• Issue of
  • Aug 24-30, 2000
  • Vol. 8, No. 34
  • End of Summer Reading

News

  • End of Summer Reading
  • End of Summer Reading

    Though the nights are growing a little cooler, a reminder of the nip of fall, there are still some hot summer days on the horizon. No summer would be complete without a good read, so here's our reading list to keep you occupied until you have to start raking those leaves.

Columns

  • Letters

    Readers of the Independent talk back to the editor.
  • IQ: Read on, Garth!
  • IQ: Read on, Garth!

    Every week, the Independent takes to the streets, in search of your opinion on the latest, breaking news.
  • The Outsider

    For all of you aspiring pols out there, get a tape of Clintons speech to the convention and watch it over and over again.
  • Public Eye

    An effort to reconnect America with the Army in Colorado Springs reveals that the Army certainly has some reconnecting to do; and, in other news, this weeks favorite Bushism.

Food & Drink

  • Lunch with Zorba
  • Lunch with Zorba

    Alas a savior for those who must eat at the mall The Mediterranean Café will have you dreaming of a feast in Crete, without the mall rats and screaming kids.

Music

  • Playing Around: Bill Mallonee and Vigilantes of Love
  • Playing Around: Bill Mallonee and Vigilantes of Love

    This week we highlight Bob Mallonee and the Vigilantes of Love, the Athens based band which has had great success on the college radio charts. They'll be playing at the House of Soul (Vanguard Church), 4777 N. Academy Blvd. on Sunday, Aug. 27, 8 pm. Tickets are $5.

Culture

  • A Family's Destiny
  • A Family's Destiny

    An epic story of the trials and tribulations of a Hungarian Jewish family,Sunshineengages with powerful acting and a story that moves quickly.
  • Movie Picks
  • Movie Picks

    Our reviewers' recommendations for films showing on Colorado Springs area screens.

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