The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s Traffic Bureau along with officers from all the Area Commands will be conducting a “Sobriety Checkpoint” and DUI saturation patrols on Thanksgiving Weekend and throughout the holiday season in the Las Vegas Valley. These events will focus on both drug and/or alcohol impaired drivers in the hope of reducing the impact of impaired drivers and impaired related crashes during the holidays. The checkpoint will … Read the rest

Four-day event has new and traditional events. After a season filled with thrilling racing fueled by the revamped Chase for the NASCAR Sprint Cup format, NASCAR will return to Las Vegas in December for its annual yearly postseason celebration – this edition with first-time NASCAR Sprint Cup Series champion Kevin Harvick as the guest of honor.  NASCAR dignitaries, Hollywood stars and race fans will convene for NASCAR Sprint Cup Series … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –>LAS VEGAS, Nov. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ – LiveDeal Inc. (LIVE) (“LiveDeal” or the “Company”), a publicly traded company in that operates, a geo-location based mobile marketing platform in that enables restaurants to publish “real-time” and “instant offers” to nearby consumers, today announces the Company has realized a 783 % (783%) increase in net site visits in the 1st week of the campaign, as compared to site traffic … Read the rest

Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) November 24, 2014 Exclusive Genetics, a leader in the bucking bull industry returns to Las Vegas, Nevada for the fourth consecutive year to feature its $1.5 million Bucking Bull Games. The Games will be held December 4-13 parallel to the Wrangler National Finals Rodeo, when over 250,000 fans converge on Las Vegas for the “world series” of rodeo. Bucking Bull Games will present, over the course … Read the rest

Obama Finds a Golf Partner in Derek Jeter

Derek Jeter celebrating after hitting in the game-winning run in his last at bat at Yankee Stadium against the Baltimore Orioles in September. Zuma Press President Barack Obama hit the links on Saturday with former New York Yankee All-Star Derek Jeter. Mr. Obama, a Chicago White Sox Fan, joined Mr. Jeter at the Shadow Creek club in North Las Vegas, Nevada. The golf course is in consideration one of the … Read the rest

Fashion showcase helps raise money for March of Dimes

Steve MacIntyre-For the Sun-News Model Brandy Darden walks the runway for friday night at the Las Cruces Convention Center during the eigth annual yearly March of Dimes High Heels for High Hopes Style Show. LAS CRUCES &GT;&GT; Community members strapped on high heels and strutted down the runway Friday to raise cash for babies during the eighth annual yearly High Heels for High Hopes Style Show. The fashion show, at … Read the rest

10 Things to Know for Today

November 21, 2014

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories in that will be talked about today: 1. WHAT’S NEXT FOR OBAMA ON IMMIGRATION Despite Republican opposition, the president heads to Las Vegas to sell his executive actions on change as acceptable politics and acceptable policy. 2. ANOTHER BILL COSBY ACCUSER COMES FORWARD Therese Serignese, a 57-year-old nurse from Boca Raton, Florida, says the TV icon raped her in … Read the rest

World Food Championships winner Ricardo Heredia is a rising star

Courtesy San Diego chef Ricardo Heredia wins the overall title at the 2014 World Food Championships on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, in downtown Las Vegas. By Ben Vaughn Friday, Nov. 21, 2014 | 2 a.m. Courtesy San Diego chef Ricardo Heredia wins the overall title at the 2014 World Food Championships on Sunday, Nov. 16, 2014, in downtown Las Vegas. Courtesy San Diego chef Ricardo Heredia won the bacon and … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS, 20 de noviembre de 2014 /PRNewswire/ — Anoche Gucci Timepieces & Jewelry presentó junto al Latin Recording Academy Gala el homenaje a la Persona del Año 2014; el cantante Joan Manuel Serrat, en el Mandalay Bay Events Center en Las Vegas. En reconocimiento de este logro, Gucci Timepieces & Jewelry otorgó a Joan Manuel Serrat un nuevo reloj Gucci Latin GRAMMY Interlocking timepiece. También le presentaron este glamoroso … Read the rest

Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) November 20, 2014 Convoy of Hope will stop in Las Vegas, Nev., on Saturday, November 22, at The Champion Center of Las Vegas to provide a day of free food, goods and services. This event marks the 1,000th community outreach hosted by Convoy of Hope in cities across the country and abroad. This milestone signifies nearly two million guests of honor who have been served at … Read the rest