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When Hearing Aid Users Listen To Music, Less Is More, Says CU-Boulder Study

Provided by Laura Snider, University of Colorado at Boulder The type of sound processing that modern hearings aids provide to make speech more understandable for wearers may also make music enjoyment more difficult, according to a new study by...

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2014-10-30 23:16:45

Non-profit Foresight Ski Guides, which pairs blind and visually impaired skiers with volunteer guides, has received a charitable grant from the Daniels Fund. The grant will help Foresight supply the disabled athletes with Vail skiing and snowboarding experiences from gear to tickets to lodging, as well as helping with training volunteer ski guides. Denver, CO (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Foresight Ski Guides, a non-profit that pairs volunteer ski guides with visually impaired skiers for Vail,...

2014-10-30 23:09:29

Fusion Marketing Partners Founder to Join Nominees at Gala Nov. 1 COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Business-to-business (B2B) marketing firm Fusion Marketing Partners (FMP) today announced that CEO and founder Christopher Ryan has been nominated for the Colorado Springs Regional Business Alliance’s (CSRBA) Business Citizen of 2014 award. The winner of the award will be announced at the Business Alliance Annual Gala on Nov. 1, 2014 at the Broadmoor International Center in...

2014-10-30 23:00:56

Virtuabotix LLC has announced that they will be moving their electronics business headquarters, and all of there operations from Colorado to Portland, OR. Moving a major online retail operation to Oregon, and opening up more options for west coast Electronics. Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) October 30, 2014 Today Virtuabotix LLC has announced they will be moving their headquarters, and all Virtuabotix.com operations from Colorado Springs, Colorado to Portland, Oregon soon. Virtuabotix.com is a...

2014-10-30 12:21:48

Edmonton dealer welcomes the return of Chevy's midsize pickup truck EDMONTON, Alberta, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- In an era where light-duty pickup trucks are more prodigious than ever, factions of truck enthusiasts seeking higher levels of maneuverability and efficiency have had few places to turn. The return of the of the 2015 Chevy Colorado has arrived in Edmonton to answer the call for those drivers, as the midsize pickup truck re-enters the Chevy fleet for the...

2014-10-30 08:38:34

DENVER, Oct. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- M.D.C. Holdings, Inc. (NYSE: MDC) announced results for the quarter ended September 30, 2014. 2014 Third Quarter Highlights and Comparisons to 2013 Third Quarter -- Net income of $15.5 million, or $0.32 per diluted share vs. net income of $36.3 million, or $0.74 per diluted share -- Includes $4.3 million pretax impairment of securities sold subsequent to quarter-end to fund debt redemption -- Tax expense of...

2014-10-29 23:09:59

Football, basketball and baseball facilities will be equipped with completely wireless scoreboards. Loveland, CO (PRWEB) October 29, 2014 The Board of School Commissioners of Mobile County (AL) has chosen Colorado Time Systems to be the sole provider of scoreboards for their schools and recreational fields. Football, basketball and baseball facilities throughout the county will be installing or upgrading to 2.4GHz integrated wireless scoreboards from Colorado Time Systems as early as...

2014-10-29 16:34:55

SAN JOSE, Calif., Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Atmel(®) Corporation (Nasdaq: ATML), a leader in microcontroller and touch solutions, today announced financial results for its third quarter ended September 30, 2014. GAAP Non-GAAP ---- -------- Q3 2014 Q2 2014 Q3 2013 Q3 2014 Q2 2014 Q3 2013 ------- ------- -------...

2014-10-29 16:21:50

Highlighting specs and features of 2015 Chevy Colorado, Silverado 2500HD, and GMC Sierra 1500 EDMONTON, Alberta, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- With the winter months fast approaching, the people at Drive Wheaton decided they would spend the month of October offering information solely on utility vehicles better able to handle the inclement road conditions. That includes an in-depth look at some of the most popular trucks on the Don Wheaton Chevy Buick GMC Cadillac lot. They...

2014-10-29 12:22:26

DENVER, Oct. 29, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Lockheed Martin [NYSE: LMT] and Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper today celebrated a growing aerospace presence in Colorado by cutting the ribbon for the company's Commercial Space headquarters and announcing an economic incentive program designed to bring jobs to the state. "The aerospace technology created in Colorado - from GPS to communications and scientific exploration - improves our lives every day, and the economic incentives announced...

2014-10-28 23:12:38

Marlon G. Funez, of Colorado Springs, Colorado, has been awarded a 2014 NBCC Foundation scholarship. Greensboro, NC (PRWEB) October 28, 2014 The NBCC Foundation, an affiliate of the National Board for Certified Counselors, recently awarded a 2014 scholarship to Marlon Funez, of Colorado Springs, Colorado. This new scholarship was made possible as part of the Foundation’s Colorado First campaign with a grant from The Colorado Trust. The scholarship was available to students who are...


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Pike National Forest
2014-01-20 10:14:06

The Pike National Forest can be found in the Front Range of Colorado, USA, and westwards of the Colorado Springs and includes Pikes Peak. The forest covers 1,106,604 acres within Teller, Clear Creek, Jefferson, El Paso, and Douglas counties. The main rivers the drain the forests are the South Platte and Fountain Creek, Rampart Reservoir, a large synthetic body of water, can be found within the forest. The forest gets its name from the American explorer Zebulon Pike. A lot of the bedrock...

Rio Grande National Forest
2013-12-30 12:28:35

The Rio Grande National Forest is a 1.86 million acre United States National Forest located in southwestern Colorado. The forest includes the San Luis Valley, which is the world’s largest agricultural alpine valley, in addition to one of the world's largest high deserts located around mountains. The Continental Divide runs along the majority of the forest’s western border. It lies in parts of nine counties, Mineral, Conejos, Rio Grande, Saguache, Hinsdale, San Juan, Archuleta, Custer, and...

Gunnison National Forest
2013-12-24 10:52:22

Gunnison National Forest is a U.S. National Forest covering 1,672,136 acres in Mesa, Hinsdale, Gunnison, and Saguache Counties in the Western portion of the U.S. state of Colorado. It borders the White River National Forest to the north, the Grand Mesa and Uncompahgre National Forests towards the west, the San Isabel National Forest towards the east and the Rio Grande National Forest towards the south. It lies in some parts of five counties; Gunnison, Delta, Hinsdale, Saguache, and Montrose...

Grand Mesa National Forest
2013-12-05 14:15:15

The Grand Mesa National Forest is a U.S. National Forest located in Mesa, Delta, and Garfield counties in western Colorado. It borders the White River National Forest towards the north and the Gunnison National Forest towards the east. The forest covers the majority of Grand Mesa and the southern part of Battlement Mesa. It has a total area of 346,555 acres. It is managed by the United States Forest Service together with the Gunnison National Forest and the Uncompahgre National Forest from...

Arapaho National Forest
2013-11-01 13:34:45

Arapaho National Forest is a National Forest found in north-central Colorado, United States. The facility is managed jointly with the Roosevelt National Forest and the Pawnee National Grassland from the United States Forest Service office located in Fort Collins, Colorado. The combined facility of 1,730,603 acres is represented as ARP (Arapaho, Roosevelt, Pawnee) by the Forest Service. Separately, the Arapaho National Forest is made up of 723,744 acres. The forest is located within the...

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