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April 17, 2014

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The Loan Writers huddle after their game as Silverado Little League hosts Challenger Little League day Saturday, April 12, 2014.

This day of Little League baseball is something to remember
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Thu, Apr 17, 2014 (2 a.m.)
Little League is one part of childhood that, win or lose or tie, you never forget about participating in. You remember eating at McDonald’s after the game, playing catch with dad in the backyard and riding your bike to practice. Thanks to a group of ballplayers, I was reacquainted ...
Propane tank explodes, sparks fire at Henderson recycling center
Tuesday, April 8, 2014
A propane tank exploded inside a trash bin this morning, causing a fire at a recycling center in Henderson. The Henderson Fire Department responded about...
In this June 2010 photo, parents and children enjoy the splash pad at Paseo Vista Park in Henderson.
Henderson ranked again as one of America’s safest cities
Monday, April 7, 2014
Henderson was once again named one of the top 10 safest cities, according to a report by Movoto Real Estate. Henderson was ranked as the...
Officials announce $1.1 billion for cleanup of contaminated Henderson industrial site
Thursday, April 3, 2014
More than $1 billion will be paid to a trust responsible for cleaning up a former chemical manufacturing site in Henderson that has led to contamination in Lake Mead. The money is part of a $5.15 billion settlement involving …
Rayshaun Coleman appears in Henderson Justice Court on Nov. 12 to face charges of first-degree murder, child abuse and neglect in the death of an infant earlier this year. The Clark County medical examiner testified the baby suffered from traumatic brain injuries.
Conviction overturned, new trial ordered for suspect in 2009 death of Henderson baby
Thursday, April 3, 2014
The Nevada Supreme Court today reversed the conviction of Rayshaun Coleman and ordered a new trial for him in the death of a 42-day-old boy in Henderson in March 2009. The court said Clark County District Judge Michael Villani was wrong in not allowing the defense to …
Amputee Eddie Garcia talks with Rudy Garcia-Tolson from the Challenged Athletes Foundation about the new prosthetics he will be receiving Wednesday, April 2, 2014.
Youth coach who had hands, feet amputated gets grant for prosthetic legs
Thursday, April 3, 2014
Eddie Garcia finished last in the 6.5-mile half-half marathon during the Rock ‘n’ Roll Las Vegas Marathon series. Yet, he left the Strip with a feeling of accomplishment. It was months after a flesh-eating bacteria ...
Gaming regulators say Henderson casino was short of cash
Monday, March 31, 2014
The state Gaming Control Board has filed an eight-count complaint against a Henderson casino that failed to keep enough money on hand to pay off potential winnings by customers. The Klondike Sunset Casino was cited for...
188 motorists ticketed for texting in Henderson
Thursday, March 27, 2014
Police say they handed out 188 summonses to motorists in Henderson for texting, checking email or using hand-held cellular phones while driving over a recent 18-day stretch ...
An artist's rendering of the Galleria at Sunset mall in Henderson after a $24 million expansion project. The project will include six new restaurants, a valet, new entrance and an outdoor plaza.
New restaurants coming to Galleria at Sunset mall in $24 million expansion
Wednesday, March 26, 2014
The Galleria at Sunset mall in Henderson will break ground Thursday on a $24.1 million expansion that will include six new restaurants, a valet, new entrance and an outdoor plaza. Restaurants will include...
Sophie Juhl, 5, of North Las Vegas interacts with several miniature horses in the stables after a Horses4Heroes ribbon-cutting ceremony and grand-opening event at Tule Springs on Thursday, March 6, 2014.
Horses provide ‘magical’ therapy for valley’s heroes and their families
Friday, March 21, 2014
Helping people is what the Las Vegas-based nonprofit organization Horses4Heroes does. Its ranch offers free horse-riding lessons to the families of community heroes: the active-duty military, veterans, police officers, nurses and others who make sacrifices for the valley or country. The horses offer an outlet and therapy …
Rigley Bob, a 9-year-old basset hound, receives some loving touches while hoping to be adopted in the Las Vegas Basset Rescue booth at the city of Henderson's 11th cnnual Bark in the Park event at Cornerstone Park on Saturday, March 8, 2014.
Thousands of dogs and their human friends gather for Bark in the Park
Saturday, March 8, 2014
Bright skies and cool breezes graced pooches of all breeds and sizes as they played fetch, stretched out over grass and made new friends Saturday during Henderson's Bark in the Park, the city's annual homage to canine companionship.
2 house fires in Henderson do combined $140,000 damage
Friday, March 7, 2014
Henderson firefighters battled two house fires Thursday, one resulting in minor injuries and both causing extensive damage.
Third school locked down because of nearby police activity
Two schools locked down earlier today are now reopened, but standoff closes a third
Monday, March 3, 2014
Three Las Vegas Schools were locked down today, the first two because of a manhunt in Henderson for a person suspected of driving a stolen car, and now ...
A team from the Young Electric Sign Company deconstructs the Green Valley Ranch Resort and Spa marquee sign to be updated and replaced soon.
Green Valley Ranch Resort getting a flashier look
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Green Valley Ranch Resort in Henderson is preparing to replace its marquee along the 215 Beltway with something that promises to be easier to maintain.
1 injured in rollover crash on U.S. 95
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
A person was injured today when a car rolled over in a crash with a semitrailer on U.S. 95 South near Galleria Drive.

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