Tuesday, January 25, 2022

Moving out

If John Steinbeck and Tom Waits ever hung out at a dive bar, they might end up talking about Willy Vlautin. For the past...

An annual Nevada-wide book club is all about nature this year

Nature has a way of putting my brokenness into perspective. In the last half dozen years, I’ve contended with lymphoma and an anxiety disorder....

Jobs of Tomorrow – Machine Learning

This report is part of a series reports by The Sierra Nevada Ally: Nevada Formulates Innovative Skills Training Programs for a 21st Century Workforce, produced...

At Sundance, ‘buy local’ is helping, poetry takes to the airwaves

At Sundance Books and Music, sales of meditation books are trending. Jigsaw puzzles and books with cheery themes are selling well, too. And Samantha...

Literacy crisis in Nevada – state educators launch a digital reading...

Two-thirds of Nevada’s school-aged children score below a basic level of reading proficiency. The National Assessment of Educational Progress rates Nevada in the bottom...

Literature of the landscape

Since 2002, Nevada Humanities has partnered with the City of Las Vegas to host the Las Vegas Book Festival. Traditionally, it has been a...

A Trustworthy Friend

Though he has 10 published books under his belt and was recently inducted in the Nevada Writers Hall of Fame, native Nevadan Steven Nightingale...

Cautious Retailers Take Measured Approach to Reopening in Reno/Sparks

When Governor Sisolak made the unexpected announcement on Thursday, May 7, that Phase 1 of his Roadmap to Recovery plan would start a full...

We Are What We Breathe

We Are What We Breathe July 3 … 2019 It was a miracle that I had survived. Thanks to the Highway Patrol officer who came up my...