Be Our Guest

Be Our Guest

Dr. Chin and Dr. Pharar wanted to provide quality dental care in an environment that made their patients feel like family.  So, when the owners of an established dental office in Las Vegas decided to retire, they swooped in to make their dream a reality. As a husband and wife dental team, they were already [...]

Insurance Unique to Nevada

Insurance Unique to Nevada

by Adam Heuer Northern Nevada is drawing businesses and professionals from all over the world. Nevadans can brag about a plethora of benefits of living and working in this great state and with them come some distinct differences in insurance that both business owners and individuals should be aware of while relocating, living and doing [...]

New Ross Dress for Less Opens at Fiesta Plaza Thanks to Expedited Building Process

New Ross Dress for Less Opens at Fiesta Plaza Thanks to Expedited Building Process

Fiesta Plaza, a 200,000-square-foot grocery-anchored retail shopping center in North Las Vegas, has welcomed a new Ross Dress for Less. With this newest retailer, opening on March 6, 2018, Fiesta Plaza is now 80 percent occupied with three major anchors, according to property owner Agora Realty. Agora Realty acquired Fiesta Plaza in mid-2016 at 55 [...]

Championing Our Community

Championing Our Community

Mary Croughan, UNLV’s new vice president for research and economic development, knows firsthand the difference having a champion in one’s corner can make. Without such a champion her freshman year at the University of California, Davis, she may have given up on science entirely. Croughan recalls the day she approached her chemistry professor to rectify [...]

Southern Nevada, an Economy on the Rise

Southern Nevada, an Economy on the Rise

Southern Nevada is on the rise, and the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance (LVGEA) is at the forefront of this exciting transformation. For the last six years, the LVGEA has been helping to grow the region through connectivity, community development and aggressive business recruitment, retention and outreach. The LVGEA offers resources and services to support [...]

College of Southern Nevada: Impacting Southern Nevada’s Business Community

College of Southern Nevada: Impacting Southern Nevada’s Business Community

The College of Southern Nevada (CSN) is the state’s largest and most ethnically diverse higher education institution, while also being a major economic engine for the region with an estimated annual economic impact of nearly $1 billion. “The College of Southern Nevada is as vital to the regional economy as it is to each student [...]

City of Henderson: Home to Nevada’s First Urban Drone Testing Site

City of Henderson: Home to Nevada’s First Urban Drone Testing Site

Henderson recently became home to the state’s first Unmanned Aerial Systems (UAS) urban test site through a new partnership with the Nevada Institute for Autonomous Systems, the Governor’s Office of Economic Development and Nevada State College. The Henderson Unmanned Vehicle Range (HUVR) at Nevada State College provides commercial UAS designers and operators a unique location [...]

College of Southern Nevada Developing New Discipline in Unmanned Aviation Systems

College of Southern Nevada Developing New Discipline in Unmanned Aviation Systems

The College of Southern Nevada is developing a new discipline in unmanned aviation systems, thanks to a grant from the Governor’s Office of Science, Innovation and Technology. The grant, totaling $195,924.88, helped cover the cost of equipment and supplies needed to fund the program. Governor Brian Sandoval has identified the unmanned aerial vehicle industry as [...]