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Nevadans Celebrate 75 Years of the Nevada Day Parade

Nevadans Celebrate 75 Years of the Nevada Day Parade

  Northern Nevadans were treated to a beautiful sunny day for the 75th annual Nevada Day Parade in downtown Carson City.  The streets of the silver state’s capital city were lined with smiling faces anxiously awaiting the pageantry and tradition of the two hundred entrants from around the state. Participants included Chocolate Nugget Factory, National […]

Comstock Mining, Inc. Celebrates a Year on The Comstock

Comstock Mining, Inc. Celebrates a Year on The Comstock

“First Pour, First Three Bars and a Button to boot!  G-d Bless,” Corrado De Gasperis, CEO of Comstock Mining Inc. (CMI) tweeted on September 29, 2012, just over a year ago.  Now hundreds of bars, thousands of ounces, millions of dollars and man-hours later, CMI looks back on their first year of pouring doré in […]

Update: California Mudslide Forces Cars to Swerve off Highway Injuring Four

Update: California Mudslide Forces Cars to Swerve off Highway Injuring Four

July 22, 2013 – Four people were injured when a mudslide forced cars to veer off United States Highway 395 in California south of Olancha near Dunmovin late last night.  Cars swerved off the road trying to avoid the raging waters washing across the road that ultimately sent the driver and three passengers of one […]

California Highway Floods with Debris Sending Cars Swerving off the Road and Injuring Three

California Highway Floods with Debris Sending Cars Swerving off the Road and Injuring Three

United States Highway 395 in California south of Olancha near Dunmovin became flooded late last night with mud and debris.  Cars swerved off the road trying to avoid the raging waters washing across the road that ultimately injured three people. According to Doug, a dispatcher for the California Highway Patrol, the call for aid came […]

Zimmerman Verdict Confuses Racism and Empathy

Zimmerman Verdict Confuses Racism and Empathy

In the wake of the George Zimmerman verdict, the concept of racism is confusing to most Americans; many cannot seem to tell the difference between bigotry and empathy.  While it is understandable that the seemingly unnecessary death of Trayvon Martin has been an emotionally charged issue, it has divided our country and has become an […]

Obese America – the Truth About our Nation

Obese America – the Truth About our Nation

Nearly one-third of Americans are obese, according to the Central Intelligence Agency’s World Factbook.  The truth about our nation’s prosperity and ability to eat whenever and whatever strikes our fancy has propelled us into tying for the eighteenth fattest country in the world. With 33 percent of Americans living with a Body Mass Index (BMI) […]

Ship Captain on Trial in Italy

Ship Captain on Trial in Italy

Captain Francesco Schettino, the infamous “Captain Coward” of the Costa Concordia, is finally going to trial in Italy.  Schettino is accused of abandoning his ship after it capsized after running aground off the Tuscan coast; he faces up to 20 years in prison. On January 13, 2012, Schettino was in command of the Costa Concordia, […]

Nevada Museum of Art and the Controversial Study by Candlelight

Nevada Museum of Art and the Controversial Study by Candlelight

The Nevada Museum of Art is hosting the exhibit A Real Van Gogh? An Unsolved Art World Mystery, an enigma that has plagued the master’s work for over six decades.  The painting, Study by Candlelight, was originally authenticated until Van Gogh’s own nephew convinced experts that it was a forgery. Study by Candlelight is the […]

The Lone Ranger Does Not Compare to Shooting Like a Real Cowboy

The Lone Ranger Does Not Compare to Shooting Like a Real Cowboy

While many people celebrated the holiday weekend by going to the movies and watching blockbusters like Despicable Me 2 and The Lone Ranger, some folks found that it could not compare to shooting like a real cowboy in Virginia City, Nevada.  The 601 Vigilance Committee sponsored the first annual Shoot-Out on the Hill charity event […]

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    For most families living with an autistic loved one, everyday holds certain demands. Holidays, like Easter, provide even further challenges for those with autism. The traditions most people take for granted must be approached from a unique perspective. Zack, who is 11 years old, is moderate to high-functoning on the Autism Spectrum. He loves the […]
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  • Peaches Geldof Funeral Arrangements Shared April 18, 2014
    The funeral arrangements for Peaches Geldof have been shared by her family. It will be a private funeral on Easter Monday (April 21), and will be held in the same church as her mother’s funeral. St. Mary Magdalene and St. Lawrence Church in Davington is also the same church that the 25-year-old socialite married and […]
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  • Game of Thrones Spoilers Ruining the Experience? April 18, 2014
    Sharing spoilers of Game of Thrones is ruining the experience for some people. They do not want to know what happens in the episodes before they get a chance to see it themselves. The issue reached its peak so far this week after many publications started sharing the events of the “Purple Wedding” just after […]
    Alexandria Ingham
  • Game of Thrones Spoilers Lead to Arguments Online April 18, 2014
    The internet has been surrounded with Game of Thrones spoilers this week that include the death of a certain character, and it has led to arguments online. Many people who have not read the books or seen the episode yet have gotten annoyed at publications for sharing the details of the character’s death, and even […]
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  • Miley Cyrus Hits Out at Hospital Rumors April 18, 2014
    Miley Cyrus has hit out at rumors suggesting her recent trip to hospital was due to her partying ways. A number of publications decided to jump on the idea that the 21-year-old was out partying in a way to get over the recent death of her dog, Floyd. In a statement, which she linked to […]
    Alexandria Ingham

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