THIS JUST IN!!!
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.
Police-themed cause still hosing folks in Las Vegas (Law Enforcement for a Safer America PAC, d/b/a Police Officers Support Association, spent nothing on the stated cause), NewToLasVegas.com, January 17, 2020.
It Didn’t Stay Here: East Coast municipal manager allegedly used stolen loot for Las Vegas travel (Lisa M. Moore faces charges she took $3.2 million from a small Pennsylvania township), NewToLasVegas.com, January 14, 2020.
Las Vegas injured-cop charity still spends way more on overhead than police (Injured Police Officers Fund is murky on where other money goes), NewToLasVegas.com, December 26, 2019.
Dueling newspaper stories prove worth of Las Vegas JOA (Were the suing-each-other Las Vegas Review-Journal and Las Vegas Sun covering the same hearing about themselves?), NewToLasVegas.com, December 16, 2019.
America’s Top Charities 2019 (Annual list of nation’s 100 largest has a declining United Way Worldwide still on top), with narrative sidebar on methodology and suggestions, Forbes.com, December 11, 2019.
Another PAC posing as a charity plagues Las Vegas (Breast Cancer Health Council PAC, a d/b/a used by Zachary Bass’s Community Health Council PAC, spends nil fighting cancer), NewToLasVegas.com, December 6, 2019.
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