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Support the second annual America’s ClayFest

A year ago March, I wrote a harsh column about the new Art League of Lincoln’s decision to hold a ceramic celebration in another city. The nonprofit Art League was founded wh ...

Placer Superior Court seeks volunteers for grand jury

The Superior Court of California, County of Placer is seeking applications from Placer County residents interested in serving on the 2014-2015 grand jury. The one-year term begins ...

A look at Dillian’s Corner – Part three: a little Lincoln fender bender

Editor’s note: This is the third of a four-part series looking at Dillian’s Corner stories and anecdotes. A heartfelt clarification:  I would like to add a much-n ...

Living a century-plus

Two Lincoln residents are celebrating centenarian birthdays. One, Albina Gorczyca, will be 103 on May 2. And Jacqueleine Johnson turned 100 on Tuesday. As of 2010, there were ...

Council debates fate of house at the end-of-the-airport-runway

One of the more lively discussions at Tuesday night’s Lincoln City Council meeting at McBean Park Pavilion involved item 6.1 B pulled from the council’s “consent ...

Benefit concert will kick cancer’s butt May 2 in Lincoln

A concert benefiting the American Cancer Society’s Relay For Life in Lincoln will be at 7 p.m. May 2 at the McBean Park gazebo. The “Kick Cancer’s Butt Concert&r ...

LHS student to compete in advanced speech contest

Although she only began competitive public speaking last year, 17-year-old Simone Matecna is on her way to possibly winning statewide recognition at Lions Club speaking contests. ...

Lending a helping hand, Lincoln-style

Lives can change in an instant. There could be a fatal car crash, a massive heart attack or a stroke, to name three sad possibilities. Life as that person’s family knew it ...

Sun City softball player takes Honor Flight

                 Lincoln Hill’s softball player Vern De Vincenzi has heard other players cheer, “Vern, you are my hero&rdqu ...

A look at Dillian’s Corner - Another Italian part 2

Editor’s note: This is the second of a four-part series looking at Dillian’s Corner stories and anecdotes. Mobile Gas. Soda Fountain. Don and Lou’s. All three b ...