North Tahoe’s Hospitality Holidays brings together local businesses, live music and local food

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SUBMITTED NEWS RELEASE NORTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif./Nev.  — North Tahoe businesses, restaurants and residents will kick off the holiday season with Hospitality Holidays, a first-time North Tahoe event that will pair food tastings and live music with local vendors and a silent auction. The event will be held on Wednesday, Dec. 4, at Kings Beach’s North […]

Christmas on the Comstock kicks off this weekend

SUBMITTED NEWS RELEASE This Saturday, Dec. 7,Virginia City kicks off its annual holiday tradition, Christmas on the Comstock. Just 25 miles from Reno, the town boasts the Parade of Lights, a country Christmas concert and Breakfast with Father Christmas. The festivities continue throughout the month with unique gifts and boutique holiday shopping at local merchants. […]

6th annual Holiday Gingerbread Festival set for Dec. 14

WASHOE COUNTY NEWS RELEASE The May Arboretum Society and the Washoe County Community Services Department Parks Division have announced the 6th annual Holiday Gingerbread Festival will be Saturday, Dec. 14, from noon to 3 p.m. at the Wilbur D. May Museum. WHAT: The event will include free museum admission, musical presentations from local school groups […]

All are welcome to live nativity reenactment at Bishop Manogue

Manogue students Jace Winkelman and Ashley Laughlin portray Mary and Joseph in the 2012 live nativity. Image provided by Bishop Manogue Catholic High School.

MANOGUE MEDIA ADVISORY WHAT:  Students and faculty from Bishop Manogue Catholic High School, as well as students from the Catholic elementary schools, will once again reenact the ultimate timeless tale during the school’s annual live nativity. The school has hosted a live nativity since 2006. The event is supported by the E. L. Wiegand Performing […]

Silver & Water: New exhibit opens at Nevada Museum of Art

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How do art, science, and politics mix together to guide human evolution? The newest exhibit at the Nevada Museum of Art offers some insight. Los Angeles-based artist Lauren Bon and the Optics Division of her Metabolic Studio have undertaken a deep exploration of how these forces impact humans and our habitats. The studio’s current initiative, […]

Reno Jazz Orchestra holiday show December 20 – Sierra Nevada Ballet, Cami Thompson, Kenn Pettiford, and Reno Jazz Youth Orchestra highlight annual event

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RENO JAZZ ORCHESTRA – With the holiday season now in full swing, it’s only appropriate that the Reno Jazz Orchestra (RJO) brings Jazz for the Holidays to Northern Nevada for all to enjoy on December 20, at The Nightingale Hall – University of Nevada. Accompanying the accomplished musicians of the RJO are vocalists Cami Thompson […]

30-foot “Styrobot” invades The Discovery’s lobby

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DISCOVERY NEWS — A 30-foot tall robot made of reclaimed Styrofoam was recently constructed in the lobby at the Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum (The Discovery). The robot, called a “Styrobot,” invites visitors of all ages to participate in the museum’s Styrobot Challenge. Using solely reclaimed Styrofoam packing material and glue, participants can create their […]