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Family Guide To Lake Mead

Las Vegas residents know that the real city excitement is not found on the strip. Nevada is home to some of the most beautiful outdoor areas in the country, including gorgeous Lake Mead. Lake Mead Recreation Area is just a quick 30-minute drive from the lights and bustle of Las Vegas Boulevard. If you are looking for a great day outing for your family, or even a relaxing weekend of camping, Lake Mead is a perfect destination.

05/11/2012

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Best Mini Golf Courses In Las Vegas

Las Vegas’ softer, quieter side offers oodles of fun, family friendly attractions off of its infamous strip. For area families who need a day out without the hubbub, the city’s best mini golf courses guarantee a good time with great greens and enough extras to keep everyone occupied.

04/20/2012

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Children Struck By Vehicle In NLV, 2 Critically Injured

Three children attempting to cross the street in a marked walkway in North Las Vegas were struck by a 78-year-old driver, sending all three to the hospital, with two in extreme critical condition.

10/22/2011

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Once Upon a Crafty Halloween

Channel your inner Martha Stewart by creating inexpensive and easy crafts for Halloween. The kids love it, and it’s a perfect way to spend quality time together.

10/07/2011

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Ex-Vegas Teacher Gets Probation In Abuse Case

A 68-year-old former Las Vegas special education teacher has been sentenced to 60 days in jail and up to five years on probation after being found guilty of abusing autistic children in her class.

07/22/2011

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Report: Nevada’s Kids Are Too Fat

LAS VEGAS (AP) — A University of Nevada, Las Vegas report says one in three kindergartners in the state are overweight or obese.

06/22/2011

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Group Donates $25K To Nevada Children’s Hospital

LAS VEGAS (AP) — Officials say a securities firm capped a conference in Las Vegas with a $25,000 donation to a local pediatric hospital. University Medical Center spokeswoman Danita Cohen says Children’s Hospital of Nevada […]

CBS Las Vegas–05/07/2011

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Best Children’s Clothing In Las Vegas

Whether it is fresh gear for the first day of school, or new wear to replace the outgrown and out-worn, the need for clothes when it comes to the kiddies seems never-ending. Kids Kastle, R+D Hipster Emporium, Chick-A-Dees are some of the best places in Las Vegas to get children’s clothing.

CBS Las Vegas–01/24/2011

Cool Cuts 4 Kids has thought of most scenarios when it comes to the child haircut experience. (Credit: coolcuts4kids.com)

Best Las Vegas Haircuts For Kids

These special salons focus on cutting kids’ hair and all the experience that surrounds “the event.” Cool Cuts, Sharkey’s and Snips & Clips are your go-to places.

CBS Las Vegas–01/24/2011

Hoover Dam is an immense concrete structure 30 miles southwest of Las Vegas on U.S. 93 built in the 1930s to control Colorado River run-off. (Credit: usbr.gov)

Best Day Trips For Families Around Las Vegas

Las Vegas is generally considered a playground for adults, but there are many attractions and activities in the surrounding areas that make perfect family-friendly day trips away from the city. The best of these family day trips can make a Las Vegas visit a memorable time for everyone.

01/24/2011

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