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Google’s streaming music service adds mood to mix (1)

October 24, 2014 — 

SAN FRANCISCO — Google’s music-subscription service will try to anticipate its listeners’ mood swings as it amplifies its competition with Pandora, Spotify and other popular services that play tunes over …

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‘Easy Rider’ screens tonight at Art Center (2)

October 23, 2014 — 

Road Chronicles I, the Churchill Arts Council’s fall film series, will conclude tonight with a screening of the classic 1969 film, “Easy Rider.” The film stars Dennis Hopper (who also …

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Grapevine Canyon is a true desert oasis (3)

October 23, 2014 — 

Despite appearances, Nevada’s desert landscape can be filled with life. A good example of this is Grapevine Canyon, located about eight miles northwest of Laughlin. The canyon boasts a waterfall …

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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS (4)

October 23, 2014 — 

CAPS Murder-Mystery dinner CAPS fundraiser at the Fallon Convention Center on Oct. 25 presents “Reno: 1930s,” a Murder Mystery Dinner followed by a live auction. There will be an all-you-can-eat …

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ON THE (ABSTRACT) GROUND FLOOR (5)

October 23, 2014 — 

Shown is Danish artist Nes Lerpa’s Italian Floor. Lerpa will present a pop-up show and lecture about abstraction in the 21st Century at 6 p.m. Saturday at Silver City School …

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Buzz briefs (6)

October 23, 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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Dogs and Ebola: Disease victims may include dog in Spain (7)

October 21, 2014 — 

Ebola’s victims may include a dog named Excalibur. Officials in Madrid got a court order to euthanize the pet of a Spanish nursing assistant with Ebola because of the chance …

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TV's Simpson's family lives in Henderson! (8)

October 21, 2014 — 

Until a couple of years ago, anyone driving by the house at 712 Red Bark Lane in Henderson did a double take. There, painted bright yellow and baby blue, was …

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Emmy-nominated Heritage Blues Quintet performs Saturday (9)

October 16, 2014 — 

There are still some seats available for the Heritage Blues Quintet show tomorrow night at the Arts Center. The Grammy-nominated group has received critical acclaim from many sources including All …

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Common myths about Las Vegas (10)

October 16, 2014 — 

Everyone knows Las Vegas. And everyone knows everything there is to know about the city. Except when they don’t. The truth is that over the years few communities have been …

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Video Games in Concert Sunday in Carson City (11)

October 16, 2014 — 

Works from games including The Legend of Zelda, Bravely Default and Minecraft will be featured in Video Games in Concert, a mid-season performance by Reno Video Game Symphony, at 5 …

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Carson City live entertainment (12)

October 16, 2014 — 

Craig Fletcher will perform with Mick Valentino at 6:30 p.m. Thursday 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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California Honeydrops to play Oct. 24 in Minden (13)

October 16, 2014 — 

The Carson Valley Arts Council will present the California Honeydrops, a Bay Area band with R&B, funk, Southern and blues influences, in concert on Oct. 24 at the CVIC Hall, …

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Carson City area artists offer array of media in BRIC exhibit (14)

October 16, 2014 — 

The Capital City Arts Initiative announces its exhibition, BRIC Art 5, with artwork by eight area artists at the City’s Business Resource Innovation Center, where a reception will be from …

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Amanda Long: The perfect meat sauce for a fall day (15)

October 15, 2014 — 

Bolognese sauce, also called Ragu, is a meat sauce slow simmered and broken down into a comforting warming sauce. Perfect dinner to come home to on a fall day. Bolognese …

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Mobile revolution shakes up Silicon Valley (16)

October 10, 2014 — 

SAN FRANCISCO — Smartphones, tablets and other gadgets aren’t just changing the way we live and work. They are shaking up Silicon Valley’s balance of power and splitting up businesses. …

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Local Vice Figure Jailed (17)

October 9, 2014 — 

By Walt Mac Kenzie Nevada bagnio operator Joe Conforte was arrested Friday night on an extortion charge brought by District Attorney William Raggio, who said Conforte threatened him with public …

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Heritage Blues Quintet brings their sounds to Fallon (18)

October 9, 2014 — 

Tickets are now on sale for the Heritage Blues Quintet who will perform at the Art Center on Oct. 18. They’ve been nominated for a Grammy for Best Traditional Blues …

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ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT BRIEFS (19)

October 9, 2014 — 

Anne of Green Gables The CCHS Advanced Theatre Class will present “Anne of Green Gables” on Oct. 10 & 11 at 7 p.m. in the CCHS Theatre. Megan Whittington plays …

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Clever slogans promote Nevada towns (20)

October 9, 2014 — 

Over the years, many Nevada communities have adopted colorful slogans to help set them apart from other places. Undoubtedly the most famous is Reno’s “Biggest Little City in the World” …

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