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Save Red Rock Hosts Rally for Red Rock On Saturday, December 3

Save Red Rock Hosts Rally for Red Rock On Saturday, December 3

Over 500 cyclists, runners, hikers and yogis are expected to support Save Red Rock by participating in the Rally for Red Rock Save Red Rock, a citizen’s organization working to preserve and protect land around the Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area is hosting a Rally for Red Rock: Ride, Run, Hike & Yoga on […]

Wrangler National Finals Rodeo Competitors Walk the Gold Carpet at South Point Hotel and Casino

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Wrangler National Finals Rodeo Competitors Walk the Gold Carpet at South Point Hotel and Casino

On Nov. 29, South Point Hotel and Casino, known as “Vegas Cowboy Central,” hosted 2016 Wrangler National Finals Rodeo (WNFR) competitors on the gold carpet Walk of Champions before they headed into the Professional Rodeo Cowboy Association’s (PRCA) welcome reception. The world’s top All-Around, Bull Riders, Saddle Bronc Riding, Tie-Down Roping, Team Roping, Steer Roping, Steer […]

Celebrate the Holidays at the Ugly Sweater Party and Toy Drive

Celebrate the Holidays at the Ugly Sweater Party and Toy Drive

By Joe Buda Ho! Ho! Ho! Deck the halls and celebrate the holidays when Smacktalk Sports hosts their annual Ugly Sweater Party and Toy Drive on Friday, Dec. 2 at No Regrets Bar starting at 7 p.m. Local band City Parkway will be the headline entertainment for the event and will begin performing at 9 […]

Legendary Saxophonist Don Hill Celebrates His 95th Birthday

Legendary Saxophonist Don Hill Celebrates His 95th Birthday

Gloria & Don Hill Written & Photos by Nikki Artale A proclamation from the city of Las Vegas, making November 3rd  Don Hill Day in Las Vegas, was presented to Don Hill at his splendid birthday party at the Italian American Club. Don Hill of the musical group “The Treniers” performed from 1948 through 2003. […]

Bill Engvall Wrangles Laughs At Treasure Island December 2

Bill Engvall Wrangles Laughs At Treasure Island December 2

NFR and Bill Engvall go together like peas and carrots. Or barbeque and cornbread. This ain’t his first rodeo: Bill Engvall returns to Treasure Island for NFR week performance, Friday, Dec. 2 at 9 p.m. With a career spanning 30 years and nine comedy albums, including RIAA-certified platinum “Here’s Your Sign” and the 1998 classic […]

51 Years of Meals: Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada to Continue Thanksgiving Tradition

51 Years of Meals: Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada to Continue Thanksgiving Tradition

Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada will serve a free Thanksgiving meal to roughly 1,000 homeless and vulnerable men, women and children. This is the 51st consecutive Thanksgiving that Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada has opened their doors to the community. The Thanksgiving meal is made possible thanks to community donations and dedicated volunteers. Catholic Charities […]

Nacho Daddy with help by Chumlee and Terry Fator Donates 110,000 Meals to Three Square

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Nacho Daddy with help by Chumlee and Terry Fator Donates 110,000 Meals to Three Square

What does Nacho Daddy, Three Square Food Bank, Austin “Chumlee” Russell of HISTORY’s “Pawn Stars,” Mirage-headliner Terry Fator, and a plate of nachos have in common?  All came together to announce a delicious donation through Nacho Daddy’s “Buy a Meal, Give a Meal” program.  Three Square Food Bank and Nacho Daddy held the Nacho Average […]

‘BAZ – Star Crossed Love’ Welcomes Positively Arts Foundation to Help Celebrate 100th Show Milestone

‘BAZ – Star Crossed Love’ Welcomes Positively Arts Foundation to Help Celebrate 100th Show Milestone

The cast of “BAZ – Star Crossed Love” celebrated a production milestone Nov. 17. The show, which is staged at The Palazzo Las Vegas reached 100 performances and honored the occasion by welcoming a group of local children into the theatre as part of a collaboration with Positively Arts Foundation, a local nonprofit dedicated to […]

Catholic Charities Pardons One Lucky Turkey; Donations accepted through Nov. 23

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Catholic Charities Pardons One Lucky Turkey; Donations accepted through Nov. 23

One lucky turkey was pardoned today as Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada kicked off its 30th Annual Turkey Drive & Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway. The turkey – named Mr. Butters – was found in a Henderson backyard six months ago and nursed back to health at Gilcrease Nature Sanctuary. As part of the Turkey Drive & Thanksgiving Basket Giveaway, Catholic Charities of Southern Nevada is […]

Grand Bazaar Shops Hosts ‘Battle Cry for Pumpkin Pie’ Eating Contest Nov. 22

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Grand Bazaar Shops Hosts ‘Battle Cry for Pumpkin Pie’ Eating Contest Nov. 22

Teams representing Catholic Charities and Veterans Village compete for $3,000 prize Few things are as wonderful during the holiday season as delicious pumpkin pies and working together to better the lives of people in need in our shared community. In keeping with this spirit, Grand Bazaar Shops will hold a pre-Thanksgiving pumpkin pie-eating contest to […]

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