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Thursday, April 23 2015
One of Lake Tahoe’s most famed, yet well hidden properties recently went on the market. Tallac House, which was featured in the blockbuster films The Bodyguard and City of Angels, is actually found on the charmingly majestic Fallen Leaf Lake, near South Lake Tahoe, California. The home, designed by renowned coastal architect Paul Hamilton, sits on 2.74 secluded acres in a wooded oasis ...read more
Categories: Community, Fun Facts, Human Interest, Economic, General News Article
Thursday, April 23 2015
The City of South Lake Tahoe Fleet Services received the Automotive Service Excellence (ASE) Blue Seal of Excellence for the fourth consecutive year. ASE promotes excellence in automotive repair and service and is the leader in mechanic certification in every part of the automotive service industry. In addition to passing an ASE Certification test, automotive technicians must have two years of on ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Thursday, April 23 2015
Summer brings longer days and Tahoe South www.tahoesouth.com is using every extra minute with mega-star concerts, firework shows, food and beer festivals, athletic competitions and celebrity golf action to fill Sierra days and nights. BIG BLUE SIGNATURE FAVORITES Celebrating 26 years as the No. 1 celebrity golf tournament in the U.S., the American Century Championship returns to Tahoe South July ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Economic, Human Interest
Thursday, April 23 2015
This past Wednesday, April 15, Lisa Maloff donated $10 million for the Robert Maloff Center of Excellence to the Barton Foundation. Lisa Maloff and her late husband, Robert, have always had a heart for wellness and improving the community. She is a long term resident of Tahoe’s South Shore and was a founding member of the Barton Memorial Hospital Auxiliary. The award was accepted by Barton ...read more
Categories: Economic, Human Interest, General News Article
Thursday, April 23 2015
South Shore’s Largest Outdoor Pool Offers Rock ‘n’ Roll Vibe!! Summer 2015 kicks off at the new Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe with a splash – literally! The Splash Day Club, a rockin’ outdoor poolside day club, opens Saturday, May 23, just in time for Memorial Day Weekend. Splash Day Club takes Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Lake Tahoe’s high-energy ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Economic, Press Release
Friday, April 17 2015
Tahoe Chamber has announced today that it will be visiting the irresistible Southern Italy and Amalfi Coast, and is inviting chamber members and the community to join them on this once in a lifetime experience. Rich in culture and stunning scenery, Southern Italy is the setting for this breathtaking journey. Enjoy an eight day journey back to the old country where you will explore not one, but ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release, Community
Thursday, April 16 2015
It was a festive and lively event at the Barton Auxiliary’s annual volunteer appreciation luncheon on Monday, April 13. More than 80 volunteers from the hospital, gift shop, and The Attic Thrift Store attended and were recognized for their service and gifts. Auxiliary volunteers donated nearly 28,000 hours in 2014. Based on the National Value of Volunteer Time of $22.55 per an hour, their ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Thursday, April 16 2015
Back by popular demand – Motherhood Out Loud to play the Valhalla Boathouse Theatre for a very special Valhalla Spring Fundraiser May 9. When entrusting the subject of motherhood to such a dazzling collection of celebrated American writers, what results is a joyous, moving, hilarious, and altogether thrilling theatrical play. Utterly unpredictable, Motherhood Out Loud shatters traditional ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community, Education, General News Article, Human Interest
Tuesday, April 14 2015
The City of South Lake Tahoe is seeking an Artist(s) to create an original art piece and/or flag designs to be permanently displayed at the City’s newly established Champions Plaza, located on the corner of Highway 50 and Lakeview Avenue within the Lakeview Commons area in South Lake Tahoe. On the heels of the 2014 Winter Olympics, in which several of our local athletes earned Olympic ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Tuesday, April 14 2015
Women of all ages are invited to attend the fourth annual Mom’s Morning Out on Saturday, May 2. Mom’s Morning Out was started by Barton Health as a health and wellness program for new moms. The program has grown and last year more than 200 women, not just moms, participated in the event. “Barton Health’s goal for the event is to provide women an inspirational day to unite ...read more
Categories: Press Release, Community
Tuesday, April 14 2015
Do you feel the need? The need for speed networking, that is! The Lake Tahoe South Shore Chamber of Commerce (Tahoe Chamber) will host the Need for Speed Networking Business After Hours Mixer (BAHM!) at Lucky Beaver Bar & Burger on Thursday, April 30 from 5:30 pm until 7:30 pm. This special BAHM! features a concept familiar to many in the dating world as “speed dating” but with a ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Press Release
Friday, April 10 2015
The public is invited to join Rotarians and the Lake Tahoe community on Saturday, May 16, 2015 from 8:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. for a 3K Lake Tahoe Walk To End Polio starting in the back parking lot of Harvey’s. The walk is a gentle stroll of 1.87 miles suitable for all ages and fitness levels. The cost is $15.00 per person and includes a souvenir T-shirt to commemorate 30 years of Rotary ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Press Release, Community, Human Interest
Friday, April 10 2015
