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2019 #VegasStronger Community Calendar now live

As we approach the anniversary of 1 October, Las Vegas Newswire is once again publishing a calendar of healing events as a service to the community.

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BriefsLas Vegas Quick Quiz

Test your Vegas IQ

1) What protective equipment was created as a result of the Hoover Dam project in 1933?

2) What famously caused a gaming area plumbing problem at the former Riviera hotel-casino in 1987?

3) When Evel Knievel attempted to jump the Caesars Palace fountains on Dec. 31, 1967, what famous actress shot the footage of him crashing that was shown around the world?

4) At what local broadcasting outlet did Jimmy Kimmel go on-air for the first time?

5) What Vegas-set TV series featured opening credits with a Great Dane playing blackjack?

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Local businesses connect with agencies for new opportunities

The eighth annual Committed To Our Business Community networking event was hosted by the Clark County Regional Business Development Agency Council, and featured a keynote address by Nevada Lt. Gov. Kate Marshall.

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