Corleone Fine Italian is the official culinary collection of “The Godfather,” widely regarded as one of the greatest films ever made. The portfolio features Sicilian olive oil, Modena balsamic vinegar, and regional Italian sauces and spirits. Beginning Feb. 25, the movie will have a limited theatrical release. To mark the occasion, Corleone is showcasing its […]
By now, you’ve probably heard the news — and perhaps the pushback, nostalgia, wild speculation and general bewailment attending the news. Jeffry Paine, owner of the beloved Gold ‘N Silver Inn, has sold the property to a subsidiary of Jacobs Entertainment, developer of the Neon Line District in downtown Reno. The $6.3 million deal encompassing […]
It’s not like Greg Buchheister doesn’t already rule the roast. After all, he owns six Coffeebar shops, plus a roastery and a bakery, across Reno, Truckee and Silicon Valley (including a shop on the Facebook campus). But at his seventh Coffeebar, opening Feb. 7 on South McCarran Boulevard, he’ll rule the roast in a different […]
Moët Hennessy, the luxury wine and spirits portfolio, recently launched Our Cellar, a consumer site that features accessories, wine, Champagne, limited-edition releases, gift bundles and personalized products. The offerings include several sparklers that would be ideal for Valentine’s Day (Feb. 14) giving: • Moët & Chandon Rosé Impérial Champagne, in gift box, $70 • Veuve […]
When the Nevada Indian Commission was planning the new museum at the Stewart Indian School, alumni of the institution were asked for their opinions about how the story of the school’s dynamic history should be told. The answer was unanimous: “tell the truth.” The school in Carson City, which was in operation between 1890 and […]
In Nevada’s far-flung rural counties, known for having more cows than people, livestock are routinely inoculated against a legion of diseases. But COVID-19 vaccinations have gotten a chillier reception from rural residents, many of whom hesitate to get the shots or stand fast against what they see as government overreach or unproven technology. “Every rancher […]
After 14 months of looking like Old West train robbers, Northern Nevadans are slowly shedding their masks in public. In the first week following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s May 13 announcement that fully-vaccinated people no longer had to wear masks indoors, covered faces were still ubiquitous in local businesses, and, even outdoors. […]
When Tessa McClean and other Native American women painted red hands over their mouths before they led the Women’s March in Denver in 2017, a powerful symbol was born. “The red paint on our faces represents the erasure of indigenous women,” said McClean, an activist and member of the Anishinabee Nation of Canada. She said […]
The federal and state moratoriums that kept many evictions at bay during the COVID-19 pandemic expired last year, and lockouts are rebounding.
The final two episodes of Stranger Things 4 illustrate that the show has really evolved into something special.
Director David Cronenberg returns to the body-horror genre—and the results are shockingly doll and shlocky. Cronenberg had a nice creative renaissance between 2002-2007, when he made films with deeper, dramatic tendencies like A History of Violence and Eastern Promises. Those films hearkened back to the dramatic brilliance of his masterpiece, 1983’s The Dead Zone, a […]
Big Gigantic just released their newest LP, Brighter Future 2, a sequel to 2016’s Brighter Future, and are touring the U.S., including a stop at the Grand Sierra Resort and Casino on Thursday, July 7.
Forest Ray is touring the U.S. after releasing singles “Always,” “Make Some Time” and “Close Your Eyes”—and is making a stop at the Matador Lounge on Wednesday, July 6.
Dinosaurs, sea creatures, dragons and other larger-than-life glowing beasts and plants will occupy the May Arboretum & Botanical Gardens through Aug. 12. The fantastical menagerie, made of fabric, steel and thousands of LED lights, are the latest installment of Dragon Lights, which returned to the arboretum at Rancho San Rafael Park in Reno after a […]
Workplace harassment can bleed into all areas of a person’s life. It also doesn’t start–or stop–with one employee. Learn what action you can take.
A look at what the heavens have to offer during the month of July.
The public is invited to celebrate Independence Day at the Great Western Steam-Up in Carson City July 1 to July 4 at the Nevada State Railroad Museum, 2180 S. Carson St. The event features several antique steam locomotives, train rides, food, live entertainment, steam-powered fire pumpers, tractors and automobiles on display, and “lost art” demonstrations […]
There are dozens upon dozens of great Artown events; here are just a few that caught our eye.
Kids who are too young to hold a pilot’s license built radio-controlled airplanes and took to the clouds during an innovative aviation summer camp. “It was great for Autumn to find her passion,” said Danee Mendez of Sparks, Autumn’s mom, who learned of the camp on Facebook. “She got down and dirty with her hands […]
Elvis could’ve been a classic, but it’s marred by a surprisingly strange performance from Tom Hanks.