Vonn Wins; Regains World Cup Overall Lead. Squaw’s Julia Mancuso was 15th

Vonn Wins; Regains World Cup Overall Lead.  Squaw’s Julia Mancuso was 15th

VAL d’ISERE, France (Dec. 19) – Olympic gold medalist Lindsey Vonn (Vail, CO) regained the overall lead over German Maria Riesch, winning the Audi FIS Alpine World Cup super combined to sweep the weekend in Val d’Isere. Sunday marked the second day this year for a USA double victory with Olympic Champion Ted Ligety (Park […]

Ligety Wins Again, Takes Overall Lead

Ligety Wins Again, Takes Overall Lead

ALTA BADIA, Italy (Dec. 19) – Two-time Audi FIS Alpine World Cup giant slalom champion Ted Ligety (Park City, UT) mastered the icy Alta Badia slope to capture his third consecutive GS victory Sunday and take the first World Cup overall lead of his career. The last time a World Cup male won three consecutive […]

Holiday Beverages~by Jenny Baxter of Jennys Kitchen

Holiday Beverages~by Jenny Baxter of Jennys Kitchen

Merry Christmas Everyone! I can’t believe that the big day is less than a week away! So, I asked myself, a Holiday Open House before or after Christmas? Then I thought about all my previous parties and the memories just come flooding to me. Fire Island New York at Christmas is spell- bounding. I recall […]

Tahoe Area Ski & Snow Report for Monday, December 20, 2010

Tahoe Area Ski & Snow Report for Monday, December 20, 2010

Lake Tahoe Area…Another round of storms is dumping epic amounts of snow on the local resorts. The conditions as of this morning are as follows… Squaw Valley is reporting 49-120″ of snow. Sierra at Tahoe is reporting 42-104″ of snow. Northstar is reporting a 79-126″ of snow. Mt. Rose has a 72-110″ of snow. Kirkwood […]

The Latest Weather Info For Today

The Latest Weather Info For Today

Tahoe City, CA…Today: Snow. High near 32. West wind between 10 and 15 mph. Chance of precipitation is 90%. Total daytime snow accumulation of 3 to 5 inches possible. Tonight: Snow showers likely. Cloudy, with a low around 22. Southwest wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 70%. New snow accumulation of 1 to […]

Traffic Update…Jack Knifed Big Rig on 89 and More

Traffic Update…Jack Knifed Big Rig on 89 and More

South Lake Tahoe, CA…CHP South Lake is reporting a jack knifed big rig on SR-89 and Meeks Avenue. The truck must have missed the Crystal Bay route closed signs. On I-80 there is a pickup of the roadway near Nyack. Lets be careful out there…

Tahoe Area Ski & Snow Report for December 19th, 2010

Tahoe Area Ski & Snow Report for December 19th, 2010

Lake Tahoe Area…Another round of storms is dumping epic amounts of snow on the local resorts. The conditions as of this morning are as follows… Squaw Valley is reporting 37-103″ of snow. Sierra at Tahoe is reporting 38-102″ of snow. Northstar is reporting a 81-113″ of snow. Mt. Rose has a 61-95″ of snow. Kirkwood […]

Handel’s Messiah was Heavenly

Handel’s Messiah was Heavenly

Incline Village, NV…We had the pleasure of attending a portion of TOCCATA’s presentation of Handel’s Messiah. It was heavenly and a perfect way to spend part of your Christmas season. TOCCATA has been performing Messiah as different venues throughout the area. On Saturday it was at St. Francis Church in Incline Village. With the snow […]

Celebrate The Holidays at Squaw Valley!

Celebrate The Holidays at Squaw Valley!

Squaw Valley, CA…Celebrate the Holidays at Squaw…..Sun, Dec 19, 2010 – Sun, Jan 2, 2011! These two weeks are chock full of events for the whole family to enjoy. Find Santa around the mountain and in the Village to get your wish list in on time. Also enjoy the ever popular and magical sight of […]

Be Sure to Attend The Family Science Wonderland Day in Incline!

Be Sure to Attend The Family Science Wonderland Day in Incline!

Incline Village, NV…..2:00pm-5:00pm Families are invited to explore the mysteries of snow and ice on December 29,2010. Through exciting activities children will be able to learn about the science of winter! Children will be able to conduct scientific experiments to discover what snowflakes look like under microscopes, what wind chill actually is, and why some […]