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Downtown Las Vegas: Forget All Your Troubles, Forget All Your Cares

Downtown Las Vegas: Forget All Your Troubles, Forget All Your Cares

Visitors can now unwind while walking through downtown Las Vegas, as they reminisce of the 1965 hit song by Petula Clark – Downtown, which has the lyrics ‘forget all your troubles, forget all your cares’. For decades, Sin City has struggled to modernize its downtown areas. The main problem for downtown Las Vegas is its bad reputation. […]

Sex Offenders Arrested for Breaching Registration Laws in Las Vegas

Sex Offenders Arrested for Breaching Registration Laws in Las Vegas

At least 18 sex offenders have been apprehended by Las Vegas law enforcement authorities during a three-week sweep that aimed to target former sex offenders who were not following Nevada’s registration laws when moving to new areas or different states. Some of the sex offenders that were arrested during the sweep were current fugitives wanted for […]

Las Vegas Officer Faces Criminal Charges

Las Vegas Officer Faces Criminal Charges

A Las Vegas police officer is facing a misdemeanor battery charge after his arrest of a local woman is caught on camera. The woman in question was stopped by police at 5 a.m. PST on January 6 and questioned about her trying to procure work as a prostitute. When Officer Richard Scavone instructed the woman to […]

Nevada May Raise Minimum Wage to $15

Nevada May Raise Minimum Wage to $15

Recently a measure in Nevada has been making waves with a proposal to raise the minimum wage of the state to $15 an hour. Senator Tick Segerblom is sponsoring SJR 8 because he, like many, believe the current minimum wage to be too low to be considered a livable wage. Opposition for the bill claim […]

Nevada May Have Final Say Over Yucca Mountain

Nevada May Have Final Say Over Yucca Mountain

The Yucca Mountains of Nevada have long been the proposed dumping grounds for the nuclear waste left over from the Cold War. Nevada Senator Harry Reid, D., has long declared the project killed, and has drawn up a bill with three other Nevada congresspeople, Sen. Dean Heller, R., Rep. Dina Titus, D., and Rep. Joe […]

Olivia Newton John Calls Las Vegas Home

Olivia Newton John Calls Las Vegas Home

  Olivia Newton John calls Las Vegas home as one of the headliners at the Flamingo. Donnie and Marie Osmond also headline at the Flamingo. Newton John will be performing from March 3 – March 21 at 7:30 p.m. Newton John will release a two-CD, 22 song recording of her acclaimed concert “Summer Nights – […]

Las Vegas Witnesses Largest Merger Ever

Las Vegas Witnesses Largest Merger Ever

Las Vegas, Nevada has witnessed the largest merger ever in the history of gaming machines production. At a meeting in Las Vegas Thursday, between the International Game Technology (IGT), a United States based company operating from the city, and the Italian company GTECH, the Nevada Gaming Commission unanimously agreed upon the biggest amalgamation ever within […]

Rascal Flatts Residency at the Hard Rock Hotel-Casino

Rascal Flatts Residency at the Hard Rock Hotel-Casino

Rascal Flatts kicked off their residency at the Hard Rock Hotel-Casino on Wednesday. The show titled Rascal Flatts Vegas Riot! will have the group performing nine shows at the Joint inside the Hard Rock from February 25 to March 14. Craig Wayne Boyd will be Rascal Flatt’s special guest. The group rode in with a memorable entrance on […]

Graceland in Vegas

Graceland in Vegas

Graceland is a familiar name associated with Elvis Presley as the home of this star in Memphis,Tennessee. About 59 years ago, Presley made his first appearance and began his seven-year residency in Las Vegas. On February 25, 1956, it was a day to remember in history for him. “I Forget to Remember to Forget” became his […]

Las Vegas Woman Asks Accomplice to Set Fire to Shop With Dogs in It

Las Vegas Woman Asks Accomplice to Set Fire to Shop With Dogs in It

Las Vegas woman, Gloria Eun Hye Lee, asks an accomplice, Kirk Bills, to set fire to her own pet shop with dogs and puppies still in it. Bills was seen on tape starting the fire. During the trial Lee stated she was pregnant. This statement did not change the mind of the court and Lee […]

Tourism Memorabilia

Tourism Memorabilia

A recent article written in the Las Vegas Sun discussed the fact that it was time to demolish the Riviera Hotel and Casino. Las Vegas was once a relatively small town with so few main roads, an active mafia, and a limited number of casinos. The population was as low as 4,800 in 1920. As […]

Las Vegas Shooting Suspect

Las Vegas Shooting Suspect

Nowsch, the 19-year-old suspect in the Las Vegas shooting of a mother of four was high on marijuana when he surrendered and was questioned by the police. Erich Nowsch was smoking marijuana during the brief stand-off at his home on Thursday. Nowsch’s attorney, Augustus Claus claims this casts a shadow of doubt on any information […]

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