M. Favil West: Foundation Assisting Seniors

Meet M. Favil West, President of The Foundation Assisting Seniors.

President Henderson http://www.foundationassistingseniors.org/ How did you first get into your profession? I co-founded the Foundation Assisting Seniors, a nonprofit organization with the mission of improving the quality of life for the seniors in our community. When you were a kid, what did you want to be? From my earliest days, I am told that all I wanted to be was … [Read more...]

Building a Healthy Economy

Until recently, the term “medical tourism” largely referred to Americans traveling out of the country looking for affordable healthcare.

Until recently, the term “medical tourism” largely referred to Americans traveling out of the country looking for affordable healthcare in technologically advanced but less expensive venues, from Mexico to Thailand and parts in between. Now the term is starting to come home, often referring to domestic travel of American citizens within U.S. borders, traveling to find the … [Read more...]

Health Healing & Happiness Event Set for June 12-14 at Las Vegas’ Tuscany Suites & Casino

At the fourth Health, Healing & Happiness conference, world-class experts will help you manage what’s on your plate, on your schedule and in your mind.

Healthy body, healthy mind, happier life. At Belsandia.com’s fourth Health, Healing & Happiness (http://www.health-healing-happiness.com/) conference, world-class experts will help you manage what’s on your plate, on your schedule and in your mind to eat better, work better and step toward wellness. At the conference, June 12-14 at Las Vegas' Tuscany Suites & Casino, … [Read more...]

Colliers Finalizes 13.46-Acre Sale to Prologis LP

LAS VEGAS – Colliers International – Las Vegas announced the finalization of a sale to Prologis LP. The approximately 13.46-acre land property is located one the corner of Wigwam Parkway and Business Center Drive in Henderson, Nevada. The transaction value was $3,405,695. Dan Doherty, SIOR, Susan Borst, CCIM, Chris Lane and Jerry Doty of Colliers International represented the … [Read more...]

Centra Pecos Legacy LLC, Colliers Finalize Lease of Retail Property

LAS VEGAS – Colliers International – Las Vegas announced the finalization of a lease to Eye Level Learning Center. The approximately 1,400-square-foot retail property is located at 2562 Wigwam Parkway in Henderson, Nevada. Scot Marker of Colliers International represented the lessor, Centra Pecos Legacy LLC. About Colliers International Colliers International is a global … [Read more...]

Nevada Homebuilders, Other Voices: Restore Balance, Fairness to Chapter 40

AB 125 will correct out-of-control housing defect litigation Las Vegas, NV –  This week the Nevada legislature is taking up meaningful reform of a broken “Chapter 40” construction defect law that is costly for homeowners and builders alike, the Nevada Home Builders Association reports. AB 125, strongly supported by the homebuilders and others, would restore the intent of … [Read more...]

The Hoffman Company Brokers Sale of 344 Lots on 127 Acres for $12.5 Million at Lake Las Vegas

RY Properties and partners to Develop Three Communities on Former Golf Course Site as Master-Planned Community Sees Resurgence HENDERSON, Nev. – The Hoffman Company announced it has closed the sale of 344 partially improved lots on 127 acres at the former site of The Falls Golf Course within Lake Las Vegas, a 3,600-acre residential and recreational community surrounding a … [Read more...]

Cathleen Hamel, M.S., R.N., NEA-BC, Named Chief Nursing Executive of Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican

Henderson, Nev. – Cathleen Hamel has been selected as Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican’s chief nursing executive, providing oversight of the nursing staff functions at three southern Nevada hospitals. Hamel was a nurse executive for the past 14 years in Arkansas and upstate New York. Hamel also has more than 20 years of experience in operating room and surgical … [Read more...]

Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican Challenges Employees to Take on 50 Acts of Kindness in a Week; Partners with Josh Stevens Foundation to Bring Challenge to Over 100 Schools

Henderson, Nev. – At Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican, humankindness drives every interaction with the people we serve, and is the foundation of the policies we champion. During the week of January 26-30, St. Rose will encourage employees to take part in The Great Kindness Challenge, which includes a suggested 50-item Acts of Kindness checklist to complete by January … [Read more...]

