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June 19th Featured Column:


Be a Change Agent


  Nevada Government

Senator Harry Reid
Weekly Update
Senator Harry Reid made the following statement after the U.S. Senate overwhelmingly passed the Family Smoking Prevention and Tobacco Control Act, 79-17: “This bill will save lives.  This vote was a victory for common sense, public health and our nation’s future.......



  Nevada Government
  Congresswoman Shelley Berkley
  Berkley Announces $17 Million For Nevada Homeland Security Needs

 “The bright lights, entertainment and attractions that Las Vegas has to offer draw huge numbers of visitors from around the globe and with these crowds come the need for additional resources to protect against threats, including acts of terrorism.  These funds will help our first responders maintain the ability to act in the case of an emergency or threat to public safety....


  Nevada Government

Congresswoman Dina Titus
Weekly Updates
Congresswoman Dina Titus of Nevada’s Third District and a member of the Homeland Security Committee announced that Nevada and the Las Vegas area will receive nearly $17 million for the current fiscal year through a number of Homeland Security grant programs aimed at improving emergency preparedness......

You Too
Can Help Our

  Nevada Government

Department of Business and Industry
Vegas Insurance Agent Stripped of Licenses, Fined $90,000
The Nevada Division of Insurance has found that a Las Vegas insurance agent collected premiums from unsuspecting victims then failed to remit the funds to insurers, Insurance Commissioner Scott Kipper announced.....




City of North Las Vegas
  Recreation For Generations

City officials will break ground for the SkyView Multi-Generational Center at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, June 30, at 3050 E. Centennial Parkway, at the northeast corner of Centennial Parkway and Statz Street.......



City of Henderson
  Maintaining the Value of Your Home

The City of Henderson Neighborhood Services Division, Code Enforcement Division and Parks and Recreation Department are co-hosting free workshops for homeowners concerned about declining property values...........




  Monthly Horoscope
  Michele Avanti, CAP 
June '09 Horoscope

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....

  2009 Astrological Outlook


  Notes from Norm
  Norm Clarke
Weekly Wrap-Up 06-13-09 - 06-19-09

An original Leonardo da Vinci painting of a topless Mona Lisa, locked away in Las Vegas and being tracked down by art collectors?.....




  Vegas Wishes & Desert Dreams
  Robin Leach
Weekly Wishes and Dreams     
It was a night of triumph for Motown legend Smokey Robinson and his four-man group Human Nature...


  The Mentalist
  Gerry McCambridge

The Red Carpet from my Perspective
This is what it looks like just before I stepped on to the red carpet and posed for all the photographers and granted interviews........




  Tony's 2 Cents
  Tony Curtis

Jules Verne Legendaire Award event! & Some Press
I was in Los Angeles last weekend for the Jules Verne Event..........



  An Imperial Life
  Little Anthony
  This & That

I don’t know if you caught the notice, but Graceland Enterprises’ managers are looking for people with personal stories to tell about the king of rock ‘n’ roll. .......




  Publisher's Favorite E-mails
  Marleen Marino

Military Humor


Thank Goodness they can still maintain their sense of humor over there!!!......




Victoria Alexander

Week of June 19, 2009                             

CineVegas Begins!, Phil Spector’s Sex Life, David Carradine’s Legacy, An al-Qaida Franchise, and more…




  Jackie Brett
  Brett's Vegas View 06-19-09

In August, legendary Hollywood hotspot, Pink’s Hot Dogs will open a new Las Vegas location in Planet Hollywood at the south end of the property with direct access to Strip foot traffic....




Celebrity Chef Connection
Merlots That Are Worth The Money  Guest Columnist Les Kincaid
There are plenty of Merlots that cost less than any cabernet counterparts, simply because Merlot Cabernet isn't viewed as cool the Merlot was in the 1980s, "It's easy to pronounce, it's not very tannic, and it’s easy to drink. So it went crazy [back then]."....





Tom Jones International
Friars Club Applause Award Gala
Tom received the Friars Foundation Artistic Scholarship Applause Award, one of three given tonight to “artists and industry titans who have shown outstanding merit and achievement, and whose careers have contributed positively to their industry and to the world of entertainment.”...........




Liberace Foundation
VS. a Rock Cabaret
On Sunday, June 21, 10:00 pm at Liberace Museum's Cabaret Showroom it's not your mama's cabaret!....




  Chick Hughes 
  This Week, at the 702 TV & Cinevegas Launch Party!
  See Chick with some gorgeous gals,....


  Report on Vegas

Michael Politz
This Week's Update


International music sensation and “cuchi-cuchi girl” Charo has signed a long-term contract to perform her new show, “Charo in Concert: A Musical Sensation” at the Riviera Hotel & Casino in Las Vegas beginning Friday, July 10......





