It might seem surprising that the road in North Las Vegas named for Tom Williams, who created that city, is such a short and unheralded thoroughfare. It may be more surprising that an elementary school is also named for the man who championed having as little government as possible in the new city and keeping out black people.
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Solutions for View's crossword and sudoku puzzles, Aug. 13, 2015, editions.
Lone Mountain project to finish earlier than expected
The Rampart Boulevard sewer installation project's major sewer construction components have been completed.
UBS Bloodmobile drives are planned at multiple times and locations around the valley.
Hash House A Go Go is supporting Communities In Schools of Nevada's annual Fill The Bus school supply drive by offering two locations for guests to donate needed items.
Located inside the Montecito Marketplace, Krazy Sushi offers traditional Japanese food, including noodle and rice plates, seaweed salad, miso soup, edamame, age dashi tofu and vegetable tempura. However, the real star is, of course, the sushi.
Echo & Rig Butcher and Steakhouse in Tivoli Village manages to combine the friendliness of your neighborhood butcher with the class of an elegant, yet casual eatery that is focused on — what else? — steak.
I was tipped to Mykonos Greek Cuisine by its owner, who called to tell me there was an authentic Greek restaurant in Sun City Summerlin — the only authentic one in town, she said, although I suspect some of the other Greek restaurants would wish to dispute that.
Fleming's to feature Freemark Abbey Estate at Aug. 14 wine dinner
Maureen Braziel, 69, has been involved in martial arts for 50 years. Her walls are filled with photos and trophies from her pioneering competition career.
One of the epic adventures of the Southwest is hiking the Grand Canyon from rim to rim. This is a tough hike physically, and you'll also need to get camping permits and arrange transportation, but the reward is one of the peak experiences of a lifetime.
Jackie Boor is set to read from and sign "Logan: The Honorable Life and Scandalous Death of a Western Lawman," a book about the life and controversial death of her great-grandfather, three-term Nye County Sheriff Tom Logan.
Solutions for View's crossword and sudoku puzzles, July 30, 2015, editions.
Volunteers are needed to monitor springs in the aptly named Spring Mountains, north of the Las Vegas Valley. Information collected will go to a worldwide database managed by the Springs Stewardship Institute in Flagstaff, Ariz.
When your catchphrase is "This is not your Mama's quilting," you know things are going to have a modern vibe. The Las Vegas Modern Quilt Guild was founded in 2011, and social media has helped it grow to 40 members.
It was just a routine anniversary back on June 19 for Las Vegas Fire and Rescue Station No. 107 in Sun City Summerlin.
Mulch and organic compost available at Research Center
Like Hollywood, the Las Vegas entertainment industry places a strong emphasis on physical appearance.
School campuses or facilities are often dedicated to inspirational individuals, which makes the naming of Blaine W. Thompson Memorial Track so fitting.