A man was arrested after he vandalized the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, D.C. with a penny on Monday afternoon, authorities said. U.S. Parks Police say they caught Nurtilek Bakirov, 21, as he tried to write an “M” into two pillars on the famous shrine, WJLA reported. But closer...
Nurtilek Bakirov was charged with destruction of property. [ more › ]
For nearly eight years, “Million Dollar Quartet” packed the intimate Apollo Theater in Lincoln Park. The story of the fabled night that four giants of popular music all turned up in Memphis’ tiny Sun Studios obviously struck a crowd-pleasing chord. So how does it stack up in a big proscenium house...
Family members recognized the boys in the images they saw on TV. [ more › ]
Two teenage robbers struck an elderly woman and mugged her on the street in Lincoln Park Tuesday afternoon, police are warning. [ more › ]
The following account was sent to Manuel Navarette at UFO Clearinghouse on Sunday September 10, 2017:I took my family out to the Lincoln Park Zoo on Thursday (September 7, 2017) at about 4 PM CT. We stayed there until around 7 PM CT and we were just enjoying being outside in the perfect weather. Show More Summary
LINCOLN, Neb. – The conditions of wetlands across the state are varied, according to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission. On Sept. 1, Game and Parks released a report on the status of Rainwater Basin wetlands, as well as pumping plans for the teal season. Show More Summary
Chopo Chicken in Lincoln Park looks similar to dozens of other quick-service joints popping up around town that hope to mimic the success of Chipotle (at least before all the health scares). The shtick: a short menu of four or fives proteins that you can endlessly customize with toppings to your...
LINCOLN, Neb. – Northern bobwhite abundance has increased statewide compared to 2016, while pheasant abundance appears similar to last year and prairie grouse numbers have declined, according to the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission’s Upland Game Hunting Outlook. Show More Summary
A judge has denied bond for an 18-year-old man charged with fatally shooting another teen at a Sioux Falls park. Dylan Holler made an initial appearance at the Lincoln County … Click to Continue »
Sept. 1 1890 — A Populist Party picnic drew 20,000 people to Cushman Park in Lincoln. Sept. 2 1944 — George W. Norris, who represented Nebraska in Congress for most … Click to Continue »
The project includes patterned sidewalks and murals below overpasses A new streetscape project near the border of Lincoln Heights and Cypress Park promises to make the area around the Lincoln/Cypress Gold Line station more walkable. Nonprofit urban design firm LA Más unveiled a the project, called Go Ave 26, at a block party Saturday. Show More Summary
LINCOLN, Neb. – The Nebraska Game and Parks Commission approved a bighorn sheep season for 2018. It authorized one auction and one lottery permit for the season at its meeting Aug. 17 in North Platte. In addition, the drawing for the 2017 bighorn sheep lottery permit was held, with Frank Nemeth of Chadron the winner. Show More Summary
Police are warning about a series of armed robberies this week in Lincoln Park, and one carjacking. [ more › ]
LINCOLN, Neb. – Grab a friend, your mother, daughter, sister, or colleague and go outdoors for a life-changing fall adventure. The annual Becoming an Outdoors-Woman workshop, sponsored by the Nebraska Game and Parks Commission, gives women the opportunity to learn outdoor skills in a comfortable environment. Show More Summary
The graffiti appeared to say “[expletive] law," according to the National Park Service.
The Park Avenue Armory has a different kind of weapon in its arsenal these days: music. The massive Manhattan brick building was constructed by the first militia that had answered Abraham Lincoln's... To view the full story, click the title link.
No one was hurt, but there's little word yet on the cause or the full extent of the damage. [ more › ]
TweetPerhaps not an UBER driver, but you can never tell. A lot of them swing both ways. What was this driver thinking leaving this ride in Golden Gate Park? IDK The entrance at 7th Avenue and Lincoln states that towing is a possibility for overnight parkers. This side of the sign might be hard to […]
The legendary punk/goth hotspot, which David Bowie and Iggy Pop visited back in the day, shuttered in 2015. A daycare center moved in. [ more › ]