Published on Thursday, September 18 2014 13:22
Last September, Lyons resident and CU professor Nick “Space Cowboy” Schneider and a team from the university celebrated over a decade of work with the launching of a Mars orbiter called MAVEN, which will collect vital data about the Martian atmosphere and perhaps give some insight into what happened to ninety-nine percent of the water on the planet.
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 13:28
Summer is in full swing here in Colorado, and that means the gardens are really starting to produce. One can hardly keep up with the harvesting of fresh, ripe fruits and vegetables. The Lyons Farmette continues their popular summer-long series of “garden to table” dinners this week with a very
Published on Thursday, June 05 2014 15:06
By Steve Fankhouser
A new event included in the Lyons Outdoor Games this year was a “Corn Hole” beanbag toss tournament. Two local Lyons companies sponsored the event, “Spirit Hound Distillery” and “Solbites All Natural Snacks.” For those of you unfamiliar with this fast growing back yard past time, “Corn Hole” consists of two slanting platforms 24” X 48” with a 6”
Published on Thursday, June 05 2014 12:39
JUNE IS HERE! Hot weather, lots of snowmelt runoff, and some flooding. People are putting sandbags out, so we will hope for the best! The roses. spirea, poppies, tulips, and all the spring flowers are at their best.
SMALL COMMUNITY OF THE YEAR! We congratulate everyone in our town, for BEING STRONG. Lyons was honored as the Small Community of the Year, with a plaque presented by Jay Molito, Chairman of the Economic Development
Published on Thursday, May 29 2014 09:53
It was a lovely Memorial Day, but always sad when we think of our departed loved ones, family, and friends. A trip to the Lyons Cemetery, found lots of folks we used to know buried there (their last resting place) two or three deer prancing
Published on Thursday, May 01 2014 10:43
Roads Traveled With Linda L. Osmundson
Now with all port visits ended, the ship headed to San Diego without stopping. Two days and three nights of smooth waters allowed time to relax rather than think of all I needed to do to get
Published on Thursday, April 24 2014 16:19
By Renée Haip
The Boulder County Track and Field Championships, commonly referred to as BoCo, is not your ordinary meet. Beyond showcasing the wealth of high caliber talent to be found in the county’s two school districts (St. Vrain and Boulder Valley), BoCo has a tradition of honoring and celebrating the sport, its athletes,
Published on Thursday, March 27 2014 09:31
This Friday, March 28 the monthly Open Mic" variety show" in Allenspark's Old Gallery Community Center - converted to a wine cellar. Enjoy local talent and potluck snacks, desserts, and beverages, (b.y.o. alcohol) -- All kinds of acts welcome –
Published on Thursday, March 20 2014 14:40
Managing Stress: Part 3 of 3
By Dr. Sara Hart
It is probably true that if you take any given person and send them to a tropical island removing all of their responsibilities they will probably feel great. Stress is a major contributing factor to illness and unhappiness. It is the single most consistent factor that decreases lifespan and contributes to premature death and disease.