Confessions of a GNR Fan

I’ve always heard their music in the background of movies, on the “oldies” station, blasting from a car passing by on the highway, booming from Guitar Hero in my friend’s basement etc. “Welcome to the Jungle” was even my high school’s song for football my brother’s...

Rí Rá Las Vegas Celebrated Halloween by Going Pink

On Saturday, Rí Rá Las Vegas turned the pub pink for Halloween. The authentic Irish pub encouraged guests to dress in pink and help raise funds for the Southern Nevada Affiliate of Susan G. Komen for the Cure®. By the end of the night, Rí Rá had collected $1,000 for...

October: The True Month of Giving in Las Vegas

The critics may tell you that December is the month of giving, but after a busy October I would challenge anyone to tell me that the true month of giving in Las Vegas isn’t October.   This month has been filled with a variety of worthwhile events that support...

Chocolate Wasted

“If there’s no chocolate in Heaven, I’m not going.” ― Jane Seabrook, Furry Logic Laugh at Life That quotation pretty much sums up how I feel.  An avid believer in the healing powers of chocolate, when I found out Easter Seals Nevada would not only host...

Newsweek and the evolution of our attention spans

So Newsweek announced today it will cease publishing a print edition at the end of the year. Like other print media causalities before it, the magazine – a weekly institution since 1933 – succumbed to the Age of Online, where people don’t just get their news...