After driving miles of remote desert road through the Mojave National Preserve, Californians are often surprised to come upon the Kelso Depot, where a railroad station large and elaborate enough to serve a small city sits virtually in the middle of nowhere. It serves as the primary visitor center for the preserve, has excellent museum displays and even offers a good place to get a light lunch.
There is nothing better than kicking it with your friends.
The Silver State chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution in Boulder City recently named Joan Kerschner-Tinker the recipient of its annual Community Service Award.
Henderson brings its first jazz festival to the events plaza.
The San Gennaro Feast returns to the Silverton, 3333 Blue Diamond Road, this week. The feast is from 4 to 11 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, 4 p.m. to midnight Friday, 11 a.m. to midnight Saturday and 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday. Admission is $9 or $8 for seniors and children. For more information, visit silvertoncasino.com or sangennarofeast.com.
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The Clark County Fire Department is partnering with local, federal and state agencies to support Nevada Wildfire Awareness Week, which began May 1 and runs through Sunday .
Bar+Bistro at The Arts Factory, 107 E. Charleston Blvd., plans to roast a pig on its patio every other Saturday. The next roast is planned for Saturday.
Area law enforcement agencies are out on special patrols to make sure pedestrians are crossing streets safely and legally and motorists are paying attention to pedestrians using crosswalks.
The housing bubble and its resulting foreclosures have had an effect on how homeowners associations pay their bills each month.