Published on Thursday, July 23 2015 16:31
Prior to Monday night’s regularly scheduled Board of Trustees (BOT) meeting, the Gang of Seven (six actually, although Mayor Pro Tem Connie Sullivan was on speakerphone) held a ninety-minute workshop to discuss marijuana. Good thing, since the six-month moratorium for issuing new marijuana related business licenses is set to expire in mid-September. Town Administrator Victoria Simonsen pointed out that since 2009, Town officials and staff
Published on Thursday, July 23 2015 16:26
Blue Dream, a new gift store located in the Lyons Village Central Plaza on East Main Street opened last week, just in time for the arrival of the Festivarians for RockyGrass. The shop will specialize in local art, greeting cards, hemp products (T-shirts, hats, etc.), as well as glass pipes and other paraphernalia. Store manager Roderick Moreland says he also plans to carry items aimed at the many outdoor enthusiasts who live in the area, including a waterproof 110-watt speaker system that can be mounted on your kayak!
Published on Thursday, July 23 2015 13:41
Lyons resident Patrick Ward has been ruled competent to stand trial for the death of Boulder resident Michel Van Duym, who was riding his bike through Lyons when he was struck by Ward at the intersection of Second Avenue and East Main Street (Rte. 36) on May 11, 2013. Ward is scheduled to go on
Published on Thursday, July 23 2015 16:21
Lyons resident Laura Richardson has recently opened Haven, a home and design decorating store featuring unique antique, re-purposed furniture, lighting, clothes, accent pieces, and more. Just the right touch, that can’t be found anywhere else, no matter how hard you look. Haven is located here in Lyons behind the Upholstery Shop on Third Avenue between Main and Broadway. Store hours may vary, but generally are Wednesday and Thursday 11 a.
Published on Thursday, July 23 2015 12:08
Boulder County Parks & Open Space will host a public open house on Tuesday, July 28, from 5:30 to 7 p.m., (with a short presentation at 6 p.m.) in the Charlotte Houston Room in the Clerk and Recorder’s Office (1750 33rd Street, Boulder) for an update to the Boulder County Comprehensive Plan’s Open Space Element.
County staff will present plans and goals for updating the existing Open Space Element (OSE) of the Boulder County Comprehensive Plan. The meeting will include a presentation on the background of the Comprehensive Plan and Open Space Element, the purpose of the update, and draft versions of the
Published on Thursday, July 23 2015 15:05
Many of you have probably received a yellow or green card in the mail saying in bold print – “WATER UPDATE.” Then it goes on to say, they haven’t been able to contact you by phone or home visit, and to please contact Miss Gardner within 72 hours, and then lists a number and times to call.
When a call was made to the number, a sweet-voice young thing explains that Miss Gardner is currently out, but that they contacted you because of “reports” about the water quality in your particular area; discoloration, funny taste or smell, etc. And they would be pleased to come to your home and do a free “instantaneous” test to determine what needs to be done to rectify the situation.
Published on Thursday, July 16 2015 14:55
Oskar Blues Brewery’s 2015 Burning CAN Beer Fest was an epic day for outdoor enthusiasts, craft beer aficionados, adventure sports fans, and live music lovers to soak up the ColoRADo sunshine and revel in good times. Throughout the day, festival goers enjoyed an all-can beer fest, watched the Lyons Outdoor Games, participated in the first-ever Beer Relay, and grooved to free music by the New Orleans based band the Revitalists.
Over 2,000 attendees gathered at Bohn Park in for Burning CAN and the Lyons Outdoor Games. Sixty-five “can-centric” breweries from across the U.S.