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    Let's gloss over why in the world it took this long and rejoice in the fact that pedestrians will no longer feel the need to dart across traffic when visiting the Welcome to Las Vegas sign. Yesterday, a new pedestrian crosswalk was activated, complete...

    Apr 24, 9:38 PM
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    The phrase isn't "everything must go" for nothing. Riviera may close its doors at noon on May 4, but they'll reopen again ten days later for a massive liquidation sale. NCL (National Content Liquidators) will begin selling off just about everything it can from...

    Apr 24, 8:39 PM
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    Fight weekend. If you read that with more dread than excitement (especially when combined with Derby madness and Cinco de Mayo celebrations), there are two more off-beat events set for the same weekend that will get you off the Strip. Way off the Strip....

    Apr 24, 8:01 PM
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    The long walk to the Strip entrance of Bally's has disappeared behind the recently(ish) opened Grand Bazaar Shops that nearly extend to Las Vegas Boulevard now. The first shops actually opened February 26, but it was a recent visit to Bellagio that spurred us...

    Apr 24, 2:37 PM
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    You notice a lot of different things when walking through casinos every week. Sometimes, people catch the eye. Maybe, it’s a drink. Maybe, it’s something new on the floor. See something once and it’s just another ship passing in the night. See it twice...

    Apr 24, 1:39 PM
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    Looking down the Strip from the top. Just a quick note to everyone that you should stop by the Foundation Room at Mandalay Bay if you get a chance. Many visitors tend to overlook the high-end lounge since it is over on the south...

    Apr 24, 11:46 AM
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    Friday, Hard Rock Live on The Strip will host the regional finals of its global battle of the bands, Hard Rock Rising. Hundreds of acts from around the world hope to emerge victorious at the finale set for July in Barcelona. Two previous rounds...

    Apr 23, 9:21 PM
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    Sometimes, you're not headed to Vegas. (#sadface) Sometimes, you're headed elsewhere. But, where should you stay? What should you do? Our brah, Jaunted, reports on the latest in global travel while big sis, HotelChatter, keeps track of the hotel industry worldwide. Check out what...

    Apr 23, 8:21 PM
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    In Las Vegas, it’s sometimes difficult to differentiate between PR hype and actual demand that deserves the hype. Before tickets for the Floyd Mayweather vs. Manny Pacquiao fight went on sale, it was easy to think that the hype was just hype. Even with...

    Apr 23, 7:49 PM