‘Area News’ Archives
A gift of life: Berthoud man to be featured in Rose Parade By Magdalena Wegrzyn © 2010 Longmont Times-Call Lamirato, a 2007 Berthoud High School graduate and organ donor, will be honored with a floragraph — a memorial portrait crafted from floral and organic materials — at the 122nd Tournament of Roses Parade on New Year’s Day.
Kindergarten teacher Millie McCloy was taken by surprise Thursday morning when she was recognized with the Champions Excellence In Education Award. Champions’ area manager, Stephanie Roberts, used the occasion of the Berthoud Elementary teachers’ breakfast to make the presentation. McCloy teaches kindergarten classes at the school, but is employed by Champions®, an organization that provides extended learning experiences. McCloy provides the extra half-day of ... Full Story
The University of Northern Colorado hosted its fall graduation ceremonies Friday, Dec. 10, and Saturday, Dec. 11, at Butler-Hancock Hall. Approximately 175 candidates received their master’s, doctoral and specialist degrees in the Graduate School ceremony at 7 p.m. Friday, December 10. The featured speaker was UNC professor emerita of Psychological Sciences and author Jeanne Ellis Ormrod. Ormand taught at UNC for 22 years between 1976 and 1998, and has authored several popular ... Full Story
The Thompson School District Accountability Advisory Committee which monitors school effectiveness plans and the district's accountability process will meet at 6:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 14th at the Administration Building in the Boardroom, 800 South Taft Avenue, Loveland. The public is invited.
Rarely Exceeds Dull By Thomas N. Few movies can boast as much star power as Robert Schwentke’s RED. With big-name actors such as Bruce Willis, Morgan Freeman, Helen Mirren, John Malkovich, and cameo of old-timer Ernest Borgnine, one might think Red is a recipe for success, yet it proves a good film is not made with sheer star power alone. The film begins with RED, Retired and Extremely Dangerous, CIA agent Frank Moses (Willis) being attacked by a government hit squad. After escaping ... Full Story
Arc Thrift Stores of Colorado Announces its 2010 “Must Have” White Elephant Gifts
BOARD OF TRUSTEES SPECIAL MEETING DECEMBER 7, 2010 BOARD ROOM 7:00 P.M. 1. Mainstreet Update Dir. Eric Boyd 30 minutes 2. Historical Society Presentation/Re: Museum Administrator Hart/Mark French 15 minutes 3. Draft 2011 budget ... Full Story
Berthoud Police Beat - November Monday, November 1 A 1978 Ford truck was taken from the parking lot at Log Cabin Liquor. A report from 400 Mountain Avenue was attributed to wind damage. A noise complaint in the 1500 block of Fourth Street was a loud music system and the responding officer gave the players a verbal warning. A written warning was placed upon an unlicensed vehicle parked in the 900 block of Seventh Street. Police responded to the 100 block of Welch ... Full Story
Berthoud Fire Protection District Incident Summary for November 2010 Monday, November 1 BFPD assisted with a medical call on Fourth Street for a person having seizures. The patient was transported. BFPD responded to a medical call on Sioux Drive for a patient who had fallen. The crew assisted TVEMS with transporting the patient. Tuesday, November 2 BFPD assisted TVEMS with a medical call for breathing problems on Welch Ave. The patient was transported. BFPD ... Full Story