Published on Thursday, August 27 2015 10:10
Adams, Boulder and Denver Counties are teaming up to launch Solar Benefits Colorado, a first-of-its-kind program that offers discounts to encourage many Front Range homeowners to go solar, as well as offering a special discount for purchasing electric vehicles.
Published on Friday, August 21 2015 11:03
The American Red Cross is in need of volunteers to respond to and help prevent the No. 1 disaster in the Denver-metro area: home fires.
The Red Cross is recruiting for two key positions in the Denver-metro area:
Published on Thursday, August 20 2015 14:44
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
Published on Friday, August 21 2015 10:59
Warmer temperatures, the sounds of children playing outside, and baseball on TV can only mean one thing: it is officially summer and the Limon Heritage Museum is open for its 24th season! Venture back to the “good old days” by window shopping at Gates Mercantile, ordering a Coke at Houtz Drug Store, hopping aboard the Pullman Dining Car, or learning a thing or two in the one-room Pioneer Schoolhouse. Colorful, fragrant gardens; one-of-
Published on Thursday, August 20 2015 14:37
Roads Traveled by Linda L. Osmundson
Meriwether Lewis set out to fulfill a wish of President Thomas Jefferson. Jefferson hoped Lewis would discover a water route to connect the Missouri and Columbia Rivers and open up the possibility of western expansion and river transportation from the Atlantic to Pacific. We know the trip as the Lewis and Clark Expedition but Jefferson called it the Corps of Discovery. Their mission was to map a route but also
Published on Thursday, August 20 2015 14:54
By Ken Singer
Annie Grace has bartended at Oskar Blues for nearly ten years, almost as long as she has lived in Lyons. Regulars at the popular bar and restaurant know that Annie remembers their names and favorite beverages and she’s a very huggy person.
Published on Thursday, August 13 2015 14:16
In the interest of full disclosure, let it be known that the author of this column is an elected official. Her opinions are hers, and do not necessarily reflect those of the entire Board of Trustees.
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.
The Lyons Arts and Humanities Commission is looking into funding for a Create Art Housing project like in Loveland, a