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Las Vegas Utilities - Recycling
Whether you are new to the Las Vegas Valley, setting up recycling service in your own name for the first time or moving to a new residence, getting recycling service can be a giant pain. This guide will help simplify your life by providing you with one place to find all the info you'll need to start your new life in Las Vegas.

Yucca Mountain - Nuclear Waste In Las Vegas' Backyard?
Located about 100 miles northwest of Las Vegas, Yucca Mountain is the proposed, any only legal location in the United States, for the storage of nuclear waste products. Composed of the aptly named tuff, a very strong stone created during volcanic eruptions, Yucca Mountain has been deemed by geologists to be geologically stable. But what do...

Opportunity Village
Opportunity Village - Las Vegas' Favorite Charity

Governor Gibbons Denies Teachers, State Works More Money
An unpopular proposal by Nevada Governor Jim Gibbons.

Governor Jim Gibbons
Profile of Nevada Governor Jim Gibbons

Early Voting in Clark County
Early voting for Clark County and Las Vegas

Flu Shot Locations in Las Vegas
Where to find flu shot locations in Las Vegas.

The Las Vegas Hepatitis-C/HIV Crisis
Learn about the Las Vegas Hepatitis-C/HIV Crisis and see what is currently being done to help those affected.

Mayor Oscar Goodman
Learn about Oscar Goodman, the mayor who says he has the best job in the universe. Read about his background, his experience and his personal life.

Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce
Whether you're new to Las Vegas or a long-time resident, the Chamber of Commerce can help you learn about jobs, find a business, get married and much more.

State of Nevada Official Website
A website devoted to state and government information, history, services and much more.

Nevada Small Business Administration
If you're looking to start a small business or take one over, the SBA is the place to start.

Yucca Mountain
Yucca Mountain -The Most Studied Real Estate on the Planet

How To Register To Vote in Las Vegas?
Election Day is right around the corner. To ensure you are ready and able to vote in the upcoming election here are some tips on registering to vote in the State of Nevada.

How to Find Casino Job Listings Online Part 1?
Whether you are a new or longtime resident of Las Vegas you need a job. Casino jobs on the Las Vegas Strip are among the most coveted and desirable jobs in the Las Vegas Valley. The combination of high wages, great benefits and a fast paced and exciting work environment make Casino jobs the cream of the crop. This How To will give you all the...

How to Find Casino Job Listings Online Part 2?
Whether you are a new or longtime resident of Las Vegas you need a job. Casino jobs on the Las Vegas Strip are among the most coveted and desirable jobs in the Las Vegas Valley. The combination of high wages, great benefits and a fast paced and exciting work environment make Casino jobs the cream of the crop. This How To will give you all the...

How to Find Casino Job Listings Online Part 3?
Whether you are a new or longtime resident of Las Vegas you need a job. Casino jobs on the Las Vegas Strip are among the most coveted and desirable jobs in the Las Vegas Valley. The combination of high wages, great benefits and a fast paced and exciting work environment make Casino jobs the cream of the crop. This How To will give you all the...

How to Find Casino Job Listings Online?
Whether you are a new or longtime resident of Las Vegas you need a job. Casino jobs on the Las Vegas Strip are among the most coveted and desirable jobs in the Las Vegas Valley. The combination of high wages, great benefits and a fast paced and exciting work environment make Casino jobs the cream of the crop. This How To will give you all the...

Las Vegas Utilities - Garbage.
Whether you are new to the Las Vegas Valley, setting up garbage and trash removal service in your own name for the first time or moving to a new residence, getting garbage service can be a giant pain. This guide will help simplify your life by providing you with one place to find all the info you'll need to start your new life in Las Vegas.

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate Carolyn Goodman
Carolyn Goodman is the wife of current mayor Oscar Goodman and the president of the Meadows School which she founded in 1984 in Summerlin. As president she oversaw 150 employees with an annual budget of $17 million. She has also served on the board for the Keep Memory Alive Foundation and Las Vegas Springs Preserve, in addition to working with dozens of other community organizations.

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate Larry Brown
Larry Brown has served as a Las Vegas City Councilman for 14 years and worked alongside Mayor Oscar Goodman during one of Las Vegas' greatest boom and greatest bust periods. A self proclaimed "budget hawk" Larry Brown was responsible for creating the public budget workshop, bringing the budget review process "out and in-the-open."

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate Chris Giunchigliani
Chris Giunchigliani is the current Clark County Commissioner serving District E which includes Las Vegas, and has held the post since she was elected in 2006. She was also a member of the Nevada Assembly from 1991 to 2006. Las Vegas Life Magazine named her "Best Role Model" due largely to her educational work with children,

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate Steve Ross
Steve Ross, a lifelong Nevada resident, is a member of the Las Vegas City Council for the 6th district. He has also served as the Executive Secretary Treasurer of the Southern Nevada Building Trades Council after spending years as a certified electrician.

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate Victor Chaltiel
Victor Chaltiel has one thing going for him in his run for Mayor that many of his opponents lack; real business experience. Victor Chaltiel is the Founder and Chairman of Redhills Venture llc, a venture capital fund that invests primarily in technology based startups.

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate George Harris
George Harris is the Co-owner of the restaurant Mundo and founder of Alien Tequila. He is a well known conservative and a founder of the Tequila Party, a spoof/offshoot of the Tea Party movement. A longtime Republican wag, Mr. Harris is well known for his boisterous personality that has earned him many a detractor.

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate Tim Gamble
Tim Gamble is among the youngest of the Mayoral candidates and has only lived in Las Vegas for 5 years. In that time he has come to treat Las Vegas as his home town. An EMT by trade, Tim Gamble's greatest claim to fame may be, as CityLife's says, his perfectly suited last name.

