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September 23, 2014

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Kerry Simon and Elizabeth Blau attend the Simon Says Fight MSA benefit at Keep Memory Alive event center Thursday, Feb. 27, 2014, in downtown Las Vegas.
Preview: Kerry Simon nominated in three categories at Silver State Culinary Awards
Dining:
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
Competition will be tough tonight at the Silver State Culinary Awards benefiting the Epicurean Charitable Foundation. More than 13,000 votes from the culinary community have been cast for top chefs and restaurants battling in 16 categories.
Taylor Swift performs during the second day of the 2012 iHeartRadio Music Festival at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012.
Celebrity preview: iHeartRadio, Mr. Olympia, 30 Seconds to Mars, Diana Ross, Chippendales
Las Vegas:
Friday, September 19, 2014
It’s brains, beauty, brawn and beer this weekend in Las Vegas, and even though 2014 iHeartRadio Music Festival superstars will flash their magnetic appeal, it will be the competitors at Mr. Olympia who will flex their muscles along with the handsome hunks of Chippendales.
Vocalist Michael Monge is shown greeting guests during a performance at Eastside Lounge at Encore on Aug. 4, 2014.
Michael Monge, Steve Wynn’s handpicked crooner, extended through ’15 at Encore
Thursday, September 18, 2014
In February, Michael Monge was singing at Bice Italian restaurant and lounge in Boca Raton, Fla. Steve Wynn happened to be in the audience that night and noted the vocal and even physical similarities between Monge and Wynn’s old friend ...
Channing Tatum and Mila Kunis attend the Warner Bros. presentation at 2014 CinemaCon on Thursday, March 27, 2014, in Caesars Palace.
Strip Scribbles: Big & Rich, Tiesto, Channing Tatum and Niall Horan
Las Vegas:
Monday, September 15, 2014
Hakkasan at MGM Grand resident DJ Tiesto took over the hotspot for a Gold Party edition of his “Club Life” as he celebrated two of his 2014 singles going gold — “Wasted” featuring Matthew Koma and “Red Lights.”
Sheldon Adelson and Elaine Wynn at Buddy V’s Ristorante in Palazzo on Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013.
Strip Scribbles: Elaine Wynn honored in NYC; Keep Memory Alive 5th anniversary
Las Vegas:
Thursday, September 11, 2014
It’s National Preparedness Month, and the team members at the Venetian and Palazzo want hundreds of volunteers to join them in an ambitious undertaking from Sept. 20-21 for the American Red Cross and nonprofit Clean the World.
Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert arrive at the 47th Annual Academy of Country Music Awards at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Sunday, April 1, 2012.
Strip Scribbles: Caesars denies Blake Shelton, Miranda Lambert $1 million reports
Wednesday, September 3, 2014
Officials at Caesars Entertainment and AEG Live have officially denied reports about country superstar husband-and-wife Blake Shelton and Miranda Lambert turning down a $1 million concert offer. Star names are floating to fill in during Celine Dion’s absence.
Ryan Lochte, center, and friends at Encore Beach Club on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2014, in Las Vegas.
Ryan Lochte toasts birthday weekend at Tao, Encore, Andiamo and — Men of the Strip
Photos:
Wednesday, September 3, 2014
What would Ryan Lochte do? The Olympic swimming champion turned The Big 3-0 on Aug. 3, and belated birthday plans called for a celebration over Labor Day Weekend in Las Vegas, one of the heartthrob’s favorite party destinations.
Keith Urban performs during the Academy of Country Music's "Party for a Cause Festival" Saturday, April 5, 2014.
LDW celebrity preview: Keith Urban, Nico & Vinz, Jason Derulo, Ed Sheeran, Lil Jon, Puff Daddy
Friday, August 29, 2014
It’s a holiday weekend almost as big as New Year’s and certainly with as many big-name entertainers and star-DJ party people as you would expect for Dec. 31. Our LVCVA is predicting that LDW will attract 313,000 visitors, giving us a $208 million economic boost.
Michael Jackson performs during his "HIStory Tour Part II" across Germany and Europe at the Weserstadion in Bremen, Germany, on May 31, 1997.
New book ‘Remember the Time’ offers different take on Michael Jackson
Thursday, August 28, 2014
The King of Pop would be celebrating his 55th birthday Friday if he were still alive and hadn’t died in June 2009. Books have been written about Michael Jackson, shows have been staged, and a legion of lookalike dancers have tried to duplicate his moves.
