Las Vegas Business News

New station: Funding secured for Las Vegas Monorail expansion

The Las Vegas Monorail passes by the construction site for the Madison Square Garden (MSG) Sphere on Tuesday, July 23, 2019. The MSG Sphere is set to open in 2021.

The Las Vegas Monorail Co. has funds in place for a new station on the Strip that will provide transportation to the Sands Expo Center, the Venetian and ...

Hawaii resident hits for nearly $1 million on Madonna machine in downtown Las Vegas

An exterior view of Main Street Station in downtown Las Vegas Nov. 4, 2015

The winner, a long-time Boyd Gaming customer who chose to remain anonymous, hit the jackpot ...

US job openings slip 1.7% in August as labor market slows

U.S. job openings fell 1.7% in August and hires edged down, bolstering views that the labor market may lose momentum as economic uncertainty and a manufacturing recession squeeze employers ...

Cost of Las Vegas Convention Center expansion increasing

The "final" signed beam is lifted into place as Turner/Martin-Harris, joint venture contractor for the Las Vegas Convention Center District (LVCCD) expansion project, recognizes its tradespeople with the hoisting of a signed beam and celebratory lunch inside the new exhibit hall framework at the Las Vegas Convention Center on Tuesday, Aug. 20, 2019.

The price tag for the Las Vegas Convention Center expansion project is increasing ...

Home prices approach all-time highs for Southern Nevada

A for-sale sign is shown Dec. 2, 2011, in the Lakes neighborhood of Las Vegas.

The median price for an existing home in the Las Vegas area at the end of September was $310,000, according to a report released today by the ...

It's back: McDonald's to serve McRib in Las Vegas starting Oct. 14

McDonald’s is bringing back the McRib in the Las Vegas area starting Oct. 14, 2019, for a limited time

It's the first time in five years that the “tasty fan favorite slathered in tangy barbecue sauce and topped with slivered onions and pickles” has ...

Software platform built for aspiring entrepreneurs who don't know where to start

From left, Chris Baden, Travis Fox, Sean Malone and Melissa Malone, founders of Digital Genius Lab, pose for a portrait in Henderson on Thursday, Sept. 12, 2019.

Digital Genius Lab, its founders say, is “for the people, by the people” — a community driven by successful people who use it to earn a living as well as coach others through the process.

Coin slot machines offer old-school Vegas experience at El Cortez

General Manager Adam Wiesberg demonstrates winnings from a coin operated slot machine at El Cortez Casino Wednesday, Oct. 2, 2019.

During a recent morning at the El Cortez, Phyllis Henry heard a noise that has become all but extinct on Las Vegas casino floors. It was the ching-ching-ching of coins crashing down from a machine into a metal tray. In this case, it was ...

40 Under 40 Alumni: Suzanne Richardson

Suzanne Richardson

Suzanne Richardson is a former honoree of VEGAS INC's 40 Under 40 awards. We caught up with her ...

40 Under 40 Alumni: Kelly Dove

Kelly Dove

Kelly Dove is a former honoree of VEGAS INC's 40 Under 40 awards. We caught up with her ...

People on the Move: Oct. 7, 2019

In the People: Christie Eickelman, Ashton Ridley, Tiffany Hoven, Reed Gottesman, Jennifer Berres and more ...

Some neighbors wary of Henderson golf course redevelopment

A look at the shuttered Black Mountain Golf Club in Henderson, Sept. 25, 2019.

Some neighbors worry a planned housing development at the shuttered Black Mountain Golf Club in Henderson will detract from the character of their neighborhood and bring unwanted traffic. “We have a historic neighborhood and have been here a long time.”

Former schoolmates find their success running catering service in Las Vegas

Cut & Taste managing partners Jeremy Jordan, left, and Alex Barnett are interviewed at their under-construction catering facility near McCarran International Airport, Tuesday, Oct. 1, 2019.

Founded eight years ago, Cut and Taste is the brainchild of Adam Pusateri and Las Vegas native Jeremy Jordan. “We want to be known as the best caterer in Las Vegas,” Barnett said. That might be up for debate, but there’s no debating the company’s recent rise.

Software developer tops list of most in-demand jobs in Southern Nevada

Southern Nevada needs more software developers, managers and nurses, according to a workforce report released today. The product of a collaboration among the ...

Travelers again rank McCarran among top big airports

Terminal 3 is seen from McCarran International Airport's new air traffic control tower Tuesday, Oct. 18, 2016.

The Las Vegas airport slipped a bit but didn’t drop far in the latest J.D. Power and Associates customer satisfaction ranking for mega-airports in the U.S. and Canada. McCarran International Airport finished in ...