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Favorite Las Vegas Blog/News site?

Discussion in 'Misc. Vegas Chat' started by kewidogg, May 13, 2019.

  1. kewidogg

    kewidogg Low-Roller

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    I used to frequently read VegasChatter, but I see it's been transformed into...I don't know what. Not sure when that happened, 1 or 2 years ago.

    Does anyone have anything they frequently read that is updated often?

    Vital Vegas seems the closest to a regularly updated page for what I'm looking for
     
  2. UKFanatic

    UKFanatic The Arbiter of Taste Caviar Kid

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  3. ken2v

    ken2v This Space For Rent

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    VMB. I'm not sure what's going on at LVA these days. The problem I have with several of the blogs I've checked out is that the contributors seem to think heaven pays out for scoops but then many of the scoops are little better than what folks should scoop up after taking their dogs to the park.
     
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  4. tringlomane

    tringlomane STP Addicted Beer Snob

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    VMB. This forum keeps up with Vegas news very well, imo. None of the sites that are strictly devoted to Vegas news stories have really appealed to me.
     
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  5. MikeOPensacola

    MikeOPensacola VIP Whale

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    VMB. The knowledge base here is phenomenal. IMHO, there isn’t another site/blog that even approaches the breadth and depth of the knowledge here.

    :peace: :beer:
     
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  6. Geogran

    Geogran gamblin grandma

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    You mean there’s another Vegas site out there beside VMB? :eek:

    Well I never...:rolleyes:
     
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  8. FYMYAWF

    FYMYAWF It's not a bender, it's a lifestyle.

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    Vital, though the blog is pretty slow these days, Scott's more focused I'd say on his Twitter feed now which is great. If it's Vegas-news-worthy it's usually there. Or here.
     
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  9. tex55

    tex55 High-Roller

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    There used to be many choices, but most have gone by the wayside (VegasChatter, VegasBright,etc.). I come here every day.
     
  10. Don the Dentist

    Don the Dentist LV resident

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    The forums on LVA really suck any more, but otherwise good info.
    VMB is very good with a wide range of topics.
     
  11. tmoney25

    tmoney25 High-Roller

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    I check VMB, VitalVegas (blog and tweets) on a daily basis. I check VegasChanges every couple of weeks if/when I remember.
     
  12. kewidogg

    kewidogg Low-Roller

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    Thanks all! Of course I browse VMB, but it's tough to weed out Las Vegas News (not like local news, but stuff like Vegas chatter or Vital Vegas type stores, new restaurants/clubs/in depth looks a pools or gambling on the strip, stuff like that).

    VMB has all this, but it also has 1000 threads "Should I stay 1 night in Luxor or 1 night in Excalibur?" stuff that's been answered a thousand times and other kind of silly conversations that can only have subjective or anecdotal answers.

    Not that I don't enjoy those are partake, but I also like condensed "news" :wiggle:
     
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    LVRJ. They always have the scoop on the latest news
     
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  14. hail2skins

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    On a daily basis, as mentioned by others, Vital Vegas Twitter page is probably the best.

    I think Tim and Michele Dressen's Five Hundy by Midnight podcast is a good one that provides a weekly synopsis of Vegas happenings.
     
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    VMB. The only Vegas website I'll ever need.
     
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    rooster42000 Patriots #1

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    VMB forever.:nworthy::nworthy::peace:
     
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  17. mikeyvegas1

    mikeyvegas1 High-Roller

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    I have googled for stories on las vegas more then a few times and now I get regular news articles updates on my phone in my google news feed.
     
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    Vital Vegas and Vegaschanges.com
     
  19. Ten_On_The_End

    Ten_On_The_End Low-Roller

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    I used to read the Review Journal every day online but now they limit the number of articles you can see without paying. Plus no comments on the stories anymore.

    https://www.reviewjournal.com/

    Now I go to the local Fox station but they have a limited number of news articles. Lot of local politics.

    https://www.fox5vegas.com/

    I am always shocked by the number of traffic deaths in the news in Vegas. Nearly every day someone gets killed. Not sure if you're looking for news or message boards but I read both since they have different content.
     
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  20. Robdude

    Robdude Low-Roller

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    Vegaschanges is a great site. It's pretty up to date and posts more frequently than Vitalvegas.

    And, of course VMB is the best of the best.
     
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