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Friday, November 21, 2014

‘Community News’ Archives

New Northern Water Summer How-To Series

New Northern Water Summer How-To Series

New Northern Water Summer How-To Series Offers Insight on Water Efficiency in Landscaping and Watering BERTHOUD – Starting in April, Northern Water is offering a free how-to series of seminars on improving water efficiency in landscaping and watering. The midday seminars will cover a range of topics such as Xeriscape’s seven principles, lawn installation and maintenance, irrigation guidelines and cost-effective water conservation. The seminars will run from 12:30 to about 1:15 ... Full Story

Berthoud Fire Beat — March 2010

Berthoud Fire Beat — March 2010

  Berthoud Fire Protection District Incident Activity for March Monday, March 1 BFPD responded to a motor vehicle accident on County Road 17 and US Highway 287. There was heavy damage to both vehicles.  One person was injured and transported.   Tuesday, March 2 BFPD responded to a reported gas leak on First Street. The business owner had cut a line while drilling a hole with his tractor. Excel responded and the crew stayed at the scene until the line was clamped ... Full Story

The “Bean” is closed, Windy says goodbye

The “Bean” is closed, Windy says goodbye to Berthoud

Citing the construction on Mountain Avenue, from which she never fully recovered, and facing another summer of construction, Windy Castle has called it quits. She told customers on Saturday that it was her last day. The business remains closed on Monday, but the sign on the door says the restaurant expects to reopen soon under new management. Unconfirmed reports are that the previous owner, Michelle Lebeque is planning on opening again as soon as ... Full Story

Serious accident at Highway 287 intersection

Serious accident at Highway 287 intersection

Demolished Subaru at the northeast corner of the intersection of US Highway 287 and Mountain Avenue. Berthoud emergency personnel responded to a report of a four-car motor vehicle accident on US Highway 287 at State Highway 56 on Wednesday afternoon. The accident happened a few minutes before 4 p.m. and scattered car parts and broken glass over a wide area of the usually busy intersection. Keith Burgess had a ringside seat for the accident. Burgess was sitting at the signal ... Full Story

Retro Bistro closed

Comments on the Berthoud Town Forum indicate that the Retro Bistro has closed its doors. We will provide more information when available. It does appear that the business has been discontinued. The restaurant has not been open and a former employee who has entered the building noted that the cooler and upright freezer have been removed. Police were notified of a verbal disturbance at the business but found no one there when they arrived. However, witnesses said that the two former partners ... Full Story

Lions Club Reverse Raffle

Lions Club Reverse Raffle

Grace Place was bustling on Monday evening as the Berthoud Lions Club held their annual Reverse Raffle. Curtis Wilson, in his white coat and top hat added his usual wit and humor to the evening. Fort Collins Lion, Alan Beatty provide even more humor and delightful songs and tales. There were the usual groans and moans as the names were erased from the big board and dreams of the $1,000 prize evaporated. The eventual winner was not present to accept his prize. Here is the evening in ... Full Story

Hickenlooper visits Berthoud

Hickenlooper visits Berthoud

The EnergyLogic staff poses with Denver Mayor John Hickenlooper at the company office in downtown Berthoud Denver mayor and Democratic Party gubernatorial candidate John Hickenlooper, was in Berthoud on Friday morning. Hickenlooper and his campaign staff came to  visit EnergyLogic, a thriving Berthoud business. Hickenlooper, who says, “I view myself as an entrepreneur on loan to public service,” plans to visit as many towns and as many businesses as possible. In a ... Full Story

Board of Trustees Meeting – March 23, 2010

The Mayor and all Town Trustees were present. An Executive Session was held prior to the meeting to discuss personnel issues. Several items were removed from the agenda: Set public hearing for Ludlow conveyance plat ordinance; Public hearing Parkway Plaza Final Development Plan and Final Plat and Continuation of Prairie Star request for Development Code variance (Prairie Star withdrew request for variance). A Public hearing was held regarding the liquor license and change of location and ... Full Story

Berthoud Schools Fund – the next step

Now that the Berthoud Bash is over, here are the next steps as described by Scott Cavey "After we get all the bills paid we will determine the net amount of money available to purchase technology items with. In the meantime we asked the principals last fall to tell us their key needs in the education arena for their school. The feedback we received was heavy on technology items therefore the push for this year’s BASH was to earn more money to purchase more technology for the schools. The ... Full Story

Senator Bennet’s staff to be in Berthoud

Senator Bennet’s staff to be in Berthoud

Bennet Staff to Hold ‘Conversations with Coloradans’ in Berthoud Berthoud, CO—Staff for Michael Bennet, U.S. Senator for Colorado, want to hear from constituents in Northern Colorado and help those needing assistance with a federal agency. Bennet’s North Central Regional Representative James Thompson will be at the Jumping Bean Coffee House, 434 Mountain Ave., in downtown Berthoud, from 4 to 5 p. m. on Monday, March 29, and available to meet one-on-one with members of the ... Full Story

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