Las Vegas Travel News 06/17/2011
City Council approves Zappos downtown deal changes, gets ‘flash mobbed’ – Wednesday, June 15, 2011 | 1:34 p.m. – VEGAS INC
Las Vegas has approved the move of Zappos … and in response, the employees flash mobbed the city council! Love it!
Summertime, And The Specials Are Frequent || VegasChatter
A few Las Vegas summertime specials to bookmark.
‘Today’ show, Al Roker surprise Culinary Academy with $1.5 million in gifts – Tuesday, June 14, 2011 | 6:31 a.m. – Las Vegas Sun
The Las Vegas Culinary Academy, which trains thousands of hospitality employees each year, was awarded a huge cash donation from The Today Show!
6 questions for Shania Twain on her Caesars Palace run – Tuesday, June 14, 2011 | 1:55 a.m. – Las Vegas Sun
Shania Twain will have a run at Caesars Palace this year. Here are her thoughts on the concert series.
No implosions here: Vegas’ oldest buildings | Las Vegas Blogs
It doesn't always have to do with the biggest, most glamorous and NEWEST buildings in Las Vegas. Here is a peek back in time at some of the buildings in Las Vegas with a legacy.
Is the Cosmopolitan too big to fail? – VEGAS INC
It usually takes a few years for Las Vegas hotels to show a profit. Can The Cosmopolitan make that happen?
Nevada at No. 6 in ranking of most ‘free’ states – Friday, June 10, 2011 | 2:42 p.m. – Las Vegas Sun
Live free … move to Nevada!
Oodles of noodles | Las Vegas Blogs
What's not to love about a bowl from of noodles for comfort food? Here's where you'll find them in Las Vegas.
Local favorite Firefly won’t reopen at the Plaza – VEGAS INC
Perhaps the worst news I've read all month … One of the very best restaurants in all of Las Vegas won't be reopening when The Plaza reopens. This is a loss for all of Las Vegas.
Behind the Scenes: Flair Bartending in Vegas | Las Vegas Blogs
Drinks made by flair bartenders aren't only fun to drink ~ the bartenders are entertaining to watch!