When Paula Lane toured Vantage Lofts a few years ago, the stylish, mothballed Henderson condo complex was a scary sight. Windows were boarded up, birds were flying inside, upscale appliances had vanished, and air conditioners were caked in dirt. At one point in recent years, a homeless person moved into the sales office across the…

The Pahrump Valley Museum and Historical Society’s lecture series continues on Saturday with a state specialist on abandoned mines. Bill Durbin is chief of the Southern Nevada Operations for the state Commission on Minerals Resources’ Division of Minerals. Museum Clerk Marilyn Davis mentioned Durbin’s lecture will concentrate on the Johnnie Mine, positioned roughly 15 miles…

Abandoned commercial buildings litter the Pahrump Valley. A lot of of them sit empty with no immediate action plan in spot to utilize them or tear them down. Some of them are leftovers from the true estate bust — true estate offices closed when values fell off a cliff — other individuals are scars leftover…