Safe and Affordable Search Engine Marketing Now Available From Success City Online

Henderson, Nevada – Success City Online, Henderson Nevada based web design and social media company is pleased to announce the addition of affordable Search Engine Marketing, (also known as SEM or “pay per click” Google Ads) to the online marketing services they offer to local small businesses. The company now offers these services provided by their partnership with Austin … [Read more...]

Emerald Island Casino Continues to Shine

HENDERSON, NV - “Downtown Henderson makes a big comeback.” That’s the headline many business owners, investors and developers have been waiting to hear. One local favorite who hasn’t been standing around waiting is the Emerald Island Casino, Nevada’s only All-Penny Casino. Twin brothers and owners, Tim and Mike Brooks say the wait is over! For the new Emerald Island Grille that … [Read more...]

Design Builders Announces the Completion of the Emerald Island Casino Grille Expansion:

Henderson, NV: Design Builders, Ltd., a Henderson based full service general contracting company, recently completed a modernization remodel and expansion for Henderson Nevada’s Emerald Island Casino restaurant, known as the Emerald Island Grille. With the vision to better serve their customers by expanding the dining room, and remodeling the kitchen and existing dining room, … [Read more...]

Chamber Network Breakfast to Cover ‘College and Workforce Ready Graduates! A Solution for Saving Time and Money’

Drs. Hawk of Nevada State High School to present for Henderson Chamber HENDERSON, Nev. – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce will host its monthly networking breakfast from 7 to 9 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 10, at Wildhorse Golf Club, 2100 W. Warm Springs Road. During the breakfast, Drs. John and Wendi Hawk, founders and operators of Nevada State High School, will present “College … [Read more...]

Roadmap to Success Workshop to Explore Creative Brainstorming

Henderson Chamber series welcomes Alex Raffi Feb. 19 HENDERSON, Nev. – Alex Raffi, creative director and partner for Imagine Communications, will present “Business Brainstorming with Creative Courage” during the Henderson Chamber of Commerce’s Roadmap to Success workshop from 7:30 to 9:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 19, at the Henderson Business Resource Center, located at 112 S. … [Read more...]

Nevada State Bank Opens Eastern/St. Rose Branch in Henderson

Nevada State Bank will relocate its Eastern/Horizon branch from 10608 South Eastern Ave. in Henderson.

LAS VEGAS – Nevada State Bank will relocate its Eastern/Horizon branch from 10608 South Eastern Ave. in Henderson on Feb. 27, at 2 p.m. The branch is expanding into a larger, freestanding facility one mile away and will reopen at 9935 South Eastern Ave. on Monday, March 2 at 9 a.m. The community is invited to visit the new Eastern/St. Rose branch for a week-long grand … [Read more...]

Emerald Island Casino Continues to Shine – Announces Grand Re-opening

HENDERSON, NV - “Downtown Henderson makes a big comeback.” That’s the headline many business owners, investors and developers have been waiting to hear. One local favorite who hasn’t been standing around waiting is the Emerald Island Casino, Nevada’s only All-Penny Casino. Twin brothers and owners, Tim and Mike Brooks say the wait is over! For the new Emerald Island Grille that … [Read more...]

Design Builders Announces the Completion of the Emerald Island Casino Grille Expansion

Henderson, NV - Design Builders, Ltd., a Henderson based full service general contracting company, recently completed a modernization remodel and expansion for Henderson Nevada’s Emerald Island Casino restaurant, known as the Emerald Island Grille.  With the vision to better serve their customers by expanding the dining room, and remodeling the kitchen and existing dining room, … [Read more...]

Top Brokers 2015

As Nevada’s commercial real estate market rebounds, the state’s brokers are beginning to see a resurgence of business.

As Nevada’s commercial real estate market rebounds, the state’s brokers are beginning to see a resurgence of business. The following pages highlight those brokers that performed at the top of their field in 2014. Brokers are listed alphabetically and separated by Northern and Southern Nevada. Broker’s were asked to submit a variety of information concerning their 2014 deals … [Read more...]

Retiring in the Lap of Taxpayer-Funded Luxury

How pensions in Nevada are often better than paychecks Know a public employee in Nevada who is looking for a pay raise? Tell him to retire. According to a new analysis made possible by the court-ordered release of Nevada’s Public Employee Retirement System payment records, once-public employees in the Silver State are making golden pensions — so generous that their … [Read more...]