Celebrate the food, sounds and culture of Hawaii and the Pacific Islands during the annual Prince Kuhio Ho’Olaule’A Pacific Island Festival on Saturday and Sunday in Henderson.
n RagTag Entertainment plans to present “Smokey Joe’s Cafe” at 8 p.m. Tuesdays in September at Ovation at Green Valley Ranch Resort, 2300 Paseo Verde Parkway. Tickets are $15 and are available at all Station Casinos locations or at stationcasinos.com. For details, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 280-0481.
Lydia Malcolm served the city as a librarian and volunteer before the town was named Henderson. Three years after she moved to the Basic townsite in 1946, she decided to take her passion for books and become a librarian.
A public notice board erected by the city of Las Vegas at the northeast corner of Sahara Avenue and Hualapai Way says a construction project is being considered, but property owner EHB Inc. says the project is not yet in the planning stage.
Summerlin resident Sharon Grant enjoys creating intricate designs on real eggs, and she’s using her talent as a launching point for the Eggsquisite Las Vegas International Egg Show and Sale, set for Saturday and Sunday at Harrah’s Las Vegas.
Whether it was trying to find a way out of New York City, like Lynn Young, who worked two blocks from the World Trade Center , or trying to provide relief, like Jeffrey Varnes, who directed the disaster relief for the American Red Cross at the United 93 crash site in Shanksville, Pa., the details of Sept. 11, 2001, were long ago, but never forgotten.
Dr. Aslam Abdullah, the imam of Jamia Masjid mosque, can’t forget the morning of 9/11. Just after he finished his morning prayers, he turned on the TV and, to his surprise, saw the events of that day unfold not knowing the price the Islamic community would later pay.
It had rained the previous night, so the morning air was clear and the sky was cloudless. The humidity was very low, and it was one of those exceptionally beautiful late-summer days. On my way to the train, we came over the rise of the Marine Park Bridge and we could see across Brooklyn at the glorious skyline of Manhattan. What a stunning sight before us.