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The Papillon Group offering limited helicopter seats for this Sunday’s Big Game

29 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

LIMITED SEATS REMAIN FOR SUNDAY’S BIG GAME VIA PAPILLON GRAND CANYON HELICOPTERS Need a ride for Sunday’s Big Game? A few seats remain for The Papillon Group’s privatized helicopter experience. The Seattle Seahawks will face the New England Patriots this Sunday at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. and there is a small window of opportunity to book this incredible ride to the biggest game of the year….

Safe and Natural Winter Detox: SuperFood for the Super Bowl and Beyond – Guacamole Recipe

29 Jan 2015, Posted by Jay in Business, Food & Dining, Health, Medical, News, Sports

Detox the Natural Way This Winter with a Little Help from PINES “Oh Baby, it’s cold outside!” For most of us in the snowbelt, we can say that almost every day during this coldest time of the year (January and February). The thought of hibernation frequently enters into our minds, especially those of us who may not be winter sports enthusiasts. Just the thought of stepping outside to face the…

Wally Backman Returns For Third Season As Manager of the Las Vegas 51s

29 Jan 2015, Posted by Jay in DownTown Las Vegas, Entertainment, Family, Food & Dining, News, Nightlife, On The Strip, Sports

  WALLY BACKMAN RETURNS FOR THIRD SEASON AS MANAGER OF THE LAS VEGAS 51S FOR THE 2015 CAMPAIGN JACK VOIGT NAMED HITTING COACH FRANK VIOLA RETURNS AS PITCHING COACH     The Las Vegas 51s professional baseball team of the Pacific Coast League (PCL), Triple-A affiliate of the New York Mets and the 2013 & 2014 Pacific Conference Southern Division Champions, announced today, in conjunction with the Mets Media Relations…

The Ultimate “Souper” Bowl Pulled Pork – Make Your Super Bowl Party A Big Hit With This Easy Recipe From Boulder Organic

28 Jan 2015, Posted by Jay in Business, Entertainment, Food & Dining, News, Nightlife, Sports

It’s the week before the Super Bowl and you’ve been tasked with bringing a dish to pass around for the Sunday afternoon festivities. While bringing a bag of chips and a jar of salsa is your typical M.O., the Super Bowl calls for a little more sustenance. Boulder Organic! (www.boulderorganicfoods.com) knows that for busy families, professionals and football fans, it can be hard to find the time to track down…

The Voice Winner Craig Wayne Boyd to Highlight Kobalt 400 Pre-race at Las Vegas Motor Speedway.

27 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in Entertainment, Sports

The Voice Winner Craig Wayne Boyd to Highlight Kobalt 400 Pre-race   Craig Wayne Boyd will put a smile on race fans’ faces prior to the start of the Kobalt 400 on March 8 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. The most recent winner of The Voice, Boyd will perform during pre-race festivities for the 18th annual NASCAR Sprint Cup Series event at LVMS. “Holy wow! Getting to be a part…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels Travel To Reno For Tuesday Governor’s Series Game

26 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

RUNNIN’ REBELS TRAVEL TO RENO FOR TUESDAY GAME Governor’s Series contest set for 7 p.m. on ESPN3   Coming off a 79-77 overtime win at home against Utah State on Saturday, the UNLV men’s basketball team will head north to Reno to face the Wolf Pack of Nevada, Reno, on Tuesday, Jan. 27 at 7 p.m. at Lawlor Events Center. The game is part of the Governor’s Series, presented by…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels Host Utah State Saturday At 5 PM

23 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

  RUNNIN’ REBELS HOST UTAH STATE SATURDAY Game scheduled for 5 p.m. at Thomas & Mack Center   The UNLV men’s basketball team will be at home at the Thomas & Mack Center for the second straight game as it hosts Utah State on Saturday, Jan. 24 at 5 p.m. The Runnin’ Rebels have lost three straight games – at Boise State on Jan. 13 in overtime (82-73), at San…

No Deflated Balls Here – Why Not Let Ole Smoky Moonshine Quarterback Your Super Bowl Party

23 Jan 2015, Posted by Jay in Business, Food & Dining, Marketing, News, Nightlife, Sports

  OLE SMOKY MOONSHINE QUARTERBACKS YOUR SUPER BOWL PARTY Super Bowl XLIX is making its way to the Southwest this year, but Ole Smoky Moonshine is ready to tackle the party. Ole Smoky has come up with the perfect party drink to keep your crew going strong through all four quarters – The Phoenix Fumble!   The Phoenix Fumble Recipe: 1.5 oz. of Ole Smoky Apple Pie Moonshine dropped in…

