Despite drop-off in gambling money, Lincoln scores surplus

LINCOLN – During the fourth quarter of the past fiscal year in the spring, Lincoln took in just $107,000 in commissions from video lottery terminals at Twin River Casino. That number is compared to $... more

Local dentist charged with assault of patient in Lincoln

LINCOLN - A local dentist has been arrested on charges of sexual assault in Lincoln. John Begg, 85, was charged with second-degree sexual assault on Sept. 10 after a 68-year-old female patient of his... more

Lincoln Prevention Coalition urges R.I. parents to join Safe House initiative

LINCOLN – More young people home for longer periods of unsupervised time during the pandemic is leading to a rise in use of alcohol and other substances, say leaders of the Lincoln Prevention... more

Lincoln worries about lack of tech connectivity, social distancing in schools

LINCOLN – The Lincoln School Department is as ready as anyone for the start of school given the latest reopening guidelines that Gov. Gina Raimondo and the Rhode Island Department of Health are... more

Lincoln awards LED streetlight bid

LINCOLN – Lincoln has officially selected PRISM Streetlights to partner with on the town’s conversion to LED lights. Lincoln and Smithfield have agreed to award bids to the local nonprofit PRISM,... more