Remembering Senator Harry Reid: December 2nd, 1939 – December 28th, 2021

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I knew Harry Reid. He was one of my mentors in a way. We re-met in 1966 when I was the featured sports columnist for the Las Vegas Sun. Harry loved going to the fights, be it a major championship bout at the Las Vegas Convention Center, or the fights promoted by Bill Miller at […]

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Remembering the Frontier Strike: 30 Years Later

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The Neon Museum, 770 N. Las Vegas Blvd., Las Vegas, Nev. 89101, will host a panel discussion, “Remembering the Frontier Strike: 30 Years Later” on Thursday, Sept. 30 at 6:30 p.m. in-person at the museum and virtually via livestream on Facebook. In September 1991, one of the longest labor strikes in U.S. history began as […]

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LVMS Pennzoil 400 Tickets Sell Out; Alsco Uniforms 300 and Bucked Up 200 Still Available

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The March 7 Pennzoil 400 Presented by Jiffy Lube at Las Vegas Motor Speedway is sold out. Due to a limited-capacity requirement imposed by the Southern Nevada Health District, the speedway has reached its allowable threshold and no longer can sell tickets to the NASCAR Cup Series event. Tickets do remain for both the Alsco Uniforms 300 NASCAR Xfinity Series races on Saturday, […]

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FANTASY Returns to the Luxor Hotel and Casino

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Las Vegas’ iconic female revue, FANTASY, is returning to Luxor Hotel and Casino on the Las Vegas, following the state-wide pause. Recently relocated to the Luxor Theater, the captivating production will remain socially distanced while entertaining audiences with a cast of gorgeous showgirls and the powerhouse vocals of Lorena Peril. Due to popular demand, FANTASY […]

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Plaza Hotel & Casino Commemorates Breast Cancer Awareness Month

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Led by its CEO, Jonathan Jossel, the Plaza Hotel & Casino will commemorate October as Breast Cancer Awareness month with special offers at Oscar’s and in its bingo room, the only one in downtown Las Vegas, all to benefit the American Cancer Society (ACS). Supporting breast cancer research is personal for Jossel, whose mother is […]

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Boy Scouts of America – Scouting for Food Drive 2020

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The Las Vegas Area Council, Boy Scouts of America (BSA), are retooling their Scouting for Food Drive beginning Wednesday, April 22, 2020. In response to The Salvation Army Southern Nevada’s service to the Las Vegas valley and beyond, their food pantries are being depleted. Even the 135,000 pounds of food collected by the Scouts in […]

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Super Summer Theatre, The Neon Museum, LVMS Blood Drive & More

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Well, gang, how is everyone out there doing? As you, I’m hunkered down too. So  I thought I would send you any pertinent information that perhaps you would like to check out while being hunkered down at home.  This is what’s going on in our village now or in the future. The first article dealing […]

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NASCAR Weekend 2020 at the Las Vegas Motor Speedway

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Well, gang the “Boys of Thunder” will be arriving this week, forsaking the annual “Parade of NASCAR Haulers on the Las Vegas Strip,” due to the Daytona 500 being moved to Monday afternoon, thereby making the cross-country journey running a wee bit to-tight for the parade. And since you already know where I’ll be I […]

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