Vickie’s Diner departs, leaving behind a space with a storied history

Vickie’s Diner, one of the oldest in Las Vegas, closes on Sunday after the building’s landlord ordered the restaurant to vacate the building. The landlord gave the diner until August 26 close. Owner Vickie Kelesis’s uncle, Pete Kelesis, originally owned the restaurant that opened in 1955 inside White Cross Drugs. Legend tells of famous clientele…

The Italian restaurant on the Strip introduces the new event on Sunday night

The party vibe in Las Vegas certainly toned down during the coronavirus pandemic, with nightclubs remaining closed, pool parties converting to tamer pool lounges for adults only, and bars that don’t serve food forced to close. Still, some restaurant owners want to keep the party going with tweaks to the experience that still feel like a celebration. Lavo Italian Restaurant at the…

Coolinary New Orleans

August 1- September 13, 2020, restaurants across the Crescent City take part in the culinary extravaganza known as COOLinary. Some of New Orleans’ finest dining establishments participate by offering specially curated prix-fixe menus at unbeatable prices.  Cuisine is an integral part of the history, fabric and culture of New Orleans. Each summer, restaurants across the Crescent…

In This Time of Social Change, Can a Brand Also Be an Ally?

A symptom of brands sounding more and more like people is that we more frequently look to companies to mirror our ideologies. Coconut water is expected to clap back at people who pronounce a distaste for it on Twitter, it’s not surprising when Steak-Umm’s social media accounts rant about cognitive dissonance, or for Popeyes and Chick-fil-A to…

This Giant Candy Store In Las Vegas Serves Up Swedish Fish Martinis

What if you could combine your favorite childhood sweets with your favorite boozy ones? I Love Sugar in Las Vegas is a massive candy store that serves up large sugary drinks in every color of the rainbow. You can order your cocktail concoction that comes mixed with your choice of goodies for the ultimate sugar rush. This spot…

Wash Strawberries In Salt Water, Little Bugs Will Start To Crawl Out

Use saltwater!! A video on Tik Tok suggests there are tiny “worms” inside of our strawberries, and they only come out when you wash it in saltwater! Get a bowl, fill it with room temperature water and salt. Throw the berries in there and wait for about 30 mins. Then watch the “worms” crawl out!…