Rural Nevada: Independent Spirit Alive and Well

Rural Nevada seems to be rebounding in most communities that were hit the hardest, and recovering in a very positive manner.

Nevada’s rural economies are microcosms of the state’s economy, each with its own characteristics, strengths and weaknesses. While the rest of the country experienced the economic downturn, several of Nevada’s northeastern rural counties barely even blinked. As the economy dove and gold prices rose, mining counties like Elko are just now catching their breath as… [More…]

Las Vegas Continues as Prime Destination for Professional Bowling

The South Point Hotel and Casino in Las Vegas will be the home for some of the nation’s biggest bowling events. Last week, South Point, the United States Bowling Congress (USBC), Las Vegas Events (LVE), and the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) announced a 12-year deal to host several annual USBC events, including the… [More…]

Las Vegas Rolls a Strike with 12-Year Deal to Host USBC Championship Events at South Point Hotel and Casino

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LAS VEGAS – Today, South Point Hotel and Casino, the United States Bowling Congress (USBC), Las Vegas Events (LVE), and the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) announced a 12-year deal to host several annual USBC events, including the USBC Open Championships and USBC Women’s Championships, both citywide and inside a new, $30 million bowling… [More…]

Major Agreement Will Be Unveiled Involving South Point Hotel, United States Bowling Congress, Las Vegas Events and Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority Tuesday, April 30

South Point Hotel, Casino & Spa

WHAT: South Point Hotel and Casino, the United States Bowling Congress (USBC), Las Vegas Events (LVE) and the Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) will hold a press conference announcing a major agreement projected to generate hundreds of millions of dollars in economic impact within Clark County. WHO: Stu Upson, executive director of USBC Rossi Ralenkotter, president and CEO… [More…]

Stars Celebrate Quincy Jones and Sir Michael Caine’s 80th Birthday

Keep Memory Alive's 17th Annual "Power Of Love Gala" Celebrating The 80th Birthdays of Quincy Jones And Sir Michael Caine - Inside

STARS CELEBRATE QUINCY JONES AND SIR MICHAEL CAINE’S 80TH BIRTHDAY AT KEEP MEMORY ALIVE’S 17TH ANNUAL “POWER OF LOVE” GALA IN LAS VEGAS Event Honored Entertainment Icons and Raised Funds for Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health LAS VEGAS— Some of the biggest names in the entertainment industry celebrated the 80th birthday of Quincy Jones and… [More…]

Tourism: Welcome Back

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Nevada’s travel and tourism industry employs one-third of the state’s population. From hospitality to gaming and from the “What happens in Vegas Stays in Vegas” campaign to Northern Nevada being America’s Adventure Place, the Silver State has been promoted as a world class destination. At the same time, “diversify” has become the State’s battle cry… [More…]