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2007 

I just got a link to some incredible pictures from the Las Vegas air show, Aviation Nation, that I want to share with everyone.  These will give you a much better idea of what the show is really like.  It is truly amazing!   The pictures are here.   If you missed my blog on the air show, check it...
11/27/2007
Springs Preserve is having their first Winter Lights Festival.  There will be more than a half million solar powered lights throughout the 8 acre botanical garden. Because they are using LED lights, it is much better for the environment.  If conventional lights were used, it would use 90 percent ...
11/27/2007
For the sixth year, the Henderson's Terrible 400 Desert Race returns to the Eldorado Valley on December 1, 2008.  The area is located between Henderson and Boulder City.  This will be the final competition in the Best in the Desert series.The race track will run through the McCullough Mountain Ra...
11/24/2007
On Saturday, December 1, 2007,  the record for the world's largest Santa gathering will attempt to be broken.  The current record is 3741 Santa's and belongs to the citizens of Liverpool, so Las Vegas is trying to recruit 4000 people to dress as Santa and run, walk or jog the 1K or 5K race.   The...
11/23/2007
Dick Wilson, known as Mr. Whipple, died at a young age of 91 this past Monday.  He spent 21 years protecting the Charmin toilet paper from crazy housewives who wanted to squeeze it!   Read the article in the Review Journal here.    He retired in 1985 and was replaced by the cartoon bears.  Wilson...
11/20/2007
I lived in the eastern part of the country most of my life so I was used to cold, snow and ice.  I had an ice scraper and a snow brush in the car and snow tires on the car.  I had de-icer for the frozen door locks and salt in the trunk just in case I was stuck somewhere.  I had an extra set of ke...
11/17/2007
So, you live in Las Vegas and you can't get into the holiday spirit because you miss the snow.  Well, now you can go play in the snow at the Henderson Winterfest Celebration.  It will be a manufactured winter wonderland at the Henderson Events Plaza 200 S. Water St.   There will be winter activit...
11/16/2007
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Time to put on your mittens and hat and lace up your ice skates and head to Lake Las Vegas  .  Well, you might not need the mittens or hat but for the fourth year, Lake Las Vegas will have a floating Rockefeller Center style ice skating rink that will officially open this Friday, November 16.   A...
11/15/2007
Just in time for holiday shopping,  Town Square Las Vegas is opening Wednesday, November 14th.  It is located on Las Vegas Blvd at Interstate 15 and the Las Vegas Beltway.   The complex is comprised of 22 separate buildings and it offers dining, retail, entertainment and has a pavilion for concer...
11/13/2007
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Out with the old and in with the new!  That is how Las Vegas keeps the excitement alive.  At 2:30 AM, the New Frontier Casino was imploded to make room for the eight billion dollar resort, The Plaza, which is scheduled to open in 2011.
11/13/2007
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