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About Town - August 15, 2013

IT’S BACK TO SCHOOL, this Thursday, for all schools in the St. Vrain Valley School District.  All custodians, teachers, and staff have been working hard to get ready for the students.  The students are generally ready to get back to school after a summer of ball, swimming, camps, etc. 

ATTENDANCE: The twenty-four hour direct attendance line at Lyons M/Sr is (720) 494-3844; with a call required within two days if the student is going to be absent, or

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About Town - August 8, 2013

That was a great rain Saturday evening, and nice to have.  Luckily there was not much hail or a tornado with it. We lucked out. I hear over TV that the roofers swarmed into Windsor and Erie on Sunday morning, all trying to get the most jobs. By the signs around town, about two-dozen roofing companies swarmed into Lyons last month, each telling you “they are the best.” How do we know! According to the TV, you should get three bids for replacing your roof, do not pay ahead, and make sure you get a good job.

Tuesday was National Night Out with the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office holding their annual  crime and

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Roads Traveled With Linda L. Osmundson

Finding Fossils Close to Home

I moved to Colorado from Texas right out of college when I was hired to teach in Jefferson County. I stood awestruck at the sight of Red Rocks Amphitheater from the playground of Bear Creek Elementary. Amazed, I listened to my second graders talk about collecting arrowheads at nearby Soda Lakes. Our favorite unit included dinosaurs and a field trip to the Natural History Museum in Denver. That was a long time ago.

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