Ruth Alves

Ruth Alves made July 4th in Lincoln great

Thank you, Ruth Alves, for a wonderful 4th of July parade and fireworks display. Thank you also to all the volunteers who assisted in making sure the parade was on time and kept it ...

A Sparkling Fourth of July Thank You

The 2010 Independence Day Parade is now a memory, but it’s a great memory. Everyone who worked on the parade did a fabulous job. Lincoln Chamber CEO Bob Romness and Terri Reeves, ...

Utility tax will make it hard to balance personal budget

First, I would like to thank Ruth Alves and everyone else for the wonderful fireworks display on July 3. If it had not been for their efforts, I feel that Lincoln’s Fourth of Jul ...

July 4th fireworks, Relay for Life need your help

Lincoln residents give generously during the Christmas season to a multitude of area nonprofit organizations. Now, in June, residents are being asked by fellow community members ...

No fireworks in Lincoln?

Fireworks on the 4th of July have been a tradition since our nation declared its independence in 1776. Given the state of the world right now, it is even more reason to celebrate ...

Volunteers made the Fourth of July big success

After reading the great coverage and positive comments on the Fourth of July parade, I want everyone to know how important volunteers are to make it happen. It’s truly a communit ...