Las Vegas, Nevada - FOILV is holding Indian Independence Day Celebrations at the Cashman Center, 650 Las Vegas Blvd South on Sunday, August 16th from 12pm to 6 pm. The program will consist of Indian patriotic song and dance performances, sumptuous Indian food, and lots of entertainment for kids.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Imperial Headwear will debut its new Spring 2016 line to  customers at the PGA Fashion & Demo Experience August 17th-19th in Las Vegas.

Las Vegas, Nevada - A former construction boss from Las Vegas was sentenced to 188 months in prison for his role in a $58,141,275 million scheme to fraudulently gain control of condominium homeowners’ associations (HOAs) in the Las Vegas area to secure construction and other contracts for himself and others.

Las Vegas, Nevada - A California fugitive who shot multiple times at federal agents as they were attempting to serve an arrest warrant on him at an apartment in Las Vegas in May 2013, was sentenced today to 225 months in prison and five years of supervised release, announced U.S. Attorney Daniel G. Bogden for the District of Nevada and FBI Assistant Special Agent in Charge for Nevada Patrick Brodsky.

Las Vegas, Nevada - James Jariv, 64, of Las Vegas, Nevada, was sentenced in federal court in Las Vegas today to ten years in prison for his role in illegal schemes to generate fraudulent biodiesel credits and to export biodiesel without providing biodiesel credits to the United States.  Jariv was also ordered to make restitution in the amount of $6,345,830.91 and to forfeit between $4 to $6 million in cash and other assets.

Las Vegas, Nevada - One of tennis’ most star-studded charity events is coming to Las Vegas strip for the first time this fall, courtesy of Sir Elton John and Billie Jean King. The United States Tennis Association in Nevada is proud to be a promotional partner and to be a part of this historic event.

Las Vegas, Nevada - The Military Order of the Purple Heart (MOPH) and the Ladies Auxiliary of the MOPH are pleased to announce that their National Convention will be held this year in Las Vegas, Nevada at the JW Marriott Las Vegas Resort and Spa during the week of 4 - 8 August 2015.

Las Vegas, Nevada - The Board of Directors of the Kenny Guinn Center for Policy Priorities is pleased to announce the appointment of Daniel W. Hamilton, Ph.D., Dean of the William S. Boyd School of Law at the University of Nevada Las Vegas.

Las Vegas, Nevada - The premier chefs organization, American Culinary Federation (ACF), Chefs Las Vegas Chapter, in association with the Nevada Barbeque Association, will present the inaugural BBQ competition “What Happens in Vegas…Is Smokin’” on September 25 – 26, 2015.  On September 27, 2015, there will be an open invitational rib cook-off and rib tasting for “Bragging Rights” – Best Ribs in Vegas.  These events will be held at the Sports Center of Las Vegas, 121 East Sunset Road, Las Vegas, Nevada 89119 and are open to both professional and amateur BBQ competitors.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Viva Las Vegas – the gaming industry is bringing jobs back to Nevada. In June, Nevada experienced the highest labor market performance by growth rate among all fifty states. This was largely thanks to the resurgence of the once-declining gaming industry in Las Vegas.