Dolan Auto Group’s Class Project In Back

The Dolan Auto Group’s annual Class Project is back. CEO Ryan Dolan says once again, they are challenging classrooms in our region to band together to plan and execute a community outreach project. Eleven classrooms across Northern Nevada will be selected as finalists based on the creativity, overall involvement and positive impact of their projects. Ten will receive $2,500 each and the classroom that receives the most votes on Facebook from March 17th through the 19th will receive $5,000. Classrooms must provide a one-page summary of their community outreach project along with a short video, explanation of measurable results and how the project was executed, how many students participated and how the funds will be used. Submissions must be sent to by 5 p.m. Wednesday, March 14th.


Appropriate Some Culture

By J.T. Parker Apparently the way to stomp out the world’s racism is to verbally abuse a teenage girl the day after her prom. At least, that’s what (literally) thousands of keyboard warriors attempted as they expressed their frustrations toward Keziah Daum, a non-Asian high school student in Utah, who decided to wear a traditional…

Smile and Nod

By J.T. Parker The air was biting as the marchers covered their ears with their pink knitted beanies, waving signs that may as well have read “I hate you straight, white man.” I kept my mouth shut as I tried to blend in, hoping the cold (and not my frustration) would be perceived as the…