Published on Thursday, September 18 2014 12:08
Roads Traveled by Linda L. Osmundson
When you think of grape growing or wine tasting, California’s Napa Valley comes to mind. But, did you know Colorado hosts over ninety wineries with more than thirty on the Front Range? And, the state’s winemaking began over a century ago? Or, some Colorado climates rival California’s grape growing regions?
Published on Thursday, September 18 2014 11:17
THANKS TO ALL
The Commemorative of the September 13, 2013 flood was wonderful. Very heartwarming and sincere. Starting Thursday evening at Planet Bluegrass, the Towns 10 Commissions and their Board Liaisons each gave a brief message of their accomplishments during and after the flood and
Published on Thursday, September 04 2014 16:19
Another week gone by, nice and cool. A little rain, which we need. However, we hold our breath if it keeps raining and raining. It should be a nice fall, with lots of tourists going to see the leaves. Enjoy.
Published on Thursday, September 11 2014 14:39
This is an exciting week. We attended the first flood commemorative gathering hosted by Boulder County at Gateway Fun Park in North Boulder on Sunday, with various maps, papers, videos, programs, and a performance by the Playback Theatre. Really nice, several folks from Lyons were there. It was very heartwarming.
Published on Thursday, September 04 2014 16:02
2014 marks the 100th year since the extinction of the passenger pigeon, one of the most abundant bird species in North America. This bird, which once flew in flocks so large that the sky would be blacked out, was officially declared extinct in 1914 with the passing of Martha, a passenger pigeon at
Published on Friday, September 05 2014 11:07
Each month, the Colorado Department of Agriculture features a different commodity to highlight the variety and quality of products grown, raised or processed in the state. This month the recipe features
Published on Thursday, September 04 2014 15:59
Roads Traveled With Linda L. Osmundson
Boulder County lists many properties on the National Register of Historic Places. Maybe you’ve seen them. If not, here are a few you might view.
Built in 1894-5, the Old Stone Congregational Church (First Congregational Church of Lyons) on the corner of 4th and High Streets received historic designation in 1976. Construction consisted of locally