Downtown Las Vegas

“Every time a harebrained idea that’s absolutely incompatible with our neighborhood comes up, we have to fight it off with a stick.”

Fights are brewing over a proposed 15-story residential building Downtown

April 27th, 2017

“Every time a harebrained idea that’s absolutely incompatible with our neighborhood comes up, we have to fight it off with a stick.”

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    The Friday-Saturday series of literary events showcased enlightening performances from national and local writers.

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    The closing set provided a proper send-off for a successful first-year festival.

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    UFC president Dana White was up close for Godsmack—and not ensconced in some VIP area.

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    Lone band founder and guitarist/songwriter talks festivals, fans and DJ gigs at the Hard Rock.

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    So much metal, so little un-punctured eardrum.

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    The Vegas-birthed band plays Las Rageous Saturday at 6:50 p.m.

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    The gastropub at Atomic Liquors is now serving, and it was worth the wait.

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    There’s something new in the former Drink & Drag in Neonopolis.

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    Betty Willis' motel angel—and Downtown's unofficial patron saint—is getting some long-overdue care.

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    A pre-recession site development agreement has been dissolved, allowing other developers to build up the Smith Center-adjacent area.

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    The Victory Hotel, Reed Whipple and other historic structures need the attention and dollars a preservation campaign can bring.

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    The Vegas-based company has created three enamel versions of the historic building's image.

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    Sunday’s de-facto headliner delivered a blissful wall of guitar noise that relented only when the foursome departed for its next gig.

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    Temples were a standout choice for a Neon Reverb headliner, as the quartet seems poised for a breakthrough.

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    The show was to feature 11 acts—each wholly or partially comprised of female musicians—playing to an all-ages crowd at Arts District warehouse Inside Style.

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