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October 13, 2007

Nevada Day Open House At The Home Of Las Vegas’ Most Eccentric Collector

Every year, Dr. Lonnie Hammargren, our former Lt. Governor, University Regent, retired neurosurgeon and obsessive collector, opens his home to the public. It’s totally a private collection that is museum worthy. He calls his little collection […]
October 12, 2007

Looking For Trouble In A Metro Police Cruiser

The Citizens Leadership Academy is an annual 8 week course offered by the City of Las Vegas. I was honored to be one of the 25 Las Vegas residents chosen for this years class. I’ve […]
October 10, 2007

We’ve Got ‘Whatever’ You Need

As long as its links to cool stuff in downtown Las Vegas! For now the link is still labeled “Whatever” at the top of our page. Eventually we’ll change it to ‘links’, but for now […]
October 10, 2007

The City Of Las Vegas’ Million Dollar Car – And Uncle Jack Got To Drive It

There’s only 30 of them in the world. There’s only 16 in the US. There’s only one in Las Vegas. We’re happy to report that the city only leases it for only 5000 a month, and […]
October 9, 2007

A Vintage Vegas Housewarming Party At The Rexford

Well, Pam’s finally moved into the Rexford, and just about as happy as any client I’ve ever had. We did a champaign and pizza toast last night, and everyone there lived within a mile. We’re […]
October 8, 2007

Las Vegas Literary Tour Saturday October 13th

Breaking news from our secret source of cool artistic/ creative/ political events, Brian Paco Alvarez. Well, maybe not so secret. Either way, he thought we should let you know about a double decker bus tour […]
October 7, 2007

Everyone Asks Me Where The Water Comes From – Now I Know

Thanks to the tour I took this morning as one of the 25 Las Vegas Citizens who were chosen to be in this year’s “Citizen Leadership Academy”. It’s a 10 part course on the behind […]
October 4, 2007

Our Favorite Downtown Artist – First Friday In The Arts Factory

Also, favorite Las Vegas Historian is responsible for the 2 photo exhibits from the Las Vegas News Bureau. One is in the street party tents at Casino Center and Colorado, and the 2nd is a […]
October 3, 2007

Citizens Leadership Acedemy Tours Las Vegas Fire And Rescue

I had no idea of how little I knew about fire safety, or how complicated and complex it is behind the scenes at Las Vegas Fire and Rescue. The evening started with dinner and casual […]
October 3, 2007

First Friday In The Las Vegas Arts District Celebrates Its Fifth Anniversary

There’s lots to see and do and hear as usual, and the fall weather will certainly help bring out a huge crowd this month. The MUST SEE EVENT this month include TWO photo exhibits from […]