Print Archives > Best in Print 2015-06-11

  • The woman behind the Game Show Network’s most-watched original TV show ever shares backstage stories and details of her life as an artist, mom and occasional passenger on Elton John's party plane.

    The woman behind the Game Show Network’s most-watched original TV show ever shares backstage stories and details of her life as an artist, mom and occasional passenger on Elton John's party plane.

  • A local chapter of Native Education Raising Dedicated Students (NERDS) is raising funds for a trip to Washington, D.C.

    A local chapter of Native Education Raising Dedicated Students (NERDS) is raising funds for a trip to Washington, D.C.

  • Got an extra $5 million?
  • Gardeners at the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension are aiding the effort.

    Gardeners at the University of Nevada Cooperative Extension are aiding the effort.

  • We break down the Live Entertainment Tax, which some are concerned will strain relationships with events and businesses that have helped put Nevada on the map as a festival destination.

    We break down the Live Entertainment Tax, which some are concerned will strain relationships with events and businesses that have helped put Nevada on the map as a festival destination.

  • Plus, he solves one of Vegas' burning mysteries.

    Plus, he solves one of Vegas' burning mysteries.

  • You can rent a goat on Amazon, but they’re not intended for parties or barbecues.

    You can rent a goat on Amazon, but they’re not intended for parties or barbecues.

  • From earthquakes to the aftermath of the Kefauver hearings.

    From earthquakes to the aftermath of the Kefauver hearings.

  • "At times the lights flickered, and for a split second it was completely dark."

    "At times the lights flickered, and for a split second it was completely dark."

  • Plus: Zedd at Encore Beach Club and a graffiti disco at Beauty Bar.

    Plus: Zedd at Encore Beach Club and a graffiti disco at Beauty Bar.

  • “We have thousands of passionate fans at every show screaming every word to our songs. After a grand experience like that, comments in our Twitter feed … seem petty.”

    “We have thousands of passionate fans at every show screaming every word to our songs. After a grand experience like that, comments in our Twitter feed … seem petty.”

  • Plus: Encore Beach Club sets a single-day attendance record.

    Plus: Encore Beach Club sets a single-day attendance record.

  • Apparently, drinking in Vegas is "joyless and mechanical." Uh, really?

    Apparently, drinking in Vegas is "joyless and mechanical." Uh, really?

  • Plus: Las Vegas Death Fest and a must-eat spring roll. Get all the details here.

    Plus: Las Vegas Death Fest and a must-eat spring roll. Get all the details here.

  • A retro futurist rainbow youth quake.
  • The abstract compositions exhibit harmony and balance, and an intriguing feel for color.

    The abstract compositions exhibit harmony and balance, and an intriguing feel for color.

  • Plus new albums due out by GoldBoot and Coastwest Unrest

    Plus new albums due out by GoldBoot and Coastwest Unrest

  • It doesn't help that special effects that were groundbreaking in 1993 are now commonplace.

    It doesn't help that special effects that were groundbreaking in 1993 are now commonplace.

  • Sharon shook the crowd to its core.
  • The film does little to indicate why Yves Saint Laurent was such an artistic genius.

    The film does little to indicate why Yves Saint Laurent was such an artistic genius.

  • Steven Spielberg's mechanical shark told us it's okay to be a wimp.

    Steven Spielberg's mechanical shark told us it's okay to be a wimp.

  • She still wails like a jilted banshee left stranded on the moors.

    She still wails like a jilted banshee left stranded on the moors.

  • Don't worry, this dramedy about an aimless retiree doesn’t spend time wallowing in misery.

    Don't worry, this dramedy about an aimless retiree doesn’t spend time wallowing in misery.

  • For all its flash, it’s missing an essential ingredient—magic.

    For all its flash, it’s missing an essential ingredient—magic.

  • The album is aggressive, cohesive and surprisingly meaningful.

    The album is aggressive, cohesive and surprisingly meaningful.

  • During his five years at Caesars, many entertainment observers and officials in Las Vegas have wondered of Goss’ endgame on the Strip.

    During his five years at Caesars, many entertainment observers and officials in Las Vegas have wondered of Goss’ endgame on the Strip.

  • This is a journey you will almost never find in theater—which can be a very white, male, Western affair—but it’s one worth taking.

    This is a journey you will almost never find in theater—which can be a very white, male, Western affair—but it’s one worth taking.

  • Opera is meant for full productions, where all the elements of performance come together for a transportive effect.

    Opera is meant for full productions, where all the elements of performance come together for a transportive effect.

  • It doesn't help that special effects that were groundbreaking in 1993 are now commonplace.

    It doesn't help that special effects that were groundbreaking in 1993 are now commonplace.

  • The film does little to indicate why Yves Saint Laurent was such an artistic genius.

    The film does little to indicate why Yves Saint Laurent was such an artistic genius.

  • Don't worry, this dramedy about an aimless retiree doesn’t spend time wallowing in misery.

    Don't worry, this dramedy about an aimless retiree doesn’t spend time wallowing in misery.

  • For all its flash, it’s missing an essential ingredient—magic.

    For all its flash, it’s missing an essential ingredient—magic.

  • The new eatery from Pizza Rock's Tony Gemignani is almost certainly the only local restaurant serving Chicago cast-iron pizza.

    The new eatery from Pizza Rock's Tony Gemignani is almost certainly the only local restaurant serving Chicago cast-iron pizza.

  • "I love those little touches, using my background in fine dining, high-end places and applying those techniques to this food."

    "I love those little touches, using my background in fine dining, high-end places and applying those techniques to this food."

  • Owner Chris Simms wants to take "foodie" foods and make them accessible for the masses.

    Owner Chris Simms wants to take "foodie" foods and make them accessible for the masses.

  • There's a lot more to it than fantastic price points for prix-fixe meals at the Valley's top restaurants.

    There's a lot more to it than fantastic price points for prix-fixe meals at the Valley's top restaurants.