Published on Thursday, February 27 2014 14:16
By Monique Sawyer-Lang
How do you honor a man whose working life was dedicated to educating children, specifically the children of Lyons? You create a college scholarship in his name, that’s how. The Lyons Community Foundation has created the Gerald Boland Memorial Scholarship to honor a man whose commitment to the Lyons community was
Published on Thursday, February 27 2014 14:01
By Christy Crosser
New to the greater Lyons area? The Lyons Chamber of Commerce welcomes new residents offering a bag of goodies from the business chamber members. This is their way of welcoming new residents to the area and also introducing new resident to wonderful and plentiful services, retail shops and restaurants.
As Lyons continues to recover from the disaster, supporting local services and businesses is more
Published on Thursday, February 27 2014 13:40
A windy week, with more to come. The TV said we had eighty mile an hour wind gusts! Greg Berman, the Lyons weatherman, is keeping an “eye” on the wind and weather. He has started a network of weather watching, and is meeting with various State and County officials, as well
Published on Thursday, February 27 2014 13:31
By Katie Jonjak
The Lady Lions (4-13) headed to Greeley to face off against Union Colony Timberwolves (8-11) for a play-off game. There was a new starting line-up for post season play that featured the freshman guards and senior forwards who were fired up and ready to play.
Published on Thursday, February 27 2014 13:22
By Matt Smith
On a cold and windy Tuesday night (February 18) the Lyons High School boys’ basketball team took what would normally be a short ride up to Estes Park for their final game of the regular season. Before leaving the school head coach Smith told his charges, “We are going to find some way to beat the rival Estes Park tonight because when we do we will host a playoff game next Tuesday February 25.” On this night however, the trip took about forty-five minutes because of traffic stoppages due to
Published on Thursday, February 27 2014 12:16
Lyons/North & South St. Vrain/Apple Valley/Longmont Dam Road/Little Thompson/Raymond & Riverside/Big Elk Meadows, March 10, 6:30 p.m., Lifebridge Christian Church, 10345 Ute Hwy, Longmont
Topics that will be covered during the meeting are spring run-off hazards, emergency preparedness, emergency mitigation plan,Read more: Boulder County Spring Run-off Community Preparedness Meetings
Published on Thursday, February 27 2014 12:04
A quick response by the Lyons volunteer firefighters just after midnight last Saturday morning prevented a potential tragedy. According to Lyons Fire Protection District Chief J.J. Hoffman, almost simultaneously, at approximately 12:39 a.m., Boulder County Communications, via a 911 call, received a report of a structure fire at 4168
Published on Thursday, February 27 2014 11:35
By Amy Reinholds
Housing Recovery Working Group proposed goals and projects
At the Lyons Community Planning Exchange meeting on Wednesday, February 19, all the recovery working groups presented ideas that have come up in our four weeks of discussion.
The Housing Recovery Working Group is defining project proposals including developing a sustainable housing vision that increasesRead more: Get Involved And Get Help For Housing Recovery
Published on Thursday, February 27 2014 00:00
Boulder couple has recently renovated two-bedroom ranch house they would like to donate to a Lyons resident/family in need. Recipient must have foundation, homeowner will deliver. Call Ed at (303) 823-6622, during the day if interested. This offer is time sensitive.
Boulder residents David Wolf and his wife Norie Kizaki, like many people who live in the area, have been shocked and saddened over the devastation that was wrought on the residents of Lyons during the September floods. Particularly those in the hardest hitRead more: Desperately Seeking Homeowner