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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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    There were plenty of surprises last week when downtown developer Derek Stevens rolled out his ambitious plans for the Circa Resort & Casino, but the ...

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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 ...

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    When Lady Gaga signed on for her first Las Vegas residency at Park MGM, the pop superstar immediately brought in ...

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    A chilly January morning is the perfect time to hike Red Rock National Conservation Area. Enjoy fresh air, expansive views and … a trail littered ...

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    The unique sound of Victor Flores’ voice and his friendly smile have become a regular part of Spanish-speaking TV in Las Vegas. He’s employed at ...

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    The event at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino culminates in an awards show featuring Cardi B.

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    The objective for the weekender isn’t just a flashy, fleshy parade. The goal is to create an expressive, sex-positive event that respectfully honors the art ...

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    Through its offerings, the nonprofit serves approximately 500 individuals a year, from newborns to those 25 years of age, and contracts with the Clark County ...

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    Tony Machado stands about 20 yards from the hole at Chimera Golf Club ahead of his second shot. He makes great contact with the soccer ...

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    The alter ego of star cabaret performer Big Mike Geier is coming to Cleopatra’s Barge at Caesars Palace for a nine-date residency. And you owe ...

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    “This March, we will welcome back several returning brands and artists from last year and have made some incredible additions to the lineup."

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    The bone-in bird is slow-cooked in a sauce based on achiote, a reddish-orange spice, which lends an earthy, slightly peppery tang to the tender poultry.

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    Listen to our extensive conversation with the man behind The Drink, the N9NE Group, La Cave, La Comida, Crush and MB Steak.

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    Mass transit improvements, Maryland Parkway’s revival and a seat among the world’s great food cities, to name just a few.

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    "Well, we’re a couple guys from Detroit and we’re interested in buying a casino."

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    My favorite plate is hands down the signature smoked black cod. Bite-sized pieces of white fish are slathered in a tantalizing barbecue sauce, lending the ...

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    Two-thirds of Americans can't pass a basic financial literacy test, according to a study of 80,000 people by FINRA Investor Education Foundation. That means the ...

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    The celebrity-packed show featured Angel's greatest hits illusions, including the signature and still mind-boggling levitation routine, and plenty of new tricks as well ...

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    The government shutdown, which began December 22, is the longest on record, causing national parks to rely on volunteers and donations to stay open.

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    We don’t yet have all the pieces. We still need a permanent fine art museum, for example, and we don’t have enough “third places” to ...