December 22, 2014

2014 Holiday Trash & Recycling Sked

Holiday Trash Schedule 2014 in Boulder City, Nevada

As further evidence of how glamorous my life of Boulder City content curation is … please enjoy this riveting schedule of trash/recycling pickups and landfill accessibility! Woo Hoo!

All I Want For Christmas…Is A Family

Tortoise Cat for Adoption in Boulder City, NV

Oh, come ON … who could resist that heart-tugging, guilt-laying title by not at least considering tying a bow to this little gal’s collar and letting her pop out of a ribbon-wrapped box this week? She’s this month’s adoptable pet at the Boulder City Animal Shelter – a super sweet female ‘tortoise’ kitty … about […]

Vons to Become A Haggen Store

Haggen Grocery Coming to Boulder City, Nevada

There’s NOTHING like fresh scoop so early in the morning, yeah?! The announcement came yesterday afternoon that grocery chain Haggen has entered into an agreement to acquire 146 stores and the Boulder City Vons location is one of them! With this acquisition, still subject to FTC approval, Haggen will expand from 18 stores in Oregon […]

Donate Your Cell Phone To A Soldier

Cell Phones For Soldiers in Boulder City, Nevada

Fan Priscilla Runion made a cool post to the Facebook page a couple of months ago about the ‘Cell Phones For Soldiers’ program and since Santa might bring new phones to so many people next week – this is a good time to share what seems to be a GREAT use for your old phones! […]

ADT Scam From 20/20 Is In BC

ADT Sign

Word on the street (literally) is that some houses on Fairway (ADT customers) have had door-to-door salespeople visit them claiming to be from ADT and wanting to upgrade/improve their alarm systems. Here’s the thing … ADT doesn’t have door-to-door reps, so this is a total scam. In fact, it was the subject of a piece […]

BCHS English Class Makes 8 News Now

Mock Trial at Boulder City High School in Nevada

This is pretty awesome…the Boulder City High School English class made it onto the “What’s Cool At School” segment on Channel 8 News for their mock trial of The Scarlet Letter. Three teams, each representing a main character in the story, had to prove that its character was the least sinful. Check out the great […]

Jingle Cat & Santa Visit Boulder City

Jingle Cat & Santa in Boulder City, NV Christmas Parade

It’s a rare thing indeed to catch a glimpse of Santa Claus this time of year, I know. And Santa WITH Jingle Cat? Well, that’s rare indeed! Here’s a snap of them closing out the Annual Christmas Parade last weekend!

Update on the Mel’s Diner Location

Mel's Diner in Boulder City, Nevada

Wondering what’s up with the restaurant and adjoining retail spaces that used to house Mel’s Diner, Reynold’s Doll Shop and the other little souvenir shop that was once there? We don’t know a lot, but what we DO know is that the For Sale signs have come down, as the purchase of the building did […]

The 3rd Straw & Tunnel Connect

Lake Mead Tunnel and Intake Meet

Three years and three miles later…the tunnel underneath Lake Mead finally reached the intake structure that is to be the 3rd straw! Click here to read the article written by Henry Brean of the Las Vegas Review Journal and a super slick video that explains the “cap & release” phase that is up next!

Tree Recycling Poster Winners

Recycle Tree Poster Winners in Boulder City, Nevada

Check out these masterpieces…you’ll soon see them posted around town to advertise the Christmas Tree Recycling Program in hopes of collecting even more than the 266 Christmas trees that were recycled last year. All of the info on the program can be found on the Public Works website by clicking here. Sophia Muelrath won in […]