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School crossing guards hang up their vests

If you have found yourself trying to navigate the streets at the corner or Adams Boulevard and Avenue G/Georgia Avenue when school is getting ready to start or after it has let out, you have been among the chaos that Carol Hanson and Elaine Smith have been directing each school day.

Women’s legacies recognized

Five Boulder City women were honored Saturday in the third of a series of events titled “Nevada Women’s Legacy — 150 Years of Excellency,” organized by Women of Diversity. Each was bestowed with this recognition for their contributions to the history of the state in this the 150th year of Nevada’s statehood.

Author keeps city from being forgotten

Before Huntington Beach, Calif., was ever a destination for beach bums, surfers and bad TV shows, it was a rural, farm town that didn’t have much going on.

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Students show school support in big way

In a giant show of school and community spirit, a group of about 50 Boulder City High School students and alumni whitewashed the B and C on the hillside on the north side of the city Saturday.

Masonic Award

Boulder City Lodge No. 37, Free and Accepted Masons, which presented its 2014 scholarship award to Amy Eschner during Boulder City High School’s annual scholarship award ceremony May 19, recognized her and her family with a dinner the following evening. The $1,000 award will be paid in two installements. Attending the dinner at the Masonic temple were, from left, scholarship committee members William H. “Pete” Matchett, Thomas D. Lopas, chairman H. Jake Thiesing, Eschner, Julian H. Shull Jr. and family members Emily Eschner, Wendy Eschner and friend Andy Bowman.

Senior center

Hours of operation: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday to Friday at 813 Arizona St., 702-293-3320. Visit the center’s website at www.seniorcenterbouldercity.org.

Community briefs

Heatwave sponsors summer league swim team

Downtown ‘gallery’ debuts new sculptures

“It’s an experience of life to have people experience what you have created,” artist Sandra Messina said.

Denton digs deep into dam contractor

Sally Denton sits in her backyard overlooking the entirety of Boulder City. Her glasses sit on the patio table right next to the book she just put down.

Barbecue fest becomes feast for senses

Memorial Day weekend in Boulder City is about the colors and the glitz of the car show, the slingshot ride for the kids, the musical entertainment, the celebrities, the politicians and most of all, the people. It’s also about the vendors with their many items for sale and the giant dragon slide next to the polar bear slide.

Community Briefs

P.E.O. chapter’s annual yard sale Friday and Saturday

Senior center

Hours of operation: 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday to Friday at 813 Arizona St., 702-293-3320. Visit the center’s website at www.seniorcenterbouldercity.org.

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