Mentally ill people who were cast out of a Las Vegas psychiatric hospital and issued Greyhound bus tickets to cities across the country without proper consent, care or planning soon will have their day in court.
A Nevada court has ruled that James Flavy Coy Brown, whose 2013 bus trip took him to Sacramento, and potentially hundreds of others who had similar experiences, may as a group pursue damages against Rawson-Neal Psychiatric Hospital in Las Vegas, Southern Nevada Adult Mental Health Services, which oversees the hospital, and various treatment professionals. Continue reading “Homeless mental patients given ‘Greyhound therapy’ from Las Vegas could get a payout | The Sacramento Bee”
The chairman of the elected body with jurisdiction over the Las Vegas Strip has filed to run as a Democrat for governor. Sisolak is expected to face a Democratic party primary challenge from Clark County Commission colleague Chris Giunchigliani .
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LAS VEGAS, NV — Thousands walk over them and past them every single day.
The Las Vegas Walk of Stars has tributes embedded into the famous Las Vegas Strip sidewalk for some of the biggest celebrities the world has ever seen.
“We are going to be losing Liberace, we’re going to be losing Elvis Presley, we’re going to be losing Frank Sinatra,” said female impersonator and star of Frank Marino’s Divas Las Vegas, Frank Marino.
“I’m also speaking for all the other people who really can’t fight for themselves,” added Marino in an exclusive interview with Contact 13.
Marino says he recently discovered one of this two stars vanished. Continue reading “Dozens of star tributes mysteriously vanish on Las Vegas Strip”
The Review Journal’s Feb.12 editorial, “Keep government out of housing,” asserts that government should not have a role in solving the housing affordability problem in Nevada. The assertion that the “simple” solution to the problem is “roommates” insults many families and seniors in our community who are struggling to make ends meet. While getting a roommate may work for young, new entrants into the workforce — a strategy I used until I was 30 — it is not a real solution to the problem.
To be clear, the availability of affordable workforce and senior housing is a serious issue that our community currently faces. It will continue to worsen without action. Continue reading “COMMENTARY: Affordable housing a vital issue for Southern Nevada”
LAS VEGAS, NV – Youth soccer teams from around the globe will flock to southern Nevada for the 11th annual Las Vegas Mayor’s Cup International Showcase. This year’s event is expected to draw 430 male youth soccer teams and 237 female youth teams from 19 different countries and 27 states across America.
Athletes ages 11-19 will compete at seven different field over the weekend. Organizers had to split the competition up into two weekends due to the record number of registrants. The tournament begins on Saturday, Feb. 17 and ends Feb. 19 for the boys teams and lasts from Feb. 23-25 for the girls teams. Continue reading “Mayor’s Cup Kicks Off This Weekend In Las Vegas”
LAS VEGAS, NV – Not a bad way to start the weekend. The National Weather Service is reporting that the Las Vegas valley tied the record high temperature for today’s date, February 9, by reaching 78 degrees.
The record was previously set in 2015. The high temperatures were expected this weekend, but you can never really predict the weather in the desert. One day it could be 78 degrees and sunny, and the next day could bring swirling winds. (Yes, that might actually happen tomorrow. The National Weather Service is already issuing wind advisories for Saturday.)
End your work week by checking out what kind of weather is expected around the Las Vegas valley this weekend. Click here for the forecast.
It’s official. Las #Vegas has tied the record high for the date. We reached 78 degrees which was previously set in 2015. #vegasweather #nvwx— NWS Las Vegas (@NWSVegas) February 9, 2018
(MENAFN Editorial) LAS VEGAS, Feb. 01, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — and have acquired five acres in south Las Vegas and plan to build Bermuda Estates, offering 15 single-family detached homes starting in the $400,000s. The community is scheduled to break ground in March of 2018 and is expected to be open for sale in October of 2018. The retail value of this community is expected to exceed $7.5 million. Continue reading “Summit Homes of Nevada and Presidio Residential Capital to Build Community Offering 15 Luxurious Homes in South Las Vegas”
Houses in southeast Las Vegas are seen on Monday, Sept. 26, 2016. (Brett Le Blanc/Las Vegas Review-Journal @bleblancphoto)
With fewer foreclosures and underwater borrowers in Las Vegas, distressed-home sales fell to the lowest level in years in 2017, according to newly released data. Continue reading “Las Vegas Valley distressed-home sales fall to lowest level in years”
I was looking for a new apartment because the lease on mine was almost up. I wanted to find something a little cheaper if I could so I started searching around to see what was out there to rent. Continue reading “Found An Apartment To Rent In Las Vegas NV”
Location must make this very simple for you in order to go to the work from your apartments for rent in Southwest Las Vegas. Kids must not at all have the hard time in going to the school. You may live close to the University or any other area. Another aspect that you need to look in is number of the bedrooms, bathrooms or total area you want. Continue reading “Type of Location You Want”