new businesses

Prominent stores locating here an asset to the city

While not everyone considers shopping fun, Lincoln residents will appreciate that Sprouts Farmers Market and Ulta Beauty have opened at the Lincoln Crossing Marketplace.  The ...

Lincoln City Councilman Peter Gilbert guest column

Last summer, I wrote a column in this paper about Lincoln’s economic development for the first half of 2015. It showed that Lincoln issued 66 new business permits. They rang ...

Competition is a part of society

(Lincoln) Mayor (Gabriel) Hydrick has it right about building senior complexes (regarding Feb. 11 City Council meeting). Let the free market decide what needs to be built and who ...

Economic Development Column

Over the last several months, the city of Lincoln has conducted a number of economic development studies. This month’s column focuses on the key insights gained from the firs ...

Prospective businesses should be more informative of plans

I thought we were very accommodating the last two weeks. We gave Wal-Mart and Taco Bell company representatives two weeks to return our phone calls and e-mails. But we shouldn ...