Inside Lincoln

Home preparedness

Editor’s note: Emergency kits should also include items for your pets, including at the very least pet food and medications. Home preparedness Over the last six years or so, I ...

Holiday waves can be hard on pets

Wave No. 1: The family has arrived. Everyone is in a festive mood. One course after another of delicious homemade food is passed around the table. Who can resist those soft brown ...

Lincoln Area Chamber grateful recipient of proceeds from Turkey Creek’s annual Golf Classic!

This is the season of thanks, and your Lincoln Area Chamber of Commerce certainly does have a great deal to be thankful for. Not only did the businesses and residents of Lincoln ...

Autumn offers annual invitation to visit local art studios

Sixty-seven Placer County artists are creating new work and readying their studios for PlacerArts’ 18th annual Autumn Art Studios Tour, set for Friday through Sunday, Nov. 11 to ...

Is fall really the best time to plant?

I get this glazed look on my face when I am buying electronics and the sales person wants to sell a warranty or a more expensive product. I am thinking, “I wasn’t born yesterd ...

Protect your public safety in the coming months

Although public safety is an issue we all should take seriously throughout the year, fall and winter weather conditions can create some unique conditions. We asked Lincoln Fire Ch ...

Prepare for those winter house repairs now

Facing the last three months of the year, our thoughts shift to pumpkins, turkeys and Christmas trees. No less important, however, is the reminder that winter with its wet and ...

It's time to complete your end-of-year financial planning

With only three months remaining in 2011, you’re running out of time to complete your end-of-year financial planning. So let’s get started. Don’t forget that extension ... ...

This year's Lincoln Showcase another grand event

I hope you didn’t miss it! Downtown Lincoln was in full party mode on Saturday, Sept. 24 and was a great success, thanks to more than 800 Showcase guests and the event’s genero ...

Sedation dentistry could be for you

Are you fearful of having dental work done or just don’t have the time to do all the treatment needed? Sedation dentistry is the answer. Also called, oral conscious sedation, ...

Placer County offers plenty of wine options

When conversation turns to California wines and wine country, Placer County is usually not one of the first regions that comes to mind. But that may be changing as Placer County ...

Whatever happened to good old common sense?

First of all, I want to congratulate the city of Lincoln on having a balanced budget. That is an example of what working together in spite of differences can be. My questions are ...

Lincoln shines because of its residents

Each month, I write a column that is upbeat, fun and for the most part, lighthearted. However, in light of recent events, I would like to dedicate my column to the people of Linc ...

Remodel adds custom touches

Martha and Tom Yanger have converted their Lincoln home from plain Jane to an impressive princess with impressive built-ins and upgrades to take advantage of location, location, ...

Buy your carbon-monoxide detectors before July 1

Carbon monoxide detectors are the latest devices that California law requires be installed in your personal residence this year. California’s Health and Safety Code now ca ...