Las Vegas Review-Journal: Las Vegas Firefighters kick off annual Muscular Dystrophy Association Fill the Boot drive


Firefighters kicked off their the annual “Fill the Boot” campaign Friday. For more than 60 years, firefighters have hit the streets with collection boots to raise money to benefit children suffering from muscular dystrophy.

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Foundation Assisting Seniors to Hold 13th Annual Charity Golf Tournament

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On Monday, May 30, 2016 at the Revere Golf Club at Anthem, The Foundation Assisting Seniors (FAS) will hold its 13th Annual Charity Golf Tournament. The money raised will provide funding for the foundation’s programs to improve the overall quality of life of seniors in the community by ensuring that they remain as safe and comfortable as possible as they age in their homes. Continue Reading


Zero Drownings is the Mission for Las Vegas and Henderson Firefighters

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HENDERSON/LAS VEGAS – The Las Vegas Firefighters (Local 1285) and the Henderson Professional Firefighters (Local 1883) launched their safety campaign, “Safe Pools Rule!” with a press conference on April 13 at Cowabunga Bay.

This is the second year that the two locals have teamed up to spread awareness about pool safety in our community, focusing on the A, B, C, and Ds of drowning prevention: Adult supervision, pool Barriers, Classes such as CPR and swim lessons, and Devices like life vests.  Continue Reading


Nevada Business Magazine: Last Word

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“What’s Your Perfect Day?”

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Nevada Business Magazine: Industry Focus – Attorneys

Screen Shot 2016-04-06 at 1.13.55 PMLeft to Right: Samuel Schwartz, Schwartz Flansburg; Nile Leatham, Kolesar & Leatham; John Steffen, Hutchison & Steffen; Mandy Shavinsky, Snell & Wilmer; William Urga, Jolley Urga Woodbury & Little; Dianne Merkey, City National Bank; R. Duane Frizell, Callister & Frizell; Connie Brennan, Nevada Business Magazine; John Mowbray, Fennemore Craig; Dan Waite, Lewis Roca Rothgerber Christie; Anthony Martin, Ogletree Deakins; Michael Feder, Dickinson Wright; Jeff Silvestri, McDonald Carano Wilson

Most industries have experienced an energetic pick up in business as the economy has recovered. Nevada law offices are enjoying an improved economy but are still facing their share of challenges. While clients continue to practice caution after the recession, numbers are showing improvement for lawyers in the Silver State. Top attorneys recently met at the Las Vegas office of City National Bank to discuss factors affecting their practice today, from industry professionalism to the new Court of Appeals. Continue Reading