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Nancy Tieken Lopez: The Art of Nature

August 4, 2017
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Nancy Tieken Lopez started art hikes when receiving her Masters of Fine Arts from San Jose State University over fifteen years ago. Nancy studies included an emphasis in bronze sculpture and installation art and lead to more ephemeral materials of earth installations with music, dance and poetry. […]

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Pro Bike Racer Tasa Herndon

July 21, 2017
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She’s a pro mountain bike downhill racer.

And art framer.

Meet Tasa Herndon. […]

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More Alive Now: Simple Nutrition to Change Your Life by Susan Frailey RN BSN

July 14, 2017
    People

Through her own life changing experiences, Susan has witnessed the profound and powerful benefits of simple nutrition for herself and her family. Now she wants to share it with you. […]

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Un Vero Gusto: Coffeebar Truckee

July 4, 2017
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Right when you thought there was no possible way to make the coffee experience better, Coffeebar – a modern style Italian Coffeebar with a sustainable twist – arrives on the scene. […]

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What’s Green About That? by Bret Hackett

June 30, 2017
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His attention to detail and endless pursuit of knowledge to protect the things he loves are well known by everyone who has had the pleasure to ski, bike, kayak or climb with him. […]

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The art of flavor in every cup. Alpen Sierra Coffee.

    Made in TahoePeople

Inspired by his travels in Austria and the Sierra Nevada, Christian Waskiewicz founded Alpen Sierra Coffee Company in 1988.

He is Tahoe’s original coffee roaster, and has made it an art form. […]

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Tahoe Art Haus & Cinema

June 1, 2017
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The Tahoe Art Haus & Cinema brings together the passion of 27-year Tahoe local and filmmaker Steven Siig, who has long wanted to open a theater in Tahoe, and Mark Gogolewski, who has had a dream of helping to breathe new life into Tahoe City. Together, they hope to contribute to the renaissance of Tahoe […]

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Birding at Lake Tahoe with TINS

May 22, 2017
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Summer is a perfect time to learn about birds that migrate to Lake Tahoe for the season – and boy are they noisy this year. Join Kirk Hardie, Co- Executive Director of the Tahoe Institute for Natural Science for bird watching walks to introduce us to the migratory birds of the Lake Tahoe region. […]

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Eco-stylist Heather River of Truckee opens Bespoke

May 4, 2017
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Her energy and creativity is endless.  It all stems from her deep appreciation of the environment, fashion and functional art. As a seamstress, shop owner, mother, community volunteer and artist, Heather’s tastes and talents are manifested in her latest creations and her new shop – Bespoke. Meet Heather River, eco-stylist and entrepreneur from Truckee. […]

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JJ Morgan Jazzes up Truckee

May 1, 2017
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He has been the driving force behind Moody’s reputation as a venue for talented jazz artists. He also started the Jazz Artists in Residence series held every July, that offers local kids a chance to play with jazz greats, who teach them about various instruments and music for free. […]

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Year-round Surf Shop in Kings Beach

April 26, 2017
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Did you know that surfing is a year-round sport in Tahoe? Especially on the north and east shores where our prevailing southwesterly winds stack up the waves.  And, thanks to stand up paddle boards and our passion to get out in any type of weather. […]

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Polly Triplat of Bodywise Massage

April 4, 2017
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Polly has been a massage therapist for more than 20 years and is a certified Visionary Craniosacral Therapist. […]

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