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Las Vegas Philharmonic Masterworks V

Join The Las Vegas Philharmonic for a special performance Masterworks V – Love Around the World Performing Alondra de la Parra, conductor Pablo Sáinz Villegas, guitar Location The Smith Center Pre-concert conversation begins promptly at 6:45 p.m. Program Notes “Te amo sin saber cómo, ni cuándo, ni de dónde. I love you without knowing how, nor when, nor from where.” Sonnet XVII, Pablo Neruda Marquez Danzon No. 2 Castro Intermezzo de Atzimba  Rodrigo Concierto de Aranjuez Rimsky-Korsakov Scheherazade A passionate program illustrating that love means the same in any language, including music from [ ... ]

NV Big Give Coming!

LAS VEGAS – The third statewide online giving initiative, Nevada’s Big Give, will be held on Friday, April 25, 2014 and community-based, non-profit public radio station KCEP-FM will be participating for the first time. Donations can be made to KCEP-FM by visiting http://www.razoo.com/story/Kcepfm. PUBLIC RADIO STATION KCEP-FM TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS YEAR’S NEVADA BIG GIVE ON APRIL 25TH The One Day Online Giving Event Will Benefit Nonprofits statewide. Donations can be made to KCEP-FM by visiting http://www.razoo.com/story/Kcepfm [ ... ]

Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater

Under the artistic direction of Robert Battle, ALVIN AILEY® AMERICAN DANCE THEATER offers something for every taste: from the pulse-racing thrill of new works by some of the world’s best choreographers to the spirit-lifting joy of Mr. Ailey’s beloved classic, Revelations. The New Yorker declared “the company is dancing better than ever” and The New York Times proclaimed them “sleek, athletic masters of the universe.” Experience it for yourself as America’s most popular dance company [ ... ]

Missy B CD Release Party

Missy B, is hosting her CD Release Party inside Luna Lounge on Friday, March 14th. Place: Luna Lounge Address: 3057 S Las Vegas Blvd, Las Vegas, NV 89109 Phone:(702) 462-9991 Check out the talented breakout artist at MissyBLive.com keeping you updated on the latest news, media, music, and whereabouts of MissyB. “I thank ya’ll for believing in me and listening to my craft. I love my MissyBeasts! Tierra Bynum, better known as hip hop artist MissyB, was born in Pine [ ... ]

March is Women’s History Month

The Library of Congress, National Archives and Records Administration, National Endowment for the Humanities, National Gallery of Art, National Park Service, Smithsonian Institution and United States Holocaust Memorial Museum join in paying tribute to the generations of women whose commitment to nature and the planet have proved invaluable to society. About Women’s History Month Women’s History Month had its origins as a national celebration in 1981 when Congress passed Pub. L. 97-28 which authorized and requested the [ ... ]

Healthy Nutrition Month

National Nutrition Month® is a nutrition education and information campaign sponsored annually by the Academy of Nutrition and Dietetics. The campaign is designed to focus attention on the importance of making informed food choices and developing sound eating and physical activity habits. NNM also promotes the Academy and its members to the public and the media as the most valuable and credible source of timely, scientifically based food and nutrition information. Activity Handouts (Adults & kids) Letter [ ... ]

KCEP-FM and NV Big Give

LAS VEGAS – The third statewide online giving initiative, Nevada’s Big Give, will be held on Friday, April 25, 2014 and community-based, non-profit public radio station KCEP-FM will be participating for the first time. Donations can be made to KCEP-FM by visiting http://www.razoo.com/story/Kcepfm. PUBLIC RADIO STATION KCEP-FM TO PARTICIPATE IN THIS YEAR’S NEVADA BIG GIVE ON APRIL 25TH The One Day Online Giving Event Will Benefit Nonprofits statewide. Donations can be made to KCEP-FM by visiting http://www.razoo.com/story/Kcepfm [ ... ]

RTC New Route 120

This is your route… Starting March 2, catch Route 120 along Buffalo, Fort Apache and portions of West Warm Springs. The new 21-mile long route will provide service to more than 100,000 residents living in nearby areas and connect to 12 other transit routes. Route 120 will make hourly stops, seven days a week between approximately 5 a.m. and 1 a.m., serving key destinations such as: Rainbow Library, Westcliff Transit Center, Wet n’ Wild, Southern Hills [ ... ]

