The Silverton has begun a $60 million expansion, including a 150-room Hyatt Place hotel and several fast-food restaurants. The new project will comprise what is being called Silverton Village, to be built in stages around the Silverton.view
Almost everyone has an unusual, interesting and often madcap Las Vegas story to tell. Now Nicola Coulter, has finished an unusual project to complete her visual arts college degree by compiling, in book form, a series of stories and illustrations of just such stories.view
One Mann's Opinion | Local residents of many years, such as myself, have to be seriously wondering if traffic congestion is one of those civic problems with no solution? Despite Frank and Dean helping me traverse either side of I-15, it still can be a harrowing.view
Las Vegas Sands Corp. (LVS) has named May Wu Yee Mei the winner of The Mr. Sheldon G. and Dr. Miriam Adelson Citizenship Award presented by Sands Cares. Wu is a team member at The Venetian Macao, and has been employed by the company for 10 years.view
Fantasy sports wagering is moving closer to legalization in Louisiana where the full Senate will soon vote on legislation that would allow voters to decide this fall whether fantasy wagering via a smartphone app should be legal in the state.view
Horseplayers pushed their money through the betting windows Saturday with both hands as wagering from all-sources was the highest all-time on both the entire Kentucky Derby Day program and on the Kentucky Derby itself.view
A tightening labor market has forced a widening variety of companies to no longer test current and prospective hires for marijuana usage. Marijuana testing, long a standard practice at large American employers is excluding too many potential workers.view
The move in Louisiana to allow the 15 riverboats operating in the state to move ashore is progressing with a House committee sending the Senate gambling bill to the full House late last week.view
Reno-headquartered Eldorado Resorts Inc. has now reported a first-quarter profit of $20.9 million. The company said it had profit of 27 cents per share. Earnings, adjusted for asset impairment costs, were 37 cents per share.view
Major Macau casino company Galaxy Entertainment Group, says it supports the Philippines government’s move to temporarily close Boracay for environmental reasons and will seek further clarification on future government plans for the region.view
Jeffrey Soffer has closed a deal to buy South Florida’s former Mardi Gras Casino and Race Track. Now called “The Big Easy Casino,” the slot area has been closed since heavily damaged by Hurricane Irma. Poker, simulcast wagering and the dog track are open.view
Scientific Games Corp. has reported a loss of $201.8 million in its first quarter. The Las Vegas-based company said Wednesday it had a loss of $2.24 per share. Losses, adjusted to extinguish debt and for restructuring costs, came to 63 cents per share.view
Red Rock Resorts, the parent of Station Casinos, announced increases in first-quarter net income from a year earlier, although revenue fell. Red Rock Resorts said its net income was $82.1 million, or 65 per share, for the three months ended March 31.view
Las Vegas-based Caesars Entertainment Corp. on Wednesday reported a loss of $34 million in its first quarter. The company said it had a loss of 5 cents per share while posting $1.97 billion in revenue during the period.view
Three major Las Vegas-based sports wagering executives are among the confirmed panel participants at this year’s GiGse, a major Miami-based gaming conference. The latest confirmed participants include; Benjie Cherniak, Joe Asher, and Art Manteris.view
Macau gambling revenue rose 28 percent in April and beat analyst expectations. April 2018 now becomes the 21st consecutive of revenue gains in the former Portuguese colony, now the world’s largest gambling locale.view
Boyd Gaming Corporation, the Las Vegas-based locals-centric casino operator, is continuing to broaden its national footprint with the announcement today that it will acquire Lattner Entertainment Group Illinois, LLC for a total cash consideration of $100 million.view
Macau’s integrated resort industry should emulate Las Vegas by aiming for non-gaming attractions to contribute 40 percent of all revenue, according to the Director of the Macao Government Tourism Office (MGTO), Maria Helena Senna de Fernandes.
Look for an abundance of University of Kentucky basketball fans to descend upon Las Vegas right before Christmas 2019. Wildcat officials announced that they will play Utah on Dec. 18, 2019 followed by a game against Ohio State on Dec. 21, 2019.
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"Marilyn! The New Musical" exploring the life and lore of Marilyn Monroe debuts at Paris Las Vegas beginning Wednesday. The musical features 15 original songs plus Monroe classics "Diamonds Are a Girl's Best Friend" and "My Heart Belongs to Daddy."
Mandarin Oriental Las Vegas, recently sold by MGM Resorts International, will shortly rebrand to Hilton’s Waldorf Astoria luxury marque. CityCenter is the Las Vegas Strip development with Aria, Vdara and a high-end shopping center.