Lucia Taylor of the Summerlin area remembers jumping trains during her teen years in Pisa, Italy — a small town near Tuscany that bordered the ocean.
Thanks to his quick actions, Spencer Powell is going to get a chance to celebrate his 9th birthday next month. The third-grader survived a scare after being struck by a pickup truck March 3 near The Vistas Park by his west Summerlin home.
Rick Harrison, the star of “Pawn Stars” on the History Channel knows who he is, and his Red Rock Country Club house in Summerlin that he’s put on the market reflects it.
Barring any unforeseen circumstances, 18-year-old Sean Stewart will graduate this May from Shadow Ridge High with a perfect attendance record across 12 years — a total of over 2,000 days.
To help Nevadans improve their credit scores, data analytics company FICO will be hosting a “Score a Better Future” event next week at the College of Southern Nevada.
For five years, Brian Smith, 54, has run a Summerlin-based nonprofit dedicated to informing the public about the history of American mustangs while also preparing the horses for adoption.
Over 200 people crowded the Summerlin Library on March 2 as students from schools across the Las Vegas Valley gathered for a farmers market where they sold harvested fruits and vegetables from their school gardens.
About 20 children sat around a TV screen Feb. 27 listening to Kathryn Tilton, a youth services assistant at the Sahara West Library, present Gross World Records. Tilton went through a series of slides; one showed India’s Radhakant Baijpai, acknowledged as the man with the longest ear-hair on earth. It reaches about 5.2 inches at its longest point.
The utility boxes at various corners across the Sun City Summerlin area should be finished by the end of April.
Michael Crome of the Summerlin area finished 12th out of 23 men at the end of seven marathons in the World Marathon Challenge.
Jayna Hughes of the Summerlin area was 2 when she started dancing, she says. It started with ballet, and by the time she was 11, she was hip-hop dancing on “The Ellen DeGeneres Show” with her dance group Prodigy Dance Crew. On May 4, she’s set to perform in Henderson for the St. Jude Heart of Fashion fundraiser.
A cabana in the backyard of a Summerlin home caught fire Wednesday morning, displacing the family of three who lived there, according to the Las Vegas Fire Department.
Top Ladies of Distinction creates a second Southern Nevada chapter.
The morning of Jan. 27 started like most for Faith Lutheran Middle School and High School senior Mark Wilbourne: on his bicycle. On his way back to his Summerlin-area home, he crashed into the back of a parked SUV, leaving him paralyzed from the chest down.
Las Vegas police responded to a rollover crash in Summerlin Saturday morning.