Groundbreaking for Downtown Las Vegas Clinic; Wells Fargo Invests in Southern Nevada; Home Prices Holding Steady

Volunteers in Medicine of Southern Nevada Hosts Groundbreaking Event for Clinic in Downtown Las Vegas Groundbreaking ceremony for VMSN’s new downtown Las Vegas clinic. Members of the community are invited to attend and receive information about the project. [Read more…] Wells Fargo Invests in Southern Nevada through Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance’s ‘Engage Southern Nevada’… [More…]

McDonald’s to Offer Free Coffee During Coffee with a Cop Event

McDonald’s invites all community members to visit three Southern Nevada locations on September 16 for a special Coffee with a Cop event.

WHO: McDonald’s Southern Nevada locations and the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department (LVMPD) WHAT: McDonald’s invites all community members to visit three Southern Nevada locations on September 16 for a special Coffee with a Cop event. During the event, guests are welcome to enjoy one small McDonald’s McCafé Coffee free of charge. LVMPD officers will… [More…]

National Night Out Block Party at Providence on Aug. 5

The third annual free National Night Out Block Party at Providence will be Tuesday, Aug 5 at Knickerbocker Park in the Providence master planned community.

Free event combines neighborhood unity, crime prevention, law enforcement partners  A fun and educational evening is planned to raise crime prevention awareness, strengthen neighborhood spirit and unity, and foster community-law enforcement partnerships. The third annual free National Night Out Block Party at Providence will be Tuesday, Aug. 5 from 6 pm. to 8 p.m. at… [More…]

Vegas PBS Presents ‘Surviving Sin City’ Featuring Expert Panel Moderated by Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez-Masto

“Surviving Sin City” is a powerful documentary that captures the iniquitous reality of human sex trafficking in Las Vegas.

WHO:    Vegas PBS Channel 10 WHAT & WHEN: January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month, and Vegas PBS is broadcasting two special programs that shine a much-needed light on the crisis from a local perspective: Surviving Sin City – 10 p.m., Thursday, January 16.  “Surviving Sin City” is a powerful documentary that captures the iniquitous reality of human… [More…]

Human Trafficking Awareness Rally by Break These Chains-Live Free

Las Vegas, Nevada: Please join Break These Chains-Live Free, a Nevada non-profit organization, for a Rally to raise awareness about the plague that is human trafficking. Join us on Saturday, January 11, 2014, 2PM until 3PM, First Street Stage, Fremont Street Experience, Downtown, Las Vegas. The Rally, sponsored by Break These Chains and Southern Nevada members of Soroptimist International, will… [More…]

United Blood Services to Host Heroes Challenge Blood Drive

WHO:              United Blood Services of Las Vegas WHAT:           Blood drive challenge at University Medical Center WHY:              Find the hero in you and join the battle to save lives! Volunteer blood donors are needed to gather 750 life-saving blood products during the largest blood drive in Las Vegas history. This blood drive will challenge the Clark… [More…]

Vegas PBS Awarded Emergency Alert and Communications Grant by CPB

Vegas PBS announced it has been awarded $89,539 by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) to expand emergency alert and communications services.

Las Vegas – Vegas PBS announced it has been awarded $89,539 by the Corporation for Public Broadcasting (CPB) to expand emergency alert and communications services in the community. Through CPB funding, Vegas PBS will expand the emergency services it currently provides to the Clark County School District Police Department (CCSD PD) to include the Las Vegas… [More…]

Gordon Silver Client Receives Affirmation in Ninth Circuit

Gordon Silver Ltd. announced that shareholder Paola M. Armeni received an affirmation from the 9th Circuit Court on a $1.6 million dollar judgment.

PRESS RELEASE Gordon Silver Ltd. is pleased to announce that shareholder Paola M. Armeni, a shareholder in our Government Investigations and Business Crimes group, recently received an affirmation from the 9th Circuit Court on a $1.6 million dollar judgment against the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department. In review of the evidence presented by Ms. Armeni,… [More…]

Transparent Nevada: Nevada’s Collective Bargaining Laws Enable Government Employees to Live High at Taxpayers’ Expense

Last year, Governor Brian Sandoval made $181,586.49 in total compensation. How many government employees in Nevada made more than the governor? One hundred, five hundred … maybe a thousand? No, nope and not even close. Over 2,000 government employees in Nevada made more in total compensation than the governor in 2012. Those employees include, a… [More…]

Former State Sen. Olsen speaker at April 16 Henderson Chamber breakfast

Nevada Business Press Releases for March 27th

Network breakfast to include update on 2013 legislative session HENDERSON, Nev. – The Henderson Chamber of Commerce will host a network breakfast from 7 to 9 a.m. Tuesday, April 16, at the Wildhorse Golf Course – located at 2100 W. Warm Springs Rd in Henderson. The breakfast will feature a legislative update, provided by guest speakers… [More…]

The Nevada State Apartment Association in conjunction with the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department Present: National Night Out Celebration – America’s Night out against Crime

Aug-2

Las Vegas, NV: The Nevada State Apartment Association and Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department will be participating in the Annual National Night Out on Tuesday, August 7th from 6pm to 8pm at Desert Breeze Park (8275 W. Spring Mountain Road). The free nationwide event is designed to promote crime prevention awareness. It also allows the… [More…]

Inflated Salaries Revealed: More than 1,000 government employees made over $200,000 in total compensation in 2011

Nevada Free Market Watch

Pop quiz time. Who made more in base pay in 2011: Gov. Brian Sandoval — at $143,426.25 — or the parks director for the City of Reno? Who made more in base pay in 2011: Any of Clark County’s 15 top-paid senior attorneys or Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto, who earned $140,389.37? Finally, who made more… [More…]