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Toys for Tots donations now being accepted

The local Toys for Tots campaign kicked off at Roseville Fire Station No. 7 on Oct. 22. About 60 participants enjoyed the comments of the event’s emcee, Rob Baquera, the cit ...

Walmart and Lincoln Salt Mine help create a nicer holiday for many area residents

Joyce Tillotson, a Lincoln Hills Community Church member, recently applied for and received a $1,000 grant from Walmart in Roseville for The Salt Mine Ministry to be used toward ...

Two Lincoln schools placed on lock-down Tuesday as police chase probation violator

A manhunt for an unarmed Granite Bay man ended without incident after about a half hour Tuesday, according to law-enforcement officials.   A Placer County Sheriff’s det ...

Power outage hits part of Lincoln Hills and Twelve Bridges area

There is a power outage in north Lincoln Hills and near the Twelve Bridges area, as of Monday afternoon. It is unknown at this time how many homes are affected. Lincoln Hill ...

Placer County exploring new rules for ‘boutique’ wineries

New proposed rules are attempting to balance Placer County desires to help develop a viable winemaking industry and concerns of neighbors over the intrusion of noise, traffic and o ...

Help make Thanksgiving happy for some families

Lincoln residents can help ensure that residents in need have a nice Thanksgiving dinner. On Nov. 20, the Lincoln Professional Firefighters Association, Local 4356, partnering wit ...

City saves almost $100,000 a year through Friends of the Lincoln Libraries donations

The nonprofit Friends of the Lincoln Libraries donates $95,000 a year to the Twelve Bridges Library to present programs and buy books, DVDs and other needed materials. Some of ...

Downtown attracting new businesses

There are some new kids on the block. More specifically, new businesses have moved to the Lincoln Boulevard block in downtown Lincoln. In March, Jim D’Ambrosio opened Linco ...

One business leader’s perspective on downtown Lincoln

Ruth Alves has a unique perspective of whether Lincoln’s downtown seems busier, in terms of visitors and businesses. Currently the Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce&rsquo ...

Angela Ponivas reflects on her years at Lighthouse as she transitions to new job

Recently, I informed the Lighthouse Board of Directors that I am resigning as executive director of Lighthouse.  I have accepted a position with the state of California, worki ...