We know. You’re probably thumb-typing “Nanny State” right now as you drive down the road. And we feel your pain: not texting while driving a half-ton hunk of steel at 70 mph will probably impede your work productivity, to say nothing of decimating your social life. Still, it’s time to keep one eye on the road. Starting Jan. 1, you can get a $50 ticket for a first-time offense, and officers will start pulling people over in October to offer no-fee reminders. Thank Sen. Shirley Breeden, D-Las Vegas, for sponsoring this one, and try to see the upside—or at least the road in front of you.
A Peek at Life Is Beautiful 2017
Get to know the Life Is Beautiful acts. Learn about Downtown's new kaleidoscopic murals. Find tips on how to navigate schedule conflicts. And see what's on the mouthwatering menu. Here is Vegas Seven's guide to tasting, seeing and hearing all the festival has to offer, from the first afternoon set to the final headliner.
Best of the City 2017
Our eighth annual celebration of all things Las Vegas, from the best casino comebacks to irresistible pot products