Published on Thursday, May 22 2014 17:31
By Janaki Jane
The accompanying graph shows, more or less, how individuals and communities commonly respond to disaster over time.
Looking at it, you can see that at eight months after the September floods we are just about at the bottom of that disillusionment trough.
Published on Thursday, May 22 2014 17:10
Another week gone by, and great weather. It gave folks time to cut their grass, plant some flowers, etc. We had a pretty nice rain, causing the grass to green and the flowers to bloom. Let’s enjoy this nice spring weather while we can.
Published on Thursday, May 22 2014 17:03
Now that the snow has apparently ceased for the season, Lyons “tomato-grower-extraordinaire” Dave Williams has a wide variety of tomato plant starters available for residents who would like to help support the Lyons Depot Library (currently located at 405-A Main Street). Williams over the years has successfully grown many varieties of tomatoes, and has come up with a list of his favorites that
Published on Thursday, May 22 2014 11:58
According to the recent Board of Trustees meeting, the Town of Lyons is now seeking federal funds to expand the population of Lyons. This by facilitating Boulder County Housing Authority construction of major new housing and infrastructure in areas of open land that are presently school playing fields and conservation
Published on Thursday, May 22 2014 11:37
This past week the Lyons Garden Club received a big surprise, a check from Eagle Crest Elementary School in the amount of $956! I decided that a simple Thank-you note wasn’t enough for this amazing show of kindness, so I called the school’s secretary, Karen Silveria, to get information on how this gift came about!
Published on Thursday, May 22 2014 10:58
By Joseph Lekarczyk
The recently elected Board of Trustees (BOT) was blessed with a light agenda Monday evening, and Mayor John O’Brien, adeptly using his gavel kept things moving along at a good clip, allowing few interruptions andno shenanigans from those in attendance.
There was no report from the Boulder County Sheriff’s Office since Sgt. Nick Goldberger was out of town, so it was on to audience business. Rebecca Kentwell presented the Mayor and Trustees with a “Solar Friendly
Published on Thursday, May 22 2014 09:53
The annual Lyons Community Foundation (LCF) Highway Cleanup Day is set for Saturday, June 7, from 9 till 11 a.m., or noon-ish (The more people who show up, the less time it takes!) LCF is responsible for the first two miles of Rt. 36 from the light at
Published on Thursday, May 22 2014 09:48
By Monique Sawyer-Lang
What do Wildlife Biology, Health and Exercise Science, Materials and Metallurgical Engineering, Elementary Education, and Marketing have in common? Those are the
Published on Friday, May 16 2014 13:29
By Sally Van Meter
Here in the town of Lyons, many of you have noticed the new tree plantings here in town along Main Street, Lyons Firehouse, and near the Lyons Post Office. Sponsored by the Lyons Lions Club, in partnership with the Lyons Ecology Board,