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Downtown Project's purchase of the land Atomic Liquors sits on has many scratching their heads.

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July 30th, 2014

Downtown Project's purchase of the land Atomic Liquors sits on has many scratching their heads.

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    In June, President Obama singled out Jen McCabe, saying Las Vegas could become the center for “a revolution … in American manufacturing.”

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    Huntridge Revival wants $1 million in public funding to move forward with renovating the historic theater.

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    Phil Pascal and Demont Daniel brought the party to Picnic on a recent Friday.

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    Tom Haskins lived in the conventional world and attained middle-class wealth and status. He didn’t much like it.

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    Downtown Project's Rangers don't carry cuffs or guns, but they are trying to create a smile pandemic.

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    "It’s not the sight of someone sleeping under a tree ... or wherever they happen to pass out from street fatigue or drunkenness; it’s entering ...

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    “We take people who are on the path of hopelessness and get them back on the path of hope.”

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    The answer is coming, largely by way of ... Iowa City, Iowa.

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    The complex took a big hit with the city's denial of liquor licenses for Krave and Drink & Drag.

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    Many are working Downtown, but more need to actually move to the area.

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    Next time you look around Fremont Street and lament so many police officers, remember: You have a drink in your hand.

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    The coming casino's proximity to Zappos headquarters, convenience and friendly amenities will help it make a big impact Downtown.

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    Complaints have been made that Downtown's police are too heavy-handed.

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    The City Council and various city departments might be on the small screen soon.

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    Downtowners aren't all trust-fund kids with nothing better to do than work on apps.

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    One of the truisms about redevelopment is that urban zones forgotten and left for dead only turn around when perceptions do. For decades, east Fremont ...

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    The tech conference attracted Millennials by the masses.

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    Local activist Angie Morelli is bringing the fight against GMOs to the voters.

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    "I’ve never seen them like here. It’s like with some of them, ‘Why are you still alive?’”

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    Don't expect to dine al fresco at the Arts District eatery until late this summer.

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    A weird night: More costume changes than Lady Gaga, video interludes and an audience ready for some polka.

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    "Luxury is real taste and ability and thought and comfort—and we’ve made those decisions for you, and they’re all the right decisions."

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    Cotton candy and Frosted Flakes-crusted brioche French toast, anyone? There's one last week to experience the beloved restaurant's fun-loving, mid-morning meal.

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    The new nightspot replaces the former Shadow Bar.

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    Charli XCX and Ed Sheeran added their unique styles to the pop weekend mix, too.

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    “I’m watching the layers strip off, physically and metaphorically."

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    Welcome to your party checklist. From beach clubs to beats, we've got everything you need for five days of MDW fun, aka Biggest Weekend Ever.

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    "Many times, strippers are on top of people. We’re now going to have a party on top of strippers. It’s a little different, but I ...

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    Roger Thomas says choosing his favorite spaces at Wynn is like a parent choosing favorite children. But then he realizes, “My favorite room is always ...

  • Dining

    What happens when a Romanian economist trains as a chef in English pubs and masters classical French technique?

  • Kats Report

    Mariah’s performance is generous, fulfilling and familiar. If it’s a dance party you’re after, you’ll find it across the street.

  • Film

    The freshness of the original has been replaced by a dutiful retread. And "Cups" will again be in your head for weeks.

  • Reviews

    A meal at White Rabbit is essentially a Choose Your Own Adventure.

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    Also on the bill: Brandon Flowers, Shamir, Duran Duran, Hozier, Weezer, Major Lazer, Run the Jewels and more.

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    The latest installment is a marvel of action choreography, even if the crashes and explosions get a little repetitive after a while.

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    In tech, dropping out of college can be a badge of honor.

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    Plus: Henderson's CraftHaus brewery cans its craft brews.

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