It’s time to evaluate your Medicare options

It’s time to evaluate your Medicare options

by Rob Tolle, Prominence Health Plan Most people are aware that when they turn 65, they become eligible for Medicare. However, what people don’t always understand is that there are options available beyond Original Medicare - the healthcare benefits you receive from the government. Medicare’s Annual Open Enrollment Period (AEP)— the only annual time of year [...]

Non-Profit Spotlight: Safe Embrace

Non-Profit Spotlight: Safe Embrace

What is Safe Embrace? Safe Embrace is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation dedicated to educating our community and providing services to survivors of domestic and sexual violence. For over 17 years, they have been committed to ending the cycle of intimate partner violence with innovative intervention and prevention services in Reno, Nevada. How did Safe Embrace get started? Founded 26 years ago, Safe Embrace [...]

Local Laser Company is Removing Maker Barriers

Local Laser Company is Removing Maker Barriers

Reno-based laser cutting company, SendCutSend is removing barriers preventing makers from accessing high tech manufacturing equipment by providing an on-demand service. Jim Belosic is CEO of SendCutSend, a high-tech, rapid-manufacturing company specializing in the precision cutting of a variety of metals and aerospace materials. An avid hobbyist and maker, Belosic often found himself in need of specialized parts [...]

Plan your Grand Escape: Top 10 things to love about Reno-Tahoe’s premier casino-resort

Plan your Grand Escape: Top 10 things to love about Reno-Tahoe’s premier casino-resort

Article and photos provided by Grand Sierra Resort and Casino via The Publicity Lab. From one-of-a-kind attractions and picturesque pools to delicious dining options and incredible art installations, there’s so much more to Grand Sierra Resort and Casino (GSR) beyond the casino floor. In Bloom Gracing the resort’s front entrance, “The Blossom” is a one-of-a-kind [...]

Unique Environmental Factors Businesses Owners in Northern Nevada Need to Know

Unique Environmental Factors Businesses Owners in Northern Nevada Need to Know

By Nick Ross, Operations Manager, WETLAB - Western Environmental Testing Laboratory Nevada is an ideal state for businesses or companies to relocate to or build from the ground up. Specifically, in the northern part of the state, with the business-friendly environment and large amount of industrial space, it’s no wonder that companies like Apple, Tesla, Panasonic [...]

You’re Disabled. Now What? Financial Planning After Disability

You’re Disabled. Now What? Financial Planning After Disability

By Ed Carter, Owner of Ablefutures 19 million working-age Americans have a disability, and one in four of today’s 20-year-olds will experience a disability before they retire. While not every disability is permanent, some adults who become disabled will never return to work. A permanent disability can lead to serious financial loss. A 35-year-old earning [...]

HR Guide on Re-Entering the Nevada Workplace

HR Guide on Re-Entering the Nevada Workplace

By Karyn Jensen, Owner of HRC, Ltd. (The Human Resource Connection) As business owners, it is our responsibility to communicate effectively with our employees, and that has never been more crucial than during this pandemic. Returning employees to work and providing a safe and healthy work environment, and communicating your plan for that effectively, amidst COVID19 [...]

Thrive Wellness of Reno Moves to New Historic Location

Thrive Wellness of Reno Moves to New Historic Location

Northern Nevada’s only comprehensive mental healthcare center Thrive Wellness of Reno has moved to a new location — the historic Roy House in downtown Reno. Thrive offers specialized care options in eating disorders, perinatal mental health, anxiety, depression, obsessive-compulsive disorders and more. All programs and staff are slated to move their services over to The [...]