Category: Community


2021 Editorial

This bronze sculpture of Abraham Lincoln is by Daniel Chester French, the same American sculptor who created the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. Lincoln stands in front of the Gettysburg Address carved in granite on the West Plaza of the Nebraska State Capitol.

About the Lincoln Today People 0

About the Lincoln Today People

Sriyani Tidball, editor and publisher, balances the production of Lincoln Today with various other projects for Tidball Productions. The UNL graduate holds a degree in architecture and a master’s degree in journalism. She completed 10 years on the UNL faculty...


The Show Must Go On!

by Julie Hagemeier As the Queen song states “The Show Must Go On!” even if life deals the Lincoln theatre community what seems like insurmountable challenges. In the middle of March 2020, Lincoln’s theatre calendars abruptly stopped. Productions were postponed...


Capitol Beach: Rich in History

by Julie Nichols A mile or so west of the Haymarket on the west edge of downtown Lincoln, Capitol Beach is a quiet neighborhood bordered by restored saline wetlands—its colorful history invisible. No evidence remains of the stream of entrepreneurs...


College Town

Lincoln is a college town. From the flagship campus of Nebraska’s state university to our smaller private and public institutions, Lincoln offers a variety of higher education opportunities to expand knowledge, skills and career opportunities.  The University of Nebraska-Lincoln The...


Lincoln’s family wineries thrive

by Jeff Korbelik When it comes to producing wine in Nebraska, the key ingredient just may be family. That’s because many of the wineries throughout the state, especially around Lincoln, are family-owned and operated, with individuals pouring their hearts and...


Welcome to BikeLNK

by Jamie Granquist —Lincoln’s best-in-class bike-sharing program. The city of Lincoln, University of Nebraska-Lincoln students and administration and community leaders started talking about bike-share systems and what they could mean for the community in 2014. The city applied for and...


Fresh and Local

by Julie Nichols Bolstered by the Buy Fresh, Buy Local program at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, over 100 farmer’s markets are booming across Nebraska. Lincoln hosts two primary locations and a growing number of small neighborhood markets bring fresh produce,...


LES works to prepare for a plug-in future

Lincoln Electric System has been the Lincoln area’s public power utility since it was founded in 1966. As a not-for-profit, customer-owned electric utility, LES is based on the idea of local people serving local people, earning the utility a reputation...