Opinion

Good people do exist

I came across Oscar quite by accident ... totally my fault. Can you imagine leaving your wallet in the Roseville Post Office the day before a business trip? Yikes. That is exac ...

Thanks, Clark and Derosier

The Summer Reading Program at the Twelve Bridges is nearing the end for the year 2015. A salute to Linda Derosier and Nancy Clark (retired in May) for the hard work and planning ...

Library appreciated

I wasn’t brought up to express just positive thoughts; in fact my wife who is very positive keeps reminding me about how negative I am.   My yoga instructor has even i ...

Change art show back

In the last issue of The Lincoln News Messenger, Paul Apfel, the president of the Art League of Lincoln (ALL), indicated that a 24-year tradition had been returned to Lincoln. Th ...

Misleading headlines

I was absolutely shocked and dismayed when I opened my recent issue of The News Messenger (July 16, page 6) and saw the headline: “Art League to bring Feats of Clay back to L ...

Art League seeks some input

I was one of the founding members 3½ years ago who started the Art League of Lincoln when Lincoln Arts closed.  The Feats of Clay exhibit and tours was LincolnArts sign ...

Lincoln economic development update

While each of us is busy taking care of our personal lives, a great thing is happening in our town. Our Economic Development Committee (EDC) is hard at work, bringing new busines ...

Running the Western States Part III

The section heading for Miller’s Defeat was easy trail with some undulations and the miles just seemed to fly by. In these ultra runs you come across runners that are going ...

Setting up an LLC could be beneficial

Own a business or rental property? Switching to an LLC could protect your family’s home and personal assets. In California, a limited liability company (LLC) is a legal &ld ...

Downtown Lincoln Farmers’ Market update

The Farmers’ Market in downtown  on Thursday nights is midway through its summer session.   We farmers are delighted with the weekly turnouts, in spite of the not ...

July is for George, part 3: America’s patriotic gardener

No, no and no!  Young George did not chop down that cherry tree. No, no and no!  He did not confess with that prissy little sentence: “I cannot tell a lie.” ...

Art League to bring Feats of Clay back to Lincoln

The Art League of Lincoln will be returning the Feats of Clay name and familiar footed pot to the citizens of Lincoln. The Feats of Clay name has been a 24-year tradition in Linc ...

Today, we take the 13.1-mile Gladding-Fleming-McCourtney Loop ride

Today, our ride starts from McBean Pavilion. As always, check your bike over and be sure your cell phone is on and you have plenty of water. Put on your helmet and let’s go. ...

Luau proceeds go back to Lincoln

The Lincoln Knights of Columbus will celebrate the annual Hawaiian Luau on Saturday, July 25. The annual event will be held at McBean Park Pavilion in Lincoln just off of Highway 1 ...

Pulling pork, flying electric and President Trump?

There was a time when the English language was relatively simple, but now, decades later, we have developed terms, words and phrases that have meanings absolutely illogical.   ...