Q: I found 50 to 100 red and black beetles running around the rocks in my yard while I was pulling weeds. If these numbers are representative, I must have thousands. A friend thinks they may be boxelder bugs, but I don’t have any boxelder trees in my yard. The pictures of boxelder bugs online are similar but do not look exactly like these. So what are they and should I declare war on them and begin spraying?
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She is 14, 5-feet, 7-inches tall and weighs 103 pounds — but don’t let her youthfulness and size fool you. Faith Dillon can kick the you-know-what with the best of them. Earlier this year, the Summerlin resident won the U.S. Open Taekwondo Championship for her age group. It’s another step to her ultimate goal.
After Halloween night, the ghost, goblins and ghouls will still have a home at the year-round HalloweenMart.
There’s a new tavern in town, but its location might look familiar. SG Bar recently opened in the former Sedona location at 9580 W. Flamingo Road, spearheading a high-end brand for Golden Entertainment.
October is anti-bullying month, and local schools and organizations have made efforts to get the word out that the problem is widespread and deeply damaging.
Children gathered Oct. 12 to fly drones during the ninth annual 4-H National Youth Science Day challenge, called Drone Discovery, at Diaz Elementary School.
Fortification Hill, just east of the Hoover Dam on the Arizona side of Lake Mead National Recreation Area, towers about 2,000 feet above Lake Mead’s Boulder Basin. Although it looks impenetrable, there is a short but strenuous route to the top where you will be treated to some of the finest views in the park.
The Family, Fur & Fun Festival brought families and their four-legged friends together Oct. 15 at Exploration Park, 9600 S. Buffalo Drive, in Mountain’s Edge.
The thought of a sushi burrito sounds odd — it’s not quite Mexican or Japanese — but one thing’s for sure: It’s a winning fusion of both.
View rounds up dining events and news from across the Las Vegas Valley, from restaurant openings to special dinners and promotions.