The Howard Hughes Corporation®, developer of the Summerlin® master-planned community, is once again participating in a special toy drive to brighten the holidays for children in Southern Nevada. According to Tom Warden, Senior Vice President of Community & Government Relations for Summerlin, the community is accepting new, unwrapped toys at Downtown Summerlin® for the “Joys of Christmas,” the fifth annual toy drive organized by Clark County Commissioner Lawrence Weekly for the children of the Department of Family Services who are currently in foster care.
Lennar, one of 10 homebuilders building and selling in the master-planned community of Summerlin®, recently opened the community’s newest neighborhood – Westcott - in the village of Stonebridge. Models are open and the neighborhood is actively selling.
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The master-planned community of Summerlin® officially kicks off the 2018 holiday season on Friday, November 16 at 6 p.m. at Downtown Summerlin® with the arrival of Santa Claus; the debut of an all NEW holiday parade; and the opening of Rock Rink, an outdoor public ice-skating rink. A special Hanukkah celebration in partnership with Jewish Nevada and the JCC is slated for Dec. 9 at Downtown Summerlin.
Las Vegas is a city built on connections. In the early 1900s, the rail line that connected Los Angeles to Salt Lake City ran through Southern Nevada, attracting farmers and ranchers to the area. Fast forward to the 1940s when connected mob figures like Bugsy Siegel and Meyer Lansky built The Flamingo, proving a luxury hotel with gambling as the headliner could be big business in the godforsaken Mojave Desert.