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Protest in Las Vegas Saturday over Trump migration policy

Friday, June 29, 2018|6:14 p.m.

Protesters opposed to household separations at the U.S.-Mexico border will require to the streets in Las Vegas on Saturday as part of an across the country demonstration.

Organizers state more than 700 “Families Belong Together” events are expected around the country. They’re requiring that the Trump administration permanently end household separations and immediately reunite children and moms and dads.

The demonstrations follow the arrests in Washington today of almost 600 ladies using white and railing versus the now-abandoned separation policy.

The demonstration in Las Vegas will occur outside the downtown federal court house. It’s set up to start at 10 a.m.

Lady who went missing on Strip discovered safe Saturday night

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Cops said she was found in excellent health, but was taken to Daybreak Healthcare facility to be taken a look at.

Update: Betty was simply located safe! A senior husband and wife are back together tonight.

Thank you RRSAR staff member, METRO Missing out on Individuals Detail, METRO volunteers and local hiking groups. You can go to … https://t.co/uoF2RY4DyI!.?.!— Red Rock SAR( @RedRockSAR)

June 10, 2018 Las Vegas cops requested the general public’s

help in locating a missing female called Betty Chapman. Chapman, 69, was last seen Friday at 1:30 p.m. at The LINQ

hotel-casino. She is a former corrections officer, Metro representative Jay Rivera said. On Saturday afternoon, members of Red Rock Browse and Rescue were assisting cops in downtown and on the Strip to try and find her. Other groups were anticipated to help on Sunday. Cops stated Chapman was wearing a white blouse, blue jeans and green and grey shoes.

She is 5 ’10” and has brown eyes and grey hair. Chapman might likewise require medical attention, inning accordance with authorities. Anybody with any details concerning Chapman or her location are advised to call Metro’s Missing out on Individuals Detail

at 702-828-2907, or e-mail [email protected] Copyright 2018 KVVU (KVVU Broadcasting Corporation ). All rights reserved.

Subversive Saturday: Feminist Zine Workshop and a Performance Power Lecture March 31

Subversive Saturday, March 31 from 1 to 5:30 p.m. at the UNLV Marjorie Barrick Museum of Art

Zines & & Feminism Workshop ( 1 – 5 p.m.), Lobby.

Zines contributed in the evolution of third-wave feminism throughout the 1990s. Subversive and political, they provided women a voice far from the mainstream press, supporting an alternative culture of radical development and dignity. Radical zines such as the collaborative punk-rock Riot Grrrl spread out manifestos and messages of uniformity that became war weeps, not just for women however likewise to the disenfranchised. Through this workshop, we will go over the impact of self-publishing as a tool for empowerment. Learn exactly what it takes to create a zine, including tools, design, material, printing/binding, circulation, and more. Teaming up with a group, participants leave not only with a new understanding of DIY culture but likewise with a zine they helped make! This Zines & & Feminism Workshop is suitable for all ages and genders. Involvement is totally free and products will be offered.

‘ Raisin’ Brazen Banzai’ by Gemma Marmalade ( 5 – 5:30 p.m.), Auditorium.

Gemma Marmalade harnesses the study and means of orality to deliver an efficiency power lecture, contacting us to the reduced voices of history to form a din of intriguing feminist prose.

About Gemma Marmalade:.

Gemma Marmalade is a British artist and professor in photographic art practice at the University of Derby, concentrating on speculative methods to the radical crossways of photography, video, and performance. Her broad practice playfully works out the authenticity of the artist’s voice in history, science, and sexual politics. She has actually exhibited commonly, consisting of Kunsthal Charlottenborg, Copenhagen; The Photographers’ Gallery, London; The Apulia Film Commission, Bari, Italy; the State Museum of Gulag, Moscow; and the Arquipélago Centre of Contemporary Art, Azores, Portugal. She is presently carrying out doctoral research study entitled: In a Way of Speaking: The Subversive Voice in Art at the Cambridge School of Art.

About the Las Vegas Zine Library.

The Las Vegas Zine Library has found a new house at the Barrick Museum. Put together by local zine custodians Jeff Grindley and Stephanie Seiler, the library encompasses eccentric and intimate home-made publications from all around the world. Formerly housed within the walls of downtown’s Emergency situation Arts behind the left Beat Coffeehouse, the zines are readily available for browsing at their new area throughout normal museum hours with frequent zine-making workshops and programs to come. Entry to the Barrick is always complimentary.

Parking on Saturday is constantly totally free in all metered, personnel, and student spots.

Wet conditions in Las Vegas likely to continue Saturday

Friday, Sept. 8, 2017|8:35 p.m.

Rain soaking the Las Vegas Valley tonight is expected to stay overnight into Saturday with more thunderstorms extremely likely, according to the National Weather condition Service.

