He jumped

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April 16 has an average of 10,909 births recorded in the U.S. for that day over a period of ten years, 1994-2014, and is 260 in the ranks of most common birthdays out of 365 making it not very common at all. People born on that day might carry with … [Read more...]

Making life a little Sweeter

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La Dolce Vita, a fundraising event held at the Eureka on April 15, roughly translates into “The Sweet Life” but the reason for the event is anything but sweet. La Dolce Vita was the brain child of Phyllis Litman. She organized the event because … [Read more...]

Water Board views budget revenue options

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The Virgin Valley Water District Board of Directors devoted most of its April 18 meeting to an information session on WaterWorth, a software that helps utilities evaluate revenues and expenses to model options for budget decision-making. The … [Read more...]

New Library breaks ground May 24

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Photos 1-4 are screenshots from the virtual tour online.   The speaker for the April 12 Mesquite Chamber of Commerce Luncheon was principal architect Sean Coulter, of Simpson Coulter Studio. He spoke with visual teasers of what … [Read more...]

The Virgin Valley Thrift Store announces new summer hours

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You can always find some great bargains and contribute to the community simultaneously time by shopping at the Virgin Valley Thrift Store. Whether you’re shopping for clothing, housewares or furniture, every penny you spend benefits the Virgin Valley … [Read more...]

Free Plane Rides for Kids

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Ever wondered what your neighborhood looks like from the sky? Or maybe you’re curious how airplanes even work. You might even dream about being a pilot. If you’re shaking you’re head “yes” and are between the ages of 8 and 17, then there are some … [Read more...]

It only took a minute

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The Las Vegas-Summerlin Lions Club, which has adopted Mesquite for the past few years, held its annual Easter egg hunt at Marilyn Redd Park on April 15. Sixteen volunteers with the club strategically placed 2,500 plastic eggs filled with candy and … [Read more...]

The Virgin Valley Thrift Store announces new summer hours.

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You can always find some great bargains and contribute to the community simultaneously by shopping at the Virgin Valley Thrift Store. Whether you’re shopping for clothing, housewares or furniture, every penny you spend benefits the Virgin Valley Food … [Read more...]

NRA fundraiser dinner May 5

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The Mesquite Friends of NRA are putting on their annual fundraiser dinner at the Rising Star Sports Ranch, 333 N. Sandhill Blvd., on May 5 with doors opening at 5:30 p.m. Tickets start at $50 and include dinner and a presentation. Special … [Read more...]

DaySprings opens with warm community welcome

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As in true Mesquite fashion, the newest facility for the local youth received a grand reception on April 7 as DaySprings Ranch Youth Center opened its doors for the first time to nearly 150 teens and community leaders. The center, located at 221 … [Read more...]