Hank Greenspun, the power of the Sun
Nov09

Hank Greenspun, the power of the Sun

Herman Milton “Hank” Greenspun was one of the most influential people in Las Vegas after the Second World War. His life was a constant adventure… He was the owner of the Las Vegas Sun newspaper, he was involved in weapon transactions and in the Watergate scandal, he was an important real estate investor in the Las Vegas Valley, he was an important figure that influenced the development of Las Vegas.   Early...

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The Secrets of Casinos (XXVII)  Le Rêve, Wynn’s dream
Nov08

The Secrets of Casinos (XXVII) Le Rêve, Wynn’s dream

  Le Rêve – The Dream is probably the best live show of the last decade from the capital of entertainment, Las Vegas. This show is one of Steve Wynn’s accomplished dreams. What is Lê Reve? If you are looking for a sumptuous evening full of entertainment, do not look further than Le Rêve at Wynn Las Vegas. Le Rêve (in French, Dream) is an escape from reality, a brilliant story that takes you through passion and...

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(Română) MGM donează $3.000.000 victimelor din Las Vegas
Oct05

(Română) MGM donează $3.000.000 victimelor din Las Vegas

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Charles Pember “Pop” Squires – ”the Father” of Las Vegas
Aug14

Charles Pember “Pop” Squires – ”the Father” of Las Vegas

by Cristina Toderaș Few of us know that ”the father” of Las Vegas is Charles Pember Squires, native of Austin, Minnesota and that he spent over 50 years building, developing and promoting the Las Vegas city. Despite this fact, Charles Squires is mentioned by the history, rather as the editor and the owner of the Las Vegas Age newspaper. So, here below, we want to take a short trip in time to find out more about this character who...

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Caesars Plans New Las Vegas Developments After Bankruptcy Exit
Jul16

Caesars Plans New Las Vegas Developments After Bankruptcy Exit

Caesars Entertainment Corp. Chief Executive Officer Mark Frissora wants to develop more than 90 acres the company owns in Las Vegas, including land right in front of Caesars Palace, after its largest unit emerges from bankruptcy later this year. Caesars, the largest owner of casinos in the U.S., has struggled under a mountain of debt since a $30 billion leveraged buyout in 2008. In January of 2015, the company put its largest...

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