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Golden Rainbow’s annual Ribbon of Life show goes on at SLS

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Image”/ > Christopher DeVargas Dancers rehearse for Golden Rainbow’s approaching annual Ribbon of Life advantage program, happening on June 24 at the Foundry at SLS Las Vegas.

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. When the folks at Golden Rainbow, the grass-roots nonprofit company that provides housing, monetary support and other assistance to Southern Nevadans coping with HIV and HELP, got together to plan this year’s Ribbon of Life fundraising production, the focus was on a Broadway program. After all, last year’s occasion was a Vegas all-star version of Andrew Lloyd Webber’s “Jesus Christ Superstar.”

However the many different local performers who line up to offer their time and take part in Ribbon of Life– integrated with this year’s place, the contemporary display room and concert hall the Foundry at SLS– dictated that the production must return to its variety show-style traditions.

” Doing a Broadway program was consulted with fantastic anticipation and excitement, but all the magicians, jugglers and comedians were wondering, where do we fit in?” states Gary Costa, Golden Rainbow’s executive director. “So we said let’s return to the range show format and actually highlight the talent and incredible variety of performers who put in their time every year.”

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Dancers reherse on stage for Golden Rainbow's upcoming annual Ribbon of Life benifit show, Wed June 20, 2018. This year's show takes place on Sunday June 24th, at The Foundry inside SLS Las Vegas. Practice Sessions for Golden Rainbow’s Ribbon of Life Thumbnails Gallery The result is called “The Program Should Go On,” an original show with all live music (and a British Intrusion style) set for Sunday afternoon at SLS. Entertainers from”Baz”at Palazzo, Human Nature at Venetian,”Zombie Burlesque”at Planet Hollywood, Spiegelworld’s programs “Opium” and “Absinthe,” Cirque du Soleil’s “Zumanity, “Mystere” and “The Beatles LOVE,” “Tenors of Rock,” Frank Marino’s Divas Las Vegas, “Dream” at Luxor, burlesque programs “X Country” and “X Rocks” and much more will take part in the show, featuring music by George Michael, the Beatles, David Bowie, Elton John and Queen.

The cast of 150 includes performers from approximately 30 various programs. Las Vegas entertainers from on and off the Strip love to take part in the annual fundraising production because it provides the chance to step out of the box, to do something different from their daily onstage grind.

“It’s likewise fantastic to view how they integrate and join a cast with their buddies,” states Ribbon of Life producer Pietra Sardelli. “Without exception the performers have actually constantly been so grateful to us for putting on the show and enabling them to carry out, and it’s fascinating because we cannot do this show without [them] and here they are thanking us.”

Ribbon of Life is likewise a great way to construct awareness for Golden Rainbow’s mission, which continues to evolve. Costa states the company wased established as a way to supply financial support for those who had fallen on hard times due to managing HIV and AIDS, and as medication and treatment strategies have actually enhanced and kept clients alive longer, the need for other services has grown.

“We are seeing an increase in the variety of individuals who wish to return to society. Their bodies have actually recuperated after they might have been on disability for a number of years and numerous need to go back to work,” he says. “So Golden Rainbow has expanded our objective to just offer real estate and financial help but programs designed to help individuals take part in much healthier practices and preserve their health and augment their medications, as well as meditation and yoga and classes like that, and programs that offer chances to return to work. There are job training programs that can help spend for extra education or specific types of training.”

The 32nd annual Ribbon of Life “The Program Need To Go On” production will be performed at 1 p.m. June 24 (the red carpet reception and silent auction starts at 11 a.m.) at the Foundry at SLS Las Vegas (2535 Las Vegas Blvd., 702-761-7000). Tickets start at $45 with proceeds going to Golden Rainbow and more info can be discovered at goldenrainbow.org.

Fatal crash under investigation near Rainbow and Lake Mead

One person was killed in a deadly crash near Rainbow and Lake Mead on March 26, 2018. (Luis Marquez/FOX5)
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Mead on March 26, 2018. (Luis Marquez/FOX5)( Luis Marquez/FOX5)( Luis Marquez/FOX5 ). LAS VEGAS( FOX5) -. Emergency crews reacted to a lethal crash Monday morning, inning accordance with Las Vegas City police.

