Every second Tuesday, you’ll find Hydrant Club owner Cathy Brooks at Barkyard at the Bunkhouse from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. and Doggie Date Night from 6 to 9 p.m. Every third Wednesday, she is at the Downtown Container Park.
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Lauren Ruuska of Las Vegas made the fall 2014 dean’s list at the University of Nevada, Reno’s College of Agriculture, Biotechnology and Natural Resources. She is the daughter of Ron Ruuska and is a graduate of Centennial High School.
Dr. Adam Schwartz of Center For Sight had good and bad news for Sun City Summerlin residents concerned about cataracts during a Jan. 8 Lunch & Learn event. The bad news: Virtually everyone will get cataracts. The good news: Medical advancements mean laser surgery is now available.
Answers to Sudoku and crossword puzzles from March 12, 2015, View editions.
In 1982, at 30, Vickie Franks hit a low point in her life and attempted suicide. Instead of hearing a shot when she pulled the trigger, she is convinced she heard a voice telling her, “Don’t do it, Jesus loves you.”
Few know the truth about Josephine Baker’s life. Author Peggy Caravantes admits that she “struggled” in researching this memoir — and that admission, right from the beginning, sets the tone of “The Many Faces of Josephine Baker.”
Las Vegas literary happenings this week include the Clark County Library’s Spring Fling Book Fair.
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.
SUMMERLIN AMATEUR GOLF EVENT PLANNED
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It’s not unusual for The Smith Center for the Performing Arts to have a full house, but it isn’t every day that hundreds of audience members pour into the theater at once to fill the room to capacity.
Auto racing is a multibillion dollar industry involving a bevy of professionals ensuring a certain level of safety. Street racing is a crime involving little or no regard for safety and can put participants on the wrong side of the law in several ways.
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FREEDOM HOUSE AIMS TO RAISE $600,000 TO MATCH PLEDGED FUNDS
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Health-related news and events from across the Las Vegas Valley.
Known for its over-the-top “twisted farm food,” Hash Hash a Go Go started offering its brunch menu 24/7 at its newest Henderson location, which took over the former Tony Roma’s Feb. 23.
Dining events and news from across the valley.
On Feb. 3, Katherine “Dolly” Hetrick retired after working for 22 years at Hancock Fabrics. She took a few days to do some sewing, spend some time with friends and take care of a few household chores. On Feb. 6, she jumped out of an airplane.
Answers to Sudoku and crossword puzzles from March 5, 2015, View editions.
As of Feb. 11, the Southern Nevada Health District had identified four cases of measles, the first confirmed in Clark County since 2011.
Abel Edossa was named the 2015 Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada Youth of the Year against five finalists and received a $1,000 scholarship. Being named Youth of the Year is the highest honor a Boys & Girls Clubs member can receive. Edossa is a senior at Rancho High School, where he is enrolled in the Medical Academy. As a 10-year member of the Boys and Girls Clubs, he has dedicated his time serving the community through the Keystone Club and working as a tutor for Andson Academics.