About Town with LaVern Johnson - August 20, 2015

Another week gone by. Panic set in Friday night during that great downpour, causing damage to streets, etc. But it did eventually end, and all is well. 

FOLKS FESTIVAL was full with the Song School and three days of concerts. The streets in town where full too (they should have gone to Bohn Park and paid $2 a day or $5 for three days for parking). However, they are friendly folks just here to enjoy the music, and the town

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About Town with LaVern Johnson - August 13, 2015

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Here it is another week, and soon, it’ll be time for school to start (see this weeks plans below).
It is time for Rock Mountain Folks Festival, and the town is filling up. Song School, concerts, most days and nights are sold out. It is enjoyable. If you don’t go, put up your signs, sit outside, and enjoy the music. 

HOUSING 
The Lyons Arts and Humanities Commission is looking into funding for a Create Art Housing project like in Loveland, a

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About Town with LaVern Johnson - July 30, 2015

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What a weekend! The Festival was full with crowds pouring over onto the streets, alleys, etc. wherever they could squeeze in, instead of going to the Festival Parking. However, the music was great, and the town took in a fair amount of sales tax and camping/parking fees so maybe it is a trade off. A lot of Lyons residents get discounts, volunteer, work, and get free tickets to enjoy the weekend. Also, many folks enjoyed music from

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About Town with LaVern Johnson - August 6, 2015

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About Town with LaVern Johnson - July 23, 2015

Another week gone by; a nice one, hot but not a lot of rain. Everything is green and beautiful. It cools off at night here in Colorado. Ah, a great state in which to live.

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