Archive for December 2015

2015: A Year of Hard Work and Wonderful Successes

This has been a wonderful year for the Nevada Preservation Foundation! Although it was only our second year, we were able to accomplish so much! From working with our community clients and providing educational programs to curating Hugh E. Taylor’s archives, we have been busy! We have to be honest, too, at the end of…

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Twelve Days of Las Vegas History

While Las Vegas isn’t really known for homey, holiday traditions, the month of December is actually pretty significant in Las Vegas’ history. New casinos and entertainment acts tend to open in December, capitalizing on New Year’s Eve excitement. People get desperate as holiday stresses push some of us over the edge. And local and state…

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Classic Cocktails for the Holidays

‘Tis the season to make merry with our family, friends and colleagues. And nothing says “happy holidays” better than a festive cocktail. What will you be serving at your retro holiday party? Why not try one of these classics: Hot Buttered Rum  This cocktail is also great for alpine adventurers looking to get cozy by…

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