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Lincoln calendar, starting May 19

Thursday, May 19 TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024. America’s ClayFest, Student Division 201 ...

Gardening: Learn from the masters

Find out how you can get the most out of your home garden by attending two free workshops presented by Placer County Master Gardeners at their demonstration garden in Auburn. The w ...

Celebrating 74 years of marriage

Harry and June Thorell of Foresthill celebrated their 74th wedding anniversary on May 9. The two were married in Boise, Idaho in 1942. Their children are Cary McCart and Linda ...

String Fling: Guitar festival comes to Auburn

Do you play guitar or did you play years ago? Well, it’s time to dust off the axe and bring it to Auburn’s first annual Spring Fling. This acoustic guitar festival is l ...

Jelly Bread: ‘The baddest blues band that doesn’t play blues’

Jelly Bread co-founder David Berry has been described as a southern-fried singer/guitarist. “That’s just a nice way of calling me a hillbilly,” he laughs. The b ...

'Something Inside is Broken' - A Native American rock opera on stage

How do you tell the story about the shattering of a people? With truth, honor, music, and a little comic relief. “Something Inside is Broken” tells the story of the N ...

Music of Lou Rawls heard Wednesday by recording artist Nicolas Bearde

Even recording artist Nicolas Bearde’s speaking voice is velvety smooth, which makes him an even greater performer. That’s good news for Lincoln residents who will att ...

Validated Parsing column

MayDay, MayDay, MayDay!  I’ve got three MiG’s on my tail! MayDay, MayDay, MayDay!  Lost our rudder and our sail! MayDay, MayDay, MayDay!  We&rsquo ...

Lincoln Hills resident, 92, publishes novel

Jan Y. Flynn, who turned 92 on Friday, knows first-hand that it’s never too late to become a published author. That’s because Flynn’s first book was published t ...

Jan Flynn an example of living, nonagenarian

Jan Flynn credits her genes. The Lincoln Hills resident of 16 years looks like she is not a day older than 69. Yet Flynn celebrated her 92nd birthday Friday, I met the nonage ...

Subtly spicy fish tacos

One of my favorite trips was to Los Cabos, Mexico. Being gluten free is really simple when the majority of the foods there are rice, beans and corn. My husband and I took this ...

Sizzling, satisfying coconut tilapia

This light dinner option is perfect for the warmer days leading up to summer. Impress your guests with this coconut crusted tilapia and zesty fruit salsa. Place over a bed of s ...

Seared ahi tuna crusted with toasted quinoa and chia

Seared ahi tuna Crusted with toasted quinoa and chia Ingredients 12 ounce ahi tuna steak (2-inch thick x 3-inch wide) 1 tablespoon canola or grape seed oil 1 red jalap ...

Lincoln calendar, starting May 12

Thursday, May 12 TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is at 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024. Mother Goose on the Loose has two sessions ...

Lincoln High School Choir performs May 19

The Lincoln High School Concert Choir, Elite Choir and select singers will perform one last time before the elite and select singer groups travel in June to Europe. The May 19 con ...