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61. Biggest Little City, The: A nickname for Reno, proudly flaunted by the city itself on the famous sign gracing the downtown casino district.  
62. Earthquakes: There are several fault zones running through Reno, and in 2008 an unusual series of quakes centered around the wes...  
63. Old Reno Arch, The: The arch transversing Virginia Street, announcing to all who pass beneath it that Reno is "The Biggest Little City ...  
64. Highway 395: A major highway; In Reno, 395 is also called "South Virginia St." or "Martin Luther King, Jr. Freeway". It runs sou...  
65. National Championship Air Races, The: The National Championship Air Races is one of the biggest events in Reno. It is usually held in Mid-September and ...  
66. McCarran Blvd: A pseudo-circular highway that runs around the perimeter of Reno.  
67. Virginia Avenue: Reno's downtown "Strip", where the majority of the casinos are located; runs north/south and intersects with I-80 n...  
68. Slot Zombie: A person so transfixed by gambling machines that he or she becomes virtually oblivious to the rest of the world.  
69. Awful Awful, The: The famous "awful big and awful good" greasebomb hamburger served at the Nugget Casino; Most estimates place the lo...  
70. Santa Fe Basque Family Style Dining: This restaurant has been around for over 50 years, serving up traditional Basque fare(from the Pyrenees region of N...  
71. Basque: Reno at one time had a large Basque population, immigrants from the Pyrenees region at the border of Spain and Fran...  
72. Bertha Miranda's: Where to go for the best Margaritas in Reno, and some pretty decent Mexican food as well. The menu is bi-lingual!  
73. Elevation: Reno has an altitude of almost 5000 feet above sea level, so visitors are advised to watch for such things as dehyd...  
74. Park Wedding Chapel: No longer in business. http://renohistorical.org/items/show/13?tour=1&index=16  
75. LuLou's: A well-regarded restaurant in downtown Reno, known for its creative cuisine. Supposedly, the owners frequently trav...  
 
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Word sometimes used at the end of a Milwaukeean's sentence, often when requesting something. EXAMPLES: "Come over here once" or "Let me see that once".

A very unique term to New Orleans for the median of a street. The Spanish and French, who effectively split the city in two, could do business on the "neutral ground" of city streets.

1. A parish is actually Louisiana speak for 'county'. The Orleans Parish shares the same boundaries as the New Orleans city limits, but other parishes within the state contain different cities and towns, just as counties do in other states.

2. The New Orleans version of a county.

The unique Cincinnati way of saying 'pardon me?'

Refers to the laid-back atmosphere, where it is not common for people to arrive 10 minutes late for meetings