Living

I want to inspire you

  It has happened more than once.  My bike group will be sitting in the outside seating area of some café in Auburn, when a customer walks by, cronut and latte in ...

"On Golden Pond" emotionally effective

Family dynamics and generational conflict were well-portrayed in the Lincoln Theater Company’s production of “On Golden Pond.” Although the cast is small, with j ...

Glazier, Gershwin: The past meets present in Auburn

Having the Auburn Symphony is a triumph for Auburn. The symphony sets its bar high with many talented musicians, maestro Peter Jaffe and musical guests. Not to mention the behind-t ...

Stubblefield Family Chiropractic opens in Lincoln

Stubblefield Family Chiropractic is opening a Lincoln office at 421 A. St., Suite 600. Lewis C. Stubblefield D.C. has operated a practice in Yuba City for 30-plus years and will s ...

Lincoln Wine Fest features 21 area wineries and a variety of finger food Saturday

While many attendees at Saturday’s sixth annual Lincoln Wine Fest will be there to sample from 21 Placer County wineries, many others will also be there for the food. Th ...

Cool violinist on her way up

Faith Martinelli, age 9, a student at Northside Elementary School in Cool, graduated Suzuki violin, level one, at the annual graduation recital in Davis.  She received her ...

Knights of Columbus thanks Lincoln community

The Lincoln Knights of Columbus would like to thank all of those patrons in the local community who attended our annual Crabfest on April 2. The crowd of 325 enjoyed a delicious cr ...

After yard work: Something light but hearty

As you know it was a very, shall I say, warm weekend. I had plenty of yard work that needed to get done since I missed doing my chores last weekend due to rain. So, warm or not, I ...

Cool and creamy coconut cake

Wynona Buxton, pictured, shares with us a coconut cake recipe she has been making for many years. The recipe was passed down to her from her aunt. “It was always my husba ...

Two “ultra dads” run Friday to Saturday for 24-hour school fundraiser

Springtime for Tony Overbay, a Lincoln parent, means intense training for the annual Glen Edwards Middle School 24-hour track trek and 5K community walk/run fundraiser he founded s ...

Bike column

Our ride today starts from the McBean Pavilion in McBean Park. After our usual bike check-over, including the tires, put on your helmet and off we go. By the way, make sure you hav ...

Lincoln calendar, starting April 21

Thursday, April 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 ...

Jessup Breaks Ground on New Chemistry Lab

ROCKLIN, Calif. – Continuing their ongoing growth trajectory, William Jessup University began construction for a new chemistry lab slated for completion fall 2016.   T ...

Mulch in the vegetable garden: Hay or straw?

Q. What is the difference between straw and hay and which should I use for mulch in my veggie garden? A. Straw and hay are both field crops. The word “hay” refers to ...

Walk 'n' roll

The finest Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) trail I have ever enjoyed has to be Independence Trail off Highway 20 in Nevada County. This trail is wide, smooth, level and fille ...