Content about Reno Gazette-Journal

June 22, 2011

According to an article in the Reno Gazette-Journal, Lowe's began construction of a store at the Sparks Marina complex.

The Lowe's store will be the fourth in the region, with others located in Reno, Carson City and another in Sparks.

Construction of the 130,000-sq.-ft. home improvement center is expected to begin in about a week, the paper reported. 

March 15, 2011

B&C Builders, a 38-year-old lumberyard in Sparks, Nev., is closing on March 31, according to an article in the Reno Gazette Journal

The owners said that a lack of construction has forced them to shutter their doors. The company has about $250,000 to $275,000 worth of inventory, which it may dispose of through a liquidation sale or an auctioneer.

Both owners wanted to get out of the business before they had to declare bankruptcy.

December 7, 2010

USG’s announcement that it will be halting operations in Empire, Nev. early next year is...