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Weigh in on Las Vegas' best dining, nightlife, entertainment and more!

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May 25th, 2016

Weigh in on Las Vegas' best dining, nightlife, entertainment and more!

  • As We See It

    "Here it is again, clogging up my news feed—recycled ignorance, the same hackneyed hate and fear all crumpled up, repackaged and sold with a new ...

  • As We See It

    It's time to say goodbye to Mermaids, La Bayou and Girls of Glitter Gulch.

  • As We See It

    Stop looking for someone to fault for UNLV losing its basketball coach before anyone could tell him he’s no Tark. Blame only ...

  • As We See It

    The white Champagne glass tilting amid bubbles on a round red backdrop had been replaced by a contemporary and less celebratory look.

  • As We See It

    A feat of amazing political art, or a dangerous illusion?

  • As We See It

    While we waited in line to see Jupiter, I fell a little in love with our little spot in the grand scheme of things.

  • As We See It

    In honoring him, we hoisted a morning Guinness to a pirate ship and the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile.

  • As We See It

    Asian stereotypes are seemingly benevolent, even complimentary, but they're still problematic.

  • Incidental Tourist

    SLS still has a long way to ago, but if you’ve spent any time there, you’ve probably discovered something worthwhile.

  • As We See It

    Sweet land of liberty! Girl Scout Cookies and the bureaucratic nightmare.

  • As We See It

    It's not cute to tag your initials on rocks. Or trees for that matter.

  • As We See It

    The 17-member First Friday Foundation is now tasked with making the operation solvent and spurring engagement.

  • As We See It

    Soon, you won’t have to “like” your friends’ bad news on Facebook.

  • As We See It

    Did your sweetie get you socks last year? Did your beau go big with a Bugatti? Let us know!

  • As We See It

    Paid parking/valet service is coming to the Strip via MGM Resorts: Questions abound, and we found some answers.

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  • Dining News

    TV celebrity chef Robert Irvine, host of the Food Network’s “Restaurant: Impossible” who has tackled some of the toughest culinary challenges, is opening his first ...

  • Breaking News

    Downtown Las Vegas’ Fremont Street has come a long way in recent years. It still lags other big cities’ urban cores, but an ingredient that ...

  • Kats Report

    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 ...

  • Kats Report

    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 ...

  • Kats Report

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

  • As We See It

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

  • Kats Report

    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 ...

  • As We See It

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

  • Kats Report

    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. ...

  • Kats Report

    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 ...

  • 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 ...

  • Kats Report

    The Kats Report Bureau at this writing is Beach Cafe at Tropicana Las Vegas on Monday night. The news out of this building tonight is ...

  • As We See It

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

  • Kats Report

    Tony Bennett recalls what it was like for singers in the early days of Las Vegas. Which is to say, there was not a lot ...

  • Music

    Singer Klaus Meine doesn’t just hit the high notes, he knocks ’em over the fence into the bleacher seats.

  • Reviews

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

  • Kats Report

    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 ...

  • Kats Report

    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 ...

  • Industry Weekly

    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.

  • Kats Report

    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 ...