No More Chipping

Kyle Miller, Public Works Supervisor for The Town of Lyons wants the residents to be aware that the Town lost its wood chipper and many other pieces of equipment and supplies when during the floodwaters of September 2013 washed away much of the Public Works storage building across from Bohn Park. At this

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Dear Editor,
In the December 21, 2013 issue of “The Economist” there is an article entitled: “Temples of delight.”  It begins, “Museums used to stand for something old, dusty, boring and barely relevant to real life.  Those

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Thank You Mark Trembath

Dear Editor,
Members of the Lyons Ecology Board wish to thank Mark Trembath for his generous donation of twenty trees to the Town of Lyons. These large, healthy trees were planted by volunteers on Saturday,

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Times Have Changed

Dear Editor and Lyons folks:
A “NO” to the library tax, is a “YES” to preserving our Lyons culture.

Times have changed since I moved to the Lyons area forty-three years ago. It was a dusty drive through with a main street lined with carpet shops. I marvel at what we have become since the days when even a

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Dear Editor,
What is politics? Expressing your ideas on the “rights” and “wrongs” of an issue. We all have that right. If you don’t agree, that is all right too. Send in your information as to why marijuana is good for our Lyons’

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Bohn Park is Sacred Land and Deserves the Same Respect

Dear Editor,
Town officials seem to be in a headlong rush to use our town parks for replacement housing. Most troubling is the proposed use of Bohn Park.

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To the Mayor and the Lyons Board of Trustees,

I am unable to attend the meeting this week, and would like to offer my thoughts for the public record and your consideration.

It has been suggested that those who oppose the use of our currently designated parks and open spaces for the construction of replacement housing are uncaring and lack sensitivity on this issue. 
Not taking into

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The upcoming art show at The Stone Cup/Rise & Shine Bistro titled “rep.e.ti.tion” will feature recent paintings Lyons artist Jake Pinello, which combine paint and burnt cardboard on stretched canvas,

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The End Of An Era

The Outlaw Saloon was packed last Saturday night. A private wedding reception on the back patio, a live band for dancing in the bar, and a Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament in the dinning room portion of the

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