Published on Tuesday, August 26 2014 11:03
The Birding Fair has a new name, new location and more pizzazz! Everyone is invited to a free day of fun on Saturday, September 27, 7 am - 3 pm. Live animals, interactive activities, music, food, vendors, presentations, and giveaways are on the agenda for the day. Bring the whole family to Nix Natural Area in Fort Collins for this all-day nature celebration. Visit www.larimer.org/noconaturefestival for more info, including a full agenda of activities.
Published on Monday, August 25 2014 16:31
The Boyd Ponds State Wildlife Area (SWA) will close permanently Aug. 29. Colorado Parks and Wildlife (CPW) has sold the property to a private entity.
Boyd Ponds, a 176-acre wildlife area, has been available as a day-use hunting and angling site for
Published on Monday, August 25 2014 11:01
ASSE International Student Exchange Programs (ASSE) is seeking local host families for international high school boys and girls. These students are 15 to 18 years of age, and are coming to this area for
Published on Friday, August 22 2014 09:44
Hopelight Medical Clinic is pleased to announce that it will host a Family 9HealthFair on October 18. This event is open to the entire community and will offer a variety of free and low-cost health screenings for both adults and children. Now in its 36th year, 9HealthFairs will take place this fall in a dozen locations around Colorado. This is the first time a fall fair has been located in Longmont. Participants will be able to obtain information about their health and discuss any medical questions or concerns
Published on Friday, August 22 2014 00:00
By Julia Herz
Tonight when I see her on the bus I am reminded how I now keep snacks in my office and backpack and purse in a fashion I never would have thought of as logical before. I am reminded how a few hundred people are still not back in their homes or have simply moved away. I am reminded how much the 500 year flood of Lyons, Colorado, rocked our world, and I’m reminded how my feelings out of necessity have been pushed aside for a later time and I guess that time is now.
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 13:38
By Janaki Jane, Colorado Spirit
Rumor has it that some islands have started to work on their floats for the Lyons Islands Parade already. Other islands aren’t there yet. No matter which, everyone interested is invited to come to one of the planning meetings to meet others, to sign up, and to exchange ideas.Read more: Islands Floats Planning Meetings Aug. 27-29 at Rogers Hall
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 13:28
Summer is in full swing here in Colorado, and that means the gardens are really starting to produce. One can hardly keep up with the harvesting of fresh, ripe fruits and vegetables. The Lyons Farmette continues their popular summer-long series of “garden to table” dinners this week with a very
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 13:23
by Janaki Jane
Hundreds of FolksFest attendees lined up Sunday evening to receive small bags of multicolored sand as a blessing from the Tibetan Buddhist monks
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 13:17
Town of Lyons Administrator Victoria Simonsen want residents to be aware that scammers are calling local residents and businesses telling them that if they don’t pay their utility bill by credit card over the phone, they will have their utilities shut off.