Published on Thursday, May 22 2014 17:36
Following the April 26, “Adopt-A-Tree” planting event, the Lions Club has paid all bills due and retains a tree fund balance of donated money for future tree plantings by the Town of Lyons.
The Lions Club received a total of $11,080, which included Colorado Tree Coalition and CAN’d Aid foundation grants and
Published on Thursday, May 22 2014 17:31
By Janaki Jane
The accompanying graph shows, more or less, how individuals and communities commonly respond to disaster over time.
Looking at it, you can see that at eight months after the September floods we are just about at the bottom of that disillusionment trough.
Published on Thursday, May 22 2014 17:10
Another week gone by, and great weather. It gave folks time to cut their grass, plant some flowers, etc. We had a pretty nice rain, causing the grass to green and the flowers to bloom. Let’s enjoy this nice spring weather while we can.
Published on Thursday, May 22 2014 17:03
Now that the snow has apparently ceased for the season, Lyons “tomato-grower-extraordinaire” Dave Williams has a wide variety of tomato plant starters available for residents who would like to help support the Lyons Depot Library (currently located at 405-A Main Street). Williams over the years has successfully grown many varieties of tomatoes, and has come up with a list of his favorites that
Published on Thursday, May 22 2014 11:58
According to the recent Board of Trustees meeting, the Town of Lyons is now seeking federal funds to expand the population of Lyons. This by facilitating Boulder County Housing Authority construction of major new housing and infrastructure in areas of open land that are presently school playing fields and conservation
Published on Thursday, May 22 2014 11:48
As I walked along the river the other day I came to a fence blocking my way back out to the street. Happily, I did manage to get out, but realized that yet another stretch of river is being denied to us all. Summer is coming and despite their ravagement last September, our rivers continue to provide recreation, peace, and
Published on Thursday, May 22 2014 11:37
This past week the Lyons Garden Club received a big surprise, a check from Eagle Crest Elementary School in the amount of $956! I decided that a simple Thank-you note wasn’t enough for this amazing show of kindness, so I called the school’s secretary, Karen Silveria, to get information on how this gift came about!
Published on Thursday, May 22 2014 11:21
Attention all Lyons travelers, visitors, and those who find themselves driving to Boulder many summer weekends. Again this year, Via Mobility will operate the weekend shuttle service between Boulder and Lyons. Starting Friday, May 23, the shuttle will be offered Friday evenings, Saturday, and Sunday, ending Sunday,
Published on Thursday, May 22 2014 11:13
Mayor Rocks The Crowd
Lyons Mayor John O’Brien welcomed Governor John Hickenlooper, State Representative Jonathan Singer, and about a half dozen other State Representatives and Senators from across the state to Lyons last Saturday (May 16). The confab of politicos gathered along the banks of the St. Vrain River in the ConfluenceRead more: Governor Signs Bills Into Law