Published on Monday, November 18 2013 13:24
Put on your reindeer antlers and get ready for some holiday cheer! The Northern Colorado Arthritis Jingle Bell Run/Walk® on Saturday, December 14, 2013, 8 am - Noon, at Colorado State University is a fun and festive way to kick off your holidays by helping others! Arthritis is the leading cause of disability in the United States so wear a holiday themed costume or tie jingle bells to your shoelaces and run or walk a 5 kilometer route to help Arthritis and celebrate the season by giving.
Visit here to register today.
Published on Sunday, November 17 2013 14:01
AARP Foundation Tax-Aide, the nation’s largest free, volunteer-run tax preparation and assistance service, is seeking volunteers across the state to help Colorado taxpayers who are seeking assistance preparing and filing their 2013 tax returns.
Volunteers do not need to be an AARP member or retiree to participate. Tax-Aide is particularly in need of volunteers who are bilingual in English/Spanish to support the increasing number of Spanish-speaking taxpayers seeking assistance.
Published on Thursday, November 14 2013 09:16
Volunteer Reconstruction Headed Our Way
If your home in Lyons was damaged by the flood and you are in need of assistance in getting your house ready so you can move back, help is on the way. Volunteers are coming to the Lyons area to offer their remodeling/building services to restore uninhabitable houses back to homes.
Please visit this website to submit a request. For detailed questions/answers call Edward Kean 303-589-2727.
Published on Thursday, November 14 2013 10:12
Last Thursday, November 7, at approximately 12:40 p.m., Deputies from the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office and members of the Lyons Fire Protection District responded to the Black Bear Inn Restaurant concerning a container containing, what was later determined to be zinc cyanide (a highly poisonous substance) that had been dropped off next to aRead more: Hazardous Material Dumped In Lyons
Published on Thursday, November 14 2013 09:15
Boulder Ballet and Boulder Philharmonic are giving back to the Boulder Valley and St. Vrain Valley School Districts through their in-school ticket-sales program. Through this program, schools receive 20% of the proceeds from all tickets sold from their school. In past years, the total has amounted up to $7,000. This year, sales are nearly at $4,000 and are expected to increase through Friday.
Proceeds will be announced and checks will be given to representatives from each school this Saturday, November 9 at 5:30 p.m., at The Dairy Center for the Arts. At a time when funding for public schools is in need, this program is a tremendous benefit to the entire community.Read more: Boulder’s Nutcracker Gives Back To Local Schools
Published on Thursday, November 14 2013 09:49
Thank you to the Town of Lyons Staff who we are so thankful to have, through and so indebted to you for your selfless, tireless and relentless pursuit of putting our town back together in the safest and speediest way possible. Without the leadership, guidance and appropriate level of command you have demonstrated, we would still be in our muckRead more: Thank you the Town of Lyons Staff
Published on Thursday, November 14 2013 00:00
Unincorporated Boulder County residents are asked to report roadside flood debris piles ready for collection, as well as debris piles that they are unable to move to a roadway due to size, magnitude or location, by completing the Flood Debris Reporting Form online.
When filling out the form, please be very specific about debris pile locations. If possible, give a specific address, tax ID number for the property, cross roads, creek names or any other identifying information. The form also accepts photo attachments and it is encouraged to submit photos of the debris and surrounding area. Any details available about theRead more: Utilize Flood Debris Removal Reporting Form