August 4, 2008
Cast Your Early Ballot at 3 Springs Locations Through Friday
By The Gazette, Colorado Springs, Colo.
Aug. 4--EARLY VOTING RESUMESEarly voting for the Aug. 12 primary election continues today through Friday after a slow start Saturday. Registered voters may cast ballots at the following locations:
--Centennial Hall, 200 S. Cascade Ave., 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
--The Citadel mall, Suite 3124 on the upper level near J.C. Penney, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
--Chapel Hills Mall, Suite 179 on the lower level near the food court escalator, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
For details, contact the election office at 575-8683.
Scattered rain showers and thunderstorms are possible after 2 p.m., according to the National Weather Service forecast. The high temperature is expected to hit 92 degrees. That's 1 degree shy of the record high for today.
GAS PRICE RISES 90 CENTS IN A YEAR
A gallon of regular-grade gas costs $3.83 on average in Colorado Springs today, according to AAA. That's about 5 cents lower than the national average.
A year ago, the average price in Colorado Springs was $2.93.
For detailed gas prices in the Pikes Peak region, visit www.gazette.com/gaswatch.
- Black Rose Acoustic Society Swing Jam: 7 to 9 p.m. Benet Hill Center, 2577 n. Chelton Road, free. Donations accepted; www.blackroseacoustic.org or 634-6818.
- Manitou Springs 2008 Summer Concert -- Little London Winds: 7 p.m., Soda Springs Park, 1016 Manitou Ave., Manitou Springs, free; 685-5089, www.manitousprings.org.
- Wildlife Watch: 6:30 p.m., Garden of the Gods visitor and Nature Center, 1805 N. 30th St., free. Registration required: 219-0108.
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