With a Little Luck

With a Little Luck

James Darren was a tall, dark and good looking Italian kid from Philly who came up through the acting ranks, first making his mark in teen-themed films in the late 1950s. Since More»

Everyday Humor

Everyday Humor

Mike Marvell has always been one of those guys with one foot firmly planted in reality and the other on a comedy stage making people laugh. The Wisconsin native has always been More»

Reaching New Heights

Reaching New Heights

Winter is a great time in the Tri-state to opt outside and explore the beautiful landscape that surrounds us. Wandering the desert can be an opportune outlet to get some fresh air More»

Edgy Blues

Edgy Blues

Like country music often requires a fiddle in the band, blues music needs a harmonica guy — but then lots of music could use a harmonica guy. Yes, mad guitar skills are More»

America’s Sweetheart

At only 12 years old, Darci Lynne Farmer won season 12 of NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” by receiving the most votes for a final performance in the history of the show. The singer/ventriloquist impressed audiences across America with her sweetheart disposition and ridiculously crazy talent larger than even herself.

Politically Incorrect

When comedians Bruce Williams and Terry Ree first came on the scene, political correctness wasn’t a “thing,” but ranting politics was definitely their thing.
They didn’t necessarily take sides — they took aim at everybody. If individuals were in the public eye and they were caught doing something stupid, their actions were fair game. Williams & Ree not only made fun of these people and earned laughs at their expense, they might even have written one of their saucy little ditties about the situation — and their audiences were laughing their butts off.

Folk Finds Its Way

Peter, Paul and Mary were more than one of the most popular groups emerging from the folk music scene in the early 1960s, they carried the torch for social change. Their contributions didn’t stop at simply delivering hit song after hit song, written by some of the most dynamic artists of the day — like Bob Dylan and his world-changing lyrics. Their perfectly blended voices seemed to be the calming force during some of the most turbulent of times. The relevance of their words strikes a chord to this day.

Meet the Manager: Sean Holden

New to the Golden Nugget, but certainly not new to the industry, is Director of Casino Operations Sean Holden, who joined the team in October.
Holden has been in various positions in the casino industry for more than 30 years, after making a move to the Las Vegas area from his hometown in Texas.