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Learn how to deter self-injury at Destinations for Teens on August 10

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Learn how to deter self-injury at Destinations for Teens on August 10

Andrew Levander, Clinical Director of Destinations for Teens and an expert in therapies to deter self-mutilation and self-injury, will be speaking in Henderson, Nevada on August 10. He will be addressing the topic of “Self-Injurious Behavior: “A Bio-Psycho-Social Look Into This Phenomenon.” The lecture will take place at Destinations, 9089 S. Pecos Road, Suite 3550, […]

As Allison Stone grows up; she continues 10 years of donating her hair to Locks of Love

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As Allison Stone grows up; she continues 10 years of donating her hair to Locks of Love

By Debbie Hall Allison Stone is a beautiful 15 year old getting ready to start school as a sophomore. As part of her commitment to giving back, she cut her long hair and donated it to Locks of Love. She even appeared on Wake Up with the CW to share her experience with the audience […]

World Breastfeeding Week: Assemblywoman Ellen Spiegel helps nursing mothers in Nevada

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World Breastfeeding Week: Assemblywoman Ellen Spiegel helps nursing mothers in Nevada

By Debbie Hall World Breastfeeding Week is Aug. 1-7 and this is the 25th year that organizations, individuals and government officials have come together. One of those officials is four-term legislator, Ellen Spiegel, the assemblywoman for Assembly District 20, which includes portions of Henderson and Paradise Township. Her AB113 from the 2017 legislature gives nursing […]

UNLV Sets Campus Fundraising Record with $93 Million Year

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UNLV Sets Campus Fundraising Record with $93 Million Year

Highlights include $25 million gift for UNLV medical school and record year for athletics fundraising; UNLV has raised $243 million in past three years. More than $93 million in new gifts and pledges were committed to UNLV during the recently completed fiscal year, setting a new annual record for philanthropic contributions to the university. UNLV […]

Insomniac Cares and The Shade Tree Open Doors to the $120,000 Renovated Children’s Activity Center

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Insomniac Cares and The Shade Tree Open Doors to the $120,000 Renovated Children’s Activity Center

Last week, Insomniac Cares and The Shade Tree unveiled the newly designed Children’s Activity Center following a complete renovation of the space funded by the EDC Week Charity Auction in 2016. Insomniac, eBay for Charity and fans from around the world came together to bid on priceless once-in-a-lifetime experiences, raising more than $120,000 for the […]

Max Pawn and Entrupy host authentication event to benefit Women of Global Change

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Max Pawn and Entrupy host authentication event to benefit Women of Global Change

When one invests in a designer handbag, owning a knock0ff is not an option. Max Pawn, joined by luxury goods authenticator Entrupy, will hold free brand authentications at its 6040 W. Sahara Ave. shop. New York City-based Entrupy provides the only technology-driven solution for the authentication of high-value luxury goods. Max Pawn is the only business in […]

Flash Mob At Wet’n’Wild Took Place Sunday to Promote Skin Safety

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Flash Mob At Wet’n’Wild Took Place Sunday to Promote Skin Safety

There is always a splash or two at Wet’n’Wild… but today there was a flash, too. Physicians, nurses and staff members from Comprehensive Cancer Centers of Nevada joined employees from Wet’n’Wild Las Vegas today for a skin safety-themed flash mob. The group focused on the proper way to apply and reapply sunscreen as they danced […]

Land Rover Las Vegas Presents Models For Mutts Event on Friday, June 23

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Land Rover Las Vegas Presents Models For Mutts Event on Friday, June 23

Event to Raise Funds And Awareness For The Nevada SPCA Join Jaguar Land Rover Las Vegas when they host the Models for Mutts fashion show charity event on Friday, June 23. They will clear the dealership front lot and, together with several of Las Vegas’ top clothing designers and boutiques, beautiful models will walk the […]

Aimmee Kodachian Honored as Worldwide Peace Ambassador

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Aimmee Kodachian Honored as Worldwide Peace Ambassador

By Guy Dawson Women’s Federation for World Peace (WFWP), a United Nations-sanctioned organization with chapters in 129 countries, is nominating war survivor, humanitarian, author, entrepreneur and broadcast figure Aimmee Kodachian as an Ambassador for Peace. She will receive the award from the Universal Peace Federation, (UPF) a global peace-building organization that is also affiliated with […]

Pro BMX Ricardo Laguna participates in Bike Rodeo and Safety Fair

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Pro BMX Ricardo Laguna participates in Bike Rodeo and Safety Fair

Pro BMX Bike Rider Ricardo Laguna continues to give back to the community of Southern Nevada when he participated in the Bike Rodeo and Safety Fair held at Mountain View Hospital. A miniature skate park was created for everyone to ride. The Clark County School District, the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department and Nevada Highway Patrol […]

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