Royal Gorge Park to host event empowering women

One Billion Rising aims to empower women and end violence against them. The Zonta Club of Royal Gorge, the Royal Gorge Bridge and local women's rights advocate Sarai Trujillo will be holding an event to raise awareness about violence against women and girls in Canon City Feb. 14 at 12:30 p.m. The event, known as One Billion Rising, will be celebrating its third year of empowering women and working to decrease violence against them. The event began in 2012 when a handful of advocates for women's rights decided to join...