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Don Chareunsy

Senior Editor/celebrity & luxe

Don was born in Laos and grew up in Montana. He was Helena High's yearbook and newspaper editor and, after graduating from Gonzaga University with journalism and political science degrees, was a Dow Jones copy-editing intern at the San Jose Mercury News. His resume: The Orange County Register, Hollywood.com, Los Angeles Times, The San Diego Union-Tribune and, since 2008, Vegas DeLuxe and the Sun, where he is entertainment editor.

Recent Stories (view all stories)

  • A&E

    Thursday, June 25, 2015

    New Las Vegas mega-club hotspot Omnia at Caesars Palace announced this morning the addition of Grammy Award-nominated and multiplatinum-selling artist Steve Angello to its list of highly acclaimed and superstar-DJ roster.

  • A&E

    Sunday, June 21, 2015

    No, there was actually no hangover today. It’s impossible when one sticks with only water on Night 2 of the 2015 Electric Daisy Carnival at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. (Second-hand smoke from marijuana is another matter — contact high, anyone?)

  • A&E

    Saturday, June 20, 2015

    Twenty-seven-year-old Dutch DJ and producer Hardwell, birth name Robbert van de Corput, has a headline set at Kinetic Field from 1:15 to 2:25 a.m. Sunday at the 2015 Electric Daisy Carnival at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

  • A&E

    Saturday, June 20, 2015

    The new Carnival Square with multiple options for food and beverages, meet-and-greets, photo opps and services (cell phone charging, massages) — plus, bathrooms instead of outhouses — is a terrific and smart addition this year.

  • A&E

    Wednesday, June 10, 2015

    In the ultra-competitive and one-upmanship industry of Las Vegas nightlife, it hasn’t been without foresight, thought, ingenuity and, frankly, a lot of money that Surrender Nightclub and Encore Beach Club at Steve Wynn’s Encore Las Vegas are celebrating five years.

  • Food

    Thursday, April 9, 2015

    Simon is set to close its doors in May, which means time's running out for your final order of Frosted Flakes French toast.

  • A&E

    Wednesday, April 8, 2015

    St. Patrick’s Day baby Andrew Hozier-Byrne, 25, chatted over the phone on Feb. 11, three days after performing with Annie Lennox at the 2015 Grammy Awards at Staples Center in Los Angeles.

  • Food

    Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2015

    This is the perfect time of year for the ultimate Asian comfort food.

  • A&E

    Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2014

    TV and star chef and restaurateur Brian Malarkey (“Top Chef,” “The Taste” and “Guy’s Grocery Games”) is bringing Searsucker to Caesars Palace in the spring. “Las Vegas is the big stage,” the animated Malarkey says.

  • A&E

    Monday, Oct. 27, 2014

    The former space of Ming’s and the 24-hour cafe features sit-down breakfast from 6 to 11 a.m. (other sections are open 24/7); late-night and gourmet pizzas; soup station; create-your-own salad bar; sandwich station; sushi bar; and noodle bar.

  • A&E

    Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

    Golden Nugget Laughlin on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014.

  • A&E

    Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

    The USS Riverboat Tour of Laughlin on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014.

  • A&E

    Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

    The carpet at Golden Nugget Laughlin on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014.

  • A&E

    Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

    The Aquarium on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014, in Laughlin.

  • A&E

    Tuesday, Nov. 18, 2014

    Golden Nugget Laughlin on Saturday, Nov. 8, 2014.