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Southwest Gas introduces ‘Move2Zero’ Offset Program for Nevada

December 19, 2022 by  
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Southwest Gas is committed to our customers and the communities we serve and helping to reduce economy-wide emissions to support a more sustainable planet. As part of this commitment, we are proud to introduce the Move2Zero℠ Program (Program), which provides eligible Nevada customers with the opportunity to offset greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions generated from their […]

HISTORIC BLACK VEGAS | African-American Timeline: Before Las Vegas

December 14, 2022 by  
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BY CLAYTEE D. WHITE Last month, I started this timeline with events in Las Vegas Valley that began in 1870. Because of phone calls, I am making two changes. I am sharing a few state and national entries for greater understanding of our local Las Vegas Black history. Secondly, I am including my UNLV phone […]

Two new homeownership programs launching soon!

December 14, 2022 by  
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By Kevin Hickey, Nevada Rural Housing Authority You’ve heard a lot about the housing market lately — higher home prices and increasing interest rates make homeownership seem even more out of reach. But that could change for many rural Nevada homebuyers! Nevada Rural Housing is launching two new programs to help southern Nevada families buy […]

PEACE: Rise UP from HURT!

December 14, 2022 by  
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This holiday season is like a magical spark that comes in a flash — and as the sun rises, it’s over. Yes, that moment when love is permitted to enter your heart and spread across your face with smiles that capture light. But many of us have been hurt by those closest to us. Hurt […]

PEACE: Make space for WE!

November 8, 2022 by  
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It is amazing how ubiquitous silos, cliques, and teams can be. If you have been exposed to or grew up with the idea that you must be accepted into a particular group to make your life worthwhile — that is sad. This country has historically been built on the concept of “separate and unequal.” So […]

PEACE: Life is to be LIVED!

October 1, 2022 by  
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We all are walking through lives that are either foisted upon us or come from our individual souls. The life that is given is the gift. What we do with it depends solely on the choices we make. The wish for our life is sometimes a dream only realized when our eyes are closed. Yes, […]

Saving Money, Energy Through Home Weatherization

September 13, 2022 by  
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As autumn approaches, now is the best time to plan ahead and prepare your home for the cooler weather. Weatherizing your home is a simple — and sensible — way to reduce your energy bills. ENERGY STAR estimates that you can save up to 20 percent on heating and cooling costs just by insulating and […]

HISTORIC BLACK VEGAS | Putting in the work

September 13, 2022 by  
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Recognizing Faye Todd & Jackie Brantley BY CLAYTEE D. WHITE Although we have not yet arrived at the final destination, there are so many people who deserve recognition for their roles in Las Vegas’ long march toward justice. Two of them are Faye Todd and Jackie Brantley. Todd migrated to Las Vegas in 1964 and […]

Women, Know Your Worth!

September 13, 2022 by  
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BY CRAIG KIRKLAND, EVP/Director of Retail Banking, Nevada State Bank Should women earn the same or more than men? Absolutely.  Should women be given the same leadership and growth opportunities as their male counterparts? Without a doubt.  I have two daughters, an incredible mom who raised me after the early passing of my father, and […]

PEACE: I’m HERE

September 13, 2022 by  
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Feelings of stress and anxiety can be overwhelming. Thinking about what happened yesterday or may happen tomorrow can remove us from the NOW. Staying in the moment can bring relief from life’s pressures. Take account of what is surrounding you at this very moment — what you see, feel, and touch. Staying in the RIGHT […]

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