A number of high school football games in Southern Nevada were canceled due to the fact that of lightning.

Showers enveloped most of the valley this night and there’s a 60 percent opportunity it will roll over into Saturday, meteorologist Stan Czyzyk stated.

Southern Nevada is under a flash flood watch set to expire early Monday, which implies scattered thunderstorms in the forecast can produce “intense rains” that can cause flooding in dry washes, low water crossings and “improperly drained” crossways, inning accordance with the weather service.

The rain must cool off the valley Saturday, with temperatures not expected to increase above 86 degrees, Czyzyk said.

Dispensaries to begin offering recreational cannabis Saturday in Clark County

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seen in this undated file image.( FOX5)” border=” 0″ width=” 180 “/ > A cannabis leaf is seen in this undated file image.( FOX5). LAS VEGAS( FOX5/AP)-. A number of cannabis organisations are ready to sell leisure cannabis Saturday. Clark County commissioners authorized permits for 25 medical dispensaries to start selling recreational cannabis. The sale of leisure marijuana was authorized by voters in November. It comes after an ongoing legal fight over the distribution of cannabis developed unpredictability on when sales would formally start. Here is a list of marijuana dispensaries FOX5 confirmed will begin selling leisure marijuana on Saturday: Acres Medical. Apothecary Shoppe. Apothecarium. BlackJack Collective. Blum. Cannacopia. The Grove. The Source.
Inyo Fine Cannabis.
Bliss Wellness.
Jardin Premium Cannabis.
Panacea Quality Cannabis.
Medizin. NuLeaf.
Reef. Shango.
The Dispensary NV.
The Center Nevada.
MMJ America.
According to Vegas Cannabis Magazine, these extra dispensaries will begin to sell leisure cannabis on Saturday as well. FOX5 has not independently verified this list. Canopi. Las Vegas Releaf. Nevada Medical Marijuana (Laughlin place only ). Oasis. Silver Sage Wellness. Show Grow.

The Center. Grow.
Zen Leaf. FOX5 will continue to update the list as it ends up being applicable.
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‘Amsterdam on steroids’: Las Vegas dispensaries gird for Saturday start of recreational sales


Steve Marcus People wait in line to buy medical cannabis during the opening of Euphoria Wellness, 7785 S. Jones Blvd., the very first cannabis dispensary in Las Vegas, Aug. 26, 2015. Bliss is among dozens of stores that will begin recreational marijuana sales in Nevada on Saturday, June 27, 2017.

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The Oregon-based Farma dispensary started humbly as a medical marijuana boutique, serving a little portion of Portland with specialized pot items for the better part of a year.

But when leisure sales started on Oct. 1, 2015, owner Sam Heywood saw his client base increase significantly over night, as numerous purchasers flooded into a 1,200-square-foot dispensary accustomed to serving less than several lots clients a day.

“One day we were a little pharmacy serving just medical clients and the next we were a hectic merchant,” Heywood stated. “It was remarkable and unusual to state the least.”

Farma was one of more than 100 dispensaries throughout Oregon to begin recreational sales that day, the majority of which packed up on staffers and inventory to deal with lines with scores of eager local and out-of-state cannabis buyers.

Sustained by one of the world’s largest tourist industries, Nevada is preparing to do the same on July 1. A May report released by Gov. Brian Sandoval’s job force on cannabis estimates that approximately 63 percent of leisure buyers will be travelers.

“Whatever we know shows that millennials are very pro-marijuana, and that’s the brand-new marketing push,” stated Nevada state Sen. Tick Segerblom, a long time marijuana advocate. “This is a game-changer for Las Vegas and tourism here as far as I’m worried.”

“Amsterdam on steroids,” he included.

Essence Medical Dispensary owner Armen Yemenidjian is among 37 Las Vegas Valley candidates to receive an early start license to start leisure sales on Saturday. His dispensary is the closest to the Strip– best on Las Vegas Boulevard north of Sahara Opportunity, the dividing line in between the Strip and downtown Las Vegas.

Yemenidjian, whose other dispensary on Tropicana Avenue near Jones Boulevard likewise got an early start license, said his centers stocked up on more than three months worth of marijuana flower, edibles and concentrates to serve the existing medical market and equal anticipated vigorous recreational sales.

Yemenidjian’s location near the Strip, which he stated serves more than 200 day-to-day consumers however still loses cash as a medical-only facility, figures to have a few of the longest lines. An average of about 40,000 individuals a day go by the dispensary, according to a 2015 Clark County report on pedestrian traffic.

He estimated that his clients would increase “by 2 to 3 times” overnight.

“It’s a historic moment, and I think the development will be both instant and steady,” Yemenidjian stated. “We’re prepared to go and very excited.”

