Published on Thursday, May 08 2014 12:31
Correction: In this article about the Lyons Board of Trustees meeting, the author indicated that a few minutes after Mayor John O’Brien reminded everyone in attendance to “please silence their phones,” his phone chirped a little ditty indicating an incoming phone call. Mayor O’Brien was adamant that his smart phone was actually set on a “stopwatch” app, and he was
Published on Thursday, May 08 2014 11:05
The Economic Development Commission of Colorado recently awarded Lyons the “Small Community of the Year Award” for demonstrating economic development support, planning, and investing in long term development, and initiating special projects and strategies to sustain and grow their business community; made up of almost one hundred percent small businesses.
Published on Thursday, May 01 2014 10:37
In order to commemorate the upcoming one-year anniversary of the devastating 2013 flood, a collaborative quilt project will serve as a long-lasting memorial to Boulder County residents’ resiliency. The quilt will follow the theme “Boulder County: Strong and Beautiful.”
Quilters of all types from around the county, the state, and the nation are invited to take this
Published on Thursday, May 08 2014 10:13
On Wednesday, September 11, through Sunday, September 15, Lyons Colorado experienced a weather event that changed the history of the town forever. In five days the rainfall matched the normal accumulated total for a full year. The result was what has been referred to as a “1000 year Flood Event.” During the flood and
Published on Thursday, May 01 2014 09:40
LSU University College presented its annual “Celebration of Excellence” Spring Awards program on April 1, at The Club on Union Square. University College awarded $64,000 through fifty-five scholarships, ten LSU faculty teaching awards, and one LSU Advisor of the Year Award.
Published on Thursday, May 08 2014 09:52
I have known Emma Hall for many years, and I know that she has devoted her life to raising the level of professionalism, organization, and careful investigational capacity of office of the Coroner in Boulder County.
Emma’s compassion is reflected in the twenty-four hours she performs her job and devotes her life to our
Published on Thursday, April 24 2014 23:44
By Diane Goode Benedict
Since the catastrophic floods of 2013, much has been said about raising funds to repair parks, roadways, hiking and biking trails in Colorado. One such drive is to save Meadow Park in Lyons.
The park area was initially mentioned in The Lyons Recorder, December 15, 1910, indicating that the