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House of Bread, THE Urban Market

September 21, 2017 — THE Urban Market has partnered with House of Bread, a maker of fresh bread located in Reno, to feature their products at the new market at Third Street Flats in downtown Reno.

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Reno + Sparks Chamber of Commerce

September 21, 2017 — New members of Reno + Sparks Chamber of Commerce are: Subway, Verdi; Dickson Realty, Kellen Flanigan; Edward Jones, Jacqueline Garol; United Country Real Estate; Jersey Mike's, South Reno; Ridge House; Grocery Outlet; Giant, Reno and Sparks; Keller Williams – Silverman Team; and Volunteers of America.

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TRIUMPHANT nominees

September 21, 2017 — Bertha Mullins, Christi Cakiroglu, Helen Lidholm, Jonnie Pullman, Nance Card and Promilla Mohan have been named 2018 TRIUMPHANT: Celebrating Women in Leadership Dinner nominees. The six women, each representing one of the six Girl Scout focus areas, will be recognized at the 15th annual TRIUMPHANT […]

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Keller Williams Group One

September 21, 2017 — Keller Williams Group One agents and staff have now raised more than $30,000 for Hurricane Harvey relief efforts.

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Truckee Meadows Community College

September 21, 2017 — The U.S. Department of Education has officially designated Truckee Meadows Community College a recognized Hispanic-Serving Institution (HSI). TMCC met the eligibility requirements and surpassed the 25 percent full-time equivalent Hispanic student population threshold. The data qualifying colleges for HSI is collected at the end of […]

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Chase International

September 21, 2017 — Chase International's website, ChaseInternational.com, was ranked sixth among the Top Ten Community sites by REAL Trends, a source of news, analysis, and information on the residential brokerage industry. The community category recognizes websites that provide quick searches for towns and communities, making it easier for […]

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Barrick Gold Corp.

September 21, 2017 — Barrick Gold Corp. has signed up be the Signature Sponsor of the first-ever Invictus Games Veterans Career Summit on Sept. 28-29 in Toronto in conjunction with the 2017 Invictus Games. The summit will provide veterans the opportunity to connect with a diverse range of potential employers and […]

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Petroni Law Group

September 21, 2017 — Petroni Law Group, owned by attorney Gloria Petroni, has relocated to 5595 Kietzke Lane, Suite 114, in Reno. Petroni has more than 30 years experience practicing law in Northern Nevada. The law office specializes in family law, divorce, guardianship, probate and estate planning services. For […]

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Unemployment rate

September 21, 2017 — Reno's unemployment rate is at 4.1 percent, down 0.1 of a percentage point from July and down 0.6 of a percentage point from last year. The unemployment rate in Carson City dropped 0.2 of percentage point over the month to 4.7 percent, a decline of […]

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United Federal Credit Union

September 21, 2017 — United Federal Credit Union (UFCU), with branches in Northern Nevada, is partnering with the American Red Cross to provide relief for the victims of recent hurricanes. Donations made to the Red Cross will be matched by UFCU on a dollar for dollar basis, up to […]

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Brewing partnership offers reusable bottle program

September 19, 2017 — Conscious Container & Great Basin Brewing Company will launch a Northern Nevada Craft Bottle Refilling Pilot. The launch will be held in partnership with 'Supper in the Street', a farm to fork supper served family style, to be held on Thursday, Sept. 21, from 5:30 […]

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Eldorado Resorts, Inc.

September 14, 2017 — Eldorado Resorts, Inc. has priced its previously announced offering of an additional $500 million in aggregate principal amount of its 6 percent senior notes due 2025 at an issue price equal to 105.5 percent of the principal amount of the notes. The offering size represents […]

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Instacart

September 14, 2017 — Instacart is launching a grocery delivery service around Reno through popular local stores including Costco, CVS, Petco, Natural Grocers, and Smart & Final. Instacart offers same day deliveries in as little as one hour.  Areas of service include Reno, Sun Valley, Sparks, McCarran, Patrick, Clark, […]

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Bureau of Land Management

September 14, 2017 — The Bureau of Land Management received bids on oil and gas leases in Nevada that brought in $39,120 in an online auction held on Sept. 12.  Three parcels in Nye County, encompassing approximately 3,680 acres in the Battle Mountain District, were offered during the September […]

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Virginia & Truckee Railroad

September 14, 2017 — The Virginia & Truckee Railroad, the historic train that runs between Carson City and Virginia City, has expanded its rental offerings for weddings, corporate events, family reunions and other special occasions.

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Barrick Gold Corp.

September 14, 2017 — Barrick Gold Corp. will release its third quarter 2017 financial results on Oct. 25, followed by a conference call and webcast on Oct. 26 at 8 a.m. eastern time. Barrick also announced the company has been named to the Dow Jones Sustainability World Index for […]

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Peg’s Glorified opens in Southern Nevada

September 12, 2017 — Beginning Tuesday, Peg’s Glorified Ham n Eggs based in Reno, is opening its first location in Southern Nevada. Peg’s new location is at 9905 S. Eastern Avenue in Henderson and is the second new location opened this year for the popular family-owned breakfast restaurant, which […]

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AMERCO

September 8, 2017 — AMERCO, parent of U-Haul International, Inc., North America's largest "do-it-yourself" moving and self-storage company, participated in CL King's 15th Annual Best Ideas Conference on Sept. 14 at the Omni Berkshire Place Hotel in New York City. Jason Berg, chief financial officer of AMERCO, presented on behalf of the company.

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Friendly Computers of Reno

September 8, 2017 — Byron Jones and his wife Pauli Jones have purchased Friendly Computers of Reno. Byron Jones had been an employee of the company for more than 13 years serving as a computer technician. Friendly Computers offers computer repair for home or office, including laptops, servers, smart […]

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Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada (EDAWN)

September 8, 2017 — Aflac Insurance has joined the Economic Development Authority of Western Nevada as a Gold Investor. MAG Consulting and Southland Industries has joined EDAWN as Silver Investors.

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