Lincoln

She earned her stripes calling the shots

Sylvia Buschmann feels real comfortable in a gym, and she spends a lot of time wearing the black and white striped shirts that dominate her wardrobe. Buschmann is a sports official ...

Softball camp features Olympians Fernandez, Granger

Three-time Olympic gold medalist Lisa Fernandez will hold a Gold Medal Youth Softball Camp and Coach’s Clinic from Friday through Sunday, Aug. 26-28, at Foskett Park in Linco ...

Class more than a plant how-to

To all fans of Eisley Nursery Auburn: I took Earlene Eisley Freeman’s “how-to houseplant” class on July 28. I was sad to see that only one other person beside myself showed u ...

Softball boom is a boon for Roseville

The Greater Sacramento Softball Association welcomes 98 teams to Roseville on Monday for the ASA 14u Class ‘A’ Western Nationals girls fastpitch tournament.GSSA Commiss ...

Local roads have room for all users

I wish to comment on the recent letters regarding bicyclists in the Lincoln and Loomis Basin regions. I am a frequent rider on the roads you describe. I make a strong effort to rid ...

Bicyclists need more than bike lanes

This is in response to Lisa Miller’s letter (Reader Input, June 27). First, let me say I appreciate Ms. Miller’s approach, that is, not going the “all cyclists are jerks” ...

Bicyclists need to obey rules of road

Thank you, Lisa Miller, for writing last week what most of us have wanted to mention for years (Reader Input, June 27). Most bicyclists on country roads are a hazard and nuisance t ...

Country roads unsafe for bicyclists

First off I want to say I have nothing against bicyclists; this is all about safety. I think it is time we stop the country bike rides and tours for purely safety reasons. This l ...

Common foods can be lethal to pets

Reading the story of how Pidge, the Jack Russell terrier, lost her life after eating toxic mushrooms (Journal, June 14) brought back sad memories of how my beloved little Lucky Gir ...

Golf tourney is another great catch for Biletnikoff

Golf, celebrity players, Raiderettes — and all for a charitable cause.That was the scene Monday at Catta Verdera Country Club in Lincoln for Fred Biletnikoff’s seventh annual H ...