United Way of Southern Nevada brightened the holidays of more than 2,000 needy families this week with the help of a generous Secret Santa who donated $1 million to the charity.
Family and friends remembered Stanley LaVon Gibson on Friday as a patriotic Gulf War veteran, a loving but troubled husband, brother, son and uncle, and a Las Vegas black man whose death at the hands of police they hope will spur reforms involving the use of deadly force.
Cool and calm, Southern Highlands resident Shelly Wakefield breezed through the Galleria at Sunset.
A mountain of 152 gifts buries the Nunes family’s Christmas tree, stirring up images of Santa crash landing in the living room. Small gifts, large gifts. Some too big to be wrapped, like bicycles.