | Special to The View
Budget ready? Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:30:24 GMT
BY KRISTEN M. WHITE THE PUEBLO WEST VIEW

Pueblo West Metropolitan District Board of Directors continue to examine the proposed 2015 budget, taking into consideration comments from the public as well as their own concerns and thoughts. A public hearing for citizens to give comment about the ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3072964-120/district-manager-board-description /News/ 7672358 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:30:24 GMT
PHOTO: Learning civil rights Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:28:59 GMT
SPECIAL TO THE VIEW

A group of AP and IB students from Pueblo West High School recently went on a field trip studying slavery and civil rights history. Here, the group stands in front of Central High School in Little Rock Arkansas, which was integrated in 1957 by the Li...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3072976-120/students-civil-group-integrated /News/ 7672386 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:28:59 GMT | Special to The View A group of AP and IB students from Pueblo West High School recently went on a field trip studying slavery and civil rights history. Here, the group stands in front of Central High School in Little Rock Arkansas, which was integrated in 1957 by the Little Rock Nine. Students toured the high school and met with one of the students who integrated the high school, Dr. Sybil Hampton.
Metro finalizes manager job description Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:27:07 GMT
BY KRISTEN M. WHITE THE PUEBLO WEST VIEW

After a back and forth discussion at the Nov. 11 meeting, Pueblo West Metropolitan District Board of Directors voted 4-1 in favor of approving the finalized job description for the District Manager position. Jack Johnston’s District Manager contract ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3087296-120/district-manager-board-description /News/ 7708392 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:27:07 GMT
Violent predator notice Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:27:06 GMT
BY KRISTEN M. WHITE THE PUEBLO WEST VIEW

A convicted sexually violent predator (SVP) recently moved into the Pueblo West community and residents – particularly in his neighborhood – are asked to be aware and mindful of the resident. Mario Galindo is a 35-year-old parolee who was found by th...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3087298-120/community-pueblo-west-clements /News/ 7708399 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:27:06 GMT
High Plains Gardener: Continue watering during winter Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:19:10 GMT
MARILYNN CHAMBERS

Whenever I write about watering in the winter I feel as if I am repeating myself to the point of boredom. Yet, this is one of the most important things we can do in this climate to keep our trees and our other plants alive. Most of what you hear ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3087268-120/watering-winter-plants-snow /News/ 7708286 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:19:10 GMT
Southwest Flavors: Barbecue ice cream? Yes, trickery Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:18:51 GMT
CECILIA MOODY

The following recipe sounds so scrumptious and easy. Barbecued Ice Cream Serves 4-6 Heat scale: Mild 1 Giant-sized Sara Lee pound cake, cold but not frozen 3 Klondike chocolate covered ice cream bars 12-16 egg whites 1 teaspoon cre...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3087272-120/cake-cream-ice-meringue /News/ 7708300 Fri, 21 Nov 2014 22:18:51 GMT
Briefly . . . Thu, 13 Nov 2014 02:59:35 GMT

Briefly items deadline is at 11 a.m. Friday two weeks prior to the desired date of publication. To submit a briefly item, send by email to ccasillas@pueblowestview.com. Give a hoot The Nature and Raptor Center of Pueblo Yurt Explore is offering ...]]>
http://www.pueblowestview.com/news/3050583-120/pueblo-west-information-call /News/ 7615440 Thu, 13 Nov 2014 02:59:35 GMT