Opinion

Cut the waste

Friday morning, I woke up, watched the morning news, my puppy told me when the garbage man arrived. Before eating breakfast, I decided to bring in the garbage can. To my great sur ...

Support the Friends of the Lincoln Library in its membership drive

Today, I renewed my Friends of the Lincoln Library membership, I am showing my support to the Friends in their goal to keep the Twelve Bridges Library open as much as possible ...

‘Mortdecai’ should have done better

With every successive failure of a film, it becomes more baffling that Johnny Depp hasn’t starred in a movie directed by Wes Anderson. Anderson (“The Grand Budapest Ho ...

Bicycle safety is always a priority

In my columns, I have consistently stressed the importance of bike safety. Last week, I was involved in a situation where I was very fortunate in not being seriously injured. ...

Barringer family thanks community for support

The family of Ron Barringer would like to send out a heartfelt thank you for all of the love and support shown to us during this time. Words will never be able to express how thank ...

8 reasons a senior may have “sudden-onset” confusion

Ongoing confusion may be part of dementia. However, if “sudden-onset” confusion occurs, it may be due to one of the following:   Urinary tract infection (UT ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Jan. 29

1 YEAR AGO Jan. 30, 2014 – Police geared to take on traffic problems – As a prelude to his presentation Monday on chronic traffic issues in Lincoln Hills, Lincoln ...

‘American Sniper’ entertaining enough but leaves much to be desired

After last year’s Oscar-nominated “American Hustle,” Bradley Cooper has quickly anointed himself as the reigning king of flashy-yet-inert prestige films with the ...

Irish all the Way Neolithic mice - Part Three

Although we didn't kiss the Blarney Stone, we did see one of  Ireland's most famous Irish landmarks:  Newgrange.  Predating Stonehenge and the pyramids,&nbs ...

Knights of Columbus 2015 Crabfest a Success

The Knights of Columbus held their sold-out crabfest at the Pavilion in Lincoln on Jan. 10. The five-course meal consisted of soup, salad, shrimp Alfredo pasta, crab, shrimp and a ...