Opinion

Lincoln's Comfort Food Part 1 Bread and Butter

Oh, how we loved Lincoln's little bakery and cafe.  Before it burned down, it sat at the Fifth Street entrance to what is now Beermann’s Plaza.  For a while i ...

Quick northeast loop ride

When you are sometimes short on time, try this ride over a flat course. We start at the Pavilion in McBean Park. After checking over your bike and tires, put on your helmet and let ...

Film Review: Old heroes go postmodern in bold, brooding “Batman v Superman”

What is the world coming to, that Batman and Superman should come to blows? The answer posited by director Zack Snyder’s brooding, swing-for-the-fences epic, “Batman v ...

Stay flexible and keep an open mind

Once again, just when it seemed like things were settling into a pattern, we get a couple of days of cold, hard rain and everything gets screwed up. I got out twice last week and ...

Happy anniversary, Sierra Hills Framing and Joe “Professor Rockola” Vigil

A “rocking Good Time” was had by all who attended the Rock ’n’ Roll Extravaganza at Sierra Hills Framing last Friday night. Arranged by myself and DJ Joe Vi ...

Guns versus marijuana

Regarding the (front-page March 24) article, “Council opposes marijuana measure,” I found it almost laughable that Mayor (Spencer) Short said, “… I don&rsq ...

And Another Thing: Considering beauty in an election year

I have reasonable hair. I have a nice smile. Well, I have an odd, lopsided smile. But heck, that doesn’t keep me from smiling. Lately, though, my eyelids always seem to be a ...

Grab your camera for the picture of a lifetime

I’m a cyclist and a photographer. Or, more exactly, a bike rider and a picture taker. These are two hobbies that go together well.  Any rider will tell you part of the ...

Start of the Zebras’ golf season

Another spring and another season of golf for Lincoln High School. This is the last year of my golf career at Lincoln High and it started off on a low note. After practicing for a ...

Art League exhibit delightful

The Art League of Lincoln Digital Art Showcase is unique and timely! Wow, what a delightful array of digital art along with animation, illustration and 3D. Once again, I felt prou ...

Art League exhibit delightful

The Art League of Lincoln Digital Art Showcase is unique and timely! Wow, what a delightful array of digital art along with animation, illustration and 3D. Once again, I felt prou ...

Art League member appreciates exhibit

From a member who attended the (Art League of Lincoln) reception for Digital Art (exhibit). Wow, we were so impressed and awed and amazed at the variety of art one can do in the d ...

Regrets, I've had a few: how 'bout you?

In the wise words of Tom Petty, “Some days are diamonds. Some days are rocks.” I hope your week has been diamonds, but I have to say that mine was a mouthful of gravel. ...

Bike column

Today, we will start our ride at the Pavilion in McBean Park. As always, check your bike, tires and be sure to take water with you. Put on your helmet and let’s go for a ride ...

Humor column, not required reading

   Writing a column like this is pure fun.  Unfortunately, there are those who, when they notice that someone they politically agree with is being made fun of, can&r ...