Lincoln

Hasegawa, Labossiere lead at LHS

LINCOLN – Daniel Hasegawa has been named valedictorian of Lincoln High School’s Class of 2018, and classmate Alexa Labossiere is the salutatorian. The top two students were honored, along with eight... more

Roll elected president of R.I. Association 
of School Committees

LINCOLN – The Rhode Island Association of School Committees elected Mary Anne Roll, a Lincoln resident and member of the Lincoln School Committee, as president at its recent 2018 Annual Meeting at... more

Lincoln superintendent seeks additional safety upgrades to schools

LINCOLN – The School Committee on Monday authorized Supt. Georgia Fortunato to go out to bid for several security upgrades to the district’s school facilities. The committee approved a bid... more

Lincoln Memorial Day Parade route changes

LINCOLN – This year’s Memorial Day Parade will look a little different to those who have been watching from the town of Lincoln’s sidewalks for several decades. A slightly altered route will bring... more

At potential Lincoln cemetery, one mystery laid to rest

LINCOLN – One local mystery involving disappearing headstones has been settled: Grave markers belonging to the Whipple and Keene families, previously reported missing from a Lincoln cemetery, have... more

Chapel Street Congregational Church serving up breakfast before the parade

LINCOLN – Chapel Street Congregational Church UCC, 185 Chapel St, is hosting the 41st Annual Memorial Day Breakfast on Monday, May 28, from 7:30 to 10:30 a.m. All are invited to this annual... more

Watch a movie June 27 at Lincoln Library

LINCOLN – All are welcome to get cozy and watch a movie on the big screen in the program room of the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road, on Wednesday, June 27. The featured film is a... more

Lincoln Library offers Saturday crafts for kids

LINCOLN – Crafty kids are invited to the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road, every other Saturday at 11 a.m. for fun crafting sessions. Projects for June include colorful sand art on June 9... more

Lincoln GOP endorses Fung for governor

LINCOLN – The Lincoln Republican Town Committee formally endorsed Cranston Mayor Allan Fung in his candidacy for governor on May 6. The Lincoln group cited Fung’s strong executive experience in... more

Blais named chairman of national insurance council

LINCOLN – Edward “Ned” Blais, president of Blais Insurance in Lincoln, has been appointed chairman of the Selective Insurance Personal Lines National Agency Council. Selective Insurance Group is a... more

Senate president will speak at Eggs & Issues breakfast

LINCOLN – The Northern Rhode Island Chamber of Commerce will hold an Eggs & Issues breakfast with Senate President Dominick Ruggerio on Monday, June 4, from 7:45 to 9:15 a.m., at Kirkbrae Country... more

Velasquez a top-selling Avon representative

LINCOLN – Marta Velasquez, of Lincoln, was named among the highest grossing Avon sales representatives in the United States. Velasquez is one of more than 200 Avon Beauty Bosses awarded a luxury trip... more

Lincoln Library’s 1-2-3 Play with Me meets Mondays

LINCOLN – The Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road, provides a time and place for parents to visit and spend one-on-one time playing with their babies or toddlers. The 1-2-3 Play with Me group... more

Lincoln Library offering iPad Tips & Tricks June 5

LINCOLN – Anyone interested in learning more about using an iPad, including how to download and use library apps such as Overdrive for audio and ebooks and Mango languages, is invited to attend iPad... more

Lego Club meets June 2 at Lincoln Library

LINCOLN – Children 3 and older can join the maker movement every other Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. during Lego Club at the Lincoln Public Library, 145 Old River Road. The children’s program room... more