Published on Thursday, January 16 2014 14:30
Former Lyons resident, and Lyons High School teacher, Elizabeth Ford Boss, will celebrate her 100th birthday, on Wednesday, February 5, 2014.
Born in Carr, Colorado, Elizabeth grew up in Greeley, and graduated from College High School in 1931, and earned a BA degree in business and education from the University of Northern Colorado in 1935. She taught business subjects in Kanorado High School from 1935 through 1938. Elizabeth moved to Longmont in 1939, and then to
Published on Thursday, January 16 2014 13:27
Another week one by. A cold one with lots of ice. We have to be careful and watch that ice!
Yes, winter is here. Wear your heavy boots or cleats.
OUR BELATED THANKS to the Lyons Parks & Rec. Department for the lovely Christmas lights that decorated our Main Street. Beautiful.
Published on Thursday, January 16 2014 12:37
By Katie Jonjak
The Lady Lions basketball team traveled to Loveland for a non-league game against the Resurrection Christian Cougars. It turned into a battle of free throws, as the referees called over twenty-five fouls during the game, putting both teams in the double bonus situation for both halves of the game.
Published on Wednesday, January 15 2014 13:18
Roads Traveled With Linda L. Osmundson
My husband Bob and I flew to San Diego a day early for our scheduled Sea of Cortez cruise aboard the MS Statandam. Good thing. Denver’s predicted snow storm blew in that night and blanketed DIA causing flight delays the next morning. We might have, as the saying goes, “Missed the boat!” That said, I never let any of the 557 crew
Published on Wednesday, January 15 2014 12:40
The Library is offering a new community LEGO club to explore creative possibilities with LEGOs. A weekly challenge will be offered as well as opportunity to simply play and create with LEGOs
The club will meet on Wednesdays, 3:30 - 5 pm at the Walter Self Center.
Published on Thursday, January 09 2014 13:05
By Joseph Lekarczyk
In the interest of full disclosure, let it be known that the author of this article is married to the Mayor.
When was the last time you saw two to three dozen residents attending a Board of Trustees (BOT) pre-meeting workshop? Never! But that was the case Monday evening as the newly formed Lyons Housing Recovery Task Force met
Published on Thursday, January 09 2014 12:53
Dear Lyons Community,
When I voiced a differing opinion on the best way to enhance library services, I was quickly eliminated from the email distribution of Library Steering Committee and Library District Board notes. So I really don’t even know if either committee
Published on Thursday, January 09 2014 12:48
Dear Lyons Community,
Thank you to everyone who participated in our 9th Annual Christmas Eve Service. We are especially grateful to Craig Ferguson for his ingenuity in providing a circus tent; allowing us to keep our traditional candlelight gathering at Planet
Published on Thursday, January 09 2014 12:13
The first week of 2014 has gone by, let’s hope it is a better year than 2013. All seemed to be going well until the hail storm on Fri. of the Good Old Days celebration in June, causing roof damage to many of Lyons homes (many have not