This Land Is Made For You and Me
Written by Woody Guthrie as patriotic homage to the land of his birth, and her highest ideals. Sung by Elizabeth Mitchell.
Just a Quick PSA
I haven’t done this in a while, but I’m not feeling too well today, so I’ll need to step back for now (probably just until tomorrow). Don’t worry, I probably don’t have COVID-19. In the meantime, since it’s LGBTQ+ Pride Month and in light of the ongoing Black Lives Matter protests in our communities and...
Celebrate Juneteenth
Juneteenth (a portmanteau of June and nineteenth;[i] also known as Freedom Day,[ii] Jubilee Day,[iii] Liberation Day[5], and Emancipation Day [iv]) is a holiday celebrating the emancipation of those who had been enslaved in the United States. It commemorates Union army general Gordon Granger announcing federal orders in Galveston, Texas, on June 19, 1865, proclaiming that all slaves in Texas were free. [v] Slavery in the United...
The First COVID-19 Animal Case In The U.S
From the Center for Disease Control and Prevention Some coronaviruses that infect animals can sometimes be spread to humans and then spread between people, but this is rare. This is what happened with the virus that caused the current outbreak of COVID-19. However, we do not know the exact source of this virus. Public health...
What A Peacefull Protest Looks Like
Mesquite, Nevada is the latest town to have a Black Lives Matter protest. In the searing 106 degree heat, over 150 protesters marched for justice following the memorial service for George Floyd who died while in the custody of Minneapolis Police. The protest march started near the Eureka Casino with a small group of 12...
Weekly Escape: Hawaii, We Go (“Secret Beach”, Edition)
Sorry we skipped last week (again), but we’re definitely back up and in the air this week. In fact, for this week’s escape, we’re returning to Hawaii. And this time, we’re heading to a “top secret” location. Why? Well, why not! Let’s escape to paradise, at least with this lovely collection of photos.
Wolf Creek To Open May 11
Mesquite, NV. May 3, 2020. The Wolf Creek Golf Course, 403 Paradise Pkwy, Mesquite, NV 89027, a worldwide fan favorite and rated number 3 in Nevada, will reopen May 11. This premier Golf Course, temporarily closed because of the COVID-19 pandemic, is a significant contributor to the economic success of Mesquite. Guests from 17 different...
Sisolak Announces “Roadmap to Recovery”, and Cortez Masto Promises More Relief Programs for Nevadans in Need
Today, Governor Steve Sisolak (D) formally announced “Nevada United: Roadmap to Recovery”. Yet while we already knew where we’d begin on this “Roadmap”, Sisolak nonetheless raised eyebrows over what he said and what he did not say tonight. And hot on the heels of Sisolak’s formal announcement, U.S. Senator Catherine Cortez Masto (D) joined Battle...
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