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MGM plans tailgating for events at resorts near Las Vegas stadium - Las Vegas Review-Journal

MGM plans tailgating for events at resorts near Las Vegas stadium    Las Vegas Review-Journal MGM Resorts International plans to take advantage of the proximity of the Las Vegas stadium to three of its resorts by hosting pregame and post-game tailgating ...

Grasshopper Invasion of Las Vegas May Last Weeks, Experts Say - The New York Times

Grasshopper Invasion of Las Vegas May Last Weeks, Experts Say    The New York Times An unusually wet year is responsible for the biblical-seeming swarm of pallid-winged grasshoppers, according to entomologists.

VIDEO VAULT | First pedestrian bridge connects the Las Vegas Strip - News3LV

VIDEO VAULT | First pedestrian bridge connects the Las Vegas Strip    News3LV Pedestrian bridges are taken for granted along the Strip these days. But when the concept first emerged in the early 1990s, it was exciting! News 3 was there ...

The gorgeous pilot, the knockout round girls and two beauty queens. Just another fight night in Vegas - Sports Interactive Network Philippines

The gorgeous pilot, the knockout round girls and two beauty queens. Just another fight night in Vegas    Sports Interactive Network Philippines CHICAGO — As soon as the elevator doors parted at the 26th floor of the MGM Hotel's West Tower, I immediately sniffed the expensive perfume, the ...

“Hello Kitty Mini Cafe Pop-Up opens on the Strip on Friday - Eater Vegas” plus 1 more

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“Hello Kitty Mini Cafe Pop-Up opens on the Strip on Friday - Eater Vegas” plus 1 more Hello Kitty Mini Cafe Pop-Up opens on the Strip on Friday - Eater Vegas Posted: 08 Jul 2019 12:00 AM PDT Hello Kitty Cafe has spent years sending its rolling food truck to Las Vegas filled with adorable water bottles, pastries, and more. Now the cafe becomes semi-permanent when it opens at The Park between New York-New York and Park MGM on Friday. Sanrio dubs this version a Mini Cafe Pop-Up, sitting outdoors on the plaza across from Beerhaus . The outdoor cafe brings all things Hello Kitty and Las Vegas, with collectible merchandise and treats that are exclusive to the outpost. The festivities kick off on Friday, July 12, at 11 a.m. with a special appearance by Hello Kitty, plus a small gift with purchase for the first 50 customers. The new Hello Kitty Cafe Las Vegas pop-up will be the first of its kind in Nevada after the wild success of its sister

“MGM Resorts CEO Promises Decision on Selling Properties by Fall - Yahoo Finance” plus 1 more

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“MGM Resorts CEO Promises Decision on Selling Properties by Fall - Yahoo Finance” plus 1 more MGM Resorts CEO Promises Decision on Selling Properties by Fall - Yahoo Finance Posted: 26 Jul 2019 02:00 AM PDT View photos (Bloomberg) -- Jim Murren, chief executive officer of MGM Resorts International, has worked hard to please his cranky shareholders.He's cut costs, eliminating more than 1,000 jobs. Under investor pressure, he sold most of MGM's properties to a real estate investment trust in a lease-back deal. And he welcomed Corvex Management founder Keith Meister, a Carl Icahn protege, to his board after the hedge fund built up a nearly 4% stake in the Las Vegas casino company.Now Murren may be on the verge of unloading the company's most iconic Vegas properties -- the namesake MGM Grand and the Bellagio. Since January, Meister and two other board members have been reviewing MGM's real estate holdings, with an e

City of Las Vegas announces lane restrictions around Circa Hotel site - FOX5 Las Vegas

