About Town - July 3, 2014

A busy week gone by.  I always say, “These events like the Good Old Days that take so much work, are nice to have, and nice to have over!” And true, the 38th Lyons Good Old Days celebration seemed to be very successful. The Chamber of Commerce says the beer tent did well, the music was good, and the rides were

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2014 Mr. & Mrs Good Old Days

Thank you Lyons Flood Heroes!

We thank you for your bravery, compassion, and resilience during the September 2013 flood.
You make Lyons proud!

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Parker Kids Club Donates to Lyons Community Food Pantry

The Lyons Community Food Pantry was the recipient of one hundred and sixty pounds of food, and a cash donation from a Kids Club in Parker, Colorado. The Parker Kids Club, made up of about twenty children from the ages of six to eight years old, has been together for about a year. The group was started by

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Nightingale Nursing Award Winner Enjoys Being Part of a Bigger Success

Lesta Johnson, RN, MSN, nursing director at the Estes Park Medical Group and lactation specialist at the Estes Park Medical Center, was recently honored with the Estes Park Florence Nightingale Award for Excellence in Nursing. The staff in the Medical Group (formerly known as the Family Medical Clinic) noted several

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Oskars Says, “ShowUsYurCans!

Craft-CAN beer pioneer Oskar Blues knows a little something about aluminum, so it makes sense that the brewery’s non-profit, The CAN’d Aid Foundation, is launching a national aluminum recycling program.

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Local College Students Recognized

Fort Lewis College (FLC) was named the number two USA Cycling Collegiate Division One team in the nation. In the five disciplines of cycling, FLC placed second in Track, first in Mountain Biking, second in Cyclo-cross, third in BMX, and third in Road. Connor Hodge of Lyons raced with the team for the academic year and

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Preparing For The Next Time Makes You Feel Better, Not Worse

By Janaki Jane, Colorado Spirit
Maybe this sounds familiar; you thought you were doing great, but remember that extended downpour right before Memorial Day? Did you wake up, and spend some time, maybe with the lights on, just...listening?

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A Bounty of Leadership Strengths

Nomination Letter for Victoria Simonsen
You have no doubt already heard about the frightening sirens after midnight, the might of the rain and converging St. Vrain Rivers, and the strata of strain befallen upon the people and pocketbooks of Lyons, Colorado.

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Nice Guys Can Finish First

Dear Editor,
Some famous baseball player once said, “Nice guys finish last.” It’s a shame so many people think the same way about politicians, as if only the tough, nasty ones can get their ideas turned into law. We’re fortunate in Longmont to have a number of examples to prove it isn’t true; elected officials who are

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