City of Reno working with business owners for successful, safe special events

CITY OF RENO NEWS RELEASE During the last several months, Reno’s Community Safety & Service Team (CSAST) has visited several businesses during peak operating hours, special events, wine walks and pub crawls to ensure the health, welfare and public safety for people visiting Reno businesses. “Most of the businesses we have visited have been in […]

2013-14 Performing Arts Series Season Tickets on sale now at the University of Nevada, Reno

The 2013-14 Performing Arts Series presented by the University of Nevada, Reno has yet another stellar season planned at a down-to-earth price. Bringing some of the finest performers in the world to Nightingale Concert Hall, the Performing Arts Series is offering season ticket discounts for its package of five performances, for substantial savings over individual […]

Cooperative Extension and USDA to host workshop for Nevada agriculture

Brings together experts from University’s College of Business, Governor’s Office, Farm Service Agency UNR NEWS — University of Nevada Cooperative Extension and the U.S. Department of Agriculture will host a workshop in Reno Aug. 20 to provide information on agricultural economic trends and financial assistance available to mitigate drought impacts on Nevada’s agricultural producers. The […]

Washoe Golf Course invites kids to play free on Family Golf Day

WASHOE COUNTY NEWS RELEASE The Washoe Golf Course continues to support affordable family golf and the PGA’s Play Golf America initiative by inviting kids to play 18 holes for free on Family Golf Day Sunday, Aug. 4. Young golfers are invited to play a free round at Washoe Golf Course during the course’s Family Golf […]

Bye Bye Birdie revives in Reno


SSPA NEWS RELEASE Hailed as one of the most captivating musical shows of our time by theater critics, Bye Bye Birdie hits the stage Sept. 6-8 at the Robert Z. Hawkins Amphitheater at Bartley Ranch Regional Park in Reno. This Broadway musical is a presentation of Sierra School of Performing Arts and includes a cast […]

Owl event set for Aug. 14 at Mormon Station in Genoa

Wildlife biologist Jenni Jeffers poses with a Flammulated owl in this handout photo.

GENOA — Join wildlife biologist Jenni Jeffers for an owl release and presentation on the creatures from 7:30 to 9 p.m. Aug. 14 at Mormon Station Historic State Park. Jeffers will show several live native owls as she discusses the animals’ life cycle, habits, habitats and how the public can help in their conservation. Bring […]

Wild River Grille’s summer concert series august line-up is here

Wild River Grille summer concert series

SUBMITTED NEWS — Wild River Grille’s Summer Dinner Concert Series continues this August on their riverside patio, featuring free, live music during dinner service, performed by some of the region’s most talented musicians. In addition, a Caribbean-themed event on Tuesday, August 20 brings a touch of the islands to the Riverwalk. On Sundays from 2 to […]

NNMC to hold one-stop-shop community health fair Thursday

NNMC NEWS RELEASE Northern Nevada Medical Center is committed to the health and well-being of our community. NNMC is hosting a community health fair on Thursday, Aug. 1, 7:30 – 11 a.m. in the main lobby of the hospital. This is an opportunity for community members to receive free or low-cost preventative health screenings and […]

Nevada’s moon rocks are not missing

Pieces of the moon are in Carson City, on view until August 11.

NEVADA STATE DIVISION OF MUSEUMS AND HISTORY NEWS RELEASE CARSON CITY – Debunking a myth, Nevada’s moon rocks are not missing. In fact, moon rocks gifted to the Nevada State Museum and carried from space on Apollo 11 and Apollo 17 missions are safe, sound and on public display in Carson City through August 11. […]

High Desert Society iris holds sale at Moana Nursery


MOANA NURSERY NEWS RELEASE – A great selection of unique and award-winning iris will be available for purchase Saturday, August 3. Iris are easy to grow, require little maintenance and love the high desert. Society members will be on hand to answer all your questions about how to grow iris in our climate and which […]

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