Site not look beautiful? Click here

Joe Downtown

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

Joe Downtown: Will DTP finally take on housing? Doing so could save Downtown

July 30th, 2014

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

  • Joe Downtown

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

  • Joe Downtown

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

  • Joe Downtown

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

  • Joe Downtown

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

  • Joe Downtown

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

  • Joe Downtown

    "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 ...

  • Joe Downtown

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

  • Joe Downtown

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

  • Joe Downtown

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

  • Joe Downtown

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

  • Joe Downtown

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

  • Joe Downtown

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

  • Joe Downtown

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

  • Joe Downtown

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

  • Joe Downtown

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

  • Joe Downtown

    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 ...

  • Joe Downtown

    The tech conference attracted Millennials by the masses.

  • Joe Downtown

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

  • Joe Downtown

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

  • Get More Joe Downtown Stories
  • Kats Report

    “Steve Wynn’s Showstoppers” auditions are ongoing for a principal female singer in the production at Encore Theater. The departing cast member is Kerry O’Malley ...

  • Dining News

    Also: SW Steakhouse at Wynn Las Vegas will close Monday for renovations with a scheduled reopening of Aug. 14. During the closure, signature SW Steakhouse ...

  • Sports

    UFC 190 will break from the near constant of a fight card’s main event attracting the most betting interest. The prohibitive cost of backing Ronda ...

  • As We See It

    New York Reuben? Greektown Gyro? This year's finalists are pretty out there.

  • Dining

    Macadamia nut-crusted scallops, homemade waffle fries, the obligatory macaroni salad and more.

  • Film

    CineVegas went on hiatus following its 2009 edition.

  • Nightlife

    Daiquiri insanity, crafts on tap and a rustic feel.

  • News

    President Barack Obama will be the keynote speaker for the eighth annual “National Clean Energy Summit 8.0: Powering Progress” this month at the Mandalay Bay ...

  • Incidental Tourist

    “Keep The Party Going!” it screams at you, as if Vegas needs help in that department

  • Film

    Starring Christina Applegate and The Hangover's Ed Helms, it's a sad re-creation of a once-beloved comedy franchise.

  • Music

    "I don't think we got the chance to fully spread our wings."

  • A&E

    Will the new Baz musical at Light Nightclub succeed when Broadway shows and other nightclub productions have failed?

  • As We See It

    John Zemel became the first hop-head to achieve the bar's high honors.

  • Reviews

    With dishes like the Spanish stew zarzuela and a nontraditional paella, chef Beni Velazquez is sticking to his creative culinary guns.

  • As We See It

    Sobering stats: Project Know's new study points to the unpredictability of party drugs.

  • As We See It

    “I realized people in Las Vegas would be wondering where those dark smoke clouds were coming from.”

  • Dining News

    Plus: Honey Salt's Summer of Love, Border Grill's Top Chef Masters reunion dinner and Crush's "Forgive Me" menu.

  • Music

    Crowd energy at MGM Grand Garden sags after the Canadian trio starts with too many newer songs

  • Nightlife

    Remember the Whiskey Sky and Cherry nightclubs? Let’s bring ’em back.