Family Owned Businesses 2014

The backbone of the economy, family owned businesses are an integral part of Nevada’s economic landscape.

Congratulations to the 2014 Family Owned Business Finalists It isn’t easy running a business, especially a family-owned business. Late hours, little to no salary and foregoing vacations can sometimes be exacerbated by family squabbles and employees that know the boss just a little too well. Nevertheless, family-owned businesses are the backbone of Nevada’s economy. This … [Read more...]

Historic Train Depot in Reno to House Combined Brewery and Distillery

The historic Nevada-California-Oregon Railway Depot in Reno will house the Silver State's first combined brewery and distillery. This is according to a statement released by Reno natives Chris Shanks and Brandon Wright, who have partnered with a "long-time Nevada family" to transform the downtown building. The business, dubbed The Depot Craft Provisions Company, is expected … [Read more...]

‘Toys for Tapas’ Donation Drive Spreads Good Cheer This Holiday Season to Foster Children

To make this holiday season a little brighter for children in need, Firefly Tapas & Kitchen Bar announced a toy drive called “Toys for Tapas.”

(Las Vegas)— In an effort to make this holiday season a little brighter for children in need, Firefly Tapas & Kitchen Bar announced it is spearheading a toy drive called “Toys for Tapas.” The drive, which will run Nov. 1 through Dec. 20, will benefit foster children, including children at Child Haven. Firefly will be accepting donations of new, unwrapped toys at all … [Read more...]