The Las Vegas Aces bench players were a key part in the team’s 86-54 victory over the Dallas Wings. LVRJ host Cassie Soto and Aces beat writer Sam Gordon break down the win, as well as fill fans in on what they need to know about the Aces rematch against the Washington Mystics after the game was cancelled due to an earthquake in early July.
The Las Vegas Aces showed no signs of fatigue after the WNBA All-Star break, beating the Dallas Wings 86-54. Head coach Bill Laimbeer is proud of his team for getting a big win at home and being able to do so with bench players.
Don Webb, chief operating officer of the LV Stadium Co., gives the Review-Journal a tour of the Raiders headquarters under construction in Henderson. (Rachel Aston/Las Vegas Review-Journal)
Bianca Zepeva, a shaker at Black Tap Craft Burgers & Beer at The Venetian in Las Vegas, makes a State Fair CrazyShake with a kettle corn rim, caramel, corn-based ice cream, popcorn brittle, crushed kettle corn, sprinkles and a cherry. (Heidi Knapp Rinella/Review-Journal)
Finn Carter appears in court.
A woman accused of trafficking an 11-year-old girl on the Strip agreed to plead guilty to a child abuse charge, her attorney said. Gigi Mitchell, 40, faces several counts of child abuse and one count of child sex trafficking. The 11-year-old girl told social worker Felicia Tucker that she was a “hustler” and entered nightclubs where she drank and flirted with men.
With the latest surge of grasshoppers in the Las Vegas Valley, Evel Pie on Fremont decided to create the Canyon Hopper pizza with grasshoppers sourced from Oaxaca, Mexico.