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Out of the Classroom, Part One

When you're a teacher, you can count on being rendered speechless once in a while.  My most memorable speechless moment happened when I was teaching third-grade in ...

A big band event

 We were proud to be in the two Lincoln school bands. Mr. Hall was our band leader and most of us had known him since he first started us on our instruments way back in gramm ...

‘Hot Tub Time Machine 2’ darker and not as funny as the original

The original “Hot Tub Time Machine” was a moderately funny picture that made no bones about riding the comedic coattails of its ludicrous high concept. The John Cusack ...

Help the airport increase its economic capabilities

Since moving to Lincoln six years ago, I’ve considered the Lincoln Regional Airport a gold mine waiting to be discovered. The airport located on the western side of Lincoln ...

Gladding Road-Wise Road-Lincoln Boulevard Loop

We start our ride at the McBean Park Pavilion. Today, the ride will take us into northern rural Lincoln over flat terrain. Do your routine check of your bike and be sure you have a ...

Lincoln Chronicle for the week of Feb. 26

Lincoln Chronicles   1 YEAR AGO Feb. 27, 2014 – County to sell surplus water – Placer County Water Agency is moving ahead with the sale of up to 20,000 acr ...

Do you need to visit DMV to renew your drivers license?

Ask DMV: Questions and Answers for February 2015 The DMV is now using TouchScreen technology to administer the driver knowledge exam. How is it different from the written version? ...

Shelly Hoover an inspiration, pre ALS and post ALS diagnosis

I always figured I would meet Shelly Hoover at a school or community event. Up until last month, though, I had never met Hoover, the Glen Edwards Middle School principal from 2011 ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Feb. 19

1 YEAR AGO Feb. 20, 2014 – City Council Brown Act violation alleged – Resident Bryon Chapman says he’s going to the D.A. – Resident Bryon Chapman is &ldquo ...

‘Kingsman: The Secret Service’ makes for a refreshing spy story

After the spy genre transitioned from the goofy Roger Moore era to the super serious modern aesthetics of the Jason Bourne films, it was only a matter of time before some silliness ...