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Drought Might Cost Clark County Citizens Another $650 Million
Water is the lifeblood of Las Vegas. Without the water we take from Lake Mead, this city in the desert will die. So far, we’ve sunk not one, not two,...
Despite E-Books, Independent Bookstore Gambling on Downtown Las Vegas
The second independent bookstore in the state is set to open its doors in downtown Las Vegas Saturday, despite the rise in E-books and demise of bigger...
Las Vegas Chefs Offer New Twists On Turkey Day Leftovers
Thanksgiving dinner is nearly as treasured for its leftovers as for the feast itself. In fact, wise professionals, as well as home chefs, cook with the...
Judge In Reno Blocks Uber’s Ride-Sharing In Nevada
RENO — A Washoe County district judge has granted the state's request for a preliminary injunction to block the ride-sharing company Uber Technologies...

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Holiday guide: Volunteer
Raise your holiday spirit With these volunteer opportunities, you can make this the most wonderful time of the year for others, and yourself. The Adult Day Care Center of Las Vegas provides support to senior citizens and their caregivers by a team of professionals that help families avoid or postpone nursing-home admission by bridging the gap... [more]

License to chill
A battle is brewing over who can perform hypnotherapy, and who cant. At stake: the careers of hypnotherapists  and the mental health of their clients. By the time Rachel Blanchette turned to hypnotherapy for help, shed been cutting herself for nearly a decade. The self-destructive compulsion started when Blanchette was 16. By her mid-20s,... [more]

Eat this now!
Black spaghetti at Echo & Rig: Of all the pastas, some of the most alluring are those al nero di seppia, or colored with squid ink. Locally, I've been reeled in by the black spaghetti at Echo & Rig in Tivoli Village. It arrives as a bowl of dusky semolina strings strewn with nuggets of bright color. Strips of roasted peppers and sun-dried... [more]

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As we head into the holiday season, more attention is given to 'evergreens.' Too many cones on a pine tree might be a sign of weakness. Angela O'Callaghan tells us all about evergreens on Desert Bloom.

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Statewide elections in Nevada can certainly get interesting  as was the case in '1914.' A remarkable election could be one where the results are really, really close. Here's Senator Richard Bryan with Nevada Yesterdays.

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