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Master Chief’s story continues

     Four years ago, we said goodbye to Master Chief in Halo 3. After finally destroying the flood and defending Earth from the Covenant, Master Chief left with ...

‘Skyfall’ fresh yet familiar

After 50 years of daring espionage, fast cars and perfectly shaken martinis, you would think that a new James Bond movie would have nothing original to offer. What makes “Sk ...

Veterans’ tales in and around the library

First of a two-part series This week, we celebrated Veterans Day and my thoughts turn to the men in my family who have served: my dad, Bill Sr. (Marines), my older brother, Bill J ...

Time to confess and join the growing ranks

As my friend and I completed the reassembly of a little girl’s doll house for the fifth or sixth time, I lost count. We glanced at the table and saw two remaining screws. Th ...

The Saturday Skinny: Forget the weight loss ads and focus on yourself to make positive lifestyle changes

I’m sure you’ve received an e-mail or seen an advertisement claiming you can lose inches and pounds with little or no effort. The old saying, “If it sounds too go ...

Refund of renewal?

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

Lincoln Chronicles

  1 year ago Nov. 3, 2011: School board pays $25,000 to hold site – No date when new Lincoln Crossing venue would be built – School board members voted Tuesday n ...

Artists on the road again

Look for Lincoln artists Diane Pargament and Margot Comer to team up this Saturday and Sunday during Placer County Arts Council’s 19th annual Autumn Art Studio Tour. This y ...