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“This is the story of a black American woman born into a man’s body.”

Numero Group lovingly restores transgender pioneer Jackie Shane’s glory

November 9th, 2017

“This is the story of a black American woman born into a man’s body.”

  • Dining

    The Fremont Street location at the Market remains open seven days a week.

  • A&E

    Also: a benefit for Shade Tree shelter and a bike-in movie night.

  • Intersection

    Stonewall Suites’ 36 rooms are currently filled—a first for the university special-interest housing halls.

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    The nonprofit recently cut its operating hours and staff salaries to offset funding issues.

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    Flair Nightclub owner Lou Placencia will split his property between the existing dance spot and a new (and bigger) Mary’s

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    International Transgender Day of Visibility celebrates the accomplishments of transgender people while raising awareness about discrimination.

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    A staggering amount of large-scale LGBT events will be locally produced in 2017.

  • Intersection

    Gender Justice Nevada says current protections would not change.

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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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    Following the closure of the longtime eastside gay nightclub, another quietly opens a few blocks down the street.

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    There have been no reported transgender murders in Las Vegas this year or in recent history, according to the Center's Blue Montana.

  • Arts & EntertainmentFeaturedLas Vegas PRIDE

    “This is a year of rebuilding,” says returning president of the Southern Nevada Association of Pride James Healey.

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    Your one-stop shop for Pride events, parties and cultural happenings.

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    Margaret Cho, Charli XCX, Tyler Glenn and more will perform at various LGBT events this month.

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    It’s the lone dedicated gay club on or adjacent to the Strip.

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    The three-day event will feature empowering and informative talks and workshops that span the gender spectrum.

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    “We anticipate the lounge becoming a meeting spot, not just for our target demographic but to the population of Downtown in general.”

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    I have a hard time deviating from pastrami, but there are soups, bagel platters, burgers and other entrées.

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    Some locals think back fondly on MGM Grand Adventures, largely due to its Halloween transformation and its giant swing ride.

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    We caught up with new Las Vegas resident Nick Carter.

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    Load up on the homemade salsas—a chunky mild, the medium green and an eat-at-your-own-risk spicy red.

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    He came to town to run Yellowtail at Bellagio in 2008 and also maintains Kumi at Mandalay Bay.

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    Bellagio, Stations, Cosmo and more.

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    The point of this show is to take fans on a trip back through time to when we were all younger, and these songs were ...

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    The modern supper club at the Cosmopolitan continues to push the boundaries.

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    From Mystic Falls Park at Sam’s Town to Bonnie Spring Ranch.

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    “When you think about Las Vegas, few places are more iconic than the Palms.”

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    The New Jersey band landed an opening slot on Blink-182’s U.K. tour this past summer.

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    Branded One CrossFit focuses on the disabled servicemen and women of Southern Nevada.

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    Key to this masterpiece are the fluffy black pepper challah bun, the tangy dijoinaise and the perfect fried egg.

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    The Yayfriends Sound Check 2 dance party gets on track November 18.

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    The sub-bosses are “the Broodals,” an evil rabbit family of wedding planners (yes, really).

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    Proceeds from Vegas Strong and Where We Live will go to the Las Vegas Victims’ Fund.