• Issue of
  • Oct 21-27, 1999
  • Vol. 7, No. 42

Best Of


  • Cover Story
  • Best of Colorado Springs

    Welcome, to our Best Of issue - the best issue of the year! Feast your eyes on all that makes our area funky and fabulous. But first, a letter to you, our readers -- You are the BEST!
  • Local News
  • Endorsements '99

    On Tuesday, November 2, Colorado Springs voters will take to the polls to decide on several key funding issues and to elect school board members. Based on the Independent's research and coverage of key issues, as well as interviews with D-11 and D-20 school board candidates, we offer these endorsements.


  • Letters

    Readers of the CS Independent talk back to the editor.
  • Domestic Bliss

    When I was 17 and a senior in high school, 1972, I read A.S. Neill's "Summerhill." With the enthusiasm and optimism typical of a flower child, I envisioned a whole new world.
  • IQ: Best of 1999
  • IQ
  • IQ: Best of 1999

    Every week, the Independent takes to the streets, in search of your opinion on the latest, breaking news.
  • Public Eye
  • Drinking with the foreigners

    A joke by "The Economist" on how migration is transforming politics in the New West, Ed Bircham's latest antics, and Houston wins the dubious title of becoming the city with the nation's dirtiest air.



  • Movie Picks
  • Film
  • Movie Picks

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


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