Summerlin

Summerlin, Nevada is an affluent planned community in the Las Vegas Valley. It lies at the edge of the Spring Mountains and Red Rock Canyon, on the western periphery of Las Vegas in unincorporated Clark County. The community occupies 22,500 acres and includes a variety of land uses, including: residential, commercial, recreational, educational, medical, open space, …

Tropicana Avenue (Las Vegas)

Photo: Blue Skies Streets in Vegasland boast the names of classic casinos, some still in operation like the “Tiffany of the Strip” the Trop, aka the world-famous Tropicana Avenue. Join us as we take the slow adventure road trip along the avenue. There are fresh-baked goods, a wetlands park, a pinball hall of fame and …

Vegas Golden Knights

Photo When did we know the Vegas Golden Knights were for real? Everything is Vegas is hyped from the start, but this team outlasted its soft opening and exceeded everyone’s expectations. Bellmare: “We know we are good.” The team has Home Ice Advantage in the Mojave Desert. Hashtags: #VegasBorn Facebook Viewing parties? https://dlvec.com http://cityofhenderson.com/henderson-happenings/henderson-pavilion/henderson-pavilion—open-air-theater Hey …

Las Vegas Airports

Photo: El Vaquero McCarran International Airport consists of 110 aircraft gates at two separate terminal buildings T1 – Terminal 1 & T3 – Terminal 3, each with its own parking garage, ticketing/check-in area, baggage claim, and shopping and dining options. Key Links https://www.mccarran.com https://www.mccarran.com/Airlines https://www.mccarran.com/Terminals https://www.mccarran.com/News Planeta.com Airports Aviation Las Vegas

Next 100 Coalition’s National Summit

Advancing a diverse and inclusive public lands system, this week (May 4-5) the Next 100 Coalition – http://next100coalition.org – hosts a National Summit in Las Vegas, Nevada. Hashtag: #Next100Summit The two-day event convenes grassroots and national leaders to construct a strategic policy agenda that addresses attacks on access and protections of public lands, while growing …

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 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 …

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 …

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 …