Las Vegas Sun

February 10, 2016

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  • UNLV head coach Tony Sanchez and his players get ready in the tunnel to meet San Jose State on Saturday, Oct. 10, 2015, at Sam Boyd Stadium.

    If we build a football stadium, we can also rebuild UNLV

    February 8, 2016

    UNLV fans know the frustration. You spend most of Saturday running errands and hustle home in time to watch the Rebels. You turn on CBS Sports Network, but it is showing another game. You try ESPNU, same result. You immediately think you missed the game ...

  • The Notes: Law Quarterly, Feb. 7-13

    February 8, 2016

    In the Notes: Southern Nevada law firms given "Metropolitan Tier 1 ranking" on the 2016 US News-Best Law Firms list, plus the Legal Aid Center of Southern Nevada's pro bono honorees ...

  • Know the difference between real and junk mail

    February 8, 2016

    Beware of mailings that appear to be official because they are sent by a company that has a name similar to a state or county agency. These companies prey on customers who do not know the difference between junk mail and legitimate services.

  • An interior view of Sahara Wellness, 420 E. Sahara Ave., on Tuesday, Feb. 2, 2016. The facility is the first all-female-owned medical marijuana dispensary in Las Vegas.

    Can stigma of medical marijuana go up in smoke?

    February 8, 2016

    The building is windowless, locked behind a gate and monitored 24/7 by a security guard. Inside, however, it is warm and inviting. Art covers the walls, a fountain trickles and and brightly lit display cases showcase goods. The owners of Sahara Wellness — Nevada’s first all-female-owned medical marijuana dispensary — know their ...

  • The List: Available commercial space

    February 8, 2016

    Find out about available commercial space. This week, we rank it by available square feet.

  • An unidentified protester, left, argues with U.S. citizen Lupillo Rivera, brother of Mexican-American singer Jenni Rivera, as three buses carrying 140 immigrants attempt to enter the Murrieta U.S. Border Patrol station for processing Tuesday, July 1, 2014.

    Why America needs immigrants (especially Nevada)

    February 8, 2016

    Donald Trump would have you believe that Mexican immigrants, as a general rule, bring drugs and crime into the United States and are rapists. And millions of Trump’s fellow citizens have no problem accepting that broad-brush characterization as fact: Sixteen percent of Americans think ...

  • Owners Sylvie and Pascal Becourt pose in a room at Sud France Design, 7650 South Dean Martin Dr Suite #106, Tuesday, Dec. 1, 2015.

    Design company brings the south of France to Southern Nevada

    February 8, 2016

    Moving to Las Vegas from France presented Sylvie and Pascal Becourt with several challenges, among them finding home furnishings to suit their tastes and learning how to conduct business with Americans.

  • Tammy Peterson of the Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck law firm was recently inducted into the American College of Trail Lawyers.

    Q&A: For a lawyer, nothing can replace experience

    February 8, 2016

    A Brownstein Hyatt Farber Schreck attorney talks about her most memorable cases, offers advice to young lawyers and law students, and explains what makes the Las Vegas legal community the envy of her peers elsewhere.

  • New option to get around is rolling into downtown Las Vegas this year

    February 8, 2016

    Expect to see more bicyclists pedaling around the city this year. We explain the ins and outs of bike-sharing program expected to launch by the end of August. Users sign up online or pay at a kiosk at a bike station. Then they choose …

  • Editorial: Time for Sandoval to put solar energy on his can-do agenda

    February 8, 2016

    When our governor takes an issue seriously, he gets results. So why has he been silent about an energy source that is a perfect fit for Nevada?

  • The Data: Feb. 7-13

    February 8, 2016

    All of the information your business needs: Bid opportunities, bankruptcies filed and building permits issued. To add to our data, email us at

  • Recipe: Porter-braised beef stew

    Recipe: Porter-braised beef stew

    February 7, 2016

    Learn how to make a family favorite for a cold night ...

  • Marios Ignadiou, head of the costume shop at “Jubilee!”  at Bally’s, holds up a headpiece from the disco number Tuesday, June 11, 2013, at the long-running show.

    What’s to come of the brightest stars of ‘Jubilee’?

    February 7, 2016

    To the millions who have seen “Jubilee” over its 34-year history, the costumes have been as much a part of the show as the performers. They are stars unto themselves, these ...

  • How to celebrate love in Las Vegas

    How to celebrate love in Las Vegas

    February 7, 2016

    Thirteen well-known Las Vegas personalities share their favorite Valentine’s Day experiences.