Published on Thursday, November 20 2014 13:41
Roads Traveled with Linda L. Osmundson
When my husband was transferred to Phoenix from Denver one summer, we decided to see what the state had to offer by taking a week driving tour. Besides the Grand Canyon, we saw the Mogollon (pronounced mug-e-on) Rim as well as other state highlights.
Published on Thursday, November 20 2014 12:56
In the interest of full disclosure, let it be known that the author of this column is an elected official. Her opinions are hers, and do not necessarily reflect those of the entire Board of Trustees
A cold week went by. I had only 10 degrees on my thermometer. Longmont was below zero, and Greeley was also really cold. It has always been said that Lyons is about 10 degrees warmer in the winter and cooler in the summer, so I guess that proves it. I hope all of
Published on Thursday, November 20 2014 12:41
The Lady Lions basketball team will enter new territory as they switch leagues from the tough 3A Patriot League, to the 2A Mile High League. Head coach Sandy Mitchell, now in her third season at Lyons, hopes that the move will give the Lady Lion’s a greater opportunity
Published on Thursday, November 20 2014 12:25
Lyons, Colorado, and New York based artist Wopo Holup’s work “2+ 2020 The Chesapeake” opens at the Longmont Museum’s Portal Gallery on Saturday, November 22. The twenty-one foot long artwork is divided into fourteen symmetrically hung pieces of vellum, and
Published on Wednesday, November 19 2014 14:26
By David McIntyre , Lyons Bluesologist, and Chad Melis
I remember many years ago, learning how to make beer in a wooden vat (approximately six feet long by three feet wide and four feet deep) with copper tubing deep in the bowels of 303 Main Street many years ago. Then Dale (Oskar Blues founder Dale Katechis) showing me how to put it in a can, one beer at a time, and explaining to me why aluminum can was a superior way of packaging beer.
Published on Friday, November 14 2014 15:24
Attention all Lyons area bakers; it’s time to dust off your rolling pins and flour sifters, drag out your pie tins, and get your “secret recipe” ready for The Stone Cup’s annual Thanksgiving Pie Contest/Fundraiser.
Published on Friday, November 14 2014 14:38
By Mark Browning
Following voter approval on November 4, of tax funding for the Lyons Regional Library District, the District’s Board of Trustees at its November 6 meeting moved into the initial stage for planning a new library/community resource center.
The Library District Board first reviewed the final voting results, which were 1096 in favor, and 939 opposed (a 54% to 46% margin). Board members were pleased with the large turnout, a 31% increase over 2013, when a
Published on Friday, November 14 2014 13:49
This year your Christmas shopping opportunities in Lyons will be bigger and better than ever. In addition to the annual Holiday Bazaar at the Lyons Elementary School on Saturday, December 6, and Sunday, December 7, this
Published on Friday, November 14 2014 13:18
A four-member volunteer team of planning experts, part of the American Planning Association’s Community Planning Assistance Teams (CPAT) Program, worked with Lyons residents, business leaders, state, and federal officials to offer recommendations for redevelopment following the devastating floods of 2013.