44°F
weather icon Clear

Star Power

Hali Bernstein Saylor/Boulder City Review

Thomas Valencia, education and outreach specialist at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, sets up a telescope Saturday, June 29, for a star party. About 50 people attended the event to learn more about stars and constellations as well as view deep-space objects that were visible between the clouds.

Niki Heun, an interpretation and education technician at Lake Mead National Recreation Area, presented a program about constellations and asterisms (prominent group of stars) during an evening star party at the national park Saturday, June 29.

By Hali Bernstein Saylor

Boulder City Review

Don't miss the big stories. Like us on Facebook.
THE LATEST
Handyman goes green: Inman creates nonprofit to help locals with yard work

After 28 years of serving the community, Zach Inman of the handyman business Zach of All Trades is scaling back and starting a nonprofit organization to help the community and to keep Boulder City clean and green.

Hospital shop stocks healthy dose of gifts

There is a small room at Boulder City Hospital where you can find what you need for just about any situation. And you won’t need a prescription to get it.

Hasselback technique makes humble squash a star

Do you want to give the inexpensive, unassuming butternut squash a sophisticated, glamorous makeover? Do this: Hasselback is a popular technique of preparing a potato or other similar vegetable by cutting a bit more than halfway through so that it looks like a fan. Then butter, herbs, spices, breadcrumbs and/or nuts are added between the slices and baked.

Behind the Chalkboard: Rebecca Balistere

Welcome to Behind the Chalkboard, which gives readers an inside look at the educators in the community, why they do what they do and their lives outside of the classroom.

Gift-giving angels sought for annual program

Emergency Aid of Boulder City is once again calling on the assistance of area angels to make the holiday season a bit brighter for the city’s needy children and senior citizens.

Seen on Scene: At the Pooch Parade

Celia Shortt Goodyear/Boulder City Review

Names in the News, Nov. 21

Stuart earns master’s degree

Community Briefs, Nov. 21

Craft sessions set at library

Senior Center, Nov. 21

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.

Volunteers ‘Lend A Hand’ as needed

“Just so there is somebody there to help — that’s my biggest goal,” said Shannon Eckman, executive director of Lend A Hand of Boulder City.