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" ... that my child may have peace!"

One of Lincoln?s great intellectuals and steadfast commentators, Dave Gordon, placed a very good and important question before the City Council on June 26. Gordon asked that the c ...

Ill mother needs new ID

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 ...

"Savages" will entertain but not stimulate your brain

?Savages? Directed by Oliver Stone Cast: Taylor Kitsch, Blake Lively and Salma Hayek Rating: Three out of five stars ?Savages? will entertain but not stimulate your brain An i ...

Now's the time to enjoy summer's harvest

As the thermometer peaks over the 100-degree mark, we are all running for shade and shelter. This weather is also hard on fruits and vegetables but Mother Nature has been preparin ...

Taking a shot at nationals

One of the benefits of a job like mine is that it isn?t all about baseball, basketball and football. I get introduced to non-traditional sports and some with a tradition that goes ...

Let your chick-car flag fly

Dear Tom and Ray, I just learned that I might be driving a chick car. I own a red Honda del Sol and I really enjoy driving it. Do other guys think I?m less than manly? How can I a ...

Help library receive $5,000 by online voting

Did you read the June 28 Lincoln News Messenger article about Sierra College, funds due and our library (front page, ?Sierra College owes Lincoln $747,823?)? This is what the Place ...

Wellness can be guided by "The Serenity Prayer"

No matter what your religious beliefs, most of us have heard ?The Serenity Prayer? at one point in life. This prayer offers 24 words to wellness and never were there more true word ...

Exposure to tobacco is risky and costly

In the fight against cancer, new drugs, technologies and ongoing research are essential. But nothing would make a greater impact against the disease than eliminating tobacco use a ...

City says grand jury's report inaccurate

Twelve Bridges Library partners operating payments: 2009/10 Western Placer Unified School District owed $111,016.45 and paid $111,016.45 Sierra College owed $184,415 and paid $184 ...