Lincoln

Developer purchases tax lien for old H & H Screw building

LINCOLN - The old H & H Screw Products building on George Washington Highway, which has sat vacant since 2006, is now out of the Town Council's hands after it awarded the tax sale bid to a local... more

Reorganized Manville Fire District decreases taxes, discusses ladder truck

LINCOLN - Residents of the Manville Fire District will see a 20-cent reduction in their tax rate following last week's annual meeting, and with a new board of wardens running the show, discussions... more

Lincoln ratifies union contracts for Town Hall, municipal workers

LINCOLN - Employees at the Lincoln Public Library, Town Hall and Department of Public Works will see an increase in wages, pension payments and health insurance after their contracts were ratified... more

Lincoln approves BVP 10-year lease for former Fairlawn School

LINCOLN - The Blackstone Valley Prep Mayoral Academy will continue to utilize Lincoln as one of its four school locations after members of the Town Council approved a 10-year lease agreement last... more

Blame it on the beavers; dam causes flooding in Fairlawn

LINCOLN - The influx of beavers to northern Rhode Island has become a nuisance for property owners far and wide, and Isabel Camara, of Lincoln, has experienced firsthand the damage these natural... more

LHS seniors honored by National Merit Scholarship Program

LINCOLN - Lincoln High School seniors Joshua Gillen and Andrew Shores have been named semifinalists in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Program, announced Principal Kevin J. McNamara. The students... more

Computer classes at Lincoln Public Library

LINCOLN - The Lincoln Public Library will be offering three Microsoft Word computer classes in October. Each user will be working on a laptop, and classes are limited to 10 people. Registration is... more

Volunteers wanted for Butterfly Garden cleanup Saturday

LINCOLN - The Lincoln Conservation Commission is seeking volunteers to help clean up the Chase Farm Butterfly Garden this Saturday, Oct. 4, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Anyone who would like to come out and... more

Silva awarded Robinson Foundation scholarship

LINCOLN - Nikayla Silva from Lincoln was named a Jackie Robinson Scholar and will join an exemplary group of incoming college freshman for the Jackie Robinson Foundation's flagship minority... more