Nevada Day, Go Back in Time Without Turning Back Your Clock

Nevada Day, Go Back in Time Without Turning Back Your Clock

Dr. Lonnie Hammargren's Open House, Nevada Day. Credit: Image, Las Vegas Sun.
Dr. Lonnie Hammargren’s Open House, Nevada Day. Credit: Image, Las Vegas Sun. More images available at: http://www.lasvegassun.com/photos/galleries/2014/oct/31/Lonnie_hammargren_nevada_day_/#/18

November 1 2014 marked Nevada’s 150th birthday. It’s not too late to go back in time and delve into some of Nevada’s rich and quirky history if you go to Dr. Lonnie Hammargren’s Open House today Nov 2 before 5PM.

Dr. Lonnie Hammargren and his wife Sandy have been hosting an open house once a year for the last 19 years. According to Hammargren’s website this weekend is the last open house it will be hosting.  Continue reading “Nevada Day, Go Back in Time Without Turning Back Your Clock”

Where to Live? Las Vegas Valley, Clark County and a Little Bit of Paradise

Where to Live? Las Vegas Valley, Clark County and a Little Bit of Paradise

There are only two residential areas to choose from if you decide to live in Las Vegas, Summerlin and Henderson… While that’s not actually true though it may seem to be the case once you start talking to locals and realtors that look away from the center of Las Vegas. I’ve always been an urban dweller so it was important to find an area that was unique in character, diverse in population, in a location easily accessible to multiple parts of the valley, with a tangible connection to it’s earlier history. With that, I ruled out Henderson and Summerlin.

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