[not able to retrieve full-text content] In the Notes: Jodi Tyson, Megan Comfort, Vegas PBS, New Tune Christian Academy, Melissa Kaiser, Dan Uonites and more …
[not able to retrieve full-text material] Consider information like an apple, and your systems and networks like an orchard. You grow, cultivate and harvest the apples, which are then processed into final product or services. And simply as farmers must safeguard their orchards from thieves, blights, pests and disasters, you should protect your information. Securing your “orchard” of data is cybersecurity.
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[not able to retrieve full-text content] Learn more about gffice furniture, equipment and supply dealerships. This week, we rank them by number of staff members as of June 1.
Thursday, July 5, 2018|2 a.m.
Margie and John Stites were choosing tile, carpet and hardware finishes for a new 3,000-square-foot home here 3 years earlier when Margie Stites concerned a startling realization.
” We ‘d currently put a $17,000 deposit down, however I didn’t want to have another home again,” said Stites, a 56-year-old freelance author. “I cried for three days, it was so tough. However I realized I didn’t wish to leave where we were. I didn’t expect to enjoy it as much as I did. For us, it was best.”
When the couple and their three dogs rolled a 41-foot Monaco Knight motor home into the Las Vegas Motorcoach Resort, it was supposed to be a short-lived stay while their dream home was finished. But the resort became their long-term place when the couple found something unforeseen: an enclave with all the features of high-end gated suburban neighborhoods, without the maintenance and bother of a standard piece of property.
The resort has a terra-cotta-roofed clubhouse, five pools, 2 hot tubs, a fitness center, tennis courts, twice-weekly water aerobics classes and a nine-hole putting course– all at the center of a labyrinth of 407 lots where owners and renters park RVs that can cost more than $2 million.
Las Vegas Motorcoach Resort is one of simply 23 RV parks that exclusively confess Class A mobile home, according to the National Association of Recreational Vehicle Parks and Campgrounds. Class A Recreational vehicles are the most glamorous type, dressed up with complete kitchens, bedrooms, TVs, leather sofas and rotating reclining chairs.
Much to the surprise of numerous good friends and members of their household, the Stiteses canceled your house and instead purchased a 35-by-80-foot lot for $95,000, or about $34 per square foot, in early 2016. They included an outside barbecue and bar, an expansive roofed living space and a big storage cabinet that likewise houses a washer and clothes dryer. Such improvements can increase the resale worth; one oversize corner website sold just recently for $349,950.
” I can’t inform you how many individuals have actually pertained to town to visit us and we bring them on residential or commercial property and they resemble, ‘Oh, my God, I would never leave,'” Margie Stites stated. “They state to us, ‘I had no concept you were living like this.'”
Class A-exclusive resorts are primarily clustered in sunny locations, including 8 in Florida, 4 in California and 2 in North Carolina. Normally, they’re found in wide-open spaces. This one, occupying 41 acres about 2 miles from the Las Vegas Strip, is much closer to the intense city lights.
The city’s heavy, consistent tourist circulation makes it ideal for owners who want to rent out their pads when they travel, said Eugene McCord, president of the homeowners’ association board at the resort. Entertainers frequently send their tour buses and motorists to idle here while the headliners live it up in Strip suites, he said, and the demand for pads is expected to increase in 2020, when the National Football League’s Raiders start playing in an arena now under building and construction four miles away.
Sales of Class A motor coaches, and in the whole Recreational Vehicle industry, have actually boomed this decade, owing mainly to both the increasing number of senior citizens in the United States and the progressively relaxed view employers have of telecommuting. Huge enhancements in mobile innovation have actually made it possible for more youthful adults to pursue professions and a vagabond presence at the very same time.
Nearly 540,000 RVs are anticipated to be sold this year, a 7 percent boost from 2017, inning accordance with data provided by the Recreation Car Market Association. While much of that boost is being driven by sales of less-expensive Class C recreational vehicle– which are normally about 10 feet shorter and cannot be broadened when parked to provide more home– deliveries of Class A coaches are projected to increase 3.2 percent, to more than 24,000 this year.
Exclusivity has its perks. Refuges like the Las Vegas Motorcoach Resort deal owners a remarkable experience to support their fancier lorries. The rules are stringent: Occupants’ coaches are thoroughly examined prior to they are allowed through the gates.
