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State v. Santa Claus: St. Nicholas in the Courts

State v. Santa Claus: St. Nicholas in the Courts

For those who doubt that Santa Claus is real, and in honor of the Christmas season, here are three cases where men have petitioned—some successfully—to change their name to Santa Claus. By Zachariah B. Parry, attorney at Pickard Parry Pfau. Santa Bob Four days after Christmas, 1999, one Robert Handley, a resident of Franklin County, Ohio, applied […]

‘Tis the Season for Holiday Events at The District at Green Valley Ranch

‘Tis the Season for Holiday Events at The District at Green Valley Ranch

Retail center hosting tree lighting and menorah lighting ceremonies to celebrate the holiday season The District at Green Valley Ranch is bringing holiday cheer with two events to celebrate the season. The lifestyle center hosted a tree-lighting ceremony to welcome the arrival of Santa and will hold a menorah lighting ceremony featuring special performances and […]

Merry Christmas from the Informer Media Group

Merry Christmas from the Informer Media Group

by Debbie Hall Informer Media Group December 25 is recognized as Christmas, the day to acknowledge the birth of Jesus and to celebrate with good news with presents, food and getting together with family and friends as well as helping those less fortunate. While the birth year of Jesus is estimated among modern historians to have been […]

Ready to Propose on Christmas?

Ready to Propose on Christmas?

Genesis Diamonds share some festive ideas for proposing on Christmas! Have a look at Verragio engagement rings and other designs. You don’t have to be of the Christian faith to admit to the fact that Christmas is a great time of year. People are in a better frame of mind as they look forward to […]

Ek Mis Jou My Liefling

Ek Mis Jou My Liefling

By Sharon Chayra Las Vegas Informer There is a scene late in the screen adaption of Jane Austen’s “Pride and Prejudice” where the haughty Mr. Darcy intently strides across a dewy morning field to see the woman who has bewitched his very soul, Miss Elizabeth Bennett. Set in early 19th century England, the story features […]

Jessica Roadhouse Named Golden Gate Hotel & Casino’s 2012 Miss Santa’s Helper

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Jessica Roadhouse Named Golden Gate Hotel & Casino’s 2012 Miss Santa’s Helper

On Dec. 22, Jessica Roadhouse received an early Christmas gift when she won Golden Gate’s 2012 Miss Santa’s Helper contest and a cash prize of $5,000. Dressed in their sexiest Santa’s helper attire, female contestants from all around Sin City acquired holiday tokens from judges using their charm, wit and beauty. Throughout the night, each judge awarded tokens to the […]

The Twelve Days of Informer Christmas

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The Twelve Days of Informer Christmas

by Debbie Hall, contributing writer Las Vegas Informer On the twelfth day of Christmas, my true love gave to me… 12 Informer reporters reporting 11 Informer photogs photographing 10 Informer copy editors editing 9 Informer graphic artists creating 8 Informer broadcasters broadcasting 7 Informer televisions playing 6 Informer radios blasting 5 Golden Informer offices 4 […]

Three Square Food Bank Hosts Mobile Food Pantry for Students at  Edwards Elementary School

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Three Square Food Bank Hosts Mobile Food Pantry for Students at Edwards Elementary School

As the result of a generous gift by an anonymous donor, Three Square Food Bank brought holiday cheer to Edwards Elementary School students and distributed  pre-packed shelf stable bags of food and pallets of produce (totaling 12,000 lbs.) to more than 400 students via a mobile food pantry on Dec. 18. “It was so rewarding […]

Students at Manuel J. Cortez Elementary School Receive Bags of Cheer

Students at Manuel J. Cortez Elementary School Receive Bags of Cheer

The Las Vegas Hospitality Association fourth annual “Fill A Bag With Cheer” operation this year was expanded to include a holiday carnival for the entire student body of 690 students while 300 students grades Pre-K through fifth grade, (93 more children than the previous year), received a bag filled with shoes, sweat suits or warm […]

Great Santa Run Wins “World Santa Challenge” Title Again

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Great Santa Run Wins “World Santa Challenge” Title Again

By Debbie Hall, Contributing Writer Las Vegas Informer In support of Opportunity Village, 9,712 Santas flooded the streets of Town Square, Las Vegas to win the “World Santa Challenge” title for the second year in a row at the eighth annual Las Vegas Great Santa Run.  “We are thrilled by this year’s turnout, as this […]

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