Nobody was home when a house caught fire in the east Las Vegas Valley Monday morning.
Two places are named for Sumner Grant Stewart in the valley — but not the one you might expect.
The Monson Trail along the northwest edge of the nature preserve at 7050 E. Wetlands Park Lane will be closed between Monday and Thursday to fix damages to the trail and Monson Channel.
Las Vegas High School staff members are ramping up efforts to help homeless students. The school, 6500 E. Sahara Ave., has 65 Title I HOPE (Homeless Outreach Program for Education) students, but there are many more students who don’t qualify but still need a hand up.
They could have been rivals, but Nick Fotheringham and Jonathan Borchetta realized they’d make better business partners. The result is The Nerd, a new nightclub in Neonopolis, 450 Fremont St. “I wanted to do a comic-con-themed venue,” Borchetta said. “It’s a self-indulgence really. I wanted to fill it with cool stuff I liked.”
The woman who died after she was struck by a Metro patrol car in the central valley was crossing the street outside of a marked crosswalk, North Las Vegas police said.
A southeast valley intersection Saturday night was the scene of two separate crashes that left one pedestrian dead and critically injured another. One of the crashes involved a Metro vehicle.
The Clark County coroner has identified the man who died in a Sunday evening rollover crash in the east valley as Cesar Luna, 33.
The crash happened about 7:40 p.m. at the intersection of Tropicana Avenue and Koval Lane.