Broadacres Marketplace

Photo: Blankets Places to visit in Las Vegas … North Las Vegas: Broadacres Marketplace, open three days a week. Fridays, 4pm-11pm, Saturdays and Sundays 6am-5pm. The entrance fee varies with the most expensive admission being Sundays ($2.50). Broadacres combines the spontaneous fun of a swap meet with established stalls. We are fans of the friendly …

Wampanoag

Indigenous Peoples Recommended Listening 11-19-18 The Mashpee Wampanoag’s land battle – Native America Calling Language https://www.cbsnews.com/video/wampanoag-reviving-the-language Wikipedia Wampanoag Planeta.com USA Indigenous Native America Calling Thanksgiving

Stroll ‘N’ Roll 2018

Poster The best things in life are free, family-friendly and generally include opportunities to walk and bike in a safe environment. Such is the case for the Henderson, Nevada which hosts its annual Stroll-N-Roll Saturday, November 17. The 4-hour annual event is a spin so the speak on the Ciclovía phenomenon around the globe. On …

USA 2018

Photo: Navajo Times Our rolling coverage of the USA in 2018 presented in somewhat random fashion: November 6 USA 2018 Midterms Trade War https://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trade-china-grains-idUSKCN1NQ0GA Mueller https://www.theatlantic.com/amp/article/576373/ https://www.latimes.com/opinion/op-ed/la-oe-litman-mueller-probe-blockbuster-developments-20181120-story.html https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2018/nov/23/robert-mueller-profile-donald-trump-russia-investigation September https://www.washingtonpost.com/amphtml/politics/a-demand-from-texas-voters-in-the-era-of-trump-compassion/2018/08/30/f26cc678-a077-11e8-83d2-70203b8d7b44_story.html https://amp.theguardian.com/film/2018/aug/31/active-measures-film-documentary-russia-trump August pic.twitter.com/ARfOKDFOvm — #Leunig Cartoons (@leunigcartoons) August 20, 2018 July 2018 July 17: 1 October – Amazon.com – Blockbuster – Cold Case – Collision …

Bicycle Transit Systems

Logo Elsewhere on the Web Bicycle Transit Systems – bicycletransit.com – founded in 2013, aims to be the world leader in bike share system implementation and operation. Leveraging over 25 years of experience in sustainable transportation, Bicycle Transit Systems brings a new approach to the planning, implementation and operation of bike share systems. With technical …

Austin’s Blue Index

Austin, Texas – Blue Index – https://www.facebook.com/blueindexaustin – is participatory research project designed to gather feedback on 30+ waterscapes through capturing people’s emotional response to water and photography. Blue Index markers are next to the most treasured water sources around town — from Lady Bird Lake to Big Stacey and Pease Park. Find a station, …

Las Vegas Weather

Photo Key Links National Weather Service – @NWSVegas National Weather Service: Extended Forecast Tweets by NWSVegas Hashtag: #nvwx Elsewhere on the Web Weather Channel: Today’s Forecast Weather Channel 10 Day Forecast Weather Underground https://www.lasvegasnow.com/interactive-radar https://lasvegassun.com/weather FYI – The official rainfall record is kept at McCarran International Airport Air Quality http://www.clarkcountynv.gov/airquality/monitoring/Pages/default.aspx http://redrock.clarkcountynv.gov/forecast/ http://airquality.clarkcountynv.gov/cgi-bin/aqi_map.pl Tweets by CCAirQuality …

USA 2018 Midterms

Photo: Vote Rolling coverage of the 2018 midterm elections in the USA: Live Coverage https://fivethirtyeight.com/live-blog/2018-election-results-coverage https://www.politico.com/election-results/2018/election-day-live-updates-analysis/nov-6 https://www.nbcnews.com/politics/elections/live-blog/live-blog-midterm-election-2018-updates-news-analysis-n930691 Headlines The GOP’s 2018 Autopsy: Democracy Is Our Enemy https://fivethirtyeight.com/features/trumps-base-isnt-enough five-energy-and-environment-ballot-questions-to-watch therevelator.org/environmental-ballot-initiatives important-science-issues-every-state North Dakota https://www.publicintegrity.org/2018/10/30/22398/north-dakota-voter-id-law-backlash Lots of news outlets are jumping on the North Dakota voter ID story these days. But there's some larger context that's important. …

Haverford College

Elsewhere on the Web Haverford College https://www.haverford.edu About Haverford Facts and Stats https://www.facebook.com/haverfordcollege https://www.youtube.com/user/haverfordedu Spotlight Dizhsa Nabani Twitter https://twitter.com/haverfordedu Tweets by haverfordedu Embedded Tweets "Words lead to stories which lead to other stories." Yesterday at @haverfordedu, Moisés Garcías de Guzmán, representing @cetis124 @CETISTLACOLULA, shared about the Voces del Valle project and other collaborations with linguists. …

Talk the Walk Downtown

Photo: Walk Las Vegas, November 1, 7pm – Richard Hooker, a cultural urbanist and co-owner of Las Vegas Pop Culture Tours, narrated a lively and educational slide show about his popular Downtown walking tour. Free! Jewel Box Theater at Clark County Library. Questions What is the status of walking tours in downtown Las Vegas? The …