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Celebrando: A Festival Of Celebration is Giving Back on April 28

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Celebrando: A Festival Of Celebration is Giving Back on April 28

The 4th annual festival dedicates the celebration of music, food and community to raise awareness and funds for Nevada Pep. It’s time to Celebrate! The 4th annual Celebrando festival has returned to celebrate the Hispanic culture at the Sammy Davis Jr. Festival Plaza inside Lorenzi Park on Saturday, April 28. The event is free and […]

Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada Holds 6th Annual Sneaker Ball

Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada Holds 6th Annual Sneaker Ball

On April 7, the 6th Annual Sneaker Ball at the M Resort Spa Casino was a night to celebrate being a kid, donning stylish sneakers and raising funds to support enrichment programs for the more than 20,000 youth served each year at Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada. With 500 guests attending this year’s event, […]

How to Become a Community Leader and Benefit Your Home

People are not immortal unless our legacy lives on. By doing his and her part for society and by helping others, people can create a lasting impact on so many, and that impact can continue for generations. Everyone has this power to shape the face of our future, but it is only in those who […]

Nathan Adelson Hospice to Hold 15th Annual John Anderson Celebration of Life Live Butterfly Release

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Nathan Adelson Hospice to Hold 15th Annual John Anderson Celebration of Life Live Butterfly Release

Nathan Adelson Hospice, Southern Nevada’s largest nonprofit hospice, will hold the 15th Annual John Anderson Celebration of Life Live Butterfly Release will take place on The Lawn at Downtown Summerlin on Sunday, April 29. The event is named after a beloved 23-year Nathan Adelson Hospice employee who passed away in April 2007 and is open […]

Nathan Adelson Hospice to Host Route 91 Remembrance on April 8

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Nathan Adelson Hospice to Host Route 91 Remembrance on April 8

To honor those lost or affected by the tragic events of 1 October, Nathan Adelson Hospice, Southern Nevada’s largest nonprofit hospice organization, will host a free, commemorative butterfly release ceremony at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 8 at the Las Vegas Community Healing Garden, highlighted by a special performance by country music legend, Collin Raye. Raye, who had 16 number […]

Cops & Canvas Art Auction showcases creativity, new venue on April 5

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Cops & Canvas Art Auction showcases creativity, new venue on April 5

By Debbie Hall It has been stated that art can soothe and heal the soul. Celebrating creativity, Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Foundation will host the fourth annual Cops & Canvas Art Auction Fundraiser on Thursday, April 5. The artistic gathering will be held to bridge the differences that divide law enforcement and the community. […]

Community and business leaders recognized for contributions to LVMPD Foundation

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Community and business leaders recognized for contributions to LVMPD Foundation

A special event designed to honor organizations, businesses and community leaders from around the Las Vegas Valley for their support of the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD) Foundation was held at 10:30 a.m. on March 28 in front of LVMPD Headquarters at 400 S. Martin Luther King Blvd. The Paver Installation Ceremony showcased the generosity of […]

Skye Canyon Fit Fest to be held on Saturday, March 10

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Skye Canyon Fit Fest to be held on Saturday, March 10

Fit Fest is a family-friendly healthy living themed festival that features fitness classes and demos, yoga, interactive lifestyle booths, kids activities, healthy cuisine, and a vendor expo with over 30 vendors including: Whole Foods build your own trail mix station and kombucha tasting, Massages by the Cortiva Institute, formally the Nevada School of Massage Therapy, Lorna […]

25-year Vegas Star MAR bursts on the downtown Las Vegas scene in  The Color Run Hero Tour

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25-year Vegas Star MAR bursts on the downtown Las Vegas scene in The Color Run Hero Tour

She gets “Hammer’D” with Mike Hammer at The Four Queens Hotel & Casino. MAR is a tough act to follow. The singer, entertainer, songwriter, director and philanthropist burst in color running in downtown Las Vegas on Feb. 24. She participated in The Color Run Hero Tour, known as the happiest 5K on the planet, with […]

Start The Talk, Stop The Hurt: Self-injury Awareness Day is March 1

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Start The Talk, Stop The Hurt: Self-injury Awareness Day is March 1

“Surface wounds — scratches, burns and cuts — can hide deeper inner wounds — depression, despair and suicidal thoughts,” said Andrew Levander, clinical director of Destinations For Teens. To honor Self-Injury Awareness Day (SIAD) on March 1, fight the hurt, and offer solutions, Destinations for Teens staff will wear ribbons to shed the spotlight on […]

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