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Aug. 21, 5-7:30p. A philanthropic social event to mingle; enjoy mixologist Juyoung Kang’s tasty libations and live music by Spadoni. Proceeds...   
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Desert Companion on Tour: Norm Schilling

Norm Schilling
When: September 20, 2014
Where: Plant World

The details:

Fall is a great time to spruce up the yard — but don't grab that rake just yet!

We'll be talking to horticulture expert Norm Schilling, who'll share expert tips on fall planting, yard care and how to prune like a pro.

Got a tough gardening question or just want to get some sound advice on great options for fall planting? Come on out, enjoy complimentary coffee and take in the wisdom of Nevada Public Radio "Desert Bloom" commentator Norm Schilling.




Desert Companion Issue Party:
Top Lawyers 2014

When:October 28,2014
Where: Downtown Summerlin

The details:

Join us as we honor the 2014 Top Lawyers of Southern Nevada as featured in the October issue of Desert Companion with a sophisticated night of networking, cocktails, hors d'oeuvres and the great company you expect from Desert Companions readers, writers, friends and supporters. Check back soon for more details.

Downtown Summerlin



Nevada Public Radio Recycle Event

RecycleWhen: Saturday, November 15 at 8am-12pm
Where: Nevada Public Radio (1289 S. Torrey Pines Dr., 89146)

The details:

Got old paperwork? We'll shred it! Got magazines, aluminum cans and plastic, or appliances? We'll recycle it! Got an old computer or outdated cell phone? We'll wipe it and repurpose it - safely and securely! Need to clean out your closet to make room for new holiday clothes or have some old furniture that you don't use anymore? We will also take all your gently used clothing, furniture, toys, and more. Best of all, it's all free. With our participating sponsors Republic Services, The Blind Center of Nevada, Goodwill of Southern Nevada and Shred-it, you can declutter your home, apartment or even your desk and get Spring Cleaning off to a jump start, all in thanks to our presenting sponsor Subaru of Las Vegas.

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Participating Sponsors:


Blind Center
Blind Center of Nevada
Republic Services
Republic Services
Shred It
Shred-it




Desert Companion Issue Party:
2014 Restaurant Awards

Restaurant awardsWhen: December 2014
Where: TBD

The details:

A celebration luncheon honoring the 18th Annual Desert Companion Restaurant Award recipients. At this intimate luncheon, award recipients are joined by their peers, the Desert Companion team and select invitees as we celebrate Las Vegas' brightest culinary talents. We present the winners with a commemorative Desert Companion Restaurant Awards plaque that highlights their area of excellence.









































































































































 

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4321 W Flamingo Rd
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UNLV
4550 W Maryland Pkwy Suite A
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CARNIVALE
3377 Las Vegas Blvd
The Venetian Food Court
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THE LAKES
9091 W Sahara Ave
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THE DISTRICT
2220 Village Walk Dr Suite 140
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MIRACLE MILE
3663 Las Vegas Blvd S Suite 45
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CANYON POINT
10834 W Charleston Blvd Suite 200
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TOWN CENTER
3645 S Town Center Dr Suite 101
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PATRICK
6115 S Rainbow Blvd Suite 101
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PALAZZO
3265 Las Vegas Blvd, Suite 1600
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TOWN SQUARE
6599 Las Vegas Blvd, South #P-8149
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BRIDGE
3377 Las Vegas Blvd
The Venetian
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BOULDER CITY
Boulder Dam Credit Union
530 Avenue G
Boulder City NV
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PEBBLE
1500 N. Green Valley Pkwy Suite 240
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SAHARA & EASTERN
2675 S. Eastern Ave Suite 400
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MCCARRAN MARKETPLACE
5905 S Eastern Ave Suite 108
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NORTH MESA PLAZA
1829 W. Craig Road Unit 3
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2546 E. Craig Road Suite 135
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