Seeking Old Friends From 1960s Gardnerville Adventures At The Golden Bubble, The Adaven Hotel & Agricultural Aviation Academy

Editor’s Note: From the inception of the Carson Valley Times in July 2013, our aim has been to provide a venue for unique, sometimes non-linear and usually unorthodox storytelling. We enjoy the luxury of being able to tell broader stories in bits and pieces over time, layering over previously published stories as we obtain more information with the onset of time. We take a special kind … Continue reading Seeking Old Friends From 1960s Gardnerville Adventures At The Golden Bubble, The Adaven Hotel & Agricultural Aviation Academy

Sharkey’s Ribbon Cutting, Grand Re-Opening On Friday

by Bill Henderson, Carson Valley Inn Sales & Marketing GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Sharkey’s Casino​, now fully open and operational, will host its official grand re-opening and ribbon cutting Friday at noon. The Gardnerville landmark originally opened as the Golden Bubble in the 1940s and became Sharkey’s when bought by Sharkey Begovich in the early 1970s. The Sharkey family sold the casino in 2002 and it … Continue reading Sharkey’s Ribbon Cutting, Grand Re-Opening On Friday