Published on Thursday, January 09 2014 13:05
By Joseph Lekarczyk
In the interest of full disclosure, let it be known that the author of this article is married to the Mayor.
When was the last time you saw two to three dozen residents attending a Board of Trustees (BOT) pre-meeting workshop? Never! But that was the case Monday evening as the newly formed Lyons Housing Recovery Task Force met
Published on Thursday, January 09 2014 12:53
Dear Lyons Community,
When I voiced a differing opinion on the best way to enhance library services, I was quickly eliminated from the email distribution of Library Steering Committee and Library District Board notes. So I really don’t even know if either committee
Published on Thursday, December 26 2013 15:18
Christmas morning will be just a little bit merrier this year for hundreds of families in Lyons. Emily Dusel, Executive Director of the Lyons Community Foundation announced that checks totaling nearly one million dollars were mailed last Friday morning (December 20) to residents of the greater Lyons area who were impacted by the September floods.
Published on Thursday, January 09 2014 12:48
Dear Lyons Community,
Thank you to everyone who participated in our 9th Annual Christmas Eve Service. We are especially grateful to Craig Ferguson for his ingenuity in providing a circus tent; allowing us to keep our traditional candlelight gathering at Planet
Published on Thursday, December 26 2013 15:17
With the demise of the Sushi-Matsuri, Lyons has lost a fine restaurant that attracted many pleased customers from other communities in this area.
As one of those patrons, I was disappointed to learn that the restaurant's lease had been terminated. Matsuri became
Published on Thursday, January 09 2014 12:41
As marijuana becomes available for recreational use throughout Colorado, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) and the Colorado State Patrol (CSP) remind motorists that it is illegal to drive while impaired by marijuana. Similar to alcohol, there is an established impairment level in Colorado of five nanograms of active tetrahydrocannabinol
Published on Thursday, December 26 2013 14:51
None of us will forget 2013. About a week after the flood, I was talking with Trustee Lavern Johnson. Even standing amid the debris of a town she has loved and worked for longer than almost any of us, she had the historical perspective to say,