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This Week's Flyer Contains:

Children's Picture Book Day

Featured Artist of the Month

Featured Announcement

VCO Welcomes it's Newest columnists

"Vegas Insider" Columns

This Week's Announcements

Theme for March - Anything Green

Weekly Prize Giveaway


Today is Children's Picture Book Day and VCO's publisher Marleen Marino is proud to share this character building book with the valley's youth.  The story and characters were created entirely by Marleen Marino and is entitled

The Friendship Book©

Please share this positive message with your children or grandchildren.

Just click HERE to read story.


Featured Artist

for the Month: March

Bette Midler


Featured Announcement:

Help is needed for a Las Vegas Entertainment Pioneer

To learn more please click HERE


Our good friend Norman Kaye, Poet Laureate of Nevada and wonderful entertainer is in dire need. A benefit is being organized to assist Norman with his mounting medical bills. If anyone knows a location where this very important benefit could be held  please contact us. Already many entertainers and musicians have  joined this cause to share their talents to make it a great event! Please help in any way you can.


 More news on our A Motherless Daughter's Love story soon.





VCO Welcomes Our Newest Columnist


Young Israel-Aish

Young Israel-Aish spends a lot of time teaching people what is so special about being Jewish. Reaching out to all Jews, in a non-judgmental, friendly way, sharing with them the pleasures that come with being Jewish, that is what we are all about.


VCO Welcomes Our Newest Columnist


Las Vegas

Las Vegas Dogs is a free membership website.  There are areas on the site where you can blog or offer information, share fun photos an videos and much more. While on Las Vegas Dogs, visit the Park! There is so much to do and see there. While you won't find anyplace to sit or any water fountains, bugs or grass, you will find a whole list of fun and exciting features for you, your pooch and the whole family!





VCO Welcomes Our Newest Columnist


New Creations Ministries

New Creation is a multi-cultural fellowship where all races unite in the bond of Christian love; to grow, worship, nurture, serve one another and connect are community culture and our world to Jesus Christ. It is done so without judgment and much love; as if you were visiting your relatives. New Creations goal is to be a celebration of all colors and cultures loving the Christian life “really” and worshipping God together.


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Column of the Week:
A Message from the IRS

  Nevada Government        
  Nevada Governor Jim Gibbons
Nevada ‘Vigilant Guard’ Exercise To Simulate Disaster
  A major emergency preparedness exercise involving dozens of local and state agencies, including National Guard troops from five western states and Guam, will be staged in Northern Nevada June 12-19, Gov. Jim Gibbons announced today.....

  Nevada Government           
  Nevada Film Office
Revenues for Nevada Filming Tops $103 Million
“This is a great accomplishment and particularly gratifying for our state because it occurred in spite of a writers strike that delayed numerous productions.”.......
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Can Help Our

  Nevada Government           
  Department of Business and Industry
Trust Company Agrees to Voluntary Revocation of License
The Financial Institutions Division of the Nevada Department of Business & Industry today announced that Trust Company of the Pacific, LLC, has agreed to the voluntary revocation of its Nevada trust license, payment of legal costs and an administrative fine in lieu of other action by the Division......

  Clark County                   
  Clark County Parks & Recreation
Native American Craft Market
This annual festival highlights the history and artistry of Native American cultures and includes the Native American Craft Market that features invited artists and demonstrators....


  Presidential Candidates        
  Senator Hillary R. Clinton       
Senator Hillary Clinton Supporters

Senator Hillary Clinton's supporters.....


  Presidential Candidates       
  Barack Obama      
  Senator Barack Obama Supporters

Senator Barack Obama supporters......


  Presidential Candidates                   
  John McCain
Senator John McCain Endorsements
Senator John McCain endorsements........

  Politically Speaking                            
  John Daly
Weapon of Mass Distortion Aimed at Obama
As the political season continues, the false emails keep coming. This latest one is directed at Barack Obama......

  Monthly Horoscope       
  Michele Avanti, CAP              
March '08 Horoscope
                 2008 Astrological Outlook

How to Use This Column: As you read your sun and moon sign, you will note each section is broken into Focus, Test, Key & Action. Focus defines what you will find yourself focused on during this time....

