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October 21, 2017

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The Enclave, a multipurpose special events venue on Eastern Avenue near Russell Road, features the Vivace Rooftop Deck.
Enclave special events venue marks opening with shooting victim fundraiser
Oct. 18, 2017
Enclave, a three-story 75,000-square-foot multi-purpose special events venue on Eastern Avenue near Russell Road, will mark its completion on Thursday night with the opening of its 5,000-square-foot Vivace Rooftop Deck. ...
President Donald Trump speaks about the U.S. role in the Paris climate change accord, Thursday, June 1, 2017, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington.
Energy, climate expert says there's reason for optimism — despite Trump
Oct. 18, 2017
The answer to climate change and energy is complicated, Samantha Gross says, and lies somewhere deep between the extremes. One size doesn’t fit all because ...
Mecum to offer 1,000 cars for first auction in Las Vegas
Oct. 17, 2017
A company that has staged several successful motorcycle auctions in Las Vegas will be back next month with its first sale for car collectors in the valley. Mecum Auctions announced that its event, scheduled for ...
In this July 12, 2017, file photo, San Antonio Stars' Kayla McBride laughs with head coach Vickie Johnson during the second half of a WNBA basketball game against the Indiana Fever in Indianapolis.
San Antonio Stars moving to Las Vegas, bought by MGM Resorts
Oct. 17, 2017
Las Vegas is getting a WNBA franchise. The San Antonio Stars are moving to the gambling mecca after being bought by MGM Resorts International, the league said Tuesday. "Las Vegas has ...
The List: Trade and professional organizations (companies), Oct. 15, 2017
Oct. 16, 2017
Find out about trade and professional organizations. This week, we rank them by number of member companies as of Oct. 1 ...
The List: Trade and professional organizations (individuals), Oct. 15, 2017
Oct. 16, 2017
Find out about trade and professional organizations. This week, we rank them by number of individual members as of Oct. 1 ...
An attendee looks over cards for sale during the Magic: The Gathering Grand Prix event Thursday, June 15, 2017, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Magic: The Gathering is a fantasy-based trading card game which is played by over 20 million people world wide and the Las Vegas grand prix event will draw an estimated 3500 for the main event.
The nerd economy: Stock is rising for people once considered social outcasts, and savvy businesses are cashing in
Oct. 16, 2017
This town already loves nerds, and nerds love it, as evidenced by the brisk business done at attractions such as the Marvel Avengers STATION events, including Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con, RollerCon, the Magic: The Gathering convention and the annual “Star Trek” convention; as well as year-round businesses such as Bad Owl Coffee and the Millennium Fandom Bar.
The Data: Oct. 15-21
Oct. 16, 2017
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]
Jamie Lamphere is a one-woman marketing machine for Galleria at Sunset.
Marketing exec: ‘As the shopper changes and technology advances, malls will need to adjust’
Oct. 16, 2017
The commercial marketing director at Forest City Commercial Management, which owns the Galleria at Sunset mall, talks about being a single working mother, the future of shopping malls in America and the latest offerings at Galleria at Sunset.
AdYoYo is a startup app company and is big on office communication.
Las Vegas company evolves the online rummage sale
Oct. 16, 2017
This business, owned by Ofir Ventura and Yuliya Kisselyova, was created to take the online marketplace to the next level. Its goal is to prevent people from purchasing products they think are perfect, only to discover serious flaws upon delivery.
The Notes: Philanthropy, Oct. 15-21
Oct. 16, 2017
In the Notes: Thermo Fisher, Patrick Kelley Youth Foundation, Nathan Adelson Hospice, Andson, Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, Metro Pizza and more ...
Four tips to help you gear up for the golden years
Oct. 16, 2017
While it’s great to see that most small-business owners are thinking ahead and saving for the future, other areas also should be addressed when preparing for retirement.
Yellen sounds upbeat note on economy and inflation prospects
Oct. 15, 2017
Federal Reserve Chair Janet Yellen on Sunday sketched a bright outlook for the U.S. economy and for inflation prospects in coming months, saying the impact of the recent hurricanes will likely slow economic growth slightly but only ...
In this Tuesday, May 30, 2017, file photo, the Amazon logo is displayed at the Nasdaq MarketSite, in New York's Times Square.
Amazon adding 1,500 seasonal jobs in Nevada
Oct. 14, 2017
Amazon is prepping for the holiday rush by bulking up its staff. ....
Shooting instructor Frankie McRae aims an AR-15 rifle fitted with a "bump stock" at his 37 PSR Gun Club in Bunnlevel, N.C., on Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2017.
Gun-control group sues 'bump stock' maker
Oct. 10, 2017
A national gun control advocacy group is partnering with a Las Vegas law firm in a class-action lawsuit against a leading bump stock producer over what they called negligent production and marketing of the products that ...