Confessions of a Wild Child

“Confessions of a Wild Child” by Jackie Collins c.2014, St. Martin’s Press $26.99 / $29.99 Canada 294 pages Oh, the things you got away with when you were a teen! Cutting classes and hanging out in the school parking lot. Sneaking out of the … [Read more...]

Mesa View Hospice Awarded CHAP Accreditation

Community Health Accreditation Program, Inc., (CHAP) announced that Mesa View Hospice has been awarded CHAP accreditation under the CHAP Hospice Standards of Excellence. This is the fourth year CHAP accreditation has been awarded. CHAP … [Read more...]

Washington Federal Announces the Acquisition of 23 Branches in Arizona and Nevada

Washington Federal, Inc. (Nasdaq: WAFD), parent company of Washington Federal, announced last Friday that Washington Federal has entered into an agreement with Bank of America to acquire 23 retail branches located in Arizona and Nevada.  Washington … [Read more...]

Mesa View welcomes Family Medicine doctor to Mesquite

Mesa View Regional Hospital is pleased to welcome Samuel F. Andelin, M.D. as an independent member of the medical staff. Certified by the American Board of Family Medicine, Dr. Andelin and his family recently moved to Mesquite from Williston, North … [Read more...]

The Last Time I Died

“The Last Time I Died” by Joe Nelms c. 2014, Tyrus Books $16.99 / $18.99 Canada 255 pages One minute at a time. That’s how you get through a rough patch in your life. You breathe, then take another breath. Watch the clock tick in a circle. An … [Read more...]

The Baby Boom

“The Baby Boom” by P.J. O’Rourke c.2014, Atlantic Monthly Press $25.00 / $27.50 Canada 272 pages Whenever you get together with old friends – no matter what the reason – it always ends up with “Remember When…?” Remember piling in the station … [Read more...]

McDonald’s Announces Launch of Free Coffee Event

McDonald’s invites all community members to visit its stores from Jan. 13 through Jan. 26 to enjoy complimentary McCafé Premium Roast Coffee. The free McCafé coffee promotion is available at all Southern Nevada locations. No purchase is nec … [Read more...]

The Goodbye Year

“The Goodbye Year” by Toni Piccinini c.2013, Seal Press $16.00 / $18.95 Canada 251 pages You’ve been thinking about what you’ll do with the room. You’ll probably leave it as a bedroom, just in case. You might put a desk in there, maybe a book … [Read more...]

Best Books of 2013: Bookworm Sez

Reading. Pfft. Who has time?  Who can take hours and hours to actually read a book, especially if it’s not all that good?  Why waste that kind of time? You wonder that often, which is where I come in. It’s my job to find the good stuff for you a … [Read more...]

Badluck Way : A Year on the Ragged Edge of the West

“Badluck Way: A Year on the Ragged Edge of the West” by Bryce Andrews c.2014, Atria Books $25.00 / $28.99 Canada 256 pages   A place for everything, and everything in its place. You’ve always believed that keeping your possessions whe … [Read more...]