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Part two – Rocks have their own history

Editor’s note:  This is part two of a two-part series on the journey of Lincoln rocks. See all of Jane Tahti’s columns at lincolnnewsmessenger.com. My kitchen tab ...

Library temperatures will be better next movie night

The Friends of the Lincoln Library wish to apologize for the uncomfortably warm temperature in the Willow Room during Family Movie Night on July 19.   The problem has been so ...

Part One – Rocks have their own history

Rocks can be so special. Once you find them and once you value them, they last forever. They don’t droop or wander off. They sit still on your windowsill. In your flowerb ...

Part Five - Lincoln’s Postmistress

This is part five of a five-part series on how Kitty Maitland Fleming arrived in Lincoln. The family story begins in London and Glasgow, moves to Sydney, Australia, and reache ...

Part Four - Deferred Destination

This is part four of a five-part series on how Kitty Maitland Fleming arrived in Lincoln.  The family story begins in London and Glasgow, moves to Sydney, Australia, and  ...

Voices of Lincoln Poetry Contest

The countdown to the July 26 contest entry deadline has begun. The 10th annual Voices of Lincoln Poetry Contest is in its final month. Poets are invited to submit a maximum of thr ...

Part Three The search

This is part three of a five-part series on how Kitty Maitland Fleming arrived in Lincoln.  The family story begins in London and Glasgow, moves to Sydney, Australia, and  ...

Part two: the honeymoon in a trunk

This is part two of a five-part series on how Kitty Maitland Fleming arrived in Lincoln.  The family story begins in London and Glasgow, moves to Sydney, Australia, and r ...

Part one: how “Kitty” got to Lincoln The Australian wedding

This is part one of a five-part series on how Kitty Maitland Fleming arrived in Lincoln.  The family story begins in London and Glasgow, moves to Sydney, Australia, and r ...

Shop at Friends of the Lincoln Library book sales

Dear Lincolnites and patrons from other areas, Thank you for once again backing the Friends of the Library Book sale on June 14.  Your donations, patronage and help brought i ...