Following a Carson City judge’s ruling recently that distribution of the plant from cultivation and production centers to dispensaries must be carried out just by licensed alcohol suppliers beyond July 1, dispensary owners were utilizing the recently of medical-only sales to get as much weed into their stores as possible. None of the existing suppliers are alcohol suppliers.

“We need to be agile and change as necessary,” said Adam Denmark Cohen of Jardin Premium Marijuana Dispensary in Las Vegas. “We have not gone bananas, however we do expect an increase in consumers.”

Cohen’s dispensary at Desert Inn and McLeod Drive intends to serve residents and travelers, despite its location away from the more popular tourist areas. Whatever this weekend’s outcome, he said, he wished to make certain he was all set, packing up on inventory and beefing up personnel and security.

In the first weeks of leisure sales in Colorado in 2014, dispensaries enjoyed their shelves empty and marijuana rates escalated as suppliers stopped working to keep up with consumer demand, stated Neil Demers of Denver’s Diego Pellicer dispensary.

“It took eight to 10 months for supply to catch up and the marketplace to level out,” he said.

Purchasers are still forbidden by state law from consuming marijuana other than at personal homes, meaning those nervous to smoke or eat their weed products right now need to wait until they get home, Metro Officer Laura Meltzer said.

Smoking cigarettes outside dispensaries, at casinos and even in a parked car might lead to a $600 fine. Driving under the influence of marijuana might also make motorists a fine of $600 to $1,000 and jail time, even for a very first offense, Meltzer stated.

City Policeman Larry Hadfield said cops assistance for crowd and traffic control, just like that seen during grand openings of popular dining establishments like Chick-fil-A, had actually not been requested by Las Vegas dispensaries as of last week.

North Las Vegas Police Officer Aaron Patty stated his department also had not gotten any such demands.

Dispensary owners indicated they would have included security to deal with the opening-day crowds.

“Anything to make sure the first days go smoothly,” Yemenidjian stated. “We wish to show we’re legitimate services which we’re in this for the long haul. We have actually come a long method over the past few years and want to do this right.”

Editor’s note: Brian Greenspun, the CEO, publisher and editor of the Las Vegas Sun, has an ownership interest in Essence Marijuana Dispensary.

Blistering Saturday temps connect record high

Saturday, June 24, 2017|8:39 p.m.

Saturday was another record-tying scorcher for the Las Vegas Valley.

The 113 degrees reached at McCarran International Airport tied the record high for a June 24 embeded in 1961, National Weather condition Service meteorologist Alex Boothe said.

It shouldn’t be this hot this time of year. In reality, typical conditions for late June hover around the 102-degrees mark, he said.

Fortunately is relief is coming in the coming days– if that’s exactly what 100-plus-degrees days can be considered.

However first there’s Sunday, which is predicted to be 112 degrees, Boothe said. And Monday, with a projection of 109 degrees, which will flirt with another stunning 1961 record: 10 straight days of temperature levels increasing above 110, inning accordance with the weather condition service.

That relief pointed out above? The heat might not increase above 105 on Tuesday; 104 on Wednesday, and 103 from Thursday to Saturday, Boothe said.

If you’re eagerly waiting on showers, this coming week is not the one, Boothe stated.

Police look for guy in connection with Saturday homicide

Las Vegas police are looking for a person of interest in connection with the fatal shooting of a man at a west valley apartment building Saturday.

Authorities requested for the public’s help finding Mose Bennett, 23.

Cops did not launch information about Bennett’s connection to the case, but they stated an argument at a children’s birthday took place before the shooting.

Officers reacted to the 1300 block of Kari Lee Court after a number of calls about gunshots about 8:30 Saturday night. A guy was found near an apartment stairwell with numerous gunshot wounds and pronounced dead, police stated.

His identity will be released by the Clark County coroner’s office after his household has been notified.

No arrests have been made and investigators are still figuring out exactly what motivated the slaying.

This is the 101st homicide in Metro’s jurisdiction in 2015.

Anybody with any information about this occurrence or Bennett’s whereabouts can contact the City Homicide Section at 702-828-3521 or [email protected]!.?.!. Contact Wesley

Juhl at [email protected]!.?.! and 702-383-0391. Discover him on Twitter: @WesJuhl

Q+A: DJ Henrix, at Light on Saturday, talks Las Vegas vs. Miami, Kaskade and EDM

Friday, Aug. 7, 2015|2 a.m.

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DJ Henrix is bringing the Heat from Miami to the desert heat of Las Vegas this weekend, as the Brazil-born and Miami-based DJ and producer is a die-hard Miami Heat fan.

Henrix, who has a residency at Daytime and Light at Mandalay Bay and just recently released tracks on Steve Angello’s Size and Kaskade’s Arkade labels, answered questions by means of e-mail ahead of his headlining set Saturday night at Light:

Exactly what can fans anticipate at your set at Light in Mandalay Bay on Saturday, Aug. 8?

