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Rural modern masterpiece in Blue Diamond lists for $5.35M

by Lyn Collier on

The tiny town of Blue Diamond, which lies about 23 miles southwest of Las Vegas, looks like a sleepy village with one general store and a restaurant.... Read full article

Virgin rebrands Vinyl venue as 24 Oxford

by John Katsolimetes on

Vinyl is being rebranded as a store that originally sold vinyl.... Read full article

‘Fantasy’ singer Peril returns to California roots, makes clean sweep

by John Katsilometes on

Lorena Peril swept through her old digs last week. She cleaned house in a gig that was on her bucket list for years, waxing nostalgic as her audience took a shine to the Vegas headliner.... Read full article

Tape Face to remove the tape in Harrah’s return

by John Katsilometes on

Tape Face has said that he was far ahead of the trend of wearing face covers in public. Now his audiences will hear from him, at least for a few minutes, with the black gaffer tape removed from his mouth.... Read full article

Much of Hoover Dam to reopen to public on Tuesday


The Bureau of Reclamation said that it will reopen Hoover Dam to the visiting public starting Tuesday.... Read full article

Big Elvis’ makes (another) comeback; Bronx boys back at Harrah’s

by John Katsilometes on

Big Elvis has made more comebacks than the real Elvis. Long-running Strip favorite Pete Vallee has returned his newly minted tribute to the King to Piano Bar at Harrah’s.... Read full article

Convention center’s new West Hall on track for December completion

by Richard N. Velotta on

It isn’t surprising that Steve Hill’s favorite place at the new Las Vegas Convention Center West Hall is the 14,000-square-foot outdoor terrace on the third floor of the building.... Read full article

Vegas faves Piff The Magic Dragon, ‘X Country’ set for relaunch

by John Katsilometes on

Piff The Magic Dragon is the first faux-reptile to return to the Las Vegas Strip. The comic magician has moved from Bugsy’s Cabaret to the Flamingo Showroom for a limited run beginning 7:30 p.m. Oct. 29.... Read full article

Las Vegas ‘Star Trek’ convention canceled, will return in 2021

by Christopher Lawrence on

The Official “Star Trek” Convention won’t be beaming into Las Vegas this year after all.... Read full article

NCAA awards basketball regional, Frozen Four to Las Vegas

by Mark Anderson on

The NCAA awarded the Las Vegas area nine championship events Wednesday, including a men’s basketball regional in 2023 and hockey’s Frozen Four in 2026. Both will be played at T-Mobile Arena.... Read full article