Las Vegas Travel News 03/29/2011
Strip shrouded in darkness in observance of Earth Hour – Sunday, March 27, 2011 | 12:22 a.m. – Las Vegas Sun
Las Vegas observed Earth Hour again this year. The pictures always very clearly show what I already know: This city uses way too much electricity. I appreciate that there is an effort made to show eco-awareness, but sometimes I wonder if Las Vegas in general is just a bit over the top.
Fashion students design prom dresses for deserving teens – Wednesday, March 23, 2011 | 9:48 p.m. – Las Vegas Sun
Loved this local story about how fashion students are helping make prom dresses for teens who can't necessarily afford them.
Donny & Marie Osmond: 500 Flamingo shows, new contract and changes – Wednesday, March 23, 2011 | 1:59 p.m. – Las Vegas Sun
Another Las Vegas show milestone!
Las Vegas No. 2 on list of country’s ’emptiest’ cities – Tuesday, March 22, 2011 | 12:38 p.m. – Las Vegas Sun
There are still lots of foreclosures and vacated homes in the Las Vegas valley, but the good news is that the numbers this year are better than last year.
Ten Reasons Dudes Should See Celine’s New Show | Las Vegas Blog
Celine is back in town, and even guys will find something to appreciate about her performance.
‘Chip Monk’ redeems gambling spoils left in collection plates – Saturday, March 19, 2011 | 2 a.m. – Las Vegas Sun
This is a fun story about a man who works as an organist in a church near the Las Vegas Strip.
Celebrity sightings: The best places to catch a glimpse of star power | Las Vegas Blogs
Here's a fun piece that some of you might enjoy. If you're hoping to run into a few celebs while you're in Las Vegas, take a peek at this article, which provides the hot spots in town to catch the stars.
Las Vegas Weekly : “Photos: 500 butterflies frolic in Bellagio’s spectacular spring display” by Robin Leach: Luxe Life
How spectacular does the spring botanical garden look? I can not wait to get down to the Strip to check this out for myself.
Zappos CEO envisions a new community downtown – Thursday, March 17, 2011 | 2:01 a.m. – Las Vegas Sun
I'm really proud that Zappo's calls Las Vegas home. This is just one reason why.
Photos: Celine Dion’s triumphant premiere wins raves from stars and fans – Wednesday, March 16, 2011 | 12:44 p.m. – Las Vegas Sun
Celine Dion had her opening performance in Las Vegas earlier this week, and signs indicate that her return is very welcome indeed. Here are a few pictures from the show.