For several weeks now, the biggest news for the Reno community has been Tesla. Their gigfactory just outside the city limits means big business for Reno. Everyone was excited when it was officially announced that Tesla would call Reno home last month. Now, Tesla talks Reno jobs.
Tesla is expecting to employ as many as 6500 workers within t [...]
It is definitely Fall here in the Reno-Sparks community. The weatherman says it is supposed to be a crisp 66 degrees this Saturday. That sounds like perfect Sparks Pumpkinpalooza 2014 weather to me!
What: Sparks Pumpkinpalooza 2014
Where: Sparks Victoria Square, Downtown Sparks
When: Sunday, October 26, 2014 11am to 5pm
Contact: Northern Ne [...]
You have probably heard the phrase “think global, shop local” at some time over the past few years. That means that we need to start purchasing goods and services from local vendors and farmers in our very own Reno community instead of the big box stores. This both helps our local Reno economy and lowers our carbon footprint. D [...]
Reno has seen some big changes lately. Tech giant Apple set up a data center here. Amazon and Zulily call Reno home for their operations. Currently, Tesla is gearing up to build their Gigafacility just outside the city limits. Now, we find Reno giving it the old college try by expanding the University’s campus into the downtown area [...]
And then there was one. We’ve spoken a lot lately about how the Tesla move means big business for Reno. Their five million square foot Gigafactory will supply all the lithium ion batteries for their electric cars. More than 6500 jobs will come directly from the plant once it is up and running. The ancillary jobs that will be created [...]
Today is officially the last day of Summer. Tomorrow, September 23rd, is the Autumnal Equinox. Our skies get darker even faster. The colors will be changing on the trees while evenings get a bit breezier. And as if that weren’t enough, the Sparks Pumpkin Patch and Corn Maze 2014 starts this Saturday, September 27th at the Andelin Fa [...]
Last month, I wrote about how Reno was poised to become the next Silicon Valley. The City has already enticed big name companies such as Apple, Amazon and Zulily into setting up shop here. Earlier this month, it was officially announced that Tesla Motors would be building their Gigafactory plant just outside of Reno. This Tesla move means [...]
NO on 3 – Coalition to Defeat the Margin Tax Initiative
The Real Facts About the Margin Tax Initiative
As Nevada’s November voting draws near, one thing for sure is that voters need to be educated about Question 3 regarding the Margin Tax Initiative. According to the Coalition to Defeat the Margin Tax Initiative,
“This dee [...]
The older we get, the weaker our immune systems become. For Reno senior citizens, this makes them more susceptible to things like the flu virus. You can avoid complications from the flu this fall and winter season by receiving free vaccinations at the Reno Senior Fest 2014.
What: Reno Senior Fest 2014
Where: Reno Town Mall (S Virginia St &a [...]