8 best hotels on the Las Vegas Strip

In just over four miles, this ribbon of concrete travels from ancient Egypt and medieval England to New York, Paris, the tropics and, eventually, modern-day Venice. Over the decades, these hotels have gone from simply grand — think the Stardust Resort and Casino — to ginormous (MGM Grand, Caesars Palace, Aria Las Vegas). By the […]

Nevada’s middle class shrinking, says Las Vegas business group

The Las Vegas Strip is seen from a Henderson neighborhood on Friday, October 5, 2018. (Michael Quine/Las Vegas Review-Journal) @Vegas88s Nevada’s economy is stronger than it’s been in years; the state leads the nation in both job growth and population growth, and employment rates are at an all-time high, according to the Bureau of Labor […]

Southern Nevada housing authority may use reserves for rental subsidies

The Southern Nevada Regional Housing Authority is considering dipping into $13 million of its reserves to cover rental assistance payments in March if the federal funding stream for the subsidies dries up because of the ongoing government shutdown. The money would pay private landlords who rent to low-income, elderly or disabled people enrolled in the […]

Clear skies, weakening winds in Las Vegas Valley forecast

Nevada State Troopers are seen at Mount Charleston on Tuesday, Jan. 15, 2019, in Las Vegas. Benjamin Hager Las Vegas Review-Journal Mostly clear skies and light winds are in the forecast after a windy start to the week, the National Weather Service said. Winds on Tuesday should blow between 10 and 20 mph, the weather […]

The Ladder: Las Vegas real estate company lands new vice president of construction

Grand Canyon Development Partners, a Las Vegas-based real estate development and construction management company, announced the hiring of Tim Lockett as vice president of construction. Lockett will oversee the construction budget for each project, project and site managers, develop bid packages, plan construction schedules and ensure they are met in a timely manner, provide progress […]

Las Vegas, NV Author Publishes Novel

(PRLEAP.COM) Wish, a new book by C. Dow Moore, has been released by Dorrance Publishing Co., Inc. After a nasty divorce, Scott is trying to discover who he is as a person and become the man his son deserves. After starting a new job at Granted Wishes Village, Scott finds himself involved in a mess […]

Frontier launches nonstop flights from Las Vegas to Mexican resorts

Frontier Airlines has announced new service from Las Vegas starting in September. The airline will add flights to Washington’s Dulles International Airport and Cleveland’s Hopkins International Airport. (AP Photo/David Zalubowski, file) Frontier Airlines has launched new nonstop flights between Las Vegas and a pair of Mexican resort destinations. The Denver-based ultra-low-cost carrier began service between […]

Internet, computer access limited for some Las Vegas residents

Tom Sommer, branch manager at West Las Vegas Library, talks about the internet and computer services offered at the library in Las Vegas on Thursday, Dec. 13, 2018. Chase Stevens Las Vegas Review-Journal @csstevensphoto Children work on computers in the homework help center at West Las Vegas Library in Las Vegas on Thursday, Dec. 13, […]

Primm’s Fashion Outlets of Las Vegas faces grim future

Fashion Outlets of Las Vegas in Primm, Nev., Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018. Chitose Suzuki Las Vegas Review-Journal @chitosephoto Shoppers walk through the Fashion Outlets of Las Vegas in Primm, Nev., Saturday, Nov. 3, 2018. Chitose Suzuki Las Vegas Review-Journal @chitosephoto Shoppers walk through the Fashion Outlets of Las Vegas in Primm, Nev., Saturday, Nov. 3, […]