Community News

  • Medicare series

        The Brighton Senior Center’s final installment in series of free, informational Medicare forums concludes with an enrollment help day from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Nov. 20. SHIP counselors will be on hand to help research the best plan for seniors and assist in sign up. Thirty-minute appointment slots are available. Call 303-655-2075 to schedule an appointment.

  • Bergkamp serves as U.S. Air Force pilot

    Air Force First Lt. Jonathan Bergkamp serves in the United States Air Force as pilot flying KC-135 aircraft and is deployed to assist in fueling missions.

        Bergkamp, a graduate of Weld Central High School in Keenesburg, is the son of Stanley and Romaine Sailas Bergkamp of rural Brighton. He graduated from the United States Air Force Academy in 2007.

  • Bowling fundraiser to benefit ailing youngster

        A local business leads group is stepping up to help an 8-year-old fight a rare disease.
        The Business Leads of America Thornton/Northglenn Chapter will host a bowling fundraiser from 4 to 7 p.m., Nov. 7, at Fat Cats All Out Fun, 10685 Westminster Blvd., Westminster, to help raise money for Anna Marie Dingess.

  • Hansen, Ferne to wed

    Karl E. and Barbara Hansen, of Brighton, announce the engagement and upcoming wedding of their daughter, Katie Sue Hansen, to Russel Lassen Ferne, son of SueAnne Chamberlain, of Anderson, Calif., and Hank Ferne, of Commerce City.

  • Rogers-Kendall to wed

    Mr. and Mrs. Dean S. Rogers, of Brighton, are happy to announce the upcoming marriage of their daughter, Lindsay Ranae Rogers, to Tony D. Kendall Nov. 7, 2010.

  • Major wraps up basic combat training

         Army Pvt. Audrey M. Major graduated from basic combat training at Fort Sill, Lawton, Okla.
         She is the daughter of Christopher Major and Melony Major of Brighton. The private is a 2010 graduate of Brighton High School.

  • Carr, Clark to wed

    Russ and Tammy Carr, of Brighton, proudly announce the engagement of their son, Marshall Thomas Carr, to Jennifer Elizabeth Clark, of Fort Collins.
        Marshall is a 2007 graduate of Brighton High School. He attends Colorado State University where he is majoring in health and exercise science and is employed by Coca Cola Enterprises.

  • Benefit planned for family of late Brighton business owner

    Friends have planned a benefit Sunday for the family of late Brighton business owner Jerry Norris.
        Norris, general manager of the Napa Auto Parts store in Brighton, died Sept. 16. He was 60.

  • Upcoming Events

    Roast beef dinner
        Henderson Community Church, 120th Avenue and Oakland Street, hosts its 50th annual roast beef dinner and bazaar from 5 to 8 p.m., Oct. 2. Cost is $9 for adults and $7 for kids. Call 303-659-4748 for information.

    Southeast Weld Business Expo

  • Vigil graduates basic training

        Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class Matthew J. Vigil graduated from basic military training at Lackland Air Force Base, San Antonio, Texas.
       Vigil is a 2010 graduate of Brighton High School. He is the son of Suzan and Paul Vigil, of Brighton.