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Las Vegas shows dark for the holidays

If you’re visiting between now and New Year’s and have your heart set on seeing a particular show, make sure to check that there will be performances during your dates. Read More

Las Vegas room rates low for the holidays


Updated on  December 2, 2017 at 7:50 pm
The holiday season is prime time for finding low room rates in Las Vegas. Read More

Details released about Sands Arena

After more than a year of silence, details about the joint-venture arena between Sands Corp. and Madison Square Garden have come out. Read More

Zip line planned for Las Vegas strip

It looks like Caesars Entertainment will beat Steve Wynn’s Paradise Park in bringing the first zip line to the strip. Read More

More stadiums planned for Las Vegas

It’s been announced that groundbreaking for the Raiders Stadium will take place in November, but it’s not the only stadium/arena in the works. Read More
 

WNBA coming to Las Vegas


Updated on  October 23, 2017 at 5:27 pm
Add women’s basketball to Las Vegas’ expanding list of professional sports franchises. Read More

Las Vegas recovering from Strip shooting


Updated on  October 11, 2017 at 6:21 pm
Last weekend’s mass shooting at the Route 91 Harvest concert being staged on the Strip led to much disarray in Las Vegas, but things are beginning to get back to normal. Read More
 

Parking’s no problem for Golden Knights

This week marks the start of the National Hockey League season and Las Vegas’ first year of being part of a professional sports league with the Vegas Golden Knights. Read More

Football parties pack ‘em in at sports books, showrooms


Updated on  September 22, 2017 at 7:27 pm
With football season comes the usual batch of football bashes in Las Vegas. On weekends, the casino sports books are packed with all the games showing on the big screens. Read More

Las Vegas monorail extension in the works


Updated on  September 15, 2017 at 7:43 pm
When will the monorail connect to the airport? Maybe sooner than later. The Las Vegas Monorail Co. has quietly purchased a 0.9-acre parcel of land at Reno Avenue across from Mandalay Bay for $2.5 million. Read More

Troubled Fontainebleau finally sells for $600M

At long last, the Fontainebleau has been sold. The hulking blue building on the north end of the Strip was sold to two real estate investment companies for $600 million. Read More

Station Casinos headed for more renovations

Station Casinos has announced a second round of upgrades for Palace Station, a favorite casino of local residents located on Sahara Avenue a mile west of the Strip. Read More

Downtown Grand will add an 8-story tower, 495 rooms


Updated on  August 6, 2017 at 1:12 am
The Downtown Grand has been given approval to build an eight-story hotel tower on the east side of the property where the valet is currently located. The DG’s third tower will add 495 rooms, nearly doubling the resort’s current count for a total of 1,124. Read More

New Jersey pro is the new World Series of Poker champ


Updated on  July 30, 2017 at 7:04 pm
Scott Blumstein, a professional poker player from New Jersey, emerged from a starting field of 7,221 to become the new World Series of Poker Main Event champion and take down a first prize of $8.15 million. Read More

World Series of Poker is in full swing


Updated on  July 15, 2017 at 12:33 am
The Main Event of the 48th World Series of Poker is underway, drawing a field of 7,221 players, a 7.2 percent increase over last year’s 6,737. Read More

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