Elizabeth Lyons is city editor of the Advance-News and The Journal in Ogdensburg. She was the St. Lawrence County government reporter for Johnson Newspapers Corp. from 2001 until 2011.
Elizabeth is an Ogdensburg native and Ogdensburg Free Academy graduate who studied Romance linguistics at the University of Rochester. She lives in Morristown with her husband and two daughters. She is a Buffalo Bills fan, although she sometimes wonders why. In her free time, she is a St. Lawrence River rat, cooks as many types of cuisine from around the world as she can find ingredients for, and enjoys reading.