A lot of energy and a mixture of different categories of music!

Do you enjoy performing at dayclubs or clubs more– and why?

Hmmm, that’s a challenging one. They both have their pros and cons, however I think that I’ll most likely go with nightclubs. Lots of people in clubs go there to rage difficult and party hard.

Occasionally people at dayclubs go to hang out by the swimming pool and unwind with their good friends. But do not get me wrong. There are still hardcore partygoers in dayclubs, too!

How is it working with Kaskade?

It’s awesome! He’s a truly good man, and having the ability to launch on his label is incredible. He has a big following, so it offered the track some good interest, haha.

What is on your plate now in regards to work and jobs?

Ah, a lot! I have a few collabs turning up, one in specific that I’m extremely delighted about– that’s with Relaxed Luke. It has constantly been an imagine mine to deal with him.

I likewise have some secret tasks that I can’t actually discuss right now however actually love and cannot wait to release. And obviously the programs that are showing up.

Who are your inspirations in the EDM market?

I think my inspirations are more in the music industry as a whole, to be truthful. I do not want to be labeled just as an EDM manufacturer. Right now I’m making so many categories of music that to state my motivations are only EDM, I would be lying, haha.

I do wish to produce some records for big pop artists and possibly hit the radio more, but my main goal is to win a Grammy! That’s my dream!

How commonly do you get home to Brazil?

I go to see my household every year to a year and a half. It’s always good to get back and see them all.

Do you consider Miami as your home now? You’re photographed a lot wearing Miami Heat jerseys and Miami hats.

Ah, yeah, Miami has practically always been my home my whole life. I arrived in Miami when I was 5 years old, and I was raised right here. I enjoy this city, it will constantly be my house, and, yes, I’m always rockin’ my Heat things! I’m an obsessive Heat fan!;-RRB- Exactly what is something about Miami that is much better than Las Vegas?

I think Miami has the most beautiful people in the U.S. It’s so many various Latin cultures here. Likewise the beaches! Miami Beach is remarkable. Las Vegas does not have beaches– it’s all desert!

Exactly what is one thing about Las Vegas that is much better than Miami?

I believe Las Vegas has much better high-end clubs.

What is on your to do list when you’re in Las Vegas?

Capture the pool and dining at some of the fantastic dining establishments. I likewise enjoy walking the Strip even though I’ve done it a few times. There are some genuine characters on the Strip, and it’s fun to see.

Henrix spins at Light in Mandalay Bay on Saturday. 10 p.m. $30+ males, $20+ women.

Don Chareunsy is the Las Vegas Sun’s home entertainment and luxury senior editor and has been a journalist for nearly 20 years.

Robin Leach of “Lifestyles of the Rich & & Famous popularity” has actually been a journalist for more than 50 years and has spent the past 15 years offering readers the inside scoop on Las Vegas, the world’s premier platinum play area.

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Mandalay Bay Resort & & Casino Mandalay Bay Resort & & Casino is a special location resort set on 120 lavish acres on the Las Vegas Strip. The resort provides three distinct hotel experiences: Mandalay Bay, a AAA 4 Diamond award-winning hotel, with 3,211 glamorous spaces and suites reflecting a modern-day tropical ambiance; 4 Seasons Hotel, a AAA 5 Diamond hotel-within-a-hotel, offering 424 rooms and suites; and the stand-alone all-suite THEhotel which will certainly be redesigned and rebranded Delano Las Vegas in late 2013. Mandalay Bay boasts an 11-acre tropical swimming pool paradise, featuring real sand, a wave pool and the only climate-controlled, poolside pc gaming in the city. Other building highlights consist of world-class entertainment at the 12,000-seat Mandalay Bay Events Center, acclaimed dining by star chefs and restaurateurs, Shark Reef Fish tank and the 1.7-million-square-foot Mandalay Bay Convention Center. Mandalay Bay’s offerings also include BATHHOUSE Medspa, Home of Blues Concert Hall and dining establishment, and The Shoppes at Mandalay Location, a collection of distinct shops and dining establishments. In 2013, Mandalay Bay will end up being the home of a resident Cirque du Soleil production based on the music and choreography of the King of Pop, Michael Jackson.
3950 S. Las Vegas Blvd. Las Vegas, NV 89119

Light Light Nightclub, turned on by Cirque du Soleil, brings A-list DJs, festival-style visuals and an unbelievable efficiency element to Mandalay Bay. Performers in Cirque-caliber costumes connect with visitors and carry out aerial acts and dance numbers throughout the night set to a soundtrack provided by some of the leading names in electronic dance music.
3950 Las Vegas Blvd. S. Las Vegas, NV 89119