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  1. 7th Annual Volunteers in Medicine Ball to Honor Donald D. SnyderRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Nevada Business Journal

    Volunteers in Medicine of Southern Nevada , a volunteer-driven nonprofit organization dedicated to providing the uninsured with access to preventative and comprehensive medical care, cordially invites the public to attend the Seventh Annual Volunteers in Medicine Ball at The Venetian Las Vegas on Nov. 7, 2015.

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  2. Nevada legislature approves state's largest-ever tax hikeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | USA Today

    Nevada legislature approves state's largest-ever tax hike The increase, proposed by Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval, will raise up to $1.3 bln for education Check out this story on USATODAY.com: http://usat.ly/1LXyGsg The Nevada legislature approved the state's largest-ever tax hike that will raise up to $1.3 billion in new and extended taxes to initiate far-reaching reforms in Nevada's struggling K-12 education system. In a 30 to 10 vote Sunday, the Assembly approved all three major facets of Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval's tax plan, including his "Nevada Revenue Plan," which is a hefty hike on cigarette taxes and the continuation of a group of formerly temporary business taxes called the "sunsets."

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  3. The story of Brian Campbell: - The carwash industry's No. 1 fan'Read the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Professional Carwashing/Detail

    A memorable moment recently occurred in a room filled with mostly carwash professionals. Standing at the front, where all eyes were directed, was Paul Fazio, CEO of SONNY'S The Carwash Factory and co-leader of a state of the industry presentation at the Southwest Car Wash Association's Convention and Expo, held earlier this year in Arlington, Texas.

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  4. With the big work done, Legislature expected to adjourn MondayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    With a critical Assembly vote Sunday approving Gov. Brian Sandoval's controversial new gross receipts tax, all of the moving pieces were falling into place to ensure that the 2015 legislative session will adjourn by midnight Monday. The new levy on the state's largest businesses with revenue of more than $4 million a year will raise much of the money needed to fund Sandoval's ambitious education reform package that was also seeing favorable votes on Sunday.

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  5. UNLV researcher looks for earthbound answers to otherworldly medical issueRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | Las Vegas Review Journal

    Frank Cucinotta, a professor at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, reviews radiation slides on his computer at the Rod Lee Bigelow Health Sciences building on the UNLV campus on Tuesday, May 19, 2015. Frank Cucinotta, a professor at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, reviews radiation slides on his computer at the Rod Lee Bigelow Health Sciences building on the UNLV campus on Tuesday, May 19, 2015.

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  6. UNLV hosting World Arm Wrestling League championshipsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 31, 2015 | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    Men and women arm wrestlers are competing for half a million dollars in prize money at the University of Nevada, Las Vegas.

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  7. Nevada transit authority releases plans to reduce Las Vegas gridlockRead the original story

    May 28, 2015 | RGT Online

    A light-rail subway system beneath Las Vegas Boulevard is among the ambitious recommendations that have emerged from a transportation plan that has taken more than two years to complete. Another big-ticket project is a double-deck tunnel under McCarran International Airport to connect Russell Road east and west of the airport and possibly provide a light-rail link to the Strip line.

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  8. Could this be the world's first known murder?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | CBS News

    ... are "completely compelling," said Debra L. Martin, Lincy Professor of Anthropology at the University of Nevada-Las Vegas and the co-editor of the International Journal of Osteoarchaeology, who did not take part in the study. The research shows this ...

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  9. Redmond's Chao receives National Merit scholarship to University of Nevada, Las VegasRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Redmond Reporter

    Emma Chao, a senior at Redmond High School , has received a National Merit scholarship from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas . Chao, who plans to study biomedical engineering at UNLV, is one of 2,200 National Merit scholarship recipients nationwide.

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  10. Las Vegas student receives $3,000 Bank of Nevada "Forward Together" scholarshipRead the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | KTNV-TV Las Vegas

    Bank of Nevada Regional Executive Vice President Michael Cunningham, 2015 Forward Together Scholarship winner, Abigail Ly, 2014 Forward Together Scholarship winner, Katarina Faulkner, Bank of Nevada Chief Executive Officer, John Guedry. Bank of Nevada Regional Executive Vice President Michael Cunningham, 2015 Forward Together Scholarship winner, Abigail Ly, 2014 Forward Together Scholarship winner, Katarina Faulkner, Bank of Nevada Chief Executive Officer, John Guedry.

