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2014-10-18 23:00:35

Naturally occurring asbestos minerals may be more widespread than previously thought, with newly discovered sources now identified within the Las Vegas metropolitan area. The asbestos-rich areas are in locations not previously considered to be at risk, according to new report that will be presented at the Annual Meeting of the Geological Society of America (GSA) in Vancouver, Canada, on Sunday, 20 October. (PRWEB) October 18, 2014 Asbestos Likely More Widespread Than Previously Thought...

2014-10-17 23:01:38

Market Publishers Ltd is announced as a media partner of the Transmission & Distribution Summit 2014, happening on November 2-4, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nevada, the USA. London, UK (PRWEB) October 17, 2014 Market Publishers Ltd is announced as a media partner of the Transmission & Distribution Summit 2014. The event will take place on November 2-4, 2014, in Las Vegas, Nevada, the United States of America. The 13th Transmission & Distribution Summit 2014 is a premium three-day...

2014-10-16 08:27:34

Discover a Variety of Premium Accommodations from Ten of the Top Las Vegas Hotel Resorts Previously Unavailable to the General Public Assembled in One Place at AnthologySuites.com LAS VEGAS, Oct. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Caesars Entertainment Las Vegas Resorts have announced general public bookings of their most exclusive collection of luxury suites and villas across its portfolio of Las Vegas resort properties. The Anthology Suites & Villas, are now available to view and book...

2014-10-15 23:06:41

Las Vegas Pop Culture Woodwork Artist, Josh Edwards, owner of Nerdwood Designs, announces a new website to share and sell his pop culture inspired woodwork art to a national audience Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) October 15, 2014 Las Vegas isn't traditionally known for its culture outside of the casino industry. However, the art scene in Sin City has been gaining popularity the past few years thanks to the upgrade of downtown Las Vegas. According to various locals, it’s not the same...

2014-10-15 12:21:18

Grand opening celebration planned for Saturday, Nov. 1 LAS VEGAS, Oct. 15 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Las Vegas Harley-Davidson(®) (5191 S. Las Vegas Boulevard) has opened on the famed Las Vegas Strip, steps away from the Welcome to Las Vegas sign. The new store will commemorate its grand opening with an all day celebration and custom motorcycle raffle on Saturday, Nov. 1. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141014/152170 The spacious 65,000-square-foot venue features a dealership,...

2014-10-14 23:02:21

Sierra Nevada Corporation's Space Systems business area has been competitively selected to develop and build a next-generation science and technology demonstration satellite for the Department of Defense’s Space Test Program. SPARKS, Nev. (PRWEB) October 14, 2014 Sierra Nevada Corporation (SNC) is pleased to announce SNC's Space Systems based in Louisville, Colorado, has been competitively selected to develop and build a next-generation science and technology demonstration...

2014-10-14 16:23:03

TORONTO, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Third Quarter Results Release: November 5th after market close Conference Call and Webcast: November 6th 9:00 am ET Dial-in Numbers: Toll-Free: 1-888-231-8191 International: 647-427-7450 Webcast: A live audio webcast will be accessible at www.franco-nevada.com A conference call replay will be available until November 13(th), 2014 at the following numbers: Local: 416-849-0833;...

2014-10-14 12:26:18

LAS VEGAS, Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Hakkasan Group today announced its newest nightclub concept, Omnia. Heralding in the next generation of luxury nightlife offerings, Omnia will take over the former space of the iconic PURE Nightclub at Caesars Palace in Las Vegas. The multi-faceted destination is set to open Spring 2015. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20141014/151927LOGO Designed by the internationally renowned Rockwell Group, Omnia spans 75,000 total square-feet. The...

2014-10-13 08:24:11

World-Class Destination Introduces New Extension of Classic Slogan with the Launch of TV Spot and Social Media Activation LAS VEGAS, Oct. 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Las Vegas will officially launch the first national broadcast commercial of the new "What Happens Here, Stays Here" fall campaign on Monday, Oct. 13, along with an interactive social activation. For more information, visit http://www.multivu.com/players/English/63040-las-vegas-what-happens-here-stays-here/ The widely...

2014-10-10 23:02:55

Labelmate USA announces the impending release of its new ZCAT-3, a Zero Tension Loop Rewinder. Henderson, Nevada (PRWEB) October 10, 2014 Labelmate USA, the world’s leading manufacturer of tabletop label handling equipment will be introducing its new Zero Tension Loop Rewinder, ZCAT-3, at the Pack Expo International Trade Show at McCormick Place in Chicago, IL on November 2, 2014. Pack Expo is an annual trade show which features cutting-edge advancements in machinery and packaging...


Latest Nevada Reference Libraries

Eldorado National Forest
2013-12-24 11:56:03

Eldorado National Forest is a U.S. National Forest located in the central Sierra Nevada Mountain Range in eastern California. The majority of the forest lies in El Dorado County. The forest lies in Amador, Alpine, and Placer counties in California; and Douglas County in Nevada with 78 acres. The forest is bordered on the north by the Tahoe National Forest, on the east by the Lake Tahoe Basin Management Unit, on the southeast by the Humboldt-Toiyabe National Forest, and to the south by...

Tahoe Tessie
2013-09-17 13:30:17

Tahoe Tessie is a creature that reportedly inhabits North America’s largest alpine lake, Lake Tahoe, which is located in two states, Nevada and California, and has depths up to 1,645 feet. Stories of the creature date back to the mid-1800s told by the Washoe and Paiute tribes. They claimed Tessie lives in an underwater tunnel beneath Cave Rock. Witnesses of the creature state varying descriptions. The length ranges from ten to eighty feet long. It has a large serpent-like body with a...

Great Basin National Park
2013-04-17 17:12:12

Great Basin National Park is located in Nevada in the United States. The park holds 77,180 acres of land in the arid mountainous area between the Wasatch Mountains and Sierra Nevada mountain range, known as the Great Basin. It is located in the east central portion of Nevada about 290 miles from Las Vegas. In 1922, President Warren G. Harding established the area around and within the Lehman Caves, a popular tourist attraction, as a national monument and in 1986, the area was merged with...

Weather Reference Library
2012-07-19 13:18:39

Fallon Nevada is located on the eastern side of the Sierra Nevada mountain chain which has a huge impact in the type of weather in the region and is more of an arid type pattern. Temperatures for Fallon NV: December and January mark the coldest months in the area with average temps around 20-40F. February through March temps warm into the average of 30-50 increasing to 60 by March. April is a mild month with temps in the 40-60 range on average. May and June the average temps warm to 50-70...

The Sierra Nevada Mountain Range
2012-07-17 13:48:38

The Sierra Nevada Mountains located along the Eastern portion of California and the Western Portion of Nevada have a huge impact on the weather in this region. The first is the Sana Anna winds. These are very warm winds that ascend from the mountains westward back into the basins of California in such places like Los Angeles. These are very dry winds that can heat the temps up into the 100s and can cause rapidly forming fires. When weather systems come in from the west they hit these...

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Word of the Day
reremouse
  • A bat.
The word 'reremouse' comes from Middle English reremous, from Old English hrēremūs, hrērmūs ("bat"), equivalent to rear (“to move, shake, stir”) +‎ mouse.
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