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Library has all the information you could possibly ask for

Do you want or need to learn a new language? Check the shelves at the Lincoln Public Library at Twelve Bridges. I study Russian and have been through all the books and tapes and C ...

The push for contracting public services

Contracting out police, fire and dispatch services were discussed during the General Fund and development fund portion of Friday’s fiscal sustainability committee meeting. Larr ...

For Christmas, give the gift of time

Call me old-fashioned but I’ve always thought that the best gift is free — the gift of time. Gifts such as a friend coming over to help get that gi-normous granite boulder out ...

Become a Friend in 2012 Membership drive gets into high gear

Become a Friend in 2012. Now is the time to renew your membership or join the Friends of the Lincoln Library (FOLL). Membership runs from Jan. 1 to Dec. 31 and costs $15, $25 for a ...

Council approves new job descriptions

A concern about rightsizing the salaries of future employees and the number of supervisors working for the city of Lincoln led to a 40-minute discussion during Tuesday’s City Cou ...

Department heads recommend huge cuts

The message to close the General Fund’s structural deficit without the use of reserves was heard loud and clear by city staff during Wednesday night’s budget workshop. The thr ...

Library hours down to 12 a week?

Darla Wegener, Lincoln’s library director, has a grim message about the Carnegie and Twelve Bridges libraries. “Next year, we’re not budgeting any programs at all. Right now ...