Las Vegas, Nevada - Alex Jariv, 28, of Las Vegas, Nevada, was sentenced in federal court to 30 months in prison and three years of supervised release for his role in illegal schemes to generate and sell fraudulent biodiesel credits, marking the culmination of nearly four years of investigations and prosecutions for this complex international fraud scheme. 

Las Vegas, Nevada - Evening gown – check. Perfectly quaffed hair – check. Combat boots – check. Twenty-five finalists for Ms. Veteran America 2015 are actively preparing to take the stage at the Artemus W. Ham Concert Hall on the campus of UNLV on October 18th to compete for this coveted title. These 25 women have competed against hundreds of contestants in regional competitions across the country to be the one to proudly wear the coveted crown and to tell the story of Ms. Veteran America and its mission to end homelessness among women veterans.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Over 1,200 jobs are up for grabs this Thursday, August 27, 2015 at the Las Vegas Job Fair at the Palms Casino Resort located at 4321 West Flamingo Rd., Las Vegas, Nevada. The career fair will take place from 11AM – 2PM. Job seekers should bring plenty of resumes and dress for success.

Las Vegas, Nevada - A local man has been sentenced to 171 months in federal prison for committing six armed robberies of commercial establishments in Las Vegas during the summer of 2013, announced U.S. Attorney Daniel G. Bogden for the District of Nevada.

Carson City, Nevada - Governor Brian Sandoval today announced he has appointed Assemblywoman Marilyn Kirkpatrick to Clark County Commission District B, effective immediately. Kirkpatrick will fill the vacancy created by the resignation of Commissioner Tom Collins for a term ending January 1, 2017.

Las Vegas, Nevada - If you have been in Las Vegas for over 30 minutes, you know that here in Vegas we love a good party. We party in the Park, we party in the Nightclubs, we party in the Hotels, we party in Limos, we party on Ferris Wheels and we even party in Bicycle Bars pedaled by people. We party anywhere there is space, people and just a little bit of imagination. Well, we also party in Gardens. A garden full of lush ripe fruits, fresh vegetables, compost, chickens, soil and an awesome community of people. Vegas Roots Community Garden will be hosting a "Party in the Garden" on Saturday August 22, 2015 from 4pm - 8:30pm.

Las Vegas, Nevada - The quartet Nosotrosound will perform at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 5 at Winchester Cultural Center, 3130 S. McLeod Drive, just north of Desert Inn Road.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Las Vegas Cannabis Info Center has once again teamed up with Cannabis Career Institute to host A Weekend of Cannabis Knowledge and Entertainment at the Tahiti Village Resort this weekend August 15 & 16, 2015.

Las Vegas, Nevada - On Saturday, September 12 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., the West Flamingo Senior Center will host a Grandparents Day celebration for active adults and their grandchildren in the adjacent West Flamingo Park. This free County event will be held both inside and outside with activities and entertainment for all ages. Come see what the center offers for active adults 50 and older and share the fun with your grandchildren.

Las Vegas, Nevada - A captivating look at the making of present-day Las Vegas: