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A different Thanksgiving this year for the Hoekstra family

  Family is everything.  That becomes clear around Thanksgiving as coworkers make airplane reservations to visit loved ones in other states and TV ads show happy familie ...

‘Lincoln’ one of Spielberg’s better movies

  Directed by Steven Spielberg Starring: Daniel Day-Lewis, Tommy Lee Jones and Sally Field Rating: Five out of five stars   A historical figure such as Abraham Linco ...

Reasons to be thankful

Today is the day we give thanks for a bountiful harvest in the tradition of the Pilgrims who braved coming to this new world for a better life. Theirs was not so great but things g ...

Raise that glass of beer!

  Beer is an acquired taste so don’t let anyone tell you what beers you should or shouldn’t like. There are, however, a multitude of beer types and flavors, from ...

Art League of Lincoln column New officers chosen

  The Art League of Lincoln Board of Directors elected officers and approved a budget for 2013 in a special meeting on Monday. The director ...

Veterans’ tales in and around the library

Second of a two-part series Last week, I talked about one way to honor veterans — by simply hearing their stories — and I promised to tell you more about the Lincoln H ...

The Saturday Skinny: You don't need to be wealthy to eat healthy and lose weight

Something I hear all the time is, "It's too expensive to eat healthy." Money is tight in this economy but you don't need a bunch of cash to lose a bunch of weigh ...

Whether you have been naughty or nice ..

The Downtown Lincoln Merchants invite you to attend the second annual Light of Lincoln Open House on Saturday, Dec. 1 from 4 to 8 p.m.! Come downtown and bring your friends and fam ...

Whether you have been naughty or nice ..

The Downtown Lincoln Merchants invite you to attend the second annual Light of Lincoln Open House on Saturday, Dec. 1 from 4 to 8 p.m.! Come downtown and bring your friends and fam ...