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Report to the community on the 2014 Toys for Tots Campaign for Southwest Placer County

Now that I have completed my annual After Action Report to the Toys for Tots Foundation in Quantico, Va., I can comment on the statistics, share some of the highlights and, most im ...

Lincoln Chronicles for Feb. 19

1 YEAR AGO Feb. 20, 2014 – City Council Brown Act violation alleged – Resident Bryon Chapman says he’s going to the D.A. – Resident Bryon Chapman is &ldquo ...

Mark Fowler scholarship fundraiser to be held Saturday

A barbeque dinner, live music and old-fashioned sack races--all for a good cause--will take place Saturday, Feb. 21 at the historic Mt. Pleasant Hall in rural Lincol ...

Key to our Hearts Giveaway winner announced

Nancy Storz of Lincoln is the Valentine’s Day winner of the Downtown Lincoln Association’s inaugural Key to our Hearts Giveaway. Storz won $700 worth of items from ...

Sign up for free cell phone emergency alerts

 Since last August, all Placer County residents can receive free emergency alerts from area law-enforcement on their mobile phones and through emails. While emergency alerts ...

Irish all the way – part 7 "Treasures in the Potato Patch"

Ireland was the last stop for the Celts.   Pushed west, ever west, to the shores of the Atlantic Ocean, their culture rose up as if against a seawall instead of slipping ...

Playing under pressure

  In reference to this column, you will see a photo of a football.  You’ll note of course it is marked NFL, which stands for Naturally Flat Leather.  In the ...

John Adams Academy buys land in Lincoln for new charter school

John Adams Academy, a Roseville-based public charter school, purchased land in Lincoln in December with plans to open a second location in time for the 2016 – 2017 school yea ...

Council approves lease for top floor of former City Hall

After standing empty for nearly six years, the top floor of the “old” City Hall —built in 2001—will be home to a local medical-services company. The two-st ...