For the second straight year, Indian casinos nationwide combined for a new annual gaming revenue record, topping $28.13 billion in 2012.
Gov. Brian Sandoval dropped by the Review-Journal last week for a wide-ranging discussion that eventually turned to education.
Clark County School District officials and a wide range of elected officials want more tax money put into public education. They want fully subsidized full-day kindergarten for every child in Southern Nevada and expanded pre-K and early education programs. They want to hire more teachers and specialists. They want pay raises. They want to restore the system’s building maintenance budget. And, eventually, they want new capital revenue to build and renovate schools.
Medical marijuana still makes most local elected officials nervous, despite ample political cover from voters and lawmakers alike.
To the editor:
It appears Tony Gonzalez got out of football at the right time.
Centennial softball coach Mike Livreri was waiting for the right time.
Cue the Spaghetti Western music. A showdown on the track could be brewing.
Orestes Marquetti doubled home George Carmona with two outs in the bottom of the seventh to give Cheyenne’s baseball team a 5-4 win over visiting Valley on Tuesday.
Sarah Murphy’s two-run double capped a three-run rally with two outs in the bottom of the seventh inning and allowed Cimarron-Memorial’s softball team to escape with a 7-6 win over visiting Coronado on Tuesday.