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Northwest Career & Technical Academy Students Construct ‘Buddy Benches’ for Several Local Elementary Schools to Prevent Bullying

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Northwest Career & Technical Academy Students Construct ‘Buddy Benches’ for Several Local Elementary Schools to Prevent Bullying

By Ashley Glenn “Buddy Benches” may be the new way to prevent bullying and promote friendship here in Las Vegas, and Northwest Career & Technical Academy is participating. On March 24, NWCTA hosted it’s “Construction with a Purpose” Student Fair which showcases student’s projects in construction, architecture and engineering fields but also presented their newly […]

Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association announces Women in Lodging scholarship partnership

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Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association announces Women in Lodging scholarship partnership

The Nevada Hotel and Lodging Association (NHLA) has implemented a scholarship program for its Women in Lodging division. The scholarship is sponsored by the Timothy S Y Lam Foundation. The NHLA Women in Lodging (WIL) division was launched in 2015 and currently has nearly 200 industry members statewide. NHLA Women in Lodging provides a solid […]

Fantasy at Luxor Honors Our Troops for Military Appreciation Month

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Fantasy at Luxor Honors Our Troops for Military Appreciation Month

The lovely ladies of “Fantasy,” Luxor Hotel and Casino’s award-winning adult revue, will salute the nation’s troops with their fourth annual special show for the military, May 10 at 10:30 p.m. in honor of Military Appreciation Month. “Fantasy” will offer complimentary tickets for active-duty military with valid military identification. The first 50 military members to […]

Mina Guli to begin 6 River Run on World Water Day to cover 6 Continents in 6 Weeks

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Mina Guli to begin 6 River Run on World Water Day to cover 6 Continents in 6 Weeks

By Ashley Glenn The world is having a water crisis, and Las Vegas is no stranger to the issue of droughts. Conserving and cleaning water is a huge issue, so on World Water day, March 22, Australian Mina Guli will begin her 6 River Run at the Springs Reserve. Guli is a water advocate who […]

‘Run Away with Cirque du Soleil’ Hosts its 16th Annual Event at the Springs Preserve

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‘Run Away with Cirque du Soleil’ Hosts its 16th Annual Event at the Springs Preserve

Written and photography by Emily Gelbart Standing in the middle of the Springs Preserve amphitheater with various Cirque du Soleil characters dancing on the stage and leading a crowd in warm-ups, one might thinking they are dreaming. Children are playing in a bubble piano, and acrobats are teaching spectators how to become Cirque du Soleil […]

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Foundation Assisting Seniors Hosts Series of Bingo Fundraiser Events

Residents of the valley can get ready to play bingo for a good cause. The Foundation Assisting Seniors has started their series of bingo fundraisers for the year 2017. The games began on March 19 with three additional bingo fundraisers throughout the year at June 18, Sept. 17 and Dec. 3. Participants will be able to […]

Girl Scouts Donate Hours to Build New Bird Home at Lion Habitat Ranch

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Girl Scouts Donate Hours to Build New Bird Home at Lion Habitat Ranch

Today is National Happiness Day.  As part of being happy, on Saturday, three local 6th grade girl scouts helped to build a new home for African Grey parrot, named Watson, at the Lion Habitat Ranch. The parrot was rescued from the former Las Vegas Zoo. On March 18, three Henderson Girl Scouts have taken action to […]

Skye Canyon Hosts Race to run For a Good Cause

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Skye Canyon Hosts Race to run For a Good Cause

By Ashley Glenn Getting outside to smell the fresh air is something many might take for granted; there are plenty of children who don’t get the opportunity to get outside and play in nature. The Outside Las Vegas Foundation has made it their mission to help children get out and get active, and this year […]

New York-New York Hotel & Casino Hosts Star-Studded St. Baldrick’s Day Head-Shaving Today

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New York-New York Hotel & Casino Hosts Star-Studded St. Baldrick’s Day Head-Shaving Today

For the eighth consecutive year, New York-New York Hotel & Casino will join the fight against childhood cancer and host its annual St. Baldrick’s Day head-shaving event. Proceeds from the event will benefit the St. Baldrick’s Foundation, a national organization funding research for promising childhood cancer treatments and cures. Guests of all ages are invited […]

Queen Bee Market To Host First Market In Las Vegas Friday March 10 and Saturday March 11

Queen Bee Market To Host First Market In Las Vegas Friday March 10 and Saturday March 11

Queen Bee Market, a veritable “Etsy come to life,” will hold a one-of-a-kind shopping event in Las Vegas featuring thousands of handmade items at the The Conference Center of Las Vegas on Friday, March 10 and Saturday, March 11. The San Diego-based urban-style market is feminine and fun; hosting over 60 artisans who sell their […]

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