Always write to the most common denominator. General interest, appeal to the masses. That’s what I was told when I started this writing gig.
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Question: After the grapes set their fruit in the next couple of weeks, can the vine be trimmed, or does it need to grow to provide shade and nutrition to the grapes?
“I had a vision,” said Tracey Allyn Cutler, owner and instructor at The Stage Professional Dance and Fitness Studio, 2510 Anthem Village Drive in Henderson. “I wanted to share my passion and joy with other people. No matter how old you are, it’s never too late to learn to dance.”
The Henderson Chamber of Commerce created its I Can Be program to better equip freshmen with a plan that could help them achieve their career goals.
Students at Nevada Stage College are rallying to get the mountain range behind the school officially named Mt. Scorpion.
More than 60 authors responded when Henderson Libraries set out to seek interest in a Local Authors Showcase. To launch the new display, the library plans a meet-and-greet session and author panels March 8.
In “50 Shades of Grades: My Journey Through Wacademia,” Las Vegas author Andrew R. Nixon traces his life path beginning as a mediocre student and navigating through academia to obtain “the ultimate degree in education,” the Ph.D. Nixon was a reluctant student, hardly what he or his teachers considered university material. Yet, his father was determined to push him into college. When a classmate said she was going to Brigham Young University, Nixon devised a scheme to thwart his father’s wishes. For more information on the book, email firstname.lastname@example.org .
Literary highlights this week include book events for “If My Dirty Shoes Could Fly,” “Everyday Las Vegas” and “Marisol McDonald Doesn’t Match.”
Taken to Camp O’Donnell in the Philippines, nurses saved as many American lives as they could with the scant resources they had — despite that the nurses themselves suffered terribly from disease and starvation in the POW camps.
The city of Henderson is seeking entries for its 2014 Henderson Heritage Parade, scheduled at 10 a.m. April 26 on Water Street. The theme is “Let’s Go to the Market,” which celebrates the 15th anniversary of the Henderson Farmers Market.