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 Invites Nonprofits to Apply for a Community Service Day

McDonald’s is inviting nonprofits and philanthropic organizations to apply for the company’s Community Service Day in October.

McDonald’s is inviting nonprofits and philanthropic organizations to apply for the company’s Community Service Day in October. The Greater Las Vegas Operator Association will select one nonprofit that will benefit from a full day of volunteer work involving up to 200 local McDonald’s employees. Organizations can apply by visiting http://www.vegascommunityday.com. Simply fill out the application… [More...]

Vegas Home Prices Rise, Market Sees More Traditional Buyers

The median price of an existing single-family home sold in Southern Nevada during June was $199,900 – the highest mark since September 2008. This is according to recent statistics released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of REALTORS (GLVAR). The median price is 2.5 percent higher than May and up over 14 percent compared to June… [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 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...]

Home Prices Up 24 Percent

Home prices in Southern Nevada are continuing to rise. The median price of existing homes for December is up 24 percent from the same time last year, according to statistics recently released by the Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors (GLVAR). “Local homeowners should be happy with the strong appreciation we’ve seen over the past… [More...]

McDonald’s Announces ‘Where’s Ronald’ Initiative to Launch Free Coffee Event

WHO:             McDonald’s Las Vegas WHAT:          Free McCafé Premium Roast Coffee event WHY:             McDonald’s Las Vegas invites all community members to visit its stores from Jan. 13 through Jan. 26 to enjoy complimentary McCafé Premium Roast Coffee. To kick off this two-week campaign, McDonald’s Las Vegas is launching a ‘Where’s Ronald’ initiative on Monday, Jan. 13.… [More...]