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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 ...

Plenty of sweat equity

The volleyball match between Whitney and Rocklin high schools is Aug. 27, not Aug. 17. There was a typo in the Wildcats’ preseason schedule last week. The temperatures this week ...

Picking the Right Hospital for You

If you’re having a medical emergency, the best thing you can do is get to the nearest hospital. But if you need non-emergency treatment, and you have time to plan, how do you fi ...

Watch the first three ‘Bourne Legacy’ versions instead

“The Bourne Legacy” Directed by Tony Gilroy Starring: Jeremy Renner, Rachel Weisz and Edward Norton Rating: Two out of five stars Watch the first three ‘Bourne Legacy’ ve ...

Coffee, tea and me? A brace of beverage books

Remember that kitschy book from the 1960s called “Coffee, tea, or me?” Written by a couple of what we then called stewardesses , it detailed their careers in the airline biz, d ...

The Saturday Skinny: Get moving with your family to instill healthy lifestyles, lose weight

I'll just come out and say it: Being a parent is hard work and when trying to incorporate exercise into family life, it gets even more difficult. What I've learned is my children a ...

Archives Museum on this weekend's Heritage trail

This weekend, Lincoln Area Archives Museum will open its doors as part of the “The Heritage Trail.” Look for the museum’s special miniature displays that depict scenes from t ...