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All-new Sierra Cinemas provides weekly free movie screenings

November 18, 2017 — Tahoe's newest weekly bash — Sierra Cinemas — is going to capture the attention of ski bums, children and families alike. So, what is it? Sierra Cinemas is a partnership between Lake Tahoe AleWorX, production company FNCTN and Sierra-at-Tahoe that brings free, family-friendly film fun

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Reel Rock 12 showcases adventurous climbers

November 13, 2017 — Climbing enthusiasts are sure to enjoy the offerings at the 2017 Reel Rock Tour, which is celebrating its 12th year as it stops in South Lake Tahoe on Wednesday, Nov. 15. For those who haven't heard of it, Reel Rock 12 is a collection of

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‘Joint Chiefs’ takes the stage Lake Tahoe Community College

November 10, 2017 — Chicago-based playwright Peter McDonough notched a win at Valhalla Tahoe's 2016 WordWave One-Act Play Competition, but his South Shore success didn't stop there: Beginning Thursday, Nov. 9, his production "Joint Chiefs" takes the stage for the first time ever at Lake Tahoe Community College's Duke

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‘Joint Chiefs’ celebrates veterans, is partnership between Lake Tahoe Community College and Valhalla Tahoe

November 7, 2017 — Chicago-based playwright Peter McDonough notched a win at Valhalla Tahoe's 2016 WordWave One-Act Play Competition, but his South Shore success didn't stop there: Beginning Thursday, Nov. 9, his production "Joint Chiefs" takes the stage for the first time ever at Lake Tahoe Community College's Duke

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Photos: Halloween Treat Street at Lake Tahoe Community College

November 1, 2017 — The 2017 Treat Street was held at Lake Tahoe Community College on Tuesday, Oct. 31.

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Reno Zombie Crawl turns 10

October 20, 2017 — Ten years ago, the Reno Zombie Crawl began with a few hundred people and a couple of bars — but today nearly 20,000 people attend the annual event, which spans over 40 locations throughout the city. "The Reno Zombie Crawl is the kind of event

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Comedy at The Improv with Howie Nave: Tommy Savitt and Avi Liberman perform this week at Lake Tahoe

October 19, 2017 — Tommy Savitt (AKA The Tommy Lama) If ever there was a time for spiritual renewal, it's now. With all the madness going on in our planet I can't think of a better comedian/guru who is not only funny, but also has the kind of humor

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Old Town Tap raises more than $5,000 for fire victims in Napa and Sonoma counties (video)

October 18, 2017 — Old Town Tap in downtown Truckee raised more than $5,300 at a fundraiser for Northern California fire victims on Tuesday, Oct. 17. Owners Marlena John and Luke Bill moved to Truckee a few years ago to open the restaurant. With the recent wildfires in Napa

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Comedy at The Improv with Howie Nave: Allan Havey, Dana Eagle and Rick D’Elia perform this week at Lake Tahoe

October 12, 2017 — Allan Havey Havey is one of those guys you look forward to having up here whenever possible, and he's certainly been all over television and the internet's more popular shows. This past year alone he made appearances on HBO's comedy series "Crashing," Showtime's "Billions" and

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Ski movie “Drop Everything” makes Tahoe premiere at Squaw Valley

October 10, 2017 — Tahoe's next ski movie screening comes in the form of Matchstick Productions' "Drop Everything," presented by Under Armour. On Wednesday, Oct. 11, grab friends, family — anyone who's looking forward to the upcoming ski season — and head to Squaw Valley for the basin's premiere.

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‘Woman in Black’ play takes stage in Tahoe for limited run

October 6, 2017 — Halloween is just around the corner: Get into the spirit with Valhalla Tahoe's production of the play "The Woman in Black," which takes over the venue's Boathouse Theatre Friday through Sunday, Oct. 6-8, and Thursday through Sunday, Oct. 12-15. Adapted from Susan Hill's book of

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Lake Tahoe AleWorX hosts Stone Brewing Co. tap takeover

October 4, 2017 — Fans of craft beer won't want to miss Lake Tahoe AleWorX's next event: a tap takeover featuring libations from Stone Brewing Co. The Escondido-based brewery is known for year-round releases including the Tangerine Express IPA, Ripper and Ruination Double IPA. According to the brewery's website,

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SciFi-Fantasy fun: Hard Rock Hotel and Casino’s first comic con features celebrities and more

September 29, 2017 — What began as a plan between two life-long friends to open a coffee shop turned into the creation of a production company specializing in hosting comic conventions for independent film projects. Joe Cahill and Mark Davis — CEO and CFO of Steam House Entertainment, LLC,

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Thunder From Down Under returns to Harrah’s Lake Tahoe for two nights

September 21, 2017 — If you happen to be on Tahoe's South Shore for a girls-only weekend, look no further than Harrah's Lake Tahoe when planning your schedule: Australia's Thunder From Down Under takes the stage for two nights. "The perfect Girls' Night Outback! Australia's hottest export — Thunder

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Comedian Steve Hytner performs at Crystal Bay Casino

September 21, 2017 — North Shore's Crystal Bay Casino hosts a night of comedy in its Crown Room on Saturday, Sept. 23, as the venue welcomes entertainer Steve Hytner. "Steve has made an indelible impression on both the large and small screens," states Reno Tahoe Comedy's website. Hytner has

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Teton Gravity Research’s ski and snowboard film ‘Rogue Elements’ makes Squaw Valley debut

September 21, 2017 — Ramp up for the start of ski season with Teton Gravity Research's newest film, "Rogue Elements," presented by REI. "Since the dawn of time, everything that has lived and breathed on this planet has been subject to the whims of Mother Nature. The nature of

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Squaw Valley’s annual Oktoberfest returns

September 21, 2017 — With the end of September comes one of North Shore's fall celebrations: Squaw Valley's Oktoberfest, which takes place on Saturday, Sept. 23, from noon through 6 p.m. "This annual event will transform the Village at Squaw Valley into a miniature Bavaria complete with authentic German

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Comedy at The Improv with Howie Nave: Adam Ray, Sandy Danto, David Gee perform this week at Lake Tahoe

September 21, 2017 — Adam Ray It's been a while since we've had Adam Ray here. He's been seen in a multitude of projects, including The CW's "MADtv," "Two Broke Girls," "Workaholics," "Arrested Development," "According to Jim," "Silicon Valley," "Rick and Morty" and "Ghostbusters." He was the bad guy

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Cold Water Brewery chef wins Sample the Sierra Chef Challenge

September 17, 2017 — After three intense rounds of cooking, Patrick Harrity, executive chef of Cold Water Brewery and Grill, won the Sierra Chef Challenge at the eighth annual Sample the Sierra festival Saturday. Harrity was one of four local chefs who competed in the event. Leading up to

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Q&A with one of this year’s Sierra Chef Challenge competitors

September 15, 2017 — Patrick Harrity is the Executive Chef of Cold Water Brewery and Grill in South Lake Tahoe. Harrity is one of four chefs that will compete in this year’s Sierra Chef Challenge on Saturday, Sept. 16.. We asked him to share some insights on his go-to

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