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A rendering  of the Splash Island attraction at the Wet 'n' Wild Las Vegas water park.
Wet 'n' Wild water park coming to Las Vegas
Thursday, October 4, 2012
When he was a teenager, Las Vegas tennis star Andre Agassi used to cool off at the Wet ‘n Wild water park on the Strip. And, when he was older, he took the Davis Cup tennis team there for an evening celebration after a big victory. The park, a family attraction for locals as well as tourists, was closed in 2004 when landowners where the attraction was located made plans for a casino resort that was never built.
Metro Police officers patrol Fremont Street near the Las Vegas Boulevard in downtown Las Vegas Wednesday, August 1, 2012.
Nine tips for living, working or hanging out in downtown Las Vegas
Thursday, October 4, 2012
Downtown is becoming a locals central hub. So enjoy it but don’t get carried away. Downtown Vegas isn’t Sheboygan. An influx of new workers, sparked by Zappos’ and the Downtown Project’s downtown moves, have to remember: Downtown isn’t Henderson or Summerlin.
Ryan Moore during the third round of the BMW Championship PGA golf tournament at Crooked Stick Golf Club in Carmel, Ind., Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012.
Former Rebel Ryan Moore equals course record, grabs two shot lead at local PGA Tour spot
Thursday, October 4, 2012
No UNLV golfer has won the PGA Tour stop in Las Vegas in the event’s 30 years of existence. Ryan Moore took a significant step Thursday to changing that history.
Rusted pipes and fencing surround the halted construction site of the Shops at Summerlin Centre January 7, 2009.
Despite anticipated low rents, Howard Hughes Corp. expects to profit on the Shops at Summerlin
Wednesday, September 26, 2012
With Howard Hughes Corp. dusting off plans for the Shops at Summerlin, it might seem like a bit of a mystery as to how it can afford to build a massive retail complex in Las Vegas’ battered real estate market. Simply put, the company obtained the center at such a discount, it can finish the project despite the likelihood of low rents from future tenants.
Palo Verde quarterback Parker Rost and his Panther teammates stretch before the start of their game against Desert Vista during the 2012 AIA Sollenberger Classic football game on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012, at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz.
Palo Verde wins physical game with Canyon Springs
high school football:
Saturday, September 22, 2012
The Palo Verde High football team finally won a close game. The Panthers’ Ryan Beaulieu caught a 96-yard touchdown pass from Parker Rost in the fourth quarter Friday night for the decisive points in a back-and-forth game with visiting Canyon Springs, and the Palo Verde defense held off a late charge for a 24-21 victory.
A rendering of the Shops at Summerlin which are set to open fall 2014. The Shops at Summerlin will feature over 125 stores and restaurants in an open-air shopping environment with pedestrian thoroughfares and engaging storefronts.
Developer says Shops at Summerlin retail center back on track with first anchor tenant
Wednesday, September 19, 2012
The Shops at Summerlin, a stalled retail hub that embodies Las Vegas’ building bust, is back on track for construction with an anchor tenant. Developer Howard Hughes Corp. said Macy’s will be the first anchor at the planned retail district formerly known as the Shops at Summerlin Centre. The deal confirms the restart of the mothballed project in northwest Las Vegas, developers said.
The skeletal structure of the Shops at Summerlin Centre are seen in a state of stasis Thursday, Jan. 7, 2009.
Developer’s presentation says Summerlin mall ‘coming soon’
Thursday, September 13, 2012
Howard Hughes Corp. is dropping more hints that the Shops at Summerlin Centre, the mothballed retail district in northwest Las Vegas, will be completed in coming years.
A view of an office complex at 10550 W. Charleston Blvd., Las Vegas, Sept. 10, 2012.
Sale of 32 Summerlin office buildings worth upwards of $127 million in the works
Tuesday, September 11, 2012
General Growth Properties is trying to sell its local office portfolio, 32 buildings in Summerlin that total 1.1 million square feet and could fetch a sales price of up to $127 million, according to several Las Vegas brokers.
Palo Verde football players Brad Solomon and Andrew Simister Thursday, July 26, 2012.
Palo Verde gets back on track with big victory against Bonanza
high school football:
Friday, September 7, 2012
Calvin Beaulieu rushed for 175 yards and two touchdowns Friday night to lead the host Palo Verde High football team to its first victory of the season with a 41-13 win against Bonanza.
The Centennial sideline erupts in celebration after taking the lead over the visiting Palo Verde Panthers late in the fourth quarter on Friday night.
Centennial rallies late to get its revenge against Palo Verde
high school football: Coby Newton's touchdown run with 45 seconds remaining gives Bulldogs redemption victory against rivals
Saturday, September 1, 2012
This time, it was the Centennial High football team’s turn to win a close game against rival Palo Verde. Finally. Coby Newton’s 3-yard touchdown run with 45.3 seconds remaining Friday lifted Centennial to an emotional 24-20 victory against Palo Verde in a rematch of last year’s Sunset Regional semifinals. As the final seconds ticked off the clock, the Centennial players celebrated as if they had just won the state championship. Some even had tears in their eyes.
Palo Verde's Ryan Beaulieu reacts on the bench to the team's 20-10 loss to Desert Vista High School in the 2012 AIA Sollenberger Classic football game on Saturday, Aug. 18, 2012 at University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz.
Rough second half too much for Palo Verde to overcome at Sollenberger Classic
high school football: Panthers are flagged for 119 penalty yards, manage just 44 yards of offense in second half to drop opener
Sunday, August 19, 2012
The Palo Verde High football team stood in silence Saturday in the north end zone at the University of Phoenix Stadium watching their opponents celebrate at midfield. Desert Vista High of Arizona was presented the trophy for winning the annual Sollenberger Classic.
Tivoli Village developers planning another Summerlin-area retail center
Thursday, August 2, 2012
The developers of Tivoli Village plan to bring another shopping hub to the Summerlin area. EHB Cos. and IDB Group USA said they’re planning to build a 200,000-square-foot retail center at West Sahara Avenue and South Hualapai Way. It’s expected to open next year.
Summerlin HOV construction to cause lane, ramp closures
Monday, July 16, 2012
The Nevada Department of Transportation is notifying drivers of lane and ramp closures occurring this week while construction crews build the Summerlin High Occupancy Vehicle flyover connector near U.S. 95 and Summerlin Parkway.
Local baseball player John Howard Bobo, 10, poses at the baseball field at Las Vegas Sports Park on Thursday, July 5, 2012. Bobo is one of 24 children nationwide that earned a spot in the Aquafina Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit & Run National Finals during the MLB All-Star festivities in Kansas City.
Youth baseball player will be part of MLB all-star festivities
Youth Sports:
Friday, July 6, 2012
Summerlin’s John Howard Bobo spent the past few days online voting for Las Vegas’ Bryce Harper to be in this year’s Major League Baseball all-star game. John Howard, a 10-year-old youth baseball standout, will be part of the festivities at Kauffman Stadium in Kansas City while competing in the Aquafina Major League Baseball Pitch, Hit & Run National Finals and desperately wanted to meet his idol.
Maestro David Dworkin leads a Conductorcise session at the Cottages of Green Valley in Henderson on Friday, June 8, 2012.
Maestro orchestrates workout for seniors' bodies and minds
Monday, June 11, 2012
With a commanding flick of his wrist -- a motion perfected during a career leading some of the world’s finest symphonies -- conductor David Dworkin focused the attention of a group of 30 Henderson seniors on the tip of his baton. ...

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