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Lincoln Chronicles for Oct. 23

1 YEAR AGO Oct. 24, 2013 – Residents help discuss sign ordinance – Residents’ opinions varied widely as they brainstormed with city planners at the second pu ...

Gladding, W. Wise-Lincoln and Sheridan Boulevard Loop

If you want a flat, short ride, grab your helmet and let’s go. You can do this ride in an hour or less. After checking over our bikes and making sure we have a charged c ...

Growing old gracefully

Getting older?  It’s better than the alternative! As the community relations coordinator for a reputable homecare agency, I have the pleasure of interacting with se ...

Let’s help stop suicides from happening

I don’t like getting out of bed right after the sun rises on my weekends. It has to be a really good cause to make me give up a lazy Saturday morning. This Saturday, though ...

Part One: The long road to Lincoln

Editor’s note: To see all of Jane Tahti’s columns, check online at lincolnnewsmessenger.com. In the 1840s, Samuel Fleming was in the midst of a good life in Warsaw, Il ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Oct. 16

1 YEAR AGO Oct. 17, 2013 – Council to discuss rate hike issues Tuesday – Residents get a second chance to voice opinions – Since early August when Lincoln re ...

30 days of the 3-foot Law

Doesn’t time just fly by?  Here we are already 30 days into the 3-foot law and what has changed?  Not much. The good news is that for several days, there was ...

‘Dracula Untold’ doesn’t need the explanation

I don’t know what compels filmmakers to create origin stories for well-known villains. Storytelling 101 for evil-doers says that if you don’t know why they’re so ...

Time to Review Your Medicare Coverage

Medicare’s annual open enrollment season is underway, and I want to encourage everyone with Medicare to review their current health and prescription drug coverage.   O ...

Guided thistles - I mean missiles

It may not be common knowledge today, but during the Cold War, the Russians knew all about Lincoln. Never mind the Strategic Air Command, based a few miles north of Lincoln at Bea ...