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September 3, 2015

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Photo: Million Dollar Quartet at Harrahs for Three Square
Photos: It’s Three Square’s #Spoontember, aka ‘Go Orange Day,’ for Hunger Action Month
Thursday, September 3, 2015
Las Vegas:
Today is Spoontember, aka “Go Orange Day,” and Southern Nevada residents are encouraged to support Three Square Food Bank by participating in #Spoontember, a social media activation to engage the public and raise awareness of hunger.
Photo: Las Vegas runner and cancer survivor Helene Nevill
Helene Neville, about to complete U.S. perimeter run, is diagnosed with cancer again
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Q+A:
It has taken five years, but at high noon Saturday, Las Vegas nurse, grandmother and four-time cancer survivor Helene Neville will set a new world record for running around the perimeter of the U.S.
Photo: American Coney Island Chili Dogs opens Wednesday,
Chris Sotiropoulos: From Motor City to Sin City — the American Coney Island takeover
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Guest Columnist:
Originating in Detroit, the Coney Dog was invented by my grandfather Gust Keros when he arrived in the Motor City from Greece. In 1917, he began the business we know and love today.
Photo: Joey Fatone, lower left, and the cast of Rock of A
Dane Biren of ‘Rock of Ages’: Five things that should be on your L.V. to-do list
Wednesday, September 2, 2015
Guest Columnist:
I’m one of the few actors who was actually born and raised in L.A. I’ve been coming to Las Vegas since I was a little kid and have been visiting two or three times a year since I turned 21.
Photo: Celine Dion performs at the Colosseum on Thursday,
Celine Dion: Rene has made certain that the best people surround me
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Q+A:
“Rene (Angelil) is passing along his strength to me. He doesn’t stop amazing me. We have talked about things. It’s time for him to be heard. When he talks to me, I take notes. This is his time, this is his way, and it’s going to be the way he wants it to be.”
Photo: Rich Johnson, Sin City Brewing Co. master brewer.
Rich Johnson, Sin City Brewing Co. master brewer: The wheat beers of summer
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Guest Columnist:
For me, summer is a time to take a break from the immensely popular hop-centric beers that go so well with cooler weather. Especially here in blistering Las Vegas, summer brings out a change in our beer preferences.
Photo: Vegas Indoor Skydiving.
Dave McMahan of Vegas Indoor Skydiving: Lifelong passion for flight, fun and thrills
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Guest Columnist:
Born and raised here, I’ve seen this city change over and over. When I was a kid, Las Vegas didn’t go very much past Rainbow Boulevard, and Wet & Wild on the Strip was the weekend shenanigan headquarters during the summer.
Photo: Ariana Grande performs at Mandalay Bay Events Cent
Review + photos: Pop tart Ariana Grande’s super-sweet show at Mandalay Bay
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Music:
There’s no denying, ex-boyfriend Big Sean and doughnut shop scandals aside, that pop tart (it’s a compliment, sincerely) Ariana Grande is a talented singer and dancer, and she proved it in spades during her “The Honeymoon Tour” stop at Mandalay Bay.
Photo: The D Las Vegas owner Derek Stevens attends the un
Photos: What a relief! The D Las Vegas unveils downtown attraction
Tuesday, September 1, 2015
Art:
A replica of one of the world’s most iconic — and amusing — statues is set to become the newest tourist attraction downtown. Derek Stevens, owner of The D Las Vegas, has signed a 100-year contract, the longest in Las Vegas history, for Manneken Pis.
Photo: Guest columnist Daniel Robert Sullivan, star of Je
Daniel Robert Sullivan of ‘Jersey Boys’: A tour of Paris Las Vegas musical’s store
Monday, August 31, 2015
Guest Columnist:
The “Jersey Boys” store is more mini-museum than T-shirt shop. As one of the stars of “Jersey Boys,” I speak with some semblance of authority when proclaiming that these are the coolest things the store has to offer.
Photo: DAngelo and The Vanguard perform at the Chelsea on
Review + photos: D’Angelo is at the top of his game at the Chelsea
Monday, August 31, 2015
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas:
D’Angelo is not your typical neo-soul performer. Since the release of his comeback album “Black Messiah” last year, D’Angelo has completely revamped himself — from his sound to stage presence and his overall image.
Photo: Communities in Schools site coordinator Kalah Wash
Diane Fearon of Communities in Schools: Education never takes a vacation
Monday, August 31, 2015
Guest Columnist:
In Nevada, 94 students drop out of school every day during the school year. Those dropout moments can happen at any grade level and for a variety of reasons — constant hunger, loss of hope or need to help support family financially.
Photo: Kevin Klein competes in the Season 7 finals of Ame
Photos: ‘American Ninja Warrior’ finals in L.V. begin airing on NBC; ‘West Texas Investors Club’
Monday, August 31, 2015
Television:
Two Las Vegas heroes are among the crazy contestants taking on television’s toughest challenge of all on the Season 7 finals of “American Ninja Warrior” to be seen starting tonight for the next three Monday broadcasts on NBC.
Photo: Panic! At the Disco, with frontman Brendon Urie, r
Panic! At the Disco, 50 Cent + G-Unit, Sublime With Rome to headline Wine Amplified Oct. 9-10
Monday, August 31, 2015
MGM Resorts Village:
Wine Amplified begins at 5 p.m. both days and features Panic! At the Disco, Passion Pit, Sublime with Rome, 50 Cent featuring G-Unit, Fitz and The Tantrums, Cold War Kids, Robert DeLong, Andrew McMahon in the Wilderness, The Sheepdogs and more.
Cosmopolitan seeks new lounge experience with avant-garde Clique
Cosmopolitan seeks new lounge experience with avant-garde Clique
Monday, August 31, 2015
The Strip:
The Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas and newly formed Clique Hospitality founded by Andy Masi have partnered to bring Clique, an avant-garde lounge concept, to the Strip casino resort this winter.

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