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March Madness in Vegas: 'Super Bowl Sunday and New Year’s Eve combined into one'
Friday, March 16, 2018
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The saying was repeated all day: The next best thing to being at the NCAA Tournament is being in Las Vegas for the tournament. Being here, actually, could be slightly better. Our over-the-top parties have cheap eats, easy access to betting stations and games displayed on ...
New augmented reality experience coming to the Strip
New augmented reality experience coming to the Strip
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Rocker and Lollapalooza founder Perry Farrell is set to bring an unconventional dream to reality with a new Las Vegas entertainment venue. Kind Heaven, a four-story, $100 million venue at the Linq Promenade, will feature ...
Where to watch the NCAA Tournament in Las Vegas
Where to watch the NCAA Tournament in Las Vegas
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
Here’s the good news for the many visitors coming to Las Vegas this week to watch the NCAA Tournament: Some places around town have free viewing parties. That is ...
Photo: Sands Casino Resort Bethlehem is shown Wednesday,
Five things about Sands Bethlehem buyer Wind Creek's casino in Alabama
Tuesday, March 13, 2018
The circular casino floor, surrounded by shops and restaurants, measures 57,000 square feet and offers more than 1,600 slot machine-style, electronic-gambling machines under amber-colored lights and ...
Photo: Natalia Harris owns Glam Parlor, which opened this
Entrepreneur: 'The same things that make what I am doing scary are the things that make it special'
Monday, March 12, 2018
Natalia Harris spent 12 years in marketing for the nightlife industry — event planning, event production, artist relations and more. So she knows what people who want to be seen want to look like.
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Getting a cocktail while gambling made easier at this Las Vegas casino
Monday, March 12, 2018
The days of waiting for a cocktail server to take your drink order while playing a slot machine are over at one Las Vegas casino. Now, it's as simple as pressing a few buttons. The more than 600 machines at the Westgate Las Vegas are equipped with the Beverage Ordering Service System that allows players to skip waiting for a cocktail server to make their rounds. Westgate is believed to be one of the first properties in Las Vegas to ...
The List: Golf courses, March 11, 2018
Monday, March 12, 2018
Find out about private schools. This week, we rank them by the championship rating of the farthest tee with the highest slope rating as of Feb. 22.
Photo: Scott Pensivy is CEO of Fyzical Therapy and Balanc
Physical therapist responsible for saving the careers of many
Monday, March 12, 2018
In his more than 30 years in the industry, Scott Pensivy and his staff have treated star athletes such as Steph Curry, Shaquille O’Neal, Tiger Woods and Muhammad Ali, and celebrity entertainers such as Mariah Carey, Elton John and Olivia Newton-John.
The Notes: March 12-18, 2018
Monday, March 12, 2018
People on the Move:
In the Notes: UNLV Alumni Association, HomeAid Southern Nevada, Tasha Woodfall, Urology Specialists of Nevada, Kacey KC, Daniel Hamilton, Renee Yackira, Sean Christie and more ...
Photo: Country music legend Willie Nelson speaks to fans
Las Vegas dispensaries are no stranger to pot products named for notables
Monday, March 12, 2018
From Chong’s Choice to Khalifa Kush, pick your celebrity weed
Talk show host Chelsea Handler announced last month that she was creating her own variety of marijuana for sale at dispensaries in her home state of California, saying pot is the only thing ...
Average price of US gas remains steady at $2.59 a gallon
Sunday, March 11, 2018
The average price of a gallon of regular-grade gasoline remained steady ...
Photo: A conference room inside Co-Operate on Water Stree
Need an office? For $30 you can rent space for the day in downtown Henderson
Sunday, March 11, 2018
The prices start at $30 a day for a drop in, $200 for a monthly membership, $300 for a monthly membership with an assigned space. The space is basic — a cubicle or rectangle table with two chairs, for instance. But for up-and-comers it adds credibility to their quest at ...
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Historic Nevada divorce house may be moved for redevelopment
Sunday, March 11, 2018
Two historic houses that lie in the path of its revitalization project in downtown Reno, including one that played a key role in the city's emergence ...
Photo: A sign gives direction to Dennis Hof's Love Ranch
Brothel owner Hof still working to get license reinstated at Love Ranch
Friday, March 9, 2018
The letter states that on March 1 a member of the county’s compliance department went to the brothel to conduct an inspection but was denied entrance by Hof’s executive assistant, which is a violation of county code and ...
Shrinking housing supply is 'catching up to' Las Vegas
Shrinking housing supply is 'catching up to' Las Vegas
Wednesday, March 7, 2018
Home sales in the Las Vegas area slowed in February because of the shrinking supply of properties, according to an industry report. The Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors reports ...