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Bible Memory man to speak Sunday in Carson City

May 16, 2019

Experience the most famous book in the world in a whole new way. Professor Tom Meyer, The Bible Memory Man, who has an amazing 20 complete books of the Bible memorized verbatim, will be speaking...


Recipe: asparagus, green garlic and new potato soup
Recipe: asparagus, green garlic and new potato soup

May 16, 2019

Our recipe this week offers an abundance of spring flavor using locally-sourced ingredients. The green asparagus is grown by Nib’s Farm in Smith Valley. We’ve been using this asparagus in the restaurant for a few...


Rising star featured in TOCCATA concerts
Rising star featured in TOCCATA concerts

May 14, 2019

RENO — Brilliant young pianist Yirong Wang joins TOCCATA-Tahoe Symphony Orchestra and Chorus for Grieg’s delightful “Piano Concerto in A Minor.” Favorite local soloist Bruce Kanzelmeyer present Mozart’s “Horn Concerto #3” and selected arias and...


Mile High Jazz Band presents Big Band Jazz Tuesday
Mile High Jazz Band presents Big Band Jazz Tuesday

May 13, 2019

The Mile High Jazz Band will perform an all-instrumental program highlighting the talents of several soloists from the band at Living the Good Life Bistro, 1480 N. Carson Street, from 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesday....




JoAnne Skelly: The joy of botanical gardens
JoAnne Skelly: The joy of botanical gardens

May 10, 2019

Gardener’s heaven! That’s what I feel when I visit a botanical garden. Last week, we went to the Mendocino Coast Botanical Gardens at Fort Bragg, Calif. It’s not simply the plants that put me over...


Carson City Ghost Walk begins season June 1
Carson City Ghost Walk begins season June 1

May 10, 2019

The 27th season of the Carson City Ghost Walk begins with an opening walk June 1 and offers Saturday evening walks. Additional evening walks are 7 p.m. June 22, 29, July 4, 13, 27 and...


Recipe: Mother’s Day quiche, by David Theiss
Recipe: Mother’s Day quiche, by David Theiss

May 9, 2019

With Mother’s Day right around the corner, I thought I’d share a great recipe that is perfect for brunch or breakfast in bed. Today’s quiche recipe will be sure to make Mom feel extra special....



Trio from Quebec closes Carson City Celtic Series
Trio from Quebec closes Carson City Celtic Series

May 7, 2019

The Brewery Arts Celtic Concert Series hosts its last show on Friday. The Sophie and Fiachra Trio bring a new twist of Irish music from Quebec, Canada, to Carson City. This will be the band’s...




Magical duo featured in Reno on Sunday
Magical duo featured in Reno on Sunday

April 30, 2019

The magical duo of Phoenix Phenomenal, of Minden, (www.phoenixphenomenal.com) and Zamazing Zoey, of Reno, present a special Easter day show, The Time Travelers, at Impossibles Magic Shop & Theater at 3 p.m. Sunday.  A showcase...





Easter activities, egg hunts slated in Carson City
Easter activities, egg hunts slated in Carson City

April 17, 2019

The outdoor Easter egg hunts, held in the park at the Railroad Museum, are free and are divided by age groups on Saturday. At 11 a.m., ages 1-4 participate (one adult per child is allowed...


All shook up in Fairview Valley
All shook up in Fairview Valley

April 17, 2019

For six months in 1954, central Nevada was violently shaken by a series of earthquakes that changed the shape of the area. Between July 6 and Dec. 16, six quakes shook west-central Nevada and eastern...