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Mesquite Correspondence – February 2017

Mesquite is home to all things spherical during the month of February.  Soccer, baseball, and golf dominate the emerald green sports fields and courses around town.   If you haven’t played a round of golf...

Mesquite Correspondence – January 2017

Mesquite Outdoors hits its stride in the New Year While the north country is shivering, Mesquite basks in beautiful sunny days and offers a full calendar of outdoor sports and events.  Mesquite works hard to...
Sparling gifts at the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery Christmas Boutique

Mesquite Correspondence – December 2016

Mesquite Sparkles as it Shares the Spirit of the Holidays ‘Tis the season of sharing, and no place shows its sharing spirit more than Mesquite, Nevada.  In addition to the numerous fundraising efforts among its...
Iconic Falling Man, Mesquite Nevada

Mesquite Correspondence – November 2016

Mesquite “Strikes Gold” At last the temperatures have dropped below triple digits and it’s time to turn to some of the favorite pastimes of the season. Two very diverse forms of recreation come to mind...
Star Lake above South Lake Tahoe

Nevada Correspondence – October 2016

In this edition: Boulder City, Carson Valley, Elko, Ely, Las Vegas, Laughlin, Lincoln County, Mesquite, South Lake Tahoe   Boulder City Good Citizens The biggest event of the year in Boulder City is the Annual Art in the Park...

Mesquite Correspondence – August 2016

Mesquite Mesquite Celebrates a “Double Rainbow” at New Exit 118 Mesquite celebrated the official opening of its third I-15 freeway interchange on July 21. It was a sizzling hot day, but a crowd of over 100...
Mesquite Correspondence 2016

Mesquite Correspondence – January 2016

Mesquite Mesquite is a town that thrives on good times. Guests come for the sunshine and outdoor sports, but January provides some extra twists that double the fun. January 15-17 brings the roar of engines...
Wayne Newton at Casa de Shenandoah

Nevada Correspondence – November 2015

In this edition: Baker, Gold Point, Las Vegas(2), Laughlin, Lincoln County, Mesquite, Tuscarora, Virginia City, West Wendover, Railfanning in Nevada   Baker Although November sees fewer humans in and around Baker, it's the time of year when thousands...

Mesquite – Correspondence – November 2015

Mesquite Mesquite is back in action! Mesquite continues to offer attractions that make the town an outdoor sports paradise as well as a rising star in the NV cultural community.   From its bike-friendly designation and ATV...

Nevada Correspondence – October 2015

In this edition: Baker, Las Vegas(3), Lincoln County, Mesquite, Tuscarora, West Wendover, Railfanning in Ely   Baker October is one of the most beautiful months to visit Great Basin National Park. The cool, crisp air and changing colors makes...
The Big Lonely, Mesquite Film Festival

Mesquite – Correspondence – October 2015

Mesquite Mesquite’s “Best of Fest” Film Festival, Oct 5-8 Just in time for the arrival of snowbirds and all film fans, Mesquite welcomes you to its third  annual Best of Fest, an ancillary of Docutah International...
Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery

Mesquite – Correspondence – September 2015

Mesquite You are Invited to Mesquite’s Fine Art Invitational No RSVP needed to experience this lavish display of art! Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery hosts its annual Fine Art Invitational Exhibition, August 31-September 26. This is the...

Nevada Correspondence – August 2015

Each month our intrepid correspondents file dispatches from around the state. In this edition: Gardnerville, Gerlach, Las Vegas, Lincoln County, Mesquite, Railfanning, Sparks, Tuscarora, West Wendover   Gardnerville Meet Carolyn, the afternoon bartender at the "New"  Overland Restaurant...
Mural on Golden West Casino Restaurant in Mesquite, NV

Mesquite – Correspondence – August 2015

Mesquite Stop In and Step Back in Time! No town has a more intriguing and lovable museum than Mesquite!   The Virgin Valley Heritage Museum is at the heart of Mesquite Boulevard, an arrow-straight road that,...
Midway Machine

Nevada Correspondence – July 2015

Each month our intrepid correspondents file dispatches from around the state. In this edition: Eureka, Hawthorne, Las Vegas, Lincoln County, Mesquite, Tuscarora Eureka Eureka is talking about open pit mining and vultures, and unlike the Comstock these are...
Hiking in Mesquite

Mesquite – Correspondence – July 2015

Mesquite Mesquite has opened  its brand-new splash pad in Hafen Park (450 Hafen Lane) just in time for the summer heat. The deliciously cool expanse of bubbling, flowing water is a great addition to Mesquite’s...

NevadaGram #116 – Rural RoundUp in Mesquite, Surprise in Eureka

What They're saying About Us American Airlines introduces its passengers to Sheriff Stone of Gold Point. Sign Up for our NevadaGram here. The Affectionate and Intimately Detailed Guide to the Most Interesting State in America is...

NevadaGram #113 – Governor’s Conference

What They're saying About Us Association News Magazine. Sign Up for our NevadaGram here. Get the New Complete Nevada Traveler at our Nevada Bookstore. I attended the Governor's Conference on Tourism in December. It was held at the...
Buster Keaton

NevadaGram #92 – April 2009 Incident at Tonka Tunnel, Hollywood comes to Gold...

What They're saying About Us The New York Times eats lamb testicles in Virginia City. History books will tell you that the first American soldier to shed his blood in World War I was a lieutenant...
Dale Evans, Roy Rogers, Reno Browne and Whip Wilson get together for a 1950s Hollywood event.

NevadaGram #89 A Little of Everything

In previous NevadaGrams (here and here) I pointed to some Nevadans who have made prominent acting careers, but how did I miss Reno Browne? What They're saying About Us The New York Times checks out...
A glimpse of the Forbidden City

NevadaGram #51 – Governor’s Conference, Baker, Eureka, Ely, Pahrump

What They're saying About Us The Los Angeles Times meets Frenchies in Las Vegas. Sign Up for our NevadaGram here. You can buy your book orders online for Personal copies and gifts or for Resale. The recent Governor's...

NevadaGram #46 – Carlin to Palisade, Mesquite discoveries, Ginny’s Desert Adventure

What They're saying About Us The New York Times drives Interstate 80. Sign Up for our NevadaGram here. You can buy your book orders online for Personal copies and gifts or for Resale. One of the pleasures of...

NevadaGram #44 – Tonopah Mining Park, Warm Springs, the E.T. Highway and Mesquite

E-Mail of the Month I saw one of your travel reviews about Goldfield on line. We took Mylo for a little tour of Nevada museums, parks, and oddities last week. Mylo is 5 now, and...
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