Your Latest Feedback!


Letterman vs. Palin

  2007 & 2008 Feedback!


  Pet of the Week

Nevada SPCA 
Pet of the Week - June 19th
This week's Pet of the Week..




Shiloh Horse Rescue and Sanctuary

Jill Curtis
Some Photos from Last Weekend...
First off, happy news as Rocky Road's adoption is pending to a new CA home..........



  Community Engagement

Tom Axtell
Vegas PBS Named Recipient of National PBS TeacherLine Grant
Vegas PBS’ upcoming episode of “Recession Rx” features options available to pet owners who are facing foreclosure.  The new segment also teaches viewers how to reduce energy costs and where to find low cost prescription drug plans.......




  Women's Chamber of Commerce

June Beland
Women in Power Network Mixer "Summer Nights"
WHOF Pioneer Award Recipient-Lorraine Hunt-Bono, List of WHOF Inductees, Highlighting WCCNV Top Executive Members, Finance, Grants, job postings..........



  Networking…Las Vegas Style

Sherial Bratcher
Be a Change Agent
Everyone knows someone who is struggling with some issue… health, finances; some loved one, friend or colleague going through a rough patch.  At some time in everyone’s life, compassion, and generosity can make the difference between life and death, being homeless or provide help to find a cure for a disease......





From Parker's Pen
Trina Johnson-Finn is Free Today and Home in the USA
Now that singer-impersonator Trina Johnson-Finn is free and back in the USA, reflect on freedom and truth (and the distress when it is denied to us). Thank God, in America there is due process backed by the U.S. Constitution. Read news about her ordeal and a “Personal Message to Trina,” reminded that freedom requires action........



  Our Diverse Community

Las Vegas Kabbalah Centre
Weekly Insight
When practicing transformation, don't be afraid of failing. We actually reveal more Light for ourselves and for the world when we fall and then get up again.....




  Our Diverse Community

International Church of Las Vegas
Men's Conference 2009 - June 24-27


We have an important announcement for men and women (Ladies send your men to this conference). The International Church of Las Vegas' men's ministry is sponsoring a men's conference. We are calling all men, ages 13 to 93 to attend.........



  Our Diverse Community

Young Israel-Aish
Highlights from the Bar Mitzvah Bash for YIA & Discover the light of the Torah!


Young Israel Aish celebrates 13 years in the Las Vegas Jewish community.....




  Nevada Cancer Institute
Breakthrough Could Lead to New Antimicrobial Drugs

After many years of painstaking studies – led by Assistant Professor Tarmo Roosild at Nevada Cancer Institute in Las Vegas, Nevada and Professor Ian Booth at the University of Aberdeen, Scotland – scientists have figured out the mechanics of ‘channels’ in bacteria which stay shut if all is normal and are triggered to open if they need to mount a defense.......



Ms. Poker
  Susie Isaacs
  The Kid, the Skateboard, and the Deal

On Wed., June 10, I went to the Golden Nugget to play the $230 HORSE event. For those of you who are not poker savvy, HORSE stands for Hold'em (limit), Omaha (high-low), Razz, Stud, and Eight or Better........




The Best of "the Coach's" Poker
  Bob "The Coach" Ciaffone
  From Poker To Politics    Crossover series column Part 4

To my amazement, it turned out that I was the most experienced person on platform writing, in view of the small amount of experience I had in 2006 working on the county resolutions.......









Virtual March on Washington for Veterans





Give blood at Luxor, see 'BODIES'



"BODIES...The Exhibition" is partnering with United Blood Services for a community blood drive on June 20, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., in the retail area of Luxor Hotel & Casino. All donors will receive passes to


"BODIES...The Exhibition" and "Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition."

Reserve a spot at

(sponsor code is BODIES) or 562-2166.

Walk-ins welcome, as space allows.





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Legends in Concert

at the
Joey Edwards

Jay White

at the

John Worley  


Barbra & Frank
at the  
Gary Abrams 

Gerry McCambridge
Planet Hollywood  

Steve Grodkiewicz

Soprano's Last Supper
at the Riviera 
Carlo Martini


Liberace Museum
in the
Liberace Plaza

 Caryn Mcneff

Country Superstars
Delores Darby

Larry G. Jones
at the
Royal Resort Hotel
Dan Childs
Stars of Magic
at the
Royal Resort Hotel
Erik Weir
V-Ultimate Variety
Planet Hollywood
Gloria Gonzalez

Marc Savard's Mesmerized Show
Planet Hollywood
Geralyn Hopson

Fab Four
Planet Hollywood
G Scott Spence






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