Spring & Fall – Change Your Clock, Change Your Smoke Detector Battery!

Mesquite CERT -The Mesquite Community Emergency Response Team has launched a Smoke Detector Battery Change Program. In keeping with CERT’s mission to prepare individuals, neighbors and the community for disasters, CERT volunteers will help residents, … [Read more...]

Veterans Memorial service goes on despite wind and rain

The rains came but the scheduled Veterans Memorial Service continued as host veteran and Mayor Al Litman had all attendees pick up their chair and move into the covered area of Veterans Memorial Park. The day’s activities began with Reveille by C … [Read more...]

Rotary ‘Golf Ball Drop’ fund raiser a win/win

The eighth annual Rotary Club’s ‘Golf Ball Drop’ and ‘Brickyard Plaza Block Party’ was not heavily attended as past events, due to weather worries, but went off without a hitch. The event began at 3 p.m. with a car show of classic and unusual vehicles … [Read more...]

MRBI Business Summit filling up fast

The Mesquite Regional Business, Inc and the Mesquite Chamber of Commerce are jointly hosting the Mesquite Business Summit on Thursday, November 6, 2014 from 5:30 – 8 p.m. at the Sun City Community Center, 1350 Flat Top Mesa. Steve Hill, Nevada Gov … [Read more...]

CCSD to hold public meetings to discuss sex ed

The Clark County School District will be holding several public input meetings in November to discuss the district's sex education curriculum. "We want the community to know that we are listening and that we are committed to collaborating with … [Read more...]

Hard Hat Heroes

The fiber that holds the fabric together is often unnoticed.  The workers behind the scenes rarely get credit for the production.  Yet, it’s the people who often work in the background that hold the project together.  It’s this type of individual that … [Read more...]

Local Authors Publish Book

"TIPS at Your Service" is a collaboration between locals George Burkette and Michael Napper. Both authors work in the service industry. Patton, with over 25 years in Food and Beverage and Napper, with over 30 years in Health Care felt a need to … [Read more...]

Baja Broadband adds Pac-12 National to growing sports channel lineup

Baja Broadband, a TDS company, is adding four new networks to its growing sports lineup in Mesquite, Nevada. Pac-12 National is available immediately and at no additional cost to customers with Sports Tier programming who have a High Definition (HD) … [Read more...]

Volunteers Do Make a Difference

As mentioned in a previous article, “Mesquite is a town full of civic organizations and non-profit groups.”  These groups and those volunteer opportunities focus mainly on adult or family situations and events. This article is about a different vol … [Read more...]

Celebrating 150 Years of Nevada Statehood!

The Virgin Valley Heritage Museum is proud to announce its display celebrating Nevada's sesquicentennial! The display can be viewed Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in the main display case at the Virgin Valley Heritage Museum, until … [Read more...]