Posts Tagged: Christmas

A Christmas Tree In Vietnam: From The Memoirs Of Ted Pannell

Editor’s Note: Former Carson Valley resident Ted Pannell, a Vietnam Veteran with family still in the area, wished to share a Christmas story with the community. It appears below, first published in December 2015. by...

Fireworks Returning To Heritage Park For Christmas Kickoff Dec. 1

Courtesy of the Town of Gardnerville · 2 min read GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Start your holiday season with an old fashioned holiday get-together at the Town of Gardnerville’s 11th Annual “Carson Valley Christmas Kick Off”...

21st Annual Parade Of Lights Set For Dec. 3

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce · 2 min read Is it possible that the first Saturday in December is just about two weeks away? Is it possible that there have already been...

38,000 Pounds Of Christmas Trees Recycled By Douglas County Parks Department, Bently Ranch

Courtesy of Douglas County, Nevada GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Douglas County Parks Department and Bently Ranch working together, wrapped up the 4th annual Christmas Tree Recycle program on Thursday, January 21,2016. The recycle program generated...

Douglas Disposal, Bently Ranch Recycle More Than 8 Tons Of Christmas Trees

Courtesy of Douglas Disposal MINDEN, Nev. — Over 8 tons of holiday trees were recycled and returned to the Earth as compost right here in the Carson Valley, thanks to Bently Ranch and Douglas...

Christmas Day Dining At The Carson Valley Inn, To-Go Options Available

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Inn MINDEN, Nev. — CV Steak, the Carson Valley Inn’s Nevada-style steakhouse and Katie’s, the Inn’s 24-hour restaurant are serving their regular menus plus specials on Christmas Day. For...

St. Gall Catholic Church To Host 17th Noel Christmas Dinner For Those Without Family

Courtesy of St. Gall Catholic Church GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — St. Gall Catholic Church will host its 17th Noel Christmas Day Dinner For Those Without Family Dec. 25 from 1 to 4 p.m. Reservations are...

Scenes From Christmas Kickoff Week In Carson Valley (PHOTOS/VIDEO)

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The 20th annual Parade of Lights rolled down Main Street Saturday night in Gardnerville and Minden, with more than 50 floats participating – many adorned in emerald colors and...

Minden Gazebo Lighting Dec. 4

Staff Reports MINDEN, Nev. — The Town of Minden’s annual Gazebo Lighting festival begins at 5 p.m. in downtown Minden on Esmeralda Avenue and Minden Park. The gazebo lighting is set for 6 p.m. There...

Gardnerville’s Christmas Kickoff Set For Dec. 3

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — The Town of Gardnerville hosts its annual Christmas kickoff Dec. 3 at Heritage Park with a visit from Santa Claus, carriage rides, music, lights and a firework show. Santa...

Joyces Annual Christmas Show Saturday, Nov. 7

Staff Reports GARDNERVILLE, Nev. — Joyce’s Fine Jewelry in Gardnerville, 1503 Highway 395 Suite A, will host it’s annual Christmas Show Saturday, Nov. 7 from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. This year’s limited edition...

Salvation Army Seeking Volunteers As It Gears Up For Holiday Season

Courtesy of the Salvation Army CARSON CITY Nev. — The Salvation Army will be providing a Thanksgiving and Christmas food Baskets to families and individuals in need and toys for children 0-17 years old....

Carson Valley Parade Of Lights Photos

Staff Reports [twitter-follow screen_name=’cvalleytimes’] GARDNERVILLE, Nev., December 6, 2014 — We put out a call for your Parade of Lights photos tonight. Feel free to share yours, whether of your friends and family, or...

Carson Valley Parade Of Lights Photos

Staff Reports [twitter-follow screen_name=’cvalleytimes’] GARDNERVILLE, Nev., December 6, 2014 — We put out a call for your Parade of Lights photos tonight. Feel free to share yours, whether of your friends and family, or...

Parade Of Lights Is Dec. 6 In Gardnervile

Courtesy of Carson Valley Chamber of Commerce GARDNERVILLE, Nev., December 6, 2014 — Carson Valley’s brightest celebration of the holiday season will take to the streets for the 19th Annual Parade of Lights on...

Christmas Fireworks Light Up Gardnerville Sky

Staff Reports [twitter-follow screen_name=’cvalleytimes’] Ron Harpin was at the Town of Gardnerville’s Christmas Kickoff Celebration Thursday night and sent in the following photos. You can view more of Ron’s work, or purchase digital prints...

Christmas Fireworks Light Up Gardnerville Sky

Staff Reports [twitter-follow screen_name=’cvalleytimes’] Ron Harpin was at the Town of Gardnerville’s Christmas Kickoff Celebration Thursday night and sent in the following photos. You can view more of Ron’s work, or purchase digital prints...

Candy Cane Lane To Open Nov. 30 In Minden

Courtesy of the Carson Valley Inn [twitter-follow screen_name=’CarsonValleyInn’ show_count=’yes’] MINDEN, Nev., November 20, 2014 — Candy Cane Lane, the Cason Valley Inn’s custom outdoor drive-thru Christmas light display will be lit-up for nightly viewing...

From The Experts: Prevent The Holiday Bulge With These 10 Healthy Eating Tips

by Lynn Norton, MS, RD The holidays and their food celebrations are almost here! Sound wonderful?  Many love the holidays, but dread the annual resolution to lose weight.  Consider this: if you eat 500...

Carson Valley Museum Gears Up For Holiday Gala

Courtesy of the Douglas County Historical Society GARDNERVILLE, Nev., November 18, 2014 — Once again the Carson Valley Museum & Culture Center is preparing to transform into a Winter Wonderland. Its annual Holiday Gala...