Published on Thursday, May 08 2014 13:30
Another week gone by and spring has sprung. Flowers and trees are blooming with an array of blossoms, giving us a feeling that in Lyons, “All will eventually be well!”
Everything seems to be perking up. Some homes in the confluence area are being rebuilt; others are in the
Published on Thursday, May 01 2014 10:03
Another week gone by, and no snow or rain. However, even if the rivers are getting a lot of run-off, the City of Longmont is releasing water (125 to 175 cfs) daily to draw down the reservoir for debris removal, a “little” rain would help. Of course the run-off from all that snow (157
Published on Thursday, April 17 2014 18:58
Last week was a strange week; seventy degrees on Saturday and snowing Sunday, and nice again on Tuesday. It helps green the grass, but is scary about the run-off.
APRIL 15: The day to get your income tax returns in, or file for an extension. This is always a trying day to millions, including yours truly.
Published on Thursday, April 24 2014 16:42
Easter was a glorious day, reminding us that the Lord “rose from the dead” on Easter morning; thus, as did “Our Town of Lyons, Colorado” stated Pastor Emily of the Lyons Community Church. Yes, Lyons rose from the flood, from despair, and things are looking up for most (however, not all) this Easter season. We must “hang in there” for new beginnings and have faith this Easter season.
Published on Thursday, April 10 2014 14:00
FAREWELL TO JULIE, SANDY, AND KIRK, dedicated Mayor and Trustees, who devoted more hours than you can think of, to you the town residents. A farewell reception was given in their honor Monday, before the regular town board meeting. It started with The Quilt store, via Barb Harrison and Laurie Test, presenting each Trustee with a lovely quilt; Town Administrator Victoria Simonsen gave accolades to each, and the big crowd enjoyed