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Don Chareunsy

Senior Editor/arts & entertainment

Don was born in Laos and grew up in Montana. He was Helena High's yearbook and newspaper editor and, after graduating from Gonzaga University with journalism and political science degrees, was a Dow Jones copy-editing intern at the San Jose Mercury News. His resume: The Orange County Register, Hollywood.com, Los Angeles Times, The San Diego Union-Tribune and, since 2008, Vegas DeLuxe and the Sun, where he is entertainment editor.

Recent Stories (view all stories)

  • A&E

    Friday, Jan. 3, 2014

    His show, an extended engagement at the new Cosmo venue, solidified his standing as one of the best live performers today.

  • A&E

    Wednesday, Dec. 25, 2013

    You know that Britney's arriving soon. But what else happened?

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013

    Also, an app where local chefs recommend their favorite dishes around town.

  • Taste

    Wednesday, Dec. 11, 2013

    The booths are leather, the music is soft and the employees are fully clothed and knowledgeable.

  • A&E

    Monday, Dec. 9, 2013

    The new Chelsea — not to be confused with Chelsea Ballroom — at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas doesn’t open to the public until Dec. 29 with a show by Bruno Mars, but the intimate music venue is already making a splash.

  • A&E

    Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013

    “I’m starting a new one this year inspired by a friend of mine,” said Roy Ellamar of Sensi at Bellagio. “I’m putting one whole garlic clove in the stuffing, and whoever gets it on their plate gets to do all the dishes! Yay!”

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Nov. 13, 2013

    Also, some tasty sea urchin in Seattle.

  • Nightlife

    Thursday, Nov. 7, 2013

    Skip that pumpkin pie this season!

  • A&E

    Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013

    Chef Scott Conant, whose Italian restaurant Scarpetta is at the Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas and one of five in the U.S., is at the casino resort from 5 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Queue Bar to meet fans and sign copies of his new cookbook “The Scarpetta Cookbook.”

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2013

    Also, is Britney Spears really the new queen of the Strip?

  • Features

    Wednesday, March 20, 2013

    Sashimi: part of a zen lunch at Social House inside Crystals.

  • A&E

    Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011

    The inaugural L.A. Food and Wine Festival at Nokia Plaza's L.A. Live on Oct. 15, 2011.

  • A&E

    Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011

    The inaugural L.A. Food and Wine Festival at Nokia Plaza's L.A. Live on Oct. 15, 2011.

  • A&E

    Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011

    The inaugural L.A. Food and Wine Festival at Nokia Plaza's L.A. Live on Oct. 15, 2011.

  • A&E

    Thursday, Oct. 27, 2011

    The inaugural L.A. Food and Wine Festival at Nokia Plaza's L.A. Live on Oct. 15, 2011.