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The NHSPE, a barrier to graduation for those who don’t pass it, will be phased out beginning in the 2014-15 school year ... which means ...
From Matthew Gray Gubler to Julianne Hough, these stars used to be local students.
UNLV is planning to build apartment-style dormitories that officials hope will be open to students by fall 2015.
As a not-so-popular teenager, she took up running. When the other kids saw she was good at it, high school life became easier. Almost two ...
While Nevada lawmakers debate the merits of legalizing marijuana, one company is looking at opening the state's first medical marijuana school this month. The Budtender ...
A once-empty lot at Eighth and Fremont streets, adjacent to the coming downtown Container Park, is now full of more than a dozen large trailers. ...
Stefania Druga is only 26 but has lived around the world and, more intriguingly, knows how to make a battery from a lemon, extract DNA ...
University of Iowa lecturer David Gould has created a course that links Las Vegas and Iowa City because of what’s happening downtown; it might not ...
In a city driven by sex, one group is trying to help Las Vegas residents explore sexuality in a decidedly novel way.
Over the past few months, thousands of young Nevadans have gotten their first taste of politics in the trenches as volunteers for presidential campaigns. As ...
On Wednesday — the day before "move-in day" — Richard Clark, UNLV's director of housing and residential life, gave the Sun an extensive tour of ...
A lot has changed at Chaparral High School this year — new leadership, new teachers and a new attitude about discipline and academics. Not everyone ...
With graduation on June 15, Weekly checks back in with the students we met last fall.
Sometimes it’s hard not to feel like we live in a ridiculous town. In the latest example, Clark County has put the squeeze on a ...
When President Barack Obama takes center stage at UNLV today, he’ll be stumping on student loans and repeating a complaint that’s become a central refrain ...
Nevada Attorney General Catherine Cortez Masto has joined 21 of her counterparts in asking Congress to limit the ability of for-profit colleges to enrich themselves ...
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A former Las Vegas strip-club dancer apologized and begged forgiveness Tuesday from sobbing family members before she was sentenced to five to 15 years in ...
Two founding members of the feminist punk group will come to Las Vegas in October.
Both signs are part of the Boneyard’s permanent exhibit and are among six in the yard that have been restored.
No need to panic about the band's last tour schedule anymore, local Crüe fans.
We anonymously canvassed the club corridor for a party night involving four people, a basic table and Grey Goose.
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"And right about now, the idea that casinos equal employment is in question in a way it hasn’t been for decades."
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UNLV student and MasterChef contestant Ahran Cho talks Easy Bake Ovens, the job offer she just got and a game-changing savory tiramisu.
"There were always afterparties, most of them in the Playboy penthouse suite. I would finish my set at 4 a.m. and there was nowhere else ...
It's an incredibly awkward mix of horror and comedy.
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Funyuns, sixers and kale chips. Oh my!
This weekend's fest features more than 200 beers from 60-plus breweries.
Our hometown beatmeisters on the availability of gigs and competition, freedom of programming and the perks of being a Vegas DJ.
Tired of tourist-filled discotheques and Downtown drinkeries? Sometimes revelry and nighttime hobnobbing happen where you'd least expect it, thanks to these venues and party producers.
Talking 10,000-guest nights, taking better iPhone photos and Deadmau5 crowd surfing.
It’s simplicity that ties everything together within this traditional Cuban sandwich.
"It wasn’t just a culinary event. The chefs really got caught up in it, all the elements involved and the sense of place and history ...
This menu is interesting and affordable, worth a visit even if the cuisine can be a bit confusing.
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Border Grill is set to open its second Vegas location at the Forum Shops at Caesars in October.