Reno

Photo: Duncan Rawlinson, The Space Whale (Some rights reserved) Reno sits in a high desert at the foot of the Sierra Nevada, on the western edge of the Great Basin at an elevation of about 4,400 feet (1,300 meters) above sea level. The city along with Sparks occupies a valley informally known as the Truckee Meadows. …

Nevada

Photo: Matthew Dillon, Roadside Randomness (Some rights reserved) Nevada (pronounced [ne- vae-da], with a short “a” as in apple) Nevada is a state of bold contrasts: bright cities and rural landscapes, extravagant gaming and a movement toward farmers’ markets, local culture, renewable energy and a green building ethos. For those passionate for parks, wilderness, Indigenous …

Reno Links

Reno flag What would locals like others know about Reno, Nevada? Presenting relevant links in a somewhat random fashion: Historyhistoricreno.org – speakersrenohistorical.org – @RenoHistoricalourstoryinc.com – @ourstoryinc [email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected]@[email protected][email protected]@[email protected] Space Whalemattschultzart.com/artwork/spacewhaleReno City Council gives thumbs up for Space Whale purchase at reduced price Biggest Little Bites PassNew ‘culinary digital passport’ offers deals and supports local businesses in …