Published on Thursday, August 28 2014 09:07
To quote a line from the movie The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance, “This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.” And one of the legends around Lyons is that the bullet hole in
Published on Thursday, August 28 2014 08:49
Sometimes things just need to be pointed out before you become aware. That’s the case for me, at least as it pertains to the Raoul Vasquez Stage and the Thursday night summer concerts in Sandstone Park.
Published on Thursday, August 28 2014 08:31
By Amy Reinholds
Work from a College of Architecture and Planning graduate course at the University of Colorado Denver that addresses post-disaster housing redevelopment engagement and visioning will be presented at a
Published on Thursday, August 28 2014 07:47
By Kathleen Spring
Why did families living in Lyons in the fall of 2013 feel like families living in Lyons in 1860? This year’s Lyons History Camp attendees can explain that both families went without electricity, they had to cook over a fire, there was no heat, and they had to poop outdoors! Yes, reading from the journals of settlers
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 13:23
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 12:57
The Board of County Commissioners have approved resolutions to place two countywide issues on the November ballot. One asks voters to approve
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 12:35
Cool nights, hot days, and the start of school reminds us summer’s end is near. Have you enjoyed all those outdoor activities you planned at the beginning of the season? There’s still time. Here are some suggestions of things to do before the weather turns cold.
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 12:16
Another week gone by. A fun week for kids before school, which started Monday, August 18. It is exciting to see the moms and dads taking their kids to school hand-in-hand. Parents, we love you for wanting the “best” for your kids; the best home, the best town, the best school, the best