Q: I was very interested in a recent article about adding ammonium sulfate to one’s lawn to keep it green. Can I do this all summer long, every eight weeks?
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Q: My evergreen oak tree is more than 20 years old. Some of the leaves are turning yellow and dropping. While there is some new growth, it is not as vigorous as prior years. The tree is on drip irrigation and gets a deep watering twice a month. There is a 5-foot circle underneath with no rock. It also was deep-root fertilized in February by a commercial company.
When Donna Maguire wasn’t busy with her marketing job, she spent much of her time caring for family and helping to raise her sister’s three boys. One of them became ill and died at age 31. Even though she knew his passing was inevitable, Maguire said the loss drained her and left her numb.
It’s hard to imagine that the 1989 dark comedy “Heathers” — featuring teen suicide, underage sex and a high school kid murdering people and plotting to blow up his school — as a musical, but it is, and it’s scheduled to be performed April 7-30 at the Onyx Theatre.
Capt. Ken Young of the Clark County School District Police Department said situations arise that warrant a school go into lockdown more often than one might think.
According to the Lung Cancer Foundation of America, in Nevada, an estimated 1,700 residents will be diagnosed with the disease this year. To help combat it, the inaugural Las Vegas Free to Breathe 5K Run/Walk is planned for April 23 at Sunset Park, 2601 E. Sunset Road, to raise money for funding research.
Started as a fast-casual eatery, both Las Vegas Valley locations of Market Grille Cafe are now full-service, sit-down restaurants.
View rounds up dining events and news from across the Las Vegas Valley, from restaurant openings to special dinners and promotions.
Find events happening in the Summerlin area and around the Las Vegas Valley.
View features photos of pets ready for adoption each week. Contact each individual agency for more information.
Las Vegas Valley residents’ awards and achievements
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View rounds up education briefs from across the Las Vegas Valley, including school news and scholarship information.
News and event information from around the Las Vegas Valley.
Readers of Las Vegas author Bonnie J. Snowden’s fantasy novel learn from the start that Ankh is born of two worlds, an abomination as far as Queen Mira is concerned. And it is only the queen who can reveal the truth behind Ankh’s mother’s gifts and a vindictive ruler’s curse.
Find book signings and writing events throughout the Las Vegas Valley.
There’s a place in the northwest where cats with chronic illnesses can live out the rest of their lives in peace. The felines are treated to love and care inside a specialized sanctuary at the Poppy Foundation inside the Bonanza Cat Hospital, 6620 Sky Pointe Drive, home to 150 cats, most of which require medication and constant care.
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Stacey Ranieri keeps a saying from Bob Marley tacked in front of her at her office desk: “You never know how strong you are until being strong is the only choice you have.” The Summerlin-area resident operates Ranieri Construction and was inspired to become a contractor thanks to a man she met, and eventually married, in the 1970s.
They were the darlings of the skies in a job that had them jetting off to exotic locales, flirting with celebrities and catering to the rich who flew only first class. They were flight attendants — still known as “stewardesses” back then — and a handful recently met at Tommy Bahama in Town Square Las Vegas.
For those who intend to start a nonprofit, Diana Morgan, director of development at the Discovery Children’s Museum, offers this advice: Make sure no one else is doing what you’re trying to do.