Published on Thursday, August 07 2014 14:29
By Linda L. Osmundson
Mention dementia and someone will tell you of a friend or family member who has/had it. Do you know one of the 35.6 million people worldwide who suffer from dementia? I do. A year ago my husband, Bob, was diagnosed with Progressive Aphasia Dementia just one of dementia’s many names. Alzheimer’s is another. Dementia affects memory, the mind’s ability to word process, and reason. Causes include heredity, vascular disease,
Published on Thursday, July 24 2014 16:11
The Lyons Community Foundation (LCF) is pleased to announce the schedule for its 2014 grants cycle. The LCF granting program focuses on the mission to improve the quality of life, build a culture of giving and encourage positive change for the greater Lyons area.
Published on Thursday, July 10 2014 10:46
This spring and summer, work on the Clarifier Project, a community art project, started a little later than usual, but start they did. In early June, Town Administrator Victoria Simonsen took time out her busy schedule to visit
Published on Tuesday, July 22 2014 11:27
The statewide nonprofit Volunteers for Outdoor Colorado (VOC) has launched its #YourCO digital badge program to recognize those who care for Colorado’s natural resources. The various badges allow people to showcase their skills and achievements in outdoor stewardship online.
To earn a badge, people can either take part in a VOC project or take care of Colorado on their own time via simple, ‘do-it-yourself’ stewardship activities.
“’Do you care for Colorado?
Published on Thursday, July 03 2014 16:45
By Renée Haip
With the crack of the starting gun, more than two hundred and fifty runners charged down a newly designed Lyons 5K River Run course on Saturday morning. Metropolitan State’s number one distance runner Kirk Harvey, donned in Superman attire, immediately took a lead that went unchallenged, finishing in a blazingly