The massive Caldor Fire that started just south of Grizzly Flats, CA, and continued to head east into the Tahoe Basin sent a shockwave through Big Blue and penetrated the heart of sister communities on the North Shore. With rapid succession Incline Village, Crystal Bay, and Kings Beach Communities accelerated to hyper speed to feed, clothe, shelter and otherwise assist those displaced by the wildfire raging within the basin.
The Fashion Show is to help our cause of sending a deserving high school student to the college of their choice in 2022. We are also supporting "We The People" at Incline High School, the Veteran's Guest House in Reno, Wreath's Across America for the grave sites of our Veteran's, Kid's and Horses, as well as gifts to Incline Public Library, as well as the Incline Village Community Hospital Auxiliary. The IVCBR Women's Club is not a (c)(3) organization and contributions to it are not tax deductible.
This Just in: North Lake Tahoe Fire Protection District Press Release - Emergency Preparedness and Evacuation
As the smoke continues to blanket the Lake Tahoe Basin and surrounding areas from the Caldor Fire, we are all feeling the impacts in many ways.
PRINCIPAL, Tierney Cahill, comes to the post with an inspiring backstory which sheds light on innovative techniques in education she’ll be bringing up the hill with her.
Back in 2000, challenged by the 6th grade class she taught at Sarah Winnemucca Elementary School in Reno, Cahill wound up running for Congress. She had her class run her campaign, offering a prime example of projectbased learning and winding up becoming the Democrat’s nominee in Nevada’s 2nd Congressional District.
MARK SCOZZAFAVA’S ALMOST THREE DECADE CAREER in education has come full circle. As with many of us who have chosen to live here in Tahoe, Mark’s first teaching job happened “by chance,” Scozzafava said. A San Diego native, Scozzafava was staying with a friend in Incline in the early 1990s, enjoying all the recreation the area had to offer but needing a job his first winter in town. The high school, then, like now, needed substitute teachers, so he became one.
While Tahoe is world renowned for mountain biking, there is one trail that has arguably brought Tahoe more biking fame than any other, the Flume Trail. The Flume Trail certainly isn’t easy, but the scenery far outweighs its difficulty. The beauty of this trail can’t be credited to anyone, but its accessibility, as an acclaimed biking trail can be, meet Max Jones.
In 1880, after establishing a successful logging business in nearby Little Valley and with the timber mostly gone on the east side, Walter S. Hobart — already a successful Comstock businessman--and partner Seneca “Sam” Marlette — the former Surveyor General for the State of Nevada — planned to move their operations to the Lake Tahoe side of the mountains where fresh stands of timber were just starting to be cut and hauled out.
"Flattery is the most sincere form of flattery". This colloquialism takes new meaning when you meet McAvoy Layne, a well known Mark Twain impersonator. McAvoy is a 78 year old Incline resident who has lived a fascinating life both as himself and as the famous author with local ties.
Live, Work, Play.; 2 Minute Read "Every Student Deserves New Opportunities to Be Successful With the Support of a Team Who Believes the Same"
VETERAN EDUCATOR KARI MICHAEL started her job as Incline Middle School principal last July, during the heart of the lingering pandemic.
Michael came to the IMS principal job after spending 14 years serving in various roles at Incline High School. There she had stints as special education department leader, dean of students and assistant principal.
STORIES surrounding the creation of present day Incline Village involves the man named William A. Anderson. Perhaps Bill Anderson’s most lasting legacy – and certainly one of the most visible – includes the network of streets we drive on around town. Another is the vast parking lot and aging structures on the adjacent mountainside we now call the Ponderosa Ranch.