Archive for May, 2010

Local Starbucks, 2nd grade students send coffee and cards to troops in Afghanistan.

Monday, May 31st, 2010

When Ken Whan, manager at the Starbucks in Caughlin Ranch decided to send Via instant coffee to a unit of Army soldiers and Navy SEALs in Afghanistan, he thought adding a note in each box of coffee would be a nice touch.  Students at Caughlin Ranch Elementary school agreed and two classes of second graders [...]

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Reno Baroque Ensemble to Present Spring Concert

Wednesday, May 12th, 2010

I'm in awe of people who can play classical music.  It's an art I enjoy, but have never mastered. Luckily, The Reno Baroque Ensemble has mastered it for us.  The ensemble combines top local talent with nationally acclaimed musicians and vocalists to produce – dare I say it – heavenly music.
Music director Eric Gault says [...]

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KNPB Documentary Features Reno's Solace Tree with Stories of Love and Loss

Thursday, May 6th, 2010

I've been lucky enough over the past few months to work with some great folks at KNPB on an uplifting and inspiring documentary that includes Reno's Solace Tree, a local non-profit that helps families grieve the loss of a loved one.  The show is called "You'll Always Be With Me," and it premiers Sunday, May [...]

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