Las Vegas, Nevada - Governor Brian Sandoval today released the following statement after the National Hockey League (NHL) announced its selection of Las Vegas, Nevada as the official city for its expansion team.

Las Vegas, Nevada - The city of Las Vegas has placed a quick-service kiosk at the Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce, to allow chamber members a convenient way to make business license transactions.

Las Vegas, Nevada - The city of Las Vegas is looking to fill hourly positions in its Safekey program and will host a hiring event/job fair on two consecutive Wednesdays, June 22 and June 29, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Cashman Center, Room 101. Cashman Center is located at 850 Las Vegas Blvd. North. Participants should bring their resumes and be prepared for on-site interviews.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Governor Brian Sandoval and the Las Vegas Veterans Memorial Foundation will host a dedication ceremony for the Las Vegas Veterans Memorial - A National Tribute on Friday, May 27, at 9 a.m. at the memorial site, 555 East Washington Avenue, Las Vegas, NV.  The public and the media are invited to attend.

Las Vegas, Nevada - The ramps connecting eastbound 215 and the Airport Connector will be closed for several nights during the next three weeks. Traffic leaving the McCarran International Airport on the Airport Connector will not be able to directly connect to eastbound 215 (towards Henderson) overnight Thursday, as that ramp will be closed from 9 p.m. Thursday to 5 a.m. Friday.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Shane Shimada, owner and operator of SeaQuest Interactive Aquarium, has partnered with The Boulevard Mall to bring this interactive experience to families and visitors of Las Vegas.  “Being a resident and raising my family in Las Vegas we are excited to bring this fun educational aquarium where people can go escape the heat and bring families and the community together”.

Las Vegas, Nevada - The Clark County Wetlands Park will host is first Summer Open House from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, July 2 at the park, located at 7050 Wetlands Park Lane, about 1 mile east of Tropicana Avenue and Boulder Highway. The event will include a wide range of interpretive and interactive exhibits, family friendly activities and crafts, displays featuring desert creatures of all kinds and more. The event is free and open to the public.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Clark County District Attorney Steve Wolfson has announced that funding for the proposed Conviction Integrity Unit (CIU) has been identified and the creation of the unit is moving forward.

Las Vegas, Nevada - The FBI Las Vegas Division is offering a reward of up to $10,000 for information leading to the identification, arrest, and conviction of the unknown subjects involved in an armed jewelry store robbery.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Residents looking to meet and converse with Mayor Carolyn G. Goodman will have the opportunity at 8 a.m. on Wednesday, June 29, at Rachel’s Kitchen, located at 9691 Trailwood Drive.