Lincoln Area Archives Museum

Calendar of events for Sept. 11 - 17

Thursday, Sept. 11 TOPS – Take Off Pounds Sensibly meeting is 10 a.m. at St. James Church, 479 L St. Info: Jackie Burnett at 408-3024. Lincoln Rotary meeting – Begins ...

Art, archives top council agenda

City Council unanimously voted to lease two city-owned buildings to nonprofit organizations. The five council members gave the Lincoln Area Archives Museum permission to be on th ...

Lincolnites draw together for Placer County's Heritage Trail

This past weekend was the first time Lincoln Area Archives Museum (LAAM) was invited to be part of Placer County’s Heritage Trail. Lincolnites backed the efforts of the museum v ...

Lincoln Area Archives Museum a gem

I recently visited relatives in Lincoln. Back in the ‘30s ‘40s and ‘50s, my grandparents, Angele and Dosite Paillex, lived on Fruitvale Road. They emigrated from France throu ...

Archives move to old City Hall

A mandatory move for the Lincoln Area Archives Museum will mean more access to historical documents and artifacts for patrons. Last Thursday, the nonprofit organization temporarily ...

Lincoln Area Archives Musuem

The Lincoln Area Archives Museum is temporarily closed, while volunteers move its displays to the old City Hall building at 540 Fifth St. The museum’s current home, the Civic Cen ...

Contributions of Italians to Lincoln honored May 21

In the early 1900s, Lincoln saw the influx of hundreds of Italians either working as artists at Gladding, McBean or as farmers in the agricultural community. That’s according to ...

Civic Center to be brought up to code

Construction on the Civic Center to bring it up to modern code could start as early as September. That’s according to interim public services director Mark Miller, who said renov ...

Lincoln’s talent on display last Saturday

Gathered on Saturday in downtown Lincoln was a 13-year-old who would be at home on Broadway, a 12-year-old who would be just as comfortable at the Metropolitan Opera House, a 13-ye ...

Student doesn’t miss a step

KNOW AND GO What: Second annual Lincoln’s Got Talent! When: 2 p.m. and 7 p.m. Saturday Where: Lincoln High School Theater, 790 J St. Admission: $10 for students and $5 for childr ...