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Saturday, Oct. 6, 2018
City National Arena is packed to capacity for a Golden Knights practice, all eyes on the ice, when a dog walks in wearing a Golden Knights jersey. Attention suddenly shifts.
Thursday, Sept. 27, 2018
Las Vegas doesn’t want to be part of this fraternity; no city does. Hurricane Harvey ravaged the Houston area last summer, taking 82 lives and causing millions of dollars of damage. Destructive weather in Puerto Rico and ...
Democracy at work: What this Las Vegas inner-city charter school had to endure to pull off memorable upset
Thursday, Sept. 20, 2018
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 power, and Cheyenne, a school with eight times the enrollment. Democracy Prep only has 272 students ...
Thursday, Sept. 6, 2018
They have donated money to many causes, gotten involved in youth sports leagues and become so visible, you’d think they were already playing here.
Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018
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 Race. Four generations of racers have competed there, including 10-year-old Riley, who ...
Thursday, July 26, 2018
Las Vegas-area high school basketball players would check the mail every day in March for their invitation. Al La Rocque summoned only 25 players to try out for the Las Vegas Stars, the lone club basketball team in Southern Nevada from the 1980s into the ’90s. The Stars would play in a handful of spring and ...
Friday, June 22, 2018
When, how and why to attend Aces, Lights and 51s games.
Thursday, June 21, 2018
Tickets have become the toughest in the league to get; practices required fire marshals to limit the overwhelming number of attendees.
Thursday, May 24, 2018
Coronado's Nick Campbell survived the Oct. 1 mass shooting on the Strip, where one of the bullets that rained down on concertgoers ripped through his right shoulder ...
Thursday, May 24, 2018
The Sun Standout Awards recognized the best in high school athletics last Wednesday at the South Point Showroom. Here are this year’s winners and their stories.