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Schedule set for International Film Weekend (1)

February 4, 2016 — 

Film lovers from around the region won’t want to miss the second Carson City International Film Weekend, Thursday-Saturday, Feb. 18-20. Not only will audiences enjoy award-winning international and independently made …

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Arts Council presents Banda Magda on Feb. 20 (2)

February 4, 2016 — 

An evening of good time music is on tap for Feb. 20 when the musical collective Banda Magda rolls into town.The band has played at a variety of venues around …

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Recalling the Mapes Hotel (3)

February 4, 2016 — 

I was unpacking a box of books the other day and noticed I had two copies of Patty Cafferata’s “Mapes Hotel and Casino: The History of Reno’s Landmark Hotel.” I …

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Carson City area live music (4)

February 3, 2016 — 

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

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Oakland artist Jeff Hantman’s ‘For Detail View’ opens Friday at Carson City CCAI Courthouse Gallery (5)

February 3, 2016 — 

An Oakland, Calif., artist is showing his work in Carson City, with his exhibition, For Detail View, opening Friday at the CCAI Courthouse Gallery, 885 E. Musser St. The artist, …

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Carson City Comma Coffee hosting Mile High Jazz Band’s Jazz Sampler for Sweethearts Tuesday (6)

February 3, 2016 — 

Tenor sax player Derek Fong plays with Mile High Jazz Band, which is presenting Jazz Sampler for Sweethearts, an evening of sweet and hot big-band music at Comma Coffee, from …

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Carson City Nugget hosting comedians Ester Steinberg, Justin Rupple & others this month (7)

February 3, 2016 — 

Fernley Republican Women meeting Feb. 16Fernley Mayor Roy Edgington is schedule to present at Fernley Republican Women’s next meeting at 6:30 p.m. Feb. 16 at Fernley High School Library, 1300 …

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Muffy Vhay: Living on the edge of the wild (8)

February 3, 2016 — 

We live on the edge of the wildland, which we share with many wild creatures, including deer, coyotes, bobcats, rabbits, and most recently, mustangs. By and large, that goes pretty …

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a & e briefs (9)

January 28, 2016 — 

WNC FALLON EXHIBITWNC Fallon presents “Honest Horses: A Portrait of the Mustang in the Great Basin” featuring photographs by Paula Morin depicting an uncommon view of the significance of the …

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Carson City Business Resource Innovation Center hosting Nancy Raven’s Pinhole Properties (10)

January 27, 2016 — 

An area artist who uses pinhole photography — a method in which a small hole replaces the lens in a makeshift camera — is showing her work through July 6 …

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Carson City Brewery Arts Center hosting live music by Dusty Green Bones Band Friday (11)

January 27, 2016 — 

A five-piece progressive bluegrass group based out of the Bay Area is visiting Carson City’s Brewery Arts Center’s Performance Hall at 7 p.m. Friday. Formed in San Francisco 2013, Dusty …

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Carson City artist Kenny Arnold debuting Free Your Soul at Brewery Arts Center (12)

January 27, 2016 — 

A Carson City artist whose goal is to bring a diverse cultural perspective to Carson City is debuting a series of large scale oil paintings that focus on the people …

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Carson City area live entertainment (13)

January 27, 2016 — 

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

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Exploring Virginia City’s silver terrace cemeteries (14)

January 21, 2016 — 

It may seem a little morbid, but one of the more interesting things about exploring the historic mining community of Virginia City is hanging with its dead.Like just about everything …

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Romantic comedies film series begins next week (15)

January 21, 2016 — 

CAC’s Rom-Com Film Series featuring selected romantic comedies will begin at the Art Center on Jan. 29 with a screening of the 1940 film “The Philadelphia Story.”It’s the story of …

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Violinist Elizabeth Pitcairn to join TOCCATA in WinterFest performances Jan. 29-Feb. 5 (16)

January 20, 2016 — 

TOCCATA — Tahoe Symphony Orchestra and Chorus — is continuing its 11th annual WinterFest with Elizabeth Pitcairn performing with the legendary Red Mendelssohn Stradivarius violin in a series of performances …

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Carson City area live entertainment (17)

January 20, 2016 — 

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

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Susan Hart: Gluten-free focaccia bread is versatile, delicious (18)

January 20, 2016 — 

I was thinking of something different to make for game-day gatherings. It had to be something tasty, make-ahead, simple and yummy. It also had to be gluten-free and possibly dairy-free …

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‘Nowhere Nevada’ film Wild Eyed (19)

January 18, 2016 — 

“Nowhere Nevada,” an award-winning movie shot in Northern Nevada, has a five-year, worldwide distribution deal signed with Wild Eye Releasing.The movie was 100 percent cast, filmed and produced in Northern …

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Touring historic Mackay Mansion (20)

January 14, 2016 — 

In a community where just about everything is historic, Virginia City’s Mackay Mansion still has an impressive pedigree.The three-story, brick building was erected in 1860 by George Hearst, a mining …

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