TDS Telecom-fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) network in Mesquite

TDS Telecom (TDS®) has kicked off construction of a fiber-to-the-home (FTTH) network in Mesquite.  Construction on the network started in March and will reach at least 2,500 homes this year. TDS is investing millions with this FTTH project. TDS c … [Read more...]

Mesquite Chamber of Commerce to Hold a Ribbon Cutting for Guillen Heating/Cooling & Refrigeration LLC

The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce would like to invite the public to a Ribbon Cutting at Guillen Heating/Cooling & Refrigeration LLC. On April 5, 2018 at 5:15 pm at 111 E. Mesquite Blvd. Jose Guillen has been a resident of Mesquite since 1995 … [Read more...]

Building permits dip in February

The torrid pace of building permits issued in January by the city of Mesquite Development Services department took a breather in February. The city issued a total of 108 permits across all categories in February compared to 121 issued in … [Read more...]

VVWD Board reviews FY2019 budget draft

Virgin Valley Water District began its fiscal year 2019 budget process at a special meeting March 6. The review was a first pass at putting together a robust budget of nearly $12 million that will guide district operations for 12 months beginning … [Read more...]

Term Life Insurance Covers Specific Time

By Andrew Bird Term insurance is the simplest form of life insurance. It provides temporary life insurance protections on a limited budget. When a policyholder buys term insurance, he or she buys coverage for a specific period and pays a … [Read more...]

January visitor count starts new year in the right way

The number of visitors in Mesquite for January barely got in the six-digit numbers but was enough for a 2.2 percent gain year over year. January 2017 saw 98,600 people visiting Mesquite. That number hit 100,700 this year. The Las Vegas Convention … [Read more...]

Mesquite Chamber of Commerce to Hold a Ribbon Cutting for Christina Potter of ERA Brokers Consolidated

The Mesquite Chamber of Commerce would like to invite the public to a Ribbon Cutting for ERA Brokers Consolidated.  Christina Potter will be introducing 3 new agents, Justine Jackson, Lauren Johnston and Julie Lee, to her team “The Christina Potter Gr … [Read more...]

Mesquite welcomes new business while saying goodbye to an old favorite

By Kristen Williams After 10 years in business, Ready Golf closed its doors for good on Saturday, Feb. 11. Mike and Michelle Brooks have owned and operated Mesquite’s only full service golf store for the last decade. They recently moved the l … [Read more...]

Mesquite residents gauging interest in starting private school

Jeff Bird is serving as the catalyst to gauge community interest in starting a private school in Mesquite that teaches a classical education based on the Trivium curriculum. “We are exploring the idea at this point and would like to find out if t … [Read more...]

PUCN conducting natural gas consumer session – Revised

Mesquite’s business and residential community members are encouraged to attend a consumer session held by the Public Utilities Commission of Nevada, which will listen to comments related to an application filed by Southwest Gas Corp., which is s … [Read more...]