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Archive for June 18, 2009

Obituary: Byron L. Gaede

Byron L. Gaede, 72, of Berthoud passed away at his residence on June 12, 2009. He was born Dec. 25, 1936, in McPherson, Kan., to Ruben H. and Helen Marie (Davis) Gaede. He graduated from high school in 1955 in Little River, Kan., and worked for DJ Fair Lumber in Sterling, Kan. Gaede was also a volunteer fireman. He was always in the lumber business and worked for Foster Lumber, Diamond Lumber and most recently County Line Lumber. He was a member of the Little River Methodist Church and ... Full Story

Planners Focus on Development Code Revisions

By Sandy Barnes Berthoud Recorder While presenting a draft of the revised Town development code to planning and zoning commission members at the Thursday, June 11 meeting, Planner Tim Katers said the goal is to set standards and rules to follow. “Everything is a negotiating event,” with the present code, Katers remarked. As they scrutinized general provisions of the revised code, planning members voiced concerns about maintaining consistency with the Town’s comprehensive ... Full Story

Summer Job Scene: The Pool is Cool

By Taylor Lee Berthoud Recorder     Throughout Town, anyone should be able to see there are quite a few teens working for various local businesses. Some kids work for restaurants like John Dough’s Pizza or the Jumping Bean while other kids work at the local grocery store — Hays Market. But then there are also those working for the Berthoud's Parks and Recreation department. (more…)

An Evening of Improv

Teens and youth had a good time while developing improvisational skills during a workshop led by Dave Pickard at the Berthoud Library Tuesday evening, June 16. Pickard is offering another improvisation workshop next Tuesday, June 23 at 6:30 p.m. He has previously performed with Theatre Sport in California and appeared on public access TV as a member of The Underground Improvisation based at Colorado University. Here, Anna Miera incorporates dance movements and props along with Xander Pickard ... Full Story

Taylor Made: Planning for College

By Taylor Lee Berthoud Recorder The first time I walked through the doors at Berthoud High School as a freshman I thought that everything was going to be a breeze. Of course there is always apprehension about upperclassmen and stories about mean teachers, but with time it gets easier. As a student who graduated from BHS just this year, there are many words of advice I could think of that would be very valuable to anyone considering furthering their education. (more…)

Meyers Excels at Morningside College

Jessica Meyers, daughter of Raymond and Mona Meyers of Berthoud, was named to the Dean’s Honor List at Morningside College in Sioux City, Iowa for the 2009 spring semester. She achieved a grade point average of 3.67 or better and completed at least 12 credits of coursework above the C level.     Meyers, a sophomore at Morningside, is a past graduate of Berthoud High School. Category:  News - School Category Lead:  Category Secondary Featured Story Home ... Full Story

Miss Colorado USA Pageants Coming To Greeley

The 2010 Miss Colorado USA and Miss Colorado Teen USA pageants will take place at the Union Colony Civic Center (UCCC) in Greeley the weekend of Oct. 31 to Nov. 1. The pageants are the official state preliminaries to the Miss USA and Miss Teen USA competitions. (more…)

Wearing o' the Green: FC Hosts Irish Fest

By Shari Phiel Berthoud Recorder Summer is here, and with it comes any number of fun things to do, including donning your favorite green apparel and quaffing back a few pints of Guinness. This weekend marks the return of one of region’s newest events, the Fort Collins Irish Festival. Moved up by about a month this year, the Irish festival runs June 20-21 in Civic Center Park with the main entrance located at the corner of LaPorte Avenue and Mason Street. Tickets are $10 per day with ... Full Story

Longmont's Everest Restaurant: Simple Pleasures

Everest Restaurant 2130 Main Street #15, Longmont (303) 772-5000 Ahh … Chai Reviewer “X” Berthoud Recorder The Everest Restaurant has some great things going for it — its homey and welcoming atmosphere lets you know this is no snobby overpriced place that is more concerned with form than substance. It is a cozy and simple introduction to authentic Nepalese regional cuisine. Despite its limited number of offerings, the buffet has a lovely range of flavors and textures. The curries ... Full Story


MUSIC Thursday, June 18, 8 to 11 p.m. Oskar Blues Cajun Grill & Brewery, 303 Main St., Lyons Jalan Crossland Band Friday, June 19 Avogadro’s Number — back patio, 605 S. Mason St., Fort Collins Just Jazz Quintet (free show) 5 to 7 p.m. Jalan Crossland with Two Bits a Gander, 8 p.m. Friday, June 19, 7:30 pm Rialto Theater, 228 E. Fourth St., Loveland The Many Performances of Bill Chrastil Entertainer Bill Chrastil portrays superstars Neil Diamond, Jerry Lee Lewis, Willie Nelson, Tom ... Full Story

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