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Best Specialty Foods Store

Gold

Par Avion

4510 Oro Blanco Drive, 597-4545

Silver

Cunningham's Market

10 S. Tejon St., 328-1900

Bronze

Zugspitze International Gourmet

3819 Maizeland Road, 574-3819


Best Natural Foods Store

Gold

Wild Oats Community Market

5075 N. Academy Blvd., 548-1667

www.wildoats.com

Previous Best Of Awards: '94 '95 '96 '97 '98 '99 '00 '01

Silver

Mountain Mama Natural Foods

1625 W. Uintah St., 633-4139

Bronze

Manitou Natural Foods

56 Park Ave., Manitou Springs, 685-5434


Best Supermarket

Gold

King Soopers

Nine locations around town

www.kingsoopers.com

Previous Best Of Awards: '94 '95 '96 '98 '00 '01

Silver

Safeway

Ten locations around town

www.safeway.com

Bronze

Albertsons

Five locations around town

www.albertsons.com


Best Bakery

Gold

La Baguette

Four locations around town

Silver

Old Heidelberg Pastry Shop

1109 S. Tejon St., 634-1052

3609 Austin Bluffs Parkway, 536-0979

Bronze

Marigold Caf & Bakery

4605 Centennial Blvd., 599-4776


Best Deli

Gold

Cunningham's Market

10 S. Tejon St., 328-1900

Silver

Wooglin's Deli

823 N. Tejon St., 578-9443

Bronze

Broadway Deli

24 S. Tejon St., 633-5420


Best Caterer

Gold

The Pcnc Basket / Cravings Creative Catering

1701-A S. 8th St., 635-0200

www.cravingscatering.com

Previous Best Of Awards: '95 '96 '97 '98 '99 '00 '01

Silver

The Food Designers Fine Catering

115 S. 25th St., 632-5414

Bronze

Harvest Market

4935 Centennial Blvd., Suite E, 599-7747


Best Liquor Store

Gold

Cheers Liquor Mart

1105 N. Circle Drive, 574-2244

http://members.aol.com/cheersliq

Previous Best Of Awards: '94 '95 '96 '98 '99 '00 '01

Silver

Coaltrain Wine & Liquor

330 W. Uintah St., 475-9700

www.coaltrainwine.com

Bronze

Pirates Liquor Outlet

3506 N. Academy Blvd., 597-6121


Best Women's Clothing Boutique

Gold

Terra Verde

208 N. Tejon St., 444-8621

Silver

The Revolution

1312 W. Colorado Ave., 633-1357

Bronze

Chico's

115 N. Tejon St., 520-0824

Best Men's Clothing


Best Men's Clothing Boutique

Gold

The Men's Wearhouse

693 N. Academy Blvd., 637-1574

7580 Goddard St., 528-5909

Silver

Rutledge's

1 S. Tejon St., 632-7654

Bronze

Ross Dress for Less Store

2150 Southgate Road, 471-0011


Best Place For Eclectic Gift

Gold

Terra Verde

208 N. Tejon St., 444-8621

Previous Best Of Award '00 '01

Silver

Whickerbill Contemporary Gifts

214-1/2 N. Tejon St., 633-0518

Bronze

Spencer Gifts

The Citadel mall, 596-1198

The Chapel Hills Mall, 534-0476


Best Shoe Store

Gold

Payless ShoeSource

Six locations around town

www.payless.com

Silver

Brown's Shoe Fit Co.

