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Auditions set for Carson City version of Disney classics (1)

December 24, 2014 — 

Wild Horse Children’s Theater is looking for actors, singers and dancers, ages 5 and up, for its spring productions of Disney’s “101 Dalmatians, Kids” and “Beauty & the Beast, Jr.” …

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Upcoming live entertainment in the Carson City area (2)

December 24, 2014 — 

Craig Fletcher will perform with Mick Valentino at 6:30 p.m. today at Glen Eagles, 3700 N. Carson St. Fletcher will perform with Terri Campillo and Rocky Tatarelli at 6:30 p.m. …

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‘Ida’ & ‘Boyhood’ best movies of the year, AP says (3)

December 20, 2014 — 

The top 10 films of 2014, according to AP Film Writer Jake Coyle: 1. “Ida” — Where did this perfect little gem come from? Its director, Pawel Pawlikowski, wasn’t previously …

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‘Dragon Age’ beats out Warcraft, South Park for best games of 2014 (4)

December 20, 2014 — 

The top 10 video games of 2014, according to Lou Kesten: 1. “Dragon Age: Inquisition” (BioWare, for PlayStation 3, PlayStation 4, Xbox 360, Xbox One, PC): BioWare’s overstuffed role-playing epic …

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‘Fargo’ Gotham’ ‘Fallon’ among best of 2014 (5)

December 20, 2014 — 

NEW YORK — From the extraordinary Maggie Gyllenhaal-starring miniseries “The Honorable Woman” on SundanceTV to Syfy’s goofy “Sharknado 2: The Second One,” TV delivered in 2014 — streaming, on cable …

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Capital City Arts Initiative Andy Warhol Foundation grant (6)

December 20, 2014 — 

The Capital City Arts Initiative has received a $50,000 grant from The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts. The grant will provide for 2015 and 2016. “We are thrilled …

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After 70 years Israel has identity problem (7)

December 18, 2014 — 

Israel, approaching 70, has an identity problem. At 70 you should know who you are and what you stand for, yet according to the legislation now before a dissolved parliament, …

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Sesquicentennial books make great Christmas gifts (8)

December 18, 2014 — 

As Nevada’s 150th anniversary year comes to a close, there’s at least one way to stretch out the celebration for a bit longer —by reading one or more of the …

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Music from around the world (9)

December 18, 2014 — 

The following recent releases are worth checking out for yourself and are also suggested for the musically inclined on your gift list. “Three Mountain Pass” ( Innova) by Van-Anh Vanessa …

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Carson City Symphony seeks string players for ‘seasons’ concert (10)

December 17, 2014 — 

The Carson City Symphony will begin rehearsals for its third concert of the 2014-15 season from 7 to 9:15 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 7, in the band room at Carson …

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Carson City live entertainment (11)

December 17, 2014 — 

Craig Fletcher will perform with Mick Valentino at 6:30 p.m. today at Glen Eagles, 3700 N. Carson St. Fletcher will perform with Terri Campillo and Rocky Tatarelli at 6:30 p.m. …

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Linda Marrone: Add Italian Nut Sticks to your holiday tradition (12)

December 17, 2014 — 

This time of year I’m reminded of a quote from Herb Caen, the late columnist from the San Francisco Chronicle, “I tend to live in the past because most of …

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On the Kit Carson Trail in Carson City (13)

December 11, 2014 — 

One of the first thing that many visitors to Carson City notice is the blue line painted on sidewalks throughout the west side of the city. Known as the Kit …

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George Herms and some film noir books (14)

December 11, 2014 — 

George Herms is a seminal artist of the California assemblage movement whose career covers many decades from the 1950s to today, and “George Herms: The River Book” (Hamilton Press) is …

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Carson City live entertainment (15)

December 10, 2014 — 

Craig Fletcher will perform with Mick Valentino at 6:30 p.m. today at Glen Eagles, 3700 N. Carson St. Fletcher will perform with Terri Campillo and Rocky Tatarelli at 6:30 p.m. …

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Homemade recipes can make the best gifts (16)

December 10, 2014 — 

There are a lot of options out there on the web for Do-It-Yourself homemade food gifts. You can hop on Pinterest and get an overload of ideas. We all know …

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Carson City’s Capital City Arts Initiative Awarded National Endowment for the Arts Grant (17)

December 9, 2014 — 

Capital City Arts Initiative is one of 919 nonprofit organizations nationwide to receive an National Endowment for the Arts grant. The announcement was made Tuesday by NEA Chairperson Jane Chu. …

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NBC Universal launches fitness digital network (18)

December 9, 2014 — 

NEW YORK — NBC Universal on Tuesday launched Radius, a digital fitness network that will allow people to work out with trainers on their smartphones or tablets. Radius promises the …

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’Downton’ producer open to taking show to New York (19)

December 9, 2014 — 

NEW YORK — Could the Crowley family of “Downton Abbey” — and their loyal servants — ever come to America? Executive producer Gareth Neame says he’d like to see it …

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‘A Christmas Carol’ comes to Carson City (20)

December 5, 2014 — 

Released last month on Blu-ray, the 1938 version of Charles Dickens’ “A Christmas Carol” has long been a popular holiday movie for many families. On Sunday, Turner Classic Movies and …

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