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  • ‘Thrift Hunters’ unload ‘The Unsellables’ on Spike TV
    ‘Thrift Hunters’ unload ‘The Unsellables’ on Spike TV
    On last night’s episode of “Thrift Hunters,” with modern-day treasure hunters, Bryan Goodman and Jason T. Smith, viewers are taken on a journey to see just how cheaply they can buy stuff and then resell it at a profit on this...
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    Affordable things to do in Las Vegas
    Las Vegas is more than dinner, gambling and expensive entertainment, causing a vacation to the city that never sleeps to be rather expensive. There are some secrets held within the city that include free things to do when visiting. Some local...
  • The Las Vegas Strip
    5 tips for staying healthy in Vegas
    It’s difficult to say anything about Las Vegas that hasn’t already been said. The “City of Sin” has been immortalized in countless tails of debauchery and excess by renowned artists from Elvis to Lady Gaga and has played...
  • Giada1
    Personal touches, savory food make Giada a flavorful hit on the Vegas Strip
    “I eat a little bit of everything and not a lot of anything.”These are the words that famed celebrity chef and now restaurateur Giada De Laurentiis live by. But they are also the words that are etched in the lights throughout the...
  • Vegas in the Valley
    Vegas in the Valley - a casino styled charity event for adoptable pets
    Put on your best poker-face and join the Petopia Animal Rescue Adoption Center for Vegas in the Valley, an exciting evening of casino games and live entertainment to benefit animals in need. The event will take place on Saturday August 9 from 7 to...
  • Success of "Think Like a Man Too" shaking up Hollywood
    Success of "Think Like a Man Too" shaking up Hollywood
    The comedy sequel "Think Like a Man Too" has proven to be another hit for Sony Pictures, as the film landed in the top spot in its opening weekend, scoring $30 million at the box office, just edging out another sequel, "22 Jump...
  • 'Think Like a Man Too' official movie poster
    Couples learn lessons of the heart in 'Think Like a Man Too'
    Want to get some sound relationship advice this weekend? Well, catch the highly anticipated sequel, which was inspired by Steve Harvey’s best-selling book ‘Act Like a Lady, Think Like A Man’ in theaters nationwide.It is quite...
  • Anne on stage
    Everyday woman power
    In this series on powerful Chicago women — whether they were born in the Chicago area then moved away and accomplished great things elsewhere, lived their entire lives in Chicago or came to Chicago and made their mark — we have covered...
  • Collision Conference
    Collision Conference in Vegas Hosts Tech Startups and Investors
    What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. In the case of the Collision conference in downtown Vegas last week, that wasn't the case. Thousands of people showed up to check out the hottest new startups from around the world, listen to amazing...
  • Britney Spears walks Nicole Richie around the stage on a dog's leash.
    Britney Spears puts Nicole Richie on dog leash: Degrading walk across stage?
    Britney Spears put Nicole Richie at the end of a leash and walked Richie across the stage on all fours as part of Spears’ Vegas show. Richie was fitted with a spiked collar for the occasion and while some thought this was cool for Richie to...
  • Dot Vegas Domain Logo from 101Domain
    Dot Vegas (.Vegas) domains set to hit the net by summer 2014
    February 17, 2014 - Las Vegas will be making an even bigger impression on the virtual world when its top-level domain (TLD) is released later this year. The “.Vegas” domain is scheduled to take on .com, .net, .org, .co and other top...
  • Kristen Doute
    ‘Vanderpump Rules’ star Kristen Doute cheated before Tom did
    “Vanderpump Rules” star Kristen Doute finally came clean with her friends and boyfriend during the season finale, as she revealed that she had indeed been cheating on Tom during their relationship. And she did admit that she did cheat...
  • Harley Vegas
    Las Vegas Harley-Davidson dealership
    Las Vegas Harley-Davidson broke ground on a full-line Harley-Davidson dealership on the famed Las Vegas Strip. A custom Nevada Sesquicentennial-themed motorcycle celebrating the state’s 150th anniversary was revealed as part of the event,...
  • Sean E. Cooper
    The Coop Show at Planet Hollywood
    It's rare that I take the time to talk about shows in Las Vegas; mostly because the Social Media and online marketing for these shows and headliners are typically so poorly executed that it really doesn't merit mention in a column focused...
  • 'Last Vegas' official movie poster
    'Last Vegas' celebrates life
    Admittedly when you about a film where four friends take a trip to Las Vegas in celebration of the impending nuptials, you think of 'The Hangover' franchise. 'Last Vegas' is the geriatric version of that film with each of the stars...