THIS JUST IN!!!
Post-pandemic, what will be left of the Las Vegas Strip? (Social distancing will retard recovery of the Sin City economy), NewToLasVegas.com, May 25, 2020.
Far from Las Vegas, did Gannett claim Pulitzer Prize credit for papers it didn’t own? (Media company cites a big number far above honors won on its watch), NewToLasVegas.com, May 6, 2020.
Carolyn Goodman isn’t the mayor of the Las Vegas Strip, or me (She draws national scorn for CNN interview calling for economic reopenings but disclaiming the coronavirus consequences), NewToLasVegas.com, April 22, 2020.
Watching the pandemic play itself out in Las Vegas–a century ago (Coverage by a local newspaper suggests eerie parallels with today’s coronavirus crisis), NewToLasVegas.com, April 13, 2020.
From Las Vegas, thoughts on the pandemic recession and the election (Economic downturns last on average 20 months, which would be well past the 2020 presidential election), NewToLasVegas.com, April 9, 2020.
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.
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