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City of Las Vegas announces lane restrictions around Circa Hotel site - FOX5 Las Vegas City of Las Vegas announces lane restrictions around Circa Hotel site - FOX5 Las Vegas Posted: 31 Jul 2019 10:54 AM PDT (Circa Las Vegas) LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -- The City of Las Vegas announced lane restrictions on Main Street around the site of the Circa Hotel starting on Aug. 5. "Construction materials delivery and staging for the Circa Hotel project and parking garage will cause 24-hour lane restrictions on Main Street between Carson and Ogden avenues," the city said in a statement. The closures were scheduled to last until Nov. 1. At least one lane, north and southbound, will be open at all times, according to the city. Motorists were advised to use Las Vegas Boulevard, northbound Fourth Street, Casino Center Boulevard or Grand Central Parkway as alternative routes.  Owners of the Circa Hotel ho

“MGM Resorts CEO Promises Decision on Selling Properties by Fall - Yahoo Finance” plus 1 more

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“MGM Resorts CEO Promises Decision on Selling Properties by Fall - Yahoo Finance” plus 1 more MGM Resorts CEO Promises Decision on Selling Properties by Fall - Yahoo Finance Posted: 26 Jul 2019 02:00 AM PDT View photos (Bloomberg) -- Jim Murren, chief executive officer of MGM Resorts International, has worked hard to please his cranky shareholders.He's cut costs, eliminating more than 1,000 jobs. Under investor pressure, he sold most of MGM's properties to a real estate investment trust in a lease-back deal. And he welcomed Corvex Management founder Keith Meister, a Carl Icahn protege, to his board after the hedge fund built up a nearly 4% stake in the Las Vegas casino company.Now Murren may be on the verge of unloading the company's most iconic Vegas properties -- the namesake MGM Grand and the Bellagio. Since January, Meister and two other board members have been reviewing MGM's real estate holdings, with an e

VIDEO VAULT | First pedestrian bridge connects the Las Vegas Strip - News3LV

VIDEO VAULT | First pedestrian bridge connects the Las Vegas Strip    News3LV LAS VEGAS (KSNV) — Pedestrian bridges are taken for granted along the Strip these days. But when the concept first emerged in the early 1990s, it was ...

The gorgeous pilot, the knockout round girls and two beauty queens. Just another fight night in Vegas - Sports Interactive Network Philippines

The gorgeous pilot, the knockout round girls and two beauty queens. Just another fight night in Vegas    Sports Interactive Network Philippines CHICAGO — As soon as the elevator doors parted at the 26th floor of the MGM Hotel's West Tower, I immediately sniffed the expensive perfume, the ...

MGM Resorts International Reports Second Quarter Financial And Operating Results - Yahoo Finance

MGM Resorts International Reports Second Quarter Financial And Operating Results    Yahoo Finance LAS VEGAS, July 25, 2019 /PRNewswire/ -- MGM Resorts International (MGM) ("MGM Resorts" or the "Company") today reported financial results for the quarter ...

MGM Springfield hosts resource fair for veterans - WWLP.com

MGM Springfield hosts resource fair for veterans    WWLP.com MGM Springfield welcomed veterans with displays listing the dozens of employment opportunities now available at the hotel/casino complex in downtown ...

“The Very Best Of Las Vegas 2019 For Every Budget - Forbes” plus 2 more

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“The Very Best Of Las Vegas 2019 For Every Budget - Forbes” plus 2 more The Very Best Of Las Vegas 2019 For Every Budget - Forbes Legal Sports Betting Legislation Sports Betting Business And Stories - Sports Handle MGM Resorts recognized for food recovery efforts - Waste Today Magazine The Very Best Of Las Vegas 2019 For Every Budget - Forbes Posted: 18 Feb 2019 12:00 AM PST Las Vegas Boulevard - aka "The Strip" - draws tens of millions of visitors from all over the world each year. Getty Las Vegas remains a perennial favorite for leisure and business travelers, and its fans - myself included - look forward to every visit. It's one of the most exciting and entertaining cites in the world, has arguably America's best food scene, and there is a lot to see and do. But at the same time, there is no place I get so many questions about in terms of where to stay, where to eat and the like, and i