Opinion

Study of birds is beneficial

Thank you for the special March 12 issue acknowledging many activities in the Lincoln schools. This is my fourth year working with Mrs. (Janet) Bass at Twelve Bridges Elementary Sc ...

What do they think now?

Facing the worsening drought here in California, this born-and-bred Californian remembers back in junior high school, asking my teacher why we do not have salt removal plants si ...

What do they think now?

Facing the worsening drought here in California, this born-and-bred Californian remembers back in junior high school, asking my teacher why we do not have salt removal plants si ...

Deterioration of Lincoln Fire Department in 15 years is shocking

I am a retired firefighter with 35 years experience (25 years as a captain) in a large city, Oakland. After retiring in 2000, I moved to Lincoln where I became a volunteer assist ...

Lincoln Chronicles for the week of Mar. 19

1 YEAR AGO March 20, 2014 – COP group welcomes new volunteers – Lincoln Hills’ resident Ralph Martinez was checking out local volunteer groups at the city p ...

Art League of Lincoln celebrates third year March 27

On March 27, the Art League of Lincoln celebrates its third year as Lincoln’s premier art organization. But, while proud of their achievements, members ar ...

‘Cinderella’ a classic good tale

Disney is going through another phase where they churn out live-action adaptations of some of their animated masterpieces, only to be met with mixed results. So far, revisionism r ...

To my favorite role model

My mother, who will be 90 on Saturday, is still my greatest teacher. She’s just as much my role model today as she was when I was growing up. In September, my mother mov ...

Out of the classroom, Part 2 An Immigrant Boy

            I was walking to my classroom, when I heard my name called. My neighboring teacher rushed up to me, her face full of concern. ...

Spring is the ideal time to tackle home safety and repair projects

There’s something about the warming temperatures and budding flowers that produces an almost irrepressible urge to organize, de-clutter and clean.  As you bring in spri ...