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Independence Day celebration this Saturday runs all day

Donations for the Lincoln 4th of July celebration have been steady and have nearly paid for everything, a key organizer said Wednesday. “We need a new count but we are real ...

Please fix the McBean Park bleachers

Several weeks ago, The Messenger published my letter (Feb. 5), page A5 “Fix McBean bleachers”) detailing the sad and dangerous state of McBean Park’s bleachers.&n ...

Lions' egg hunt attracts 800 participants

When the start gun roared last Saturday morning, more than 800 children streaked across the ball fields at McBean Park searching for 4,000 colored eggs hidden in the grass. Lincol ...

Getting rid of fresh Christmas trees is easy in Lincoln

As the holiday season winds down with New Year’s Day ending tonight, students returning to school Monday and Lincoln City Hall reopening Monday, most residents will be soo ...

Hawks come out to play Saturday at Salmon Celebration

Kelli Moulden talks about Murphy, the red-tailed hawk, as if the rescue bird were an old friend—a friend who has come through a rough patch. Three years ago, the then 1-year ...

McBean Park—a Lincoln treasure

The fourth in a series of articles on Lincoln, its parks, and its people   Every town needs a primary city park. In San Francisco, it is Golden Gate Park. For Sacramento, i ...

Thousands of revelers attended Lincoln’s July 4th festivities

Independence Day Friday in Lincoln was exciting all day. About 7,000 residents and visitors attended Friday’s 4th of July events in Lincoln, according to Mike Hobson, chairma ...

Are food trucks kept safe?

While I was viewing the news station Wednesday (July 2) evening, there was a discussion involving the explosion of a propane tank on a food truck in Philadelphia Tuesday, July 1 ...

Nicolaus-W.Wise-Lincoln Boulevard Loop

As in most of our rides, we depart from the McBean Park Pavilion. This is a flat loop ride through northern Lincoln. After your usual check for fresh water, a cell phone and a bik ...

Donate to the 4th of July celebration today

Lincoln’s all-day 4th of July celebration, ending with fireworks at McBean Park, includes family entertainment, a kids’ zone, games and live music. In addition, the Mc ...