Lyons Flood Support Group, Renter Education, Plus A Free Lunch

By Meg Waters
A month ago, this column covered a Boulder-based support group called “After the Flood: You are Not Alone.” The meetings have been so successful that the program has extended to include groups in Lyons and Longmont. The Lyons flood support group started last week; it meets on Wednesday evenings, from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m., at the Walt Self Community Building, 335 Railroad Avenue. The Longmont group meets on

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BoCo Issues Floodplain Management Report

The Boulder County Transportation Department, as a required function of its participation in the National Flood Insurance Program’s Community Rating System, has issued its annual progress report for the Floodplain Management Plan. 

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Report Potential Emergency Flood Hazards To 911

Lyons resident Larry Quinn, who lives along the banks of the South St. Vrain River, sent a “pointed” letter to the Boulder County Commissioners concerning the lack of debris removal along the river, and the potential it caused for downstream flooding during the spring run-off (see his

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“Symphonies for Two”

A concert for piano four-hands will be held on Sunday, April 20, at 7 p.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Boulder. David Korevaar and Margaret Patterson will perform musical masterpieces showcasing the symphonic possibilities of two pianists at one instrument by Mozart, Brahms, and Schubert.

Concert proceeds will support the renovation of The Old Gallery, a nonprofit community center in Allenspark that serves mountain residents. The

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About Town - April 17, 2014

Last week was a strange week; seventy degrees on Saturday and snowing Sunday, and nice again on Tuesday. It helps green the grass, but is scary about the run-off. 

APRIL 15: The day to get your income tax returns in, or file for an extension. This is always a trying day to millions, including yours truly. 

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Lions Lose In A “Beat Down”

By Matt Smith
The Lyons’ Lions baseball team had a pretty good week. They played a total of three games last week, winning two out of the three games. However, the last game of the week was an away game Saturday versus the Eaton Reds. Eaton had their bleachers full of fans on a nice warm

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Lyons Track and Field at Pomona Invitational

By Renée Haip

Dominated by 5A schools, the two-day Pomona Invitational at Jeffco Stadium on Friday and Saturday, April 11 & 12, provided plenty of opportunities for the Lions, the meets sole 2A school, to mix it up with the state’s top track programs. Between the competition caliber and the meet size with as many as ninety competitors in individual events, scoring opportunities were few. One strategy the Lyons’ coaches use to get

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Grant Money For Lyons Businesses

On Thursday, April 17, and Friday, April 18, the Lyons Economic Development Commission, the Lyons Area Chamber of Commerce, and the Small Business Development Center will host a two-part grant seminar for Lyons business owners (for profit, non profit, home businesses, agricultural businesses, property managers, and HOAs) that suffered substantial harm from the September flood, and continue to have unmet

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Easter Service To Be Held In Sandstone Park

Higher Ground Ministries’ annual Easter Sunday Service and Potluck/Easter Egg Hunt, which has traditionally been held at the Wildflower Pavilion at Planet Bluegrass, will this year be held at the Vasquez Stage in Sandstone Park. The service will begin at 11 a.m. with the children’s

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