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Meet the American Red Cross of Southern Nevada and learn about its mission, which goes beyond collecting and providing blood for those in need.

American Red Cross offers disaster response and prevention every day

September 20th, 2018

Meet the American Red Cross of Southern Nevada and learn about its mission, which goes beyond collecting and providing blood for those in need.

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    This year, Democracy Prep football team was elevated to Class 3A, the state’s second-highest classification, pitting it against the likes of Moapa Valley, an established ...

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    Maybe you’re hoping to discover more about that great-great grandfather you’ve always heard stories of. Or maybe you look around the table at every holiday ...

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    Meet Positively Kids, an organization dedicated to delivering high-quality, integrated behavioral and primary care health care services to Southern Nevada children and their families, with ...

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    Frantic mood swings, hallucinations and nausea—no, we’re not talking about the effects of the latest black market drug, but something much more intimidating: ultrarunning. Defined ...

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    The UNLV football team has a very clear goal this season: to qualify for a bowl game. The Rebels came up just short last year, ...

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    Whether flying once a week or once a year, many people have a love/hate relationship with air travel. Yes, it can be faster than traveling ...

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    Plastic is a key component of everyday life for billions of people around the world. But while the material has made life convenient for humans, ...

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    The goal of meditation is to achieve a state of peace by observing your thoughts and feelings rather than becoming immersed in them. Instead of ...

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    Henderson’s Gresko family has been making the journey to Akron, Ohio, each summer for decades to compete in the All-American Soap Box Derby World Championship ...

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    Whether you’ve lived here for 10 years or are just passing through, you know Las Vegas gets hot—triple-digit-degrees-for-weeks hot.

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    The Nevada Legislature passed Senate Bill 225 last session, requiring the state Board of Education to institute a policy that protects students who are gender ...

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    How did Nevada’s state champion Little League team celebrate its title in Carson City? By playing a celebratory game of whiffle ball in the parking ...

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    If not, there are a variety of clinics and fairs throughout the Valley offering back-to-school immunizations.

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    The arid desert keeps mosquitos more or less at bay—we have it way better than Louisiana or Florida. But that doesn’t mean we’re completely in ...

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    Natural wellness is a hot topic—and a lucrative one. There are scores of teas, essential oils, tinctures and supplements that contain powerful properties to help ...

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    The journey through cartel-controlled states in Mexico is safer than what they face in Central America’s Northern Triangle, comprised of Honduras, Guatemala and El Salvador.

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    Ahhhhh, summertime—sunny days, crystal blue swimming pools, frosty drinks in the shade, and don’t forget—’tis the season for selling your junk.

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    Meet Las Vegas Rescue Mission, which feeds the hungry, provides shelter and basic needs, and makes long-term recovery care available to those in need.

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    This past year, Angie Manzanares, a Leavitt Middle School science teacher, sold her break time between classes back to the Clark County School District so ...

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    Everything is different now for Whitney Cummings. The comedian has always used being single, dating and the misadventures of her romantic life as fodder for ...

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    This year, Democracy Prep football team was elevated to Class 3A, the state’s second-highest classification, pitting it against the likes of Moapa Valley, an established ...

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    So far this election cycle, almost $2 billion has been pumped into the campaign coffers of congressional office holders and candidates. Ask most members of ...

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    Saul "Canelo" Alvarez out-punched Gennady Golovkin to a majority decision in the highly-anticipated rematch Saturday night at T-Mobile Arena ...

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    Yes, he’s the son of Victor Drai, but he’s not the Vegas kid you might be imagining.

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    From Welshy Arms to The Presets, Hinds to Sofi Tukker

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    Meet the American Red Cross of Southern Nevada and learn about its mission, which goes beyond collecting and providing blood for those in need.

  • Dining

    La Monja will be a Mexican-style raw bar, while Hatsumi will offer a more elegant experience, focused on traditional robata and irori grilling.

  • Music

    Stick around for The Weeknd, Florence + The Machine and Arcade Fire.

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    She’ll be onstage as a presenter at this weekend’s iHeartRadio Music Festival...

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    Hopes are high for Michigan quartet Greta Van Fleet, which has been riding the buzz train thanks to its unabashed re-creation of 1970s rock.

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    He’ll play three times this weekend—at EBC, XS and the Life Is Beautiful festival.

  • Dining

    Head to the bar for executive chef Mark Andelbradt’s counter-only menu and prepare for a range of explosive flavors.

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    Tender wrappers, each plumped up to the size of a playing card, swaddle a juicy pork/vegetable blend worthy of being trumpeted on the marquee.

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    It’s not the craziest idea to visit the festival just to see the art, and this year there’s more of it than ever.

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    You come from the music, but you leave talking just as much about the food.

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    The crew is raising funds and gearing up to bring a crew of 28 students and instructors to Montpellier, France, to compete in this November’s ...