The scars of the recession have largely faded from Las Vegas’ real estate market, but around town, there are still reminders of the boom and bust. An empty parcel of land off the south Strip was supposed to have a 26-story condo tower during the mid-2000s bubble. A vacant lot near The Orleans was earmarked for an $850 million project with two 36-story towers. A parcel at Tropicana Avenue and Interstate 15 now has two small hotels, but it was supposed to have a 41-story resort. Across from the SLS, a Walgreens occupies property that years ago was earmarked for an 80-story condo tower called Ivana Las Vegas. In the southwest valley, developers set out to build the multi-tower Sullivan Square. But today, the project site is just a giant hole in the ground.
An attempt by a good Samaritan to render aid on Thursday night in the southern Las Vegas Valley proved to be deadly to a 58-year-old man.
Franklin Barreto and Mark Payton each hit a three-run homer, and Sheldon Neuse also went deept as the Las Vegas Aviators beat the Tacoma Rainiers 8-2 in the opening game of their series Thursday.
Alexis White scored in the 38th minute, and Taylor Thames had three saves in her first shutout to lead Cal State Northridge past UNLV 1-0 in both women’s soccer teams’ season opener.
Jon Gruden said the Packers, not the Raiders, were concerned about the condition of the field.
A moped driver was hospitalized in critical condition Thursday night after a crash near Russell and Pecos roads, the Metropolitan Police Department said.
The notoriety they get is sickening to watch.
Laws and regulations often make the problem worse.
The Clark County School District and Superintendent Jesus Jara should be ready to use all the tools at their disposal to prevent a strike.