The Sky Was Falling Over Mesquite

If you happened to be out and about on the streets of Mesquite Thursday, Jan. 7 you may have had to duck and dodge the BB size pellets of hail that fell from the stormy skies. According to the National Severe Storms Laboratory Hail is a form of … [Read more...]

Beaver Dam Offers ‘No Wait’ lines for Lottery Sales

The record Powerball jackpot just got bigger, climbing to $800 million as sales soared in the days leading up to the drawing. A winner would have the option of annual payments over 29 years or opting for a one-time cash payment of $496 … [Read more...]

Community Calendar Jan. 7-13, 2016

Now that the holidays are over you can all take a short breath before we begin a full year of activities. Things are a bit slow in the community this week but next week promises a lot of activity. I’ve posted some new recreation center classes t … [Read more...]

Mesquite Fire Statistics Week of 12-28-15 through 1-3-16

Mesquite Fire & Rescue submits the following call statistics for the week of 12/28/15 through 1/3/2016: Total Calls For Service: 49* 911 Transports: 19 Non Transports: 14 Inter-facility Transports: 11 Fire Related Incidents: 5 FIRE … [Read more...]

Boulevard Furniture Helps Save on Taxes

  On Friday, Jan. 1 Boulevard Furniture held a two day tax free sale at its store on W. Pioneer Blvd. The items in the store were marked down and shoppers were able to find many great deals to take advantage of in the New Year if their … [Read more...]

Tell the World About Your Valentine

Would you like to wish your Valentine a happy day? Do you have a Veteran you would like to honor? Perhaps you are a business and you’d like to tell your customers thank you. You can accomplish this and much more when you choose to advertise in the M … [Read more...]

Tea Party Meeting

The Virgin Valley Tea Party will be meeting January 7th (Thursday) at 6 Scotty’s restaurant in the Falcon Ridge Golf Course. We encourage you to come at 5 p.m. for dinner, ordering from the menu. This is a great time to socialize and become … [Read more...]

Beaver Dam Mafia Brings Home the Food

On Dec. 22 a group of 42 golfers who call themselves the Beaver Dam Mafia (BDM) took to the course at Palms Golf Course in spite of the cold, damp and cloudy day that it was. The players took their perspective ‘tee off’ holes and the shotgun start at … [Read more...]

Community Calendar

I want to thank all of you who have submitted entries for your community events throughout the year. Please submit all new 2016 entries to   Happy New Year to all! Only a portion of the calendar is in print but you can view t … [Read more...]

Los Lupes Opens in Las Vegas

Los Lupes has been the favorite restaurant of many of the Mesquite community members since Guadalupe and Marie Martinez first opened its doors on April 20, 1998. The restaurant currently located at 312 West Mesquite Blvd. has expanded locally in the … [Read more...]