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Drink of the Week: Sonney BBQ Shack Bar & Grill’s Purple Piggy

May 18, 2018 — One of the largest components of Tahoe's nightlife is the mix of countless breweries, bars and restaurants that offer unique drinks difficult to find outside the basin. In our Drink of the Week segment, we'll showcase one type of beer, wine, cocktail — you name

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Second Lake Tahoe South Shore business earns B Corp Certification

May 17, 2018 — There are now two businesses on Tahoe's South Shore that have earned a B Corp Certification. At the end of April, Environmental Incentives joined South Lake Tahoe-based Eagle Protect, Truckee-based Bigtruck and Incline Village-based Brand Geek on the list of Certified B Corporations that call

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GoFundMe campaign begins for Stateline fire victim

May 15, 2018 — On Monday, April 23, Henry Porter received a text from his landlord stating that his mobile home at Ponderosa Trailer Park on Kingsbury Grade was on fire. "Next thing you know, the whole neighborhood is trying to contact me to make sure I'm not in

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Drink of the Week: Alpina Café’s Pink Flamingo

May 11, 2018 — One of the largest components of Tahoe's nightlife is the mix of countless breweries, bars and restaurants that offer unique drinks difficult to find outside the basin. In our Drink of the Week segment, we'll showcase one type of beer, wine, cocktail — you name

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Meals to enjoy, ways to spend Mother’s Day at Lake Tahoe

May 10, 2018 — It's time to honor mom — Mother's Day returns on Sunday, May 13. No plans yet? Consider spending the holiday in South Lake Tahoe with a lakeside brunch at one of the following locations — but be sure to make a reservation, as spots are

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What you need to know about Best of Tahoe Craft Beer Contest

May 8, 2018 — Beer lovers will find their haven on South Shore thanks to Lake Tahoe AleWorX and Tahoe Daily Tribune — the two businesses are partnering to host the first-ever Best of Tahoe Craft Beer Contest on Saturday, May 12. Filled with unlimited beer tastings, live music

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Local independent press Bona Fide Books welcomes new publisher

May 8, 2018 — Bona Fide Books, the South Shore-based independent press that specializes in nonfiction and poetry, recently welcomed a new publisher — only the second in its history. Maeko Bradshaw, formerly the business' managing editor, took over the main role in January when founder and previous publisher

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Drink of the Week: Sidellis Lake Tahoe’s Spring Blossom Sour

May 4, 2018 — One of the largest components of Tahoe's nightlife is the mix of countless breweries, bars and restaurants that offer unique drinks difficult to find outside the basin. In our Drink of the Week segment, we'll showcase one type of beer, wine, cocktail — you name

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Lake Tahoe Humane Society implements new board with focus on transparency

May 4, 2018 — After a year of battling to restore the community's trust in Lake Tahoe Humane Society, the organization's former three board members have stepped down from their roles and a new board of five has taken over. On April 21, Michael Dalton, Sandra DeLeon, Chantale Hansen,

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Hard Rock Hotel & Casino launches Amplified Summer Music Series

May 4, 2018 — Lake Tahoe is getting another outdoor music series. On April 18 Hard Rock Hotel & Casino announced that iconic rapper Ice Cube will headline the resort's all-new Amplified Summer Music Series, which is currently scheduled to kick off at the start of July and feature

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Celebrating Cinco de Mayo at Lake Tahoe

May 3, 2018 — Cinco de Mayo is near at hand. On Saturday, May 5, the 156-year-old tradition returns — but how will you get into the spirit? From drink specials to live entertainment and parties, here's what to check out locally and regionally this Cinco de Mayo. South

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Lake Tahoe AleWorX, South Lake Brewing Company find success in hosting local events

April 29, 2018 — One year ago two beer-focused businesses opened on the South Shore with an emphasis on revitalizing community connections — and it seems that both have found success. While Lake Tahoe AleWorX and South Lake Brewing Company have different business models (the former a part taproom,

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Drink of the Week: Stateline Brewery & Restaurant’s Fire Break Margarita

April 27, 2018 — One of the largest components of Tahoe's nightlife is the mix of countless breweries, bars and restaurants that offer unique drinks difficult to find outside the basin. In our Drink of the Week segment, we'll showcase one type of beer, wine, cocktail — you name

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2nd annual People’s Climate March promotes environmental awareness in South Lake Tahoe

April 26, 2018 — Back in April 2017, people across the country launched a movement that sought to promote awareness of climate change — and this weekend it's making its way back to South Shore for the second time. On Saturday, April 28, the People's Climate March returns to

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Valhalla Tahoe looks to future with new executive director

April 24, 2018 — There is a new face of Valhalla Tahoe, and her name is Sharon Romack. The Illinois transplant became the executive director of the nonprofit, which oversees multiple estates on the Tallac Historic Site and hosts both weddings and community events, back in October 2017 —

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3 ways to celebrate Earth Day in South Lake Tahoe

April 21, 2018 — Earth Day arrives on Sunday, April 22, and South Shore organizations are getting ready to show support for environmental protection through interactive events that are both fun and educational. Celebrations kick off with Tahoe Regional Planning Agency's (TRPA) Electric Vehicle Poker Run on Saturday, April

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Drink of the Week: Artemis Lakefront Cafe’s Artemis Margarita

April 20, 2018 — One of the largest components of Tahoe's nightlife is the mix of countless breweries, bars and restaurants that offer unique drinks difficult to find outside the basin. In our Drink of the Week segment, we'll showcase one type of beer, wine, cocktail — you name

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Sunny weekend ahead: Check out these 5 Lake Tahoe patios

April 19, 2018 — Spring has officially sprung — after a week filled with temperatures in the mid-50s and more warm weather on the way, it's time to start enjoying meals outdoors surrounded by the scenes Tahoe has to offer. And there's no better way to indulge in food

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Spring fun: Waterfall hikes, picnicking and more at Lake Tahoe

April 19, 2018 — After a few days of winter weather — which included both rain and snow — in the Tahoe Basin, it seems that spring is officially upon us (knock on wood). With the forecast currently showing 60-degree temperatures and sunny skies for the next few days,

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Nonprofit Dawgs On The Run raises funds to give back to community

April 18, 2018 — South Shore-based Dawgs On The Run formed in 2011 with multiple objectives in mind: to educate the public on responsible pet ownership, to promote this ownership as a lifetime commitment and to raise funds that would go back to the lake-wide community. The small nonprofit

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