Health district introduces restaurant inspection app

There’s an app for that too! The Southern Nevada Health District has launched its restaurant inspection grade app for smart phones. The health district’s mobile app can be downloaded through the Apple Store for iOS devices: or … [Read more...]

MCHS goes to Summer Hours

The Mesquite Cancer Help Society is adopting Summer Hours of operation, beginning July 1, 2015, and continuing until after Labor Day. Beginning July 1, the Mesquite Cancer HELP Society's office will be open Thursdays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.  … [Read more...]

Virgin Valley Tea Party to sponsor event

There will be a reading of the Declaration of Independence on Saturday, July 4, 2015 at 8 a.m., at the Mesquite City Hall Amphitheater, 10 Mesquite Boulevard.  This is the VVTP’s fourth year of the event. The public is invited to join in celebrating t … [Read more...]

Handiwork of the Valley

Starting June 25, the Virgin Valley Heritage Museum will feature a new exhibit—Handiwork of the Early Virgin Valley Settlers. Early settlers of the valley were "green" pioneers.  They practiced the three R’s—reduce, reuse and recycle—as a way of li … [Read more...]

College of Southern Nevada offers a great Work Study Program

The CSN Sites in Mesquite and Moapa Valley are currently hiring work studies for Fall. If you are interested or need more information please stop by our office at 140 N. Yucca St. or call us at 702 346-2485. Federal Work-Study provides part-time … [Read more...]

Library District Board Holds Elections

At the June 11, 2015, Board of Trustees’ Meeting, elections for Board officers were held. Michael Saunders of Las Vegas was elected Chair, Randy Ence of Mesquite was elected Vice Chair, Ydoleena Yturralde of Las Vegas was elected Secretary and S … [Read more...]

Chamber Golf Tournament set for August 1

The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce has begun setting up their annual golf tournament at Conestoga Golf Course for Saturday, August 1, 2015 with a shotgun start at 7 a.m. The tournament is open to the public and registration forms are available on … [Read more...]

Popcorn for Pop at the Museum

The Virgin Valley Heritage Museum is celebrating Father’s Day.  Pop by the Museum for a Father’s Day treat between June 16 and 20. The first observance of "Father's Day" was on July 5, 1908, in Fairmont, West Virginia, in the Williams Memorial Meth … [Read more...]

Mesquite Elks Flag Day Celebration Honoring Our Flag

The Mesquite Elks Lodge #2811 invites the public to attend the annual Flag Day Ceremony performed by the Elks Lodge, Sunday, June 14, 2015 at 8 a.m. at Veteran’s Park, 501 Hillside Drive.  In addition to members of the Mesquite Elks Lodge, members of … [Read more...]

Grad Night 2015 Thank You

Grad Night marks the beginning of the 100 deadliest days of summer for teens.  As part of the Mesquite Police Department’s commitment to the safety of our youth, MPD has hosted Grad Night for eleven consecutive years.  The purpose of Grad Night is to … [Read more...]