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.
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When it comes down to it, growing up in Las Vegas isn’t really that different from anywhere else, but the city does have some quirks.
Each year, tourists from around the country flock to celebrate the Fourth of July in Las Vegas — but it’s a great holiday for locals, too, in all corners of the valley.
Las Vegas celebrated the legalization of same-sex marriage in the only way it knows how: with big, bright lights shining through the night.
Global Beatles Day, founded in 2009, is a day to honor and celebrate the phenomenon and ideals of the Beatles. But how much do you know about their time in Las Vegas?
When planning a trip to Las Vegas, one might come across dozens of expired lists of things to do on your first time in Sin City, — psst, The Rat Pack doesn’t play at the Sands anymore — but the city changes as quickly as the face of a clock.
Some things are constant, year after year, like the moth “invasion” every spring, but Las Vegans tend to forget about it until it happens again, like many elements of summer in Las Vegas.
Consistently ranked one of the top 10 safest cities in the country, Henderson has a knack for providing a contrast to Las Vegas, only a few miles away.
While you can find a variety of helpful tips for your first time in Vegas, like how to stay safe, or how to find the best hotel, there are a few more things you should probably know, too.
Las Vegas ad campaigns are typically memorable, and rarely do they sell the city short. If they were just plain bad ads, it was probably because they’re outddated, which is the case with almost every Las Vegas ad after five years. Here are five cheesy Las Vegas commercials from the past.
While you would probably think buffets are the biggest food trend in Nevada, that’s not quite the case.
When it comes to betting in Vegas, it all comes down to the numbers — how much those cards add up to, how much you’ve won … or maybe how much you’ve lost. Either way, the numbers matter, which is why we want to put you to the test.
To raise awareness about the the extra risks children take during the hot months leading to more “drownings, recreational accidents and falls,” the National Safety Council has made June National Safety Month.
In a breakdown of numbers in a new report, Esmeralda County in Nevada has been, historically, one of the deadliest counties for driving in the nation. Clark County, on the other hand, has been one of the safest.
While “bring the kids” might not be on your Las Vegas to-do list, the city still offers a bunch of family-friendly attractions.
If you’re looking for some of the most well-known, expensive meals in Las Vegas, you’ll have to specify how far you want your dollar to go and for what.
Here’s a look at some of the most stereotypical Las Vegas stock images that locals can’t stand.
Lately, the lake has been known for its slow-growing bathtub ring and the meaning behind it, but it remains an expansive area offering every outdoor activity you can think of. How well do you know it?
Caesars Palace opened in 1966, looking nothing like the iconic multi-tower luxury hotel Las Vegas now knows. Today, the hotel features 3,960 rooms in six towers after five renovations since its opening.
While minimum wage employees are fighting for $9 or $15 wages, Nevada renters need to earn a lot more to live comfortably in a valley apartment, according to a new report.
The Las Vegas Valley is heating up — quick. Within a week, temperatures went from cool 80s to 104 on Sunday, tying a record for the day. Here are some tips on how to deal with the sweltering “dry heat.”
If you grew up anywhere in Nevada, chances are you remember some, if not all, the lyrics of “Home Means Nevada” from elementary school. You probably also remember a lot of the state’s symbols.
The Las Vegas skyline doesn’t even break the top 40 as one of the best, according to a ranking by Emporis, an international building database.