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Photo: Hunter Hayes opens for Carrie Underwood's
In L.V.: Jordan Belfort, Hunter Hayes, Capt. Richard Phillips, Jimmy Kimmel, One Republic
Tuesday, March 18, 2014
Disgraced Wall Street banker Jordan Belfort, whose story inspired Martin Scorsese’s Oscar-nominated film “The Wolf of Wall Street” starring Leonardo DiCaprio, will be a keynote speaker for Wine and Spirits Wholesalers of America at Caesars Palace on April 8.
Photo: The Spice Girls perform during the Closing Ceremon
Strip Scribbles: The Spice Girls in Las Vegas? Plus, CinemaCon, Smith Center and ‘Jubilee!’
Monday, March 17, 2014
Emma Bunton, aka Baby Spice, said: “We’re happy doing our own things, but who knows?” I do know that Scary Spice Mel B, who has been a Las Vegas regular after opening “Peepshow” at Planet Hollywood, is enthusiastic about a run of Spice Girl shows on the Strip.
Photo: James Watt and Martin Dickie.
Las Vegas’ Tenaya Creek Brewery lays claim to most expensive bottle of beer
Wednesday, March 12, 2014
James Watt and Martin Dickie of “Brew Dogs” decided that a bottle of Lowenbrau saved from the ill-fated Hindenburg airship that sold for $17,000 did not qualify for the craft beer record. That turned out to be another bottle of beer sold for $2,330 last year.
Photo: Britney Spears arrives at Planet Hollywood on Tues
Wicked Whispers & Racy Rumors: Britney Spears, Lego, Miss USA Pageant and Gallery Nightclub
Tuesday, March 11, 2014
Rumors were rife at midday that The Linq has set its High Roller observation wheel opening for April to coincide with pop princess Britney Spears’ “Britney: Piece of Me” residency return to The Axis at Planet Hollywood.
Photo: Veronic DiCaire performs during the
A woman of 50 voices, Veronic is at home on the range
Thursday, March 6, 2014
Veronic DiCaire has won the praise and respect of Celine Dion, her mentor and her show's co-producer, during her run at Bally’s. Dozens of voices populate the mind of Veronic, many more than the 50 or so she produces onstage every night.
Photo: Executive chef Olivier Dubreuil shows his exciteme
Counter Intelligence: French Master Chefs; 2014 Vegas Uncork’d demand skyrockets
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
The Venetian and Palazzo executive chef Olivier Dubreuil, who also is a Master Chef of France, masterminded the five-day event at the Venetian and Palazzo. “Being a Master Chef of France is the most envied title that chefs aspire to have.”
Photo: Celine Dion and Veronic Dicaire arrive at the
Celine Dion discusses her friend (and Strip rival) Veronic DiCaire at Bally’s
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
“Veronic has one of the best voices in the world. She doesn’t do just one style. My God, it’s like she sings one way, then she sings in another voice that’s better than the original. And then she sings one that nobody has ever touched,” says Celine Dion.
Photo: Kyle Busch celebrates his win in the NASCAR Sprint
Strip Scribbles: New NASCAR prediction; magician Tommy Wind; big Hershey bar
Wednesday, March 5, 2014
The Hauler Parade starts at 6 p.m. from South Point and proceeds north to Sahara Avenue before heading north on I-15 to Las Vegas Motor Speedway. On Thursday, the NASCAR Sprint Cup teams will be testing the new rules package from noon to 4 p.m.
Photo: Alex Yemenidjian, CEO of the Tropicana, and Judy C
Strip Scribbles: ‘Mamma Mia!’ casting; 75-foot-tall Hershey bar; GOP convention in Las Vegas?
Tuesday, March 4, 2014
Between now and mid-April, there will be “Mamma Mia!” rehearsals in New York. Then Las Vegas and New York crews, casts and musicians will start joint rehearsals at the Tropicana for the first performance May 8.
Photo: Rene Angelil and Celine Dion arrive at the
Celine Dion’s husband, Rene Angelil, recuperating after second battle with throat cancer
Monday, March 3, 2014,,20792961,00.html
Photo: Afrojack and Steve Aoki at XS in the Encore on Jul
Party on: Seven of 10 top-grossing U.S. nightclubs are in Las Vegas
Friday, February 28, 2014
Trade publication 'Nightclub & Bar' revealed its 2014 Top 100 list of the nation's top-earning nightlife venues, with the clubs and lounges of the Las Vegas Strip dominating the rankings.
Photo: Celebrity chef Bobby Flay goes over the menu with
Strip Scribbles: Vegas Uncork’d, Mario Batali, Britney Spears, Vanilla Ice and divorce parties
Thursday, February 27, 2014
Eight new attractions were revealed this morning, including a first-time collaborative dinner with star chefs Bobby Flay and Giada de Laurentiis; lunch with Thomas Keller; and celebrity golf at the Cascata course and a Burger Bash with Mario Batali.
Photo: Renderings of The Cromwell on the Strip.
Caesars sets May 21 as opening day for Cromwell hotel at center Strip
Monday, February 24, 2014
As rooms go on sale this morning for the new Cromwell hotel at center Strip, we have a preview of its 19 new luxury suites, the spacious one- to six-bedroom floor plans and its new casino gaming area. Each suite at the upscale boutique hotel has its own style scheme.
Photo: Ice Cube performs at Hakkasan on Tuesday, Feb. 18,
Pure, LAX and Chateau to get makeovers in acquisition by Hakkasan Group?
Thursday, February 20, 2014
Once the Pure transformation is complete, Hakkasan will upgrade LAX at Luxor and Chateau at Paris, but bigger blockbuster discussions have centered on a Hakkasan hotel on the Strip. (Fontainebleau could be an easy and fast acquisition and refurbishing.)
Photo: Megan Massacre.
Strip Scribbles: Celine’s back; MAGIC with Megan Massacre; Terry Fator’s DVD; and UNLVino’s 40th
Tuesday, February 18, 2014
Superstar Celine Dion’s secrets of her backstage Colosseum couture wardrobe by the world’s top designers spilled out this week. The dressers start work each day of Celine’s shows at 1 p.m. prepping her wardrobe.

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