State of the Valley

The e-mail sat in my in-box, an angry bullet fired by a frustrated white man. Minutes before, he’d heard San Diego Union-Tribune columnist Ruben Navarette refer to white Americans as “lazy.”

Minority report

August 21st, 2008

The e-mail sat in my in-box, an angry bullet fired by a frustrated white man. Minutes before, he’d heard San Diego Union-Tribune columnist Ruben Navarette refer to white Americans as “lazy.”

  • As We See It

    Whether Robert Kennedy would have made a good president is unknowable. All that is certain is that during his campaign he convinced millions of Americans ...

  • As We See It

    The green crowd is at it again, this time pushing for wind farms throughout much of the West and Great Plains. TV commercials are appearing ...

  • As We See It

    It’s ridiculous, just plain ridiculous to assume that Gov. Jim Gibbons used any political influence to receive a special designation that lowered his annual property ...

  • As We See It

    We’re reeling from a series of jolts: $4.50-a-gallon gasoline, neighborhoods shaken by empty homes, rapidly rising food prices, growing unemployment and a war in its ...

  • Foreclosures

    The young couple stands in their Summerlin driveway, an impromptu yard sale illustrating their plight. They need cash. Their house, once the symbol of a ...

  • As We See It

    Sales are down. Tips are off. Work is disappearing. The national unemployment rate climbed to 5.5 percent from 5 percent in May, the largest jump ...

  • As We See It

    There’s always the Duke with his sing-song voice, the miles of attitude that stretched from mesa to mesa and that athletic swagger. Surrounded by marauding ...

  • AllAggregateBreaking News

    Former state lawmakers who now sit on the Clark County Commission led an exhaustive examination of the stadium proposal, poking holes in the recommendation forwarded ...

  • NewsAllAggregate

    Las Vegas Weekly magazine, published by Greenspun Media Group, has partnered with Wynn Las Vegas and Intrigue Nightclub to create the first-ever Women of Intrigue ...

  • A&E

    The show will not be moving to the Cosmoplitan's Rose. Rabbit. Lie. ballroom as announced last month.

  • A&E

    BSB joins Britney with a new show at the Axis theater.

  • Reviews

    Another Mexican restaurant in the neighborhood? Try it out and compare it to the rest.

  • Music

    The Pretenders also perform at the new venue's first show and more show announcements at the Park Theater are expected soon.

  • Intersection

    Locals have used the plant to treat chronic pain.

  • Intersection

    Southern Nevada's transit agency has been really, really busy.

  • FeaturedIntrigueWomen of Intrigue

    Las Vegas was the first city to be beGlammed, but the company has expanded to 23 markets in the U.S. and Canada.

  • Dining

    New environments and fresh menus abound in the local steakhouse scene.

  • Film

    Indie flick "Max Rose" is the first of four film projects for the Las Vegas-residing comedy legend.

  • AllAggregateBreaking News

    Greenspun Media Group collected 90 awards and honors in the Nevada Press Association’s Better Newspaper Contest, the most of any organization in ...

  • FeaturedIntrigueWomen of Intrigue

    Some are always onstage and some are behind the scenes, but there’s one thing all of these women have in common—we need to know more ...

  • Dining

    Sailor Jerry ambassador Ashley Marsh says every cool bar has a great spiced rum cocktail these days.

  • FeaturedIntrigueWomen of Intrigue

    As the founder of Ava Rose Agency, Bell-Holland has made human connection into an art.

  • FeaturedIntrigueWomen of Intrigue

    She decided to give Vegas a shot and found a warm, resourceful world ready to nurture her artistic dreams.

  • FeaturedIntrigueWomen of Intrigue

    Amato has music in her blood. Her musician dad came to Vegas in ’68 and worked in all the big showrooms with all the big ...

  • FeaturedIntrigueWomen of Intrigue

    Before she was winning awards for her stunning transformations, she was a crucial element within Wynn’s nightlife group.

  • A&E

    Plus Solo Strips at Spiegeltent and Soul Rebels featuring Talib Kweli at Brooklyn Bowl.