Jobs out for the summer
Olivia Myer knew it would be tougher to get a job this year than it has been for her the last two summers. Nevertheless, she was one of the fortunate few.
Locals discuss how social networking can contribute to the b...
When Access Pass and Design co-owner Seth Sheck noticed his 14-year-old son was logging onto MySpace, Sheck quickly became attuned to the concept of social media and its growth among teens and adults. “That’s what turned me on to this whole social media thing with Facebook, Twitter, LinkedIn and Plaxo and I had to attend seminars myself to learn about it,” Sheck said. “I understand this is something that’s not going to go away.” But then he re...
Sparks boutique is abuzz with fashion and business
Don’t mess with the Queen Bee. She can really sting – especially when it comes to high prices for trendy fashion items. Sisters Misty Lacey and Stacy Williams want their new Sparks boutique, Queen Beez, to convey that concept, especially now that they are getting ready to relocate and expand within the tall, grey tower on the corner of Pyramid Way and Oddie Boulevard just a few months after opening. “It was reasonable and we wanted to start it...
A Sparks-based Internet consulting company has one of the area’s first certified Qualified Google Advertising Professionals
One man’s bust is another man’s boom
Sitting in his showroom, Joe Bemus has probably watched the introduction to the James Bond film “Casino Royale” several times, and the drawn-out, action-packed chase sequence at the beginning impresses him every time.
Contest gives back to community’s givers
After just one year, the Children’s Cabinet location on Silverada Boulevard has already outgrown its facilities to serve area youth who need a place to go to and mingle with friendly adults and peers.