Big League Weekend – Oakland A’s vs Chicago Cubs, March 13-14 Individual Game Tickets On Sale Monday January 26th

21 Jan 2015, Posted by Jay in DownTown Las Vegas, Entertainment, Family, Food & Dining, News, On The Strip, Sports, Travel

  2015 BIG LEAGUE WEEKEND OAKLAND A’S VS. CHICAGO CUBS FRIDAY-SATURDAY MARCH 13-14 CASHMAN FIELD INDIVIDUAL GAME TICKETS ON SALE MONDAY, JANUARY 26 AT NOON   The Las Vegas Convention and Visitors Authority (LVCVA) and the Las Vegas 51s professional baseball team of the Pacific Coast League (PCL), Triple-A affiliate of the New York Mets, announced today that individual game tickets for the Major League Baseball exhibition games featuring the…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels Host New Mexico Wednesday At 8 PM

20 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

  RUNNIN’ REBELS TO HOST NEW MEXICO WEDNESDAY NIGHT Game at Thomas & Mack Center at 8 p.m.   After playing two straight games on the road, the UNLV men’s basketball team will be back at home at the Thomas & Mack Center to host New Mexico on Wednesday, Jan. 21 at 8 p.m. 5,000 Rally Towels, presented by Cox Communications, will be given to fans. The Runnin’ Rebels lost…

UNLV WOMEN’S SWIMMING AND DIVING NEWS: Wong Named MW Women’s Swimmer Of The Week

20 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

UNLV’S JESSICA WONG NAMED MW WOMEN’S SWIMMER OF THE WEEK UNLV junior Jessica Wong was named the Mountain West Swimmer of the Week on Monday after leading the Rebels to a six-point win over UC Santa Barbara last week, the league office announced today. It’s the first weekly honor of Wong’s career, and she is the first swimmer from the women’s squad to earn weekly honors this season.   A…

The Big Game Party at Silverton Casino Hotel

16 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in Entertainment, Sports

Football Fans Get Fired Up For The Big Game, Desert Duel Party at Silverton Casino Hotel WHO: Silverton Casino Hotel   WHAT: Silverton Casino Hotel’s Big Game, Desert Duel Party is the number one way to get a front row seat to the most anticipated football game of the year. Guests can enjoy all-you-can-eat while watching the Big Game with their fellow football fans and family. This year’s Big Game…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels At San Diego State Saturday Afternoon On CBS Sports Network

16 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

  RUNNIN’ REBELS AT SAN DIEGO STATE SATURDAY 3 p.m. PT game will be televised on CBS Sports Network   The UNLV men’s basketball team will play its second straight road game in Mountain West play this Saturday, Jan. 17, at San Diego State at 3 p.m. After snapping a three-game losing streak by defeating San José State, 74-40, at the Thomas & Mack Center last Saturday, the Runnin’ Rebels…

Fusion Wrap – Functional and Fashionable – Review of The Original Patent Pending Zipper On Waist/Hip Wrap

15 Jan 2015, Posted by Jay in Business, Design, Fashion & Style, Fitness, News, Reviews, Shopping, Sports, Travel

Vegas24Seven tried out a Fusion-Wrap and they are fantastic. We’ve all have had that time when what we’re wearing didn’t have pockets enough to haul our cargo. No matter what the occasion, event or activity these work great. The pockets were great for carrying our keys, i.d, money, wallet and even a .380 and some extra ammo. I’m a decent sized guy and the Fusion-Wrap fit me quite well. My…

Fly to Big Game Via Papillon Grand Canyon Helicopters

14 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

FEBRUARY, FLY TO THE BIG GAME VIA PAPILLON GRAND CANYON HELICOPTERS Arrive at the big game like no one else will. For a limited number of guests, The Papillon Group is offering a privatized helicopter experience for the Big Game on Sunday, Feb. 1 that will take place at the University of Phoenix Stadium in Glendale, Ariz. From nearly anywhere in the Scottsdale area, Papillon will pick up guests via…

Fremont Street Experience to Start 2015 with a SlotZilla Charity Challenge with the Firefighters of Southern Nevada

14 Jan 2015, Posted by Jay in Casinos, Charity Events, DownTown Las Vegas, Entertainment, Family, News, Nightlife, On The Strip, Sports

100% of SlotZilla™ Revenue to Benefit  Firefighters of Southern Nevada Burn Foundation on Jan. 15 Fremont Street Experience will be kicking off their first SlotZilla Charity Challenge of 2015 by partnering with the Firefighters of Southern Nevada. They will be donating 100% of SlotZilla revenue to the Firefighters of Southern Nevada Burn Foundation on Thursday, January 15 from noon to 6 p.m. The event will feature firefighters and chiefs from…

