🌱 1 Accused Murder Sunday in South Reno + Pie Bake Sale Fundraiser

Hello and happy Tuesday. I’m back in your inbox this morning with all the major things happening in Reno today.

But first today’s weather:

Partly sunny and cool. High: 50 Low: 27.

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Here are the top 3 stories today in Reno:

  1. A man has been charged with first degree murder after a woman was found dead in southern Reno early Sunday morning. Officers arrested suspect Fabian Zeragoza-Martinez on Iron Mountain Drive about three miles from the scene. Zeragoza-Martinez allegedly jumped a fence to avoid officers but was arrested and arrested on count of outright murder with a deadly weapon. (KOLO)
  2. Peppermill Reno hosted its seventh annual Pie It Forward bake sale fundraiser on Sunday to raise money for the Empowerment Center. The local non-profit organization is dedicated to supporting women recovering from substance abuse and funds raised will be used to provide toiletries and warm clothing during the holiday season. Peppermill’s charity event raises thousands of dollars for local organizations each year. (KOLO)
  3. The renowned South Meadows Medical Center is building a new medical facility to meet the needs of South Reno’s rapidly growing population. The 120,000 square meter medical office building will be attached to the front facade of the existing hospital and will be three stories high. It will include an on-site retail pharmacy, laboratory space, an ambulatory surgery center and more. (Nevada Appeal)

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Today in Reno:

  • Knitting/Crocheting/Crafts in Reno At Swill Coffee and Wine (1:30pm)
  • Laugh after dark At The Library Tap House & Hookah Lounge (9:00 p.m.)

From my notebook:

  • Are you considering a career change? Visit the link to view the latest job openings in the Reno area. (Reno patch)
  • All senior pets are available for adoption at the Nevada Humane Society! Visit animal shelters in Reno or Carson City to meet the newest addition to the family, or click here to view all adoptable pets. (Nevada Humane Society via Facebook)
  • How to Survive Your Family at Christmas opens December 1 at the Reno Little Theater and runs until December 18th. Click here for ticket information. (Reno Little Theater via Facebook)

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Helen Eckard

About me: Helen Eckhard is a Marketing Associate at Lightning Media Partners. Outside of work, she enjoys building crosswords, knitting, or devising increasingly sophisticated methods to kill characters in her crime novels.