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annual Lincoln Art & Balloon Festival doesn't
just happen overnight. The event takes
months of planning on the part of the Lincoln/Logan County Chamber of Commerce. Once the
date arrives, it also takes hundreds of
volunteers to keep everything running smoothly
throughout the festival. This year the
chamber is sending out an urgent call for
volunteers. Read the article below to find
out how you can help keep this long-standing
tradition alive in Lincoln and Logan County.
from LDN archives
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Festival volunteers needed,
'Haunting 101,' evening at Cro'Hurst,
Mount Pulaski Grade School registration,
drive, Moving Forward 5K, glass and electronics
Democrats meet, Rotary chicken
dinner, District 27
starting date, 'Elephants
in Lincoln,' Ashleigh Yarcho, Head
on the people,
places and things that make this community interesting!
presidential candidate Mitt
Romney, former Massachusetts governor, left, shakes hands with U.S. Rep. Paul Ryan,
R-Wis., chairman of the House Budget Committee, right,
before speaking with supporters of Wisconsin Republican
Gov. Scott Walker at a phone bank during a campaign stop
in Fitchburg, Wis., on March 31.
Romney has picked Wisconsin congressman Paul Ryan to be
his running mate, according to a Republican with
knowledge of the development. The newly minted GOP
ticket will appear together Saturday in Norfolk, Va., at
the start of a four-state bus tour to introduce the GOP
ticket to the nation.
AP file photo by Steven Senne
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of the Lincoln Community High School marching band were hard at
practice this week preparing for the upcoming marching season. Today is the day
when you can contribute to LCHS school
activities simply by test-driving a new Dodge vehicle. Stop by the high school parking lot between 10 a.m. and 1:30
p.m., drive a car, fill out a short survey, and LCHS will
receive a $20 gift from Dodge. Staff from Lincoln
Chrysler Dodge & Jeep will be on hand to assist you.
by Karen Hargis
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Find hot flash relief the natural way ...
Waterproof hearing aids ... How women can take control of their
financial future ... Most Americans don't have life insurance, but wish they did
With boomers coming, hospice industry diversifies ...
Longer life spans shifting focus toward dignity, quality of life ... Seniors urged to apply for Circuit Breaker grant by June 30;
Program ends July 1 ... How to ease arthritis
pain ... Springfield Social Security office
moves to new location News & information for
the seniors in our community
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LDN - Entertainment
Singer Beyonce performs "I Was Here" in the United Nations
General Assembly Hall on Friday. Beyonce performed
in front of hundreds, including Julia Stiles, R&B singer
The-Dream and songwriter Diane Warren, who wrote "I Was Here."
States' Carmelo Anthony, center, is congratulated by teammate Tyson Chandler,
left, after Anthony scored a 3-point basket in a men's basketball semifinal
game Friday against Argentina at the Summer Olympics in
AP photo by Victor R. Caivano
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