  April '08 Horoscope


  Notes from Norm
  Norm Clarke
Weekly Wrap-Up 03-22-08 - 03-28-08

Meaghan Jette Martin, a 16-year-old Las Vegas native, is about to become a Disney film star and the envy of the teen world. Martin has a lead role in "Camp Rock," an upcoming Disney Channel film that co-stars the Jonas Brothers, the pop rock sensations....


  Vegas Wishes & Desert Dreams
  Robin Leach
Weekly Wishes and Dreams

Over 50 gorgeous girls arrive in Vegas today (THURS) for the battle of “lipstick, hair and mascara” as they go through all 15-days of the preliminary competitions leading up to the April 11 live telecast of Miss USA 2008...


  Publisher's Favorite E-mails         
  Marleen Marino
Some Incredible PowerPoint Presentations
One message states "people who share a common direction and sense of community can get where they are going quicker and easier than those who try to go it alone." We at VCO feel this message is crucial for the future of the U.S.A. and our world.......


  Jackie Brett
  Brett's Vegas View 03-28-08

Entertainer Terry Fator, who gained national popularity when he won NBC-TV's America's Got Talent show and then began headlining at the Las Vegas Hilton with a contract through May 2008, has been extended through 2008 at the resort.......



Xania Woodman               
The Latest From The Circuit
Don't believe the hype. Life in Clubland isn’t all sparkler service and block-rockin’- beats......



Celebrity Chef Connection
Roberta’s at the El Cortez Hotel and Casino
Allow me to begin by stating I am not a food critic. Yes, I have a broadcast show about food and I write about food, but I don’t write about how this dish didn’t have enough salt or that dish had too much garlic.........



Kid Cary
Jimmy Hopper
Jimmy Hopper played in the Lava Room on the third floor over looking the Strip.  From the floor to ceiling windows you get great views of the Bellagio’s fountains and all the action on the Strip....



The Valley News Team  
27th Annual Best of Las Vegas Awards – 2008
The Zumanity Showroom at the New York/New York Hotel and Casino was the home to this year’s Best of Las Vegas Awards.....



Chick Hughes

  Clubbing Around Las Vegas With Chick
  See Chick with some gorgeous gals....

  Pet of the Week           

Nevada SPCA 
Pet of the Week - March 28th
This week's Pet of the Week..



Your Latest Feedback! 


Vegas' 1st Annual April Fools' Day Parade


Arrogant Cheney Flips the Bird to All of Us


  The Vegas Eye                             
  The Vegas Eye             
The Latest From the EYE
Okay, now. Everyone clap their hands and give my dear friend and mentor Robin Leach some love. He’s gone to great lengths to make sure what happens in Vegas won’t be staying in Vegas much longer......

  Red Carpet Marketing  

Mary Ann Butcher
Celebrity Buzz and Media Kit Pointers
When celebrities appear in a company's advertisements, it can create a very LOUD buzz. Typically, this happens for two reasons: We are unconsciously drawn to the familiar.......

Visit VCO's
For Daily

  Women's Chamber of Commerce   

June Beland
A Message from the IRS
March 29, 2008 has been designated as Economic Stimulus Saturday.  I have listed some sites in Las Vegas that will be preparing returns for free.....

  Click here to shop at the official Dancing with the Stars store!

  Our Diverse Community                   

Las Vegas Kabbalah Centre
Weekly Insight
Every morning our soul returns from its journey to the source and re-enters our body. We are reborn, given another chance to get it right, to pick up the pieces and to move forward with love and warmth and excitement. The best is always yet to come.....


  Our Diverse Community                 

Hispanic community
Effective Communication

  Before employing translators to help communicate campaigns and important information, businesses must understand the audience they are catering to and must know their translators’ background and qualifications......

  Our Diverse Community                 

Young Israel-Aish
Make the Joy of Purim last!

  Rabbi Wyne gives insight on how to keep the joy of Purim with us each and everyday of our lives.....


  Nevada Cancer Institute
UNLV Men’s Basketball Coach Lon Kruger Hosts Coaches vs. Cancer®
UNLV Men’s Head Basketball Coach Lon Kruger welcomes several of the nation’s top basketball coaches and sports fans from all across the country for the first-ever Coaches vs. Cancer® Las Vegas Golf Classic,....

