Site not look beautiful? Click here

As We See It

Nothing short of a spectacle was expected. The 40-minute left-turn wait on Durango Drive was understandable.

Scenes from a Las Vegas IKEA grand opening

May 21st, 2016

Nothing short of a spectacle was expected. The 40-minute left-turn wait on Durango Drive was understandable.

  • Once the acquisition is complete, what will Station Casinos do with the Palms? Naturally, we have a few ideas.

  • How much will it cost? How do I avoid paying for parking for now? The Weekly has the answers.

  • When should you call 911 or 311? The Weekly has the answers.

  • An expected 19 million vehicles will pass the "Seven Magic Mountains" installation during its two years in the desert before it gets spirited away without ...

  • Thinking of joining Wednesday’s grand-opening crowds—or even queueing up Monday to beat them? You may not have a life, but you do have plenty of ...

  • From insomnia to concussions, UNLV's College of Engineering students have been working on solutions for real-world problems.

  • Prospective patrons can currently buy $100 or $500 gift cards to Eclipse at a 20 percent discount.

  • Upcoming Vegas male revues Magic Mike Live and Black Magic were announced this week.

  • The closure will be in effect from May 15 to September 30.

  • The Lucky Dragon hotel and casino on Sahara Avenue just west of the Strip has been one of the most mysterious Vegas developments in recent ...

  • The upcoming season, which debuts June 1, will feature Vegas-based contestants for the first time.

  • A lot still has to happen to make our domed-stadium pro football dreams come true.

  • Every mom flies for free this May 8 with the purchase of one single-flight ticket at regular price.

  • Get More As We See It Stories
  • News

    Taking the lead from his legendary father, Bill Boyd, the founder and executive chairman of Boyd Gaming, continues to enrich the community with his vision ...

  • News

    When we refer to the scene in VegasVille as a participation sport, the overnight opening-night party at Jewel is what we’re talking about. The club ...

  • A&E

    Bobby Baldwin has long been a master at turning a profit at 2 p.m. Now he’s focused on 2 a.m. ...

  • A&E

    The lineup of the 2016 Electric Daisy Carnival has been announced, and the field of artists rivals the great expanse of the host venue, Las ...

  • AP

    The Las Vegas Sands has announced plans to build a 17,500-seat concert hall behind its Venetian and Palazzo casinos. The company said it was partnering ...

  • A&E

    Lionel Richie’s initial run at Axis at Planet Hollywood sold well enough to spark speculation that he’ll extend beyond the announced dates this fall. ...

  • A&E

    Say this for Robert Irvine: When he hangs out at the Trop, he really hangs out at the Trop. The star chef who hosts Food ...

  • As We See It

    Nothing short of a spectacle was expected. The 40-minute left-turn wait on Durango Drive was understandable.

  • A&E

    Sometimes we refer to him as Zowie Bowie, other times just Chris, but regardless he always brings the party. Chris Phillips-as-Zowie Bowie filled ...

  • A&E

    It was a uniquely Keep Memory Alive “Power of Love” Gala type of moment when the guy on the Segway custom-painted with metallic flames arrived ...

  • A&E

    Bob Arum knows weird. In 1973, he promoted Evel Knievel’s attempt at clearing the Snake River Canyon in Twin Falls, Idaho, in a rocket cycle. ...

  • Reviews

    Niu-Gu is far from formal, but the food achieves a level of Chinese-restaurant sophistication usually found only within Strip casinos.

  • A&E

    Tommy Wind Theater is a cozy family operation housed in the 21,000-square-foot fortress that was once Club Utopia and most recently Boulevard Theater across from ...

  • A&E

    The Billboard Music Awards telecast is more than just an awards show. It’s a live-performance spectacle, fashion show, means to make a cultural/political statement and ...

  • Nightlife

    Knowing how crucial Aria’s club component would be, Hakkasan Group set out to blow minds, just as they did in creating Omnia at Caesars Palace.

  • Features

    Vegas pool parties are typecast and pigeonholed as some sort of Spring Break that never ends, but the experience varies greatly from club to club.

  • A&E

    The man who sings “Fire Woman” can be a flame-thrower onstage. But in conversation, Ian Astbury feels more like a candle, warm and calm. “I’m ...

  • Features

    Larry Ruvo's examined life, from busboy to great benefactor of Las Vegas.

  • A&E

    He kept saying it, in the run-up to the party, during and after: “This is overwhelming.” We know the feeling because when Tony Bennett closed ...

  • Nightlife

    The Strip-front restaurant just added drool-worthy dishes both savory and sweet.