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A view of custom-home construction in the Ridges Las Vegas, a luxury residential community in Summerlin, Thursday, June 11, 2015.

Summerlin land prices are up, but sales are down in recent months
Real Estate:
Tue, Aug 11, 2015 (2 a.m.)
Howard Hughes Corp., developer of the 22,500-acre community, sold 58.1 acres of land in the quarter ending June 30, down 7 percent from the same period last year ...
Public School 702 brings the energy to Downtown Summerlin.
Getting crazy in Summerlin? Enter party-friendly Public School 702
Tuesday, June 23, 2015
It feels like going back to your favorite college bar, only the beer is better.
Andre Agassi hosts a benefit at the private grand opening of Public School 702 on Wednesday, June 3, 2015, in Downtown Summerlin. From left: Tim Poster, Chuck Mathewson, Agassi, Tom Breitling and Stacie Mathewson.
Photos: Go back to school — at Public School 702 in Downtown Summerlin
Wednesday, June 17, 2015
Being English, I love my traditional pub food. So when Public School 702 opened in Downtown Summerlin, you can imagine how delighted I was to find not only bangers and mash, but also beer-battered fish and chips.
Charred asparagus at Therapy.
New bars on Fremont, at Downtown Summerlin; Rubio’s gets revamped
Openings & Closings:
Monday, June 8, 2015
It seems both of the Las Vegas Valley's downtowns can't be stopped: New bars are opening on Fremont Street and in Downtown Summerlin soon. Plus, a local credit union adds another branch and plans are unveiled for an International Trade Center ...
Roseman University buys more land for medical school
Monday, June 1, 2015
Roseman University has picked up 3.5 more acres of land in Summerlin, expanding the campus for a future medical school. The university bought the land ...
Land prices are rising in Summerlin, including the area within the Delano development off South Fox Hill Drive, shown Thursday, May 14, 2015.
Summerlin land prices keep rising, but homebuilders aren’t shying away
Friday, May 15, 2015
Homebuilder Kent Lay knows all too well that Summerlin land isn’t cheap. His company, Woodside Homes, is paying double what it did a few years ago. It’s not alone. Land prices have been climbing at a faster rate in the sprawling Las Vegas community than in the valley at large, with the gap ...
This 2008 file photo shows Summerlin's Vistas village, an 800-acre European-inspired village that features community parks marked with 48-foot clock towers at its northern and southern entries.
Summerlin land values climb to $518,000 an acre
Monday, March 2, 2015
Land values soared in Summerlin last year, with developers commanding higher prices for property amid the opening of the community’s long-delayed retail center. Howard Hughes Corp. sold 280 acres of land ...
Bishop Gorman players celebrate their trophy after beating Palo Verde in the Division I state basketball championship on Friday, Feb. 27, 2015.
Blog: Gorman nets another state title with 74-54 victory over Palo Verde
High School Basketball:
Friday, February 27, 2015
The game was closer than the final score indicates. The Bishop Gorman High basketball team closed strong today in the Division I state championship game against Palo Verde ...
Exterior of SLS from Paradise street on August 22, 2014.
New bakery options sweeten valley as longtime gym closes doors
Openings & Closings:
Monday, February 2, 2015
Las Vegans with a sweet tooth are in for a treat as two new pastry places opened last week in Las Vegas. AT&T opened a tech-savvy store, ClubSport Green Valley ended a 13-year run in Henderson and Griddle Cafe ...
Crowds pack the Hard Rock Hotel's Rehab pool party.
More than 200 jobs open for summer pool, restaurant workers
Monday, January 19, 2015
It’s not exactly pool weather in Las Vegas, but resorts already are gearing up for the summer with a number of hiring calls for pool, dayclub and restaurant workers. If you’re looking for a summer gig, consider grabbing your swimsuit and ...
 Brandi Patnella and Paul Racana, co-owners of Splash Studios LLC, hosted a grand opening Dec. 6.
Paint-your-own-pottery studio opens, art gallery relocates in Las Vegas
Openings & Closings:
Monday, January 12, 2015
Art enthusiasts in the Las Vegas Valley received a couple extra gifts this holiday season in the form of business openings. Also around the valley, plans are in the works for Rainforest Café to eventually move ...
Pieology Pizzeria opened Dec. 12 at Downtown Summerlin.
Pieology Pizzeria among Downtown Summerlin openings; 24-hour café debuts at Westgate
Openings & Closings:
Monday, December 22, 2014
A pizzeria built on customizable options is among several recent openings at Downtown Summerlin. Also, a salon, café and chocolate maker open new locations and ...
Mahana Spa at Tahiti Village is newly open to the public.
Spa opens to the public; eateries debut in Arts District, Downtown Summerlin
Openings & Closings:
Monday, December 8, 2014
A renovated spa at Tahiti Village is open to the public after having previously been a guests-only retreat, and it’s celebrating the holidays with a discount for locals. Also, a coffee bar and restaurant opens in ...
An original art-piece American flag is on display at Dougie J's Café, named in honor of Army Spc. Douglas J. Green, who died serving in Afghanistan in 2011 when insurgents attacked his unit with a rocket-propelled grenade.
Downtown café has patriotic meaning; restaurants on way to Station properties
Openings & Closings:
Monday, December 1, 2014
Dougie J’s Café will host a ribbon cutting Dec. 7, National Pearl Harbor Remembrance Day. The café, created by Suni Chabrow, is named in honor of her son, Army Spc. Douglas J. Green, who died serving in Afghanistan in 2011. The cafe will join a host of other restaurants opening in the valley ...
Wolfgang Puck.
Q+A: Wolfgang Puck’s 22 years on the Strip and first suburban bistro
Thursday, November 20, 2014
This week, Wolfgang Puck came to town to officially open his Bar & Grill and sign copies of his cookbook “Wolfgang Puck Makes It Healthy: Light, Delicious Recipes and Easy Exercises for a Better Life” for fans.

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