In This Issue


When Alex Rayppy walks into a room, time slows down. It’s not just the show-stopping smile or the twinkling eyes that make her so compelling.
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Kelly Valentine has music in her blood, and keeps it pumping and vibrant with every practice and performance as the femme fatale in Valentine Rodeo.
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Want to be a part of a Reno tradition that has been going on for 82 years? If you are a Reno native you are well aware of the “Wildest Richest Rodeo in the West.”
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At this time of the year everyone’s thoughts turn from the slopes to the shore.
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Fizio is a fitness facility and athlete recovery lounge located in downtown Reno at 400 Mill St.

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Jet Set

Why visit such a faraway place? Well, for one, it has been on the Top Cities in the World to Visit list over and over again. Secondly, for me, it’s the city of my college days.  

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Since opening their doors in Reno’s Midtown District in 2013, 1864 Tavern has captured the hearts and the taste buds of natives and visitors alike.

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Melissa Blosser

Melissa Blosser Melissa is a working mother of two boys. She is currently the Community Relations Coordinator for Douglas County Nevada and is a freelance writer and photo journalist.Melissa has also worked as a certified personal trainer helping women get back into shap and find motivation....

Lindzie St. Martin

Lindzie St. Martin; Food Coordinator and Writer Lindzie has been passionate about food her whole life.  She started cooking and baking at a young age, and has been self-taught through many years of trial and error and her determination to create fun healthy recipes.  Since having...

Kristin Close

My name is Kristin Close and I am beginning my junior year at the University of Nevada, Reno. I am working towards a bachelor of arts degree in journalism (a double emphasis in public relations and broadcast journalism) and a minor in Spanish. I am an...

Larissa Thornton

Larissa Thornton Larissa Thornton is a web enthusiast,and freelance writer who loves the personal expression which comes from her writing. She has had her work and original poetry  published in local media outlets, such as "Mass Appeal", and the "Advocate". Her newest project includes a blog...

Craig Nielson

[caption id="attachment_3177" align="alignleft" width="200"] Craig Nielson[/caption]  Craig Nielson MA, CPC Craig serves as a Life Coach, Motivational Speaker, and Advocate for women who struggle with low-self confidence and a negative self image. He specializes in coaching women to a place of feeling fearless and unstoppable by combating...