70,000 Square Foot Movie Theater Planned for Downtown North Las Vegas

Plans to add glitz and glamour to downtown North Las Vegas are coming to fruition. Maya Cinemas North America, Inc., has purchased a 32-acre parcel across the street from City Hall and the Silver Nugget Casino. The vacant lot was purchased for $7.1 million on Monday, February 13, according to property records. Maya Cinemas has… Read More »

Nevadans Watch Faraday Future’s Leading-Edge FF 91 Reveal at CES

Mayor John Lee raised a slight smile as he picked out a parking spot in the crowded Las Vegas Convention Center parking lot. A Faraday Future demonstrator then exits his futuristic vehicle and watches as it navigates the rows of cars in search of the right spot. It finds it, and delicately backs in. This… Read More »

Mayor John Lee and the Resurrection of North Las Vegas

When current North Las Vegas mayor John Lee was diagnosed with a rare type of nasal cancer  in 2007, the prognosis was not good. According to the American Cancer Society, only 35 percent of patients diagnosed with this type of cancer live five years past their initial diagnosis. Now Mayor Lee lives not just to… Read More »

College of Southern Nevada North Las Vegas Name Change Goes Through

Professors and staff at the institution formerly known as the College of Southern Nevada Cheyenne campus will be ordering  new stationery soon! The college recently added “North Las Vegas Campus” to its name after a unanimous decision  of the Community College Committee of the Nevada Board of Regents. North Las Vegas Mayor John Lee was… Read More »

Apex Industrial Site Could Become Hotbed of North Las Vegas Economy

Walking around the sunbaked construction site of the Apex industrial park, you won’t see much but soil. Fortunately, soil is exactly what you need for a project to blossom and bear fruit. When North Las Vegas Assistant City Manager Ryann Juden looks at the site, he sees opportunity and very real progress. “Very quickly, things… Read More »

Faraday Future Approved for Apex Rail Spur in North Las Vegas

In April, Mayor John Lee joined several others for the official groundbreaking of Faraday Future’s $1 billion electric vehicle plant The event made possible by the Regional Transportation Commission of Southern Nevada’s board of directors approving a right-of-way agreement to begin building a railway spur into the main Apex Industrial Park site. This agreement allows… Read More »