Published on Friday, August 22 2014 09:44
Hopelight Medical Clinic is pleased to announce that it will host a Family 9HealthFair on October 18. This event is open to the entire community and will offer a variety of free and low-cost health screenings for both adults and children. Now in its 36th year, 9HealthFairs will take place this fall in a dozen locations around Colorado. This is the first time a fall fair has been located in Longmont. Participants will be able to obtain information about their health and discuss any medical questions or concerns
Published on Friday, August 22 2014 00:00
By Julia Herz
Tonight when I see her on the bus I am reminded how I now keep snacks in my office and backpack and purse in a fashion I never would have thought of as logical before. I am reminded how a few hundred people are still not back in their homes or have simply moved away. I am reminded how much the 500 year flood of Lyons, Colorado, rocked our world, and I’m reminded how my feelings out of necessity have been pushed aside for a later time and I guess that time is now.
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 13:28
Summer is in full swing here in Colorado, and that means the gardens are really starting to produce. One can hardly keep up with the harvesting of fresh, ripe fruits and vegetables. The Lyons Farmette continues their popular summer-long series of “garden to table” dinners this week with a very
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 13:23
by Janaki Jane
Hundreds of FolksFest attendees lined up Sunday evening to receive small bags of multicolored sand as a blessing from the Tibetan Buddhist monks
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 12:57
The Board of County Commissioners have approved resolutions to place two countywide issues on the November ballot. One asks voters to approve
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 12:35
Cool nights, hot days, and the start of school reminds us summer’s end is near. Have you enjoyed all those outdoor activities you planned at the beginning of the season? There’s still time. Here are some suggestions of things to do before the weather turns cold.
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 12:16
Another week gone by. A fun week for kids before school, which started Monday, August 18. It is exciting to see the moms and dads taking their kids to school hand-in-hand. Parents, we love you for wanting the “best” for your kids; the best home, the best town, the best school, the best
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 08:15
By Joseph Lekarczyk
It was a very light agenda for the Board of Trustees (BOT) meeting Monday evening. After three straight “late-nighters” wrestling with the retail marijuana ordinance everyone needed a break.
Published on Thursday, August 21 2014 07:49
Many of you know that for the past eleven months I have been working on what I called a “town hug” to commemorate Lyons recovery. This whole thing was born on the Channel 9 afternoon show one week after the flood. I was on air with Host Kim Christiansen when I brought up the idea of a town hug to show solidarity on our