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate Katherine Duncan
Katherine Duncan is the President of the Ward 5 Chamber of Commerce. In this role she has been instrumental in bringing various revitalization projects to this historic district of Las Vegas.

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate Marlene Rogoff
Marlene Rogoff sees herself as an outsider in the normal political spectrum, but stands on her business record which is listed on her LinkedIn as "CEO at VCC." Aside form her love of Las Vegas and her belief that "we need new people in government" it was difficult finding much information on her

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate Carolyn Goodman
This 67 year old retired car salesman and real estate agent is no newbie to the political process having run against Mayor Goodman back in 2003. While he obviously was unable to unseat the long term mayor, his run gave Falco insight into the process.

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate Abdul Shabazz
A unique candidate in many ways, Abdul Shabazz, 57, claims proudly on his website that he is a "former dice hustler and denture maker." A self declared political outsider, Abdul Shabazz my simply be in the race as a stunt to drum up awareness for his unique mobile denture repair business.

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate Arnold "Duke" Breuer
One of the lucky ones who escaped unscathed from the hepatitis C epidemic at the Edoscopy Center of Southern Nevada in 2008

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate Anthony Wernicke
Anthony "Little Guy" Wernicke is a 50 something year old US Army vet, breakdancer and an ex-bus driver. His blog, which is chock full of rambling language and numerous spelling and grammatical errors, suggests that he is the new choice for Las Vegas. As the Little Guy he claims he has your back.

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate Christine Montez
Anyone's guess here. A Google search of Christine Montez for Mayor earned a Spokeo.com profile on the name with fascinating stats like "Spokeo people search has successfully located 40 people named Christine Montez in America.

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate Deborah Love
A big question mark followed by some question marks?? Las Vegas's eminently helpful and entertaining Mayor-O-Meter says she has "Has never explained qualifications, why she is running or what she plans to do."

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate George Harris
George Harris is the Co-owner of the restaurant Mundo and founder of Alien Tequila. He is a well known conservative and a founder of the Tequila Party, a spoof/offshoot of the Tea Party movement.

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate Tim Gamble
Tim Gamble is among the youngest of the Mayoral candidates and has only lived in Las Vegas for 5 years. In that time he has come to treat Las Vegas as his home town.

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate Larry Jeppesen
Larry Jeppesen is a retired Marine Corp Officer who has a splinter stuck in his craw over the recent Las Vegas firefighter scandal

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate Angel Vasquez
Angel Vasquez is the former director of the Nebraska Mexican American Commission and currently runs a hotline designed to help those learning English as a Second language. With a background in education he not surprisingly sees our schools as the most pressing issue facing the city today.

Las Vegas Mayoral Candidate Ed Uehling
Ed Uehling has one thing going for him. He's been involved with various aspects of Clark County government for years. He ran unsuccessfully for 1994 and was charged and found not guilty of running a business without a license.

Who Are the Las Vegas Mayoral Candidates?
Now that iconic Las Vegas Mayor Oscar Goodman approaches the term limit to the office he has defined for the past 12 years the race to run Sin City has never been more interesting. To help Vegas residents with the upcoming April 5th Las Vegas Mayoral primary I'll be profiling the 18 candidates on the April 5th primary ballot.

Who to Vote For Las Vegas Mayor? - Voting for Las Vegas Mayor.
With the Las Vegas Mayoral election imminent we want to know who you think should be the next Mayor of Sin City, and why?

Las Vegas Pressing Issue = What is the Most Pressing Issue Facing Las Vegas?
With a new era, at least in the Mayor's office, approaching, we wanted to know what Las Vegans see as the most pressing issue facing he city today. Budget shortfalls? Corruption? Jobs?

Las Vegas Newspapers
Whether you're new to Las Vegas or a long time resident looking to get more involved with your city this guide to Las Vegas Newspapers will help you stay on top of all things Vegas. From local politics to business to entertainment, these print sources are the must reads to stay up on all the issues that make Las Vegas home.

Where to Vote in Las Vegas
Once again election day approaches and you want to do your civic duty and vote. But your life is chaos. Between work, the kid's soccer practice, grocery shopping, going out to dinner with clients and taking your special someone to see a show you have no time. Yet, you are a patriotic American and you will find time to make your voice heard by voting, Don't worry I'm here to help.

Las Vegas Charities
Las Vegas has long been known as Sin City, but for the numerous charitable organizations across the Valley this nickname is just plain wrong. From organizations that feed the hungry to old standards like the American Red Cross these organizations prove that Las Vegas does care. Use this handy guide to Las Vegas Charities find the best places to...

Las Vegas Animal Shelters
Millions of Americans have pets. Be they dog, cat, bird or other, animals have long been considered members of the family. Yet, despite this hundreds of thousands of pets end up in shelters every year and worse many end up being euthanized. Lack of funding, irresponsible and immature owners are often responsible, as is the lack of spaying and...

Early Voting in Las Vegas
Early voting in Las Vegas is for registered voters who will be unable to reach their polling place on Election Day this November 6th. Early voting also allows you to choose the time you want to vote, schedule a vacation or business meeting during election day and perhaps best of all avoid election day crowds.

Is Fantasy Football Sportsbetting?
Isn't fantasy football at its most basic sports betting?

Top Ten Things to Do In Las Vegas With Out of Town Guests
Top Things to Do in Las Vegas for Out of Town Guests

The Magical Forest at Opportunity Village
The Magical Forest at Opportunity Village is Las Vegas' favorite Christmas attraction and is a greta charitable event as well.

Las Vegas New Year's Resolutions
Las Vegas, New Year's Resolutions, giving back, 2014 Put simply, Las Vegas is an easy city to go wrong in and now that a new year is dawning here are several Las Vegas New Year's Resolution ideas to help you recover the balance in your life.

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