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Hard Rock Hotel going dark for most of 2020, CEO says

by John Katsilometes on

Let it be said that Hard Rock Hotel is not a halfway house. Thus, the resort has scrubbed plans to remain partially open during its renovation to Virgin Hotels Las Vegas in 2020.... Read full article

Las Vegas Monorail hits snag as Sisolak says no to plan

by Michael Scott Davidson on

Gov. Steve Sisolak will not sign a certificate that would allow the Las Vegas Monorail Co. to secure up to $200 million in tax-exempt bonds, a decision that could derail the transit system’s plan to build two new stations on the Strip.... Read full article

LVCVA OKs $3M for Pac-12 championship game at Allegiant Stadium

by Richard N. Velotta on

Allegiant Stadium is still a year away from opening, but on Tuesday the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority board of directors authorized a championship game.... Read full article

Las Vegas Strip icon Frank Marino joining ‘Legends in Concert’

by John Katsilometes on

Away from the stage for more than 13 months, the long-running star of “Divas Las Vegas” is returning to performance with “Legends in Concert” at Tropicana.... Read full article

‘Allegiant Stadium’ official name for Raiders’ Las Vegas stadium

by Richard N. Velotta on

Construction crews placed one of the last steel beams connecting a ring of 26 roof trusses Monday on a newly named project — Allegiant Stadium.... Read full article

Royal flush nets $1M payday at Las Vegas Strip casino

by Tony Garcia on

Another weekend, another millionaire created with a $5 side bet on the Las Vegas Strip.... Read full article

Raiders, builders set topping out ceremony at Las Vegas Stadium

by Tony Garcia on

Team officials will mark the $1.9 billion stadium’s height on Monday morning with a topping out ceremony.... Read full article

10 TV shows set in Las Vegas you may have forgotten

by Christopher Lawrence on

Here’s a look back at some of the Las Vegas-based TV shows you may have forgotten.... Read full article

New exhibit pays tribute to iconic Vegas Vic

by Jason Bracelin on

One of the greatest promotions in a city of great promotions was just a face and a head at first, bereft of a name or a torso.... Read full article

New pool deck at The Venetian in Las Vegas channels Mediterranean

by Al Mancini on

As Las Vegas vacationers seek refuge from triple-digit temperatures, The Venetian is upping its pool game.... Read full article