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“Zodaccia: Realms of Chaos,” a fantasy book by Las Vegas author Justin Hill, introduces readers to a war between good and evil in a realm invisible to the human eye in a reality parallel but separate from Earth. Hill plans to sign copies of the book at 1 p.m. Nov. 29 at the 567 N. Stephanie St. Barnes & Noble. An excerpt of the book can be found at zincreality.com.
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Henderson calendar highlights include a CD release party for Barry Black’s “Lost and Found” and a homecoming benefit concert by The Filharmonic.
Eager shoppers may be wondering when more retail is coming to the area near Tivoli Village and Boca Park. Since it was announced in early 2011, nearby Las Vegas Renaissance has yet to break ground.
Linda Lister , director of UNLV Opera, is the 2014 winner of the American Prize in Directing, for “Sancta Susanna” and “Suor Angelica.” Lister was selected from applications reviewed this summer from across the United States. The American Prize is a series of nonprofit competitions designed to recognize and reward the best performing artists, ensembles and composers in the United States based on submitted recordings.
More than 3,400 cases of child abuse or neglect were substantiated in Nevada in 2013, according to Amanda Haboush-Deloye, director of programs at Prevent Child Abuse Nevada.
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With Thanksgiving just around the corner, various Summerlin-area churches are gearing up to help the less fortunate throughout the city. Among them is Word of Life Christian Center, which has been putting together holiday dinner baskets for the past 30 years for its Thanksgiving Caring program.
People with gastroesophageal reflux disease know the symptoms all too well — heartburn, regurgitation, chest pain and trouble sleeping or swallowing. Those who turn to Dr. Pankaj K. Bhatnagar for help in managing their symptoms now have a new option: Transoral Incisionless Fundoplication.
St. Rose Dominican Hospitals rolled out a patient ambassador program in April at its three campuses. Its Siena and San Martin campuses, at 3001 St. Rose Parkway and 8280 W. Warm Springs Road, are actively seeking volunteers.
The smell of pancakes and sausages wafted on the air as dozens of Sun City residents arrived at the Pinnacle Community Center parking lot Oct. 13. Hosted by the Sun City Security Patrol, the free breakfast was one of the events planned to celebrate the community’s 25th anniversary.
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Commonwealth and Park on Fremont owners Ryan Doherty, Justin Weniger and Kenna Warner are at it again, only this time in Henderson with Whist Stove & Spirits. The trio, which also runs Blvd. Cocktail Company at The Linq, opened Whist in late October.
Biscuits Cafe arrived in Las Vegas in the spring after starting in the Pacific Northwest. Breakfast and lunch are served in an oversized, contemporary space.
Throw out your preconceived notions of how a sandwich shop operates when you step into Which Wich. Paper bags, markers and doodling are all part of the ordering fun.
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Towering at 7 feet tall and equipped with a crude sense of humor, Mark Weitz’s Halloween spirit shines year-round, performing as the Alien Warrior Comedian at venues, competitions and festivals across the nation.