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As a woman who’s been involved in government and corporate America for decades, I’ve been speaking and writing about the role of women ...

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August 30th, 2015

As a woman who’s been involved in government and corporate America for decades, I’ve been speaking and writing about the role of women ...

  • Education

    We all know Nevada students have historically underperformed compared with those in other states; they are way behind in reading and math scores. We know ...

  • As We See It

    “Kids today have so many cute questions. Why do the doggies have tails? Why does the moon follow us? What’s a rusty trombone?”

  • As We See It

    The school district was named a College Board Advanced Placement district of the year.

  • As We See It

    “Writing is fun” is the message behind upcoming children’s workshops at the new Downtown bookshop.

  • As We See It

    Nevada's D grade in the early-childhood education index of the latest Education Week Quality Counts report is not about academic performance.

  • As We See It

    The update comes on the hells of the recent reopening of the F Street underpass.

  • Featured15 to Watch

    Medical school, stadiums and wars with the north—UNLV's new president has his work cut out for him.

  • As We See It

    The Board of Regents chose Len Jessup of the University of Arizona as their choice hire for UNLV president.

  • As We See It

    The margins tax initiative that failed on election night last week is just one in a series of recent failures.

  • As We See It

    “It is not being proposed to teach in kindergarten. Not even close. We would never be discussing that.”

  • Featured

    Cheating firemen. Jimmy Kimmel's big CCSD donation. Lake Tahoe's four-pound goldfish (!), plus other stories you might have missed in 2013.

  • As We See It

    The NHSPE, a barrier to graduation for those who don’t pass it, will be phased out beginning in the 2014-15 school year ... which means ...

  • Entertainment

    From Matthew Gray Gubler to Julianne Hough, these stars used to be local students.

  • News

    UNLV is planning to build apartment-style dormitories that officials hope will be open to students by fall 2015.

  • News

    As a not-so-popular teenager, she took up running. When the other kids saw she was good at it, high school life became easier. Almost two ...

  • News

    While Nevada lawmakers debate the merits of legalizing marijuana, one company is looking at opening the state's first medical marijuana school this month. The Budtender ...

  • News

    A once-empty lot at Eighth and Fremont streets, adjacent to the coming downtown Container Park, is now full of more than a dozen large trailers. ...

  • News

    Stefania Druga is only 26 but has lived around the world and, more intriguingly, knows how to make a battery from a lemon, extract DNA ...

  • News

    University of Iowa lecturer David Gould has created a course that links Las Vegas and Iowa City because of what’s happening downtown; it might not ...

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  • Kats Report

    The night Prince opened as a Las Vegas headliner was actually the morning, past midnight in a retrofitted showroom at the Rio. It was dubbed ...

  • Breaking News

    Downtown Las Vegas casino owners Derek and Greg Stevens today announced they bought more real estate on Fremont Street ...

  • Kats Report

    The Kats Report Bureau at this writing is Grand Luxe Cafe at Palazzo just ahead of the media night for Human Nature’s “Jukebox” show across ...

  • Kats Report

    You try to cross this bridge with Seth MacFarlane, linking his affection for the crude/brilliant humor in “Family Guy” — where the highbrow canine Brian ...

  • As We See It

    Stop looking for someone to fault for UNLV losing its basketball coach before anyone could tell him he’s no Tark. Blame only ...

  • Kats Report

    Brad Garrett is in a bittersweet mood this week, celebrating the fourth anniversary of his club at MGM Grand Underground while feeling the loss of ...

  • Arts & EntertainmentVegasDeluxeMusic

    Prince, one of the most inventive and influential musicians of modern times with hits including "Little Red Corvette," ''Let's Go Crazy" and "When Doves Cry," ...

  • Opinion

    Our country is under the gun. If we have learned anything from this political season, it should be that motivated Americans can act in a ...

  • Kats Report

    Soon, there will be no more nights at the Improv. The Improv Comedy Club at Harrah’s, a house of hilarity since April 1995, is reportedly ...

  • As We See It

    The proposed Mars World is reportedly in funding stages and could bring a new level of attraction to town.

  • Kats Report

    When Lisa Marie Smith first saw “For The Record: Baz” at Light in Mandalay Bay last June, she gazed at the stage and said, “I ...

  • Kats Report

    To ask Elisa Fiorillo that question late Thursday night would have been pointless. She had just walked offstage after singing “Purple Rain,” bravely and beautifully, ...

  • Arts & EntertainmentVegasDeluxeDining

    Delightful “Top Chef” cheftestants and star chefs Mary Sue Milliken and Susan Feniger’s Border Grill hosts Farm Fresh Market, its second Border Grill Patio Series ...

  • Fine Art

    The colorful rock totem installation is slated to open to the public May 11.

  • Dining

    This week marks the 10th-anniversary edition of Vegas Uncork’d by Bon Appétit, and these are the events you should check out.

  • Reviews

    Rice bowls at a Mexican restaurant? Libre gets credit for a menu that is certainly au courant.

  • Kats Report

    There is a saying in my VegasVille universe that helps keep all this activity in perspective. It is, “What could possibly go wrong?” This phrase, ...

  • Featured

    A Blue Diamond nursery taking Las Vegas back to its roots.