South Point Hotel and Casino Hosts Las Vegas’ Premier Basketball Rivalry During Big City Showdown Rematch Between Findlay College Prep and Bishop Gorman

12 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in Sports

South Point Hotel and Casino Hosts Las Vegas’ Premier Basketball Rivalry During Big City Showdown Rematch Between Findlay College Prep and Bishop Gorman Saturday, Jan. 24 at 2 p.m.   South Point Hotel hosts the sixth annual Big City Showdown (BCS), sponsored by Findlay Toyota, as Las Vegas’ top high school basketball teams, Findlay College Prep and Bishop Gorman, take the court for the season’s most anticipated basketball match on…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Governor’s Series Game Against UNR Set For Wednesday At 8 PM At Thomas & Mack

06 Jan 2015, Posted by admin in News, Sports

UNLV BACK HOME TO HOST NEVADA, RENO WEDNESDAY NIGHTGovernor’s Series game set for 8 p.m. at Thomas & Mack Center After closing out the toughest stretch of schedule in UNLV men’s basketball history, playing three top-15 teams plus a trip to Laramie, Wyo., in a 16-day span, the Runnin’ Rebels will get back to Mountain West play on Wednesday, Jan. 7, against intrastate rival Nevada, Reno, at 8 p.m. at…

Mandalay Bay Resort Entertainment Listings

31 Dec 2014, Posted by admin in Entertainment, Nightlife, On The Strip, Sports

Mandalay Bay Resort Entertainment Listings MANDALAY BAY EVENTS CENTER WWE For the first time in more than two years the WWE returns to the Mandalay Bay Events Center Saturday, Jan. 17. See WWE Superstar favorites including Kane, Dean Ambrose, Roman Reigns, Bray Wyatt, The WWE Divas, and many more. Date: Saturday, Jan. 17 Time: 7:30 p.m. Prices: $20, $35, $75 and $105 Buy: Tickets are now on sale at any…

MGM Grand Hotel Entertainment Listings

31 Dec 2014, Posted by admin in Music, Nightlife, On The Strip, Sports

MGM GRAND Entertainment Listings  MGM GRAND GARDEN ARENA JUSTIN TIMBERLAKE Justin Timberlake will bring The 20/20 Experience World Tour back to the MGM Grand Garden Arena for his final tour dates. In March 2013, the GRAMMY and Emmy Award-winning artist released The 20/20 Experience Part 1 of 2 which was certified double platinum in the U.S. and earned Timberlake the biggest first-week sales for a male artist in five years. The…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Christian Wood Earns More National Recognition

30 Dec 2014, Posted by admin in News, Sports

  CHRISTIAN WOOD EARNS MORE NATIONAL RECOGNITIONUSBWA and NBCSports.com also selects UNLV sophomore forward as National Player of the Week   UNLV sophomore Christian Wood was named the U.S. Basketball Writers Association’s and NBCSports.com’s National Player of the Week on Tuesday. The Mountain West and CBSSports.com selected him as Player of the Week on Monday.   Wood, a 6-foot-11-inch forward from Long Beach, Calif., recorded back-to-back double-doubles while averaging 23.0 points, 12.0…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels To Host No. 3 Arizona Tuesday Night At TMC

22 Dec 2014, Posted by admin in News, Sports

RUNNIN’ REBELS TO HOST NO. 3 ARIZONA TUESDAY NIGHT AT TMCUNLV in midst of playing three top-15 teams in 16 days, toughest stretch in program history   The UNLV men’s basketball team will host No. 3 Arizona on Tuesday, Dec. 23 at 7 p.m. at the Thomas & Mack Center. The Runnin’ Rebels are in the mist of their toughest stretch of schedule in program history as they are facing…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels To Face No. 14 Utah At MGM Grand Saturday Night

19 Dec 2014, Posted by admin in News, Sports

  RUNNIN’ REBELS TO FACE NO. 14 UTAH AT MGM GRAND SATURDAY NIGHTUNLV men’s basketball’s first game on Las Vegas Strip begins toughest stretch in program history   For the first time in program history, the UNLV men’s basketball team will be playing on the Las Vegas Strip as it competes in the 2014 MGM Grand Showcase on Saturday, Dec. 20. The event, which also features No. 15 Oklahoma and…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels Back At Thomas & Mack Center Wednesday Against Portland

