Living in Sin City, temptations are around every corner.
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It's the standard sitcom character: the alcoholic friend whose pratfalls signal the laugh track. But alcoholism is no laughing matter for those affected. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services reports that alcohol-related disorders cut across gender, race and other demographic lines. The National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism says that 17.6 million Americans — or about one in every 12 adults — abuse alcohol or are alcohol-dependent.
Jack Dailey came to Las Vegas to help the city and its children deal with the growth of the formerly quiet little town. It's appropriate that the elementary school that bears his name at 2001 E. Reno Ave. now has a garden growing food.
View features photos of pets ready for adoption each week.
Writer and director of UNLV's Center for Gaming Research, David Schwartz,plans to discuss the life of Kirk Kerkorian at 7 p.m. Nov. 5 at the Clark County Library.
"Use your head!" That's what your parents, grandparents, even your teacher says all the time.
Sun City Anthem author MaryAnn Unger's novel "Bits and Pieces" mixes murder, mystery, forensics and a touch of the supernatural in what many may see as an unlikely place: Henderson.
First place: "Good God! That's my husband!"
Vegas PBS is launching a campaign to find photos of five fallen Vietnam veterans to complete Nevada's participation in the national Faces Never Forgotten project before Veterans Day on Nov. 11.
High school and college students can be eligible to win a scholarship of up to $2,500 by hosting an American Red Cross blood drive.
The Las Vegas Firefighters are selling T-shirts to raise money for the Movember Foundation, which raises awareness for men's health issues and supports projects that fight prostate and testicular cancer.
Las Vegas is the type of city where one can find top-notch food for a discount, and restaurants cater to any type of gluttony or 24-hour craving. Yet in an area where prime rib specials dominate the billboards, many herbivores are left wondering — what about us?
There are few foods in this world you could eat every single day without getting bored: pizza, burgers, pasta, tacos. Now you can add sushi burritos to the list.
The Coffee Bean & Tea Leaf is introducing its holiday lineup of seasonal beverages with an open house from 2 to 6 p.m. Nov. 5.
Boom, smack, kapow — the 14th annual Vegas Valley Comic Book Festival is set for 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Nov. 7 at the Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road.
When the weather finally cools in Southern Nevada, garden club action heats up.
The First Friday arts festival is scheduled from 5 to 11 p.m. Nov. 6 at venues throughout the 18b Las Vegas Arts District in downtown Las Vegas, near the intersection of Charleston Boulevard and Main Street.
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Clearly, east valley resident Chuck Klenus isn't afraid of ghosts. In fact, he's giddy when he talks about the many times he's seen a full-body apparition.
Matt "Rambles" Whitehead said audiences should expect the unexpected at his new show "Scream Until Midnight," a late-night spookshow revival set to haunt the Sci Fi Center, 5077 Arville St., from 9:30 p.m. to midnight Nov. 7.
What does former mayor and current (and constant) gin enthusiast Oscar B. Goodman speak about at his Oscar Dinner Series at his namesake restaurant at the Plaza? Anything he wants to.
Doing charity work is party time as far as the nonprofit Fabulous Shoe Night is concerned.