Living

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 ...

Lincoln calendar

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 ...

Eyes from Lincoln

I took a birding trip to Sanibel Island, Fla. in mid-January this year. It is a choice area for bird fans and others seeking a relaxing vacation on the Gulf. The island is locate ...

Gary Lewis brings the ‘60s to Lincoln

Don’t tell Gary Lewis that this isn’t the 1960s. The leader and founder of the Playboys has been reliving the ‘60s nonstop since 1984 every weekend. He brings h ...

Get acquainted with the recreation department

Editor’s note: This is the 10th in a  series of columns about Lincoln, its parks and its people. The city of Lincoln provides a wide variety of recreational classes ...

Visual Viewpoint

Senior Peer Counseling, Training available in county

Placer County Senior Peer Counseling provides education and services to support the wellness and self-sufficiency of the older adults of Placer County. Volunteers provide counsel ...