Kenneth Charles Grobaski

Kenneth Charles Grobaski of Lyons died Tuesday, June 9, in Boulder. He was 44.

Born on July 8, 1970 to Jim and Marti Grobaski in Jamestown, New York, Ken was raised in upstate New York, graduating from Randolph Central School in 1988, in Randolph, New York. There he excelled as a student and athlete. He was a letterman in basketball, cross-country, and track, where he still holds the school record in two relay events.

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About Town with LaVern Johnson - June 18, 2015

In the interest of full disclosure, let it be known that the author of this column is an elected official. Her opinions are hers, and do not necessarily reflect those of the entire Board of Trustees. 

Another week gone by, the good news is that the Town Board and the Housing Committee got together and are now

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Lucky’s Market Provides $20,000 to Support College Scholarships at Girls Inc. of Metro Denver

Girls Inc. of Metro Denver is excited to announce a gift of $20,000 from Colorado-based Lucky’s Market to support college scholarships for Girls Inc. participants.

The gift will support Girls Inc. of Metro Denver’s college scholarship program for the 2015-2016 school-year. Scholarship winners will be

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Fishing Program Returns To Button Rock

On Wednesday, June 17, six hundred annual fishing permits for Ralph Price Reservoir at Button Rock Preserve will go on sale. This news marks another step forward in the region’s journey to recovery after the September 2013 floods.
Longmont’s Button Rock Preserve, home to Ralph Price Reservoir, has been closed since September 11, 2013. Massive flooding ripped apart the landscape and destroyed infrastructure housed in the area, vital to the city’s water utility. After

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BOCO OEM Contact Info

Multiple residents from Larimer and Boulder Counties were affected by the tornado that touched down near Berthoud and the flooding from torrential rains and hail along the Little Thompson River last Thursday (June 4) evening.

If your home or property in unincorporated Boulder County was impacted by flooding, wind, or other damage as a result of

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New Ways To Support Lyons Fire District

The Lyons Fire Protection District (LFPD) is establishing a 501(c)(3) charitable support organization called Lyons Fire Fund to further its mission of fire prevention and education.

Having the 501(c)(3) designation allows the district to pursue funding from corporations and a broader array of public and

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LaFollettes Celebrate Their 50th Anniversary

Lyons residents Bob and Virginia LaFollette celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary on May 29. Virginia Hirschfeld was united in marriage to Bob LaFollette on May 29, 1965. They were married at the First Christian church in Longmont by Pastor Dale H. McCann.

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History Of Trees In Sandstone Park

The Ecology Board is writing an article about the Blue Spruce trees in Sandstone Park. At one time a memorial plaque and list was kept in the visitors’ center, but it seems to have disappeared. If you can shed some light on the subject (the trees, not the missing plaque), please contact This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.>This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

The Ecology Board will take a picture and document the huge Colorado Blue Spruces on the east end of Sandstone Park. The board is seeking any informational history concerning those trees, like when were they planted, or by whom. Or were they there already in place when the park was created? Anything you know will help.            

Free Movie Nights

The City of Boulder’s Parks and Recreation Department will host a series of community events from Friday, June 12 to Sunday, June 14, at Valmont City Park, located at Valmont and Airport roads. The weekend begins with Valmont’s first movie in the park of the summer, followed by the Dog Park Expo and the annual Valmont Open Disc Golf tournament.

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