A Reality Check
Members of the Boys and Girls Club of the Truckee Meadows gained real world knowledge at a Bite of Reality, a monetary budget stimulation sponsored by local credit unions.
60-year Sparks resident honored by Rotary Club
Lloyd Diedrichsen, known as ‘the Doc’ or ‘Dr. D’ by many Sparks natives, had a crowd of Sparks Rotary Club members laughing out loud Wednesday afternoon as the 89-year-old received the Honorary Rotarian Award for his 60-year service in the club.
Time to start thinking Halloween safety
Halloween is right around the corner and there are many Halloween trick-or-treating events in the Sparks area that can provide parents with fun alternatives to the traditional door-to-door trick-or-treating on public streets. There are also many things families can do to ensure a safe Halloween.
Pizza, parenting and pina coladas
To word it eloquently, Mo is the man. Mo Ramiro, 39, came to America 19 years ago from Mexico, knowing only a handful of English words. Now fluent, he works two jobs to feed his family of four and pays tuition for his wife Cittalli to take dental hygienist courses at Truckee Meadows Community College. Most mornings and afternoons, Ramiro is flipping pizzas at the Papa Murphy’s on Pyramid Way and McCarran Boulevard. Once he finishes his 6:30 a....