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  11. HSMAI Names Revenue Management Professionals of the Year and Vanguard Award Honoree for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Hospitality Net

    ... Las Vegas resort. Outside her role at The Cosmopolitan, Birch is actively involved with the University of Nevada-Las Vegas and its hospitality school, including the school's hospitality mentorship program. When Wilroy joined Hilton's Revenue ...

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  12. HSMAI Names Revenue Management Professionals of the Year and Vanguard Award Honoree for 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    May 27, 2015 | Bottom Line

    ... Las Vegas resort. Outside her role at The Cosmopolitan, Birch is actively involved with the University of Nevada-Las Vegas and its hospitality school, including the school's hospitality mentorship program. When Wilroy joined Hilton's Revenue ...

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  13. Nevada Assembly Oks Bill To Regulate RidesharingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2015 | Insurance Journal West

    A hard-fought bill to regulate ridesharing companies such as Uber and Lyft got the green light from Nevada lawmakers in the wee hours of Saturday morning, after weeks of behind-the-scenes negotiations, several public failures for Uber and a marathon workday that ended with legislators apparently confused over which bills they were voting on. The Assembly concurred early Saturday with an amendment to AB175, which creates regulations for "transportation network companies" that allow people to hail a ride through a smartphone and imposes a 3 percent fee on taxi and ride-hailing company fares.

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  14. HSMAI Names Revenue Management Professionals of the YearRead the original story

    May 26, 2015 | Hotel News Resource

    ... Las Vegas resort. Outside her role at The Cosmopolitan, Birch is actively involved with the University of Nevada-Las Vegas and its hospitality school, including the school's hospitality mentorship program. When Wilroy joined Hilton's Revenue ...

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  15. Vegas Chamber gives conditional support to Sandoval tax planRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | The Wichita Eagle

    The Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce, a major business group that has remained neutral on tax bills for most of the legislative session, said Monday that it would offer conditional and temporary support of Republican Gov. Brian Sandoval's revised tax proposal. The cautious endorsement came as a budget committee held a second hearing for Sandoval's tax plan, which faces an uncertain future with one week left in the legislative session.

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  16. Decorator Who Dares to Dazzle Turns Eye to Las Vegas Strip & BeyondRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | Nevada Business Journal

    As a Las Vegas-based decorator and stylist, she has created eye-popping spaces on the Strip and off, in high-end luxury condominiums, commercial spaces, restaurants and homes.

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  17. Las Vegas Hospital Director Teaches Staff, Patients In Health FieldRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | CBS Local

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  18. Teacher Expands Education By Incorporating The Language Of LatinRead the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2015 | CBS Local

    Listen Live Welcome to NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT! NewsRadio 100.5 KXNT is dedicated to being the dominant information and talk source for Las [...] CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2 CBS Sports Radio 1140 and 100.5-2 FM HD2 7255 South Tenaya Way Suite 100 Las Vegas, NV 89113 Business Office: 702-889-7300 Business Fax: 702-889-7373 Maureen Pulicella, General Sales Manager, 702-889-7566, [email protected] Kyle Helmick, Promotions & [...] Christine Young is the upper school Latin teacher for The Meadows School . She has a degree in classics and Latin from Brown University and Master of Arts in Teaching in Latin and Classical Humanities from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

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  19. Decorator Who Dares to Dazzle Turns Eye to the Strip and BeyondRead the original story

    May 24, 2015 | PR Log

    PRLog - May 24, 2015 - LAS VEGAS -- Lisa Escobar elevates spaces to elegance. In her years as a decorator and stylist, she has created eye-popping spaces on the Strip and off, in high-end luxury condominiums, commercial spaces, restaurants and homes.

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  20. Nevada Legislature: Assembly OKs bill to regulate Uber, similar firmsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2015 | Nevada Appeal

    A hard-fought bill to regulate ride-hailing companies such as Uber and Lyft got the green light from Nevada lawmakers in the wee hours of Saturday morning, after weeks of behind-the-scenes negotiations, several public failures for Uber and a marathon workday that ended with legislators apparently confused over which bills they were voting on. The Assembly concurred early Saturday with an amendment to AB175, which creates regulations for "transportation network companies" that allow people to hail a ride through a smartphone and imposes a 3 percent fee on taxi and ride-hailing company fares.

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