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VEGAS ALMANAC BY CHIP MOSHER

Jan 29, 2014 3:42pm
Feb. 1, 2006: Metro officer Sgt. Henry Prendes, 37, is shot and killed during a domestic violence...
<p>Public figures like former Gov. Jim Gibbons, who became embroiled in a scandal involving a cocktail waitress while in office, became easy targets for the sharp pens of CityLife.</p>

A REMEMBRANCE OF THINGS PAST

Jan 29, 2014 3:40pm
“The fact that many Americans are still deluded enough to claim Iraq was an imminent...
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REFLECTIONS ON A BLOODSHOT LIFE

Updated: Jan 29, 2014 4:41pm
All great things come to an end, and it is now CityLife’s time to exit gracefully from...

BY THE NUMBERS

Updated: Jan 22, 2014 10:37am
40medical marijuana dispensaries are allowed to be opened in Clark County according to a...

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PAUSE WITH THE VIOLENCE

Updated: Oct 31, 2013 8:09am
Dear Friends and Neighbors:Some mornings we wish we could just go back to bed, pull the covers over our head, and sleep the day away. We especially feel like that on mornings like Monday.Because we...

YOUR WEEK BY THE NUMBERS

Updated: Oct 23, 2013 11:14am
16 dayswas the length of the partial federal government shutdown. See you in January.14 yearsof record drought have seen water levels in Lake Mead, the source for 90 percent the valley’s water, drop...

YOUR CITY, BY THE NUMBERS

Oct 16, 2013 5:46pm
$500 millionis the amount UNLV President Neal Smatresk would like to raise to help fund a medical school, stadium and various improvements to the campus on Maryland Parkway. However, the campaign is...
<p style="text-align:right;">The Metropolitan Police Department display the Southern Nevada Domestic Violence Memorial on Oct. 3 to raise awareness of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. The memorial displays the names of men, women and children who have died by domestic violence in Clark County.</p>

STATE IMPROVES DOMESTIC VIOLENCE NUMBERS

Updated: Oct 24, 2013 2:31pm
Consistently over the years, Nevada has remained in the top spots for the number of women killed by men.Domestic violence was skyrocketing leaving many advocates in both public and private sector...
<p>PHOTO BY LAUNCE RAKE</p><p>Rehan Choudhry, Las Vegas entrepreneur and primary organizer of the Life Is Beautiful festival, addresses a group of downtown residents and business owners OCT. 10 about the impact of the Oct. 26-27 event. Joey Vanas, left, and Ashley Goodhue are also organizers of the festival.</p>

CLOSURES BEGIN FINAL PREPARATION

Updated: Oct 24, 2013 2:39pm
Life is Beautiful, the Las Vegas music-arts-food festival, is scheduled to descend on downtown Oct. 26-27. But those who work, live or visit downtown will feel the impact much earlier.The first road...
<p>The entrance of the The Red Rock Canyon Conservation Area west of Las Vegas as seen on Thursday, Oct. 10,2012. The popular site has been closed because of federal budget impasse. (Jeff Scheid/Las Vegas Review-Journal)</p>

SHUTDOWN STARTING TO HIT HOME

Updated: Oct 24, 2013 2:40pm
America Held Hostage: Week Three.As of press time this week, there were ongoing talks but no solution to the federal government shutdown. Much of the attention focused on what was happening...
A pair of youths shoot desomorphie, street named krokodil, in a Siberian squat in 2011. Doctors in Arizona treated two patients last month with conditions similar to krokodil. Russian for "crocodile," krokodil is known for its ability to turn the skin scaly and green, leading to flesh rotting off the bone. PHOTO BY STUART GRIFFITHS

NEW DRUG APPEARS ON HORIZON

Updated: Oct 16, 2013 5:52pm
If it is an addictive drug, Judge Cedric Kerns has seen it - or at least the impact of it - on people and families. Kerns has seen hundreds of young people go through the Las Vegas Municipal Court’s...
Pedestrians on the Strip are forced to take the stairs Oct. 6 to a walkway after the escelator breaks down. Visitors to the Strip are corralled and contained with jersey barriers and herded onto massive, clunky pedestrian overpasses. PHOTO BY BILL HUGHES

THE UNWALKABLE LAS VEGAS

Updated: Oct 16, 2013 5:54pm
Las Vegas is unwalkable in so many ways, and in so many different kinds of ways, one could make a solid argument that it should be preserved forever as Unwalkable National Park. This would ensure...
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BY THE NUMBERS, OCT. 10

Oct 10, 2013 7:14am
60is the estimated number of families with vacation homes inside Lake Mead National Recreation Area given notice by the National Park Service to vacate due to the partial government shutdown.1,300or...
<p style="text-align:right;">Cattle guards helped Metro corral the not-huge and not-unruly crowds on Fremont Street.</p>

Curfew, Metro help quell Fremont Street crowds

Updated: Oct 16, 2013 5:53pm
If somehow someone hadn’t heard, the city of Las Vegas and the Metropolitan Police Department are serious about ending trouble on Fremont Street.Last weekend, the Fremont Street district looked like...
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