Henderson, Nevada - Registration for the city of Henderson Parks and Recreation Department’s 2013 winter/spring programs, events, classes, and activities begins at 5:00 a.m. on Wednesday, January 2, 2013. Patrons may register online; by mail; at the self-serve kiosks located at City Hall, 240 Water St.; Black Mountain Recreation Center, 599 Greenway Rd.; and Henderson Multigenerational Center, 250 S. Green Valley Pkwy.; or in person at any recreation center or indoor pool. Hundreds of programs and activities are available for people of all ages and abilities.

Henderson, Nevada - Nevada State High School (NSHS) is an institution that takes juniors and seniors from high school and transitions them into college. Their mission is to support their students in a college environment with personal, academic, and social skills. And for Jamie Donizio, the school did just that.

Henderson, Nevada - The city of Henderson is encouraging residents to give their holiday trees a new lease on life through recycling. The city’s free holiday tree recycling program helps to greatly reduce the number of trees sent to the landfill while also providing nutrient-rich mulch to promote the growth of trees citywide.

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.

Henderson, Nevada -  Beginning this month, the city of Henderson has increased business license inspections of local shopping areas. Business License officers are regularly patrolling strip malls, major shopping malls and parking lots leading up to Christmas.

Henderson, Nevada - The city of Henderson turns back the hands of time this holiday season with WinterFest – An Old-Fashioned Christmas Delight.

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.

Henderson, Nevada - For the 11th consecutive year, the city of Henderson hosts the Best in the Desert Henderson 250 off-road race championship weekend, Friday, November 30-Saturday, December 1. The event features pre-race festivities, including tech & contingency and a fan expo, concluding with the Henderson 250 Desert Race and points battle decision for the 2012 racing season champ.