When it comes to stocking classrooms with supplies, teachers still dig into their own pockets. A new survey from the National School Supply & Equipment Association found that American public school teachers spend, on average, about $485 of their own money on school supplies for their classrooms each year.
Literary events set for this week include Las Vegas Review-Journal political columnist Steve Sebelius interviewing former Gov. Bob Miller about Miller’s memoir “Son of a Gambling Man: My Journey from a Casino Family to the Governor’s Mansion” at 7 p.m. Sept. 5 at the Clark County Library, 1401 E. Flamingo Road, as part of a Vegas Valley Book Festival preview event.
For many people, The Arts Factory is the 18b Arts District. Owner Wes Myles bought the building in 1992, gave it its name and started encouraging arts.
When the moon hits your eye like a big pizza pie, that’s amore of the San Gennaro Feast.
The Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada’s Viva Bike Vegas 2013 Gran Fondo Pinarello is set to return to the Strip Sept. 21.
In the Jewish religion, 13 holds special significance. In Summerlin, 13 is significant in another way. This year marks Temple Beth Sholom’s 13th year of hosting its L’Dor V’Dor outreach program, which opens its doors to homebound and assisted living seniors for a free luncheon.
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