Published on Wednesday, October 08 2014 13:20
Each month, the Colorado Department of Agriculture features a different commodity to highlight the variety and quality of products grown, raised or processed in the state. This month the recipe features cabbage in the Dutch Oven Sauerkraut recipe.
On average, Colorado produces more than 110 million pounds of cabbage each year. Good quality cabbage should be well-formed, fairly even colored and heavy for its size. Cabbage leaves should be very compact and fairly smooth. Cabbage is fat
Published on Thursday, October 02 2014 13:34
Town officials seem to be in a headlong rush to use our town parks for replacement housing. Most troubling is the proposed use of Bohn Park.
Published on Thursday, October 02 2014 13:15
The upcoming art show at The Stone Cup/Rise & Shine Bistro titled “rep.e.ti.tion” will feature recent paintings Lyons artist Jake Pinello, which combine paint and burnt cardboard on stretched canvas,
Published on Thursday, October 02 2014 13:09
The Outlaw Saloon was packed last Saturday night. A private wedding reception on the back patio, a live band for dancing in the bar, and a Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament in the dinning room portion of the
Published on Thursday, October 02 2014 12:25
Roads Traveled with Linda L. Osmundson
You can purchase pumpkins from several different sources but the most family fun is to visit a Pumpkin Patch. You may have to drive some distance but the trip will be well worth it. Besides fields of pick-your-own pumpkins, farmers offer mazes, corn stalks, gourds, hayrides, and produce stands.
Published on Thursday, October 02 2014 12:15
Whether it’s a two or four-year college, a gap year, or a technical/vocational institute, choosing what to do after high school will be one of the biggest decisions a senior can make. Spend this month sifting through
Published on Thursday, October 02 2014 11:43
By Janaki Jane & Emily Flemming
Almost twenty kids aged 3 to 12, are already signed up for the first meeting of Project: KIDS, an opportunity for younger children to give back to their community post-disaster. Each of the monthly meetings of this new organization will have a theme that the
Published on Thursday, October 02 2014 11:15
By Janaki Jane, Colorado Spirit
Note: Starting this week, I invite you to join in a conversation on the Facebook page One Year Strong (www.facebook.com/oneyearstrong) about the topics raised in these columns.
Published on Thursday, October 02 2014 11:02
By June Allan Corrigan
“Reprinted by permission of PTO Today”
A flood devastated the town of Lyons, Colorado, but PTO leaders at its elementary school kept going—earning the group the Judges’ Choice award in the 2014 Parent Group of the Year search.