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My apologies to Friends of the Lincoln Library president Karen Jarrell. At last week’s City Council meeting, Jarrell said this Saturday marks the fifth anniversary of the Twelve ...

Nader's "bold leadership" call empty rhetoric

Stan Nader?s opinion piece (page A5, May 31 News Messenger, ?Bold leadership required?) concludes by saying, ?Only through economic growth can we get back the quality of life that ...

Whiskers and wine take center stage at Feline Rescue fundraiser

On Saturday, June 16, FieldHaven Feline Rescue will present its fourth annual Classics, Cats and Cabernet fundraiser from 2 to 7 p.m. at 2754 Ironwood Lane. Tickets are $45 per per ...

To begin with, bold leadership requires truth

In response to the column by Stan Nader and Mike Miller (May 31 News Messenger, page A5, ?Bold leadership required?), I am very disturbed by the lack of factual basis for their sto ...

City leadership requires bold leadership

The role of any city leader, councilman or senior staff, can best be described as exercising good judgment in managing the affairs of the city. Good judgment can best be measured b ...

Spencer Short begins his term as mayor

Economic development and regional activity are what Spencer Short plans to tackle as Lincoln’s mayor during the next year. Short replaces Paul Joiner as mayor during next Tuesday ...

Hiring a new city attorney is a major responsibility

It’s easy to overlook the importance of some City Council agenda items placed on the consent agenda. I was reminded of that by the July 26 consent agenda item regarding a reque ...

New city committee members sought

The city’s fiscal sustainability committee is recruiting four new members. In addition, the three city representatives members will step down from the committee. “The current ...

Join us in right-sizing our city

I would like to respond to a letter to the editor in last week's News Messenger (May 26, 2011 A4), saying Councilman Gabriel Hydrick and I were "dead set" against Measure K a few m ...

New fiscal committee could expand

The outline for the city’s fiscal sustainability plan’s request for proposal was Wednesday’s fiscal-sustainability committee meeting focus. Committee chairman Richard Pearl l ...