Published on Thursday, July 31 2014 12:48
By Janaki Jane, Colorado Spirit
Headlines announce “Colorado gets another $199 million to spend on flood recovery,” and a lot of us get confused. What does this mean? Where does it come from, what is the money for, and, many might ask, how can I get some?
Published on Thursday, July 24 2014 16:33
Dear Boulder County Voters,
Over the last several months we have been weighing a number of questions and soliciting public
Published on Thursday, July 24 2014 16:27
The Board of Trustees (BOT) anticipating that the “second” first reading of an ordinance to regulate the selling, growing, manufacturing, and testing of retail (recreational) marijuana within the Town of Lyons might be a bit of a slog, amended the agenda to move a resolution between the County and the Town,
Published on Thursday, July 24 2014 13:52
The tragic effect of last year’s flood never seems to end. So many people in our community whose houses were heavily damaged are still struggling to get back on their feet. To add insult to injury, they
Published on Thursday, July 24 2014 12:43
Working Through Today’s Issues And Preparing For The Future
By Andrea Pappas Merrill
Many seniors in Boulder County were affected by the floods last September. Some suffered damage to their homes, while others experienced major property damage. Though the physical losses were great,
Published on Thursday, July 24 2014 12:37
By Robert Brakenridge, Resident of Lyons
I earlier wrote that the Town of Lyons is seeking federal flood recovery assistance to build a relatively large housing development on its conservation easement-protected parklands. It is now even more
Published on Thursday, July 24 2014 12:32
Another week gone by; it’s hot, humid, and rainy, but the grass is green and the countryside is beautiful. Enjoy it as much as you can, as it will soon be turned into brown from these hot days!
Published on Friday, July 18 2014 14:48
Boulder County has been awarded a first-round sum of more than $5 million in Community Development Block Grant – Disaster Recovery (CDBG-DR) funds from the federal Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD). This moneyRead more: Flood-impacted residents may be eligible for CDBG-DR funding
Published on Thursday, July 17 2014 20:20
Ray and Dora Babcock celebrated their sixty-fifth wedding anniversary with a family dinner at their son’s home in Berthoud. Ray and Dora were married on June 19, 1949 in Hancock, Vermont.