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Lincoln Chronicles for the week of March 5

Lincoln Chronicles   1 YEAR AGO March 6, 2014 – New downtown housing seeks approval – Lincoln may soon get a new housing development that&rs ...

A courage that endures Holocaust survivor turned spy against Nazis wows Rocklin

During one of the most frightening moments in modern history, a young Jewish woman in France witnessed both the very worst and very best of human actions, finding in herself the fo ...

Out of the Classroom, Part One

When you're a teacher, you can count on being rendered speechless once in a while.  My most memorable speechless moment happened when I was teaching third-grade in ...

A big band event

 We were proud to be in the two Lincoln school bands. Mr. Hall was our band leader and most of us had known him since he first started us on our instruments way back in gramm ...

Lincoln Chronicle for the week of Feb. 26

Lincoln Chronicles   1 YEAR AGO Feb. 27, 2014 – County to sell surplus water – Placer County Water Agency is moving ahead with the sale of up to 20,000 acr ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Feb. 19

1 YEAR AGO Feb. 20, 2014 – City Council Brown Act violation alleged – Resident Bryon Chapman says he’s going to the D.A. – Resident Bryon Chapman is &ldquo ...

Irish all the way – part 7 "Treasures in the Potato Patch"

Ireland was the last stop for the Celts.   Pushed west, ever west, to the shores of the Atlantic Ocean, their culture rose up as if against a seawall instead of slipping ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Feb. 12

1 YEAR AGO Feb. 13, 2014 – Placer Water officially declares drought – Storm not enough; board takes precautions on shortages for this summer – The raindrops ...

Irish all the Way, Part Five: Closing the Celtic circle

Ireland. So lush and green. Small streams tumbling down the hillsides.  Wide rivers filled with salmon.  Craggy peaks sheltering great stags. Great slabs of stone ti ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Jan. 29

1 YEAR AGO Jan. 30, 2014 – Police geared to take on traffic problems – As a prelude to his presentation Monday on chronic traffic issues in Lincoln Hills, Lincoln ...