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With a broad smile, Elvira Fleming cuts the tape for the new handrails in front of the Arcade building. Mayor Keith Snyder (in yellow shirt) said that shortly after taking office he was contacted by Fleming about the need for handrails to navigate up the stepped curb. The 92-year-old said this will help people who are older than she make it up the steps. When asked what she thought of the mayor and city's response to her request, she said. "This is why I came back to Lincoln."

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Wednesday, Aug. 12:

  • Plugged sewer issue divides council

  • Chamber announces exciting changes to the Lincoln Art & Balloon Festival

  • Mount Pulaski Community Band to perform tonight

  • Spirits of... Lincoln in Lincoln tours return this weekend

  • Health department information on H1N1

  • Truck involved in Scully Park shooting held as evidence

  • Community Action names Darla Buss Employee of the Quarter

  • Many Illinois boards stymied by vacancies

  • Police reports

  • New Conservation Stewardship Program available for farmers in Illinois

  • Park district notes: So long -- summer send-off

  • Book Look: 'The Great American Staycation'

  • Laura on Life: The real magic of techno-toys

  • Logan Lanes:

  • American Bowling League

  • AP news

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