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AT&T has fulfilled last year’s promise and brought gigabit-speed internet to Reno.

Launching on November 16, gigabit fiber internet is now offered in parts of Reno, Sparks and the surrounding communities. These one gigabit connections from AT&T’s Fiber network are available to area houses, apartments and small businesses.

Fiber optic speeds can be anywhere from 100 megabits per second to 100 gigabits per second, making them more than 10 times faster than the highest traditional cable speeds. Most cable internet providers offer a maximum of 60 megabits per second, but AT&T will offer 1 gigabit.

When a single home has up to 50 internet-connected devices or appliances, these are all competing for internet bandwidth and require a larger tunnel

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New Year, New You? If you’re looking for a fresh new look, what better place to start than right in your very own home.

Whether you are searching for a new home in 2017, selling your current abode, or looking for a makeover, we have the scoop on the hottest interior design trends for the coming year. From clean lines and organic neutral colors to plush and exotic, these trends are sure to suite just about any taste.

Timeless Terracotta

Terracotta tiles are making a hot comeback. A completely natural material, they have been around a long time in the design world. With varying earthy tones, each tile is unique and can give a modern interior a more ground, elegant appeal. Terracotta tiles also work great in contemporary settings, adding a sense

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Explore Lake Tahoe on bicycle, or strap on snowshoes. Either way, you’re in for a ride.

Photo courtesy of Mercury News

Start your journey off in and around Camp Richardson, a beautiful spot on the road to Emerald Bay. Riding a bike or snowshoeing around the lake is a mellow and low-key way to get an up-close-and-personal view of the Jewel of the Sierra.

Grab your handlebars and cruise up the Camp Richardson Bike Path from the retro General Store all the way up to the Tallac Historic Site. There you can visit lavish bygone estates, a museum and Washoe gardens all with stunning natural vistas to paint the backdrop. Right now, the groves of aspen trees are alight with fall colors in stunning oranges, greens and golds.

No matter the time of

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From music and charity to awards shows and TED talks, Reno is gearing up for a busy fall.

 

Avant-garde cellist Zoe Keating picked up a cello in music class at school when she was 8 years old. Growing up in England, her family relocated to the U.S. when she was 11 and cello was not an option in her American music class. Her mother drove her to a town an hour away for private lessons.

 

The Nightingale Family Foundation has invited the internationally acclaimed cellist and composer for a benefit concert at the Reno Philharmonic. The proceeds will assist the Phil’s education and youth outreach initiatives. Go see her at the Nevada Museum of Art’s sky-high Skyroom on November 12 at 8pm. Buy tickets here.

 

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