Opinion

‘The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water’ fun romp for everyone

The absorbent, yellow and porous resident of a pineapple under the sea returns to the big screen in “The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water.” The “Sponge Out o ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Feb. 12

1 YEAR AGO Feb. 13, 2014 – Placer Water officially declares drought – Storm not enough; board takes precautions on shortages for this summer – The raindrops ...

City should fix back flow preventer

In California, we are going into our third year of drought. Some people have taken great measures to conserve water. The city of Lincoln’s 6” back flow preventer near ...

Meet your new city manager

Lincoln has a lot of positives going for it. Even though the population has increased five-fold from 8,500 in 2000 to 45,000, the city still has a small-town atmosphere. For ...

The Salt Mine teams up with The Tire Dealer this month

  The Salt Mine is teaming up with a different local business monthly this year to help feed Lincoln and Sheridan residents in need. ...

Irish all the Way, Part Five: Closing the Celtic circle

Ireland. So lush and green. Small streams tumbling down the hillsides.  Wide rivers filled with salmon.  Craggy peaks sheltering great stags. Great slabs of stone ti ...

So you want to start riding

In my last column, I wrote about the benefits of cycling vis-a-vis aging. I am guessing many of you have become inspired and want to start riding a bike before it’s too la ...

Bleachers at McBean Park unsafe

The wooden parts of the bleachers by the McBean Park field seem dangerous due to dry rot and old age. I hope the city is doing something about them or perhaps some local group wou ...

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 ...