September 18, 2014

BCHS’s New Leadership Is Announced

Boulder City High School Leadership

Last week, CCSD officially promoted Amy C. Wagner (formerly the Assistant Principal) into the Principal position at Boulder City High School. Here’s an excerpt from her “Principal’s Message” on the BCHS website: “For those of you who do not know, I was raised in the South and graduated college from the University of Kentucky with […]

Gourmet Burgers Won’t Be Opening

Gourmet Burger in Boulder City, Nevada

Well, it’s quite the week for restaurant news, as a few fans have reported that a “For Rent” sign has re-appeared in the window of what was to be a “Gourmet Burger” restaurant in the former Sonic building at 1112 Nevada Hwy. Unfortunately, the gentleman behind this restaurant endeavor — Tony Korfman — passed away […]

The Bistro: Closed Temporarily or For Good?

The Bistro in Boulder City, Nevada

A few fans have reported that The Bistro has been closed all this past week (I noticed it was dark on the night of the 8th) and I was able to get unofficial confirmation last night that they have indeed closed their doors. BUT…Fan Kirsten Ashley posted a comment yesterday that their outgoing voicemail message […]

Boulder City Florist Moving to Fiddlesticks

Fiddlesticks in Boulder City, Nevada

Wow, it didn’t take long for the Fiddlesticks space to get turned around with a brand new tenant…because it seems that Boulder City Florist will be moving from Marshall Plaza to this new downtown location as of October 1st!

BC Social & Shop Local Saturdays

Shop Local in Boulder City, Nevada

I have an idea and it’s a cool one. BC businesses often want to post their Facebook pages, promotions, specials, giveaways, etc. to Boulder City Social, but I’ve always had to discourage too much of it…otherwise, BC Social is less about social chit-chat and more a marketing/sales page for local business. But then it occurred […]

CVS No Longer Selling Tobacco Products

No Cigarettes at CVS in Boulder City, Nevada

They’re a month ahead of schedule, but CVS has already pulled tobacco products from their shelves and replaced them with a wide variety of products to help people kick the habit. It seems that they’ve also undergone a brand name change — the formerly CVS Caremark Co. will now be known as CVS Health, which […]

BDCU’s Silent Auction Ends Friday

Boulder Dam Credit Union Silent Auction in Boulder City, Nevada

I was doing some high finance today (um…some folks call it going to the ATM) and I spied a VERY long table full of goodies in the Boulder Dam Credit Union lobby.  It’s a silent auction and raffle to benefit Children’s Miracle Network and it will wrap up this Friday, September 12th at 4pm. There’s […]

Captain Phillips Dinner Movie w/Fox BBQ

Captain Phillips movie in Boulder City, Nevada

This Saturday is the last Movie in the Park in the “Summer in the City” series hosted by the Boulder City Chamber of Commerce and it’s ‘Date Night’ with a catered dinner from Fox Smokehouse BBQ being offered before the movie. Here’s the skinny: Fox Smokehouse BBQ will cater dinner in Bicentennial Park with food […]

Boulder City Bark for Life ~ Sept. 20th, 2014

Bark for Life in Boulder City, Nevada

Did you know that there is a canine spin-off of the Relay for Life walk called Bark for Life? Well, Boulder City is having one on Saturday, September 20th, 2014 from 9am to 1pm in Veteran’s Memorial Park (Pratte Field). Below is the info that was sent into me from Boulder City United Methodist Church […]

Railroad Pass Casino Is Being Sold

Railroad Pass Casino near Boulder City, Nevada

Fan O.d. Nelson commented on a Thursday post that MGM has sold and the new owner planned to keep all of the same operations. Indeed, it hit a variety of papers on Friday that MGM has entered into an agreement to sell the 83-year old property to a Henderson-based commercial real estate developer named Joseph […]