R. Gardner Jolley of Jolley Urga Woodbury & Little Receives State Bar of Nevada Presidential Award

Jolley Urga Woodbury & Little announced that R. Gardner Jolley was one of the recipients of the Presidential Award from the State Bar of Nevada.

Las Vegas – Jolley Urga Woodbury & Little Attorneys at Law announced that firm co-founder R. Gardner Jolley was one of the recipients of the Presidential Award from the State Bar of Nevada. Mr. Jolley was recognized for his leadership and work in bringing honor and integrity to the legal profession. Mr. Jolley, who co-founded Jolley Urga… [More...]

The Vegas PBS Women’s Engagement Council Awarded National PBS Development Award

The Vegas PBS Women’s Engagement Council recently received the national PBS Development Award for its work in educating on issues affecting women and girls.

Las Vegas – The Vegas PBS Women’s Engagement Council recently received the national PBS Development Award in the “Innovation” category for its work in educating the community on issues affecting women and girls, including human trafficking, the health and well-being of young girls and women who have made an impact in Southern Nevada. Established in 2013,the… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Hires Physical Therapist Kayla A. Rowzee

Las Vegas –Matt Smith Physical Therapy recently hired Physical Therapist Kayla A. Rowzee, MOT, OTR/L. Prior to joining Matt Smith Physical Therapy, Rowzee served as Lead Occupational Therapist at Kindred Healthcare/RehabCare’s Heritage Hall Skilled Nursing Facility. She has also served as the Lead Occupational Therapist at the Kaleidoscope After-School Program for Monongalia County Schools, W.Va. Rowzee… [More...]

Lori Lea Elected President of Southern Nevada Public Television

Vegas PBS announced Lori Lea as the new President of SNPT, which provides volunteer, financial, marketing and advocacy support for the television station.

Las Vegas – Vegas PBS announced the appointment of Lori Lea as the new President of Southern Nevada Public Television (SNPT), which provides volunteer, financial, marketing and advocacy support for the television station. She has been a member of the board for more than seven years and previously served as Vice President and Secretary. Lea is founding… [More...]

‘15th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza’ to Benefit Pediatric Program and Families in Need Program at Nathan Adelson Hospice

Nathan Adelson Hospice is gearing up for its 15th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza to benefit the Pediatric Program and Families in Need Program.

Las Vegas – Nathan Adelson Hospice, the largest non-profit hospice in Nevada, is gearing up for its 15th Annual Wine & Food Tasting Extravaganza from 5:30 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 9 to benefit the hospice’s Pediatric Program and Families in Need Program. Community members and supporters are invited to sample popular wines and delectable cuisine… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Hires Physical Therapist Michelle L. Nalepa

Las Vegas –Matt Smith Physical Therapy recently hired Physical Therapist Michelle L. Nalepa, MPT, who will be joining the company’s clinic located at 3155 W. Craig Rd., Suite 140 in North Las Vegas. Prior to joining Matt Smith Physical Therapy, Nalepa worked as a Staff Physical Therapist at Sky Lakes Outpatient Rehabilitation, in Klamath Falls, Ore. She has… [More...]

Vegas PBS Announces Annie Emprima-Martin as Veterans Coordinator for Workforce Training & Economic Development

Vegas PBS has announced the appointment of Annie Emprima-Martin as its new Veterans Coordinator.

  (Las Vegas) – Vegas PBS has announced the appointment of Annie Emprima-Martin as its new Veterans Coordinator.  A member of the station’s Workforce Training & Economic Development division, Emprima-Martin is responsible for working with individuals, educators, government entities, non-profits, and business and industry enterprises to connect veterans to educational services, military friendly employment opportunities,… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Hires Occupational Therapist Tonya Dubin

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Hires Occupational Therapist Tonya Dubin Las Vegas –Matt Smith Physical Therapy recently hired Occupational Therapist Tonya Dubin, MS, OTR/L. Prior to joining Matt Smith Physical Therapy, Dubin completed her clinical rotations with the practice. She also completed a clinical rotation at Aventura Hospital in Aventura, Fla. Dubin received a Bachelor of Science… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Hires Occupational Therapist David McCombs

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Hires Occupational Therapist David McCombs Las Vegas –Matt Smith Physical Therapy recently hired Occupational Therapist David McCombs, MS, OTR/L. Prior to joining Matt Smith Physical Therapy, McCombs worked as an Acute Care Occupational Therapist for the Valley Health Systems. He’s also worked for the Silver Hills Health Care Center locally. McCombs received… [More...]

Jolley Urga Woodbury & Little Announces Barbara Yamamoto as Office Administrator

Jolley Urga Woodbury & Little Attorneys at Law announced the appointment of Barbara Yamamoto as the firm’s Office Administrator.

Las Vegas - Jolley Urga Woodbury & Little Attorneys at Law announced the appointment of Barbara Yamamoto as the firm’s Office Administrator. In her new position, Ms. Yamamoto will oversee daily operations and manage administrative staff. Prior to joining Jolley Urga Woodbury & Little, Ms. Yamamoto served as Office Administrator for The Marks Law Group in… [More...]

Jojo Ruiz Hired as Senior Job Captain for EV&A Architects

EV&A Architects, a Las Vegas-based architecture firm, announced the addition of Jojo Ruiz to the EV&A team. Ruiz has been named senior job captain.

