- This west valley market offers European goods and a whole lot of love
- Saturday, April 13, 2019
- Tucked into a suburban west Las Vegas strip mall is a small family-owned shop. Its shelves brim with treasured European treats, such as strong Turkish coffee, Bosnian cookies, German chocolates, hard-to-find Greek wines and breads baked in-house.
- Innovative UNLV course takes hands-on approach to urban issues
- Thursday, April 4, 2019
- Under fluorescent lights, a group of approximately 20 people huddle at a table listening to the static of the police-dispatch call fill the room ...
- For Searchlight residents, community center is much more than a cultural hub
- Sunday, March 31, 2019
- The Searchlight Community Center, a low slung, beige building that appears to be the epicenter of the town, houses a library, food bank, museum, meeting space, a Clark County Parks and Recreation satellite office and more.
- Mind your pet’s manners at the dog park
- Saturday, March 30, 2019
- The Trust for Public Land recently released a survey that ranks the top dog park cities based on the number of parks per human, and it’s clear the Valley loves dogs.
- Classical musician Alexandria Le lends talents to Nevada’s Big Give
- Sunday, March 17, 2019
- On Thursday, award-winning classical musician Alexandria Le will sit at the keys of two pianos for a series of free performances — one in the back of a red pickup truck and the other at Mario Basner’s World Heritage Collection at Tivoli Village ...
- Campus visit helps local Hispanic students get preview of UNLV
- Saturday, March 9, 2019
- Shaelyn Eguchi-Fernandez is one of eight children in her family. The 16-year-old Las Vegas High junior plans to be the first to attend college ...
- Blind UNLV student, guided by a trusted furry friend, thrives at school and life
- Saturday, March 2, 2019
- Rebecca Dunfield hurries out of the rain and rushes to her afternoon classes with her piping-hot peppermint tea in hand. It’s a similar scenario for other UNLV students. Unlike her peers, Dunfield has a guide dog, a silver poodle named Cindi who helps her navigate campus ...
- Local middle school gets creative to fund performing arts programs
- Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2019
- From circus performers fluttering through the air to folklorico dancers twirling in time to mariachi music, students at Knudson Middle School on Monday showcased skills they've learned on campus as a means to help pay for specialized programs ...
- As bone-marrow donor, Las Vegas woman answers call to save a life
- Sunday, Feb. 17, 2019
- About five years ago, Las Vegan Tiffany Gordon decided to become a bone-marrow donor. Her decision to volunteer her DNA to a bone-marrow registry to help those battling blood cancers like leukemia or lymphoma, was inspired by ...
- Identifying the remains of the unknown
- Friday, Feb. 15, 2019
- In the U.S., there’s 4,400 unidentified bodies recovered and logged annually, according to National Missing and Unidentified Persons System. Of those, 1,000 stay nameless after a year and small counties near the border account for a large portion of those.
Camalot Todd, a graduate of the UNLV Hank Greenspun School of Journalism and Media Studies, covers nonprofits, social justice, diversity and demographics. She started at the company in 2016 as an intern, collecting data for election coverage. In her free time, she likes to bake gluten-free goodies, and rescue bunnies.
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