Restaurants across the Las Vegas Valley are planning Easter dining specials.
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A local military unit, made up of Summerlin residents and one from Centennial Hills, is set to bring the fight against national hunger to the Las Vegas Valley. The unit plans to pedal its way from San Francisco’s Golden Gate Bridge to Las Vegas, starting in late May, to raise money for Three Square food bank.
After a long day at work, Henderson resident Joseph Weinberg plays with his son Beckett on a swing at Cactus Wren Park, 2900 Ivanpah Drive, exchanging smiles and laughter.
A celebration of the past breathed excitement, support and love into Congregation Ner Tamid.
Answers to Sudoku and crossword puzzles from Feb. 26, 2015, View editions.
Instead of gifts for her birthday, second-grader Symphony Devine asked for donations to Lake Mead Christian Academy’s Capital Campaign for the expansion of the North Campus. A donation of $345 was presented to the academy on Jan. 29.
More than 2,400 infants are born prematurely each year in the Las Vegas Valley. The city is now home to the state’s first High Risk Infant Follow-up program in the recently opened Foundation for Positively Kids Neopediatric clinic, 2480 E. Tompkins Ave.
Recent Henderson transplant Bill Kuncewicki drew from his parents’ experiences surviving the terror in Eastern Europe during WWII to write the romantic novella “One Day One Moment One Breath.”
Literary happenings coming up include an event for “Westside School Alumni Stories” and visits by Obert Skye and Steve Jenkins.
When teenager Alice Mitchell met slightly younger Freda Ward at the Higbee School for Young Ladies in Memphis, nobody was surprised that they became close. In the 1890s, it was common for “proper American women” to enjoy friendships with other women that included sleepovers and deeply affectionate gestures. In Memphis, they called it “chumming,” and it was perfectly normal. But Alice and Freda took their friendship further: They fell in love.
PUBLIC INPUT REQUESTED ON LAKE MEAD RATE CHANGES
It’s become common to find mopeds sharing the same lanes as cars, despite two-wheeled vehicles’ ability to achieve speed limits designed for their four-wheeled counterparts.
View Neighborhood News readers send photos of their pets and everyday lives, and View features photos of pets ready for adoption each week. To submit a photo, email View copy editor Anne King at firstname.lastname@example.org or mail to View, C/O Anne King, 1111 W. Bonanza Road, Las Vegas, NV 89125. Photos cannot be returned, and due to the high volume, they are often scheduled a month or two in advance.
SPIKE IN PEDESTRIAN DEATHS PROMPTS STATE-FUNDED ROAD PROJECTS
View Nieghborhood Newspapers editorial cartoon, Feb. 26, 2015, by F. Andrew Taylor.
From a pond habitat collage on a bulletin board to drawings of trout in the hallways, there’s something fishy happening at Pinecrest Academy, 1360 S. Boulder Highway.
Education briefs from across the Las Vegas Valley
Health-related news and events from across the Las Vegas Valley.
Imagine there’s a bar that allows you to play Pac-Man, Frogger, Donkey Kong and various other game consoles for free while waiting for your food or enjoying a beer. Well, lucky for you, such a place does not exist only in your imagination — it’s in Henderson.
Dining events and news from across the valley.
Five children in blue uniforms run around the room at the Shaolin Tai Chi Cultural Center, practicing their poses and punches before class.
Years ago, the Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada had a thriving basketball league for children. Then it dwindled until it stopped about six or seven years ago. Now, the organization is bringing it back.
Answers to Sudoku and crossword puzzles from Feb. 19, 2015, View editions.