Red Cross accepting nominations for Real Heroes 2013 awards

RED CROSS NEWS RELEASE The Northern Nevada Chapter of the American Red Cross will be honoring local heroes and citizens at the 10th annual American Red Cross Real Heroes Celebration, sponsored by Nevada State Bank, on March 28 at the Atlantis Casino and Resort. Every day in our community, ordinary people make extraordinary contributions by […]

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Teen volunteers in Dayton raise thousands of pounds of vegetables for the region's food pantries each summer through a sustainable agriculture internship program with Healthy Communities Coalition's "Community Roots."  Photo by Wendy Madson.

HEALTHY COMMUNITIES COALITION NEWS RELEASE Martin Luther King famously said, “Life’s most persistent and urgent question is: What are you doing for others?” Across the country, Americans will take part in the Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service Projects over the next few days. If you’d like to find service opportunities not only this […]

Italian Americans at bat – from sand lots to the major leagues

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ARTE ITALIA NEWS RELEASE RENO – Italian Americans at Bat: From Sand Lots to the Major Leagues, a documentary exhibition celebrating many of the most memorable names in baseball, will be on display at arte italia January 17 through May 19, 2013. A lasting impact has been made by Italian Americans on the sport, but equally […]

Mountain Girls to perform Saturday at ‘Come in from the Cold’ series

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WASHOE COUNTY REGIONAL PARKS NEWS RELEASE – Washoe County Regional Parks presents the Mountain Girls bluegrass trio this Saturday, January 19, at Bartley Ranch as part of the 17th season of the popular Come in from the Cold Winter Entertainment Series. Every Saturday night through March 9, 2013, performers from a wide variety of musical genres, including […]

A decade of works by Barton McCoy at the Sierra Arts Gallery

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BARTON MCCOY EXHIBITION NEWS RELEASE – Sierra Arts Gallery is privileged to display a collection of works spanning a decade created by Northern Nevada native Bart McCoy. The gallery is located in the Riverside Building, 17 South Virginia Street, Suite 120. The show will run from February 11 through March 8. All are welcome to attend […]

Governor’s proclamation and radon poster contest winners’ certificates and awards presented Jan. 3

University of Nevada Cooperative Extension’s Radon Education Program (NREP) was presented with a proclamation from Governor Brian Sandoval designating January 2013 as National Radon Action Month in Nevada. The presentation was held in conjunction with the Radon Poster Contest Award Ceremony on Thursday, Jan. 3 at the close of a radon seminar at the Washoe […]

Reno Chamber Orchestra’s College Concerto Competition winner performs

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RENO CHAMBER ORCHESTRA NEWS RELEASE – Violist Kayleigh Miller, the winner of the Reno Chamber Orchestra’s twenty-fourth annual College Concerto Competition, will be the featured soloist with the Orchestra in its concerts on Saturday, January 26 at 8:00 p.m. and Sunday, January 27 at 2:00 p.m. at UNR’s Nightingale Concert Hall. Ms. Miller will perform […]

Sugar Bowl’s 49ers NFC championship game party

SUGAR BOWL NEWS RELEASE DONNER SUMMIT — Do you want to hit the slopes on Sunday but not miss the San Francisco 49ers’ NFC championship game against the Atlanta Falcons? Sugar Bowl Resort has you covered with a full-on football party at the resort’s Judah Lodge, featuring two big screens, drink specials on Sugar Bowl […]

Discovery Museum open on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

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DISCOVERY MUSEUM NEWS RELEASE – The Terry Lee Wells Nevada Discovery Museum (The Discovery) will be open on two upcoming Mondays, a day the museum is normally closed to the public. The Discovery will be open from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Martin Luther King, Jr. Day, Monday, January 21, and on Presidents Day, Monday, February […]

A natural sense of the music

The Reno Philharmonic Orchestra presents the fourth concert in the Classix series on January 13 and 15, featuring Beethoven and Tchaikovsky.Internationally-renowned Argentinian pianist and Gilmore Artist Award recipient Ingrid Fliter will perform Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major op. 58. Plus, Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 6, op. 74 Pathétique. Prior to the performance, music director and […]

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