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November 23, 2014

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Nevada Assembly's speaker-elect steps down amid racism controversy
Nevada Assembly's speaker-elect steps down amid racism controversy
Sunday, November 23, 2014
POLITICS: Hansen claims he was victim of 'orchestrated attack'
After facing a firestorm of criticism for racist comments he made publicly, incoming Assembly Speaker Ira Hansen announced he would not lead the chamber ...
Report: Amid racism scandal, Nevada Assembly speaker-elect steps down
Report: Amid racism scandal, Nevada Assembly speaker-elect steps down
Sunday, November 23, 2014
After facing a firestorm of criticism for racist comments he made publicly, incoming Assembly Speaker Ira Hansen signaled to his colleagues that he will not lead the chamber during ...
Photo: Eddie Shaw, 76, and Gloria Durling, 68, re-created
Reimagining the classics: Keep Memory Alive patients, caregivers create calendar as a fundraiser
Sunday, November 23, 2014
Patients and caregivers at our downtown Keep Memory Alive center, some in their 80s and 90s, have transformed into movie stars in a fundraising effort that at the same time has helped improve their brain health ...
Photo: Dallas Cowboys running back DeMarco Murray avoids
Las Vegas’ own DeMarco Murray making run at NFL record
Sunday, November 23, 2014
The Dallas Cowboys' star rusher has stayed healthy this year and is enjoying the best season of his career ...
Photo: Antonio Perez of Knudson Middle School plays his t
Find the right instrument for your child
Sunday, November 23, 2014
Helping a child select a musical instrument is a little like buying a car (without the monthly payment and heavenly new-car smell). You’ll want to try a few on for size to see what your child likes and what model best fits his or her body, interests and abilities.
Why start a small business in Las Vegas?
Sunday, November 23, 2014
Despite the many challenges of starting a business, Las Vegas business owners say the rewards are plenty.
The Data: Nov. 23-29
Sunday, November 23, 2014
All of the information your business needs: Bid opportunities, bankruptcies filed and building permits issued. To add to our data, email us at [email protected]
Photo: Fireworks are seen above the towers at SLS Las Veg
SLS off to rough start but looking forward to 2015
Sunday, November 23, 2014
Scott Kreeger talks with John Katsilometes about the struggles experienced at the north Strip’s newest resort, as well as plans for next year.
Photo: Cecilia Darr calls the concierges at Venetian the
‘I do not understand people who are negative’
Sunday, November 23, 2014
A concierge supervisor talks about common and unusual requests she receives, her biggest pet peeve and what prompted her to start a new career in the hospitality industry after working for many years as a respiratory care practitioner.
Photo: The USS Riverboat Tour of Laughlin on Saturday, No
Get a taste of what Las Vegas used to be — in Laughlin
Sunday, November 23, 2014
Weekend Getaway:
When I arrived, the town charmed me with its Strip-like Casino Drive along the Colorado River — except Laughlin’s main drag takes about seven minutes to drive from one end to the other. On the Strip, you’re lucky if you can get back to your car in seven minutes.
Photo: Circus Coutures Unlocked raised $162,770 for the C
The Notes: Philanthropy, Nov. 23-29
Sunday, November 23, 2014
In the Notes: Public Education Foundation, Bennett Family Foundation, Barrett-Jackson Las Vegas, HELP of Southern Nevada, Las Vegas Hospitality Association, City National Bank, Station Casinos, Communities in Schools of Nevada, Windermere Foundation, and more ...
Photo: If you want to host your own Friendsgiving, consid
Create your own Turkey Day tradition: Friendsgiving
Sunday, November 23, 2014
Thousands of Las Vegans are transplants from other cities, don't have family here and aren't able to travel for the holidays. So one way to avoid the blues is to gather with friends to celebrate the season ...
Photo: Q & A focus on Patricia Barba of Patty's Closet Fa
Home-grown fashion plate keeps customers’ style in mind
Sunday, November 23, 2014
Juan and Patty Barba had seemingly bad timing in opening a clothing shop — a year before the Great Recession. But by focusing on customer service, they have carved out their niche in the industry.
Survive gift-giving season at the office
Sunday, November 23, 2014
Experts offer advice on what to give, and what not to give, your co-workers ...
Obama playing golf with Jeter at Shadow Creek in North Las Vegas
Saturday, November 22, 2014
The White House said the foursome at Shadow Creek Golf Course on Saturday includes retired New York Yankees shortstop Derek Jeter, Obama campaign supporter Stephen Cloobeck, and Brian Greenspun, the owner, publisher and editor of the Las Vegas Sun.

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