Las Vegas – EV&A Architects, a Las Vegas-based architecture firm, announced the addition of Jojo Ruiz to the EV&A team. Ruiz has been named senior job captain. With more than 34 years of project experience, Ruiz has extensive knowledge of the architectural industry. He has worked on many Southern Nevada projects, including Sunrise Hospital, UNLV College of Health… [More...]

Vegas PBS Announces Local Winner in PBS Kids Writers Contest

Vegas PBS announced local winner Oniana Boulware has been selected as a first place national winner in the annual PBS KIDS Writers Contest.

Las Vegas Student Named Finalist in National Writing Contest Las Vegas – Vegas PBS announced local winner Oniana Boulware has been selected as a first place national winner in the annual PBS KIDS Writers Contest. The contest was designed to promote the advancement of children’s literacy skills through hands-on, active learning. Boulware, who is a student at Mabel Hoggard… [More...]

Dunkin’ Donuts Las Vegas Franchisees Partner with The Shade Tree to Hold School Supplies Drive for Shelter Children

Items Collected during drive will help supply the shelter’s annual “Back to School Shopping” event WHAT:             Dunkin’ Donuts franchisees are extending a helping hand by hosting a school supplies drive for The Shade Tree. Beginning on August 1 and running through August 14, 2014, guests can donate school supplies to any of the Southern Nevada Dunkin’… [More...]

Vegas PBS Appoints Catherine Francisco Underwriter of Corporate Sponsorships

Catherine Francisco has joined Vegas PBS as Underwriter of Corporate Sponsorships.

Las Vegas – Catherine Francisco has joined Vegas PBS as Underwriter of Corporate Sponsorships. In her new position, Francisco will be responsible for building support for diverse Vegas PBS television and outreach programs and special events. Before joining the Vegas PBS team, Francisco was an account manager for Greenspun Media Group, which included Vegas TV, Las Vegas… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Hires Physical Therapist Heather Black Darby

Las Vegas – Matt Smith Physical Therapy recently hired Physical Therapist Heather Black Darby, MSPT, SCS, CSCS, who will be joining the company’s clinic located at 727 N. Nellis Blvd. Black Darby brings more than 14 years of experience in the field of physical therapy to Matt Smith Physical Therapy. Prior to joining the company,… [More...]

New Dunkin’ Donuts Restaurant to Open in Southwest Las Vegas

Dunkin’ Donuts announced that it will open a new restaurant in Las Vegas at 3481 S. Durango Drive on Tuesday, July 15.

Grand Opening Celebration to Include Medium Iced – or Hot – Coffee for Only .50 Cents Las Vegas - Dunkin’ Donuts, America’s all-day, everyday stop for coffee and baked goods, announced that it will open a new restaurant in Las Vegas at 3481 S. Durango Drive (on the corner of Durango and Spring Mountain Road) on Tuesday, July… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Offers Dry Needling Technique

Las Vegas – Those in pain now have one more option available to help relieve what ails them at Matt Smith Physical Therapy. The therapy practice offers Trigger Point Dry Needling, a technique that uses a fine filament needle to deactivate or shut down painful or knotted areas in muscles. At Matt Smith Physical Therapy,… [More...]

NetEffect Merges with uptimeLV

NetEffect and uptimeLV, two of the leading computer and information technology support and consulting service providers, announced the companies have merged

LAS VEGAS  – NetEffect and uptimeLV, two of the leading, Las Vegas-based, computer and information technology support and consulting service providers, announced the companies have merged.  The company will retain the NetEffect name, and the merger will make NetEffect the largest Managed Services Provider in Southern Nevada. Established in 2001, uptimeLV, Inc. was a Las Vegas-based IT company… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Opens Online Store

Las Vegas – With the opening of an online store, Matt Smith Physical Therapy has further expanded its patient resources. Found on the homepage of the Matt Smith Physical Therapy website, mattsmithpt.com, the new online store has a plethora of great products for sale. Aimed at those recovering from injury and those wanting to stay true to… [More...]

Nathan Adelson Hospice Locations to Serve as Drop-Off Points for ‘Back to School’ Supplies for Local Elementary Schools

Nathan Adelson Hospice, the largest non-profit hospice in Nevada, is once again stepping up to help students this next school year.

Las Vegas – Nathan Adelson Hospice, the largest non-profit hospice in Nevada, is once again stepping up to help students this next school year. From now until Aug. 18, the hospice’s locations will serve as drop-off points for much-needed school supplies for students at Robert L. Taylor and Sunrise Acres elementary schools. “Many schools unfortunately suffer… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Hires Physical Therapist Louise Trent

Las Vegas – Matt Smith Physical Therapy recently hired Physical Therapist Louise Trent, who will be joining the company’s clinic at 9499 W. Charleston Blvd., Suite 220.  Trent brings more than 20 years of experience in the field of physical therapy to Matt Smith Physical Therapy. Prior to joining the company, Trent served as senior physical therapist… [More...]

Matt Smith Physical Therapy Acquires Rancho Injury Care Center

New location marks the company’s 14th clinic in Las Vegas Las Vegas – Matt Smith Physical Therapy, a locally owned and operated company dedicated to changing lives through physical therapy and community outreach, has recently expanded its operations to include the acquisition of Rancho Injury Care Center. The clinic will become the company’s 14th Matt Smith Physical Therapy location in Southern… [More...]