It’s a Druid Thing, Get Ready for a Fertile Vegas Spring

It’s a Druid Thing, Get Ready for a Fertile Vegas Spring


Larrea Tridentata Grove, ADF. Image Source: http://www.meetup.com/Druids-in-Las-Vegas/
Larrea Tridentata Grove, ADF. Image Source: http://www.meetup.com/Druids-in-Las-Vegas/
Larrea Tridentata Grove, ADF. Image Sourced from: http://www.meetup.com/Druids-in-Las-Vegas/

 

On March 21st 2015 between 3-5PM a Vernal Equinox High Day Ritual will be hosted by Larrea Tridentata Grove, ADF at 2860 N. Bronco St., Las Vegas, NV (map). 

This event is hosted by a local congregation of the Ár nDraíocht Féin (ADF), an international fellowship devoted to promoting a public tradition of Neopagan Druidry. The southern Nevada local congregation is the Larrea Tridentata Protogrove and was founded in Las Vegas in 2009.  Continue reading “It’s a Druid Thing, Get Ready for a Fertile Vegas Spring”

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Las Vegas Featured in the Irish Times

Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Las Vegas Featured in the Irish Times

The Welcome to Las Vegas Sign is green for St. Patrick’s Day. Image Source: David Becker/Las Vegas Review Journal

Happy St. Patrick’s Day Las Vegas!

It’s good to know not everything that happens in Vegas has to stay in Vegas.This year, as with previous years, the 89 lightbulbs of the Welcome to Las Vegas sign were lit green to honor St. Patrick’s Day. The sign’s nod to St. Patrick’s Day was celebrated by visitors, locals and newscasters and was featured in The Irish TimesContinue reading “Happy St. Patrick’s Day! Las Vegas Featured in the Irish Times”

First Friday in February is Here!

First Friday in February is Here!

 

First Friday, Las Vegas, Downtown
Image Source: Credited to the First Friday event site: https://fflv.net/menu/

First Friday is here inclusive of outdoor events today from 4PM – 11PM! Because of the cold last month, all First Friday events were kept indoors. The weather is in the mid 70s and perfect to showcase First Friday’s Carnival theme, featuring two great parades Big Easy style!  Continue reading “First Friday in February is Here!”

Las Vegas Veterinary Speciality Center, Canine Cancer Services in Las Vegas

Las Vegas Veterinary Speciality Center, Canine Cancer Services in Las Vegas

A pretty awesome senior, and a former patient of the Las Vegas Veterinary Specialist Center.
A pretty awesome senior, and a former patient of the Las Vegas Veterinary Specialist Center.

As with many dog owners, I wanted to find the best veterinary care for my senior dog when I found out he had a recurrence of Spindle Cell Sarcoma. He had a spindle cell tumor removed in 2012.  We had a good prognosis post surgery; I knew there was a likelihood the tumor could return and if we were lucky not for another couple of years. Unfortunately, a year after surgery and just a few months after relocating to Vegas I noticed a lump in the same spot where the original tumor was removed.  I didn’t know who to talk to and luckily came across the Las Vegas Veterinary Specialty Center.  Not only do they offer expertise in treating cancer in pets, they offer a wide range of care including rehabilitative services. Local TV Channel 13 recognized the LVVSC as the “ …Mayo Clinic of veterinary care…”  Continue reading “Las Vegas Veterinary Speciality Center, Canine Cancer Services in Las Vegas”

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”