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Nevada Blind Children’s Foundation Receives $5,000 to Help Support Visually Impaired Children

January 7, 2018 by · Comments Off on Nevada Blind Children’s Foundation Receives $5,000 to Help Support Visually Impaired Children 

Nevada Blind Children’s Foundation Receives $5,000 to Help Support Visually Impaired Children

The Nevada Blind Children’s Foundation (NBCF) will receive $5,000 as the recipient of its ABB Cares Platinum grant.  The ABB Cares program, now in its fourth year, recognizes and celebrates outstanding non-profit organizations throughout the country. The Nevada Blind Children’s Foundation was selected to receive the program’s top grant among nearly 100 charities nationwide. The […]

Henderson City Council to Consider Resolution Offering Land for Sale to Raiders for Practice Facility and Corporate Headquarters

December 29, 2017 by · Comments Off on Henderson City Council to Consider Resolution Offering Land for Sale to Raiders for Practice Facility and Corporate Headquarters 

Henderson City Council to Consider Resolution Offering Land for Sale to Raiders for Practice Facility and Corporate Headquarters

The Henderson City Council will consider a resolution at its January 2 regular meeting to offer the Raiders organization the opportunity to purchase a 55 acre parcel of land near the Henderson Executive Airport for a practice facility and corporate headquarters (Pictured: Concept logo by Chris Creamer at news.sportslogos.net).    “This resolution is the first […]

Clark County Launches Initiative to Become an ACT Work Ready Community

December 12, 2017 by · Comments Off on Clark County Launches Initiative to Become an ACT Work Ready Community 

Clark County Launches Initiative to Become an ACT Work Ready Community

Clark County, Nevada leaders have officially launched an initiative to become a certified ACT Work Ready Community.  The goal is to ensure employee skills match employer needs while helping local educators prepare students for success in the workforce.  ACT Work Ready Communities empower states, regions and counties with data, process and tools that drive economic growth. Participants leverage […]

City of Henderson Looking for Entrepreneurs with Great Ideas for “Start-Tank” Business Pitch Competition

October 1, 2017 by · Comments Off on City of Henderson Looking for Entrepreneurs with Great Ideas for “Start-Tank” Business Pitch Competition 

City of Henderson Looking for Entrepreneurs with Great Ideas for “Start-Tank” Business Pitch Competition

The City of Henderson is looking for entrepreneurs with the next great business idea to take the jump into the city’s Shark Tank-style pitch competition. Along with expert advice, contestants will have the chance to win cash and prizes.  Entrepreneurs entering the “Start Tank” competition will have their businesses or concepts reviewed by a panel […]

Local High School Students from the YES Program Meet Jennifer Lopez and Enjoy the Resident Headliner’s Show at Planet Hollywood

September 15, 2017 by · Comments Off on Local High School Students from the YES Program Meet Jennifer Lopez and Enjoy the Resident Headliner’s Show at Planet Hollywood 

Local High School Students from the YES Program Meet Jennifer Lopez and Enjoy the Resident Headliner’s Show at Planet Hollywood

Local high school students who recently completed the first-ever Young Executive Scholars (YES) program were treated to a performance of “Jennifer Lopez: All I Have” at The Axis at Planet Hollywood Resort & Casino courtesy of Caesars Entertainment and Live Nation Las Vegas.  In addition to enjoying the high-energy show, the scholars had the opportunity to meet the global superstar […]

UNLV Int’l Gaming Institute and Core Academy Surprise Winning Team of Inaugural Young Executive Scholars (YES) Hospitality & Tourism Program with $40,000 in Scholarships

August 4, 2017 by · Comments Off on UNLV Int’l Gaming Institute and Core Academy Surprise Winning Team of Inaugural Young Executive Scholars (YES) Hospitality & Tourism Program with $40,000 in Scholarships 

UNLV Int'l Gaming Institute and Core Academy Surprise Winning Team of Inaugural Young Executive Scholars (YES) Hospitality & Tourism Program with $40,000 in Scholarships

Young Executive Scholars (YES) – the program that united the project-based mentoring of Core Academy, powered by The Rogers Foundation, with the gaming-hospitality expertise of UNLV International Gaming Institute (IGI) – recently came to an exciting conclusion.  Following group project presentations, a celebration of the inaugural class was held, and the winning project and team were revealed. While […]

“National Clean Energy Summit 9.0: Integrating Innovation” Invites Nevada University Faculty and Students to Create Clean Energy Films for National Audience

August 2, 2017 by · Comments Off on “National Clean Energy Summit 9.0: Integrating Innovation” Invites Nevada University Faculty and Students to Create Clean Energy Films for National Audience 

“National Clean Energy Summit 9.0: Integrating Innovation” Invites Nevada University Faculty and Students to Create Clean Energy Films for National Audience

Clean Energy Project and MGM Resorts International invite those who attend or work at any Nevada college or university to enter National Clean Energy Summit 9.0’s (NCES) inaugural video contest for the chance to showcase their creative filmmaking talents to a national audience.  Faculty and students who submit a five-minute video about the evolution of […]

MGM Grand Breaks Ground on Conference Center and Stay Well Meetings Expansion

June 20, 2017 by · Comments Off on MGM Grand Breaks Ground on Conference Center and Stay Well Meetings Expansion 

MGM Grand Breaks Ground on Conference Center and Stay Well Meetings Expansion

The iconic MGM Grand, one of Las Vegas’ premier meeting destinations, officially broke ground today on an approximately $130 million expansion of its award-winning Conference Center, reflecting MGM Resorts International’s commitment to growing group business throughout the city.  In response to customer demand, the MGM Grand Conference Center is adding 250,000 square feet for a […]

The Shade Tree Receives Technology Upgrades from Local Businesses and Donation of Square Panda Phonics Learning Systems

June 3, 2017 by · Comments Off on The Shade Tree Receives Technology Upgrades from Local Businesses and Donation of Square Panda Phonics Learning Systems 

The Shade Tree Receives Technology Upgrades from Local Businesses and Donation of Square Panda Phonics Learning Systems

In a partnership with the city of North Las Vegas, Square Panda Inc. donated its multisensory phonics learning systems to The Shade Tree, providing children at the shelter access to the latest educational technology tool that helps build early literacy skills and reading confidence.  The Shade Tree, which provides 24-hour shelter to women and children […]

The Smith Center Receives $100,000 Grant from William Randolph Hearst Foundation

May 27, 2017 by · Comments Off on The Smith Center Receives $100,000 Grant from William Randolph Hearst Foundation 

The Smith Center Receives $100,000 Grant from William Randolph Hearst Foundation

The Smith Center for the Performing Arts, Nevada’s world-class performing arts center, announced today it has received a $100,000 grant from the national William Randolph Hearst Foundation that will fund an expansion of its Southern Nevada Wolf Trap (SNWT) Early Learning Through the Arts program in the 2017-2018 school year. (Pictured: Tim Hanlon, Smith Center vice […]

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