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‘Hijack the aging process’ Lee Belshin’s way

With New Year’s resolutions made less than a month ago, many residents are now carrying out the obligatory resolutions such as “eat better in 2015” and “exe ...

Placer Community Foundation honors donors for giving back in 2014

Placer Community Foundation recently honored almost 200 of its donors at the Blue Goose Fruit Shed in Loomis. Guests learned about the many ways their philanthropy impacted Placer ...

Give the Lincoln Sober Grad committee a helping hand

At first glance, $30,000 is a lot of money to spend for a party in Lincoln. For that price, it sounds like partygoers, in this case, Lincoln High School seniors, are going to be t ...

Lincoln Hills residents to elect four directors

Six candidates are running for four Sun City Lincoln Hills Community Association board seats. Lincoln Hills, located in the southeastern portion of Lincoln, has approximately 11,0 ...

Board to interview candidates for school bond oversight committee

The Western Placer Unified School District school board is looking for residents to form a committee that will oversee how the district spends $60 million on school facilities. We ...

Council and nonprofits iron out city sign problems

After two years of city meetings and community workshops, Lincoln’s long-discussed sign ordinance is set to return to City Council for approval Feb. 24, according to city of ...

Protesters picket Lincoln business

Protesters with signs displaying “The Grim Reaper” have been picketing a local business since last Thursday. Their grievance is with the Orchid Thai Cuisine restaurant ...

Lincoln AARP volunteers help residents with their taxes

AARP Tax-Aide volunteers provide complimentary service for residents seeking help on their 2014 tax returns.  This 40-year-old program provides free income-tax return prepara ...

Greater Sacramento shows mixed grades in Lung Association ‘State of Tobacco Control 2015’ Report;

Editor’s note: In conjunction with the national report, the American Lung Association in California released its State of Tobacco Control 2015 – California Local Grades ...

Ukulele students learn joy of 'arf-ing'

 To the young musicians in Ron Peck’s First Street Schoolukulele class, two songs make the Top Tunes list —“On Top of Spaghetti” and “How Much is ...