DMV recommends customers avoid Wednesday and Monday

Heavy traffic expected before and after Thanksgiving The Wednesday before Thanksgiving and the Monday after the holiday are notoriously busy days at the Nevada Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV). DMV recommends customers pick another day to … [Read more...]

Small-sized art wins big prizes as Lucky 13 artists are honored

A capacity crowd filled the Mesquite Fine Arts Gallery on November 20 to congratulate the winners of its Lucky 13 Small Art Exhibition.  Many in the audience were also lucky enough to hold winning tickets or bids in the VVAA’s 2014 Raffle and Silent … [Read more...]

High Roller League sees high scores

11/20/14 - CITY HIGH ROLLERS 1. Just for the Fun of It 34-14 2. Senior Strikers 33-15 3. Madame 9 29.5-18.5 4. A.C.T. 19.5-18.5 5. Three-N-Me 29-19 6. Wild Hogs 28-20 7. Lucky Strikes 27-21 8. Spare Me 26-22 9. Sidewinders 25.5-22.5 10. … [Read more...]

And the Oscar Went to …. Maureen O’Hara!

Despite roles in over 50 feature films spanning five decades, including big screen classics such as “The Hunchback of Notre Dame” (1939), “Miracle on 34th Street” (1947), and the original “The Parent Trap” (1961), 94-year-old screen legend Maureen … [Read more...]

Featured Shelter Animals Nov. 21, 2014

November is National Pet Cancer Awareness Month- from the American Veterinary Medical Association It is never too late to learn the warning signs of pet cancer. Cancer is not strictly a "human" condition. As the No. 1 disease-related killer of … [Read more...]

Baby donkeys Reno and Amber recovering from reconstructive orthopedic surgery.

In August 2014, Joan Dunkle and Fred Clark of the Scenic, Ariz. Satellite Adoption Center of Peaceful Valley Donkey Rescue were part of a wild burro round up at the Sheldon Refuge near Reno. At the request of Mark Meyers, founder of PVDR, Joan and … [Read more...]


There are too many types of art in the world to discuss in this space. So I have chosen one that we can all claim we are artistic at.  Waving.  Yes waving is an art.  A lot of painting, sculpting, dancing can be a bit highbrow. For us regular folks, … [Read more...]

Take time to be thankful

By Rob Gardner Have you ever had one of those days when everything just seems to go wrong? You have been healthy all of your life and suddenly you are lying in a hospital bed wondering why me? That was me earlier this year. I have run 25 … [Read more...]

MMGA stays fierce

TUESDAY: THE NET SCORE OF THE DAY WAS 75 The annual club championship was over last Sunday.  The two club champions teed it up together on Tuesday and both played in a more relaxed atmosphere.  Jon Hawkins recorded a ho-hum 38-41-80 and Andrew Yeh … [Read more...]

Stableford formats dominate GAS Club Play

On Monday, November 17, the GAS Club played a modified Stableford Format with points awarded for scores relative to the par on each hole. The winning team edged out the second place team by 3/10 of a stroke and held up after several members … [Read more...]