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FOOD REVIEW: ROSE. RABBIT. LIE.

Jan 29, 2014 3:41pm

You have probably seen the billboards, the blogger posts, the banner ads, the news spots, and maybe even the TV commercials (apparently people still watch TV?). Even a faux demonstration of grammarians protesting the gross...

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Jan 08, 2014 2:19pm
Skaters at the new Craig Ranch Regional Park on Oct. 25, the day it opened.
Skaters at the new Craig Ranch Regional Park on Oct. 25, the day it opened.

Well, that didn't take long.

North Las Vegas officials announced today they will close the skate park at the newly opened Craig Ranch Regional Park from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. on Friday for graffiti abatement.

“It is truly disappointing to see people treat this facility disrespectfully,” said Interim City Manager Jeff Buchanan in a statement. “My hope is that going forward, we’ll be able to keep the skate park open and graffiti free for all to enjoy. Otherwise, we will have to consider keeping fewer hours to prevent future damages.”

Graffiti is not in the skate bowl but in an nearby bathroom. The vandalism has been a continuing problem since the park opened Oct. 25. The $130 million park includes as 65,000-square-foot skate complex. 

Some people just can't have nice things

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