Hughes fetes 80th at Cucuru

       Dave Hughes, a retired military colonel, telecommunications pioneer and Westside leader for 30-plus years, will celebrate his 80th birthday Sunday, May 18, from 2 to 4 p.m. with friends and well-wishers at the Cucuru Gallery Cafe, 2332 W. Colorado Ave. Dave Hughes displays a couple of telecommunications devices.
Westside Pioneer file photo
       According to Hughes' son David, anyone who would like to drop by is welcome. Asked what will take place, he replied, I would say Colonel Hughes will pontificate on local history, [and there will be] storytelling and a chance to say hello and thank you for his service to the Westside.

Westside Pioneer/press release