Boys & Girls Club hosts Day for Kids
The 12th annual Boys and Girls Club Day for Kids event is back and will be held Saturday at the Sparks Marina Park from 11-2 p.m. The Boys and Girls club promotes non-profit youth services, and its mission is to enhance the quality of life for children across the nation. This event is an annual day for kids and features a free barbecue lunch, free T-shirts, games, arts and crafts, face painting, informational vendor booths for both children an...
No need to be shy
The personal feeling experienced in the moments during a sporting event when all hats are removed, and attention is turned to military uniform-clad cadets marching toward the center hoisting national and state flags, depends on your location. Are you holding your hand against your chest or are you holding the wooden dowel attached to a flag?
Broken sprinkler causes closure of Spanish Springs HS
A broken sprinkler and resulting flooding of hallways prompted the Washoe County School District (WCSD) to cancel classes at Spanish Springs High School Friday. Evacuation measures and safety procedures were followed, and all students and staff members left the building shortly after 8 a.m. “Emergency management procedures were followed well,” said Chief Mike Mieras of the WCSD School Police Department. “We received great cooperation from our ...