Opinion

‘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 ...

Stop the sham and fix the dam

The Nevada Irrigation District (NID) provides a dependable, quality water supply to about 25,000 homes, farms, and businesses in Nevada County and Placer County.  It strives t ...

Lincoln firefighters are great

Had a rude awakening Sunday evening about 11.  All of the smoke detectors were screaming.  After a quick inspection revealed no smoke or fire, I called the 9-1-1 operator ...

Please make mailbox clusters tamper-proof

I live in Sun City Lincoln Hills where we have been the victim of several mailbox break-ins over the past few months. Our current mailboxes are what they describe as “cluster ...

Lincoln Chronicles for the week of Jan. 22

Lincoln Chronicles   1 YEAR AGO Jan. 23, 2014 – Is Lincoln facing a heroin use problem? Residents see increase, police chief says it’s not prevalent – Whi ...

We look good on paper

“When will you be back from your bike ride,” she asked.  “We leave at 8 and will be riding 50 miles. See you at 1” was his confident reply.  ...