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Donations, pigs part of Las Vegas’ efforts to cut food waste

by Regina Garcia Cano The Associated Press on

The environmental and financial impacts of leftover food are more important than ever to Las Vegas’ world-famous casinos, which in recent years have developed and expanded innovative practices to cut back on waste.... Read full article

Golden Gate Casino in Las Vegas to open sportsbook in June

by Richard N. Velotta on

Representatives of the Golden Gate Casino say they’ll open their own branded sportsbook in June after the Nevada Gaming Commission on Thursday unanimously approved a license for the downtown Las Vegas operation.... Read full article

Here’s the status of 5 big Las Vegas Valley building projects

by Eli Segall on

Here’s a look at five big proposals that were unveiled within the past two years and where they are today.... Read full article

Nightlife trends are shifting in Las Vegas

by Bailey Schulz on

The city has earned the moniker “nightclub capital of the world” to some, but experts in the nightlife industry say trends are changing, and the days of new mega-clubs opening every year are over. ... Read full article

UNLV, Caesars launch new innovation hub in southwest Las Vegas

by Bailey Schulz on

Las Vegas is getting a new space with a casino, hotel rooms, a sportsbook and an esports arena. But this isn’t another resort.... Read full article

What to ask before you build a pool


Southern Nevada’s triple-digit summer season is right around the corner, which means now is the perfect time to take the plunge on an in-ground swimming pool.... Read full article

Fees aren’t driving force behind Las Vegas Strip revenue decline

by Richard N. Velotta on

For the argument that fees are resulting in the decline in gaming revenue on the Strip, the evidence doesn’t support the hypothesis.... Read full article

Free parking coming to Wynn, Encore on Las Vegas Strip

by Bailey Schulz on

Wynn Resorts Ltd. announced free parking at its Wynn Las Vegas and Encore self-parking garages will go into effect on Wednesday.... Read full article

Venetian’s convention model ‘transformed’ Las Vegas Strip 20 years ago

by Richard N. Velotta on

Attaching a hotel-casino to a convention center was a money loser. That was the conventional wisdom before The Venetian opened on the Strip 20 years ago this week.... Read full article

Las Vegas’ James Holzhauer surpasses $1M on ‘Jeopardy!’

by Todd Dewey on

The million dollar question is whether James Holzhauer will pass Ken Jennings as the all-time “Jeopardy!” regular-season earnings leader.... Read full article