Published on Thursday, December 04 2014 14:14
Editor’s note: To avoid confusion, it should be noted that Colorado’s Low-income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP) is not connected in any way to the Lyons Emergency Assistance Fund (LEAF).
Colorado’s Low-income Energy Assistance Program (LEAP) has begun accepting applications for its 2014/15 season. LEAP is a federally funded program administered by the Colorado Department of Human Services (CDHS) that
Published on Thursday, December 04 2014 14:04
There is a very good chance we, the residents of Lyons, will be voting on more than just whether or not to ban retail marijuana sales within the Town of Lyons come 2015, as the citizens’ initiative from the Save Our Parks And Open
Published on Thursday, December 04 2014 13:58
By Joanne Barnard
Paying education costs can be stressful for parents and graduates; estimates are staggering. Yet post secondary education is becoming a necessity to ensure a productive life. Planning for post-secondary education now will
Published on Thursday, December 04 2014 13:40
By Janaki Jane, Colorado Spirit
Colorado Spirit has done trainings with a psychologist who works for the State of Colorado. A point he makes repeatedly is this: stress is fear. As we dissected it, we saw his point. For instance, when we say “This
Published on Thursday, December 04 2014 13:13
Roads Traveled By Linda L. Osmundson
Now that the overeating of Thanksgiving and the rush of Black Friday has passed, we can look forward to the rest of the holiday season. Before we know it, New Years will be here. We need to form our resolution list, check it twice,
Published on Thursday, December 04 2014 13:07
The Lady Lions basketball team traveled to Estes Park to play against the Bobcats. The schools have been rivals for a long time, and it has been awhile since the Lions have been victorious over the Bobcats. The girls and their coach
Published on Thursday, December 04 2014 12:58
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 reflect those of the entire Board of Trustees.
Another week gone by, and the nights are cold. We are truly lucky to live in Colorado as we have sunshine most every day.
This is a busy week. The 40th Annual Holiday Bazaar is this Saturday and Sunday at the LES gym, at 5 p.m. on Saturday it’s the Christmas Lights in
Published on Wednesday, November 26 2014 16:03
Lyons artist/sculptor John King is known throughout the state for his colorful, kinetic, and somewhat whimsical sculptures, sometimes referred to by our local pre-school art aficionados as “wind-spinners.”
Published on Wednesday, November 26 2014 15:46
LEAF (Lyons Emergency Assistance Fund) has hired Janaki Jane (yes, her first name is Janaki and her last name is Jane) as the Displaced Resident Advocate, with a mission to focus mainly on former residents of the two mobileRead more: LEAF hires Displaced Resident Advocate