As pets play a larger role in our lives it should come as no surprise when they join us for festive occasions, even so far as dressing up for them. This time of year that means the kids will have to compete against their four-legged friends on Halloween.
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The other day at the dentist’s office, I was having a one-way conversation with my hygienist Rose (she was talking, I was grunting as one does when in the dentist’s chair) about change. Rose’s tradition is that every fall, she makes a change — whether it be a new haircut or the color of her sheets — to keep life interesting.
Edgar Allan Poe and Halloween are enmeshed like cobwebs on a lamppost.
Dear Gail: I read a lot about focal points in rooms, but how do I know what they are in my home? — Kari
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The Badger Cafe is tucked away on Tropicana Avenue just past Spencer Street. Conjoined with the Rum Runner sports bar and separated by a thin glass wall and swinging door, the cozy cafe offers a pleasant small town quality.
From ASCAR Cafe’s tongue-in-cheek name (a play off of NASCAR) to little decor touches such as a Route 66 sign, toy cars and a miniature gas pump, it’s no surprise to learn that the owner also has a car repair business.
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Halloween is the second most popular holiday among collectors of holiday memorabilia. Christmas comes first. But Halloween decorations are in such demand today that there are even mail-order catalogs and pop-up stores that feature nothing but Halloween.
A dog-loving Nebraska trucker took a lost pooch on a long haul back to its family in Arizona.
It’s never too early to start planning Thanksgiving — at your favorite Las Vegas restaurant. Most will be open on Thanksgiving, and many will serve special dishes or menus. Buffets also will feature turkey and other holiday foods.
Google is introducing an application designed to make it easier for its Gmail users to find and manage important information that can often get buried in their inboxes.
The Chefs on Stage demonstrations will occur in four segments Friday, five on Saturday and three on Sunday, but they are far from the only culinary components.
Want to give of yourself? Volunteering is a timely topic as Make A Difference Day is Oct. 25. There are plenty of opportunities in the Summerlin area to get involved depending on your interests.
Make A Difference Day is the nation’s largest day of community service. For more than 20 years, USA Weekend magazine has organized people throughout the country to improve the lives of others.
In honor of Make A Difference Day on Oct. 25, Henderson View set out to profile individuals and organizations dedicated to making a difference in Henderson and its surrounding communities. A desire to advance literacy is the mission of at least two Henderson-based organizations.
From providing holiday meals to working with rape victims, local volunteers are working to inspire and assist their communities.
In celebration of Nevada Day and Craig Ranch Regional Park’s one-year anniversary, recreation fanatics will have an opportunity to gather and explore the vast outdoors of the Mojave Desert.
Being a stay-at-home mom isn’t easy.
Here are a few pop culture tidbits that caught our eye this week.
By engaging the children with hands-on activities, instructor Bonnie Kulwin teaches students about health and kitchen safety while they how learn to cook and bake through classes offered by the city of Henderson.