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The beloved Pinball Hall of Fame may have to shut its machines down for good if it can’t move into its new location this spring.  Founder Tim Arnold started a GoFundMe campaign last Friday to raise $200,000 to finish construction on the museum’s new location near the South end of The Strip.  While the Pinball Hall of Fame’s current location on...
Despite challenges posed to Las Vegas last year, Mayor Carolyn Goodman expressed optimism about the city’s future in her annual State of the City address last Thursday, which was delivered virtually.  “We do look forward to this new year in 2021, hoping to welcome everyone back to the real Las Vegas, restoring what was a booming economy just a year...
With six teams left competing against each other in the NFL’s divisional round, bars across town are offering various food and drink specials for football fans this weekend.  If you’re looking to grab some grub or drinks away from the crowds on The Strip though, then we recommend these local bars where you can find deals and catch the playoffs...
Las Vegas Raiders owner Mark Davis has entered an agreement to purchase the WNBA team, the Las Vegas Aces. Davis said that he entered the agreement with MGM Resorts International, Thursday. “I am excited to announce that I have entered into an agreement to purchase the Las Vegas franchise in the WNBA from MGM Resorts International,” Davis said in a statement...
Siegfried Fischbacher, the last surviving member of the magician duo “Siegfried & Roy,” passed away at his Las Vegas home last night at 81 after battling pancreatic cancer. The legendary performer’s death comes eight months after Roy Horn―his partner for over 50 years―passed away from COVID-19. While both were accomplished magicians, it was their lions and white tigers that often stole...
Sheldon Adelson, the multi-billionaire casino mogul and Las Vegas Sands Corporation founder, has passed away at 87.  Adelson passed away yesterday after complications related to treatment for his non-Hodgkin's Lymphoma, according to a statement from the Las Vegas Sands.  The Las Vegas Sands released this statement on Tuesday: Our founder and visionary leader, Sheldon G. Adelson, passed away last night at the...
When Nevada voters casted their ballots in 2016 to legalize recreational cannabis for those 21 and older, a “bud rush” ensued in Las Vegas—opening the way to millions of dollars in state revenue and over 50 dispensaries in Clark County alone.Just because Nevada legalized cannabis doesn’t mean you can light up—or whichever way you prefer to consume—anywhere you want...
Elvis Presley performed his last Las Vegas concert nearly 45 years ago, but the King of Rock N’ Roll’s influence on the city still reigns.  On what would’ve been Elvis’ 86th birthday today, we take a look back at the legacy he left behind in Vegas.  “The Atomic Powered Singer” At just 21-years-old, the Memphis rockstar was riding off the success of...




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