Educating, Connecting Entrepreneurs; Median Home Price Hits $200,000; 5K to Raise Funds for Kids with Cancer

Las Vegas Will Launch 1 Million Cups to Educate, Connect Local Entrepreneurs 1 Million Cups, a program to engage, educate and connect entrepreneurs, launched in Las Vegas on Wednesday,  August 13. The weekly event will be located in the inNEVation Center, powered by Switch. 1 Million Cups is a weekly gathering that is building startup communities… [More...]

McDonald’s Announces BigMac444 Twitter Sweepstakes Grand Prize Winner

McDonald’s announced the winner of its BigMac444 Twitter sweepstakes.

LAS VEGAS – McDonald’s announced the winner of its BigMac444 Twitter sweepstakes. A grand-prize of 444 Big Mac burgers has been awarded to Southern Nevada resident Thomas Keplinger. The prize will be presented to Keplinger in the form of punch card vouchers redeemable at participating Southern Nevada restaurant locations throughout the next two years. The contest… [More...]

Hospice Collecting School Supplies for Students in Need

Nathan Adelson Hospice locations will serve as drop-off points to collect school supplies for local elementary students. The hospice will be collecting supplies for students at Robert L. Taylor and Sunrise Acres elementary schools. The drive continues until Aug. 18. “Many schools unfortunately suffer from a lack of funding, and a large number of students… [More...]

McDonald’s Pranks Las Vegas with Casting Call for Nonexistent Zombie-Inspired Show

McDonald’s announced the release of its latest video campaign, featuring footage gathered during elaborate prank auditions for a nonexistent Las Vegas show.

Video showcases auditions for ‘Hunger in the Night’ musical LAS VEGAS – McDonald’s announced the release of its latest video campaign, featuring footage gathered during elaborate prank auditions for a nonexistent Las Vegas show. The video was created to highlight that most McDonald’s restaurants are open after midnight. Auditions for a proposed zombie-inspired musical spectacular,… [More...]

Foundation Raising Funds for Veterans Memorial in Downtown Las Vegas

A local foundation is raising money to build a “world-class” veterans memorial in downtown Las Vegas. The Las Vegas Veterans Memorial Foundation is seeking $2.2 million through its Brick Campaign, where bricks are being sold at a range of $250 to $550. All bricks can be purchased in honor of a veteran and customized with the… [More...]

McDonald’s Raises Over $41,000 During Annual Green for Grads Fundraising Event

McDonald’s announced a total of $41,113 was raised in Southern Nevada restaurants during its fourth annual Green for Grads scholarship fundraising event.

Local owner/operators donate funds to Ronald McDonald House CharitiesÒ of Greater Las Vegas scholarship program LAS VEGAS – McDonald’s announced a total of $41,113 was raised in Southern Nevada restaurants during its fourth annual Green for Grads scholarship fundraising event on April 17, 2014. During the one-day scholarship fundraising event, 110 participating Southern Nevada restaurants pledged… [More...]

McDonald’s Announces BigMac444 Twitter Sweepstakes

McDonald’s announced the launch of its BigMac444 Twitter sweepstakes. A grand-prize of 444 Big Mac burgers will be awarded to one Southern Nevada winner.

Grand-prize winner to receive 444 complimentary Big Mac burgers LAS VEGAS – McDonald’s announced the launch of its BigMac444 Twitter sweepstakes. A grand-prize of 444 Big Mac burgers will be awarded to one Southern Nevada winner. The first 444 entrants to enter the sweepstakes will also receive a voucher redeemable for one complimentary Big Mac. The… [More...]

Organ Donation on the Rise in Nevada

Nevada Donor Network (NDN) saw its second consecutive record-breaking year in “all apsects” of organ donation, according to a recent statement. NDN received donations from 104 organ donors, 373 tissue donors and 632 cornea donors - totaling a 96% increase compared to 2011. “These significant increases are a testament to the heroism of our courageous donors and their families,” said… [More...]

McDonald’s Kicks Off Annual Ronald McDonald House Charities “Give a Hand” Fundraiser

McDonald’s announced the launch of its 12th annual “Give a Hand” fundraiser to support Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC).

LAS VEGAS, NV - McDonald’s announced the launch of its 12th  annual “Give a Hand” fundraiser to support Ronald McDonald House Charities (RMHC). From May 1 through 10, community members can support the charity by visiting participating McDonald’s restaurants and purchasing a paper hand valued at $1, $3 or $5. Paper hands purchased will also be… [More...]

McDonald’s USA Gives Las Vegas Kid Chance to Join Soccer Heroes on FIFA World Cup Field

McDonald’s is giving young soccer enthusiasts the opportunity to meet their soccer heroes competing for the 2014 FIFA World Cup title in Brazil.

LAS VEGAS – McDonald’s is giving young soccer enthusiasts in Las Vegas the opportunity to meet their soccer heroes competing for the 2014 FIFA World Cup title in Brazil this summer and also secure a $1,000 grant for a Las Vegas soccer organization. Kicking off McDonald’s Player Escort sweepstakes gives 25 children across the country ages 6 to 10 the… [More...]

McDonald’s Honors Local Las Vegas General Manager With Prestigious National Award

Las Vegas is home to one of the nation’s top McDonald’s restaurant managers. Elizabeth Rodriguez recently received the Ray Kroc Award.

LAS VEGAS – Las Vegas is home to one of the nation’s top McDonald’s restaurant managers. Elizabeth Rodriguez recently received the Ray Kroc Award, an annual performance-based award that recognizes the top performing McDonald’s restaurant managers in the country. Named after McDonald’s Corporation founder Ray Kroc, the award was established thirteen years ago in 1999 to… [More...]