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Feat of clay

This is how I begin my “Art of Sculpting” classes: My students, for the most part, have had little or no sculpting experience and in some cases, have never even touch ...

Friends plan fundraiser to aid Folsom family

The community is rallying together next week to support a Folsom family in need of financial assistance. Michelle Kinkaid, of Folsom, recently lost her husband Jason to a long bat ...

Aaron Burke gives free concert Friday for his hometown

Simple Pleasures restaurant manager Aaron Burke will trade his chef’s hat and coffeepot for a guitar and microphone Friday night at Heritage Theater. For the last nine years ...

Lincoln Hills to celebrate 15th anniversary with parade Saturday

Editor’s note: The Lincoln Hills active-adult community celebrated 15 years in Lincoln on July 10. The News Messenger is running a two-part series about the community. This w ...

Chocolate Lover’s Ball and festival a success

Last weekend was Lincoln’s inaugural Chocolate Lover’s Ball and Chocolate Lover’s Festival. Friday night’s ball, sponsored by the Downtown Lincoln Associat ...

Realtor of the Week: Kathy Brill Burke

Realtor Kathy Brill Burke has been a Realtor since 2004 with Coldwell Banker in El Dorado Hills and has sold more than $10 million dollars in real estate this year alone. Burke wa ...

At least one local bird tests positive for West Nile virus

In early September, Lincoln resident Mark McKenzie looked out his window and saw a hummingbird “drop like a rock from the sky.” “It was strange that it died so s ...

Lincoln Crossing students hold “pink out” cancer fundraiser

Lincoln Crossing Elementary School was very pink last Friday. From T-shirts to hair to sparkly shoes, more than 600 Lincoln Crossing students, teachers and staff decked out in the ...

Let’s help stop suicides from happening

I don’t like getting out of bed right after the sun rises on my weekends. It has to be a really good cause to make me give up a lazy Saturday morning. This Saturday, though ...

Realtor of the Week: John J. Hayes III

Realtor John Hayes has worked in Folsom for 10 years and lived in Folsom for the last five years. Hayes and his wife, Brigitte, have a 9-year-old daughter named Katie. Brigitte ha ...