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Clark County child deaths decline

Child deaths in Clark County have dropped by about 29 percent since 2008, according to a report released Monday, with significant declines in suicides and weapons’ fatalities.

State officials investigating abrupt closure of KE Medical Group

Dangerous drugs left in the offices of the KE Medical Group that abruptly closed earlier this month — leaving hundreds of patients without health care — have been confiscated by state authorities, according to Doug Cooper, executive director of the Nevada State Medical Board.

‘Welcome to Las Vegas’ sign to go solar

A solar tree to power the iconic “Welcome to Las Vegas” sign should be in place by early 2014.

New children’s book blends holiday traditions into heartwarming tale

You love getting presents — but do you know how much fun it is to give them? In the new book, “Boris and Stella and the Perfect Gift” by Dara Goldman, you’ll see that giving is sometimes better than getting.

Grant helps centers provide families with a map to meal mastery

HopeLink, East Valley Family Services, Olive Crest and Boys & Girls Clubs of Southern Nevada’s West Las Vegas location teamed up to apply for a grant from Nevada’s Department of Health and Human Services to focus on recurring byproducts of poverty such as food insecurity.

Literary Las Vegas: Robert Ries

Retired business professor Robert Ries shares research into the Kennedy assassination in his book “Who Really Killed Kennedy? The Conspiracy.”

Trifecta Gallery hosts weekly discussions for art lovers

Marty Walsh, co-owner and manager of the Trifecta Gallery, decided to try something different: Instead of having people come in to just look at art, at 7 p.m. Thursdays, the gallery hosts its One Night Only discussion program.

Museum looks toward future after gaining national status

On the last day of 2011, the Atomic Testing Museum adjusted its name to match its new status. The facility is now the National Atomic Testing Museum, and it is one of only 37 national museums in the country.

Book Briefs, Nov. 19-25, 2013

This week’s literary event highlights include an announcement that Jim Rogers and his wife, Beverly, have made a $10 million commitment to support the expansion of literary programming in the Black Mountain Institute.