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January 23, 2018

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Steve Hill addresses the audience during the Metro Chamber of Commerce's annual Preview Las Vegas event at the Cox Pavilion on Friday, Jan. 29, 2016.
Tourism chief: Raiders will spur growth of sports medicine in Las Vegas
Jan. 23, 2018
Nearly a year after Steve Hill told an audience at the Las Vegas Global Economic Alliance’s annual outlook event to hold out hope that the Raiders stadium deal hadn’t fizzled, he ...
Area 15, a 126,000-square foot retail/entertainment venture, will open in 2019 on Desert Inn Road near the I-15.
Area 15 in Las Vegas to offer an artsy, futuristic spin on retail and entertainment
Jan. 22, 2018
In a large, empty plot of land near Desert Inn Road on Thursday afternoon, an art car scissor-lifted a platform of riders high up into the air. Below them, a group of performance ...
The Data: Jan. 21-27, 2018
Jan. 22, 2018
All of the information your business needs: Bid opportunities, bankruptcies filed and building permits issued. To add to our data, email us at [email protected]
The List: Taxicab operators, Jan. 21, 2018
Jan. 22, 2018
Find out about taxicab operators. This week, we rank them by 2017 revenue through November.
A fair shake: How landlords can avoid legal pitfalls while screening potential tenants
A fair shake: How landlords can avoid legal pitfalls while screening potential tenants
Jan. 22, 2018
Owning rental property can be a lucrative endeavor, but landlordship is rife with potential legal pitfalls. There are strict rules for screening and picking tenants, and landlords who fall on the wrong side of the law can face significant consequences.
The Notes: Jan. 21-27
Jan. 22, 2018
In the Notes: Urban Chamber of Commerce, Dr. David Di John, Rachel Bounds, Tarah Ryan, Heidi Swank, Greater Las Vegas Association of Realtors, Las Vegas Metro Chamber of Commerce, WGU Nevada and more ...
Ginger Allen is a self-described Army brat who traveled the world as a child and followed her parents’ path as entrepreneurs.
PR pro: Don’t underestimate social media
Jan. 22, 2018
The founder of Your Marketing Liaison talks about the value of social media for businesses, the importance of self-confidence in corporate interactions and her passion for helping people who suffer from addiction.
The Alexis Brothers (from left: Marco, Carmita, and Paulo Lorador) pose for a photograph in their studio, Absolute Balance, in Las Vegas, Sunday, Oct. 8th, 2017.
Fitness instructor: ‘You can stop wondering how Cirque acrobats do what they do’
Jan. 22, 2018
Ever wonder if you had the ability to perform some of the stunts seen in Cirque du Soleil shows? Marco, Paulo and Carmita Lorador are longtime circus performers whose fitness studio can teach you how.
Gaming trends for 2018 aim to expand market
Jan. 22, 2018
Last week we shared with you five gaming trends we anticipate in 2018, and here are another five that we expect to affect the industry this year.
This Sept. 6, 2012, file photo, shows the Amazon logo in Santa Monica, Calif.
Las Vegas out of hunt for Amazon headquarters
Jan. 18, 2018
Amazon narrowed its search for a second headquarters city today to 20 locations, concentrated mostly in the East and the Midwest. Toronto made the list as well, as the company kept its ...
Findlay Automotive Group adds Volvo dealership in Las Vegas
Jan. 17, 2018
Findlay also has dealerships in Arizona, Utah, Oregon and Idaho ...
Specialist Michael Pistillo wears a "Dow 26,000" hat as he works on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange, Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018.
U.S. stock rally lifts Dow to first close above 26,000 points
Jan. 17, 2018
Stocks are closing higher on Wall Street, sending the Dow Jones industrial average to its first close above 26,000 points. The Dow had traded above that level on Tuesday but wound up ...
The new video board at the South Point's Arena and Equestrian Center is almost three times the size of the old one.
South Point’s arena gets new video display system
Jan. 17, 2018
Those attending events at South Point’s Arena and Equestrian Center can now stare up at a new video display system almost three times as large as the previous installation. ...
Apple CEO Tim Cook shakes Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval's hand after his speech during a ceremony celebrating a new Apple warehouse on Wednesday, Jan. 17, 2018, in Reno.
Apple CEO goes to Reno for groundbreaking of warehouse
Jan. 17, 2018
Apple CEO Tim Cook joined Nevada Gov. Brian Sandoval and Reno Mayor Hillary Schieve at a groundbreaking ceremony for a new $4 million warehouse in downtown Reno today as the company announced plans to invest $350 billion in the ...
The Fourth of July from atop Allure Las Vegas on Friday, July 4, 2014, in Las Vegas. Trump International Tower is pictured here.
Trump hotels slammed with fake 's--thole' ratings on Yelp
Jan. 16, 2018
People angered by President Donald Trump's reported remark that African nations and others are "shithole countries" have taken aim at ...