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You Can Change a Child’s Story

February 12, 2024 by  
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BY KEITH E. WINGATE Four years ago, my life was transformed when I was sworn in as a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) volunteer for the Eighth Judicial District Court here in Las Vegas — to advocate for an abused, neglected or abandoned child.  As a CASA volunteer, I am responsible for making recommendations to […]

Enterprising People: host, Kimberly Bailey-Tureaud & Charles Tureaud, topic: Vegas Community Discuss New Business Ideas for 2012

Enterprising People host: Kimberly Bailey-Tureaud & Charles Tureaud – Vegas Community Discuss New Business Ideas for 2012 88.1 KCEP-FM/Power 88 [audio:|titles=Enterprising People]

Walmart in pink for cancer awareness

September 29, 2011 by  
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Walmart, the world’s largest retailer, is putting the strength of its corporate brand behind cancer awareness. In recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, the retail giant and several of its vendors are collaborating to fill store aisles with pink-colored products. A portion of the proceeds from the sale of those products will go to organizations […]

Workshop aims to help people buy, save homes

September 29, 2011 by  
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Las Vegas is celebrated around the world for its glitz, but on the other side of that glamour is a city with one of the nation’s highest foreclosure rates. In that light, the Federal Home Loan Bank of San Francisco is teaming up with Chase, Wells Fargo and Las Vegas housing counseling agencies to bring the foreclosure prevention and first-time homebuyer workshops to the Cashman Center on Oct. 22 from 9a.m. until 2p.m.. Congresswoman Shelley Berkley will appear as a special guest.

IN THE COMMUNITY with Charles Tureaud – Las Vegas CultureFest

September 29, 2011 by  
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Enterprising People: host, Kimberly Bailey-Tureaud, topic: Walmart – Caesars Las Vegas Culture Fest 2011

Enterprising People host: Kimberly Bailey-Tureaud, guests: Ramon Alvarez – Walmart Stores, Cara Roberts – Las Vegas Chamber of Commerce 88.1 KCEP-FM/Power 88 [audio:|titles=Enterprising People]

Kappa members tour San Diego colleges

September 13, 2011 by  
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Brothers give flavor to the Spanish guitar

September 8, 2011 by  
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Markens Leger and musical partner Adrian Mykahl Hill came together to form their musical group, APT.3, after becoming roommates in Las Vegas.

Metro police officer/playwright brings real life plays to save lives

September 6, 2011 by  
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R. Byron Stringer has earned a reputation as one of Las Vegas’ most prolific local playwrights, the creative force behind a number of entertaining plays that also stimulate self-discovery.

MOCCA headlines at the 6th annual CultureFest

September 2, 2011 by  
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One of Las Vegas’ hottest R&B bands, MOCCA, will headline the 6th annual Las Vegas Culture Fest on Sept. 24 on the Fremont Street Experience. The event is sponsored by Wal-Mart, Caesars Entertainment, the Southern Nevada Water Authority, Dr. Annette Mayes with the Las Vegas All Woman’s Health Clinic, Channel 3, KCEP 88.1 FM and […]

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