” Basically what those resorts are typically attempting to do is produce a look,” said Kevin Broom, the director of media relations for the Entertainment Lorry Industry Association. “It’s supposed to produce a more luxurious style and glamorous place.”
McCord, who offers systems software application for a Houston-based company, and his other half, Don Baca, an executive with AT&T, offered their 4,400-square-foot home in Reno, Nevada, with its four-car garage in 2012 to reside in the motor coach full time.
” You gave up looking for furnishings,” McCord said. “You buy food in reasonable amounts. And everybody has a fascinating background since something triggers their ability to want to be daring, live this life, be nomadic, be social.”
David and Kathy Dewez, previously of Glens Falls, New York, purchased their lot here early last year, quickly after selling their insurance brokerage company. To encourage his wife, David Dewez, 65, upgraded from a 36-footer to a 44-foot Dutch Star, a customized lorry with 2 restrooms, full-size closets, a double sink, and a washer and clothes dryer. It cost $485,000, they said.
” We had a large private backyard that supported to woods, and I miss that, but I do not miss out on the big home, all the bedrooms, the stairs and the upkeep,” stated Kathy Dewez, 63, who in addition to her hubby was investing the summer driving to see the couple’s children in California, New York City and Ohio. “This can be cleaned in 30 minutes. When we discovered this community, it made the whole full-time thing much more palatable.”
Lots of owners here also have traditional houses, or travel and rent their pads for much of the year. Donald G. Jones, who developed his fortune in radio and cable television networks in the Midwest, sold his houses in Wisconsin and his condo in Scottsdale, Arizona, to spend much of the year visiting his 8 children and 12 grandchildren around the country.
” We have a high-rise condo in main Mexico, but we have no home in the U.S.,” Jones stated, on a leather couch in a 45-foot Newell mobile home he owns with his partner, Nieves, who was born in Mexico. “I like to state that. I’m without the burden. And I’ll inform you something else we do not have– and it’s just fantastic– you do not have a mailbox.”
But what the locals here do have is a sanctuary, using the exact same sort of high-ends and requirements they would intend to find in a high end community while letting them keep the liberty of movement they hold dear.
Margie Stites stated that produced a special environment for locals when they returned home, driving their homes.
” The only method I would be able to do what I do is since of this sort of neighborhood,” she stated.
Wednesday, July 4, 2018|8:25 a.m.
CHICAGO– Employees at Chicago hotels now have “panic buttons” to summon assistance if required.
A regulation that took effect this week needs hotels to provide the buttons. They’re meant to secure housekeeping staff and others who work alone in guest spaces from sexual harassment and other crimes.
A survey of 500 workers carried out by Unite Here Regional 1 found 58 percent reported they’ve experienced a minimum of one occurrence of sexual harassment by visitors. The most typical was visitors answering their door naked.
The buttons trigger a message to the cellular phone of the staff member’s manager, manager and personnels department and provide the worker’s name and area.
Karen Kent is president of Unite Here Local 1. She states it’s “a new day for females operating in Chicago hotels.”
[unable to recover full-text content] Paola Armeni Androvandi and Jason Roth are previous honorees of VEGAS INC’s 40 Under 40 awards. We caught up with them …
Tuesday, July 3, 2018|9:57 a.m.
CARSON CITY– The owner of 4 northern Nevada-area papers says it’s decreasing the number of days it prints the papers each week.
The Nevada Appeal in Carson City reports owner Sierra Nevada Media Group is cutting the paper’s publishing schedule from six days a week to simply Wednesdays and Saturdays.
Sierra Nevada Media Group is also cutting The Record-Courier in Gardnerville from printing 3 days a week to just Thursdays and Saturdays. The Lahontan Valley News in Fallon will shift from 2 days of print to Wednesday only and Tahoe Daily Tribune will shrink from publishing three days a week to Fridays only.
The newspapers will still release online regularly.
Sierra Nevada Media Group says tariffs on newsprint, the effect of paper on garbage dumps and altering habits of readers all affected the choice to alter the publishing schedule.
[unable to retrieve full-text content] Get to know third-party commercial property managers. Today, we rank them by square feet managed since June 1.
[unable to retrieve full-text material] Jaimee Yoshizawa, president and sole stockholder of The Red Ltd., established her multipurpose company in 2013. With new expansions taking place throughout Nevada, she prepares developments for the locals who need them, she states.