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In a League of Their Own: Women Voters Show Off Fashions

Posting Date: 03/26/2014

By Linda Faas, MCJ Feature News Reporter

One only needs to say, “Fashion Show!” to gather a crowd of ladies in Mesquite. Tuesday,

March 25, the League of Women Voters Mesquite (LWVM) rounded up a roomful of enthusiastic women at the Eureka Grand Canyon Ballroom. All were ready to gab with friends, enjoy a lunch of salad and luscious desserts, and see the new spring fashions. [Read more]

Mesquite Dancers Bring Home the Gold

Posting Date: 03/24/2014

Dancers from Relevé Dance Studio in Mesquite brought home the gold last weekend when they competed in the America On Stage Dance Competition in St. George, UT. Twins Kenzie and Maddie Gorman, 13, and 6-year-old sister Brynley represented Mesquite and their studio well at their first competition.  [Read more]

Relay for Life scheduled for May

Posting Date: 03/18/2014

The City of Mesquite is proud to be a Co-Sponsors with the American Cancer Society and to be help them with their annual event the Relay For Life here in Mesquite, Nevada. In coordination to the City of Mesquite’s Annual Mesquite day’s activities we are happy to promote and help the American Cancer society with their Event.  [Read more]

CERT recruiting enthusiastic members

Posting Date: 03/18/2014

Do you want to have an impact on your neighborhood and community? The mission of CERT, Community Emergency Response Team, is to help prepare yourself and your neighborhood for emergencies in the community. Mesquite CERT wants you to become part of an active Community Emergency Response Team. [Read more]

Weather Spotter Training scheduled

Posting Date: 03/18/2014

he National Weather Service office in Las Vegas is teaming up with the local Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) to provide training on becoming a weather spotter. [Read more]

Festival of Books inspires local authors

Posting Date: 03/17/2014

By Linda Faas, MCJ Feature News Reporter

As Mesquite lavished in another perfect weekend, residents enjoyed two very diverse but rewarding events: The Festival of Books and the annual Blessing of the Animals.

Mesquite Arts Council staged its 2nd Annual Festival of Books at the Mesquite Senior Center on Friday afternoon and Saturday.  [Read more]

Pets and friends celebrate the blessings of life-Slideshow

Posting Date: 03/17/2014

By Linda Faas, MCJ Feature News Reporter

For an hour on Saturday morning, the parking lot of the Mesquite United Methodist Church was alive with the happy sounds of pets and friends who came to receive a blessing of good health and long life from Pastor Rick Casebolt. Many of the pets came with health issues.  [Read more]

Three awarded at Boy Scout Annual Banquet

Posting Date: 03/12/2014

Brian Wursten, Petra Jones and Beth King were awarded the Silver Beaver Award at the Las Vegas Area Boy Scout Council Annual Recognition Banquet. The Silver Beaver Award is the highest national award presented by a local council of individuals for noteworthy service to youth. [Read more]

Valley Presbyterian Church Rummage Sale coming up

Posting Date: 03/05/2014

The Valley Presbyterian Church will have a Rummage sale on Saturday March 22 from 8 am to 1 pm at the Church located at 350 Falcon Ridge Parkway, Ste 702 (Behind Bealls Department Store). The public is invited.

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Library District named National award finalist

Posting Date: 03/04/2014

Press Release

The Las Vegas-Clark County Library District has been named a finalist for the 20th annual National Medal for Museum and Library Service awards. [Read more]

03/03/2014 - Donkeys are Jamboree hit-Slideshow

03/03/2014 - Women’s Defensive Tactics workshop scheduled

02/27/2014 - Mesquite Realtors donate to Food Bank

02/20/2014 - Hygiene Kits need Community Support

02/13/2014 - Donkeys party it up in Las Vegas

01/29/2014 - Peaceful Valley Donkeys on the move

01/23/2014 - Mesquite Senior Games Rev Up for 2014

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