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What’s canceled or closed due to coronavirus? Updated for shows, schools, business, sports

by Rhonda Prast on

Monday, March 16: The coronavirus outbreak continues to cause closures and changes. Clark County reported the first death linked to the virus. The new cases bring the state total to 45.... Read full article

Summerlin vodka brand celebrates spirit of Las Vegas

by Al Mancini on

It was about 10 months ago that Jennifer Higgins and Megan Wilkes introduced their baby to the city that inspired it.... Read full article

Todd English to join Virgin Hotels’ restaurant portfolio

by Heidi Knapp Rinella on

Virgin Hotels announced Tuesday that James Beard Award-winning chef Todd English will join its culinary portfolio when the property, formerly the Hard Rock Hotel, opens near the end of the year.... Read full article

Raiders owner Mark Davis plans dinner for 12K at Allegiant Stadium

by John Katsilometes on

Las Vegas Raiders owner Mark Davis is making a dinner reservation for about 12,000 in August at Allegiant Stadium.... Read full article

MGM launching BetMGM, adding more gaming kiosks

by Bailey Schulz on

MGM Resorts International is rolling out its new sports betting brand, BetMGM, in Nevada.... Read full article

First signage going up at Allegiant Stadium

by Mick Akers on

As Allegiant Stadium’s exterior has come into form, the dark tinted glass has drawn various nicknames. Now, however, the stadium will begin to reflect its official name. ... Read full article

Massive crane arrives at MSG Sphere site for upcoming heavy lifts

by Richard N. Velotta on

The world’s fourth-largest crawler crane has arrived to begin work on the MSG Sphere project. The crane, the DEMAG CC-8800, can extend 580 high, 30 feet taller than the nearby High Roller observation wheel, and weighs 869 tons.... Read full article

Texas visitor scores $1.3M poker hand win at Nevada casino

by Tony Garcia on

Sometimes your friends have good advice.... Read full article

Bellagio Conservatory cutting back on displays this year

by Bailey Schulz on

The Bellagio Conservatory & Botanical Gardens will have one fewer display this year to accommodate for a Japanese-themed display, in time for the 2020 Tokyo Olympics.... Read full article

More than 1,500 to be hired for event days at Allegiant Stadium

by Richard N. Velotta on

More than 1,500 people will be hired for events at Allegiant Stadium when the 65,000-seat venue begins hosting athletic events and concerts.... Read full article