Published on Wednesday, November 26 2014 11:54
By Renée Haip
A small contingent of Lyons High School distance runners accompanied by their coaches, Mark Roberts and Jeff Boelé traveled to Arizona this past weekend to compete at Nike Cross Southwest Regionals at Grande Sports Academy in Casa Grande. Nike Regionals is a post season opportunity for Lyons’ athletes to run a flat and fast, low elevation
Published on Wednesday, November 26 2014 11:45
Last week was Fire Safety Week at Lyons Elementary School. The Lyons Fire District, in conjunction with the Colorado Department of Fire Prevention and Control, brought in the fire safety house from Longmont to help get the students
Published on Thursday, November 20 2014 15:00
Emergency Family Assistance Association (EFAA), an organization providing safety net services for families in need in Boulder and Broomfield Counties, has named Julie Van Domelen its new Executive Director, effective December 1. “We are thrilled to welcome Julie as our new Executive Director. She is a proven, results-oriented leader and a strong advocate for our mission. As demonstrated throughout
Published on Thursday, November 20 2014 14:53
There is a lot of fear around the legal availability of marijuana to adults. Parents are understandably concerned that making the substance accessible through legal channels will increase its proliferation among both teens and adults. Colorado passed Amendment 20
Published on Thursday, November 20 2014 14:07
The Colorado State Forest Service (CSFS) is now accepting applications on a first-come, first-serve basis for more than forty varieties of low-cost seedling trees and shrubs grown at its Fort Collins nursery. Seedlings ordered now will be distributed statewide next spring.
Published on Thursday, November 20 2014 13:54
Opticus Inc., the original Internet supplier of prescription high altitude (glacier) glasses announces their expansion into prescription everyday glasses at their national office located at 419 Main Street in Lyons.
Published on Thursday, November 20 2014 13:53
At a public meeting last Thursday morning (November 13), the Boulder County Commissioners extended the county’s moratorium on new oil and gas drilling permits to July 1, 2018. The decision came after hosting a six-hour public hearing on Monday, November 10, where
Published on Thursday, November 20 2014 13:41
Roads Traveled with Linda L. Osmundson
When my husband was transferred to Phoenix from Denver one summer, we decided to see what the state had to offer by taking a week driving tour. Besides the Grand Canyon, we saw the Mogollon (pronounced mug-e-on) Rim as well as other state highlights.
Published on Thursday, November 20 2014 12:56
In the interest of full disclosure, let it be known that the author of this column is an elected official. Her opinions are hers, and do not necessarily reflect those of the entire Board of Trustees
A cold week went by. I had only 10 degrees on my thermometer. Longmont was below zero, and Greeley was also really cold. It has always been said that Lyons is about 10 degrees warmer in the winter and cooler in the summer, so I guess that proves it. I hope all of