Henderson Hockey

Poster Henderson, Nevada – Spotlight on the 2020 State of the City address, particularly the news of a proposed hockey arena at the Henderson Pavilion. Preliminary plans call for a remodel of the Pavilion to be the new community facility and ice hockey arena. The new venue will continue to host community events including graduations, …

Lake Mead National Recreation Area

Photo: Parade of Lights Lake Mead National Recreation Area, is the USA’s fifth most popular national park unit with more than 7 million visits a year. With the creation of what would be named Hoover Dam, Lake Mead was first established as the Boulder Dam Recreation Area in 1936, administrated by the National Park Service. …

Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area

Photo: Ron Mader, Visitors Center Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area is located about 15 miles (24 kilometers) west of Las Vegas. History: In 1990 Congress designated Red Rock Canyon National Conservation Area as Nevada’s first National Conservation Area (the seventh to be designated nationally). Today the nearly 200,000 acre park is managed by the Bureau …

Wild Nevada

Photo: Great Basin NP Wilderness / wildlife / biodiversity fans, here is your guide to Wild Nevada, the public lands and the people committed to educating ourselves and taking meaningful actions. We take a deep dive into the 27 state parks, national parks, national monuments, proposed wilderness areas and more. 2020 ICYMI: I sat down …

Henderson, Nevada

Photo: City Hall Arrow Henderson is located in the foothills south and adjacent to Las Vegas. Incorporated in 1953, Henderson is the second largest city in Nevada, known for its parks, biking and hiking trails and master-planned communities. Henderson is certified Playful City USA. Natural World Among our favorite city parks in the world: Cornerstone, …

Seven Magic Mountains

Photo: Natural Vista (2020) Can stacked, day-glo boulders be an inspired roadside attraction? Yes, with free admission. For those visiting (or living in Las Vegas) Seven Magic Mountains has been a go-to, whimsical delight since May 11, 2016. Blue Highway travel meets a kaleidoscope of colors. Hashtags: #7magicmountains #UgoRondinone #JeanDryLake Key Links sevenmagicmountains.com Facebook @nevadaart …

Reno Links

Reno flag Links related to Reno, Nevada presented in somewhat random fashion: Radio KVNV (FM) – Wikipedia Twitter @CityofReno @RenoPublicRadio @ThisIsReno @ByBenSpillman @getoutdoorsnv @BobzienNevada @sundancebooks Bookstores https://www.sundancebookstore.com @sundancebooks Government https://www.reno.gov https://www.facebook.com/cityofreno https://www.reno.gov/community/about-reno/newsroom @CityofReno This is Reno thisisreno.com Solutions Podcast Soundcloud @ThisIsReno Police nhp.nv.gov – @nhpnortherncomm News rgj.com @brianduggan The week ahead: 1. Cover a very …

Clark County, Nevada

Photo: Vaquero There’s no visiting Las Vegas without visiting Clark County and vice-versa. We are big fans of the parks, museums, and tourism corridors. Motto: “Living Relentlessly, Developing Economically!” Channel 1004 on Cox Cable Key Links clarkcountynv.gov Facebook @ClarkCountyNV YouTube Access to government and community Meeting Agendas Newsletters CCTV Live Ethics & Disclosures Guides & …

Downtown Las Vegas

Photo: Eternity Downtown Las Vegas (commonly abbreviated as DTLV) is the central original gambling district and historic center of Las Vegas. Downtown is the heart of the city and one in the midst of a grand renewal. Hashtag: #DTLV Quotes “I’ve been working to walk the walk and be down here. You can’t create density …