California has some of the strictest gun laws in the nation, but the man accused of killing three people at the Gilroy Garlic Festival was able to purchase a semi-automatic rifle across the border in Nevada.
Other events include meeting a local author at book signing, First Friday in the Arts District.
The Clark County coroner’s office has identified the body found inside a burning car on Hollywood Boulevard and Desert Inn Road as Santiago Alejandro Valdez.
In town hall-style meetings in Las Vegas, university officials seek to reassure nervous parents — with limited success.
Students participated in the Derfelt Back-to-School event on Wednesday at Defelt Senior Center at 3343 W. Washington Ave.
The installation is part of about 4,000 barriers to protect pedestrians along more than 4 miles of the Strip.
An official of the company bidding to buy the historic Moulin Rouge site remained optimistic his group would soon demonstrate its financial wherewithal, blaming the hiccup on a lender changing the schedule of the wire transfer.
Clinton Ryan, the North Las Vegas assistant police chief, resigned July 24, four days after he was arrested on suspicion of driving under the influence.
Police are seeking the public’s assistance in locating a man suspected of stealing a purse while the victim played slots at a western Las Vegas Valley casino.
Kelly Roth founded the festival in 1999 alongside Kyla Quintero, a Strip dancer and choreographer he knew. The festival gave dancers a place to express themselves, Roth said.