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Missing Children: The Lost Generation

Written by Earle L. Orr III Close to 800,000 children under the age of eighteen are reported missing every year. That number breaks down to an average of over 2,000 children being reported missing every day or one child every forty seconds.

Quan Chiropractic Hosts Holiday Fundraiser Party

Cary Grant, Dr. Julie Quan and John Fogal Written by Joe Buda Quan Chiropractic hosted a Holiday Fundraiser Party on December 8, 2010 from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm.  The party took place at St. Simeon Serbian Orthodox Church located at 3950 South Jones Blvd.  As part of the fundraiser, guests were asked to bring either […]

87 Plays and Zaba’s Grill to Hold Event Supporting Local Athletics

Written by Joe Buda 87 Plays, the charity started by Las Vegas Locos Tight End Adam Bergen, will be hosting their first ever event on Saturday, October 9, 2010 in conjunction with Zaba’s Grill.  The event will take place at Zaba’s Grill on I-215 and Flamingo and will run from 2:00 pm to 8:00 pm. […]

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Vegas Valley Book Festival

Written by Alexis Pluff November 3-7, the Vegas Valley Book Festival, also known as ‘the largest literary event in Las Vegas’ downtown at the historic Fifth Streen School Downtown. The Vegas Valley Book Festival began nine years ago. The Vegas Valley Book Festival has a series of events occuring that differentiate this book festival from […]

87 Plays Competing in Pepsi Refresh Project

Written by Joe Buda 87 Plays is participating in the Pepsi Refresh Project in this month.  As part of the Pepsi Refresh Project, Pepsi is giving away $1.3 million in grants to the top rated charities each month.  87 Plays is in the running for $50,000 and needs to be in the top 10 to […]

87 Plays: Dedicated to Helping Youth Athletics

Adam Bergen, Las Vegas Locos tight end, has quickly become a community fixture in Las Vegas.  In the past six weeks, he has visited Las Vegas four times for various Las Vegas Locos events, as well as discussing his new charity 87 Plays, which will benefit the athletic departments of schools that have been hit […]

Opportunity Village after the Fire

 Written by Kristan Obeng  Las Vegans of various backgrounds have united to support Opportunity Village through donations and volunteerism after a ravaging fire in July halted operations of its downtown thrift store. “Las Vegas has a stigma of being greedy. The fire showed Las Vegas is a caring community,” said Stephen Miller, special events manager […]

Tea Championship Ranks World’s Finest Hot Teas

Well-known Experts Judge Teas from China, India, Japan, South Korea and Sri Lanka LAS VEGAS, Aug. 10 /PRNewswire/ — From cinnamon and cardamom to mint,ginger and rose, the North American Tea Championship Hot Tea Class / SpringTea competitors showcased an assortment of pleasing flavors fordiscriminating judges. The Championship, which took place July 27 – 28 […]

National Night Out – Attend Community Events

The city of Las Vegas and the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department are organizing several “National Night Out” events throughout the community. All events are planned for Tuesday, Aug. 3. Representatives from local law enforcement agencies, including Metro Police and the Las Vegas City Marshals, as well as various departments of the city of Las […]

‘Free Speech Zone’ Proposed

Earlier this month, at a Las Vegas City Council meeting, City Attorney Brad Jerbic introduced a new bill which was heard on July 20th by the Recommending Committee. The Recommending Committee may take the bill to the City Council for its consideration.  The bill is intended to address the results of litigation between the city […]

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