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Cracker Barrel Operation Rocker to Donate Rocking Chairs to Military Families

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Cracker Barrel Operation Rocker to Donate Rocking Chairs to Military Families

After donating over 700 of Cracker Barrel’s iconic rockers last year, Cracker Barrel and Operation Homefront team up again to furnish the front porches of military and veteran families  Cracker Barrel Old Country Store is continuing Operation Rocker: Cracker Barrel’s Summer Salute to Military Families in partnership with its flagship nonprofit partner Operation Homefront. To support Operation […]

DC Building Group Breaks Ground on Cottonwood Station Restaurant in Blue Diamond

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DC Building Group Breaks Ground on Cottonwood Station Restaurant in Blue Diamond

Visitors of the popular Red Rock Conservation area will soon be able to whet their appetite with a new dining option in Blue Diamond. Shawn Danoski, chief executive officer of Las Vegas-based DC Building Group, said his general contracting firm has been retained to construct the new Cottonwood Station restaurant within this well-liked outdoor destination. […]

Las Vegas Motor Speedway to host second annual ‘350 Fest’ before NASCAR truck race on Sept. 30

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Las Vegas Motor Speedway to host second annual ‘350 Fest’ before NASCAR truck race on Sept. 30

Las Vegas Motor Speedway will be the place to be on Saturday, Sept. 30. For the second consecutive year, LVMS will host “350 Fest,” a free daylong festival for race fans of all ages, in its spacious Fan Engagement Area before the night’s NASCAR Camping World Truck Series playoff race. A kids zone, the third annual […]

Skye Canyon Chalk + Cheers: Call for Artists

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Skye Canyon Chalk + Cheers: Call for Artists

Skye Canyon Launches Chalk + Cheers: Artists Invited to Compete in Juried Chalk Art Competition & Art Fair on Sept. 30  Artists can apply for complimentary 10’ x 10’ vendor booths through September 15.  Skye Canyon, a 1,700-acre master planned community in northwest Las Vegas, seeks artists to participate in its inaugural Chalk + Cheers, a juried chalk art competition […]

PATTI CAKE$ Review

PATTI CAKE$ Review

By Victoria Alexander, Film Critic Las Vegas Informer Bridget Everett is sensational and Danielle Macdonald secures her place in Hollywood movies. It sounds like a movie you have no interest in seeing. You heard its about a fat chick named Patty (Danielle Macdonald) who lives in the rundown, neglected, tree-less part of New Jersey with […]

Experience Handley Cellars under the stars during Camp & Wine Tasting in October

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Experience Handley Cellars under the stars during Camp & Wine Tasting in October

By DeMaris Fret Come enjoy the beautiful fall weather and Handley Cellars during the Camp & Wine Tasting to be held at Brown’s Town Campground in Bishop, California Oct. 6-8. My adventure in wine tasting began during my summer vacation. I had never been to a wine tasting. So when my friend Keith suggested that […]

STEP Movie Review

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STEP Movie Review

By Victoria Alexander, Film Critic Las Vegas Informer Its hard to criticize such an inspiring, well-intentional film. What’s next? Senior citizens in wheelchairs across the country starting “synchronistic clapping” teams? The Baltimore Leadership School for Young Women, a public charter high school, was established in 2009. It’s mission is to send every one of its […]

Metro Diner Hiring for third area location

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Metro Diner Hiring for third area location

Metro Diner, a restaurant offering classic comfort food with flair, will open its third Southern Nevada location,  at  249 North Stephanie in Henderson,  in September. Peter Stacy, the new location’s managing partner, is  hiring more than 100 people to work as servers, hosts, cooks and kitchen staff. He seeks people with excellent communication skills, a […]

S’Mores to Inspire Girl Scouts Of Southern Nevada’s Dessert Before Dinner Gala

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S’Mores to Inspire Girl Scouts Of Southern Nevada’s Dessert Before Dinner Gala

Flavors of S’mores to Inspire Competing Chefs this September in the City’s Ultimate Dessert Competition S’mores, America’s favorite campfire treat, will serve as the inspiration for this year’s array of chefs competing in the Girl Scouts of Southern Nevada’s gala, Dessert Before Dinner. Now established as one of the city’s most exciting fundraising events, Dessert Before […]

Destinations for Teens shares back-to-school tips that go beyond the classroom

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Destinations for Teens shares back-to-school tips that go beyond the classroom

Henderson Center advises parents to start now to set teens up for success to avoiding drugs and alcohol this school year Before the bell rings and new books are cracked open, Destinations for Teens advises parents to share their own lessons with their teenage children — how to avoid the temptation of drugs and alcohol […]

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