Justin Timberlake performs at MGM Grand Garden Arena on Friday, Nov. 29, 2013, in Las Vegas.
Celebrity preview: Will.I.Am, Justin Timberlake, Jake Owen, Mario, Counting Crows, Lynyrd Skynyrd
Friday, August 8, 2014
If laughter is the best medicine, we’ll have a lot of very healthy people on and off the Strip this weekend. The kings and queens of comedy are reigning along with crown prince of pop Justin Timberlake, who leads a music invasion that includes a two-day ukulele festival.
An exterior view of the Wynn and Encore Tuesday, November 15, 2011.
Wynn Resorts 2nd-quarter profit rises on Las Vegas strength
Tuesday, July 29, 2014
Wynn Resorts Ltd.'s second-quarter earnings increased 57 percent, bolstered by strong results in Las Vegas. The casino operator's adjusted profit topped...
Trent Reznor of Nine Inch Nails at the Joint on Friday, Nov. 15, 2013, at Hard Rock Hotel Las Vegas.
Celebrity preview: Lady Gaga, NIN, Soundgarden, Brody Jenner, Miss USA, Jesse McCartney
Friday, July 18, 2014
“Don’t be a drag, just be a queen.” “Head like a hole, black as your soul, I’d rather die than give you control.” “Black hole sun, won’t you come and wash away the rain.” Turning off the iPod now. For now. Music is in the forefront in Las Vegas this weekend.
Shane Sice, 25, of Ireland, pictured here Friday, March 8, 2013, is part of the exchange program at Ri Ra Irish Pub in Mandalay Place in Las Vegas.
Strip Scribbles: International Beer Day, National Tequila Day, Alibi, Matthew Koma, AVN Novelty Expo
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
Drink up! On Friday, Aug. 1, partygoers can raise a pint to International Beer Day with an #InstaGuinness party at Ri Ra Las Vegas in Mandalay Place. The celebration marks the popular Irish pub’s fourth year as an official IBD participant.
This artist's rendering released Wednesday, March 27, 2013, by Wynn Resorts shows a proposed resort casino on the banks of the Mystic River in Everett, Mass.
Boston mayor: ‘No-win’ situation with Wynn; will boycott arbitration
Tuesday, July 15, 2014
State gambling regulators are weighing how to respond to Boston Mayor Marty Walsh's refusal to participate in arbitration with Wynn Resorts for a ...
Celine Dion and Bailey Dunn, the daughter of Richard Dunn, at the Colosseum on Friday, July 4, 2014, at Caesars Palace.
Strip Scribbles: Richard Dunn vs. Jimmy Fallon? Plus, John Mayer, Ana ‘Hurricane’ Julaton, KISS
Monday, July 14, 2014
Dunn emailed our vacationing Robin Leach: “I tried, to no avail, to get bumped on Friday. But I thought you might be interested in a fun little clip I did to try and entice Jimmy Fallon to have me on ‘The Tonight Show’ for a lip-sync battle.”
Steve Wynn, Andrea Wynn, Trisha Yearwood and Garth Brooks backstage at Encore Theater in the Wynn before Brooks' final performance Saturday, Nov. 17, 2012.
Strip Scribbles: Garth Brooks takes control; Giada to serve lunch; Ray Nisi dies; Lipshtick debuts
Thursday, July 10, 2014
If you don’t like the way things are done, then do it yourself — and that’s exactly what superstar and former Wynn Las Vegas headliner Garth Brooks did this morning in offering his music for the first time online without the help of iTunes.
"The Hangover" actors, from left, Zach Galifianakis, Bradley Cooper, Ed Helms and Justin Bartha, appear in a scene at Caesars Palace's reception area.
Las Vegas is placing its bets on Hollywood
Wednesday, July 9, 2014
http://touch.latimes.com/#section/-1/article/p2p-80752235/
A view of Wynn Las Vegas and Encore, along with the rest of the Las Vegas Strip, taken from a Maverick Helicopter above Southern Nevada on Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2013.
In Las Vegas, defying the odds of reality
Monday, July 7, 2014
http://www.nytimes.com/2014/07/08/us/in-las-vegas-defying-the-odds-of-reality.html?_r=0
Chris Weidman celebrates his UFC 175 victory over Lyoto Machida at Surrender on Saturday, July 5, 2014, in Encore.
