THIS JUST IN!!!
Only in Nevada (even if not in Las Vegas) (State order formally declares prostitution a “nonessential business”), NewToLasVegas.com, March 22, 2020.
Social distancing Las Vegas-style (Tourists still crowd for photo at famous Strip icon), NewToLasVegas.com, March 20, 2020.
Coronavirus crisis suggests Las Vegas economy remains a one-trick pony (Since the Great Recession, there hasn’t been much diversification away from “sin stuff”), NewToLasVegas.com, March 18, 2020.
Far from Las Vegas, coronavirus and Thomas Paine legacy in New Rochelle (Illness containment zone includes political shrine where nothing political happened), NewToLasVegas.com, March 12, 2020.
Different names but same sketchy financials for Knoxville cancer charity trolling Las Vegas (United Cancer Support Foundation, d/b/a American Breast Cancer Support Association, has a very iffy provenance), NewToLasVegas.com, March 2, 2020.
New study ranks Las Vegas economy as very good but off a bit (Milken Institute report says Reno and Carson City did far better against peers), NewToLasVegas.com, February 26, 2020.
Las Vegas Sun story claiming victory in Review-Journal litigation omits major point (State judge upheld finding that Sheldon Adelson’s paper didn’t operate unfairly or in bad faith), NewToLasVegas.com, February 19, 2020.
Las Vegas billboards vie for attention with presidential caucuses (Big ads touting drunkenness, human sexuality, over-the-top lawyers greet candidates, national press), NewToLasVegas.com, February 13, 2020.
Las Vegas finally changes famous slogan, confirming role as bug light for mischief (The often-untrue “What Happens Here, Stays Here” officially becomes the more-true “What Happens Here, Only Happens Here”), NewToLasVegas.com, February 3, 2020.
New book paints namesake of Fremont Street in Las Vegas as the war criminal he was (Imperfect Union, by Steve Inskeep, recounts John C. Frémont’s slaughter of Indians and Latinos), NewToLasVegas.com, January 27, 2020.
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