Growing Clayton Middle School’s future

PARENT COMMITTEE NEWS RELEASE Archie Clayton Middle School is hosting the first Annual “Growing Clayton’s Future” spring education fundraiser on Friday, May 10, from 6 to 10 p.m. Held at the Garden Shop Nursery at 3636 Mayberry Dr., Reno, this fun-filled adult event will have live music, dancing, fare from popular Reno food trucks, beverages, […]

NNMC inpatient rehab center receives award

NNMC NEWS RELEASE The Inpatient RehabCenter at Northern Nevada Medical Center has been recognized with Uniform Data System’s “2013 Top Performer Award.” The program is among the top 10 percent of acute rehabilitation facilities of their nearly 800 facilities in the 2013 PEM rankings based on 2012 data. UDS is a widely used system for […]

Award-winning artist comes to St. Mary’s Art and Retreat Center


ST. MARY’S ART & RETREAT CENTER NEWS RELEASE VIRGINIA CITY – Wild skies, big trees and vast land are the subjects of award-winning plein air artist, muralist and teacher Erik Holland. His latest show celebrates the dramatic and contrasting contours of the Great Basin. “America’s Outback, Number 4” opens May 17, and runs through the end […]

Nevada Tourism recognizes key industry volunteers at Rural Roundup conference


PAHRUMP — Lt. Gov. Brian Krolicki and other officials from the Nevada Commission on Tourism (NCOT) recognized the state’s tourism leaders Thursday at the annual VolunTourism Awards ceremony at the 23rd annual Rural Roundup tourism conference. “Tourism is Nevada’s No. 1 industry, and our tourism professionals and volunteers are certainly an essential component of Nevada’s […]

Owyhee student competes Monday in Washington, D.C., at Poetry Out Loud National Finals

Graciela Maya-Joseph, a senior at Owyhee High School in Elko County, will compete in the National Finals for Poetry Out Loud held Monday and Tuesday, April 29 and 30 in Washington, D.C.

NEVADA ARTS COUNCIL NEWS RELEASE – Graciela Maya-Joseph, a senior at Owyhee High School in Elko County, will compete in the National Finals for Poetry Out Loud held Monday and Tuesday, April 29 and 30 in Washington, D.C. She is one of 53 finalists from a field of 375,000 who competed nationally. Maya-Joseph was named […]

Partnership brings Utah Repertory Dance Theatre to local schools and communities

04 17 13 Utah Repertory Dance Theater

NEVADA ARTS COUNCIL NEWS RELEASE – The Utah Repertory Dance Theatre will visit Winnemucca and Elko, April 29 through May 4, as part of the Sense of Place touring initiative, coordinated by the Nevada Arts Council, and supported by Barrick Gold of North America. The local partners, Great Basin College in Winnemucca, and Great Basin Arts […]

27th annual Hot August Nights to feature bands of the 50s, 60s, 70s


HAN NEWS — Today, in anticipation of one of its biggest and best events ever, Hot August Nights announced a lineup of star-studded headliners scheduled to entertain northern Nevada crowds later this year during its annual weeklong celebration of classic cars and rock ‘n’ roll. Scheduled to rock Reno and Sparks Aug. 6-11, is an […]

On tour from New York, “Abraham Lincoln: A Man of His Time, A Man for All Times” appears at Nevada Historical Society

Lincoln Gilder Lehrman Institute

NEVADA HISTORICAL SOCIETY NEWS RELEASE – Civil liberties, constitutional rights, race and the limits of power—Abraham Lincoln’s leadership was challenged by many of the issues that face the U.S. today. A new exhibit debuting April 19 at the Nevada Historical Society in Reno explores the impacts of the nation’s 16th president, a compelling force as […]

Virginia City brings out mobile applications for iPhone, iPad and Android devices

Mobile apps promote the Comstock’s rich heritage, attractions and events VIRGINIA CITY – Visitors to the Comstock now can get information on mobile applications available for iPhone, iPad and Android devices. The apps provide details on Virginia City’s saloons, restaurants, special events, shopping, lodging and weather as well as historical information. Those using the apps […]

Carson Valley Inn offers Mother’s Day dining specials May 12

MINDEN – CV Steak and Katie’s Country Kitchen at the Carson Valley Inn both will offer Mother’s Day dining specials on May 12. CV Steak, the Carson Valley Inn’s Nevada-style steakhouse, is open for dinner on Mother’s Day from 4:30 p.m., offering a selection of steaks, chops, seafood, chicken, pasta dishes and more. In addition […]

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