What Is Main Street Gardnerville And How Can You Get Involved?

by Paula Lochridge, Main Street Gardnerville The Main Street approach advocates a return to community self-reliance, local empowerment, and the rebuilding of traditional commercial districts based on their unique assets.   Main Street Gardnerville is a non-profit corporation and, with the exception of one paid staff member.  We are an all-volunteer organization of approximately 100 individuals who give their time and talents to various projects … Continue reading What Is Main Street Gardnerville And How Can You Get Involved?

Women Inspiring Service & Education Group Meets Nov. 20

Courtesy of W.I.S.E. MINDEN, Nev., November 4, 2014 – This month Women Inspiring Service and Education (WISE) will host their meeting and luncheon, on the third Thursday of the month (due to the Thanksgiving schedule) on November 20th at Carson Valley Inn. Come learn how WISE works.  Be part of the future of WISE as we explore how to get the most from your membership; … Continue reading Women Inspiring Service & Education Group Meets Nov. 20

Douglas County Young At Heart Group Collects Items For Homebound Seniors

Courtesy of Young At Heart The Young at Heart Group at the Douglas County Senior Center needs your assistance in making this Christmas special for homebound seniors. The group is accepting winter hats, diabetic candy, winter gloves, scarves, lap blankets, soap, lip balm, shampoo, body/hand lotion, hand cream and sanitizers, toothpaste, washcloths, towels, towels, dish towels, cookies, monetary donations and gift cards. Items can be … Continue reading Douglas County Young At Heart Group Collects Items For Homebound Seniors

Good Morning, Carson Valley: Nov. 10

by Joey Crandall, joey@carsonvalleytimes.com GARDNERVILLE, Nev., Nov. 10, 2014 – We’re coming out of a wildly successful weekend for Douglas High School that saw Tiger programs haul in a state title, two regional titles and a division title on the same day. You can read about them all in our feature carousel on the home page. The East Fork Fire & Paramedic Districts alerted us … Continue reading Good Morning, Carson Valley: Nov. 10

Marching Band: Douglas Wins Division At Sierra Band Crusade

Staff Reports RENO, Nev., Nov. 10, 2014 — The Douglas High School Pride of the Carson Valley Marching Band made quite an impression in debuting its new uniforms Saturday. Douglas won first place in the AAA division of the Sierra Band Crusade at the University of Nevada, Reno on Saturday. They also received first place in music and first place in visuals. The competition wrapped … Continue reading Marching Band: Douglas Wins Division At Sierra Band Crusade