"Community Feeling, Down to the Bones," Las Vegas Seven, June 4, 2013

Jun. 5, 2013
"Community Feeling, Down to the Bones," Tony Roma's illustrates how there's public good to be gained in having a place to come together (sometimes for ribs). Not long after UNLV held a program called Game Change about “how Brookings Mountain West and the Lincy Institute are Reframing Policy in Southern Nevada,” I learned that the Tony Roma’s on East Sahara Avenue had closed. The confluence of these events got me thinking of how a think tank is like a rib joint. Stay with me, now …Brookings and Lincy are research centers designed, as Brookings says, to “serve as a platform to bring ideas and expertise together and facilitate … discussions about the West’s future.” Lincy “conducts and supports research that focuses on improving Nevada’s health, education and social services.” Full Text: http://vegasseven.com/latest/2013/06/04/community-feeling-down-bones