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Town Hall Meeting Planned for District E

Town Hall Meeting Planned for District E

 

County Commissioner Chris Giunchigliani is hosting a town hall meeting for people living in County Commission District E.

The meeting will be 6 p.m. Wednesday, March 28 at the Hollywood Recreation Center, 1650 S. Hollywood Boulevard. Besides Giunchigliani, state lawmakers representing parts of the district will also be there, including State Senator Mark Manendo, Assemblyman Richard Carrillo and Assemblywoman Lucy Flores.

“I enjoy holding town hall meetings because they give me the opportunity to talk directly with District E residents about their concerns,” said Commissioner Giunchigliani.

There will also be representatives from various county agencies. They will be available to answer questions from residents.

Agencies represented at the town hall:

Metro Police Reminding People to 'See Something, Say Something'

Metro Police Reminding People to 'See Something, Say Something'

Metro Police is bringing the message of vigilance to its First Tuesday event.

The “See Something, Say Something” campaign is designed to get people to report suspicious activity. Police want to remind people of the critical role the average person has played in safeguarding communities.

First Tuesday starts at 7 p.m., at Metro’s area command centers. After talking about the “See Something, Say Something” program, people will be able to meet with their local police officers.

Area Command Centers:

Bolden Area Command: 1851 Stella Lake (off Martin Luther King just north of Vegas Drive)

Convention Center Area Command: 750 Sierra Vista (at Swenson)

Downtown Area Command: 621 North 9th St.

Enterprise Area Command: 6975 W. Windmill Lane

Northeast Area Command: 3750 Cecile Ave. (Between N. Pecos Rd and N. Walnut Rd)

Alan Parsons Live Project Coming to Boulder Station

Parsons cut his teeth as a producer before unexpectedly becoming a performer.

Who knew that Abbey Road studio engineers were such rock stars?

Read more at the Las Vegas Review-Journal

Upcoming Children's Shows Spoof Fairytales

Upcoming Children's Shows Spoof Fairytales

 

“Teatime with Fairytale Royalty” will be the next production show put on by the students of East Career & Technical Academy.

The children’s show contains a pair of one-act plays, as well as audience interaction and snacks. Both plays spoof traditional fairytales. Shows take place at 2 p.m. March 22, 2 p.m. and 6 p.m. March 23, and noon March 24.

General admission tickets cost $8 and reserved seating can be purchased for $12 before March 15, and both include a meal along with the show. Some tickets will be available at the door. Tickets can be purchased at the East Tech Main Office, 6705 E. Vegas Valley.

Town Hall Meeting Planned for Monday

Town Hall Meeting Planned for Monday

Clark County Commissioner Chris Giunchigliani is holding a town hall meeting for everyone in County Commission District E.

The town hall starts at 6 p.m. Monday at John S. Park Elementary School near Charleston Boulevard and Maryland Parkway. Giunchigliani will be joined by Las Vegas City Councilman Bob Coffin and State Assemblyman Tick Segerblom. Staff from several county and city departments will be at the town hall to answer questions. Agencies represented include:

Teen Leaders to be Honored at Boys & Girls Club Event

Teen Leaders to be Honored at Boys & Girls Club Event

 

The Boys & Girls Clubs of Las Vegas will hold its second Steak & Burger Event at 6 p.m. March 8.

This event will showcase the Youth of the Year nominees from Boys & Girls Clubs of Las Vegas. Youth of the Year is the premier recognition program for club members, promoting service to club, community and family; academic success; strong moral character; life goals; poise; and public speaking ability.

Teens are seated with adults to enjoy a dinner of steaks for the teens and burgers for the adults. The event is an opportunity for teens to learn networking skills, etiquette and interaction with positive role models.

County Auction Returns Next Month

County Auction Returns Next Month

Clark County’s popular government surplus auctions are almost back.

The first auction of 2012 will be held on at 9 a.m. Saturday, March 3.The auctions are held at the county storage lot at 4320 Stephanie St., off Flamingo Road near Dog Fancier’s Park, and feature items from many government agencies in the region.

Interested participants are encouraged to register as bidders in advance of the sale. The preview and preregistration period opens on site at the auction lot three days prior to the sale. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Wednesday, Feb. 29 through Friday, March 2.