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December 20th, 2016

Have a question about a Las Vegas park or your city council representative? Just ask Alexa. Amazon Echo, the increasingly popular voice-controlled device that uses an artificial-intelligence system called Alexa, knows a thing or two about Las Vegas ...

  • Joe Downtown

    Despite a few minor arrests and injuries, city and police officials said Life is Beautiful was successful and that they'd like to see some parts ...

  • Joe Downtown

    Built more than 60 years ago, the Ferguson Motel is one of the nicer-looking pieces of Vegas memorabilia still upright on Fremont Street. A fence ...

  • NewsBreaking News

    Parking choices in downtown Las Vegas just got a bit slimmer. The free parking lot at Ogden Avenue and Sixth Street, owned by a doctor ...

  • News

    The Smith Center pedestrian bridge will be christened Wednesday morning by city leaders. Funding for the $4.5 million bridge, which spans the Union Pacific railroad ...

  • Joe Downtown

    By pushing services onto the Internet that used to require a visit to City Hall, Las Vegas – like other cities around the country – ...

  • News

    Though work on the downtown Container Park came to a stop this week, the array of businesses that will make it home is coming into ...

  • News

    Within the next several months, Las Vegas will unveil free wireless Internet access in a limited downtown area. Jace Radke, city spokesman, said free Wi-Fi ...

  • Joe Downtown

    "Thursday is the new Friday," according to one Downtown businesswoman.

  • News

    City leaders next week will consider plans to turn a vacant, three-acre lot on Fremont Street into the home of the Life Is Beautiful Festival, ...

  • News

    First, Zappos and its CEO Tony Hsieh pledged $1.5 million to Teach for America, which will bring hundreds of new college graduates to Las Vegas ...

  • Joe Downtown

    We often hear that businesses wish government would merely get out of the way. Just as often, however, I see businesses lobbying government to kill ...

  • As We See It

    Weekly raises the question in wake of the Kathleen Vermillion debacle.

  • As We See It

    With a showgirl-flanked entrance and a sip from a martini, our mayor's final State of the City address seemed all too familiar.

  • As We See It

    Dreams of downtown revitalization die hard in this town. While cranes and crews dot the landscape at the center of town, the vibe Downtown gives ...

  • As We See It

    Given Mayor Goodman’s announcement it'll be impossible to build a new city hall, a recent visit to the mostly empty Neonopolis has put the obvious ...

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  • NewsSportsAggregate

    The Las Vegas City Council approved a lease agreement this morning allowing a professional soccer team to play at Cashman Field starting in March 2018. ...

  • Music

    You know what’s going to happen, what it’s going to sound like and feel like, but it can still catch you by surprise.

  • A&E

    The transaction gives Cirque another well-known creative asset and should provide BMG with the resources and vision to expand its show to new parts of ...

  • Intersection

    What was behind the sudden end of the ladies' wrestling show once staged at the Riviera—and does it have to do with Pia Zadora?

  • Industry Weekly

    “No one had done this before. It was a new show, so everyone was going to have to learn at the same pace.”

  • Industry Weekly

    The one-man entertainment empire is bringing music and vibes to the Planet Hollywood pool

  • Industry Weekly

    There’s a new bar at the Forum Shops and it’s unlike anything on the Strip.

  • A&E

    Not all of her fellow headliners can or will perform anywhere near Mariah’s level.

  • A&E

    I was there for three Disney-related reasons: Because I’ve never been to a D23 Expo, because they were kind enough to give me a press ...

  • A&E

    In her role as the show’s gold sequin-clad host, Amy Saunders urges her audience to confess personal details, run to the stage for impromptu performances ...

  • Music

    His latest EP, Generalizing Anxiety, swells with fuzzed-out distortion, chunky hooks and lyrics about “not liking where I am in life, whether that’s geographically or ...

  • DiningFeaturedCelebrity

    The MasterChef judge has already conquered New York City, Toronto and Las Vegas, and plans to set up shop in LA next year.

  • Industry Weekly

    Also, catch Migos at Drai’s, Diplo at Encore Beach Club, Ying Yang Twins at Go Pool and more.

  • Music

    The Downward Spiral was the record that inspired me to play music.”

  • Music

    On this batch of 11 songs, the band digs deeper into poppy melodies and conventional song structures, a far cry from its early, spastic folk-punk.

  • Music

    Also: All-Night Visitors on the tube and Brittany Rose’s new EP.

  • Stage

    Six capable actors portray numerous characters in this manic, take-no-prisoners send-up of Game of Thrones.