Teams reacted to the crash at 6:50 a.m. near Lake Mead Boulevard and Rainbow Boulevard. Inning accordance with a tweet from Las Vegas Fire and Rescue, the crash involved multiple lorries. One automobile was” twisted around a pole” and the crash involves a “possible entrapment.”

Cops included three lorries overall were associated with the crash.

Someone was pronounced dead, authorities said. Another person ran from the crash scene.

It was not right away known if alcohol is an element, police stated.

Northbound and southbound traffic was blocked, authorities said. Motorists were advised to avoid the area.

Stay with FOX5 and FOX5Vegas.com for developments.

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Lady eliminated in crash on U.S. 95 and Rainbow recognized

Nevada Highway Patrol investigated a deadly crash on March 7, 2018. (Luis Marquez/FOX5)
 Nevada Highway Patrol examined a fatal crash on March 7, 2018. (Luis Marquez/FOX5) Nevada Highway Patrol examined a deadly crash on March 7, 2018

.( Luis Marquez/FOX5). LAS VEGAS( FOX5 )-. A young woman who was killed in a single-vehicle crash early Wednesday early morning has been identified. The Clark County Coroner validated the death of Megan Ann Hicks, 23, of North Las Vegas, on Thursday. Hicks’ cause of death was not available.

Nevada Highway Patrol responded to reports of a rollover crash on the United States 95 and the Rainbow Boulevard curve on March 7. According to Trooper Jason Buratczuk, one lady was pronounced dead at the scene and a second woman was carried to a health center with crucial injuries.

RELATED: Rollover crash kills 1, seriously hurts 1 on United States 95 near Rainbow

Hicks’ was the mom of a two-year-old woman, inning accordance with a < a href="https://www.gofundme.com/funeral-costs-and-support-of-mila” > GoFundMe account. Stay with FOX5 for future updates.

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City involved in standoff near Rainbow & & Smoke Cattle ranch


LAS VEGAS (FOX5) –

LVMPD responded to a standoff late Sunday afternoon.

Lt. Graham with Metro stated SWAT arrived at the scene of an apartment building near Rainbow and Smoke Cattle ranch after a man fired shots inside a home.

Graham stated throughout the standoff, surrounding homes were evacuated. Around 7 p.m. the suspect was nabbed, SWAT left the area and City’s Violent Crimes Information took control of the examination.

Graham said no one was injured throughout the occurrence.

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The Las Vegas municipal government was lit up as a rainbow to commemorate gay marital relationship– PICTURES

Las Vegas celebrated the legalization of same-sex marriage in the only method it understands how: with big, intense lights shining through the night.

After the Supreme Court’s Friday judgment that the U.S. Constitution offers same-sex couples the right to wed,Nevadans revealed their approval all over the state.

Even the White Home showed off its pride by brightening the President’s house in rainbow lights.

Right here in Las Vegas, town hall was embellished in a comparable fashion, the light bars developing into a spectrum of color.

And it wasn’t simply town hall showing off. Locals had the ability to grab photos of the High Roller and the Tropicana likewise displaying multi-colored light shows.

Did we miss any? Be sure to send us your images!

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White House lit in rainbow colors after Supreme Court judgment

(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). The White House is illuminated in celebration after the Supreme Court ruled that the Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage, on Friday, June 26, 2015, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). The White Residence is lit up in event after the Supreme Court ruled that the Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage, on Friday, June 26, 2015, in Washington.
(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). The White House is illuminated in celebration after the Supreme Court ruled that the Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage, on Friday, June 26, 2015, in Washington.(AP Photo/Evan Vucci). The White House is brightened in celebration after the Supreme Court ruled that the Constitution guarantees a right to same-sex marriage, on Friday, June 26, 2015, in Washington.

By GLYNN A. HILLSIDE
Associated Press

WASHINGTON (AP) – The White House is illuminated in rainbow colors in commemoration of the Supreme Court’s judgment to legalize same-sex marital relationship.

Gay and lesbian couples in Washington and across the country are celebrating Friday’s judgment, which will put an end to same-sex marital relationship bans in the 14 states that still keep them.

President Barack Obama stated previously Friday that the court ruling has actually “made our union a little more perfect.”

The colors illuminated the north side of the White House as Obama returned Friday evening from Charleston, South Carolina, where he provided the eulogy of the funeral of Clementa Pinckney, one of nine people murdered in the massacre at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church last week.

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