Next 100 Coalition’s National Summit

The Next 100 Coalition will host a National Summit on May 4-5, 2018 in Las Vegas, Nevada convening grassroots and national leaders to construct a strategic policy agenda that addresses attacks on access and protections of public lands, while growing the diverse partnerships necessary to promote and implement a more equitable and inclusive public lands …

50th Anniversary Year for Clark County Museum

Photo: 4.20 Party Hashtag: #ClarkMuseum50 History On April 20, 1968, the very first public museum in the Vegas Valley opened in a condemned gymnasium in downtown Henderson. Fifty years later, the Clark County Museum has moved, changed names and become a pre-eminent location for learning the history of Southern Nevada. Coinciding with the anniversary, the …

Las Vegas

Vegas 1921 Mural Author’s note: Viva los slow adventures and responsible, conscious, local travel. As of April 2018, I am 60% pleased with the coverage of Las Vegas and surrounding environs (Las Vegas Land) from Planeta.com. There is room for improvement online as the features document real time changes and upgrades on the ground. Las …

Las Vegas Community Healing Garden

Photo The Las Vegas community has come together to build a new community healing garden as a prompt and thoughtful response to the Oct. 1 tragedy, when a lone gunman massacred 58 individuals and injured 526 more who were attending a music festival. Stonerose Landscapes principals Jay Pleggenkuhle and Daniel Perez designed a memorial garden …

Golden Knights

Golden Knights Home Ice Advantage in the Mojave Desert Hashtags: #VegasBorn Viewing parties? Toshiba Plaza The Park Beerhaus Every casino in Las Vegas. Faves: Borracha Born and Raised City National Arena (Summerlin) Parking? http://www.t-mobilearena.com/plan-your-visit/parking Plan ahead and get all of your @GoldenKnights parking information before it's too late! — T-Mobile Arena (@TMobileArena) April 11, 2018 …

Baseball in Las Vegas

Baseball fans have two great options in Las Vegas – the UNLV rebels and the Las Vegas 51s. UNLV http://www.unlvrebels.com/sports/m-basebl/unlv-m-basebl-body.html https://www.facebook.com/unlvbaseball Hashtag: #UNLVbaseball https://twitter.com/unlvbaseball Tweets by unlvbaseball Tickets http://www.unlvtickets.com/eventInfo/ath/1/rebel-baseball/ Schedule http://www.unlvrebels.com/sports/m-basebl/sched/unlv-m-basebl-sched.html Wilson Stadium The original Roger Barnson Baseball Field has been enhanced by the addition of a first-class 3,000 seat stadium with concessions. No Permit …

UNLV

Photo University of Nevada-Las Vegas (UNLV) is a public research university located in Paradise, Nevada. The 332-acre (134 hectares) campus is located approximately 1.6-mile (2.6 kilometers) east of the Las Vegas Strip and 4.5 miles (7.25 kilometers) from downtown. Key Links https://www.unlv.edu http://maps.unlv.edu http://kunv.org Twitter https://twitter.com/UNLV https://twitter.com/unlvlibraries https://twitter.com/unlvsc https://twitter.com/UNLVMuseum https://twitter.com/UNLVProvost https://twitter.com/UNLVHospitality Most diverse campus https://www.unlv.edu/news/release/us-news-world-report-unlv-most-diverse-campus-nation Thomas & …

Rugby Sevens in Las Vegas

One of the biggest changes in Las Vegas and southern Nevada is the rise of professional and amateur sportsdom. Once a boxing town, Las Vegas is now a boxing, hockey, football, soccer, baseball and rugby town. March 2-4 are the dates for the 2018 Rugby Sevens Tournament. This is a global sporting event that gets …

Vegas Roads

Spotlight on roads and highways in Las Vegas Spotlight on Project Neon Nearly two decades in the making, Project Neon is the largest public works project in Nevada history. Project NEON will widen 3.7 miles of Interstate 15 between Sahara Avenue and the “Spaghetti Bowl” interchange in downtown Las Vegas. It’s currently the busiest stretch …