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Without love, love ... where would you be now?

The tune “Without love, love (where would you be now)” was rolling around in my head Friday morning. Truly, my intention the day before was to write an exposing article on the ...

Thanks, city staff; I appreciate your efforts

Wow! A $1.27 million thank-you is in order to city of Lincoln staff. Employees usually don’t voluntarily reduce their income. And yet the city’s 175 city workers in six labor g ...

From adversity comes strength

Whitney High School athlete and outstanding offensive player in the 2011 Quarry Bowl Christian Daniels died in a tragic motorcycle accident this summer. The popular student ran for ...

Car buyer rights

Do you have questions about general driving related requirements like registration and insurance? Are you unclear about laws and restrictions related to driving? The California Dep ...

Weird California revealed at the library

The dictionary defines ‘weird’ as an adjective meaning suggestive of or relating to the supernatural; eerie; or strange or bizarre. I’ve never thought of California as an od ...

‘The Expendables 2’ expendable

“The Expendables 2” Directed by Simon West Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Jason Statham and Bruce Willis Rating: Two out of five stars ‘The Expendables 2’ expendable By F ...

The Saturday Skinny: Hard work pays off on the scale when trying to lose weight

On Saturday, I attended a black-tie fundraiser for a local community college. This was a very public debut of the “new me,” so to speak. Some of these people haven&rsqu ...

Lincolnites draw together for Placer County's Heritage Trail

This past weekend was the first time Lincoln Area Archives Museum (LAAM) was invited to be part of Placer County’s Heritage Trail. Lincolnites backed the efforts of the museum v ...

I am going to die one day so best take action now

Sometimes, looking into the eyes of a newborn child can remind us of our own mortality. And sometimes a brief but annoying stay at the hospital reminds us. Sometimes, just hearin ...

Archives, art league need their own space

About 208 new visitors saw the Lincoln Area Archives Museum for the first time Saturday and Sunday during the Placer County’s annual Heritage Trail Tour. Usually, the nonprofit ...