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  • As We See It

    Wednesday, March 9, 2011

    Also, Las Vegas Ski & Snowboard Resort is offering a great deal.

  • Gaming

    Wednesday, March 2, 2011

    Good news! Also, not-so-good news!

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, March 2, 2011

    A 19th century entertainment is sweeping Vegas.

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, March 2, 2011

    Also, yet another reason the Cosmopolitan is the coolest place ever.

  • Dining

    Thursday, Feb. 17, 2011

    What does it take to put out $45,000 worth of food every day? One Weekly writer finds out

  • Development

    Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011

    A new stadium could mean economic development, rather than devastation, for the area.

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2011

    Also, the Bellagio Gallery of Fine Art is closing its gift shop.

  • Casinos

    Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2011

    Resort fees are getting totally out of hand.

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Feb. 2, 2011

    Also, what we'd like to buy from the Hard Rock Hotel.

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011

    CES, AVN...what next? Oh yeah, guns.

  • Football

    Wednesday, Jan. 26, 2011

    Why do we call the Super Bowl the Big Game?

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2011

    Have slot machines become too entertaining?

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Jan. 19, 2011

    Also, we found out that Las Vegas rocks at tipping.

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011

    The fact is, we might never understand what motivated the shooter.

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Jan. 12, 2011

    Also, we discover the roots of UNLV's Barrick Museum.

  • Friday, Jan. 7, 2011

    What a tow truck takes from a Weekly writer, a casino gives back.

  • A&E

    Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011

    Rob Riggle has appeared in The Daily Show, SNL and The Hangover. What's next? A standup show at the Palms.

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2011

    Also, the Golden Nugget introduces the coolest ATM ever.

  • Features

    Thursday, Dec. 30, 2010

    News you missed, intriguing oddities and stories that inspired us or pissed us off.

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010

    One Weekly editor's holiday experiences in Sin City

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010

    Who's getting $1 million to play New Year's Eve?

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Dec. 29, 2010

    Really, she thought it was Trident.

  • Cosmopolitan

    Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2010

    In the weeks leading up to opening day at the Cosmopolitan, gaming blogs and message boards vibrated with a scandalous rumor.

  • A&E

    Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2010

    The Weekly's John P. McDonnall offers up three of Mr. Seinfeld's witty observations. For more, secure your ticket to the Colosseum on Dec. 26-27.

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2010

    Also, the Cosmo has our native Las Vegan considering going to the Strip more.

  • UNLV

    Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010

    The UNLV men’s basketball team is off to an impressive start, but apparently the good news has not reached some fans.

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Dec. 15, 2010

    Thinking about the Bellagio bandit and fancy art

  • Business

    Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010

    We’re dancing in the streets and toasting our yard-tall margaritas to the fact that a midsize company has decided not to leave Southern Nevada.

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010

    Also, you should check out the Las Vegas Philharmonic

  • CityCenter

    Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2010

    Here we separate the promises made, kept and broken.

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Dec. 1, 2010

    Also, we think you should check out the Left of Center Gallery.

  • As We See It

    Tuesday, Nov. 23, 2010

    Also, Sharron Angle finally speaks!

  • People

    Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2010

    Early last year, local antiques restorer had had enough.

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2010

    Also, we admit we're anxiously awaiting for the return of Britney.

  • Poker

    Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010

    Las Vegas’ answer to the tent revival

  • A&E

    Wednesday, Nov. 10, 2010

    Also, check out Thomas Willis' art at Trifecta Gallery.

  • Local Elections

    Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010

    You have to marvel at Harry Reid’s survival instincts, and two other thoughts.

  • First Friday

    Wednesday, Nov. 3, 2010

    What happens when The Wiggles meets So You Think You Can Dance?

  • Politics

    Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010

    The Weekly's John P. McDonnall will be live-blogging from the time polls close, at 7 p.m.

  • Politics

    Tuesday, Nov. 2, 2010

    Look who the Nevada press corps caught voting Tuesday morning in Reno.

  • A&E

    Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010

    "I’m not known for being literary 24/7, so Vegas definitely fits part of my personality."

  • Football

    Wednesday, Oct. 27, 2010

    Also, Cirque performers are real people. Who knew?

  • Features

    Thursday, Oct. 21, 2010

    When it comes to beer, the Weekly staff has varied tastes.

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010

    Here are some other overexposed phenomena that should be scaled back.

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Oct. 20, 2010

    Also, who benefits from moving the Gift of Lights? (Spoiler: No one.)

  • Thursday, Oct. 14, 2010

    How many live shows can you squeeze into 48 hours?

  • Crime

    Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010

    It’s 2 o’clock in the afternoon and I’m standing at the edge of what is supposedly America’s third most dangerous neighborhood.

  • As We See It

    Wednesday, Oct. 13, 2010

    Also, would you turn in your neighbor for driving with out-of-state license plates?

  • Events

    Wednesday, Oct. 6, 2010

    Your feet - they're for walking, running and - wine stomping?

  • Tuesday, Oct. 5, 2010

    The Pasta Shop Ristorante, noodle supplier to the Strip, brings its cozy vibe to Henderson.