DXC Hits Las Vegas

The Annual Las Vegas Dunk Exchange known as DXC took place on February 16th inside the Hard Rock Café on the Las Vegas Strip. Known as one of the biggest shoe expos in the West thousands came out to buy, sell and trade their kicks. The overwhelming support for the Las Vegas Dunk Exchange is in part because of the DXC’s consistency, large selection of street wear companies and its ability to showcase sneakers, music, [ ... ]

Keke Palmer on Her Network and the Potential Of Us

What does it take to reach your full potential? In this video, Keke Palmer talks about her network and why it’s important to have a team of supporters. Learn more about Keke’s involvement in the Potential Of Us and how you can join her at http://PotentialOfUs.com    Powered by: var hupso_services_t=new Array("Twitter","Facebook","Google Plus","Pinterest","Linkedin","Tumblr","StumbleUpon","Digg","Reddit","Bebo","Delicious","Email","Print");var hupso_background_t="#EAF4FF";var hupso_border_t="#66CCFF";var hupso_toolbar_size_t="medium";var hupso_twitter_via = "power88_lv";var hupso_image_folder_url = "";var hupso_twitter_via="power88_lv";var hupso_url_t="http://kcep.power88lv.com/keke-palmer-on-her-network-and-the-potential-of-us/";var hupso_title_t="Keke Palmer on Her Network and the Potential Of Us";

Las Vegas Urban Chamber Installs New Board Members

The Las Vegas Urban Chamber of Commerce held the 2014 State of The Chamber and Board Installation Luncheon this past Friday, Jan. 31st at the Gold Coast. Recently hired new Urban Chamber President Mr. Ken Evans gave an upbeat assessment of the state of the Chamber. Ms. Jerrie Merritt was installed as the new board chair for 2014, while Mr. Shaundell Newsome will preside as vice chair. Ms. Jackie Ingram is the new treasurer and [ ... ]

2014 Community Resource Fair

The Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department in conjunction with Nevada Black Police Association (NBPA) and Bolden Area Command presents 2014 Community Resource Fair for Southern Nevada. They invite you to come out and take advantage of a variety of services that are being offered: Mental Health – Social Services – Veteran Services – Car Insurance – Utilities Victim Advocates – Health Insurance – Health & Wellness – Counseling – Housing This event is taking place Saturday, February 8th [ ... ]

SNHD Quit Now

Southern Nevada Health District Interested in quitting smoking? Whether you prefer the support of a group setting, or calling from the comfort of your own home, there’s a program that’s right for you. Call one of these programs below to get started on the road to quitting for good. If you prefer quitting from the privacy of your own home… Nevada Tobacco Users Helpline: The Nevada Tobacco Users Helpline (Helpline), a division of the University Of Nevada School Of [ ... ]

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day of Service

January 20, 2014 will mark the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. federal holiday. This milestone is a perfect opportunity for Americans to honor Dr. King’s legacy through service. The MLK Day of Service empowers individuals, strengthens communities, bridges barriers, creates solutions to social problems, and moves us closer to Dr. King’s vision of a beloved community. Explore this site to learn more about MLK Day and how you can participate. Below are a few links [ ... ]

National Mentoring Month

KCEP-FM is a proud supporter of National Mentoring Month. The Mentoring Effect is a compelling new report informed by the first-ever nationally representative survey of young people on the topic of both informal and formal mentoring, as well as a literature and landscape review and insights from a variety of key leaders in business, philanthropy, government, and education. The report was commissioned by MENTOR: The National Mentoring Partnership with support from AT&T, and written by Civic [ ... ]

Happy New Year From Public Radio KCEP-FM

Happy New Year Wish My Happy New Year wish for you Is for your best year yet, A year where life is peaceful, And what you want, you get. A year in which you cherish The past year’s memories, And live your life each new day, Full of bright expectancies. I wish for you a holiday With happiness galore; And when it’s done, I wish you Happy New Year, and many more.By Joanna Fuchs var hupso_services_t=new Array("Twitter","Facebook","Google Plus","Pinterest","Linkedin","Tumblr","StumbleUpon","Digg","Reddit","Bebo","Delicious","Email","Print");var hupso_background_t="#EAF4FF";var hupso_border_t="#66CCFF";var hupso_toolbar_size_t="medium";var hupso_twitter_via = "power88_lv";var hupso_image_folder_url = "";var [ ... ]

