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Calendar of events for this week Aug. 7 - 13

Thursday, Aug. 7 Farmer’s Market – Runs from 5 to 8 p.m. in downtown Beermann Plaza and 5th and F streets. Live music with Yesterdays News playing oldies and blues. In ...

Learning to swim has never been so much fun

The pool was packed at McBean Park on a recent sunny Thursday morning.  Kids jumped in the pool fearlessly and full of excitement. Heidi Edwards, mother of two children atten ...

Part two – Rocks have their own history

Editor’s note:  This is part two of a two-part series on the journey of Lincoln rocks. See all of Jane Tahti’s columns at lincolnnewsmessenger.com. My kitchen tab ...

Countinuing drought spurs more water-savin measures

As the lingering effects of a multi-year drought continue to cast their parched shadow on much of California, Placer County continues to take steps to reduce water use and elimi ...

New assisted-living facilities good for Lincoln

Lincoln is a city that appeals to families of all ages. Newcomers with young families often tell me that they move to Lincoln for affordable housing, good schools and the smal ...

Lerner and Loewe's 'Brigadoon' runs through Sunday in Sacramento

Ron Wisniski, who plays Archie Beaton in the Music Circus production of “Brigadoon” this week, was not familiar with the Lerner and Loewe musical classic. “I&rsq ...

Kyle Martin performs Billy Joel hits Aug. 15 at Lincoln Hills amphitheater

Kyle Martin, a Roseville singer/performer/studio owner, shares some fun coincidences with the  award-winning recording artist Billy Joel.   “His music interweaved ...

Sierra College offers a New Student Jump Start event Aug. 23

Thinking about attending Community College this fall? The Sierra College Rocklin Campus will hold a New Student Jump Start event on Saturday, Aug. 23.  The event streamli ...

Parents: ride your bike with your kids

In many of my past columns, I have emphasized how drivers and bike riders can safely share the road.  The emphasis has been on adult riders, usually those of us who take to ...