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The Weekly gets its first taste of the new brew.

Stone Brewing brings back Ruination with a 2.0 double IPA

The Weekly gets its first taste of the new brew.

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    A smart diet, including hemp gummies, can be an extremely effective strategy for maintaining a peaceful frame of mind.

  • Readers' Choice

    Our 2020 Bud Bracket winner is Face on Fire from Fleur.

  • Issues

    After one of the most hotly anticipated nightlife debuts in recent history, KAOS officially reigns in Las Vegas.

  • Issues

    There are important distinctions between HOAs that accompany stand-alone homes and HOAs associated with condominium structures—mainly, what they each offer.

  • Readers' Choice

    Our 2019 Bud Bracket winner is Purple Punch from BaM.

  • Issues

    The once-transient nature of Las Vegas is changing, and the Valley is becoming a permanent home for more and more residents each year.

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    Of the changes we’ve seen in the past decade, the recovery of the housing market has been paramount to our growth as a community. Today’s ...

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    Looking for a healthier alternative to pain pills? Get approved for Nevada medical marijuana with an internet connection and a few minutes of your time.

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    The Palms today has far eclipsed the Palms we once knew, and it’s only just the beginning. Here is a look at what you’ll find ...

  • Issues

    Many of today’s retirees are living off defined benefit plans, such as Social Security or pensions, but an increasing number of future retirees will depend ...

  • Issues

    Here are some of the Valley’s current and upcoming freeway projects, and tips for dealing with them.

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    May kicks off National Bike Month—an opportunity to get outside, get moving and explore the Valley via bicycle. In Southern Nevada, there are more than ...

  • Issues

    Great cities don’t happen accidentally—they’re the result of careful planning, coordination and strategic regional design.

  • Issues

    Building wealth is not accomplished by finding a high-paying job or putting money into a savings account—it’s an undertaking that requires a clear objective, thoughtful ...

  • Issues

    With the recent announcement of Blink-182’s residency at the Palms and the 2018 lineup of musicians slated for an extended stay at MGM’s Park Theater, ...

  • Issues

    In an effort to propel technological advances in the transportation field, Google recently rolled out a service geared toward public transit. Their first partnership is ...

  • Issues

    Along with other benefits associated with public transportation, high-capacity transit offers one solution to a problem that plagues many Las Vegans: traffic congestion.

  • Issues

    For a business owner, the opportunity to grow his or her company is an exhilarating and sometimes precarious endeavor.

  • Issues

    Take the opportunity to lean into the Valentine’s Day classics and spoil your loved one senseless.

  • LV Weekly

    Fourth of July celebrations are a capstone of summer, especially here in Las Vegas. Pool parties, barbecues, day clubs, nightclubs and more—the options for a ...

  • Nightlife

    This buttery smooth, simple spirit is easy to sip on its own — and the addition of the espresso shot helps to further elevate the ...

  • Nightlife

    Inspired by the Greyhound — an ever-popular bar favorite — this cocktail makes upgrades in all the right places.

  • Nightlife

    Smoky tequila, cocoa crème liqueur, touches of refreshing citrus and a Nutella-rimmed glass — this cocktail is doing the most, and then some

  • Nightlife

    Smoky, spicy and subtly sweet — this cocktail hits all the right notes.

  • Nightlife

    Whether you’re a perfect gentleman, an aspiring gentleman or simply an appreciator of gentlemen — aren’t we all? — this libation is sure to please.

  • Great tastes from Ballast Point, the Bruery and an up-and-coming local operation.

  • From beer festivals to pairing dinners and UNLVino.

  • Reviewed: Goose Island's 312 Urban Pale and Urban Wheat ales.

  • It's not quite the bourbon its father is, but it's still damn good.

  • The hotel just tapped the keg on its first-ever Beer Weekend.

  • Mandalay Bay is taking brews to a higher level in September.

  • The only negative thing we can say is that it's much too easy to drink.

  • Sipping on fruity, fizzy cider and watching random, funny movie clips makes for a pretty fun Friday night.

  • The Downtown complex is about to get a whole lot more fun this summer.

  • The rest of Nevada is about to discover what Las Vegas already knows: We've got some great breweries.

  • It's an IPA ... that really isn't. And that hurts.

  • First, it's at the Springs Preserve. Second, there's lots of delicious beer.

  • Don't wait until next St. Patrick's Day to buy a bottle.

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    Caesars Entertainment’s top executive said the coronavirus pandemic hasn’t changed the company’s plans to sell a Las Vegas Strip casino, though it could ...

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    The Nevada Legislature passed a bill that would extend federally funded unemployment benefits by seven weeks and expand who qualifies for assistance.

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    The city of Las Vegas has issued a civil penalty against a hotel for hosting a faith-based campaign event for President Donald Trump that violated ...

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    A weekend in Vegas right now consists of gaming, eating and drinking, and maybe visiting the pool or spa or another attraction at your hotel.

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    The Nevada System of Higher Education’s chief of staff raised eyebrows today when he accused a regent of “child-speak” and threatened to “man-speak” if ...

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    olin Fukunaga, owner of Fukuburger in Chinatown, said third-party delivery companies operating in Southern Nevada have acted “like sharks swimming around a carcass” in misleading ...

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    The CEO of Tropicana’s parent company on Thursday hinted that the Las Vegas resort might not open as planned ...

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    In the face of the COVID-19 pandemic, Southern Nevada home prices continued to inch higher in July, according to a new report. The median price ...

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    Two proposed statewide initiatives failed to gather enough signatures to make the November ballot in Nevada, leaving five proposed constitutional amendments for voters to consider, ...

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    The first month casinos reopened, Las Vegas visitor volume for June was just over 1 million, down 70% from the same month a year ago, ...