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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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