While many locals will grumble at a few streets that don't seem to make sense around Southern Nevada, many were named with purpose.
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As far as geo-located data is concerned, Las Vegas and Paradise are two different places — which is why both ended up with totally different opinions of tourists.
For the last 50 years, Nevada's popularity has surrounded Las Vegas and Reno, but it wasn't always that way. Before gaining statehood, Nevada was a known mining state. Of those towns and cities built for silver digging, few survived — while more than 150 years later, others thrive.
With all of the things Nevandans must worry about — politics, the economy, the reputation of the state — residents of the Silver State searched some pretty interesting things. Here are some bizarre searches that more Nevadans are searching for compared to the rest of the U.S.
After a year-long absence from show business, Celine Dion returns to the Las Vegas stage on Thursday. Here are five things you may not know about her.
Since the first implosion in the Las Vegas Valley in 1993, they've become major events celebrating the new and remembering the old.
Not everyone who moves to Las Vegas comes for weekend life on the Strip. In fact, you won't find too many native Las Vegans on the Strip on any given night, unless they work there, of course.
The first nuclear weapon was used in warfare 70 years ago on Aug. 6, 1945, killing more than 66,000 people and destroying the Japanese city of Hiroshima. What would it have done to Southern Nevada?
August 5th marked the 49th birthday of the luxury hotel-casino Caesars Palace on the Las Vegas Strip. So, how well do you know it?
The Flamingo, nearly at the center of the Las Vegas Strip, has been around longer than any other resort in the Las Vegas Valley. Here are five things you might not know about it.
If you go to school at University of Nevada, Las Vegas, fly into McCarran International Airport or party on the Las Vegas Strip, you're technically not in Las Vegas — you're in Clark County.
Las Vegas locals and tourists are really one in the same, just with different goals. Sometimes it's easy to spot the tourist — especially on the Strip — and at other times you'll accidentally assume a local is a tourist.
The Las Vegas Strip has long been famous for its massive luxury resorts, quirky themes and non-stop action, but rarely do visitors (and even some many locals) know the stories behind the icons.
While traveling from California for one night in Las Vegas isn't unheard of at all, not many take the opportunity to make a timelapse of the city.
Backpacking through Europe, hiking in a new part of your state, taking a personal day at the beach — all of these can be and are frequently done by solo travelers — so why should a trip to Las Vegas be any different?
Sure, the Las Vegas Strip is obviously where tourists want to spend their vacation, but more and more visitors are extending their trips further north to downtown — as well as becoming a regular go-to for locals.
While Nevada is one of the best in the nation when it comes to road quality, some Las Vegas residents were still upset with the condition of a few of the valley’s roads — but they are getting fixed.
As much as locals love Las Vegas, sometimes you have to get away from it all for a day, or even an afternoon. Luckily, the desert (and even the city) is full of surprises and quiet places to avoid the hustle and bustle of Sin City.
Since the day it opened, the Bellagio has been one of the most iconic hotel-casinos on the Las Vegas Strip. Now surrounded by an Eiffel Tower replica, the country's largest observation wheel and, of course, the Stratosphere, the Bellagio has stood out for its unique features.
Nevada is second to last in the nation when it comes to states with the most urban roads in need of repair — meaning only 8 percent of the state‘s roads need work, but what are the roads that need it most?
Nevada had one of the highest rates of teen pregnancy in the nation in 2013, but an analysis found the numbers in each county had dropped a tremendous amount over five years.
Everyone knows what it‘s like to grow up in small towns, but every big city has its own flavor that sticks with the born-and-raised — even Las Vegas, despite the major suburb factor.
When you think of what might make a state the most "American," you might think of things related to stereotypes, foreign relations or patriotism, but according to a new ranking, Nevada is the least American state in the nation.
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