Reno, Nevada (NAPSI) - When it comes to keeping your home safe and comfortable, every season makes its own demands. To help, here are a few tips on how to prepare your home for cooler weather and holiday fun from the home experts at ServiceMaster.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - Motivated by bright lights, big savings or simply the desire to go green, an increasing number of consumers are now taking advantage of the many benefits that light-emitting diode (LED) technology has to offer.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - Maintaining a “youthful” home through preventative maintenance can save you money in costly repairs and preserve its overall value.

Las Vegas, Nevada - A highly anticipated study of pedestrian traffic on the Las Vegas Strip was released today, showing that 17 sections of sidewalk and pedestrian bridges exceeded an acceptable level of service based upon 2010 Highway Capacity Manual (HCM) recommendations. The HCM is a publication of the Transportation Research Board of the National Academy of Sciences.

Las Vegas, Nevada (NAPSI) - There’s good news for homeowners. By taking a few practical steps, they can help to put a lid on rising energy costs.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Suicide deaths increased among children and teens in Clark County in 2011, according to the latest annual report from Nevada Institute for Children’s Research and Policy (NICRP) at UNLV. Suicide-related deaths in 2011 were four times higher than in 2008 and 2009.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Volunteers and donations are needed for the upcoming Project Homeless Connect, which helps thousands of homeless in Southern Nevada with housing, food, legal assistance, job training, health care, mental health counseling, substance abuse treatment, and other services.

Henderson, Nevada - While Santa Claus is watching over the children to see who is naughty or nice, Henderson Police will be watching over shoppers this holiday season to help make sure everyone has a safe holiday.

Las Vegas, Nevada - Clark County received notification from federal officials that flood damage from the September 11 storm does not meet federal criteria for a Disaster Declaration.

Henderson, Nevada - Children and teens hoping to take their basketball skills to the next level can take part in Howie Landa’s Hoop Clinic from 9 a.m. to noon, Wednesday through Friday, December 26-28, at Silver Springs Recreation Center, 1951 Silver Springs Pkwy.