Born From The Flood And Here To Stay!

After the September 2013 floods in Colorado, the Lyons Community Montessori (LCM) school closed its doors. This was tragic news for the parents and children who were already fragile from their experiences with the flood and who simply wanted to get back into a normal routine. Seeing this need, a group of parents from LCM began working together to start a new Montessori-based preschool. Heartened by the community’s optimism and emboldened by the size of the task at hand, parents got to work.

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Lyons Garden Club's "Plant it Forward" Project Begins

The Lyons Garden Club completed its first “Plant it Forward” project this past Sunday afternoon (September 7). The group installed perennials at a Lyons residence, whose yard had been damaged from last year’s flood. After weeding and amending the soil, a varity of flowers were planted, and the damaged area was completely transformed to a beautiful flower garden! Many of

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Thank you from the Bottom of Our Hearts

As the one-year anniversary of the September flood approaches, we at the Lyons Recorder wish to thank all of those people who helped keep the paper afloat during a most difficult time.

Thanks go out to all of our contributors who submit articles, photos, and columns, your contributions make this paper truly a voice of and for the community. To all of our faithful advertisers who continued to advertise with us, even though they had much larger issues to deal with, we can’t thank you enough. To all of our faithful readers and subscribers, thanks for your continued

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Permanent Flood Exhibits And Boland Dedication

By Kathleen Spring
The Lyons Historical Society takes pride in its good reputation of preserving Lyons history. The significant hundred-year flood of September 2013 will have its place in the Lyons Redstone Museum, both in a permanent exhibit, and in the archive of documents, artifacts, and multi-media for future generations to

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Hero List Still Open to Nominees

A massive list of names of heroic people and groups who helped with Lyons recovery were put together over the past few months.  A seven foot poster of the Heroes' names will be on permanent display at the museum.  There will always be names that were

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Our Office Is Your Office: Lyons Disaster Recovery Manager Is A Team Player

By Janaki Jane, Colorado Spirit
“You have to give people hope,” Debra Lee Pearson says of the residents in Lyons impacted by  the floods. Pearson was hired at the beginning of July as the Disaster

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Stranded Big Elk Community Bands Together

By Kathleen Spring
The rain began late September 11. The next morning, at 1:01 a.m., Boulder Dispatch sent a “911 tone” to the Big Elk Fire Department to respond to a 911 Rescue Call on Larimer County Road 47 (CR 47) close to

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Community Summit Gives Guidance to Non-Profits 
Hosted by Lucky’s Market, partnership creates pathway for positive community change

Lucky’s Market, along with the Longmont Community Foundation and the Longmont Chamber of Commerce, hosted a community summit at the Xilinx Summit Retreat Building on Friday, August 22nd.

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Mayor Calls Out Channel 9 News

By Joseph Lekarczyk
Fitness magazines tell us, “60 is the new 40,” while fashion articles say, “Purple is the new black.” After Monday night’s Board of Trustees (BOT) pre-meeting workshop, it could be said in Lyons that,

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