November 27, 2013 Intuit Adopt-A-Spot crew keeps Longley beautiful
Thanks so much to Intuit‘s Adopt-A-Spot crew for getting in a Thanksgiving week cleanup on Longley Lane! We’re so thankful for these folks, and for all our November Adopt-A-Spotters: Agnico Eagle, ASM Affiliates, Desert Research Institute, Jet Plumbing, Heating & Drain Services, Hidden Valley Homeowners Association, Shepherd of the Mountains Lutheran Church, and Spanish Springs… Continue reading
November 18, 2013 Leave No Trace for the backcountry and front country
Hello everyone! KTMB staff member and Program Manager, Jaime Souza, here. I recently stepped off the trail in the Grand Canyon National Park, as a newly appointed Leave No Trace Master Educator. I received a scholarship from the Leave No Trace Center for Ethics for a five-day course with the National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS),… Continue reading
November 15, 2013 Celebrate America Recycles Day!
It’s America Recycles Day, and here are some great ways to celebrate! 1. Opt out of any YP phone books you don’t use! Recycling’s great, but Reduce will always be #1! Why make recycling you don’t need? Visit yellowpagesoptout.com or call 1-866-329-7118 to stop any or all YP Real Yellow Pages. And any old phone… Continue reading
November 13, 2013 Celebrate America Recycles Day Nov. 15
Nov. 15 marks America Recycles Day, and residents can celebrate by spreading the word about the recycling options in their community. One recycling and reduction opportunity is presented when phone book directories become outdated with the arrival of new directories each year. In previous years, KTMB and YP, North America’s largest local search, media and… Continue reading
November 02, 2013 MEDIA ALERT: Hundreds of volunteers Make A Difference today
MEDIA ALERT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: J Merriman, Communications Manager firstname.lastname@example.org I 775.851.5185 Map of cleanup locations, photos, video and more. Hundreds of volunteers Make A Difference today Washoe County shows how much they care in 16 area parks RENO, NV (Nov. 2, 2013) – Today more than 500 residents spread out across the Truckee… Continue reading
October 29, 2013 Join us at the X Anniversary Event!
It’s the X’s 23rd Birthday, and we’re celebrating at Clapton for Clams! Twenty area bands will perform one Eric Clapton song at John Ascuaga’s Nugget on Nov. 2 starting at 8 p.m. Tickets are $20, and raffle money benefits KTMB! Featuring The SaddleTramps Long Gone Guitar Woody Scot Marshall and Co. Paisley Braincells Delta Cat… Continue reading
October 22, 2013 MEDIA ALERT: Make A Difference Day Nov. 2
MEDIA ALERT FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: J Merriman, Communications Manager email@example.com I 775.851.5185 Map of cleanup locations, photos and more Truckee Meadows Make A Difference Day Nov. 2 Volunteers will perform improvement projects, trash removal in 16 area parks RENO, NV (Oct. 22, 2013) – For more than 20 years, Americans have been joining… Continue reading
October 14, 2013 KTMB’s Waste Stream Tour
Due to scheduling conflicts, government shutdowns, and other unforeseen circumstances, our annual Waste Stream Tour had to be postponed this year. But thanks so much to KTVN for meeting us for the illegal dumping portion regardless, and doing this great story. KTVN Channel 2 – Reno Tahoe News Weather, Video – Illegal dumping takes a… Continue reading
October 11, 2013 Eat ravioli and support KTMB!
During the month of October, Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful is a featured nonprofit in La Vecchia’s Charitable Ravioli program! La Vecchia is open for lunch Monday-Friday from 11 a.m.-2 p.m., for dinner Monday-Sunday, and they are located at 3005 Skyline Blvd, #160, in Reno.
October 03, 2013 Best method for disposing of old medications
Prescription Drug Round Up this Saturday, Oct. 5, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.! Properly disposing of medications protects us, our children, pets and drinking water. There are also year-round prescription drug drop-off locations year round at the Washoe County Sheriff’s Office and the police departments in Reno and Sparks. Please bring Unused or expired household… Continue reading