February 2020 Around Town

Lecture Series Part 1 “Hidden History” All lectures in the series are held at Paseo Verde Libray. February 15th, 2pm-4pm Who was John Howell? Nathan Harper, a Springs Preserve Archaeologist/SNWA, will be discussing, John Howell and his contribution as a Pioneer of Las Vegas. Howell came to Southern Nevada from North Carolina sometime before 1870. He worked … Continued

January 2020 Around Town

Capability Health & Human Services Capability Health & Human Services (“Capability”) was founded in 1976 as the Southern Nevada Association for the Handicapped.  Capability has used many names over the years, including the Nevada Association for the Handicapped, Endeavor and, most recently, Easter Seals Nevada.  In September 2019, the organization made the decision to rebrand … Continued

June 2019 Around Town

Dark Moon Coffee Roasters Opens in Henderson Dark Moon Coffee Roasters, is a family-owned and operated business, brings its roaster/cafe to the Henderson community. 11041 S. Eastern Ave. #115 Henderson. Open Monday through Saturday, 7 a.m.–2 p.m. 702.840.3300

May 2019 Around Town

Blue Heron Announces First Homebuyer for Obsidian Community in Henderson Blue Heron announces the first homebuyer for its newest Henderson community, Obsidian. Jim Perry, a 75-year-old South Dakota native, has made Las Vegas home since 1994 after retiring from a 23-year career with the FBI. The retired Army pilot’s home in the Obsidian community will … Continued

May 2018 Around Town

City of Henderson Names Stephanie Garcia-Vause New Assistant City Manager City of Henderson Community Development and Services Director Stephanie Garcia-Vause has been named as the city’s new assistant city manager. The appointment was made by Interim City Manager Richard Derrick. Garcia-Vause began her new position on April 9. She joined the City of Henderson’s Community … Continued

April 2018 Around Town

Get your historical documents scanned for free as part of National Preservation Week! Henderson Libraries will offer complimentary digital scanning services for your photos, letters and other important papers from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday, April 28.

March 2018 Around Town

Dignity Health-St. Rose Dominican, the community’s only not-for-profit, faith-based hospital system, has made $364,332 in grant awards to seven nonprofit collaborations in Henderson and Las Vegas. St. Rose has awarded grants to community programs for more than 20 years. 

February 2018 Around Town

On February 24, Honor Flight Southern Nevada will host an Honor Flight Experience from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will be held for the World War II and Korean War veterans who are unable to make the trip back to Washington, D.C. to visit their memorials.

January 2018 Around Town

Henderson has been in discussions with the Raiders organization regarding the potential for a future team practice facility to be located on a parcel near the Henderson Executive Airport.

December 2017 Around Town

The Galleria at Sunset announced two tenants that will soon call the Henderson shopping center home. The Raider Image, the official store for Raiders merchandise, opened in November, and Bobby Mao’s Chinese Kitchen + Mexican Cantina is scheduled to open early 2018.