Columnists

City’s on the right track

  Over the last few years, there have been declarations that city finances are headed for disaster, that we are in a nose dive headed for a crash, we are going bankrupt and t ...

Race is more than just choosing a candidate

Although the City Council race began July 16, it seems twice as long than the past three months of campaigning by nine candidates for three seats. The race has been tough because ...

‘Cloud Atlas’ rewards the patient movie-goer

“Cloud Atlas" Directed by Andy Wachowski, Lana Wachowski and Tom Tykwer Starring: Tom Hanks, Halle Berry and Hugo Weaving Rating: Five out of five stars   &nbs ...

Headless horsemen and other scary thoughts

Ghosts don’t scare me — even during Halloween week. Nor do goblins, ghouls or headless horsemen. OK, maybe headless horsemen do a little. That character from the &ldq ...

The Saturday Skinny: Being prepared is a good motto for losing weight

In this week's installment we're going to look at a word many fear: preparation. Having a healthy eating plan is great in theory, but if there isn't a way to stick to ...

Friends of Lincoln Library column

  Rhyming, rhythm, and repetition. Yes, those are the basics kids learn at the Mother Goose on the Loose program held each Thursday morning at the Lincoln Public Library. Bu ...

Residents should be informed about local up to federal candidates

We’ve focused the past few months on the fast-approaching Lincoln City Council election. We want residents to be informed about the qualifications and positions of all nine c ...

Dave's Toon

Tyler Perry should not have become Alex Cross

“Alex Cross” Directed by Rob Cohen            Starring: Tyler Perry, Matthew Fox and Edward Burns Rating: One ...