Published on Thursday, February 06 2014 13:43
February is the lull month between the frenzy of applying for school and financial aid, and the anticipation of award letters and the decision. Take this opportunity to follow up on all you have accomplished, catch up on all that you haven’t, and prepare yourself for what is to come.
If you have already applied for post secondary education, scholarships, and completed the FAFSA, follow up with schools to ensure they have transcripts and all application material. Some schools require your mid-year transcript.
Published on Thursday, February 06 2014 13:32
By Matt Smith
The Lyons Lions boys’ basketball team took on the powerful Strasburg Indians (13 and 2, 5 and 1 in league play) last Friday night (January 31). Despite playing some tough defense right from the start of the game, Lyons found themselves down 18 to 11 after the first quarter. Zach Christiansen was hot with shooting three pointers for the
Published on Thursday, February 06 2014 09:59
By Joseph Lekarczyk
In the interest of full disclosure, let it be known that the author of this article is married to the Mayor.
If they had been wearing costumes and carrying a parasol, one might have thought the Lyons Board of Trustees (BOT) was getting “Cash Mobbed” Monday evening at Town Hall. Instead, what is was, was the Confluence Group, thirty or forty very respectful Lyons residents, whose homes were severely damaged during the September flood, who want to stand united and let the Trustees and Town Staff know they are, though still
Published on Friday, January 31 2014 15:29
Dear Lyons Recorder Editor,
Below is a vision statement relating to Meadow Park. This is not an official statement (At least not yet!) of the Sustainable Futures Commission, but a personal statement from David and Karen Selden. We are
Published on Friday, January 31 2014 15:18
To the Editor, Lyons Recorder:
I would like to comment on the report of the Board of Trustees meeting in the January 23, Recorder. The final paragraph states a concern shared by FEMA to the BOT “suggesting (for liability reasons) that the Town put up chain link fences around Bohn and Meadow Parks, as well as the “gouge area” between
Published on Friday, January 31 2014 15:14
Dear Lyons Volunteers
I want to express my sincerest thanks to the wonderful group of volunteers that assisted with the final “mucking out” of my crawl space and getting a start with uncovering and digging out of my sewer line that I must replace.
Jill Babcock, Lyons
Published on Friday, January 31 2014 14:56
A group of young adults from the Youth Summit (sponsored by the National Trust for Historic Preservation) visited Lyons last Saturday. Under supervision of a Boulder County Sheriff’s Deputy, they viewed the flood damage in Meadow Park including the historic park shelter, the Hains property, and the ice skating rink/volleyball court. Joined by Trustee LaVern Johnson, Christine Wells, and Mark Browning
Published on Friday, January 31 2014 14:52
By Joseph Lekarczyk
In the interest of full disclosure, let it be known that the author of this article is married to the Mayor
On a bitterly cold and snowy night, when everyone would have probably preferred to have been at home in front of a crackling fireplace watching American Idol, or even a bunch of talking heads pontificating
Published on Friday, January 31 2014 14:08
Lyons High School graduate (class of 2004) Liz Ferraris (daughter of Mary and Fred Ferraris) is currently pursuing a career in acting. Ferraris has the lead role in an online web series called Hipsterhood, directed by Shilpi Roy. Hipsterhood, a comedy web series that explores the minds of two hipsters who keep