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Shine a light and nominate a dedicated teacher for Heart of Education Awards by midnight Jan. 18.

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Shine a light and nominate a dedicated teacher for Heart of Education Awards by midnight Jan. 18.

By Debbie Hall Regardless of what is reported in the news about education in Nevada, there are still very devoted and dedicated teachers. In appreciation, The Smith Center for the Performing Arts and The Rogers Foundation are still accepting nominations through midnight on Jan. 18 for the third-annual Heart of Education Awards. Created by The […]

Fine art pops up at Paint the Town benefiting AFAN on Jan. 19

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Fine art pops up at Paint the Town benefiting AFAN on Jan. 19

By Debbie Hall The ninth annual Paint the Town celebrates fine art while benefiting Aid for Aids of Nevada hosted by Zappos.com on Jan. 19. Philanthropists, artists and art lovers will view the displays, drink some wine, enjoy yummy nibbles and engage the artists participating in this year’s show. Artist Niki J. Sands has created […]

Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada Receives donations from UnitedHealthcare

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Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada Receives donations from UnitedHealthcare

Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada Receives $25,000 Donation and 150 Bicycle Helmets from UnitedHealthcare Following Fundraiser at CES 2018 UnitedHealthcare donated $25,000 to the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada and 150 bike helmets to encourage kids in Las Vegas to make an active, healthy start in the New Year. The donation is […]

Iconic Golden Gate Hotel & Casino to Pop the Champagne for 112th Birthday on Saturday, Jan. 13

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Iconic Golden Gate Hotel & Casino to Pop the Champagne for 112th Birthday on Saturday, Jan. 13

Founded in 1906, Las Vegas’ original hotel to celebrate with special birthday shots, match play and more From hosting the Rat Pack to housing Vegas’ first telephone, the historic Golden Gate Hotel & Casino will celebrate 112 years of service in Las Vegas this Saturday, January 13. Founded in 1906, the iconic property invites guests to a commemorative […]

Two Las Vegas Sisters Give Women  at The Shade Tree a Gift of Self Esteem

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Two Las Vegas Sisters Give Women at The Shade Tree a Gift of Self Esteem

Las Vegas sisters Samantha Whittemore and Jessica Boone decided that it wasn’t enough to be young entrepreneurs in Las Vegas without giving something meaningful back to the community. Whittemore is the owner of PlayGlam App, a mobile makeover service in Las Vegas that comes to  clients directly, providing services such as make up, new hair […]

Recycle Your Christmas Tree and Give The Community a Gift this Holiday Season

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Recycle Your Christmas Tree and Give The Community a Gift this Holiday Season

Christmas tree recycling begins Dec. 26 at over 30 Southern Nevada locations; more than 15,000 trees recycled in 2016  Give the community a gift this holiday season by recycling your Christmas tree at one of more than 30 convenient valley locations from Dec. 26 to Jan. 15, 2018.  Recycled trees are chipped into mulch and used in public gardens and parks […]

Don King’s Annual Christmas Turkey Giveaway to continue in Las Vegas

Hall of Fame Promoter, 86, Plays ‘Santa’ For Needy Families As He Joins Forces with Boca Raton’s Costco A 50-year-plus tradition of donating turkeys to needy families around Christmas time will continue when legendary Hall of Fame boxing promoter, Don King, and his staff will visit nine cities in seven states, including Las Vegas, in […]

Art in Full Bloom: Combine art, floral, food and fun for AFAN on Friday

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Art in Full Bloom: Combine art, floral, food and fun for AFAN on Friday

Art and Floral Design Event to Benefit Aid For Aids of Nevada (AFAN) This year’s theme – CRAZY DAISY “A Neon Celebration of Colors” will be dedicated to AFAN – the HIV/AIDS community and their talents within the art and floral industries. Artists and designers will be asked to focus on the uses of electric […]

Lee Canyon and Skye Canyon to Host Second Annual Pray for Snow Party on Saturday

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Lee Canyon and Skye Canyon to Host Second Annual Pray for Snow Party on Saturday

Lee Canyon and Skye Canyon announce the Second Annual Pray for Snow Party at Skye Center (10111 W. Skye Canyon Park Drive) on Saturday, Nov. 4 from 3 to 7 p.m. The après ski themed party celebrates Lee Canyon’s upcoming 2017/18-winter season and is a gathering of local snow sports enthusiasts. The all ages event is free and open to the public and includes food, […]

Las Vegas Chapter of Speedway Children’s Charities to host fifth annual PJ 5K Run & 1-Mile Walk

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Las Vegas Chapter of Speedway Children’s Charities to host fifth annual PJ 5K Run & 1-Mile Walk

Pajamas will be the attire of choice at Las Vegas Motor Speedway in roughly a month’s time. Casual attire will be right in line with the theme for the fifth annual PJ 5K Run & 1-Mile Walk through Glittering Lights, a fun and festive fundraising event hosted by the Las Vegas Chapter of Speedway Children’s […]

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