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Storey County Commissioners Meeting Report

I am cross posting Nicole Barde’s usual yeoman report on the highlights and lowlights of the most recent Storey County Commissioners Meeting held at the Courthouse with the Million Dollar Parking Lot on September 19th, 2017. I found this meeting remarkable on several counts. A Special Use Permit was approved …

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Local Kids Star in Dramatic Short Film So Much Yellow

A film showcasing two of Storey County’s youngest movie stars will premiere in Reno at the Reno Tahoe International Film Festival (RTIFF.org) which runs from September 7th through the 10th. One of over 500 submissions in the 2017 version of the RTIFF, the short film So Much Yellow will showcase two Virginia City Highlands …

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VRWPA to deliver Amodei Wild Horse Signatures

St. Mary's Art Center

NEVADA WILD HORSE ADVOCATES TO DELIVER 300,000 PETITION SIGNATURES URGING REP. AMODEI TO OPPOSE KILLING AMERICA’S WILD HORSES RENO, NEVADA (August 21, 2017) – Continuing to urge Nevada Rep. Mark Amodei to oppose the wholesale destruction of tens of thousands of wild horses and burros in holding facilities and on the range, …

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National Night Out a Sweltering Success

Lockwood residents, Community service organizations,  Storey County Fire and Sheriffs Departments as well as our local representatives all turned out in the 102 degree heat at Louise Peri Park in Lockwood to make last night’s National Night Out ( NNO) a sweltering success. National Night Out is a national community …

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Storey County Planning Commission Highlands Seat Available

Storey Count Seal

The Storey County Planning Commission has a seat available with a vacancy in the Highlands occurring recently. From Storey County: STOREY COUNTY PUBLIC NOTICE PLANNING COMMISSIONER VACANCY Precinct 5 (Highlands District) Position: Storey County Planning Commissioner to represent Precinct 5 (Highlands including Virginia City Highlands, Highlands Ranches, and Virginia Ranches). …

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Comstock Classics Car Show a Hit!

  We attended the Fifth Annusal Comstock Classics Car Show over the weekend and enjoyed Classic American (and Foreign) Metal from days gone by. There were well over a hundred fully restored cars and some very nice original gems. Many groups sold items to raise funds for various causes as …

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St. Mary’s Art Center Has A New Look

S. Mary's Art Center

This press release from the extra wonderful Executive Director of the St. Mary’s Art Center A. Perry showcases the extra wonderful facelift bestowed upon the former hospital. Mad props to Jason Van Havel’s team and Storey County for this magnificent effort. If you haven’t yet taken the time to visit …

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