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Mile High Jazz Band hosting children’s summer jazz camp (1)

May 22, 2015 — 

Mile High Jazz Band Association, in cooperation with Carson Middle School, is starting a one-week jazz camp, with sessions for musicians in middle and high school, June 1-5, in the …

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Comedy lineup set at Carson City’s Nugget (2)

May 22, 2015 — 

A magician and comedian who was named the judges’ favorite on NBC’s America’s Got Talent is visiting the Carson Nugget Friday, June 5. Justin Rivera, of the Magic Castle in …

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Wild Horse Children’s Theater plans musical ‘Beauty & the Beast, Jr.’ (3)

May 22, 2015 — 

Carson City children ages 5 and up are putting on their stage version of a selfish prince, turned beast, who must forever remain hideously cursed unless he can find redemption, …

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Exploring Mariano Vallejo’s magnificent home (4)

May 21, 2015 — 

The name may not mean much to most Nevadans, but General Mariano G. Vallejo was once one of the most powerful men in the American West.In 1834, Vallejo was sent …

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Venture past the neon lights of Las Vegas (5)

May 21, 2015 — 

CARSON CITY — Las Vegas’ siren song draws millions to the Strip, that four-mile stretch of Las Vegas Boulevard, with a rhapsody of over-the-top resorts, fine dining, high-end shopping and …

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Fernley author releases latest children’s book (6)

May 21, 2015 — 

Guardian Angel Publishing, Inc., recently released Fernley author, Mary Jean Kelso’s childrens’ book, “Little Lonnie Long Ears.”The story, geared toward younger children, carries a theme of learning to turn a …

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New books worth checking out (7)

May 21, 2015 — 

Thomas McGuane is the author of 10 novels including “Nothing But Blue Skies,” Nobody’s Angel,” “Panama” and “Ninety Two In The Shade,” three collections of nonfiction essays and two previous …

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Paiute performer featured in heritage presentation (8)

May 21, 2015 — 

Traditional singer, dancer and teacher of the Paiute language Christina Thomas will share her people’s heritage in a free presentation, “Songbird: Telling the Paiute Story,” at the Dangberg Home Ranch …

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Carson City area live entertainment (9)

May 21, 2015 — 

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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‘Dancing through Life’ to be presented in Carson City (10)

May 21, 2015 — 

Ayako’s Dance Studio, sponsored by Pinkerton Ballet Theatre is presenting ‘Dancing through Life’ at the Carson City Community Center, Bob Boldrick Theater at 7 p.m. Friday. ‘Dancing through Life’ follows …

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Acts visiting Carson City’s BAC (11)

May 21, 2015 — 

Three area acts — one country, another blues and the third bluegrass ­— are taking center stage this weekend at the Brewery Arts Center. Country sounds from Nashville, Tenn., will …

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Roping event set for Carson City’s Fuji Park canceled (12)

May 20, 2015 — 

A National Team Roping Tour event originally scheduled for Memorial Day weekend at Carson City’s Fuji Park arena was canceled Tuesday, according to Tommy Lee of Tommy Lee Livestock.Lee said …

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Carson City’s Brewery Arts Center bringing southern tunes (13)

May 15, 2015 — 

Southern Drawl Band is bringing country sounds from Nashville, Tenn., to the Brewery Arts Center on Thursday, May 21. The southern band has toured the United States since it formed …

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WNC’s ‘The Music Man’ concludes this weekend (14)

May 14, 2015 — 

The Western Nevada Musical Theatre Company celebrates its 25th anniversary season in Carson City with Broadway blockbuster “The Music Man.” Performances conclude this weekend. Shows tonight and Saturday are at …

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Author’s novel inspired by at-risk youth (15)

May 14, 2015 — 

Writing, editing, and publishing a novel is no easy task, as Fallon author Leanna Lehman knows all too well. But on May 12, all of her hard work finally paid …

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Poetry reading set for Saturday (16)

May 14, 2015 — 

Churchill Arts will present a poetry reading with David Lee tomorrow night at the Art Center. Lee is the author of more than 20 collections of verse and was named …

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Lake Tahoe State Park: Gateway to adventures (17)

May 14, 2015 — 

If there us one place that can serve as a good introduction to the host of recreational activities found at Lake Tahoe it’s Lake Tahoe Nevada State Park.Located at the …

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Theater class presents ‘Anna of Avonlea’ (18)

May 14, 2015 — 

The Churchill County High School Theater 2,3,4 class will present “Anna of Avonlea” — based on the book by L.M. Montgomery adapted for the stage by Joseph Robinette. “Anne of …

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Carson City painter showing off work at Comma Coffee (19)

May 14, 2015 — 

A Carson City woman who last year, at age 70, decided to pick up a paintbrush for the first time, is hosting her first exhibit of landscape oil paintings through …

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Silver City hosts street dance, displays and film on Saturday (20)

May 14, 2015 — 

A free street dance, featuring live music by Will and Sheree Rose, the High Street Band and Red Rose, is kicking off a series of free events at 2 p.m. …

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