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Does UNLV Need Another Good Quarterback

It was reported earlier this week that Oregon QB Jeremiah Masoli may have an interest in coming to UNLV to play out his final college season.   Masoli was dismissed from the Oregon team after having repeated issues with the law. Masoli just finished his undergraduate degree at Oregon, and as he already has his degree, […]

Remembering Kenny Guinn

Kenny Guinn, Nevada’s 27th Governor from 1999 to 2007 passed away earlier this week.  Guinn fell from his roof and died on July 22, 2010 after he was reportedly performing routine maintenance.  He was 73. Guinn was born in Garland, Arkansas, and lived his childhood in Exeter, California.  He earned a football scholarship from Fresno […]

UFL to Unveil New Uniforms

The United Football League will be unveiling new team uniforms for each of its five teams at an event at the Fashion Show Mall on Wednesday July 28, 2010 from 1pm to 2pm.  The event will take place in the Grand Hall, while being broadcast outside on the Las Vegas Strip via large video screens. […]

Candidate Review: Sharron Angle

Who is Sharron Angle and what does she stand for? The Las Vegas Informer takes a closer look. Sharron Angle is an educator who spent 25 years as a substitute teacher. In 1990, Sharron was elected to the Nye County School Board. In 1998, Sharron was elected to the Nevada State Assembly.  She served on […]

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Green Entrepreneur Finds Success in Little Known Home Based Business.

Local entrepreneur TJ Beatty has found the business opportunity he’s been searching for. A software engineer by trade and having worked for someone else his entire career, TJ was looking for the opportunity to be his own boss. “I was burned out by Corporate America,” he says. “It wasn’t providing me the freedom, opportunity, or […]

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Meet Rocky.  He is a 2 month old Yorkshire Terrier born on May 14th, 2010.  He is the brand new addition to a couple sharing their first dog.  This puppy was adopted from a breeder in Lancaster, CA who has given him a good foundation for his future dog days.  Rocky is very smart and […]

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Meet Fozzie.  Fozzie is a 2 ½ year old Shih Tzu Poodle mix.  A very affectionate dog with a strong personality, Fozzie was named after the Muppet character because of the reddish brown fur he had as a puppy.   Fozzie is a clever dog that knows how to get what he wants.  Somehow he knows […]

Helping others helps yourself

A wise friend once told me “if your situation is bad, or not where you want it, give to others who are less fortunate.  You will feel better.”  That was 20 years ago.  When we think of our personal situations, as people, we often think of how our lives could be better, what we could […]

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Las Vegas Locos: Connecting with the community

Long term success for any sports team involves being able to connect with the community.  Teams, both win and lose, and while winning can keep people coming to the games, only by becoming one with the community, can a team sustain fan interested during the losing times. In last year’s inaugural 2009 United Football League […]

Dula Gym Offers Men’s Summer Basketball Leagues

Team Registration Open Now Through July 21 The city of Las Vegas invites men’s basketball teams to participate in recreation leagues that begin the week of July 27 at Dula Gymnasium. Teams of men ages 18 and older will play for an eight-week regular season, plus a single-elimination tournament. Team registration will be open at […]

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