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November 25, 2015

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Photo: Kid Rock at Boulevard Pool on Friday, June 6, 2014
Strip Scribbles: Geico gecko, Kid Rock at L.V. Marathon, Glittering Lights, Jeff Civillico, ‘God Lives in Glass’
Thursday, November 12, 2015
Las Vegas:
Kid Rock’s concert for Toyota will be at Las Vegas Village opposite the Luxor at 3 p.m. Sunday, where the races start at 4:30 p.m. The finish line is outside Mirage volcano. Details of the course and road closures are at
Photo: Kerry Simon and Elizabeth Blau attend the Simon Sa
Strip Scribbles: Andiron’s Sunday brunch, Intrigue’s April 28 opening, WSOP
Tuesday, November 10, 2015
Las Vegas:
There are shades of late star chef Kerry Simon at the new Sunday brunch by husband-and-wife chef and restaurateurs Kim Canteenwalla and Elizabeth Blau at their Andiron Steak & Sea in Downtown Summerlin starting Sunday.
Photo: Opening night of
Strip Scribbles: Is ‘Frank: The Man, The Music’ Broadway bound?
Monday, November 9, 2015
Las Vegas:
Singing impressionist Bob Anderson, who has had his Frank Sinatra show “Frank: The Man, the Music” at Palazzo this year, confirmed to me that after his Nov. 28 exit, he’s taking his show to New York.
Photo: Chip leader Joe McKeehen of Philadelphia stacks ch
Joe McKeehen lapping competition at WSOP Final Table
Monday, November 9, 2015
Philadelphia poker pro extends lead during first night of November Nine at the Rio
A heart fell on the turn, sending Pierre Neuville’s heart turning in his chest. ...
Photo: Singer Pat Monahan of Train performs during the 20
Celebrity preview: The Fray, Train, Soul Train Awards, R. Kelly, Miss Chateau, Ferraro’s, Bacon Burlesque, WSOP
Friday, November 6, 2015
Las Vegas:
It’s what you call a big money weekend for Las Vegas. Starting Sunday, one lucky and skilled poker player will leave town 72 hours later with a $7,683,346 payday. Eight others will join the winner in divvying up a prize pool of $60 million.
Photo: David Perrico
David Perrico casts line to Britney Spears band; Rio closing Village Seafood Buffet
Tuesday, November 3, 2015
Worlds are mashing as the Las Vegas lounge scene meets a superstar headliner on the Strip at David Perrico’s Pop Strings show Saturday night. Sitting in for the performance at Lounge at the Palms is the four-piece rhythm section for ...
Photo: Guy Fieris Guys Vegas Kitchen & Bar first-annivers
Strip Scribbles: New Guy Fieri restaurant at Rio; Celine’s new album; stars in bras
Thursday, October 29, 2015
Las Vegas:
Ole! Chef, author, restaurateur and Emmy-winning TV host Guy Fieri, a UNLV graduate, will open El Burro Borracho in early 2016 at the Rio. Translated as “drunken donkey,” it’s the second Las Vegas restaurant for Guy after his popular Guy Fieri’s Vegas Kitchen & Bar.
Photo: Matt Donnelly and Penn Jillette prepare for Penns
Penn Jillette’s atheist fundraiser: Bacon, skepticism and Trump on the side
Monday, October 26, 2015
Gaining followers as he sheds weight, Penn Jillette realized a vision in the desert Sunday afternoon: The Slammer, his famous first Las Vegas home, has become a fortress for atheist and skeptical philosophies. That, and some ...
Photo: Martorano's Masters Pasta Eating World Championshi
Photos: Steve Martorano toasts 1st anniversary, pasta-eating contest; closes Rio restaurant Oct. 31
Tuesday, October 20, 2015
Paris Las Vegas:
It was not only difficult to believe, but also tough to watch! New top-ranked competitive eater Matt Stonie continued his domination by swallowing an incredible 20 half-pound bowls of pasta in just eight minutes for a total of 10 pounds.
Photo: Penn and Emily Jillette on a roller coaster.
Emily Jillette rescues surfer in Hawaii; Lou Ruvo Center to expand?
Monday, October 19, 2015
Las Vegas:
Rio headliner magician Penn Jillette’s wife Emily Jillette used magic of her own to help save the life of a badly injured surfer in Hawaii over the weekend. Emily was playing in a golf tournament on Kona.
Photo: The
‘Rock of Ages’ in the final countdown at the Venetian
Wednesday, October 14, 2015
“Rock of Ages” production members have learned through hotel staff and officials that the musical would be finished, part of a widespread move we’ll call the Venetian Sweep of productions ...
Photo: Casino Entertainer of the Year award winners Penn
Photos: G2E’s Casino Entertainment Awards honor Penn & Teller, Jerry Lewis
Thursday, October 1, 2015
Hard Rock Hotel:
Magic duo and Rio headliners Penn & Teller were named Casino Entertainers of the Year on Wednesday night at the Global Gaming Expo’s third-annual Casino Entertainment Awards at Vinyl in the Hard Rock Hotel.
Photo: Opening night of For the Record: Baz at Light on F
‘Baz’ can learn from success of Chippendales, Tyson Beckford
Wednesday, September 23, 2015
As long as Chippendales at the Rio continues to lure the fit and famous as guest stars, oft-shirtless heartthrob Tyson Beckford will have no trouble finding a ...
Photo: Tyson Beckford returns as guest host and star in C
Newly single Tyson Beckford is looking for the right lady
Thursday, September 10, 2015
The Rio:
Tyson Beckford told me: “I had so much fun doing the first run, I decided to return. They thought I would be a little rusty, but it only took me one run-through to do the moves, and I was back in the groove as if I hadn’t left.”
Photo: Drake at Marquee on Sunday, Sept. 6, 2015, in the
2015 LDW photos: HartBeat Weekend with Drake and Kevin Hart; Juicy J at Tao
Tuesday, September 8, 2015
Las Vegas Strip:
Sunday of the 2015 Labor Day Weekend began with the HartBeat Weekend Pool Party hosted by Kevin Hart at Tao Beach in the Venetian on the heels of his 7 and 10:30 p.m. comedy shows Saturday night at the Chelsea in the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas.

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