Toys for Tots

Scene to be seen column

  Remember Placer County Wineries’ “Holiday in Hills” this weekend. Lincoln’s Rancho Roble Vineyard and Wise Villa Winery will join 15 other wineries ...

Their class gets into the act; wine lovers head for the hills

  Andy McMurtrie reports that Phoenix High School’s art and clay class students are presenting  the “Watercolor, Collage and Clay Art Show” at the Whis ...

Toys for Tots 2011 campaign summary

BY FRANK NEVES JR. SPECIAL TO THE NEWS MESSENGER This year, we collected more than 7,500 toys, 602 books and 1,303 stocking stuffers from all sources. Distributions were made to th ...

Easy to get into holiday-giving spirit

Brennon Hanson wants to give back this holiday season to the hospital that took care of him as an infant. Brennon, 15, organized a toy drive that will bring new toys to children st ...

Lincoln's Sola stands tall in batter's box

Sometimes athletic talent isn’t always obvious, but with one Lincoln youth it stands out like a sore thumb, or perhaps a broken hand. Jake Sola, a 14-year-old sophomore at Lincol ...

Toys 4 Tots now collecting new toys for Christmas

Those residents who would like to feel like Santa Claus have the perfect opportunity to do so by donating toys to Lincoln children in need. The Toys for Tots collection campaign ki ...

Tis the season to be an elf for non-profit organizations

Want to Help? New and unwrapped toys are being collected through Friday at various Lincoln locations. Toys for all age groups are being accepted but there is a higher need for toys ...

Community supports Toys for Tots drive

At this time, I would like to thank the people and businesses of Lincoln for their generous donations of toys and money to our 2008 Toys for Tots Campaign. Because of this genero ...

Lincoln Lions Club Christmas Food Basket Program & Marines’ “Toys for Tots”

The Lincoln Lions Club, in partnership with the local Marines contingent led by Frank Neves, which collected over 4,000 toys for its “Toys for Tots” program, would like to than ...

Toys for Tots car show in Lincoln

The Home Depot of Lincoln and Placer Area Concepts car club are putting on the second annual Car Show and Toy Drive to benefit the Toys For Tots program. The show is from 10 a.m. ...