Andy Lyons/Getty Images Despite the trip likely being more fun fun for the fans than the players, the Las Vegas Invitational is set to feature some thrilling basketball. Each of the four main teams involved has dreams of making the NCAA tournament. While there is a long season to add to a resume, winning games at this event will assist boost the profile right out of the gate. Additionally, these … Read the rest

By – Associated Press – Wednesday, November 26, 2014 LAS VEGAS (AP) – Las Vegas Ski & Snowboard Resort authorities say the destination won’t be opening Friday as planned while they wait for a storm to bring snow this weekend. Resort spokeswoman Veronica Kawka (KAWF-ka) asserted Tuesday in that the resort is hoping its winter season gets a Dec. 5 start. The resort is reliant on the cold kindness of … Read the rest

Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) November 26, 2014 LDI/LAS VEGAS – Christie® unveils its new Roadie 4K45 at the Live Design International (LDI) show, which takes place Nov. 21-23 at the Las Vegas Convention Center. The 1st company to reach 35,000 lumens, Christie has now attained a new brightness level for 3-chip DLP® with the new Roadie 4K45 – the brightest lamp-illuminated projector available which delivers 4K (4096 x 2160) resolution … Read the rest

<!– google_ad_section_start –> World-Class Destination Offers Scrumptious Culinary Creations, Festive Lights, Ice Skating, Holiday Cheer and Much More LAS VEGAS , Nov. 26, 2014 /CNW/ — Las Vegas transforms in to a winter wonderland to celebrate the holiday season by creating magical moments for each one visitor. Traditions run deep in the destination with holiday decor and displays, ice skating rinks and snow flurries. Holiday Lights Downtown Las Vegas kicks-off … Read the rest

Las Vegas, NV (PRWEB) November 26, 2014 Inspired by a number of life-disrupting experiences, the new book “Prevailing Over Insurmountable Odds: Discover My Secret for Defeating Cancer & Other Life Threatening Adversities” (published by iUniverse) by Writer Gary De Bellonia describes, in vivid detail, how the Writer – given only a 10 % chance of survival – not only defeated two advanced major cancers diagnosed eight many months apart despite … Read the rest

A topless, overweight guy wearing a Walmart cape and Halloween-themed boxer shorts grips his head (or is he holding his wrestling mask?) with his UFC-gloved hands. His girth indicates laziness. His Made-in-China apparel speaks to cheap labor. Looking out at the viewer with chagrin, he’s the timorous mascot of American consumption. Gig Depio’s “Born Free.” And this is only one of many paintings in Gig Depio’s A Brief History at … Read the rest

Home | Back Follow me on: News Local News November 25th, 2014 11:49 pm by Jeff Bobo MOUNT CARMEL — If Las Vegas were giving odds, not many people would have bet last year in that Chris Jones, former Mount Carmel cops officer and fire chief, would be involved in city government again. Jones was fired last year from the Mount Carmel Police Department amid allegations he had stolen drugs … Read the rest

Thanksgiving, Black Friday hours for Las Vegas area

(AP Image) LAS VEGAS (FOX5) – Whether you’re making a last-minute dash to the grocery store for the Thanksgiving meal, or planning to catch an early-bird special on Black Friday, here’s a list of operating hours for very popular stores in the Las Vegas Valley. Please note in that these hours are subject to alter by the retailer, and hours may vary from one location to another. We recommend calling … Read the rest

Ice Rink | Cosmopolitan of Las Vegas | November 13 & 21 Installation of an ice skating rink and festive winter lounge is in progress at the Cosmopolitan, Thursday Nov. 13, 2014. Growing up in the desert, I romanticized movies set in New York City as the holiday season approached. Overlooking the crazy snowstorms and cough-inducing cold, I’d gaze upon couples frolicking and sipping warm cocoa. Boys met girls and … Read the rest

LAS VEGAS — Metropolitan Las Vegas homes sold for a median price of $171,600 in October, an 11 % gain from a year ago, RealtyTrac reported Tuesday night. But in that increase was less than the 19 % jump in median prices from October 2012 to October 2013, reportedly the real estate analytics company from Irvine, Calif.Of the Las Vegas area housing sales last month, 33.6 % represented distressed or … Read the rest

New Delhi, Nov 25 : The Supreme Court Tuesday asserted in that betting by Gurunath Meiyappan – son-in-law of the sidelined BCCI president N. Srinivasan – was like insider trading wherein even if he was not placing bets in his own name, he was passing on the information to bookies. “It is like an insider trading. Even if Gurunath Meiyappan may not be betting in his own name, he was … Read the rest