THIS JUST IN!!!
Las Vegas as observed by Tom Wolfe in 1964 (Writer called Sin City “a resort for old people”), NewToLasVegas.com, May 23, 2018.
In Las Vegas, Nevada Secretary of State’s Office proves its incompetence yet again (Newspaper expose says agency accepted phony documents–just like what I wrote about in 1991), NewToLasVegas.com, May 18, 2018.
As feds ponder nuke dump near Las Vegas: Payback for decades of dirty dealings? (Bill that just passed the House would restart Yucca Mountain licensing process), NewToLasVegas.com, May 15, 2018.
It Didn’t Stay Here: 15% of all accusations against Bill Cosby cited Las Vegas (Two women testified at his criminal trial about attacks in Vegas, the same location mentioned by seven others), NewToLasVegas.com, May 1, 2018.
Far from Las Vegas, Curse of Lew Wallace resurfaces in New Mexico (Flub of 10 vetoes by Gov. Susana Martinez recalls prophecy of 19th century author of Ben-Hur), NewToLasVegas.com, April 25, 2018.
The Best Places To Retire In 2018 (Forbes highlights 25 places of varying size and character across the country, all of which we believe offer excellent retirement value), with SLIDE SHOW, Forbes.com, April 23, 2018.
Nevada State Museum, Las Vegas, may revise John C. Frémont exhibit after my criticisms (Official acknowledges war criminal acts, among other bad stuff, was left out of display), NewToLasVegas.com, April 23, 2018.
It Didn’t Stay Here: Alleged Pittsburgh-area fraud involved Las Vegas spending (Feds say George Retos Jr. used corporate assets as a “slush fund”), NewToLasVegas.com, April 18, 2018.
Another dodgy cancer charity comes a calling in Las Vegas (The Breast Cancer Charities of America spends very little of the donated cash fighting cancer), NewToLasVegas.com, April 12, 2018.
Las Vegas exhibit to open for war criminal John C. Frémont (By massacring Indians and Latinos, he helped open the West to gringos), NewToLasVegas.com, April 2, 2018. Updated with review of exhibit, April 6, 2018.
For earlier material, click on Archives link at top right