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THE SOLE OF LAS VEGAS: Ex-NFL player and wife distribute footwear to kids in need

Heads up — the Feet Fleet’s in. “Layla, how are you, honey? You ready for new shoes? Alright!” says volunteer Rick Lefever to the grade …

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A student has the fit of his Star Wars themed shoes checked during the Goodie Two Shoes Foundation event at Martin Luther King Jr. Elementary School Thursday, December 20, 2018. CREDIT: Sam Morris/Las Vegas News Bureau
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Conventions, local benefactors show their shoe support

When it comes to footwear philanthropy, the Las Vegas tourism industry is keeping step. “Typically with conventions, with the folks coming in from out of …

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‘Godfather of Sustainability’ helps Three Square combat senior hunger

Food had an extra added pinch of celebrity flavor when famed Chef Rick Moonen helped serve meals recently as part of Three Square food bank’s …

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Players and special fans at Opportunity Village bond over the Bowl

Timeouts couldn’t possibly be more fun than this one. And no one cared how many minutes were left on the clock because time just flew …

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A MID-AUTUMN NIGHT’S ‘DREAM’: ‘Le Reve’ devotes a performance to benefit Leukemia & Lymphoma Society of Southern Nevada

On this night, compassionate souls will combat a medical reality with an artistic fantasy. That night is Nov. 4, when the spectacle of aquatic acrobatics …

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GOLDEN OPPORTUNITY: Convention donations a bonanza for Opportunity Village

Where did all the wares go? Right there, that’s where – those thrift store aisles blossoming into a veritable lair of superior wares, proving that …

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IMAGINE THERE’S NO CANCER: Vegas rockers Imagine Dragons aid pediatric cancer families

“The path to heaven runs through miles of clouded hell.” So much hope clung to 10 haunting words. “He had that lyric written on a …

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THROWING A PIFFY FIT: Mission HS benefits from Piff’s Ping-Pong Pifftacular

Choosy players choose Piff.  Even when he goes on a (comic) trash-talk tear. Yes, a recent celebrity-stuffed table-tennis tourney at the Flamingo’s Beach Club Pool …

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THEY’RE ACES: Players from Vegas’ WNBA team inspire local kids

Hugs don’t get ­any huggier than this, even if the hugger only comes up to the huggee’s waist. This is the warm — if amusingly …

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