Happy Holidays

At this time we would like to say Happy Holidays to all of our listeners in the Southern Nevada community & beyond! KCEP-FM is a Las Vegas-based non-profit public radio station celebrating 40+ years of service to the Southern Nevada Community. KCEP is proud of its efforts in participating in, or organizing local events and activities, airing public service announcements and offering annual internship programs for local young people. Your continued partnership in the new year [ ... ]

DEWALT Salutes Las Vegas Veterans

This year, in an effort to continue its commitment to the USA, DEWALT has made a special pledge to Veterans across the United States. In addition to its promise to donate a minimum of $250,000 to the Wounded Warrior Project and hiring more than 100 Veterans by the close of 2013, DEWALT will be participating in two special events in Las Vegas this November. On Monday, November 11, DEWALT will sponsor the Las Vegas Veteran’s Day Parade, the [ ... ]

4th of July Fireworks in Las Vegas

Station Casinos’ 4th of July Blast. A long standing Las Vegas tradition, the Station Casinos’ Fourth of July Blast will once again shine down on Southern Nevada. This nine minute show will feature fireworks exploding simultaneously over five of the Stations properties including Aliante Station, Green Valley Ranch, Fiesta Rancho, Texas Station and Red Rock Resort. Set to go off sometime after 9:00 PM, the 4th of July Blast is one of my favorites. Regardless of where [ ... ]

Prince – Phrase of The Day – Thursday

Do you wanna win PRINCE tickets? You have discovered the PRINCE phrase of the day! Write it down, remember it and keep listening to KCEP-FM! When we ask for the PRINCE word of the day be ready to call-in and WIN! Thursday – POP LIFE var hupso_services_t=new Array("Twitter","Facebook","Google Plus","Pinterest","Linkedin","Tumblr","StumbleUpon","Digg","Reddit","Bebo","Delicious","Email","Print");var hupso_background_t="#EAF4FF";var hupso_border_t="#66CCFF";var hupso_toolbar_size_t="medium";var hupso_twitter_via = "power88_lv";var hupso_image_folder_url = "";var hupso_twitter_via="power88_lv";var hupso_url_t="http://kcep.power88lv.com/prince-phrase-of-the-day-thursday/";var hupso_title_t="Prince - Phrase of The Day - Thursday";

Prince – Phrase of The Day – Wednesday

Do you wanna win PRINCE tickets? You have discovered the PRINCE phrase of the day! Write it down, remember it and keep listening to KCEP-FM! When we ask for the PRINCE word of the day be ready to call-in and WIN! Wednesday – BABY I’M A STAR var hupso_services_t=new Array("Twitter","Facebook","Google Plus","Pinterest","Linkedin","Tumblr","StumbleUpon","Digg","Reddit","Bebo","Delicious","Email","Print");var hupso_background_t="#EAF4FF";var hupso_border_t="#66CCFF";var hupso_toolbar_size_t="medium";var hupso_twitter_via = "power88_lv";var hupso_image_folder_url = "";var hupso_twitter_via="power88_lv";var hupso_url_t="http://kcep.power88lv.com/prince-phrase-of-the-day-wednesday/";var hupso_title_t="Prince - Phrase of The Day - Wednesday";

Prince – Phrase of the Day – Tuesday

Do you wanna win PRINCE tickets? You have discovered the PRINCE phrase of the day! Write it down, remember it and keep listening to KCEP-FM! When we ask for the PRINCE word of the day be ready to call-in and WIN! Tuesday -PURPLE RAIN var hupso_services_t=new Array("Twitter","Facebook","Google Plus","Pinterest","Linkedin","Tumblr","StumbleUpon","Digg","Reddit","Bebo","Delicious","Email","Print");var hupso_background_t="#EAF4FF";var hupso_border_t="#66CCFF";var hupso_toolbar_size_t="medium";var hupso_twitter_via = "power88_lv";var hupso_image_folder_url = "";var hupso_twitter_via="power88_lv";var hupso_url_t="http://kcep.power88lv.com/prince-phrase-of-the-day-tuesday/";var hupso_title_t="Prince - Phrase of the Day - Tuesday";