Superintendent Dwight Jones’ selection for the next deputy superintendent for instruction is a native of Mexico who has seen how education can “lift a family out of poverty.”
The Sign Design Theatre Company now has more than 150 children participating in the nonprofit group’s programs for hearing and deaf children.
Musician Jie Bu has a dream — that children across the Las Vegas valley will have the opportunity to pursue their interests in the arts, including music, drama and dance, all under one roof. That’s especially true with the early April opening of the Nevada Arts Academy, 6072 S. Durango Drive.
Could hibernating squirrels help reawaken the Las Vegas economy? Diversification has become the favorite buzzword for weaning the valley from the reliance on tourism and construction that has proven so painful during the past three years.