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February 23, 2019

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Boyd, noting a 'solid quarter,' talks steady success of locals market
Boyd, noting a 'solid quarter,' talks steady success of locals market
Thursday, July 27, 2017
Boyd Gaming, owner of such Las Vegas area casinos as the California, Orleans and Sam’s Town, reported its second-quarter earnings today ...
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Boyd’s purchase of Cannery casinos nears completion
Tuesday, December 13, 2016
Boyd Gaming’s purchase of the Cannery casinos is expected to be completed shortly after special sessions of both the Gaming Control Board and Gaming Commission next week. ...
Boyd Gaming buying Cannery casinos in valley for $230 million
Boyd Gaming buying Cannery casinos in valley for $230 million
Monday, April 25, 2016
Boyd Gaming Corp., fresh off its announcement last week that it would acquire the Aliante casino, said it has reached an agreement to buy the Las Vegas assets of ...
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Sources: Boyd Gaming nears deal to buy Cannery Casino Resorts
Wednesday, April 20, 2016
Casino operator Boyd Gaming Corp is close to an agreement to buy Cannery Casino Resorts LLC, in a deal that will value the ...
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The Beach Boys showcase their many, many, many hits at Cannery
Monday, September 21, 2015
During the band’s first break, Mike Love thanked audience members for coming and joked that as a result, “If we watch our expenditures, we don’t have to worry about getting a real job for a while.”
Photo: The Beach Boys perform at Red Rock Resort on Sunda
Preview: The Beach Boys are bringing flavors of three decades to Cannery
Saturday, September 19, 2015
The Cannery:
In the salad days of the mid-1960s, “America’s Band” consisted of brothers Brian, Dennis and Carl Wilson; their cousin Al Jardine; vocalist Mike Love; and multi-instrumentalist Bruce Johnston, who replaced songwriting wunderkind Brian on the road.
Photo: Jennifer Lopez performs at the Colosseum on Wednes
Celebrity preview: iHeartRadio, J.Lo, The Weeknd, Puff Daddy, Mr. Olympia, Tattoo Show
Friday, September 18, 2015
Las Vegas:
There are so many superstars and big events this weekend in Las Vegas, it’s not a case of figuring out where to start and with whom: It’s a case of if we’ll still be standing Sunday night. You’d think this was New Year’s Eve Weekend.
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Celebrity preview: DJs galore, Bette, Diddy, T-Pain, The Eagles, Khloe, Kevin Hart, Ke$ha, Joe Jonas, UFC 187
Friday, May 22, 2015
2015 Memorial Day Weekend:
To say this four-day Memorial Day Weekend in Las Vegas is jam-packed would be a big understatement. Music and parties — all the top global DJs are in town — top the agenda this weekend. If you want music, the list is long and varied and includes the Divine Miss M herself.
Photo: Liberace, the piano virtuoso who became known as
Celebrity preview: Liberace, Shania Twain, Chumlee, Pentatonix, Roseanne, Jay Leno
Friday, February 27, 2015
Las Vegas:
The glitz and glamour of Liberace is reborn this weekend — along with his famed mirror-decorated and rhinestone-covered pianos — with a gala to benefit Opera Las Vegas as his mansion is reopened. It’s 28 years to the month that Wladziu Valentino Liberace died.
Photo: Dolly Parton performs the song
Celebrity preview: Dolly Parton, Calvin Harris, Smash Mouth, USA Sevens Rugby, Florence Henderson
Friday, January 24, 2014
Rugby players from 16 nations have been here this week for the 2014 USA Sevens International Tournament, which kicks off three days of matches at Sam Boyd Stadium beginning today. It’s a tough sport that I tried to skip in school because we didn’t play regular soccer.
Photo: An ink-stained towel, which was ruined by a secret
Unsolved mystery: Who is sabotaging the Strip’s sheets and towels with dye bombs?
Friday, November 1, 2013
For three months, someone has been dropping dye bombs into Marty Martin’s dirty laundry. Martin is the guy in charge of laundering thousands of pounds of sheets and towels soiled in Strip hotels. The culprit’s identity remains a mystery, but the message is clear.
Luxury movie theater headed to North Las Vegas casino
Luxury movie theater headed to North Las Vegas casino
Friday, July 26, 2013
A high-end movie theater in Henderson has been so successful, its owners are expanding the model to North Las Vegas. Galaxy Theatres is renovating its movie theater at the Cannery and rebranding it as a Luxury+ location, modeled after the Galaxy Green Valley Luxury+ on East Sunset Road.
Photo: Kendra Wilkinson-Baskett hosts Wet Republic's 2012
Celebrity preview: Matchbox Twenty, Kendra, Kelis, Aaron Lewis, Alabama Shakes and LFL
Friday, July 19, 2013
Music (Matchbox Twenty, Counting Crows, Aaron Lewis), comedy (Bill Cosby, Jay Leno), art (Martin Lawrence Galleries), food (new to the scene: Shawn McClain’s Five50 Pizza Bar ...
Photo: The grand opening and red carpet of
Celebrity preview: Garth Brooks, ‘Pawn Stars,’ Charlie Sheen, Chris Brown, Diddy and Claire Sinclair
Friday, May 24, 2013
It’s a mega-weekend that defies description, but I’ll try: Insane, out of control, over the top, outrageous, a never-ending 96-hour whirl. Only The Entertainment Capital of the World could produce this extraordinary four-day blast.
Photo: Taylor Swift at the 2012 Billboard Music Awards at
Celebrity preview: Tiger Woods, Justin Bieber, Taylor Swift, Prince, Madonna and Kid Rock
Friday, May 17, 2013
It’s one of the fiercest and most competitive entertainment weekends Las Vegas has ever seen, even with Tim McGraw, Faith Hill and their country ...