Shocked Hindus Strongly Condemn Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre

Shocked Hindus Strongly Condemn Pittsburgh Synagogue Massacre

Reno, NV…Hindus have strongly condemned Saturday morning’s massacre at Tree of Life*Or L’Simcha Congregation, a synagogue in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; and expressed sympathy to victims. Hindu statesman Rajan Zed, in a statement in Reno today, said: We are deeply saddened by this horrific tragedy. Our hearts go out to the victims and their loved ones and […]

California’s First Maritime Heritage Trail Opens at Emerald Bay Underwater Park

California’s First Maritime Heritage Trail Opens at Emerald Bay Underwater Park

LAKE TAHOE, Calif.— California State Parks and the Sierra State Parks Foundation are proud to debut California’s first maritime heritage underwater trail devoted to showcasing Lake Tahoe’s historic recreational watercraft and barges that now rest below the surface of Emerald Bay. Scuba divers can explore three newly revealed dive sites under Emerald Bay in addition […]

MIcrosoft Co-Founder Paul G. Allen Has Passed Away from Cancer at 65

MIcrosoft Co-Founder Paul G. Allen Has Passed Away from Cancer at 65

Seattle, CA…October 15, 2018 – The following statements were released today by Vulcan Inc. on behalf of the Allen Family, Vulcan Inc. and the Paul G. Allen network. It is with deep sadness that we announce the death of our founder Paul G. Allen, co-founder of Microsoft and noted technologist, philanthropist, community builder, conservationist, musician […]

New Regional Director Brings Research, Consulting Experience to California Trout’s Sierra Headwaters Office

New Regional Director Brings Research, Consulting Experience to  California Trout’s Sierra Headwaters Office

Mammoth Lakes, CA…Non-profit fish research and advocacy group California Trout has hired a new director for its Sierra Headwaters Region. Dr. Eric Huber, a recent graduate of UC Berkeley’s doctoral program in Environmental Science, Policy, and Management, will lead CalTrout’s projects throughout the Sierra Nevada region. Huber’s work will mainly focus on CalTrout’s Sierra Meadows […]

Burt Reynolds, 1936 – 2018

Burt Reynolds, 1936 – 2018

Jupiter, FL…Burton Leon Reynolds Jr., February 11, 1936 – September 6, 2018, was an American actor, director and producer. Reynolds died from cardiac arrest at a Florida hospital on September 6, 2018.[51] He had been suffering from heart problems for a number of years. He first rose to prominence starring in television series such as […]

Drought, Extreme Winter Reduce Tahoe’s Clarity, but Restoration Remains on Track ~ By Joanne S. Marchetta

Drought, Extreme Winter Reduce Tahoe’s Clarity, but Restoration Remains on Track  ~ By Joanne S. Marchetta

Stateline, NV…Lake Tahoe is one of the clearest lakes in the world, known around the globe for its spectacular scenery. The lake’s water clarity is one of the many attributes that make the Tahoe Basin such an amazing natural resource and a mecca for outdoor recreation. For half a century, TRPA and its many partners […]

Celebrating Native Species Festival with Tahoe Yellow Cress planting at Baldwin Beach

Celebrating Native Species Festival with Tahoe Yellow Cress planting at Baldwin Beach

South Lake Tahow, CA…On Saturday, June 23, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m., the Sugar Pine Foundation will co-host a Tahoe yellow cress (TYC) planting with the Tahoe yellow cress Adaptive Management Working Group at Baldwin Beach, which is National Forest System land managed by the USDA Forest Service Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit […]

Reno Hindu leader to Open Pennsylvania & Rhode Island Senates & Houses with Hindu prayers

Reno Hindu leader to Open Pennsylvania & Rhode Island Senates & Houses with Hindu prayers

Reno, NV…Pennsylvania and Rhode Island Senates and Houses of Representatives will open their June 19 and 20 sessions respectively in Harrisburg and Providence with Hindu mantras, containing verses from world’s oldest existing scripture. Reno based Hindu statesman Rajan Zed will deliver the invocations from ancient Sanskrit scriptures before the Senates and Houses of these states. […]