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August 28, 2014

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Photo: Cheryl Burke and Mark Ballas celebrate their birth
Photos: Cheryl Burke, Mark Ballas celebrate birthdays at Tao, Tao Beach, Marquee
Tuesday, June 3, 2014
On Friday night, “Dancing With the Stars” pro dancers Cheryl Burke, Mark Ballas and Sharna Burgess dined at Tao in the Venetian with friends in celebration of Burke and Ballas’ birthdays (say that 10 times fast … OK, it’s actually fairly easy).
Photo: Caesars Palace President Gary Selesner and Caesars
Robin Leach in Macau: Venetian headliners Celine Dion and Manny Pacquiao
Thursday, May 29, 2014
No sooner do I step off the long flight from Las Vegas to Macau than I discover that Sheldon Adelson’s Venetian resort here has scored a double knockout with none other than Caesars Palace headliner Celine Dion and boxing champion Manny Pacquiao.
Photo: Executive chef David Middleton of DB Brasserie at
Photos: An Epicurean Affair to remember poolside at Palazzo
Wednesday, May 28, 2014
The Venetian and Palazzo last Thursday celebrated the fifth-annual Epicurean Affair foodie extravaganza hosted poolside at Palazzo this year by James Beard Award-winning chef Julian Serrano (Picasso at Bellagio and Julian Serrano at Aria).
Photo: Ryan Lewis and Macklemore celebrate Surrender's th
Celebrity preview: Cher, Bruno Mars, Macklemore & Ryan Lewis, Nicki Minaj, Rixton, world’s top DJs
Friday, May 23, 2014
There are more multimillionaire headliner DJs spinning in our beach clubs, dayclubs and nightclubs for the next 96 hours than there are big-time Hollywood and sports entertainers, and that’s something that could only happen in Las Vegas.
Photo: Chippendales' 10th anniversary with guest host Jak
Star Surveillance: Jake Pavelka, Tiger Woods, Lindsey Vonn, Ricky Martin, Shania Twain, Jeremy Lin
Wednesday, May 21, 2014
Former “The Bachelor” and “Dancing With the Stars” star Jake Pavelka dined at Stack in the Mirage and enjoyed oysters, hot rocks and wings before watching Cirque du Soleil’s “The Beatles Love.” Fans mobbed handsome actor Josh Henderson at the D Las Vegas.
Photo: Madonna backstage at the 2013 Billboard Music Awar
Celebrity preview: BBMAs, Tiger Woods, John Legend, HRC Gala, Phillip Phillips, ‘Mamma Mia!’
Friday, May 16, 2014
In space parlance: Las Vegas, we have a problem! It’s a sexually charged battle of the vivacious vixens. Breakout female rapper Iggy Azalea is likely to get very explicit Sunday at the 2014 Billboard Music Awards with her hit “Fancy.”
Photo: Comedienne, actress and co-creator of 2 Broke Girl
Standup meets makeup as Venetian launches all-female ‘Lipshtick’ comedy series
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Joy Behar, Rita Rudner and Lisa Lampanelli are among the comediennes appearing in the “Lipshtick: The Perfect Shade of Stand Up” lineup announced today by Whitney Cummings, co-creator of the CBS sitcom “2 Broke Girls,” at the Venetian.
Photo: Marquee is one of several Las Vegas Strip nightclu
Tablelist puts you in reserved seats at some of Strip’s hottest clubs
Thursday, May 15, 2014
App of the Week:
Imagine walking into a nightclub on the Strip and finding a VIP table reserved just for you and your friends. Later that night, you receive a visit from …
Photo: Buddy Valastro and Daniel Boulud attend the grand
Q+A: Chef Daniel Boulud is happy to be back — ‘we’re all lucky to have Las Vegas’
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Born on a farm in the French countryside, Daniel Boulud, 59, has become one of the most successful and famous chefs in America, and now he’s returned to the Strip to open his showcase DB Brasserie at the Venetian.
Photo: Mario Batali and Daniel Boulud attend the Night Ma
Venetian’s Mario Batali, Buddy Valastro, Thomas Keller, Daniel Boulud shine at Vegas Uncork’d
Thursday, May 15, 2014
Colorful “The Chew” TV star chef Mario Batali transformed his Carnevino at Palazzo into a sea of trademark orange for his “Beef and Barolo” extravaganza during the 2014 Vegas Uncork’d food-and-wine festival last week. It capped a day of golf at Cascata.
Photo: Chazz Palminteri at Lavo in the Palazzo.
Chazz is back! Palminteri’s solo show ‘A Bronx Tale’ is at Smith Center
Tuesday, May 13, 2014
Critics describe “A Bronx Tale” as a classic coming-of-age story about a young boy from a working-class family in one of the New York City boroughs who gets involved in organized crime. His bus-driver father tries to keep him on the straight-and-narrow.
Photo: Michael Sam celebrates at Tao on Saturday, May 10,
Photos: Michael Sam, boyfriend Vito Cammisano party at Tao post-NFL draft signing
Sunday, May 11, 2014
Boyfriend Vito Cammisano, who swam competitively for the University of Missouri, joined Michael Sam, a defensive end from the college who was drafted by the St. Louis Rams in the seventh round Saturday and was congratulated by President Obama.
Photo: Bobby Flay and Giada De Laurentiis, with Robin Lea
Photos: Night Market at Venetian, DB Brasserie, Giada opens June 3, Gordon Ramsay’s fourth L.V. venue
Friday, May 9, 2014
The world’s best chefs kicked off the first day of the eighth-annual Vegas Uncork’d by Bon Appetit with a nonstop parade of culinary genius at the Venetian all to coincide with the opening of kitchen king Daniel Boulud’s new DB Brasserie there.
Photo: Caesars Palace headliner Shania Twain attends Roun
Strip Scribbles: Shania Twain’s cause, Mr. Chow in Las Vegas and Jon Taffer’s ‘Hungry Investors’
Thursday, May 8, 2014
“Bar Rescue” host Jon Taffer tells me that they will film here, in L.A. and Dallas at struggling restaurants that have “amazing potential to succeed.” They will make life-altering investments into restaurants that demonstrate the most promise for success.
Photo: Marlena Shaw
Weekend Best Bets: Kevin James and Ray Romano, Marlena Shaw and ‘Coppelia’
Thursday, May 8, 2014
Celebrate Mother’s Day in style by taking Mom out for a day (and night) of great local entertainment and tasty cuisine in the Entertainment Capital of the World. Here’s a look at our weekend best bets.

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