Published on Thursday, January 15 2015 11:37
In the interest of full disclosure, let it be known that the author of this column is an elected official. Her opinions are hers alone, and do not necessarily reflect those of the entire Board of Trustees.
Another week gone by, and it has been pretty cold and icy. Folks need to wear cleats to save them from falling. Also during these cold snaps, it’s a good idea to leave your water dripping to help prevent the pipes from freezing.
Published on Thursday, January 15 2015 11:30
The Lady Lions (2-6) have played six of their last eight games on the road against bigger and more experienced squads. It is unclear whether the tough road schedule will have a negative or positive consequence as the Lion’s move into the league portion of their season this week. The Lady Lion’s have done a great job of keeping the games close and at times
Published on Thursday, January 15 2015 11:21
By Kari Basey
The Lyons High School varsity boys’ basketball team has completed preseason competition with a 4 and 4 record. The team, under the guidance of head coach Andrew Smith, has victories over Clear Creek (twice), Front Range Christian and Valley. The win over Valley, a strong 3-A team, is the highlight of the season thus far, and bodes well for the upcoming
Published on Thursday, January 15 2015 11:11
To celebrate 2015 as the final year of the 150th anniversary of the Civil War, the University Library at Colorado State University-Pueblo will host the exhibition “Civil War 150: Exploring the War and Its Meaning through the Words of Those Who Lived It.” This traveling exhibit traces the major events of the Civil War through the letters, personal accounts, and
Published on Thursday, January 08 2015 14:49
To the community of Lyons,
We are aware that the mission statement for the Lyons Park and Recreation Department is as follows: “The Lyons Department of Parks, Recreation and Cultural Events strives to develop and enhance recreational and cultural opportunities for its residents and visitors, while improving and preservingRead more: Negative Impacts
Published on Thursday, January 08 2015 14:40
Dear Mayor O’Brien,
As a homeowner living in the Town of Lyons, I must express to you my deep concern over proposed use of established town parks and open space as a location for any type of public housing, or any use other than for parks and open space. These park properties in many ways reflect the core beauty and attractiveness of our town. They are heavily used and treasured by town citizens and visitors alike. They are irreplaceable. To change theirRead more: Stop Focusing on Our Parklands
Published on Thursday, January 08 2015 14:34
Dear Lyons Community,
Thank you to everyone who participated in the 10th Annual Christmas Eve candlelight service. We are especially grateful to Craig Ferguson for his generosity in opening the Wildflower Pavilion at Planet Bluegrass to us. It was especially meaningful to gather there again.
Published on Thursday, January 08 2015 14:25
Three to four dozen concerned citizens showed up at Town Hall for the Board of Trustees (BOT) workshop/meeting Monday evening, to listen to the final presentation of the Trestle Strategy Group concerning the viability of the last two potential sites for sixty (plus/minus ten) replacement housing units.Read more: And Now It Goes To The Voters
Published on Thursday, January 08 2015 14:19
Barbara Cargill will be showing her oil paintings during the month of January at The Stone Cup Café; the exhibit will primarily be “Still Lives in the Style of the Old Masters.”