123 N. Tejon St., 635-1575

Bronze

Roger's Shoes

32 E. Kiowa St., 630-8176


Best Thrift Store

Gold

ARC Thrift Store

Three locations around town

Silver

Goodwill Industries

Five locations around town

www.goodwill-colosprings.org

Bronze

Disabled American Veterans

2444 E. Platte Ave., 636-3397


Best Garden Supply/Nursery

Gold

Rick's Garden Center & Floral

1827 W. Uintah St., 632-8491

Previous Best Of Awards: '94 '00 '01

Silver

Spencer's Lawn & Garden Center

1430 S. Tejon St., 632-2788

Bronze

Good Earth Garden Center

1330 N. Walnut St., 473-3399


Best Florist

Gold

Gentry's

225 E. Pikes Peak Ave., 632-0707

Previous Best Of Awards: '94 '95 '96 '97 '98 '99 '00 '01

Silver

Platte Floral

1417 E. Platte Ave., 632-2607

Bronze

Flowerama

5 E. Fillmore St., 633-0166

2801 E. Platte Ave., 475-1858


Best Jewelry Store

Gold

Luisa Graff Diamonds & Jewelers

4663 Centennial Blvd., 260-0100

www.luisagraffjewelers.com

Silver

Zerbe Jewelers Inc.

