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Art Abounds in Lincoln 0

Art Abounds in Lincoln

by Judy Shutts Art galleries and museums in Lincoln are sure to please both newcomers as well as veterans to the art scene. A myriad of Lincoln galleries and museums make it fun to explore. The galleries participate in First Fridays, also know as...

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Public Sculpture Everywhere in Lincoln

The Lincoln community waits with excitement as the newest public art sculpture is installed in the heart of downtown Lincoln, in the brand new Civic Plaza. The renowned sculptor Jun Kaneko’s sculpture won the bid of $1.15 million, to construct and...

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The Spirit of Lincoln is Alive

Once known as a government and university city, Lincoln is experiencing a new way­—a way in which residents and visitors alike are amazed by the turnout of what was once a futuristic vision that challenged Lincoln to reach for greater...

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Multicultural Centers Showcase Lincoln’s Diversity

By Sriyani Tidball Lincoln Today People of color, including those of multiracial and multiethnic heritage represent an increasing proportion of the U.S. population, and today according to the U.S. Census Bureau, 40 percent of the nation’s population consists of people...

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Family Fun in Lincoln

Story by Allie Busch Lincoln Today These are some of the many places and things that make Lincoln such a wonderful place to grow up. Museums & Learning The Lincoln Children’s Zoo has been a popular destination for Lincoln families for almost...

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Nebraska’s Unicameral

Nebraska lays claim to some unique characteristics – it is home to the Cornhuskers, has the nation’s largest underground aquifer, and is the only state with a unicameral legislature. But, the state legislature wasn’t always a unicameral. The change was...

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Step, Kick, Kick, Leap, Kick, Touch… Again!

By Julie Hagemeier “Step, kick, kick, leap, kick, touch…Again!” Those lyrics for the Broadway hit A Chorus Line conjure up those amazing musical theatre “gypsies.” Contemporary and ballroom dancing are showcased in the increasingly popular television competition programs Dancing with...

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The Music City Brings a New Series to Pinewood Bowl

Recently the Star City added a unique series of six summer concerts to Lincoln’s already full schedule of musical performances. The concerts took place at Pinewood Bowl, an outdoor theatre located in Lincoln’s lush, wooded Pioneers Park, and all featured...

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Free Music Options Abound in Lincoln Year Round

by Pamela S. Thompson Much of the appeal of Lincoln’s free musical offerings is the wide range of sounds available at a host of different, mainly outdoor venues. The following is a brief list of some of the most fun...