Columnists

‘Dumb and Dumber To’ audience has moved on

Twenty years after introducing the world to the pea-brained duo of Harry and Lloyd, the Farrelly brothers are ready to check in with these characters once more to see what two deca ...

Ask affected residents what they think about medical-marijuana cultivation ban

Lincoln City Council members would show some compassion by undertaking a two-way conversation with the public about council’s Oct. 14 vote to ban medical marijuana cultiva ...

Airport, Angel Quilters, Nicolaus Road Loop

This ride starts at McBean Pavilion. Check your bike over, making sure your tires are properly inflated and be sure to carry water and a cell phone. Put on that helmet and let&r ...

Lincoln Chronciles for Nov. 20

1 YEAR AGO Nov. 21, 2013 – It’s back to the drawing board – City needs a new plan for clean-up by February – Lincoln city staff received a four-month r ...

One business leader’s perspective on downtown Lincoln

Ruth Alves has a unique perspective of whether Lincoln’s downtown seems busier, in terms of visitors and businesses. Currently the Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce&rsquo ...

Angela Ponivas reflects on her years at Lighthouse as she transitions to new job

Recently, I informed the Lighthouse Board of Directors that I am resigning as executive director of Lighthouse.  I have accepted a position with the state of California, worki ...

How will you avoid the flu this season?

 Get a flu shot!    The No. 1 way to avoid the flu is to get a flu shot. It’s just plain smart to get a flu shot every cold and flu season. It reduces th ...

Responsible and educated goes both ways

As I said in a previous column, no driver wants to hit a cyclist and no cyclist wants to get hit.  It is stating the obvious that cyclists want more dedicated street ...

‘Interstellar’ wows visually but is emotionally cold

With climate changes threatening the viability of sustaining life on Earth, a team of astronauts journey through space to find a new home for the human race in Christopher Nolan&rs ...

Coyote Pond Park and Palo Verde Park

The previous column in this series on Lincoln, its parks and its people described McBean Park as a community treasure because it was constructed in an era when most suburban commun ...