Monthly Archives: March 2020

Virus halting work on MSG Sphere project on Las Vegas Strip

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on March 31, 2020
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Madison Square Garden Co. says it is suspending construction on its MSG Sphere project on the Strip because of the coronavirus outbreak, acknowledging the entertainment ...

Hold the rice: Couples scramble to reschedule Las Vegas weddings

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on March 30, 2020
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Logan Charnell was worried that his leave from Barksdale Air Force Base in Louisiana might not happen due to the coronavirus outbreak, but he held out hope that he could get away. He had an important personal mission ...

The Notes: March 30, 2020

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on March 30, 2020
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In the Notes: Colliers International Las Vegas, PureStar, E&E Home Watch, Helix Electric, Aristocrat, Comprehensive Cancer Centers, Nigro Construction, Nevada State Bank and more ...

Marijuana deliveries skyrocket during coronavirus crisis

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on March 29, 2020
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Before the coronavirus outbreak, Thrive Cannabis Marketplace in North Las Vegas was making about three dozen deliveries a day ...

Las Vegas resort companies providing equipment to hospitals, law enforcement

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on March 27, 2020
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Las Vegas resort companies are donating personal protective equipment to hospitals and law enforcement agencies ...

Sisolak: Science, not politics, will determine when businesses reopen

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on March 26, 2020
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Gov. Steve Sisolak said the decision on when to reopen Nevada businesses closed amid the coronavirus pandemic will be based on medical guidance and not politics, despite ...

Program encourages owners to secure, beautify shuttered businesses

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on March 26, 2020
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The city of Las Vegas has announced a program to encourage business owners to secure and beautify their buildings while closed during the coronavirus crisis. Businesses that safeguard their buildings during ...

Las Vegas lets restaurants make curbside alcohol sales with food

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on March 26, 2020
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Las Vegas will allow restaurants offering curbside food service to sell alcoholic beverages as well, the city announced in a statement. The city plans to issue an “alcohol time-limited permit” for the next 30 days, with ...

Casino companies step up with food donations for victims of pandemic

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on March 24, 2020
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As Las Vegas casinos sit empty during a 30-day statewide shutdown out of coronavirus concerns, resort companies have turned to philanthropic efforts, donating food that would have otherwise gone unused.

The Notes: Philanthropy, March 23, 2020

Posted by Las Vegas Sun Stories: Business and Economy on March 23, 2020
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In the Notes: Financial Executives International, Make-A-Wish Southern Nevada, Health Plan of Nevada, United Citizens Foundation, Miracle Mile Shops, Nevada State Bank and more ...