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Portuguese Holy Ghost Association celebrates Festa

Our traditional Festa is based on Queen Isabel of Portugal. Also known as St. Elisabeth of Aragon, the Queen of Portugal during the 13th century performed many miracles in her sa ...

Friendly Visitor Program can help revive the spirit

Dear Candace: You recently wrote about a Friendly Visitor Program and I wanted to share with you my experience with a similar program in New York involving my mother. After the dea ...

Senior Café hosts bingo party April 25

There will be a Senior Café bingo party Friday, April 25 at the Senior Café, 472 E St. (corner of Fifth and E streets). The party is also for all people who have a birthday in ...

Senior Café

Senior Café, located at 472 E St., Lincoln, has released its menu for next week: Reservations must be made 24 hours in advance by calling Lee Olsen at 645-1419 or the Auburn offi ...

Budget cuts cause buzz at school board meeting

Concern over looming budget cuts led to a full house at the Western Placer Unified School District’s board of trustees meeting Tuesday. Dozens of parents and staff showed up to ...

Registration deadline nears for Placer County scholarship pageants

Entries are now being accepted for Miss Placer County and Miss Teen Placer County, the Teen Ambassador programs and the Wee and Little Miss Placer County Fair scholarship competiti ...

Evolving preservation group hosts Creek Day cleanup

Their name has changed, but their mission – preserving Lincoln’s natural habitats – is the same. For the first time, Lincoln’s annual creek cleanup will be hosted by the L ...

Lincoln Flight Center brings chopper to town

Lincoln Flight Center swooped in to save the day for some still-training helicopter pilots when it opened at Lincoln Regional Airport late last month. The new center fills a niche ...

Persimmon Café highlights local produce

The owner of Lincoln’s newest eatery, Persimmon Café, is a longtime advocate for Placer County agriculture who has much more than great food and terrific service in mind for the ...