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Party Across America!

I recently had the opportunity to interview author Michael Guerriero. His new book, “Party Across America! 101 of the Greatest Festivals, Sporting Events and Celebrations in the U.S.” arrives in book stores this November. This book makes  a great stocking stuffer!   Pre-orders are available  on Amazon. Read all about “Party Across America!” by going to: party-across-america-filtermist1

The Lyric Cinema Café in Fort Collins, Colorado

  By Heidi Kerr-Schlaefer to the Berthoud Weekly Surveyor Originally published in June 25, 2008     I have long loved the concept of an independent movie theater; a place featuring movies with subtitles, shorts and other unique, unconventional films. As a fanatical French student in high school, I often visited an independent theater called The Lincoln to watch French films. This theater introduced me not only to French film,

I highly recommend The Lyric Cinema Cafe

I have recently added this  establishment to my Blog Roll. It’s called the Lyric Cinema Cafe and it is located at 300 E. Mountain Ave. in Fort Collins, Colorado. I am currently writing an article about this cinema for the Berthoud Weekly Surveyor and will post it here when it runs. This cinema shows great artistic movies you will not be able to find anywhere else in Northern Colorado.  The

NEW: "Happy, Happy Hour" under Restaurant Reviews

An ever evolving list of my favorite happy hour spots. Check out my new page under Restaurant Reviews called Happy, Happy Hours.   I will use this page to keep a running list of my favorite  happy, happy hour restaurants and bars.   It will be added to periodically, so keep checking in! Also, I would love to know about your favorite happy hours!!  Feel free to leave your comments

-Karaoke Contest a Sham

Last night we attended a karaoke contest at Chipper Lanes in Fort Collins. The contest was touted as an international karaoke contest with live judges. The winner receives $4,000 and a recording session. The contest  started last night and runs  for several months with the winners of each session competing  in a semi-final  and eventually  traveling to  Florida to compete in the finals.   A good friend from Denver is