Women of all ages are invited to attend the fourth annual Mom’s Morning Out on Saturday, May 2. Mom’s Morning Out was started by Barton Health as a health and wellness program for new moms. The program has grown and last year more than 200 women, not just moms, participated in the event. “Barton Health’s goal for the event is to provide women an inspirational day to unite ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Friday, April 10 2015
A fire adapted community is one where the people have joined together to adequately prepare themselves and their homes for the occurrence of wildfire. They share the goal of mutual protection and creating a community that can survive wildfire with little or no assistance from firefighters. They perceive their community as vulnerable and constantly think about and discuss the threat of wildfire ...read more
Categories: Education, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Friday, April 10 2015
Sierra Central Credit Union is pleased to announce the official grand opening of our newest branch located at 3668 Lake Tahoe Blvd. This marks Sierra Central’s 17 th branch to be opened in Northern California. The new location will offer members a full service facility, as well as a walk-up ATM to meet all the financial needs of the South Lake community. We will be celebrating the grand ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Economic, Press Release
Monday, April 06 2015
Lake Tahoe’s real estate market was off to a slow start in the first quarter, with lake-wide sales volume down eight percent and median home prices down ten percent to $515,000. The number of homes sold, however, was up three percent. The figures are part of a report released by Lake Tahoe-based real estate company Chase International, and compare the prices and closings from January 1 ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, April 06 2015
Caltrans is doing road improvement work on State Highway 89 from the “Y” in South Lake Tahoe to Cascade Road north of Camp Richardson. Project Details • $25 million project • Construction May 2015 – Spring 2017 • 1.1 miles of construction on the four-lane highway • 4 miles of construction on the two-lane highway Construction Schedule • Off-Peak Season: ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Community
Monday, April 06 2015
Join the Barton Foundation for the 21 st annual Tiki Tee Off Golf Tournament and Luau. All proceeds support the Community Health Endowment to benefit the health and wellbeing of South Shore residents. This year’s golf outing will take place on Friday, May 22, at the Lake Tahoe Golf Course in South Lake Tahoe. Check-in and buffet brunch will start at 12 p.m. The shot gun scramble will tee ...read more
Categories: Press Release
Monday, April 06 2015
Olympic skiers and snowboarders proudly call Lake Tahoe their home, reinforcing the caliber of diverse and challenging terrain available. This spring, it spins beyond winter sports as Lake Tahoe will host the first two stages of the Amgen Tour of California Women’s Race empowered with SRAM, May 8-9, 2015. www.tahoesouth.com . For the first time, top women’s cycling teams from around ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release
Tuesday, March 31 2015
Barton General Surgery has moved down the street. Formerly located with Barton Family Medicine on Third Street, the medical office has relocated to 2158 Jean Avenue, South Lake Tahoe. The newer building has been remodeled to ease patient access. It has larger patient rooms and a ramp for wheelchair access. The office can also accommodate more patients with additional rooms and a larger waiting ...read more
Categories: General News Article, Community, Human Interest
Tuesday, March 31 2015
Barton Health staff and physicians gathered in the Hospital’s Snowflake Lobby to recognize Henning Mehrens, MD, as the 2015 Doctor of the Year. Dr. Mehrens specializes in family practice and urgent care. Although most people see a doctor in a patient office or hospital setting, Dr. Mehrens sees his patients where they live. Dr. Mehrens is the Medical Director of the Barton Skilled Nursing ...read more
Categories: Fun Facts, Human Interest, Community, General News Article
Monday, March 30 2015
1,500 attendees, 100 businesses and dozens of volunteers comprised the Tahoe Chamber’s 2015 Business EXPO: Innovation in the Basin on Friday, March 27. Locals and visitors alike filtered into the Harrah’s Lake Tahoe Convention Center as South Shore businesses showcased their innovative services and products for 2015. The best attended Business EXPO yet, this year was a huge success ...read more
Categories: Community, Chamber, Press Release
Tuesday, February 24 2015
The Amgen Tour of California Women’s Race at Lake Tahoe is seeking cycling aficionados to volunteer during the two stages, May 8-9. The two Lake Tahoe stages cover a total of 124 miles with the first on Friday, May 8, circumnavigating the Lake; the second is two-laps through South Lake Tahoe and Meyers, Calif., the town seven miles west of South Shore on Saturday, May 9. The third and ...read more
Categories: Community, General News Article, Human Interest
Tuesday, February 10 2015
Barton Health Offers Fitness Training for Local Running Events South Lake Tahoe, CA – The community is invited to join Barton Health’s “Train for an Event Fitness Challenge” from March to June. “Whether you are just getting off the couch or a seasoned athlete, this program is designed to motivate you and make you game day ready for one of our local race ...read more
Categories: Community, Human Interest, Press Release
Tuesday, December 09 2014
The City is pleased to announce that three Councilmembers, City Clerk and City Treasurer were sworn in at today’s council meeting. Councilmember Tom Davis was reelected in the November 4 th General Election and Wendy David and Austin Sass were both newly elected and all will hold their seats in City Council through November 2018. City Clerk Susan Alessi was reelected as well as City ...read more
Categories: Press Release