Community News

2018 Tahoe Fund Signature Projects

The Tahoe Fund has announced three new Signature Projects for its 2018 fundraising season. Each project will improve outdoor recreation and Tahoe’s environment in the Basin. This year’s projects include Tahoe Rim Trail restoration in Desolation Wilderness to improve usability and safety; construction of the Kings Beach Trail into a multi-feature trail; and planting 10,000…

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Pine State Biscuits Opening In Reno

Reno will now be home to Pine State Biscuits, a Portland based biscuit restaurant. A new location for Pine State Biscuits will be opening up in downtown Reno – at 200 South Center. With four existing locations throughout Portland, this will be their first expansion location. Pine State Biscuits, previously visited by Guy Fieri on…

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Nevada Rural Housing Authority Wins National Award, Third Year in a Row

Members of the Nevada Rural Housing Authority (NRHA) accepting the Single-Family Excellence award for the third year in a row. The Nevada Rural Housing Authority has won the Single-Family Excellence Award The Single-Family Excellence award in recognition of the Home At Last program, has been awarded to the Nevada Rural Housing Authority (NRHA) – yet…

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New Dining Options in The Summit Mall

The Summit Mall will now be home to two new South Reno dining options – Bab Café and Ike’s Sandwiches. Bab Café currently has their first location downtown, while Ike’s has their first expansion into Reno located across from campus. The two restaurants will be conveniently located on the East side of the mall, next…

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City of Reno Adopts New Flag

Pending specifications, this preliminary design will be that of Reno’s new flag. The City of Reno has adopted a new city flag as of April 25, 2018. In honor of Reno’s 150th birthday, the Arts & Culture Commission held a contest that allowed locals to submit their own flag designs. Prior to accepting submissions, the…

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Baseball Season Returns to Reno

Greater Nevada Field is home to the MiLB’s Reno Aces – the Triple-A affiliate of the Arizona Diamondbacks. The Reno Aces kicked off their season with a win against the Fresno Grizzlies on April 5th. The Reno Aces games return to Greater Nevada Field for another season. Reno has been home to the Aces since…

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Montrêux Cares Play for P.I.N.K.

Montrêux is sponsoring its very own Play for P.I.N.K. event to benefit the Play for P.I.N.K. organization and The Breast Cancer Research Foundation. This full day event will be held on Monday, May 21, 2018. There are multiple ways to participate in the fun of this event: 5-K-ish Fun-Run/Fun-Walk, to start the day off A course…

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Blueprint Conference in Reno Trying to Gain More Tech Companies

Written By: Farah Vitale The Venturebeat Blueprint Conference brought together some of the top people in technology and innovation from all over the world. The conference was at the Nevada Museum of Art on March 6th. Since Reno has been transforming into a popular place to live, more tech companies are gaining interest. Reno has gone from high…

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Strange Brew Fest is Coming

Written By: Farah Vitale Get your tickets in advance for Strange Brew Festival at the Brewer’s Cabinet. It’s a fun event full of interesting beers unlike any you’ve ever tried before. The creations are unique and have an unexpected and uncommon combination of flavors. A portion of the proceeds from the event will benefit “The Reno…

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Burgerim is Coming from Israel to Reno

Written By: Farah Vitale Good news, Burgerim is coming to Reno! The popular restaurant chain that started in Tel Aviv, Israel, will be making is debut in Reno soon. Burgerim specializes in mini burgers that you can customize. The new Reno location will open at 254 W. First St. in the Riverwalk District. Making your…

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