Las Vegas Business News

Stratosphere, Arizona Charlie’s purchase likely to clear final hurdle

The Stratosphere on Las Vegas Blvd on September 30, 2015.

The company that owns PT’s Pubs will likely get the final approval it needs to purchase the company that owns the Stratosphere and three other Nevada casinos today at ...

Enclave special events venue marks opening with shooting victim fundraiser

The Enclave, a multipurpose special events venue on Eastern Avenue near Russell Road, features the Vivace Rooftop Deck.

Enclave, a three-story 75,000-square-foot multi-purpose special events venue on Eastern Avenue near Russell Road, will mark its completion on Thursday night with the opening of its 5,000-square-foot Vivace Rooftop Deck. ...

Energy, climate expert says there's reason for optimism — despite Trump

President Donald Trump speaks about the U.S. role in the Paris climate change accord, Thursday, June 1, 2017, in the Rose Garden of the White House in Washington.

The answer to climate change and energy is complicated, Samantha Gross says, and lies somewhere deep between the extremes. One size doesn’t fit all because ...

How Nevada Gaming Control Board helped investigation of shooter Paddock

The broken window from the 32nd floor of Mandalay bay, where Stephen Paddock shot at civilians attending the Route 91 Festival, is seen through palm trees, Tuesday. Oct 3, 2017.

As the search for motives got underway, Gaming Control Board agents were asked to see what, if any, information they could discover about Paddock ...

Mecum to offer 1,000 cars for first auction in Las Vegas

A company that has staged several successful motorcycle auctions in Las Vegas will be back next month with its first sale for car collectors in the valley. Mecum Auctions announced that its event, scheduled for ...

San Antonio Stars moving to Las Vegas, bought by MGM Resorts

In this July 12, 2017, file photo, San Antonio Stars' Kayla McBride laughs with head coach Vickie Johnson during the second half of a WNBA basketball game against the Indiana Fever in Indianapolis.

Las Vegas is getting a WNBA franchise. The San Antonio Stars are moving to the gambling mecca after being bought by MGM Resorts International, the league said Tuesday. "Las Vegas has ...

Construction manager hired for Resorts World casino on Strip

The Resorts World site is shown Wednesday, Jan. 11, 2017. The site, on The Strip south of Circus Circus, was formerly the site of the Stardust hotel casino.

Resorts World, the long-delayed casino project on the Strip, may be moving forward. The company today announced it hired a construction manager; last week, the Clark County Building Department approved multiple permits and ...

The Notes: Philanthropy, Oct. 15-21

In the Notes: Thermo Fisher, Patrick Kelley Youth Foundation, Nathan Adelson Hospice, Andson, Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health, Metro Pizza and more ...

The Data: Oct. 15-21

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Four tips to help you gear up for the golden years

While it’s great to see that most small-business owners are thinking ahead and saving for the future, other areas also should be addressed when preparing for retirement.

Marketing exec: ‘As the shopper changes and technology advances, malls will need to adjust’

Jamie Lamphere is a one-woman marketing machine for Galleria at Sunset.

The commercial marketing director at Forest City Commercial Management, which owns the Galleria at Sunset mall, talks about being a single working mother, the future of shopping malls in America and the latest offerings at Galleria at Sunset.

Las Vegas company evolves the online rummage sale

AdYoYo is a startup app company and is big on office communication.

This business, owned by Ofir Ventura and Yuliya Kisselyova, was created to take the online marketplace to the next level. Its goal is to prevent people from purchasing products they think are perfect, only to discover serious flaws upon delivery.

The List: Trade and professional organizations (companies), Oct. 15, 2017

Find out about trade and professional organizations. This week, we rank them by number of member companies as of Oct. 1 ...

The List: Trade and professional organizations (individuals), Oct. 15, 2017

Find out about trade and professional organizations. This week, we rank them by number of individual members as of Oct. 1 ...

The nerd economy: Stock is rising for people once considered social outcasts, and savvy businesses are cashing in

An attendee looks over cards for sale during the Magic: The Gathering Grand Prix event Thursday, June 15, 2017, at the Las Vegas Convention Center. Magic: The Gathering is a fantasy-based trading card game which is played by over 20 million people world wide and the Las Vegas grand prix event will draw an estimated 3500 for the main event.

This town already loves nerds, and nerds love it, as evidenced by the brisk business done at attractions such as the Marvel Avengers STATION events, including Amazing Las Vegas Comic Con, RollerCon, the Magic: The Gathering convention and the annual “Star Trek” convention; as well as year-round businesses such as Bad Owl Coffee and the Millennium Fandom Bar.