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Poppy Den by Chef Angelo Sosa has partnered with local charities by offering a percentage of every Monday night’s proceeds to a preselected non-for-profit organization.  This weekly event called Meaningful Mondays started in March and...

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Open Those Wallets Nevada and Give Big

April 25, 2013 | 0 Comments

Today is Nevada’s Big Give and time is ticking away.  From 12:00 am this morning to 11:59pm tonight, you can donate to one of Nevada’s many non-for-profit organizations and charities.  All donations must be monetary...

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Volunteers Rock!

April 24, 2013 | 0 Comments

National Volunteer Week is April 21st through April 27th Walking or running for your favorite cause, serving food to the needy, collecting canned goods, making blankets for babies in the NICU, helping a blind child...

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April 13 &14th: Upcoming Weekend Events

April 12, 2013 | 0 Comments

Looking for something to do this weekend?  The weather is great and there is so much going on here in the Vegas Valley.  Recess has the 411 on what’s happening. Cadillac Through the Years at...

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Poppy Den is a Staff Pick by Recess Contributors and my new personal favorite.  Since it’s grand opening this past New Year’s Eve, I’ve frequented this hot new restaurant as my first choice for lunch...

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Helping Women One Suit at a Time

March 26, 2013 | 0 Comments

Springtime in Paris Champagne Luncheon to Benefit Dress for Success Southern Nevada Dress for Success Southern Nevada is a local non-profit established in 2009 to help disadvantaged women entering the workforce.  The organization, which only...

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Dinner and Conversation for Community

March 25, 2013 | 1 Comments

Project Dinner Table Unites Community One Dinner at a Time Imagine dining under the twinkling lights of Town Square, or in an orchard, or on the field at Cashman Field, or amidst the history of the...

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Vegas Wine Events

Take a Walk on the Vegas Wine Side This Spring

March 19, 2013 | 24 Comments

Las Vegas Wine Events Calling all wine lovers!  Springtime in Vegas is a great time to get your wine on!  Here’s a quick rundown of some fabulous wine tasting events coming up in April and...

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There will be a donation drive tomorrow, Tuesday, March 19th which will benefit local charity, Help of Southern Nevada.  This non-for-profit organization assists the homeless, poor and those with critical needs by providing various services...

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Need an excuse to visit Dunkin’ Donuts this weekend?  I have many, one being their green-sprinkled donuts for St. Patrick’s Day.  My step-dad is visiting and Dunkin’ Donuts is his favorite.  Oh, and Dunkin’ Donuts...

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