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Bringing the Big Easy

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to the Meadow City “The Rotary Club of Las Vegas is dedicated to service,” said Sharon Caballero, the 2018-2019 club president. “It’s in the 4-way test, Service Above Self. In the process, we like to have a good time and invite our community to become a part of that, which is what the Mardi Gras… Read More ›

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Bringing the Big Easy

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to the Meadow City “The Rotary Club of Las Vegas is dedicated to service,” said Sharon Caballero, the 2018-2019 club president. “It’s in the 4-way test, Service Above Self. In the process, we like to have a good time and invite our community to become a part of that, which is what the Mardi Gras… Read More ›

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Review

(4) The Death of Bernadette Lefthand

The Death of Bernadette Lefthand A good story is made up of a collection of elements, the most powerful is that magical thing called voice. Who is speaking and what is the storyteller saying from the heart to engage the reader? In The Death of Bernadette Lefthand, author Ron Querry nailed it with Gracie. As… Read More ›

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Tree of Peace

Plant a tree of peace

Our minister played this during worship today. I thought it was so beautiful I wanted to share it. The song was adapted from a Quaker poem, “Oh Brother Man.” The rendition  below was adapted by Gwyneth Walker. Read more about Walker here. O Brother Man by John Greenleaf Whittier O Brother man! fold to thy… Read More ›

Inspiration »

Monday Musings

Poetry

Bright Ideas My bright ideasare in stacks of notebooks.Articles, stories, essays… begun but never finished. Now it’s doc after docin a folder called “works in progress,”yet they never do, progress, I mean.Why do I hold onto these tarnished gems?Beats me.Perhaps they are like children,waiting to grow upand go out on their own. Picking up, where you… Read More ›

Lifestyle »

Inside the lawsuit

New Mexico Capitol

Yazzie v. State of New Mexico (From information provided by Barbara Casey) The Las Vegas branch of AAUW is sponsoring a community forum on the ground-breaking Yazzie v. State of New Mexico lawsuit, which will change the way New Mexico funds public schools. The community forum is scheduled for Nov. 10, at 10:30 a.m. at… Read More ›

Arts »

Bidder ‘er up!

Charity Auction

Online auctions are a way to make money, but they’re more than that. These creative fund-raising websites introduce participants to a worldwide marketplace of buyers and collectors. www.lvnmauction.com invites you to sign up and bid for a number of items from its selection of art and other services. Below is a Q&A with Linda Anderle,… Read More ›

Cookbook »

Protein-Packed Breakfast Recipes

Protein Packed

(Family Features) Whether you’re a casual exerciser, a professional athlete or just looking for a nutritious breakfast, kick off your day with protein-packed recipes. As an expert in the nutritional needs of professional athletes, Megan Chacosky, chef and registered dietitian for the U.S. Ski & Snowboard Team, stresses the importance of protein in any fitness… Read More ›

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