THE STRIP— Although the Grand Bazaar Shops slung open its doors for the first time promptly at 9:30 a.m. on February 26, work was far from finished on many of the restaurants and shops within, including the much anticipated Wahlburgers. Looks like fans the eponymous A&E reality show still have quite some waiting to do.
Next read: Eater.com's America's 21 essential hamburgers.
THE STRIP— Ever wonder what it's like to be a Pawn Star? We haven't either, but from the sound of it, it's a pretty sweet deal. Pawn Star favorite Chumlee is making his DJ debut at Ghostbar at the Palms, and his recently released rider includes demands for dinner at N9NE Steakhouse, "beautiful waitresses to escort him to the stage," Girl Scout cookies, and a $25,000 hotel suite.
SOUTHEAST— Seems as if Vegas has a serious case of the measles. Earlier this month, three cases of measles were tied to an Emeril's New Orleans Fish House employee, and now comes news that the health district is recommending that anyone who visited the Chili's Grill & Bar at 7530 Las Vegas Blvd. S. at the Las Vegas Premium Outlets South between 2:30 p.m. and 7 p.m., on Sunday, Feb. 22 check their immunization status. Yikes.