California Teacher’s Association Says Education Secretary Nominee Betsy DeVos Disastrous For Public Schools

California Teacher’s Association Says Education Secretary Nominee Betsy DeVos Disastrous For Public Schools

Los Angeles, CA…California’s educators say White House nominee for U.S. Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos would be a disaster for California’s students and public schools. Flanked by the nearly 800 delegates to the CTA State Council of Education, CTA President Eric Heins held a news conference today calling for the rejection of DeVos at her […]

Registration Starts Soom For Snowmobile Avalanche Education Courses

Registration Starts Soom For Snowmobile Avalanche Education Courses

Lake Tahoe Basin, CA…The Sierra Avalanche Center is proud to announce and offer motorized-specific avalalanche level 1 classes. This is a 3 day / 24 hour class provided by grants from the California OHV Division and Nevada Commision on Off Highway Vehicles. The purpose of these classes is to teach participants to use a repeatable […]

New Year’s Advice In “The Way To Wealth” From America’s Grandfather Ben Franklin

New Year’s Advice In “The Way To Wealth” From America’s Grandfather Ben Franklin

Philadelphia, PA..America’s first self help author and motivational best seller was Benjamin Franklin. Not only that but he was America’s first publishing self made millionaire. He made enough that before he left to be our first Ambassador to France he loaned the Continental Congress money to help fund the revolution. He rose from humble beginnings […]

College Class With Designs To Transform Train Station

College Class With Designs To Transform Train Station

Carson City. NV…The Virginia & Truckee Railroad has partnered with an architectural design class at Truckee Meadows Community College for a conceptual redesign of the V&T’s depot in Carson City, Nev. The project provided an opportunity for 16 students to take their imaginations inside the classroom out to the community – in this case for […]

Working Together On Lake Tahoe’s Housing Problems

Working Together On Lake Tahoe’s Housing Problems

Stateline, NV…Joanne Marchetta, executive director of the Tahoe Regional Planning Agency shares her thoughts on the local housing market:Like many communities that are highly-desirable places to vacation and live, Lake Tahoe has affordable housing problems. Two recent studies commissioned by the Tahoe Prosperity Center and Tahoe Truckee Community Foundation clearly illustrate the housing challenges our […]

American Red Cross Lifeguard Training

American Red Cross Lifeguard Training

South Lake Tahoe, CA…The South Lake Tahoe Recreation Department is offering two American Red Cross Certified Lifeguard Training courses. The courses are being taught by City employee, Liz Terzian and will provide participants with the knowledge and skills to prevent, recognize, and respond to aquatic emergencies. Participants will be trained and certified to provide care […]

Fall Fish Festival Is Just Around The Corner

Fall Fish Festival Is Just Around The Corner

South Lake Tahoe, CA… The Fall Fish Festival will be held on Saturday and Sunday, October 1 – 2, 2016, at the Taylor Creek Visitor Center located three miles north of South Lake Tahoe, California, on Highway 89. Hosted by the U.S. Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit in collaboration with the Tahoe Heritage […]

Free Small Business Tax Seminar in Rancho Cordova

Free Small Business Tax Seminar in Rancho Cordova

Sacramento, Ca – Business owners, entrepreneurs, and individuals who would like to start a business and learn how to comply with California’s complex tax laws are invited to attend a free small business tax seminar in Rancho Cordova on Thursday, July 10, 2014. California State Board of Equalization (BOE) Member George Runner is sponsoring this […]