Sun City Summerlin is adding more brown to its landscaping. The retirement community is taking a proactive stance on water use in light of the drought.
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The final open house to take resident input on the Spring Valley Land Use Plan was held July 31 at the Desert Breeze Community Center. The plan is to address proposed development in Spring Valley, a community of roughly 22,865 acres.
Patrons at the Suncoast got a treat July 10 — young talent in the form of brothers Diego and Santiago LaRochelle, who performed in the “Suncoast Variety Show.”
You probably know some of the signs that can signal the onset of diabetes, such as a pot belly or losing feeling in lower extremities. But there are other signs to watch out for: lethargy, thirst and dry, itchy skin.
Education briefs from across the Las Vegas Valley
Read about news and events from across the Summerlin area.
You can’t imagine how I felt when the woman from the Nevada Department of Wildlife said that coyotes live in every state of the continental union. Moreover, “they flourish throughout the entire state of Nevada, including urban areas such as Las Vegas and Reno.”
Health-related news and events from across the Las Vegas Valley.
Maru’s offers Italian fare with an extensive menu and attention to detail. The long noodle pastas, for example, are made on site, as are the sauces and dressings.
Dining events and news from across the valley.
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 email@example.com 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.
If you like playing cards and are interested in finding others who share your hobby, you might want to check out the Spring Mountain Bridge Club. It was founded by Charlene Mintz in 1997. Her sister, Rhoda Walsh, is a world champion card player who got Mintz involved in the game.
From hiking to cruises, View Neighborhood Newspapers explores activities available at nearby Lake Mead National Recreation Area.
Answers to Sudoku and crossword puzzles from Aug. 14, 2014, View editions.
Find things to do across the Summerlin area.
COOPERATIVE EXTENSION PLANS JUNIOR MASTER GARDENER OPEN HOUSE
Literary events this will include a romance writers meeting featuring Chris Marie Green and a teen book club meeting with a visit from “Killing Ruby Rose” author Jessie Humphries.
You’ll make new friends at school, maybe even a new best friend, but be careful what you ask for. In the new book “First Day at Zoo School” by Sarah Dillard, Alfred’s new BFF is B-A-D.
Clark County schools open in a few weeks, but for many new teachers, the first big event of the school year is set to happen during orientation for new teachers Aug. 13 and 14 at a resort on the Strip.
Steven M. Merkes of Las Vegas earned a Masters of Business Degree in International Business from the University of Phoenix on June 7. Merkes is the husband of Maria Merkes and father of Reuben and Shimon Merkes.
The state law making cellphone use while driving illegal has been in effect more than 18 months, and while many people may know that the fine for a first offense is $50, what is perhaps less common knowledge is that fees attached by area municipalities can increase it significantly.
PILATES FOR POLICE PLANNED THROUGH AUGUST
It’s been said that when a parent dies, you lose the past. When a child dies, you lose the future.