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Art League is blooming this month

   April is the month when the the Art League of Lincoln is in full bloom with talent and energy bursting all around us.    And, t ...

Zebras drop to 4-2 after spring break

Spring break came and went. But it allowed the Fighting Zebras some time to get away from competitive golf before getting back to our Pioneer Valley League matches.  ...

'Furious 7' embraces the absurd

Make no mistake, the long-standing cheese-fest car franchise is no longer about racing. These are now the biggest superhero movies being made anywhere not named Marvel Studios. &q ...

Bladder infections in the elderly - causes, symptoms, and treatments

 A bladder infection or urinary tract infection (UTI) is a bacterial infection that occurs when bacteria invades the urinary track system.  UTI’s pop up when y ...

SHARING THE ROAD IS A TWO WAY STREET

I know I have written about much of what follows before, but in the interest of safety and co-existence, let’s revisit some of the laws governing bikes and cars sharing th ...

‘Get Hard’ should have been tougher on underlying issues

When rich, white businessman James King is sentenced to 10 years in San Quentin State Prison for fraud and embezzlement, he recruits the help of his black car washer, Darnell, to h ...

Sierra College - Twelve Bridges - Joiner - Ferrari Ranch Loop

Today, we will start at McBean Pavilion and take a swing through some up-and-down terrain as well as a flat course. Remember our usual check of the bike, put on your helmet and ...

Tax Time in Lincoln, part one Money, honey

They sat in the corner of one of Lincoln's quiet little restaurants. He'd already finished his taxes and set them off to the side.  He watched h ...

Lincoln Chronicles for April 2

Lincoln Chronicles   1 YEAR AGO April 3, 2014 – Storms boost snowpack – but not enough – PG&E survey shows water content less than half of average in ...

Out of the Classroom, Part 3 The show-and-tell shell

I mentioned the forbidden book incident in this column two weeks ago but there was another incident that I've never forgotten, one that seemed actively dangerous.   ...

Today’s symbols of civilization

   Unfortunately, the world did not come to an end in February so we all got to live to see the design of the sculptor that will greet you as you approach the new Kings&r ...

Out of the classroom - Part 4 Call me Ishmael

During one brief Moby Dick moment of teaching, I caught a glimpse of two white whales.  In the course of that sighting, I lost all credibility. No, I wasn't on the ...

‘The Divergent Series: Insurgent’ not a great case of imitation

If there’s a strong sense of familiarity while watching “The Divergent Series: Insurgent,” it’s because the Young Adult genre from which it spawned is havin ...

Start of the Zebra Golf Season

Ah, the season of spring brings the season of golf to Lincoln High School, and what a start we have had. We first played Bear River at Lincoln Hills and shot a team score of 223, ...