Published on Thursday, March 06 2014 08:32
The Lyons Garden Club is now moving forward with plans to begin cleaning-up and restoring of some landscape areas in town that were damaged during the flood. While some planting areas were severely damaged, there are others, which can be returned to their former beauty with just a little T.L.C., and the help of volunteers.
Published on Thursday, March 06 2014 08:31
By David McIntyre, Lyons Bluesologist
I recently sat down with my favorite musical couple, Taylor and Bonnie Sims. There was so much going on in their collective careers that I wanted to get it straight from their lips.
Let’s start with how they arrived on the local music scene. In 2003 Taylor relocated from Texas to Gunnison Colorado to work on a ranch there. He and Alex Johnstone and Chris Elliott started playing music together and a bond began. They moved back to Texas and with Jessica Smith recorded their first CD there as Spring Creek bluegrass band.
Published on Thursday, February 27 2014 13:58
Three international piano prodigy students, Jerry Chen, age 15, Jason Chiang, age 16 and Jenny Luo, age 17, will perform in the Concert Hall of the Stanley Hotel on Sunday, March 2, at 2 p.m. Each student has been named multiple “National and International First Place Winners”
Published on Thursday, March 06 2014 08:29
Although the ship anchored near Loreto around 7:30 a.m., Bob and I put off going ashore until after an early lunch. Other passengers chose the beach, the aquarium, a clambake, or the daylong trip to San Javier Mission. We planned to meet our private guide outside the oldest mission church of Baja California for a tour of a resort community eight miles away.
Published on Thursday, February 27 2014 13:40
A windy week, with more to come. The TV said we had eighty mile an hour wind gusts! Greg Berman, the Lyons weatherman, is keeping an “eye” on the wind and weather. He has started a network of weather watching, and is meeting with various State and County officials, as well
Published on Monday, March 03 2014 11:32
As Opening Day approaches, the Colorado Rockies and the Colorado Symphony are pleased to announce an historic partnership. Bringing baseball and symphonic music harmoniously together, the Colorado Symphony has created an original theme song to be played at all Rockies home games throughout the 2014/15 season.
Entitled “Take the Field,” the theme was written by Emmy-winning composer Charles Denler of Highlands Ranch. Recorded at Boettcher Concert Hall on February 19, the sweeping, two-minute composition will be broadcast at the beginning of every
Published on Thursday, February 27 2014 00:00
by Lyons Bluesologist, David McIntyre
The Lyons based singer/songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and unforgettable loop artist Arthur Lee Land released his fourth album “Cracked Open” in the spring of last year. Arthur offers a groundbreaking style that is driven by the integration of sophisticated musical, emotional, and