Category: Places

Is there a ghost in the house?

Ghost in the house

Find out at the CCHP Places with a Past Tour Aug. 5 The Las Vegas Citizens Committee for Historic Preservation Places with a Past Historic Homes and Buildings Tour returns on Aug. 5, with haunting recall of lore and legend about ghosts flitting here…

Q&A With Tour Guide Kathy Hendrickson

At the Castaneda

More than a tour; it’s an experience If you are looking for someone to lead a tour of Las Vegas, N.M., you couldn’t find a better person for the job than Kathy Hendrickson of Southwest Detours. Her enthusiasm combined with copious amounts of research…

Out and About in Las Vegas

Pinwheel Quilt

A tiny overview of the 2016 Places With a Past Tour in pictures, with a comment or two… NOTE: Apologies to readers. My first post of this was weird in ways I can’t explain, so I took it down, not realizing there would be…

Film Locations Focus of PWAP Tour

2016 PWAP Tour

More than 100 movies, TV shows and commercials have been filmed in Las Vegas and San Miguel County. The appeal of the area as a filming location goes back to the birth of cinema. Beginning in the early 1900s, countless movie makers and film…

Great Blocks in a Great Place

The Big Picture

Last week MainStreet de Las Vegas hosted an Open House to inform the public about the Great Blocks on Mainstreet Project. Presenters included three professionals with outstanding credentials. Their commitment to excellence informs the process as MSLV begins planning for future improvements in the…

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