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Gladding Road -W.Wise-N.Doud-Nicolaus Road Loop

We meet again at the McBean Pavilion to take a ride in northwestern rural Lincoln over a level route. As usual, check your bike, including your tire pressure. I always carry a han ...

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Thursday, Aug. 27 TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024. Mother Goose on the Loose has two sessions av ...

Lincoln Chronicles

1 YEAR AGO AUG. 28, 2014: Rail rep vague on crude-oil issues - If residents at Tuesday night’s City Council meeting expected revelations about how Union Pacific Railroad mig ...

Lincoln-area trail fans, REI boost funding

Outdoor retailer REI — and more than 4,000 voters this weekend — have given Placer Land Trust’s 50-mile Coon Creek-to-Bear River trail system a $23,000 funding bo ...

Lincoln Chronicles

1 YEAR AGO AUG. 21, 2014: Government not privy to dangerous train cargo; Local first-responders can ask Union Pacific, though – What hazardous materials pass through downto ...

Upstairs in downtown, part 3: Intoxicated

When we lived upstairs, our big kitchen windows overlooked the alley parking lot of the little old Lincoln Police Department.   One night, a police car pulled into the lot. ...

Eyes from Lincoln

If New York City is the “city that doesn’t sleep,” then New Orleans is the city “where the party never stops.” Of course, not everything in NOLA (New ...

Revolutionary 'Hair' presented through Sunday

"Hair” is just as shocking today as it was when the “tribal love-rock musical” debuted on Broadway in 1968. So said Omari Tau, who in this week’s ...

Amy Bartlett new marketing director at William Jessup University

William Jessup University in Rocklin recently hired Amy Bartlett as its new director of marketing. Bartlett has an extensive background in marketing from a Christian perspective a ...

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Thursday, Aug. 20 Caregiver support group meets 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Lincoln Library every third Thursday of the month. Sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association and Sutter ...

Free admission to museums this Saturday and Sunday

Looking for something interesting to do this weekend?   This Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 15 and 16,  from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., the Placer County Heritage ...

Placer County's Heritage Trail history tour just the tonic for weekend fun

Pills and potions. Shady charlatans and mighty men of medicine. Sawbones and jawbones. It’s all there, tucked away in an unassuming Victorian painted welcoming tones of crea ...

City, theater group come to terms on Civic Auditorium

An agreement between the Lincoln Theater Company and the city was unanimously approved Tuesday night by the City Council, allowing the theater company to establish and operate a pe ...

'The Most Epic Birthday Party Ever,' fun, inspirational

Lincoln Theater Company’s production of “The Most Epic Birthday Party Ever,” last week at the Lincoln Civic Auditorium was a delightful and inspirational inaugura ...

Lincoln High band has a new truck

When the Lincoln High School band needed a truck to haul music equipment last year, dozens of helpers from the school and community stepped up. First came the donated truck, a gi ...