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Write those poems; it's rhyme time again in Lincoln

Alan Lowe reports that there are just nine days left to submit entries to the eighth annual Voices of Lincoln Poetry Contest. All poets are invited to submit a maximum of three poe ...

Former Bank of America building sold

Dynamic duo ... Downtown Lincoln welcomes A & B Properties. Last week, A & B purchased the vacant Bank of America building at 570 Fifth St. A & B is owned by business partners Joe ...

Toys for Tot's train needs transport trailer

Fran Neves reports that the 20-foot Toys for Tots Train is being assembled and painted by Lincoln High School students under the supervision of shop teachers Jeff Gillming and Scot ...

Grape things happened at inaugural Wine Fest

Rotary Club of Lincoln?s inaugural Wine Fest sold out quickly. Last Saturday, hundred of visitors, with their glasses and passports in hand, visited downtown Lincoln businesses to ...

Downtown destined for grapeness this Saturday

Tickets are still available for Rotary Club’s inaugural Lincoln Wine Fest that takes place on Saturday. Wine Fest runs from 1 to 5 p.m. in historic downtown Lincoln. Registration ...

Happy birthday; life is full of surprises

On Sunday, Rancho Robles Vineyards played host to a surprise birthday party for Mark Adams and Judy Miller. Under sunny skies, party organizers and hosts Therese Adams and Marilyn ...

Lincoln's Tiger grant amazing

Double yolks ... Look for the Easter Bunny to be doing double duty Saturday, April 7 during two Easter egg hunts. There is no admission charge for either event. Lincoln Host Lions ...

Spring brings feast, bunny hop

Sharron Harcarik reports that on Monday, March 26, Granite Springs Church will hold its monthly dinner called “Monday Night Feast.” Doors open at 6 p.m. and dinner is served un ...

Cell phone use should be courteous

By Kathy Dorsey and Jeeves Buttons and bows … A new store called Amazing Gracie came to downtown, in addition to Santa Claus, last Saturday. Amazing Gracie is located at 668 Fif ...

Small businesses drive our economy

Deck the walls ... Simple Pleasures Restaurant and Catering at 648 5th St. has a new look inside. In addition to its recent makeover, Simple Pleasures is featuring a display by Lin ...

Friday time to honor veterans everywhere

True colors ... On Friday, Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 3010, American Legion Post 264, Semper Fi, Scout Troop 160 and Scout Pack 160 will hold a ceremony to honor Lincoln’s vet ...

Donate toys for Lincoln’s children in need

The more the merrier ... On Monday, Oct. 31, U.S. Marine Corp. Reserves Toys for Tots kicked off this year’s campaign with a ceremony at city of Lincoln Fire Station No. 34, 126 ...

Wine,crab and crafts just some of the upcoming options

White or red ... On Saturday, Placer County Wine & Grape Association presents a wine and food festival called “Discover the Taste of Placer County.” The festival will run from ...

Joey Chisesi's 'Broadway Tribute' returns to Lincoln

Downtown Lincoln welcomes Vonrad Trading Post at 631 G St., just a few doors north of Dillian’s Bar and Grill. Vonrad Trading Post opened Saturday and is owned and operated by Li ...

Lincoln Arts brings Swing Masters to town

Swingin’ Saturday... On Saturday, Beermann Plaza in downtown Lincoln will feature the big band sounds of SwingMasters from 6:30 p.m. until 9:30 p.m. at Beermann Plaza off of F St ...