B&Bs are rare in Las Vegas Valley

So you’re planning a trip to Las Vegas, but resorts on the Strip, their poorer cousins downtown or one of the scores of name-brand, cookie-cutter places in scattered commercial zones around the valley are not your cup of tea.

UNLV roundup: Softball opens with split

Katie Uriarte hit a three-run home run, and Amanda Oliveto allowed one run in a five-inning, complete-game 10-1 victory for the UNLV softball team over No. 18 Louisville in its season opener — and first game under coach Lisa Dodd — Friday at the Sportco Kick-Off Classic at Eller Media Stadium.