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50 Years After the Beatles: Isn’t It Time for Another Political & Cultural Revolution?

By John Whitehead —   “You gotta remember, establishment, it’s just a name for evil. The monster doesn’t care whether it kills all the students or whether there’s a revolution. It’s not thinking logically, it’s out of control.”—John Lennon (1969) It’s … Continue reading

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Morgan Community College to pursue Glenn Miller documentary

Fort Morgan Times — Morgan Community College President Dr. Kerry Hart has announced the approval to pursue producing a documentary about Glenn Miller’s formative years in Fort Morgan. “The consent of Jonnie Miller Hoffman, Glenn Miller’s daughter, is wonderful news. … Continue reading

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Thousands honor Elvis on anniversary of his death

Sterling Journal Advocate — Elvis Presley fans from around the world made their annual pilgrimage to Graceland on Thursday to pay their respects to the rock n’ roll icon with a solemn candlelight vigil on the 36th anniversary of his death. … Continue reading

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Sandi Patty to share life through music in Greeley

  by Jack Minor –       Multi-platinum contemporary Christian artist Sandi Patty says she is looking forward to coming to Greeley this Friday where she plans to offer a message of hope as she brings a story through … Continue reading

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Brush church to host Blackwood Legacy group

What do you get when you combine a nationally recognized singer who is also one of the finest emcees in Gospel music, a home schooled piano playing genius, a talented tenor and the great-grandson to one of the founding father … Continue reading

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Jeffco approves bond measure but money won’t go to students

by Peter Grady –   While Greeley/Evans District 6 has formed an exploratory committee about a bond issue this November, the Jeffco school district has already done so, however critics say very little funding will actually go to benefit students. … Continue reading

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UCCC $58 tickets to Taj Mahal for $29

Staff Reports —   GREELEY – This week’s deal gets you two tickets to Taj Mahal this Saturday, May 19,  at 7:30pm at the Union Colony Civic Center Experience Taj Mahal and his band for this onetime concert only. Describe … Continue reading

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Greeley’s Pirate 104.7 – #4 in America

by Matt Lacy – A recent and extensive Federal Communications Commission report reveals that Greeley’s Pirate 104.7 FM is ranked number 4 out of 1,000 radio stations nationwide in its class. Several criteria and measuring mechanisms were used in the … Continue reading

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Baptists to hold massive Easter egg hunt

Staff Reports — As part of their Easter services, Faith Bible Baptist Church will have an Easter egg hunt involving several thousand eggs on four acres of property. The church which is located at 320 35th Avenue will hold the … Continue reading

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Randy Travis coming to Greeley

February 7, 2012 (GREELEY, CO) Randy Travis will celebrate his silver anniversary with a stop inGreeley, on his 30 city tour, at theUnionColonyCivicCenteron Saturday, February 18 at 7:30 pm.   Travis marked the beginning of his 25th year in the … Continue reading

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Blues Brothers coming to town

Staff Reports — January 19, 2012 (GREELEY, CO) It’s been almost thirty years since brothers, Jake and Elwood Blues, played by John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd, invited the world to join them on a ‘mission from God’ in The Blues … Continue reading

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Greeley announces lineup for 2012 blues jam

Staff Reports — Jimmie Vaughan will headline the Greeley Blues Jam on Saturday, June 9th at Island Grove Park Arena in Greeley, Colorado.  The festival, now in its hosting its 8th year, will continue the tradition of multiple headlining acts … Continue reading

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Internet giants oppose bill that could make posting online videos a crime

by Jack Minor – Two bills in Congress have sparked a fierce backlash after critics say it could make it a felony for parents to post a video of their children singing a copyrighted song. The House sponsored Stop Online … Continue reading

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Greeley Figure Skaters Take Home the Gold!

       Ashley Cullen, 9, and Nica Digerness, 11, demonstrated their athletic prowess when they brought home the gold from the State Games of America.  They had the honor of representing the State of Colorado figure skating while in … Continue reading

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So the kids don’t like to swim…how about dance lessons?

  Berthoud Dance Company  Summer fun activities come in a variety of opportunities, from swimming and amusement parks to painting and pottery, to jazz and ballet dance lessons. David Mineo, Artistic Director of Berthoud Dance Company in Berthoud, Colorado has … Continue reading

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It’s not too late to attend multi-day music event

Staff What: Violin virtuoso Lee England Jr. brings his talent and charisma to the Boys & Girls Club of Metro Denver for a very special performance and Q&A with 175 lucky young souls. England Jr., who for the second year … Continue reading

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Victoria J. “Vickie” Allison

Victoria J. “Vickie” Allison, 64 of Evans, passed away on Wednesday, March 23, 2011 at the North Colorado Medical Center in Greeley. Vickie was born on November 1, 1946 in Greeley to Raymond Keith and Joyce Dorothea (Bolin) Snyder. She … Continue reading

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How to help those who suffer from Alzheimer’s

Alzheimer’s is a disease that causes thinking problems, memory problems and confusion. Because it is a progressive disease that worsens over time, it is important to enroll your suffering family member in an adult day care program early on as … Continue reading

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Winter Blues? Try This!

By Mike Bauman As the days get shorter, people often struggle with the winter blues.  Are you feeling down in the dumps? Are you having one of those days that just seem like nothing goes right? Are you looking for … Continue reading

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Scott principal up to the challenge

By Jack Minor While some might be discouraged by looming budget cuts and a devastating playground fire just a few weeks before the start of school, Scott Elementary School principal Dr. Blakley Wallace is upbeat. Dr. Wallace is arguably the … Continue reading

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Concert Under the Stars

By Mike Bauman For this week’s date you will need to choose one of three free “Concert Under the Stars” events at the University of Northern Colorado.  The concerts are being held July 13th, 20th, and 27th at 8 p.m.  … Continue reading

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The Church should be a Cheeseburger

Don’t worship there they only sing hymns. They are strange they speak in tongues. That church is full of holy rollers. All they do is say the same prayer over and over. Sit, stand, and kneel. The worship is too … Continue reading

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Dinner for Two

By Mike Bauman This week’s date is another surprise. What You’ll Need: Your spouse’s favorite recipe and everything needed to prepare it exactly as they like it. Candles Soft, romantic music A willing collaborator who is a close friend of … Continue reading

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How well do you know US Flag Etiquette?

Researched by Rish Burkholder For the Greeley Gazette In honor of Flag Day, which is Monday, June 14 we want to offer our readers a refresher course in US Flag Etiquette. The Flag Code, which formalizes and unifies the traditional … Continue reading

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Spotlight on Business

Java Time By Rebekah Elliott A new coffee shop opened in late March on the West side of the Greeley Mall. However, it’s not your usual java fix. Java Time hosts live music on Fridays, usually featuring acoustic and soft … Continue reading

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Annessa May Sanchez

Annessa May Sanchez, 15, of Greeley, CO was called home, Wednesday, April 21, 2010 from her home in Greeley. She was born October 11, 1994 in Greeley to Ernest Sanchez and Velvet Perea. She grew up in Greeley where she … Continue reading

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