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Nugget Fringe Festival is Far Out: Nevada County event boasts eclectic multi-arts collection

Chicago and San Francisco have one, New York has several, Edinburgh’s is the biggest. And now Nevada County has one. What are we talking about? Fringe Festivals, of course. ...

O poem, my poem: Placer County Poetry Out Loud recitation competition happens Sunday

The annual Placer County Poetry Out Loud (POL) recitation competition is an extraordinary educational opportunity for high school students to learn great poetry, perform it, and co ...

The Good Luck Thrift Store Outfit band, Sumner Brothers to perform Saturday: A big night of music at the Auburn Event Center

Take two Americana singer-songwriters, an indie-rock veteran of a drummer, a country-born bassist, and a metal-bred pedal steel player, and you get the rough-hewn, yet driftwood-sm ...

Lincoln High School invites incoming freshmen and parents to Zebra Showcase

Entering high school and changing schools can be a demanding time in a young adult’s life. To help with the transition and reduce the anxiety or fear that is sometimes assoc ...

24 Local Families Adopted for Christmas

Shortly before Christmas, the new officers of the Lincoln Conference of Saint Vincent de Paul gathered at the bank to sign the necessary paperwork to write checks when needed to ac ...

Community Christian school Bird Club

Community Christian School Bird Club braves the cold Jan. 14 in search of migrating waterfowl at the Lincoln Water Waste Treatment Facility. During the Bird Club meetings, students ...

FieldHaven Marketplace Chamber mixer was purrr-fect

Cats, canapés, wine and conversation were the Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce mixer highlights on Jan. 13. The ribbon-cutting ceremony for FieldHaven Marketplace’s N ...

Lincoln High instructors and students present overview of career courses

With a series of vocational education programs in place, Lincoln High School students have the opportunity to prepare for future careers while taking high school classes, according ...

Model A Ford donated to high school auto shop program

Late last year, Lincoln High School received an unexpected gift from a private donor that may provide student scholarships for the next two decades. In December, a Bay Area man do ...

Transitional kindergarten and kindergarten registration set for March

Western Placer Unified School District is preparing for registration of transitional kindergarten and kindergarten students for the coming 2016 – 2017 school year.  &ld ...

A delicious hearty meal in about 30 minutes

This time of year we are all rushing around busy with our daily activities. Our lives seem to be packed with one chore after another. Families are trying to get ready for the d ...

Lincoln calendar, starting Jan. 21

Thursday, Jan. 21 Caregiver support group meets from 9 to 10:30 a.m. at the Lincoln Library every third Thursday of the month. Sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association and S ...

Crisp and Clear at Codfish Falls: Enjoy exceptional beauty, solitude, and free parking during winter months

We are all so grateful for the rain. Sure, the humidity sends my hair to a higher elevation. But as the water covers the land and finds its way to creeks and streams toward the riv ...

‘So the River Flows’ celebrates the human spirit

A love story is a love story is a love story. What differentiates one from another are the characters and the events accompanying their meeting and the obstacles surrounding their ...

Art League features art from local students

From Disney-inspired cartoons to striking photographs, the Art League of Lincoln’s Student Art Show encompasses a broad range of styles. The exhibit includes 114 entries rep ...