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A reason to smile: Some Las Vegas-area businesses reopen

by Katelyn Newberg on

George Lovitt doesn’t want anyone spreading the coronavirus, and he even turned away customers who refused to wear a mask into his store on Saturday, the first day it was allowed to be open in weeks.... Read full article

Frequent visitor hoping Las Vegas will be as fun as it has been

by Richard N. Velotta on

Tony Iori typically visits Las Vegas multiple times a year, making him the prototype for the kind of visitor Las Vegas wants.... Read full article

More Las Vegas Valley restaurants announce reopening dates

by Madelon Hynes and Heidi Knapp Rinella on

The following is a list of restaurants that have announced their reopenings after the coronavirus shutdown, following procedures including social distancing, masks worn by employees, mandatory reservations and heightened sanitation measures.... Read full article

Shaquille O’Neal says he’s heard NBA team might move to Las Vegas

by Mark Anderson on

Rumors of an NBA team relocating to Las Vegas have been prevalent for a few years, and Hall of Famer and now analyst Shaquille O’Neal said on his podcast that it could happen sooner rather than later.... Read full article

Venetian to have EMTs, thermal cameras upon reopening

by Bailey Schulz on

The Venetian will have a team of emergency medical technicians available 24 hours a day to respond to suspected cases of the coronavirus when the property reopens.... Read full article

Las Vegas Drive-In closes a day after reopening

by Christopher Lawrence on

The great Las Vegas Drive-In experiment is over. A day after reopening for business, the drive-in announced it was closing yet again.... Read full article

Las Vegas couple lights up Red Rock with marriage proposal

by John Katsilometes on

Kyle Markman made a reservation at Red Rock Resort on Friday night. And we do mean, the entire hotel.... Read full article

Treasure Island planning to open May 15

by Bailey Schulz on

Treasure Island is planning to open its doors to guests May 15, even though Gov. Steve Sisolak said Wednesday that the statewide casino shutdown, currently set to end April 30, probably will be extended an undetermined amount of time.... Read full article

Eldorado, Caesars close steep ‘haircut’ deals to keep merger on track

by Richard N. Velotta on

Eldorado Resorts Inc. and Caesars Entertainment Corp. announced planned transactions Friday that will clear a path toward their merger by the end of June.... Read full article

Reopened Wynn Resorts will have thermal cameras, masks, CEO says

by Bailey Schulz on

Wynn Resorts Ltd.’s CEO hopes to see the Strip “slowly begin” to reopen in the next month, according to an updated health and sanitation plan published Sunday morning.... Read full article