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Joel McHale to debut at Treasure Island this May

posted on March 22, 2017 by

Treasure Island on the Las Vegas Strip is a privately owned hotel and casino and stands alone as the only major Strip property to claim that unique market position. 

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$2K set at Cannery for Whirl in Winning Drawings

posted on March 21, 2017 by

Reel Deals | Whirl into Winnings Drawings take place at Cannery and Eastside Cannery this month. Get entries by earning 100 points in the same day through Saturday, March 25 at 7 p.m.

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Silver has its rewards at Desert Diamond Casinos

posted on March 21, 2017 by

Slot Club Spotlight | Desert Diamond Casinos is an enterprise of the Tohono O’odham Nation, operating four casinos in Arizona. They offer a mix of gaming and award-winning promotions, exquisite dining experiences and big name entertainment...

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Emma takes a 'Paige' from O'Hara

posted on March 21, 2017 by

The Full Monti | Last week the royal Disney crown of Belle from “Beauty and The Beast” was placed upon Paige O’Hara’s successor, Emma Watson, at the Hollywood premiere of the newest version of the animated film – now, a live action fantasy that has been beautifully updated and slightly reworked.

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How about $100,000 for March Madness picks

posted on March 16, 2017 by

Around Town | The time is here. Let the madness begin. Many bettors have waited all year for this action – the NCAA men’s basketball tournament, which tips off tonight at UD Arena in Dayton, Ohio, with the First Round.

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March Madness deals invade Vegas casinos

posted on March 14, 2017 by

​March Mania is here with lots of action and viewing parties all over town. The Plaza will host March Mania in the all new Event Center located off the casino floor this Friday through Sunday with 16 TV’s and two projector screens. 

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Celebrate St Patricks day at the Tuscany this March

posted on March 10, 2017 by

The Tuscany Suites & Casino is an all-suite hotel and casino in Las Vegas, Nevada located two blocks East of Las Vegas Boulevard. 

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Lucky Dragon Hotel Casino unveils new promotions

posted on March 10, 2017 by

Lucky Dragon Hotel & Casino is Las Vegas’ first casino resort designed from the ground up to create an authentic Asian cultural and gaming experience.

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Scinta hits 60; Cher signs on longer at The Park Theatre

posted on March 07, 2017 by

The Full Monti | I could not attend, but was invited to a surprise party for one of my favorites, Frankie Scinta. Frankie turned 60 and was given a wonderful birthday surprise party at the Italian-American club, with all local stars attending.

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Salute Trattoria Italiana steps up game with new executive chef

posted on March 07, 2017 by

Best Bites | Recently I was invited to Red Rock Casino to try out the new menu at Salute Trattoria Italiana. Salute under went some changes and it started with the hiring of new executive chef Luke Palladino.

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Trombone Shorty and Orleans Avenue come to The Chelsea

posted on March 03, 2017 by

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue and St. Paul & The Broken Bones have been added to the entertainment lineup at The Chelsea inside The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas on Saturday, August 26

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Hard Rock Las Vegas to transform into college basketball headquarters

posted on March 01, 2017 by

Hard Rock Hotel & Casino will become Las Vegas’ college basketball headquarters with a lineup of unmatched tournament viewing parties and unbeatable room packages from Wednesday, March 15 to Monday, March 20.

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Station Casinos races its way into March with promotions

posted on March 01, 2017 by

Station Casinos owns 20 properties throughout Southern Nevada including Boulder Station, Fiesta Henderson, Fiesta Rancho, Green Valley Ranch Resort, Palace Station, Red Rock Resort, Santa Fe Station, Sunset Station, Texas Station, Palms Casino Resort, Wild Wild West and several smaller properties under the Wildfire Gaming division.

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Madness brings Station Casino's Last Man Standing, South Point Jackpot Parlay

posted on February 28, 2017 by

Around Town | It won’t be long now until the Madness of March – the NCAA men’s basketball tournament, begins.

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Grand Sierra offers quite the views, slot club

posted on February 28, 2017 by

Slot Club Spotlight | The Grand Sierra Resort and Casino in Reno has more than 1,900 rooms and suites, an 80,000-square-foot casino, a large selection of restaurants, cafés, bars and lounges, and more than 200,000 square feet of meeting space.

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Diana Ross was the quintessential diva at Venetian

posted on February 28, 2017 by

The Full Monti | The divine Diana Ross was a symbol of the quintessential diva at The Venetian. This woman is incredible.

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Bar Code Burger Bar offers The Degenerate

posted on February 28, 2017 by

Best Bites | It’s been a while since we wrote about a burger place, and this week after shooting videos for my website the guys and I went out to lunch at the Bar Code Burger Bar (1590 E. Flamingo Road)

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March to the Championship at South Point

posted on February 24, 2017 by

Featuring more than 2,100 guestrooms, South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa overlooks the famous Las Vegas Strip and the serenity of the surrounding mountainscape. 

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Boyd Gaming ready to descend into college hoops

posted on February 22, 2017 by

The luck of the Irish and college hoops are taking over Boyd Gaming properties this March. Enjoy free viewing parties for college basketball action around the Las Vegas Valley, St. Patrick’s Day dining specials and much more.

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Backstreet Boys to make their debut at Chateau Nightclub

posted on February 22, 2017 by

Fulfilling many teenage dreams, the Backstreet Boys will make their debut on the Las Vegas Strip with their exclusive headlining residency and will be partying at Chateau Nightclub & Rooftop at Paris Las Vegas after select performances starting Wednesday, March 1.

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University of Michigan NCAA title…

It isn’t quite Wyatt Earp taking on the Cowboys in the famed 1881 gunfight at the OK Corral in Tombstone, Arizona, but 2017 March Madness has brought a version of a good old fashioned shootout among two prominent Las Vegas casino owners.

EquiLottery announces agreement with…

EquiLottery has announced an agreement with Mountaineer Park, the thoroughbred and casino complex New Cumberland, West Virginia, that allows its lottery game based on the results of live horse racing to use video feeds from Mountaineer’s annual racing calendar.

Another effort underway to legalize…

In New Hampshire, another effort is underway to legalize casino gambling. Major casino proponent Manchester Sen. Lou D’Allesandro has championed the effort to authorize casinos in the state for the past 18 years.

Iowa legislation would allow problem…

Iowa’s State Senate, heeding advice from behavioral health specialists, passed legislation last week that would allow problem gamblers to enter a gaming floor five years after the initial issuance of a gambling ban.

Arrogate leads American horses in…

Arrogate, the best horse in the world according to international rankings, will head a very representative group of U.S.-based runners on the Dubai World Cup program this Saturday.