Priscilla Fowler Fine Art present artists Gig Depio and Darren Johnson in an exhibit of birds that permanently reside or frequent the state of Nevada. (Priscilla Fowler Fine Art)These paintings by Gig Depio and Darren Johnson acknowledge the migratory nature of birds of Nevada and their ability to freely traverse across the imagined boundary lines established by our governments. They are currently on display at Priscilla Fowler Fine Art through April 27. (Priscilla Fowler Fine Art)Artists Silvia Reyes uses mixed mediums for her colorful pieces that are on display at ART 2 art gallery at Tivoli Village. (ART 2 art )Deciding what and how to arrange art on the walls can be a daunting endeavor. Picking up a few pieces to pop onto an empty expanse of a wall can quickly solve the problem, but the effect can be as bland as the blank wall. However, handmade pieces add to your collection of worthy art compared to the smattering of impulse buys that prove less interesting as times passes. Buying … [Read more...] about Galleries showcase local artists
Getty Q: My washing machine is about 10 years old, and it has started leaking whenever I do a load of clothes. Should I fix it or buy a new one? A: It depends on the problem. In many cases, it is a hose. But if it is one of the fittings or seals in the tub, you may want to leave that to a repair technician. The problem, however, is that his invoice can really sting. You are probably better off buying a new machine if the problem with the old one is not a hose or a pump. Replacing fittings and seals requires a lot of labor, which translates into mucho dinero. You can give the machine a quick inspection to determine the cause. Run the machine to see if there are any obvious leaks in the back. Make sure that the machine is the problem and not the drain. It may be that the drain is clogged, and overflows when the washer discharges. Next, look behind the machine and check the water supply hoses. They run from the valves at the wall to the machine. If you have a leak here, be thankful, as … [Read more...] about Should you fix or replace washing machine that leaks?
A pedestrian holds on to her hat in strong winds as she waits to cross Clark Avenue on Thursday, April 12, 2018, in downtown Las Vegas. (Bizuayehu Tesfaye/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @bizutesfaye A windy Saturday is in store for the Las Vegas Valley, according to the National Weather Service. Saturday will see wind around 20 mph with gusts up to 30 mph. “You could lose a garbage can today,” meteorologist Alex Boothe said. Saturday will see a high of 87 degrees. Winds will decrease slightly throughout Sunday and Monday with breezes around 10 to 15 mph and gusts up to 20 mph, Boothe said. Both Sunday and Monday will see partly cloudy skies and and a high of 79. Showers are projected over the Spring Mountains and the valley has a 10 percent chance for rain. By Tuesday, the valley will warm up to 83 degrees and sunny skies are expected. The warming trend will continue through Wednesday, Boothe said, as a high of 89 is expected. Contact Jessica Terrones at … [Read more...] about Look for a gusty Saturday to kick off the Las Vegas weekend
Boston College offensive lineman Chris Lindstrom runs the 40-yard dash during the NFL football scouting combine, Friday, March 1, 2019, in Indianapolis. (AP Photo/Darron Cummings)North offensive guard Chris Lindstrom of Boston College (75) blocks out South defensive tackle Demarcus Christmas of Florida State (90) during the first half of the Senior Bowl college football game, Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, in Mobile, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill)North offensive guard Chris Lindstrom of Boston College (75) during the first half of the Senior Bowl college football game, Saturday, Jan. 26, 2019, in Mobile, Ala. (AP Photo/Butch Dill) ALAMEDA, Calif. — It was one comment in a hotel lobby. Maybe it foreshadows the future. Chris Lindstrom, a top guard prospect in the 2019 draft, was among the players whom the Raiders coached at the Senior Bowl this offseason. His week in Mobile, Alabama, was a memorable one. Lindstrom still keeps the Boston College helmet he wore — a Raiders coach slapped … [Read more...] about Chris Lindstrom could play for Raiders coaches again — VIDEO
Vegas Golden Knights head coach Gerard Gallant during a team practice before Game 5 of an NHL Western Conference quarterfinal series at SAP Center in San Jose, Calif., Thursday, April 18, 2019. (Erik Verduzco / Las Vegas Review-Journal) @Erik_VerduzcoGolden Knights head coach Gerard Gallant keeps his team loose during morning skate on Friday, April 12, 2019, at SAP Center, in San Jose, Calif. (Benjamin Hager/ Las Vegas Review-Journal) @BenjaminHphotoGolden Knights head coach Gerard Gallant warms up with his team during morning skate on Friday, April 12, 2019, at SAP Center, in San Jose, Calif. (Benjamin Hager/ Las Vegas Review-Journal) @BenjaminHphotoSteve Yzerman answers a question during an NHL hockey news conference where he was introduced as the new executive vice president and general manager of the Detroit Red Wings, Friday, April 19, 2019, in Detroit. Yzerman returns to Detroit where he was part of three Stanley Cup championship teams and a captain. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio) … [Read more...] about Golden Knights’ Gerard Gallant gets good news on ex-teammate