Food & Wine

Make mom proud - visit the Lincoln Farmers' Market

Since staying at my parents’ home while waiting to move here, my mother often tells me that my diet is horrible. My mom’s exact words are, “If you keep eating like that, yo ...

Markets make it easy to eat veggies

Besides school vacation starting, the beginning of summer means two seasonal farmers’ markets return to Lincoln. A certified farmers’ market is typically an open-air market ...

Make Mother’s Day breakfast memorable ... and safe

Burnt toast, soggy cereal, scrambled eggs with bits of shells sounds like a breakfast fit for a very exceptional mom. This Sunday, for Mother’s Day, many lucky moms will experi ...

Sweet treat sure to put zest into your special day

Mother’s Day is around the corner and there are lots of fun local adventures to take “Mom” on that weekend. You can opt for a whirlwind studio tour of several well-known lo ...

Local restaurant's hit sauces, dressings now for sale

Diana Burke’s husband, Shawn, used to joke that he married her for potato salad. Burke, owner of the Simple Pleasures Restaurant and catering business at 648 Fifth St., said the ...

Tasty Morsels: Sweet treat sure to put zest into Mother’s Day

Mother’s Day is around the corner and there are lots of fun local adventures to take “Mom” on that weekend. You can opt for a whirlwind studio tour of several well-known loca ...

Senior Cafe menu available

Senior Café, located at 472 E St., Lincoln, has released its menu for next week. Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance by calling Debra Jordan, Senior First Site Manager ...

Loomis winery open for weekend tour

Secret Ravine Winery in Loomis is joining other winery members of the Placer County Wine and Grape Association in opening their doors from noon to 5 p.m. this Saturday, Sunday and ...

Meals on Wheels cuts services

Susan Hartle enrolled her mother, Alberta Hartle, in the Meals on Wheels program so the 92-year-old could have a nutritious meal when she was gone at work all day. “I came home ...

Who's who: A portrait of a person who is a part of your community

Name: Lorena Fernandez Age: 23 Occupation: Server at Los Gallos Taqueria in downtown Lincoln at 520 F St. Family: Husband, Eddy; mother, Oralia; father, Manuel; and brothers and ...

Broncs, bulls and chili hit Lincoln this weekend

The California High School Rodeo Association District 3 hosts District 4 in the Thundering Three Winter Classic from Friday through Sunday at the rodeo grounds off Highway 65 in Li ...

Latitudes to feature Spring Wine Tasting

Placer Wine will be pouring at Latitudes from 6:30-8:30 p.m. on Monday, May 20, to introduce many new releases, award winners and some old favorites. Latitudes, located at 130 Mapl ...

Buonarroti Ristorante to add microbrewery, expand bar

It looks like historic downtown Lincoln will once again be home to a microbrewer, but this time the beer will actually be brewed on site. On Tuesday, Lincoln’s City Council agre ...

Foothill Farmers’ Market kicking off Fridays in Lincoln

Editor’s note: Meredith Evancie is a Placer High School senior studying marketing for her senior project. She wrote this column as part of her project. There’s a new kid in t ...

Taco Del Mar lowers prices

Taco Del Mar has announced the bold move of permanently lowering prices on all core menu items to help consumers during these uncertain economic times. Known for high-quality, fre ...