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September 25, 2018

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Stacey Lindburg is owner and CEO of C and S Company.
Construction company owner leads the way for women in a male-dominated industry
Sept. 24, 2018
In 2003, the opportunity arose for Stacey Lindburg to acquire C and S Company. She was a seasoned food and beverage executive but didn't have much experience in the construction industry. Still, she took a chance on herself and trusted her capabilities.
The Korte Company was recognized as the Nevada Contractors Association's Contractor of the Year for 2018.
Celebrating the winners of the 2018 Contractor of the Year Awards
Sept. 24, 2018
Construction builds the infrastructure that shapes our daily lives, including homes, offices, schools and roads. It’s also responsible for thousands of great paying professional jobs. In short, construction helps make Southern Nevada a great place to live....
People on the Move: Sept. 24, 2018
Sept. 24, 2018
In the Notes: David Swenson, Jennifer Carleton, Gardner Company, Friedmutter Group, Penta Building Group, Vincent Tatum, Taylor Vasquez, Olympia Sports Park, Tristan Dressler, Michael Feder and more ...
The List: Commercial general contractors, Sept. 24, 2018
Sept. 24, 2018
Find out about commercial general contractors. This week, we rank them by local billings between July 2017 and July 2018.
A new robotic assisted technology called Da Vinci Xi Surgical System, which gives surgeons more precision in smaller spaces, is demonstrated here at MiVIP Surgery Center, Wednesday, Sep. 20, 2018.
Las Vegas medical group using robot technology in surgery
Sept. 24, 2018
One Las Vegas surgical center is utilizing robotic technology to enhance the medical experience by making procedures less invasive ...
Do seniors want FaceTime or face-to-face time when it comes to health care?
Sept. 21, 2018
Nearly 120 million Americans will be 65 or older by 2020. And according to the AARP, 90 percent want to spend their golden years in their own homes versus moving in with their children or transitioning to assisted living communities. This trend is known as “aging in place” and it’s becoming increasingly possible, in part, because of technology...
The T-Bird Restaurant and Lounge at 9465 S. Eastern Ave is shown Oct. 17, 2012. PT's  is taking over the three T-Bird locations in Las Vegas.
PT’s Entertainment buys 3 T-Bird lounges
Sept. 19, 2018
Local pub giant PT’s Entertainment Group has purchased Las Vegas mainstay T-Bird Lounge & Restaurant’s three valley locations. The acquisition ...
Customers smoke marijuana in the smoking lounge at Barbary Coast Dispensary in San Francisco. Las Vegas is considering an ordinance to allow marijuana lounges.
Nevada Resort Association urges delay on marijuana lounges
Sept. 19, 2018
Nevada’s leading gaming and resort advocacy group is urging Las Vegas officials to hold off on a proposed ordinance to allow marijuana consumption lounges. Nevada Resort Association President Virginia Valentine said the proposed hookah-style lounges ...
New distribution center north of Reno to bring 350 jobs
Sept. 19, 2018
A sports apparel wholesaler has announced plans for a big distribution center north of Reno that will bring 350 jobs to the area. Reno Mayor Hillary Scheive announced Tuesday S&S Activewear plans to ...
Derek Stevens, owner of the D, poses for a photo inside his casino, Monday, Aug. 27, 2018.
Downtown visionary Derek Stevens shares his plans for the future
Sept. 17, 2018
Downtown Las Vegas has seen rapid change in the past decade. If you want to get an idea of where it’s headed in the future, take a look at the single city block along Third Street ...
Ayesha Mehdi is principal attorney at Frontier Health Law.
Health care attorney: 'Running a business is similar to running a marathon'
Sept. 17, 2018
Ayesha Mehdi, principal attorney at Frontier Health Law, talks about some of the people who have inspired her, explains why Nevada is the perfect place for her to practice, and shares a quote from Abraham Lincoln that sums up her philosophy representing clients.
The Notes: Philanthropy, Sept. 17, 2018
Sept. 17, 2018
In the Notes: Wendy’s, Tronox, Caesars Foundation, De Castroverde Law Group, Colliers International – Las Vegas, Nevada Women’s Philanthropy, Blind Center of Nevada, Impact Las Vegas, Ronald McDonald House Charities of Greater Las Vegas and more ...
The List: Available commercial space, Sept. 17, 2018
Sept. 17, 2018
Find out about available commercial space. This week, we rank it by square footage as of Aug. 1.
Customers stroll into Whole Foods in Henderson, Monday, Aug. 28, 2017.
Whole Foods delivering in Las Vegas via Amazon
Sept. 11, 2018
Starting on Wednesday, Amazon Prime members in the Las Vegas Valley can save a trip to their neighborhood Whole Foods Market and have their groceries delivered. Amazon, which last year bought the grocery chain that promotes organic and natural items ...
Phil Schiller, Apple's senior vice president of worldwide marketing, announces features of the new iPhone X at the Steve Jobs Theater on the new Apple campus on Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017, in Cupertino, Calif.
Apple plans to unveil new iPhones. Here’s how to save on an upgrade.
Sept. 11, 2018
It’s the time of year when smartphone makers introduce their newest wares to tempt you to spend your hard-earned dollars on the latest, priciest devices. The gadget mania began last month, when Samsung started selling its $1,000 Galaxy Note9, a luxurious ...