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C. Moon Reed

C. Moon Reed never meant to make Las Vegas her home, but she found a kindred spirit in this upstart town. From trolling red carpets for celebrity gossip to writing in-depth feature stories and slightly self-indulgent personal essays, Reed has explored the kitschy yet endearing pioneer spirit of the Silver State. She is a staff writer for the Las Vegas Weekly. Follow her on Twitter @cmoonreed and at Facebook.com/cmoonreed.

Recent Stories (view all stories)

  • Features

    Thursday, April 4, 2019

    Where to bring the kids, meet the in-laws, sample sushi or splurge for VIP treatment.

  • A&E

    Thursday, April 4, 2019

    “Even when you’re cooking for thousands of people, I want to do everything from scratch. Everything has to come in fresh, and we make it all here.”

  • A&E

    Thursday, April 4, 2019

    Try an all-day pass, survey the scene before you begin and work with the staff if you have dietary restrictions.

  • Noise

    Thursday, April 4, 2019

    “We live in such an alienated culture. We avoid those closest to us, and that makes sense, because it tends to go awry. It’s good to be functional within your community and to organize, because the people at the top profit by our dysfunction.”

  • A&E

    Thursday, April 4, 2019

    The South has fried chicken. Texas has barbecue. New York has pizza. And Las Vegas has them all. That is to say, our regional cuisine is the buffet.

  • News

    Thursday, April 4, 2019

    The South has fried chicken, Texas has barbecue, Chicago has hot dogs, New York has pizza and Las Vegas has them all. That is to say, our regional cuisine is the buffet. The all-you-can-eat extravaganza is the epitome of Sin City self-indulgence. But how did ...

  • Taste

    Thursday, April 4, 2019

    Bay Area import Doughp is a self-described “millennial-brand on a mission.” Everything about the place is tailored to the Instagram era. An enormous mixer stands in the window, whipping up 50-pound batches of dough daily in full view of phone cameras.

  • Fine Art

    Thursday, March 21, 2019

    Shan Michael Evans presents playful, bold designs that could be at home in a hipster toy store. “[If] any of these works receive a smile from someone passing by, well, that works for me.”

  • News

    Friday, March 15, 2019

    Las Vegas is an oasis to more than just whales and gamblers. Thousands of migratory birds stop here to rest up, refuel and sometimes even mate while they journey back and forth across the globe. Think of it as the Pacific Highway, running north and south, but for birds instead of Beemers.

  • A&E

    Thursday, March 14, 2019

    The extensive whiskey list is organized first by country of origin and then type. For example, you can try Nikka Taketsuru, a pure malt from Japan. The indecisive should opt for a themed whiskey flight.

  • Wednesday, July 18, 2018

  • Wednesday, Aug. 23, 2017

    Zoltar, we wish this carousel still turned.

  • Wednesday, July 5, 2017

    It’s a nice day for a green wedding.

  • Features

    Wednesday, March 8, 2017

    Lake Harriet, once (and future?) home to the Pahrump poolfish.