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How to Raise a Rocket Scientist

31/10/13 8:00 am | Comments (0) | Posted By:

Fall is in the air. I awoke to the year's first dusting of snow covering the ground. The holidays are just around the corner. I am going to take my blog space today to recommend an inspirational story that celebrates the beauty and wonder of life that we are surrounded with everyday. This remarkable story, written by a lifelong friend, will make...

Is Reno a City of Sustenance as Well as Indulgence?

24/10/13 8:00 am | Comments (0) | Posted By:

  In an article published last week ("A Reno Neighborhood Drinks in Style"), The New York Times declared “Reno is now a city of sustenance as well as indulgence.” This declaration came after some enthusiastic and positive writing on the happenings of Midtown District businesses. The article wandered from the Old Granite Street Eatery to Reno ...

Government Shutdown and Debt Ceiling Breach Consequences: Do They Affect You?

16/10/13 4:44 pm | Comments (0) | Posted By:

  If this week’s negotiations to raise the federal debt ceiling do not end well, there could be major consequences to the economy. Administration officials say that by Thursday they will have exhausted all borrowing authority and only have cash on hand. There would be enough money to make payments for a few days, but not more than two weeks. ...

What the Federal Government Shutdown Means for the Upcoming Tax Deadline

10/10/13 12:21 pm | Comments (0) | Posted By:

  The government shutdown has affected many federal agencies, including the Internal Revenue Service. It is estimated that only about 10% of the IRS employees are currently working. This has caused some questions among taxpayers about whether or not their tax returns need to be filed by October 15th. The government shutdown and the decrease o...