Photos: Chris Weidman celebrates UFC 175 victory at Surrender
Sunday, July 6, 2014
Weidman, who enjoyed Grey Goose and cranberry, thanked fans and posed for photographs all night. He posted on his Instagram and Twitter: “After a tough battle tonight, it was great to celebrate with my friends and family @SurrenderVegas.”
Kim Kardashian, center, with sisters Khloe Kardashian Odom and Kourtney Kardashian, celebrates her 33rd birthday on Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, at Tao in the Venetian.
Celebrity preview: Khloe Kardashian, Papa Roach, Queen, Pauly D, Nick Cannon, Thunder
Friday, July 4, 2014
Today’s packed excitement is just the start of the three-day holiday weekend with plenty of fun set for Saturday and Sunday. Even Khloe Kardashian is in town to celebrate her 30th birthday at Tao in the Venetian.
Ne-Yo hosts and performs at Pure on Tuesday, Dec. 31, 2013, in Caesars Palace.
Tonight in L.V.: Las Vegas Sin, Snoop Dogg, Ne-Yo, UFC stars, Gloriana
Thursday, July 3, 2014
Those gorgeous gridiron girls from the Las Vegas Sin formerly of the Lingerie Football League and now the Legends Football League take on Western Conference rival the Chicago Bliss in the last home game of the season at the Thomas & Mack Center.
Alexis Bellino, second from right, and friends at Encore Beach Club on Saturday, June 28, 2014, in Encore Las Vegas.
Photos: Alexis Bellino rocks bikini for friend’s birthday at Encore Beach Club
Monday, June 30, 2014
Blonde bombshell Alexis Bellino of “The Real Housewives of Orange County” fame partied with husband Jim Bellino and her gal pals Saturday at Andrea’s and the adjoining Encore Beach Club and Surrender. The stay-at-home mother showed off her bikini body.
Actor Cuba Gooding Jr. at the 2014 NHL Awards in Encore Theater on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at Wynn Las Vegas.
Show him the tequila! Cuba Gooding Jr. ‘a hot mess’ at 2014 NHL Awards at Wynn
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
NHL writers and critics lambasted presenter Cuba Gooding Jr. overnight. One called him “out of control.” Sean Gentile, who writes the official NHL report, went as far as to say, “He may have been banned from NHL events for the rest of his life.”
Sidney Crosby of the Pittsburgh Penguins with his Ted Lindsay, Art Ross and Hart Memorial trophies at the 2014 NHL Awards in Encore Theater on Tuesday, June 24, 2014, at Wynn Las Vegas.
Unofficial honors from the 2014 NHL Awards at the Wynn
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
The Kats Report Bureau at this writing is the media center of the 2014 NHL Awards at Encore Ballroom. The awards, being broadcast live on NBC Sports Network from Encore Theater in Wynn Las Vegas, caps days of frivolity and victory-lap parading. ...
Members of the Los Angeles Kings celebrate their second Stanley Cup title in three years Thursday, June 19, 2014, at XS in Encore.
Photos: Stanley Cup champions Los Angeles Kings continue celebration at XS
Wednesday, June 25, 2014
Less than one week after their big win over the New York Rangers — they were victorious in the series 4-1, with two of the wins in overtime — the Los Angeles Kings were welcomed into XS by light wands as they descended the stairs.
Ed Helms, Bradley Cooper, Justin Bartha and Zach Galifianakis give "The Hangover" co-star Heather Graham a lift.
Star Surveillance: ‘The Hangover House,’ Nicolas Cage, Jared Leto, R.J. Mitte, Michael Strahan
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
“Entertainment Tonight” cameras captured The Influential House social media events during 2014 EDC with Mike Tyson, Drake Bell, Kennedy Summers (2014 Playboy POTY), Nick Cannon, the “iCarly,” cast, Calvin Harris, Crystal Hefner and more.
Patrice Bergeron of the Boston Bruins stands with the Selke Trophy for best defensive forward during the 2012 NHL Awards on Wednesday, June 20, 2012, at Wynn Las Vegas.
Sports, Hollywood and music stars hit the Wynn for 2014 NHL Awards
Tuesday, June 24, 2014
Members of the 2014 Stanley Cup champion the Los Angeles Kings will walk the red carpet with the iconic trophy, their second win in three years, and ice-hockey fans are invited to watch the celebrations starting at 2 p.m. PST.

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