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Eyes from Lincoln

I took a birding trip to Sanibel Island, Fla. in mid-January this year. It is a choice area for bird fans and others seeking a relaxing vacation on the Gulf. The island is locate ...

Gary Lewis brings the ‘60s to Lincoln

Don’t tell Gary Lewis that this isn’t the 1960s. The leader and founder of the Playboys has been reliving the ‘60s nonstop since 1984 every weekend. He brings h ...

Get acquainted with the recreation department

Editor’s note: This is the 10th in a  series of columns about Lincoln, its parks and its people. The city of Lincoln provides a wide variety of recreational classes ...

Senior Peer Counseling, Training available in county

Placer County Senior Peer Counseling provides education and services to support the wellness and self-sufficiency of the older adults of Placer County. Volunteers provide counsel ...

Sign up now for Leadership Lincoln

Sign up now for Leadership Lincoln The deadline to apply for the third annual Leadership Lincoln Class of 2015-2016 is Monday. Leadership Lincoln, sponsored by the Lincoln A ...

Infusion Taproom offers 20 craft beers, relaxing environment

Jacob and Andrea Marshall eased into the craft beer business as customers. “We started frequenting our local taprooms and breweries for our own date nights,” said Andr ...

Water use falls again in July

Placer County Water Agency customers are turning into overachievers when it comes to water saving. Latest figures released by the Water Agency show treated-water use down from th ...

Italian Club offers culture, comradery

Lincoln Hills residents who enjoy pasta, the Italian language, bocce ball and learning about all-things-Italian are invited to join the Lincoln Hills Italian Club. Founded in 200 ...

Lincoln Chronicles

ONE YEAR AGO Aug. 14, 2014 - Lincoln ordered to clean up old landfill; Regional water board sends city a ‘Cleanup and Abatement Order’ - In the near future, Lincoln wi ...

Lincoln calendar

Thursday, Aug. 13 TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024. Mother Goose on the Loose has two sessions av ...

District to hire online credit completion teacher

Starting next January, Lincoln area high school students will have the option of completing a portion of their high school classes online, according to district officia ...

Lincoln resident seeks world fame for moustache

Talon Bowyer has a handle on his hobby. A handlebar, that is. Bowyer, a 15-year Lincoln resident and Lincoln High School graduate, is a Moustache and Beard Social Club of Sacrame ...

Pipeline project inches closer to completion

A pipeline between Auburn and Lincoln, designed to carry sewage, is nearing completion, according to a report received by the Lincoln City Council July 28. The Mid-Western Placer ...

2-1-1 service for Placer County moves closer to reality

Placer County is taking a long-anticipated forward step toward providing 2-1-1 service – and continuing to look for financial support from cities to make it a reality. The B ...

Free and reduced-price meals for children announced

Western Placer Unified School District this week announced its policy for providing free and reduced-price meals for children served under the National School Lunch Program and ...