Published on Friday, February 13 2015 10:23
The St. Vrain Area Veterinary Hospitals are again providing low cost vaccinations for pets owned by people who qualify for the Colorado Works, Medicaid, Disability and the Low Income Elderly Pension Programs. The residents of Lyons, Longmont, and the Niwot Area may apply for these services, administered by the Longmont Branch of Human Services of Boulder County. This organized veterinary program started in the 1960s. To qualify for this service or for the free pet sterilization program, call Amy Foxworthy at the Longmont Branch of Human Services, 303-678-6003.
Published on Friday, February 13 2015 10:01
The Kaleidoscope Concert Series returns on Feb. 21, 2015 with a free family concert at 5:00 p.m. and a full ticketed concert at 7:30 p.m. at the Center for Musical Arts.
The first of three Kaleidoscope concerts begins with Celtic band Take Down the Door. Having worked with major artists such as Jeff Austin of Yonder Mountain String Band and Celtic super group Gaelic Storm, you can expect nothing less than stellar musicianship from this Boulder County band. Take
Published on Thursday, February 12 2015 14:03
By Lyons Bluesologist, David McIntyre
On his latest release “Another Day” Zach Deputy demonstrates his extraordinary ability to perform and record in multiple contexts. He conveys the sensibilities of a mature singer/songwriter and demonstrates that he is not merely a “looper” with crazy chops, serious pipes, and colorful outfits. It is a warm, mellow album, one that is perfect for after hour soirees and sunsets.
Published on Thursday, February 12 2015 13:57
If any of the six hundred and fifty-plus participants and attendees at the Oskar Blues CAN’d Aid “Old Man Winter” fundraising bike event held in Sandstone Park last Sunday were hoping for “full on winter weather,” they might have been a little disappointed with the balmy spring-like
Published on Thursday, February 12 2015 13:47
When was the last time you wrote a letter? How about a love letter? If the answer is "not recently," then you can count yourself among the millions of Americans who just don't write letters anymore. The post office says the average American home receives only one personal letter about every two months.
Published on Thursday, February 12 2015 13:30
By Kari Basey
The Lyons boys’ basketball team is on a hot streak, and has now won three games in a row. They faced a tough Heritage Christian squad last Tuesday, February 3, and it became apparent early on that the game would come down to the final shot, and that is exactly what happened. Lyons led by one point after the first quarter, and trailed by one at the half. The Lions briefly surged forward in the third, but the gritty Heritage Christian
Published on Thursday, February 12 2015 13:10
The City of Boulder’s Open Space and Mountain Parks (OSMP) Department will increase enforcement of new Voice and Sight Tag Program changes that went into effect on Jan. 1. The changes require off-leash dogs to visibly display current blue Voice and Sight Tags, which demonstrate their guardians have complied with new program requirements. Previously issued green tags are no longer valid.
Published on Thursday, February 12 2015 12:43
Dear Lyons Area Residents,
March 24 is a very important date on the Lyons calendar. The way the vote goes concerns all of us. The date that concerns me more, however, is March 25. That is the day, regardless of the outcome of the Bohn Park vote, we must decide how we move forward as a community.
Published on Thursday, February 12 2015 12:32
There is no question that keeping our children safe should be the highest priority. There is no question that the people of Lyons want to prevent our youth from using marijuana before their brains are fully developed. Yet, does banning recreational marijuana in Lyons achieve that goal? No, it does not.