With many Southern Nevadans frustrated by long waits at the Department of Motor Vehicles, Diretor Troy Dillard was compelled to release a press missive concerning the issue.
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The great Mark Twain probably wasn’t the most interesting scribe to set foot in the Virginia City Territorial Enterprise. For my money, none could touch the grand Lucius Beebe when it came to personality behind the pen.
Matt Palance stood in his share of lines in the military, but nothing quite prepared him for the frustrating experience he received during recent trips to the Henderson Department of Motor Vehicles.
After spending the parts of two days waiting in line, Nancy GashoFromm finally had managed to renew her Nevada driver’s license. No one would have blamed her for letting out a victory yell, or collapsing in tears.
Saturday at McMullan’s Irish Pub on Tropicana Avenue during the annual St. Baldrick’s Foundation fundraiser to support childhood cancer treatment, Sheila Whitmore had her head shaved for the seventh consecutive year.
Metro detectives investigating extortion allegations leveled at conservative GOP activist Tony Dane continued on Monday to probe outside Nevada for information.
One of several saving graces of the late Jim Rogers’ just-pressed autobiography, “Now, Let Me Tell You Something…” is that Nevada’s curmudgeonly education champion didn’t take his great wealth with him; he spread it around.
Whether standing up for black Americans or recounting the latest boom town excitement, Thomas Detter’s ride through Nevada history is well worth remembering.
Lynn and Brian McMullan, proprietors of McMullan’s Irish Pub, started the local St. Baldrick’s event and are now marking their ninth year.
Frustration is something DMV front-line employees and their customers have in common these days. Technological changes intended to speed the process of registering vehicles and renewing licenses continue to bog it down.
The Clark County coroner’s office has not yet determined a cause in the late February death of Jon Corchis, a former longtime MGM Grand International financial officer.
The harder the city works to rein in the political fallout from the stadium deal, the worse its supporters look — and the more the issue will matter in the June election
Whether he was patrolling the halls of the Legislature or roaming the backroads of his adopted Silver State, for 37 years Ed Vogel was a remarkably durable and reliable scribe.
Tony Dane, who owns a “robo-call” company that specializes in conservative issues and candidates, this past week fired up another mass message in Assemblyman Chris Edwards’ District 19. Subject: a possible recall.
The sordid little tale of Henderson’s “talk and be terminated” policy was all about protecting Henderson government’s comfortably incestuous status quo.
Nevadans who loathe Tony Dane, and there’s no shortage of them these days, probably hope karma has finally caught up with the conservative political trickster.
The male great horned owl greeted visitors from his perch high in an Austrian pine, where he kept a constant watch on his mate as she nested in a nearby poplar. They are the perennial guests of Muffy and David Vhay, Deer Run’s proprietors and patron saints.
John Moore won a seat in the Assembly in November despite doing little campaigning, less fundraising, and having an outstanding arrest warrant for a traffic offense on file at the City of Las Vegas.
Mayor Carolun Goodman and the other members of the City Council who voted in December to go forward with the $200 million private stadium are probably privately grateful the development has come to an end in February and not closer to election day.
Freddie Glusman had just finished his birthday lunch at the Las Vegas Country Club. He should have felt like celebrating but couldn’t quite pull it off. His best pal had died, and the loss showed on Glusman’s Vegas tan face.
The odds are good even the most perceptive bookmaker didn’t see this turnaround coming: U.S. Sen. John McCain speaking out in favor of expanding legalized sports betting in America.
Whether they dim the neon or have the marquees shout “Reb-els, Reb-els,” there’s no doubt Jerry Tarkanian’s best basketball teams ranked with Sinatra and Elvis in the Las Vegas pantheon of entertainment. He deserves to have his name in lights one more time.
Downtown Project has scored some tangible victories, but many of its entrepreneurial experiments haven’t exactly electrified the bottom line. That may change with the emergence of high-energy Australian businessman Mark Rowland as the CEO of DTP Ventures.
A lot of interesting names showed up as contributors to freshman assemblyman Chris Edwards’ campaign after he was elected and made the decision to vote for John Hambrick for speaker.
It happened during the holidays. She came home from college and was out with friends. She had a couple drinks, and found herself separated from her group. She later woke up in the parking lot. Police were called.