16 Dec 2014, Posted by admin in News, Sports

RUNNIN’ REBELS BACK AT THOMAS & MACK CENTER ON WEDNESDAYUNLV will host Portland at 7:30 p.m. in first game at home arena since Nov. 29, part of doubleheader with women’s basketball   Now that the National Finals Rodeo has completed, the UNLV men’s basketball team (6-2) will be back in the Thomas & Mack Center on Wednesday, Dec. 17, at 7:30 p.m. against Portland (7-2). The game is part of…

Win Private Concert from Recording Artist Aloe Blacc in Starkey Hearing Foundation’s Video Contest – New PSA From Seattle Seahawks Fullback Derrick Coleman

13 Dec 2014, Posted by Jay in Audio, Celebrity, Charity Events, Family, Giveaway, Medical, News, Sports, Video

Listen Carefully Contest Challenges Students to Create a PSA About Noise-Induced Hearing Loss, Which Affects 1 in 6 American teens   To raise awareness about noise-induced hearing loss in teens, Listen Carefully, a Starkey Hearing Foundation program, launched a national video contest today challenging middle school and high school students (ages 13-18) to create public service announcements (PSAs) about the importance of hearing protection. The winning student(s) and their school…

UNLV ATHLETICS NEWS: Rebels Ready For Tuesday’s Winter Commencement

12 Dec 2014, Posted by admin in News, Sports

REBELS READY FOR TUESDAY’S WINTER COMMENCEMENT 19 UNLV student-athletes eligible to walk in graduation ceremony at Thomas & Mack Center  Nineteen UNLV student-athletes are eligible to take part in Tuesday’s annual Winter Commencement Ceremonies on campus. The list includes Rebels who wrapped up their course work this semester or will in Spring 2015. Some graduates, such as Andrew Oberg (football) and Jordan Hardy (track & field), have remaining eligibility and…

HELLYEAH BLOOD FOR BLOOD TOUR KICKS OFF IN LAS VEGAS FEBRUARY 6TH 2015 AT BROOKLYN BOWL WITH SPECIAL GUESTS DEVOUR THE DAY AND LIKE A STORM

11 Dec 2014, Posted by Jay in Audio, Entertainment, Food & Dining, Music, News, Nightlife, On The Strip, Sports, Travel, Video

Heavy hitting HELLYEAH is headling their 2015 BLOOD FOR BLOOD tour in support of their 2104 release. Working on the undercard last year HELLYEAH will come out swinging hard in 2015 with support from Devour The Day and Like A Storm. There’s no better way to get this raucous tour started than to kick it off at Brooklyn Bowl in Sin City February 6th 2015. Presale tickets are available from http://hellyeahband.com/ and http://vegas.brooklynbowl.com/ and…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels Head Back Out On Road To Play South Dakota Saturday

10 Dec 2014, Posted by admin in News, Sports

RUNNIN’ REBELS HEAD BACK OUT ON ROAD TO PLAY SOUTH DAKOTAUNLV and Coyotes will play at Sioux Falls’ Sanford Pentagon on Saturday   After defeating Saint Katherine, 113-53, on Friday, Dec. 5, at the Orleans Arena in Las Vegas, the UNLV men’s basketball team (5-2) has had a week without games to concentrate on final exams. The Runnin’ Rebels’ “Rodeo Road Trip” will continue this weekend with a game in…

UNLV MEN’S BASKETBALL NEWS: Runnin’ Rebels To Play Saint Katherine Friday Night At Orleans Arena

05 Dec 2014, Posted by admin in News, Sports

RUNNIN’ REBELS TO PLAY SAINT KATHERINE FRIDAY NIGHTTip is scheduled for 7 p.m. at Orleans Arena   After having its two-game win streak snapped on Wednesday night at Arizona State, the UNLV men’s basketball team won’t have to wait long to get back on the court. The Runnin’ Rebels will play Saint Katherine on Friday, Dec. 5, at 7 p.m. at Orleans Arena in Las Vegas.  The Runnin’ Rebels, who…

National Finals Rodeo – Ram Rodeo Series In Las Vegas December 4th through 13th – Visit The Ram Truck Center Onsite – Thomas and Mack Center

02 Dec 2014, Posted by Jay in Business, Entertainment, Family, News, Nightlife, Sports, Travel

  The Ram Rodeo Series Rides Into Town From Horses To Horsepower – Saddle Up With The Ram Truck Brand For over 30 years the Ram Truck brand has been an avid sponsor of the sport of rodeo. The Ram Rodeo Series was established in 1981 to assist U.S. Ram Truck dealers in showcasing new products through the venue of rodeo. Ram does more than sponsor rodeos on behalf of…