26 N. Tejon St., 635-3521

www.zerbejewelers.com

Bronze

Johannes Hunter Jewelers

124 N. Tejon St., 633-8982


Best Toy Store

Gold

Little Richard's Toys

324 N. Tejon St., 578-5848

Previous Best Of Awards: '95 '96 '97 '98 '99 '00 '01

Silver

Toys-R-Us

3730 Citadel Drive North, 597-8697

www.toysrus.com

Bronze

Zany Brainy

1710 E. Woodmen Road, 531-5002

www.zanybrainy.com


Best Book Store

Gold

The Chinook Bookshop

210 N. Tejon St., 635-1195

www.chinookbook.com

Previous Best Of Awards: '94 '95 '96 '97 '98 '99 '00 '01

Silver

Barnes & Noble Booksellers

795 Citadel Drive East, 637-8282

1565 Briargate Blvd., 266-9960

www.barnesandnoble.com

Bronze

Borders

Chapel Hills Mall, 266-1600

www.borders.com


Best Used Book Store

Gold

Poor Richard's Bookstore

320 N. Tejon St., 578-0012

Silver

The Book Broker

119 E. Bijou St., 635-4514

www.thebookbroker.net

Bronze

The Bookman

3163 W. Colorado Ave., 636-0055


Best Music Store

Gold

Independent Records & Video

123 E. Bijou St., 520-5111

3030 E. Platte Ave., 473-0882

3040 W. Colorado Ave., 477-9058

5680 S. Hwy 85/87, 393-1255

Previous Best Of Awards: '94 '95 '96 '98 '99 '00 '01

Silver

Media Play

651 N. Academy Blvd., 573-1977

7720 N. Academy Blvd., 260-6800

www.mediaplay.com

Bronze

Borders

The Chapel Hills Mall, 266-1600

www.borders.com


Best Video Store

Gold

Blockbuster Video

Fourteen locations around town

www.blockbuster.com

Previous Best Of Awards: '96 '97 '98 '99 '00 '01

Silver

Hollywood Video

Seven locations around town

www.reel.com

Bronze

Toons

802 N. Nevada Ave., 632-8410

www.toonsmusic.com


Best Car Dealership

Gold

Heuberger Subaru-Volkswagon

1080 Motor City Drive, 475-1920

www.heubergermotors.com

Silver

Phil Long of Colorado Springs

1212 Motor City Drive, 575-7100

www.phillong.com

Bronze

Liberty Toyota

5595 N. Academy Blvd., 598-2222

www.libertytoyotanorth.com

1323 Motor City Drive, 471-3100

www.libertytoyotasouth.com


Best Furniture Store

Gold

American Furniture Warehouse

2805 N. Chestnut St., 633-4220

www.jakejabs.com

Previous Best Of Awards: '00 '01

Silver

Ethan Allen

7298 N. Academy Blvd., 260-8500

www.ethanallen.com

Bronze

Spirit Contemporary Furniture

5715 N. Academy Blvd., 548-8100


Best Home Accessories Store

Gold

Terra Verde

208 N. Tejon St., 444-8621

Silver

Pier 1 Imports

1835 Dublin Blvd., 528-1474

1893 S. Nevada Ave., 633-3973

www.pier1.com

Bronze

Bed Bath & Beyond

1790 E. Woodman Road, 265-5795

2180 Southgate Road, 471-3214

www.bedbathandbeyond.com


Best Antique Store

Gold

A Quartermoon Market

315 E. Pikes Peak Ave., 633-3999

Previous Best Of Awards: '99 '00

Silver

The Antique Mall

118 W. Colorado Ave., 520-1415

www.antique-mall-colorado-springs.com

Bronze

Antique Gallery

21 N. Nevada Ave., 633-6070


Best Tattoo Parlor

Gold

Art with a Pulse

729-1/2 W. Colorado Ave., 630-3628

Previous Best Of Awards: '95 '96 '97 '98 '99 '00 '01

Silver

Holey Rollers

332 E. Colorado Ave., 577-9943

http://holeyrollers.com

Bronze

Snakes Tattoo Co.

2340 E. Platte Ave., 475-8282

www.snakestattoo.com


Best Piercing Parlor

Gold

Holey Rollers

332 E. Colorado Ave., 577-9943

Previous Best Of Award '00

http://holeyrollers.com

Silver

Snakes Tattoo Co.

2340 E. Platte Ave., 475-8282

www.snakestattoo.com

Bronze

Area 51

4783 Flintridge Drive, 268-0510


Best Salon/Day Spa

Gold

Veda Salon & Day Spa

2110 Southgate Road Suite 201, 578-8332

4645 Centennial Blvd., 265-5660

Silver

Matos Salon & Day Spa

5919 Delmonico Drive, 266-9295

www.mateosdayspa.com

Bronze

The Broadmoor

1 Lake Circle, 577-5770

www.broadmoor.com


Best Health Club/Gym

Gold

YMCA-USO of the Pikes Peak Region

Four locations around town

www.ppymca.org

Previous Best Of Awards: '94 '95 '96 '97 '98 '99 '00 '01

Silver

24-Hour Fitness

20 Southgate Road, 633-2442

www.24hourfitness.com

Bronze

World Gym Fitness Centers

Four locations around town

www.worldgym.com


Best Ski Shop

Gold

The Ski Shop

1422 S. Tejon St., 636-3355

Previous Best Of Awards: '99 '01

Silver

Colorado Kite and Ski

131 E. Bijou St., 633-6227

Bronze

Christy Sports

1808 N. Academy Blvd., 597-5222

www.christysports.com


Best Bike Shop

Gold

Criterium Bicycles

6150 Corporate Drive, 599-0149

www.criterium-bicycles.com

Previous Best Of Awards: '94 '95 '96 '97 '98 '99 '00 '01

Silver

Old Town Bike Shop

426 S. Tejon St., 475-8589

Bronze

Ted's Bicycles Inc.

3016 N. Hancock Ave., 473-6915


Best Sporting Goods

Gold

Gart Sports

Three locations around town

Previous Best Of Awards: '94 '95 '96 '97 '98 '99 '00 '01

www.gartsports.com

Silver

REI

1376 E. Woodmen Road, 260-1455

www.rei.com

Bronze

Mountain Chalet

226 N. Tejon St., 633-0732

www.mtnchalet.com


Best Outdoor Outfitters

Gold

REI

1376 E. Woodmen Road, 260-1455

www.rei.com

Silver

Mountain Chalet

226 N. Tejon St., 633-0732

www.mtnchalet.com

Bronze

Grand West Outfitters

3250 N. Academy Blvd., 596-3031


Best Camera Shop

Gold

Shewmaker's Camera Shop

Three locations around town

www.shewmakerscamera.com

Previous Best Of Awards: '94 '96 '97 '98 '99 '00 '01

Silver

Wolf Camera

1850 N. Academy Blvd., 597-1575

www.wolfcamera.com

Bronze

Cameraworks

5030 N. Academy Blvd., 594-6966


Best Art Supplies

Gold

Hobby Lobby Creative Centers

Three locations around town

www.hobbylobby.com

Silver

H.R. Meininger Co.

201 S. Weber St., 578-8070

www.meininger.com

Bronze

Art Hardware

402 S. Nevada Ave., 635-2348

www.arthardware.com

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