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Harmonica gala opens 35th season of symphony

September 25, 2018 — The Carson City Symphony, directed by David Bugli, will open its 35th season at 4 p.m. Oct. 21 with a Harmonica Gala concert at the Carson City Community Center's Bob Boldrick Theater, 851 E. William St. The concert will feature guest harmonica soloists Jiayi He

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Carson High teacher Malley to display oil paintings

September 18, 2018 — Carson High School teacher Michael Malley will feature a display of his oil paintings at an upcoming reception. Those who attend the reception will have a chance to meet Malley when it's held from 5 to 8 p.m., on Oct. 18 at Genoa's Trimmer Barn,

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Carson City live entertainment for Sept. 19-25

September 18, 2018 — WEDNESDAY CW and Dr. Spitmore from noon to 2 p.m. at Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. Jeff Campbell at 6 p.m. at the Carson Valley Inn, 1627 Highway 395 N., Minden. Nate Currin and Chuck Bradley at 6:30 p.m. at Sassafras, 1500 Old Hot

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Ladies get last laugh at Nugget’s Carson Comedy Club

September 12, 2018 — Dual degrees in mechanical engineering and journalism weren't enough to satisfy Jill Maragos' need to stand out, so she chooses to stand up. A female comedian in a largely male-dominated field, Maragos serves up her unique "outrage over minutia" style in a special "Ladies Night

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Carson City live entertainment for Sept. 12-18

September 11, 2018 — Wednesday CW and Dr. Spitmore from noon to 2 p.m. at Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. Denver Saunders at 6 p.m. at the Carson Valley Inn, 1627 Highway 395 N., Minden. Terri Campillo and Craig Fletcher from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. at Glen Eagles,

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Recipe: Sloppy Joes by Amanda Long

September 11, 2018 — My family loves dinners like this. Fast and you can grab it on the go if you need. Serve with a veggie and you have a complete meal fast. This night we served buttered peas and green beans (we have picky eaters that will only

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Pat on the ‘BAC’

September 7, 2018 — Carson City is a bit quieter on Saturdays after the Levitt AMP Concert Series ended the season Aug. 26. "I've had so many people ask me 'What are we going do on Saturday night?'" said Gina Hill, executive director for the Brewery Arts Center. The

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Re-Creation to star in free Minden concert

September 6, 2018 — Re-Creation, a full performance singing and dancing group from Port Trevorton, Penn., will be featured in a free concert sponsored by the Tahoe/Douglas Elks Lodge. The concert will be at 2 p.m. Sept. 16 at the CVIC Hall, 1604 Esmeralda Ave., in Minden. Doors open

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Plenty to see at Silver State Art Festival in Carson City

September 5, 2018 — Gourd artists, basket makers, wood artists, photographers and painters from all over the Southwest are gathering in Carson City to share and sell their work. The 2018 Silver State Art Festival, sponsored by the Nevada Gourd Society, will host the artists and a cornucopia of

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Carson City author Chuck Morris publishes book of poetry

September 5, 2018 — "You… and the Beautiful Moments (A Journal of Love, Prose and Poetry)," a new book by Chuck Morris, has been released by RoseDog Books. Despite finding success as a freelance artist and amateur thespian, the author said beginning in the 1960s he found himself experiencing

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Carson City live entertainment for Sept. 5-11

September 5, 2018 — Wednesday CW and Dr. Spitmore from noon to 2 p.m. at Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. The California Cowboys at 6 p.m. at the Carson Valley Inn, 1627 Highway 395 N., Minden. Terri Campillo and Craig Fletcher from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. at Glen

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Jamil Apostol’s ‘Off The Beaten Path’ worth the trip

September 4, 2018 — Reno singer-songwriter Jamil Apostol released his debut album, "Off The Beaten Path," recently. What the 25-year-old did with his album is create an artwork that flows from start to finish. This album is a glimpse into an interesting life of traveling — finding new experiences

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Carson City live entertainment for Aug. 29-Sept. 4

August 29, 2018 — Wednesday CW and Dr. Spitmore from noon to 2 p.m. at Comma Coffee, 312 S. Carson St. Carolyn Dolan at 6 p.m. at the Carson Valley Inn, 1627 Highway 395 N., Minden. Terri Campillo and Craig Fletcher from 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. at Glen Eagles,

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TOCCATA SummerFest concludes with string of performances

August 28, 2018 — TOCCATA-Tahoe Symphony Orchestra's 13th SummerFest will conclude with a commemoration of the 17th anniversary of the 9/11 tragedy. The concert will open with Alex Eisenberg's virtuosic performance of the Bruch "Violin Concerto No. 1." The opening will be followed by Verdi's "Requiem," presented by a

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Carson City resident finds success in movie industry

August 28, 2018 — Carson City resident Sean Mick made his claim to Hollywood fame, as a writer for the movie "Silencer." It's an action-thriller Mick wrote more than 20 years ago. Mick had won contests with the script, but struggled to get a production company to put it

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Recipe: The perfect New York steak or Delmonico by Chef Charlie Abowd

August 28, 2018 — Today I am going to share how to grill the perfect New York Steak, or "Delmonico," a bone-in strip steak made famous by Delmonico's Steakhouse, deemed the oldest restaurant in New York City. For those of us fortunate to live in Carson City, Douglas County

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Recipe: Spiced pickled beets by Muffy Vhay

August 28, 2018 — This time of year, the garden becomes a veritable jungle, suffering both from my benign neglect in the weeding department and an abundance of growth due to our exceedingly hot summer. Everything is about ready to have something done with it, and some has gone

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Culinary metamorphosis taking place in Carson City

August 26, 2018 — In 2006, Roger Brooks, an expert on travel, tourism, downtown branding and destination marketing, was hired by the Visitors Bureau to assess some of Carson City's assets. After spending a few days here, he concluded one of our marketing assets could be our dining scene.

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Marilyn Foster: Bizarre, colorful, scenic, bad! That’s South Dakota

August 25, 2018 — It's comforting to know there still is a "home where the buffalo roam and the deer and antelope play." That home can be found at Custer State Park outside of Rapid City, South Dakota, within the Badlands and Black Hills region and home to Mt.

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La Chamba closes Levitt AMP Concert Series on Saturday

August 22, 2018 — The Levitt AMP Concert Series comes to a close this weekend, and La Chamba will bring their energy from Los Angeles to give Carson City something to remember. "We're gonna bring all the L.A. energy that we can bring," Jason Zepeda said. "It's a real

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