  In This Corner                 

Pete Allman
Judah and Mosley in ‘High Stakes’
“Sugar” Shane Mosley vs. Zab “Super” Judah in Golden Boy Promotions’ “High Stakes” can go in either direction. Both have heart and excellent boxing skills. The HBO Pay-Per-View event airs May 31 from the Mandalay Bay Events Center in Las Vegas. Who will prevail when the pressure is on in the final rounds is worth waiting to find out…..


"Mr. Sunshine"             
  Steve Cofield
  Weekly Highlights
  Listen to Steve as well....

The Best of "the Coach's" Poker           
  Bob "The Coach" Ciaffone
  Varying Your Game
  Your most important decision in varying your game is how often to do it. If you are playing against the same opponents over and over, you need to do it much more than if you are playing against a variety of opponents....


Hoops with "The Tout"
  Frank Marino
  Hoop Time

Speaking of pro potential… how ‘bout Del Curry’s kid. Davidson’s Stephen Curry only a second year player must be making “the old man” (a pretty good pro himself, two decades ago) proud while helping, “big time” to lead the Wildcats to a sweet sixteen match u against the Wisconsin Badgers........




SPECIAL Announcement:

The Last VCO Newsletter


This is the LAST Friday Flyer


For several reasons we will not be publishing VCO's Newsletter anymore

For an explanation click HERE





Clark County Children's Festival










April 14   -   Winchester Center and Park  -  3130 S. McLeod  -  455-7340

This award-winning event combines recreation and cultural activities to entertain and educate children of all ages. Admission is free, from 10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m. and there are many free activities including: ongoing dance and music performances in the park, arts and crafts, face painting, special shows in the Winchester Theater, carnival games, workshops, clowns, inflatable slide, obstacle course, and bounce houses. Other vendors with small fees include food and drinks, rock climbing wall, a train ride, historic battles, pony-go-round, and more






If you're reading this and haven't become a member of the VCO community (don't forget membership is free) Click HERE and have a chance to win any of the fabulous prizes listed below!


Grand Giveaway


Two tickets to see


Barry Manilow


"Music and Passion Concert"


at the Las Vegas Hilton


Get Up and Go’s own Larry Tyler is proud to sponsor a

Hawaii Island Hopper Holiday

 5 days and 4 nights in a tropical, Hawaiian paradise, with the added flexibility of seven-day check in

A $1,160 value.

(airfare not included)

  "Dinner for 2" at Benihana   
  "Dinner for 2" at TJ's Steakhouse    
  at the Las Vegas Hilton  

Monthly Giveaway

The "Best Feedback and Best Poem" each month
 will win one of the 2 prizes listed below

March Theme - Anything GREEN

Last chance to submit for March
$100 Gift Certificate from the $100 Gift Certificate from
 Bella Vita Studio   Jazzee's Boutique
2827 Paradise Road
(702) 732-9700
See Past Winners Here

Keep submitting your Feedback and Poems, then at the end of the month,

 YOU, the VCO readers can vote for your favorites.

(One vote per reader, to be announced 2nd week of following month) 

 Keep in mind VCO's website Guidelines


Weekly Giveaway

Legends in Concert
at the Imperial Palace
WINNER Gwendolyn Woods

$250,000 Game Show Spectacular
at the Las Vegas Hilton
WINNER John Neeland

Jay White

at the Riviera

WINNER Emma Reid

Bobby Slayton
at Hooters
WINNER Brooke Tadlock

Gerry McCambridge
at Hooters
WINNER  Billy Scadlock

Barbra & Frank
at the Riviera 
WINNER  Alex Thomas

Country Superstars
at Fitzgerald's
WINNER Shelly Shapiro

The Scintas

at the Las Vegas Hilton

WINNER David Dodd


“Beatles Tribute:
 4 Lads from Liverpool”
 at the Four Queens
WINNER  Aleyda Hernandez
Liberace Museum
Located in the Liberace Plaza
WINNER Katherine Ahching

Defending the Caveman
 at the Golden Nugget
WINNER Jesse Brambila
Gazillion Bubble Show
 at the Steve Wyrick Theatre
WINNER Sany Khan
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