Mac ‘n’ Cheese Melt-off; car repair shops – Loveland Reporter-Herald

Downtown Loveland businesses to hold ‘n’ Meltoff

​Downtown Loveland will hold its second annual ‘n’ Melt-off at 6-9 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 26, at deskchair workspace,  201 E. Fourth St.

Six downtown businesses will team up to create their best beer and pairing, with reigning champs Door 222 and Loveland Aleworks Brewing going up against  Origins and Verboten Brewing and  Sandos and Crowhop Brewing.

Each ticket will include three servings of a specialty mac​ ​’n’ ​c​heese created by each restaurant paired with a beer from each brewery​, and attendees will pick the winner.

Tickets are $55, available at

Lucky’s Diesel Shop closes in Longmont to focus on Loveland site

Lucky’s Diesel Shop recently closed its original location in Longmont after 10 years there to focus on its second shop, located at 127 Barberry Place in Loveland.

“We have already experienced a very warm welcome and have found the people here in Loveland to be wonderful. The town is booming and we are thrilled to be a part of this community,” owner  said in an email.

The business is not a general auto repair shop, instead specializing on working on Ford powerstrokes. It also works on all other Ford makes and models.

The shop has the latest and over 50 years of combined Ford experience with three senior master certified mechanics, including Cash.

For details, call   or visit

Christian Brothers Automotive opens Berthoud shop

has opened a franchise of  Christian Brothers Automotive in Berthoud at 1161 Mountain Ave.

The shop is open five days a week, from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday-Friday, and offers a variety of professional auto care services from simple upkeep and repairs to preventative maintenance.

“When on-duty injuries forced me to retire from , my family and I were looking for opportunities that would best fit our values, and we found…


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