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The house sits on a 13,068-square-foot lot and has what the client brochure describes as “one of the largest pools in the neighborhood.” The mid-century modern interior is bright and ...

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January 18th, 2019

The house sits on a 13,068-square-foot lot and has what the client brochure describes as “one of the largest pools in the neighborhood.” The mid-century modern interior is bright and ...

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    From Siegfried & Roy to Lady Gaga, and Star Trek: The Experience to the High Roller

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    The Little Church of the West, the Old Mormon Fort and more.

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    The local historian discusses his exhaustively researched account of the queer experience in Las Vegas and elsewhere in the state.

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    By financing casinos at a time when other banks refused to consider making loans to them, visionary banker E. Parry Thomas helped build the foundation ...

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    It’s hard to comprehend now what Caesars palace meant to Las Vegas when it first opened in 1966. It had just 680 rooms (today: 4,610) ...

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    More than 1,700 CCSD students have participated in the museum's Investigating History program.

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    The Historic Westside destination was a boarding house that became a safe haven for black Boulder Dam (now Hoover Dam) construction workers.

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    “I will miss it very much,” says Cindy Slight, who’d been the owner of the local pub since 2010. “But I look forward to the ...

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    "Perhaps the most fitting celebration of her life is to embrace the history of the amazing place she helped to memorialize."

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    They are performers, ambassadors, archetypes. The Las Vegas Showgirls are Vegas' favorite mascots: elegant and alluring, strong and sophisticated.

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    Happy birthday, Ol' Blue Eyes, from famous friends whose memories make us miss you even more.

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    Raise a glass to the local institution at its birthday bash this weekend.

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    KNPR reported last week that the efforts of Huntridge Revival LLC to buy and restore the theater have officially ceased.

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    Thanks to materials from UNLV’s Special Collections and costumes from the Nevada State Museum, the exhibit celebrates the era appropriately.

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    The museum just received two costume sketch books from the vintage Vegas show's 1981 launch.

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    The Las Vegas Strip is the brightest spot on Earth, famous for operating 24/7 and for its opulent displays that include fountains, massive buffets and ...

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    It’s no surprise that the two renovated and rebranded properties that continue to generate all the big buzz in Las Vegas—Park MGM and the Palms—both ...

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    A report released by the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority on April 9 showed that 55 percent of all surveyed visitors to the Downtown ...

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    It’s rare that a show with so many different kinds of performances maintains such consistency from act to act.

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    “I don’t have to stick to one genre all day. All the pool parties are good vibes, positive music, a lot of dance, and then ...

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    Last month Sting announced a new greatest hits-style album, “My Songs,” is coming out on May 24, with new versions and reinterpretations of 15 of ...

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    The Raiders left their fan base in an uproar this past year when they traded Khalil Mack to the Chicago Bears in the preseason, and, ...

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    New dishes include scallion pancakes— topped with duck confit, Asian pear herb salad, pickled red radish and crispy shallots—and doughy soufflé pancakes that lean toward ...

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    After one of the most hotly anticipated nightlife debuts in recent history, KAOS officially reigns in Las Vegas.

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    The singer-songwriter, who performs three shows at Encore Theater, hasn’t played a concert here since 2010.

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    It’s a singular experience, a deliberately paced meal well worth your time.

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    It’s one of three off-Strip restaurant concepts he’s assembling, set to open at Buffalo Drive and Warm Springs Road in late spring or early summer.

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    She has ushered in a cultural shift, focusing on the perspectives of people of color, women and LGBTQ communities.

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    Tim Deters, owner and president of TRU Development, aims high. In 20 years, he has developed nearly 7,000 multifamily units in the Southwest and has ...

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    Also on the bill: Billie Eilish, Lil Wayne, Janelle Monáe, Vampire Weekend, Zedd, Portugal. The Man, Rüfüs Du Sol …

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    What are the time-tested stoner treats? Why do we get the munchies? And other cannabis-related questions.

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    Also, Tenors of Rock just moved from Harrah’s to Planet Hollywood, The Bronx Wanderers incorporate a multitude of genres and hits into their new show ...