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The Las Vegas ‘Wish list’ has evolved

The Las Vegas ‘Wish list’ has evolved

posted on June 19, 2019 by

Vegas Vibe | We all have our wish lists, those five or six things we could add to our lives, or change if we had the power.

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The original Aviators were fun

The original Aviators were fun

posted on June 05, 2019 by

Vegas Vibe | What a treat it is to have the brand new Las Vegas Ballpark within two miles of our home in Summerlin.

 

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Big difference between thrifty and cheap

Big difference between thrifty and cheap

posted on May 29, 2019 by

Wise Kracks | Now, a few people did come in and say that he left an adequate tip at 15 percent. Really? That may be for an adequate customer, which he was not. He literally would not leave her alone.

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Fitting ‘sloth’ description perfectly

Fitting ‘sloth’ description perfectly

posted on May 29, 2019 by

Vegas Vibe | A few years ago, Las Vegas Life assigned seven writers to take one of the seven deadly sins and pen an essay as to how that sin related to their lives.

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Vault full of ‘Only in Vegas’ tales

Vault full of ‘Only in Vegas’ tales

posted on May 10, 2019 by

Vegas Vibe | Readers of this esteemed publication well know that Las Vegas is distinctly different. I have a notebook that I’ve kept over the years that lists “Only in Vegas” stories.

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Harrah’s open in Northern California

Harrah’s open in Northern California

posted on May 08, 2019 by

Harrah’s has launched its Northern California venture at the Buena Vista Rancheria in Ione, Calif., in Amador County.

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Fremont Street Experience lights upgrade begins

Fremont Street Experience lights upgrade begins

posted on May 08, 2019 by

The Fremont Street Experience will be even brighter than before. A $32 million makeover is under way.

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Downtown goes Uptown at Frankie’s

Downtown goes Uptown at Frankie’s

posted on May 08, 2019 by

Frankie's Uptown in Las Vegas | Frankie’s Uptown has plenty of TV’s for watching your favorite games while having a couple cold adult beverages with friends.

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Karved satisfies sandwich cravings

Karved satisfies sandwich cravings

posted on May 06, 2019 by

Karved in Las Vegas | This week, I found a sandwich shop that was so good I went to twice in a short period. Karved takes eating sandwiches to a whole new level. 

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2019 Kentucky Derby Seminars All Over Las Vegas

2019 Kentucky Derby Seminars All Over Las Vegas

posted on May 01, 2019 by

​Whether you’re an expert or a novice, it never hurts to have a little knowledge when it comes to betting the Kentucky Derby.

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Looking for a 2019 Kentucky Derby Party in Las Vegas? No problem

Looking for a 2019 Kentucky Derby Party in Las Vegas? No problem

posted on May 01, 2019 by

​The Kentucky Derby is more than just a horse race. It’s a party, an all-day extravaganza of food, drink, fashion and fun.

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Valley of Fire still hot to visit

Valley of Fire still hot to visit

posted on April 24, 2019 by

Vegas Vibe | For if Las Vegas is a showcase of 20th Century corporate expansion and booming technology, then Valley of Fire is a mural of nature formed by all the preceding centuries.

 

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NFL Draft Parties in Las Vegas

NFL Draft Parties in Las Vegas

posted on April 24, 2019 by

For decades, the NFL Draft has been a celebration for football fans. In Las Vegas, Thursday’s first round of the 2019 Draft will be an opportunity to throw a party.

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Better grades, better career?

Better grades, better career?

posted on April 17, 2019 by

Vegas Vibe | The story that broke last month about all the large payoffs made by rich parents with no scruples to get their unqualified children into elite universities gave most of us a shot of that German tonic called schadenfreude.

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Wind wins the night at Aviators' home opener

Wind wins the night at Aviators' home opener

posted on April 10, 2019 by

The Aviators, who were the 51s after coming to town in 1983 as the Stars, opened the doors to their $150 million Las Vegas Ballpark

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Jim Marsh’s vision comes to life in Amargosa Valley

Jim Marsh’s vision comes to life in Amargosa Valley

posted on April 10, 2019 by

Jim Marsh literally gambled when he built the Longstreet Inn and Casino about 100 miles northwest of Las Vegas on the California state line in Amargosa Valley.

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Getting singed by sun no fun

Getting singed by sun no fun

posted on April 10, 2019 by

Vegas Vibe | We all need to learn the hard way how to respect the summer sun in Las Vegas. I was no different.

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UNLV yard sale

UNLV yard sale

posted on April 03, 2019 by

If you’re a UNLV fan, you have a unique opportunity to purchase authentic gear from the school’s athletic department.

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Betty’s Bistro a nice spot for locals

Betty’s Bistro a nice spot for locals

posted on April 03, 2019 by

Best Bites | Betty’s isn’t a big place, but honestly, that’s a good thing. I like the atmosphere as you can enjoy breakfast while working on your laptop without distractions.

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Who’s on Las Vegas’ Mount Rushmore?

Who’s on Las Vegas’ Mount Rushmore?

posted on March 27, 2019 by

Vegas Vibe | We started throwing around the names of Las Vegas folks whose profiles would be carved onto our own Mount Rushmore in the desert.

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