Christmas

KIRBY'S KATCH

Ms. Katch and our daughters have been asking me what I want for Christmas for weeks, and you know what? I already have just about everything one person could ask for. I’ve g ...

Lincoln Hills sports clubs turn Santa

Some Lincoln Hills sports clubs teamed up to go to bat for children of troops deployed out of Beale Air Force Base. The pickleball and softball clubs collected 350 toys, along wit ...

Celebrate Christmas and Hanukkah

I heard “Joy to the World” last Thursday as I left my eye doctor’s office, and 30 minutes later, I heard a song about the new king at Lincoln City Hall. It&rsquo ...

24 Local Families Adopted for Christmas

Shortly before Christmas, the new officers of the Lincoln Conference of Saint Vincent de Paul gathered at the bank to sign the necessary paperwork to write checks when needed to ac ...

WE DID IT! THE HAUL-A-DAY SEASON IS OVER

I just don’t think it’s a coincidence that ‘junk’ rhymes with “trunk.”  Ever since about Oct. 15, I’ve been haulin’ junk i ...

Thanksgiving over for Salt Mine

Thanksgiving is over and there is a sense of relief at Lincoln’s main food closet, the Salt Mine. Eric Long, minister at the Salt Mine, said, “Thanksgiving is our Supe ...

A Bike for Christmas?

It’s the time of year that you parents might think about getting your youngster his or her first bike for Christmas. For many of us, receiving our first bike was an event th ...

Christmas book sale to be held Dec. 5

  The Dec. 5 book sale at the Twelve Bridges Public Library is hosted and sponsored by the Friends of the Lincoln Library.   "You can make selec ...

Where are Thanksgiving signs?

With Halloween festivities barely over, Christmas preparations are already underway. As residents returned their Halloween costumes to closets and consumed the last of their tric ...

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 ...

As residents take time off during the holidays, Lincoln City Hall also takes a few days off

Just as it’s traditional for residents to take days off for the Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year holidays, Lincoln City Hall also takes some days off. For the last f ...

Hope, peace, faith are primary Christmas messages in Auburn area

What is your Christmas message for Auburn-area residents? The Auburn Journal asked church and religious leaders what their message would be, and the answers are shared on Christma ...

Christmas creep moves further into Auburn’s Thanksgiving

Christmas on Thanksgiving? The creep of the Christmas shopping season is moving further into the year with more stores and restaurants in the Auburn area opening on Thanksgiving & ...

Christmas stocking stuffers for your favorite outdoors person

We’re coming down to the final hours of Christmas shopping. I find there’s still a good segment of the population scratching their heads as to what to get their favorit ...

St. James helps bring Christmas spirit to residents

The stats: 100 children, 12 dozen hot dogs and buns, a few gallons of juice, many cookies, presents and Santa. Tuesday evening, almost 100 neighborhood children gathered at the Mar ...