Featured Shelter Animals

Featured Dogs: Haley, female Bichon/poodle/Maltese What a sweet, scruffy face and charming button nose! Haley has the most amazing expression, as if she knows that she's adorable but she doesn't understand how or why she ended up in a shelter.  … [Read more...]

2014 Men’s Summer Softball League Standings Week 1

STANDINGS WEEK # 1 – Men’s League 1.Primex Plastics 2-0 2.CasaBlanca Hotel/Casino 2-0 3.Barry’s Music 0-2 4.GES/McDonald’s 0-2 5.Zacatecas 0-0 Scores of July 2 Games Primex Plastics 11, GES/McDonald’s Primex Plastics 16, GES/McDon … [Read more...]

Las Vegas-Clark County Library District Board Of Trustees Selects Ronald Heezen, Ph.D., To Be Next Executive Director

At its June 17, 2014 meeting, the Library District Board of Trustees selected Ronald R. Heezen, Ph.D., for the position of Executive Director. He will replace current Executive Director Jeanne Goodrich who is retiring at the end of the … [Read more...]

Obituary – Charles Camp

Charles Ray Camp, of Mesquite, died of cancer on June 27, 2014.  He was at home with his wife by his side.  Charles had enjoyed a visit with children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren the weekend prior to his death.  He was born March 9, 1933, in … [Read more...]

Monday’s GAS Club keeps low scores with high temps

The Monday, July 7 gathering of the GAS Club brought out a bigger crowd despite the hot temperatures. With most of the regular members gone for the summer, the higher turnout was a shock to organizers. The four-man teams played a three-best-ball … [Read more...]

Don’t Bother Writing Books—It’s Not Worth It, Unless You’re Already a Celebrity: Part 2 of 4

In Part 1, I said it’s probably not worth your while to write a book if you’re only doing it it to make a lot of money. I mentioned several authors, including yet-to-be published Jason Segel, the well-known actor, retired baseball player Cal Ripken Jr … [Read more...]

MMGA Update with Cup standings July 7, 2014

YEH EDGES JORDAN BY TWO SHOTS The MMGA teed it up at Coyote Springs on Tuesday and it was not windy not even at the Chase.  But the course won again.  Andrew Yeh, despite a triple bogey seven on the first hole, played the greens with the least a … [Read more...]

Summer Bowling Updates July 6, 2014

6/30/14 - ADULT / YOUTH 1. Strikers 22-6 2. Rock Stars 22-6 3. Chicago’s Best 21-7 4. Lots “O” Luck 21-7 5. Two Pin Heads 15-13 6. Ballerzzzz 12-2* 7. On the Ball 11-14 8. Team #6 11-17 9. Aliens 10-18 10. The Knights 9-19 11. Grammie & … [Read more...]

The Horse Lover

“The Horse Lover” by H. Alan Day with Lynn Wiese Sneyd, foreword by Sandra Day O’Connor c.2014, University of Nebraska Press              $24.95 / $28.95 Canada             243 pages For most of your life, you’ve been told to dream big. R … [Read more...]

Hot days with hot scores for the GAS Club

All players survived the GAS Club’s Wednesday, July 2 golf matches in 114 degree temperatures. Some faired better than others, of course but no one had a melt down. The format was a three-man team, best two-ball score on each hole. The skins th … [Read more...]